Grand Prize Contest Rules

Win a Trip for 2 (two) to Quepos, Costa Rica


1. ELIGIBILITY: Win a Trip to Quepos, Costa Rica is open to all legal residents of Canada who are at least 18 years of age and have made a financial donation to the CIUT-FM Spring 2018 “The Sound of Your City’ membership drive campaign. Employees, officers, directors and agents of CIUT-FM and any promotional partner or prize provider and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, sales representatives, wholesalers, distributors, printers, and advertising and promotion agencies and members of the immediate families (parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and households of each, whether related or not related, are not eligible to participate.

2. HOW TO ENTER: Promotion starts on Monday, May 7th, 2018 at 12:00:00 pm, Eastern Daylight Savings Time (EDST) and ends on Sunday, July 15th at 11:59:00, Eastern Daylight Standard Time (EDST).

3. Finalists will be selected based on those that have donated and/or have honoured their pledge by 11:59:00 Eastern Daylight Standard Time (EDST) on or about July 15th at 11:59:00 EDST.

One (1) grand prize winner will be selected from those that have made a donation to the CIUT-FM The Sound of Your City membership drive by July 15th, 2018 at 11:59:00 pm. The winner will receive Economy class round-trip air for two (2) people from Toronto (YYZ) only.

One (1) Round-trip coach air transportation for winner and one (1) guest.

Six (6) night’s accommodation in Quepos, Costa Rica at the Serenity Boutique Hotel.

Total Approximate Retail Value of all prizes is approximately CDN $2,500.00– and actual value may vary. CIUT-FM and any Sponsor will not be liable for more than the stated number of prizes. Prizes are As Is. No substitutions, cash redemption, or transfers of prizes permitted by winners. Taxes are included on airfare and hotel. All other taxes are solely the winner’s responsibility. Odds of winning depend on the number of donors acquired during the duration of the membership drive. The prize will be distributed by a representative of CIUT-FM of the randomly selected winner.

4. WINNER NOTFICATIONS: The winner will be announced on or about July 20, 2018. Winner will be notified via email. Winner must contact CIUT-FM to claim their prize within three (3) business days after the date of notification of such Prize. In the event that a potential Prize Winner does not respond within three (3) business days of being contacted, the potential Prize Winner will be disqualified and an alternate Prize Winner will be selected from among the remaining applicable Eligible Entries received. Potential winners may be required to complete and where lawful, a Publicity/Liability Release within three (3) business days of being contacted.

5. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Promotion Parties are not responsible for error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware, or software malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of or failure to receive entry, winner(s) or other giveaway information by Sponsor or entrants for any reason whatsoever. Additionally, Promotion Parties bear no liability for acts of force majeure or other acts which interfere in the intended proper administration, operation and fulfillment of this Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any individual found, in its sole opinion, to be tampering or attempting to tamper with the operation of the Promotion; to be acting in violation of these Official Rules; to be acting with the intent to disrupt the normal operation of this Promotion; or to be otherwise acting in an unsportsmanlike manner.

6. GOVERNING LAW: By participating in sponsor’s Promotion, each entrant (donor)and prize winner agrees that to the extent permitted by applicable law: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with the giveaway, or any prize awarded, will be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards will be limited to actual third-party, out-of-pocket costs incurred (if any), but in no event will attorneys’ fees be awarded or recoverable; (3) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY ENTRANT OR PRIZE WINNER BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN ANY AWARD FOR, AND ENTRANT HEREBY KNOWINGLY AND EXPRESSLY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO SEEK PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS AND/OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN ACTUAL OUT OF POCKET EXPENSES, AND/OR ANY RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED; AND (4) ENTRANT AND PRIZE WINNERS REMEDIES ARE LIMITED TO A CLAIM FOR MONEY DAMAGES (IF ANY) AND ENTRANT IRREVOCABLY WAIVES ANY RIGHT TO SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR EQUITABLE RELIEF; if any provision or provisions of these official rules shall be held to be invalid, illegal, unenforceable or in conflict with the law, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not in any way be affected or impaired thereby; and entrants shall be bound by these official rules.

7. RELEASE: By participating, entrants (donors) agree (a) that Sponsor and Promotion Parties are released, will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by entrants against any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind to person(s), including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in this Promotion or any Promotion-related activities, including any travel related thereto and (b) except where legally prohibited, winners grant (and agree to confirm that grant in writing) permission to Sponsor and those acting under their respective authority the right to the use of his/her name, picture, likeness, persona, voice, image, biographical information and statements, at any time or times, for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes without additional compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide in perpetuity, and on the Internet and World Wide Web, without notice, review or approval, unless prohibited by law.

8. GENERAL: This Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, provincial, and local laws. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.

9. WINNER LIST: For the name of the winner, available after, July 20, 2018 visit for details.

10. FACEBOOK CLAUSE: This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. By entering this Promotion, entrants fully release Facebook from any liability. You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used in connection with this Promotion and by Sponsor for contact purposes generally. As such, please direct any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion to the Sponsor.

11. BLACKOUT PERIODS for trip for two are applicable from May 15 to October 30, 2018 and December 01, 2018 to March 30, 2019.

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