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Terms and Conditions
This contest is open to legal residents of Canada (excluding Quebec) who have reached the age of majority in their province or territory of residence as of June 1st, 2016. Contest closes at 11pm (PST) Thursday June 30, 2016. The contest sponsors are The Flight Shops, Inc. dba FLIGHT CENTRE (“FLIGHT CENTRE”), GOGO Worldwide Vacations and Visit California (together referred to as “Contest Sponsors”), Visit California, Visit Santa Barbara, Greater Palm Springs Convention and Visitors and
San Diego Tourism Authority. The following persons and their dependents are not eligible to enter or win: The Flight Shops Inc. dba FLIGHT CENTRE, Visit California, Visit Santa Barbara, Greater Palm Springs Convention and Visitors and
San Diego Tourism Authority GOGO Worldwide Vacations, FC Associates, Corporate Traveller, FCm Travel Solutions, Stage and Screen Travel Services, and their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertisers, sponsors, advertising and promotion agencies, and the immediate families (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) of each of the above.
There are two (2) prizes to be won of a trip for two (2) persons to California (valued at $3,000 USD), courtesy of Flight Centre, GOGO Worldwide Vacations and Visit California.
The offering from GOGO Worldwide Vacations includes: Culinary trip - roundtrip Los Angeles flights, 2 nights hotel in in Los Angeles at the W Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, 2 nights hotel in in Santa Barbara at the Hyatt Santa Barbara and 5-day car rental with unlimited mileage. Outdoors trip - flights into Palm Springs, Out of San Diego, 2 nights hotel in Palm Springs at the Hyatt Regency Indian Wells, 2 nights hotel in San Diego at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay and 5-day car rental with unlimited mileage. Details of the aforementioned will be shared with winner upon confirmation and acceptance of prize. In regards to GOGO Worldwide Vacations component, actual prize may be the similar to original prize. Actual hotels and details are subject to change based on availability and travel dates chosen by winner. Cancellation penalties apply and vary between supplier, hotel, tour operator, time of travel and cancellation. Subject to local taxes, fees and surcharges, and insurance.
All prize trips are subject to availability and are based on the standard and/or lowest hotel room category. Redemption will be facilitated through the FLIGHT CENTRE marketing department.
Winners must be qualified to accept prize including minimum age requirements as well as a valid driver’s license for the car hire portion of the trip.
This prize must be taken as offered and is neither transferable nor redeemable for cash. No prize substitutions are permitted except by FLIGHT CENTRE as may be necessary due to unavailability, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. All incidental expenses associated with collection, redemption, and usage of prize are the responsibility of the winner. No changes are permitted once the booking has been confirmed.
All applicable fees, such as airport/departure taxes, security charges or other third party fees, taxes or charges are the sole responsibility of the bearer of the ticket. Additional costs such as spending money and activities while in destination are not included in this prize.
Travellers must have comprehensive travel insurance, organized before travel departure. Insurance can be arranged and purchased through Flight Centre.
This prize ticket is not transferable, not refundable and not redeemable for cash.
Frequent flyer mileage accumulation is not permitted.
Stopovers are not permitted.
How to Enter
To enter participant must complete the contest entry form on the contest page https://www.flightcentre.ca/vacations/california/contest and enter the following details: full name, departure city, province, and email address between 5am PST June 1st, 2016 and 11pm PST June 30th, 2016. By checking the opt-in box on the entry form, you give consent to receiving marketing correspondence from Flight Centre via email (unless you unclick the checkbox on the entry form). If you do not want to receive this you can unsubscribe after receiving the first e-newsletter. By sharing this contest via Social Media from the contest page, entrants can boost their chances of winning.
Any duplicate entries in addition to the original entry, with the same email address, first and last name, and/or contact phone number will be removed at the discretion of Flight Centre. In the event of a dispute, entries received shall be submitted by the “Authorized Account Holder” of the e – mail address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e – mail address by an internet access provider, on – line service provider or other organization (e.g. business, educational institution, etc. ) that is responsible for assigning e – mail address for the domain associated with the submitted e – mail address.
No purchase necessary. LIMIT one entry per person.
The contest begins on Friday June 3rd, 2016 at 5am PST and entries close on Thursday June 30th, at 11pm PST (the "Contest Closing date"). The random draw will be made within seven (7) days of the Contest Closing Date at our Vancouver Head Office. The selected entrant will be contacted email within seven (7) days of the closing date.
How to Win
All eligible entries received during the contest period will be put into a random draw. Prizes must be accepted as awarded. Contest sponsors reserve the right to substitute any prize in whole or part in the event that all or any component of a prize or prizes are unavailable in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded.
Terms and Conditions
All entrants confirm their compliance with these official contest rules by submitting their entry. In order to be declared the winner, potential winner must first correctly answer, unaided, a time limited mathematical skill testing administered by FLIGHT CENTRE before being awarded the Prize.
The Winner must respond, and confirm their mailing address, within seven (7) days from the date of the notification attempt, after this it will be assumed to be invalid and a new Winner will be selected. If any prize notification, or any prize, is returned as undeliverable, the prize will be awarded to an alternate Winner from the pool of entries. Prize will be arranged directly with the Winners within thirty (30) days of the Winner's response.
Before being awarded the Winner, potential winner will be required to sign and return within the time stipulated by FLIGHT CENTRE, a full release and indemnity form stating he/she has read and understood the official Terms and Conditions. In the event that the potential winner does not comply with all of the provisions as contemplated in these Terms and Conditions, FLIGHT CENTRE shall have right to disqualify potential winner and draw an alternate potential winner and the Contest Sponsors shall be fully and completely released and discharged from any liability or responsibility in this regard.
By accepting a prize, the winner agrees to FLIGHT CENTRE and its designees’ use of their name/s and /or photograph for advertising and publicity purposes without compensation. FLIGHT CENTRE reserves the right to cancel or modify the contest if fraud or technical failures compromise the integrity of the contest as determined by FLIGHT CENTRE in its sole discretion.
The Contest Sponsors’ promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You are providing your information to flightcentre.ca and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used for competition purposes unless states otherwise at the time of a promotion. Winner of this competition will be published on our blog: www.flightcentre.ca/blog as well as our social channels.
The selected entrant for the Grand Prize Package (the “Winner”) and his or her guest shall be responsible for all insurance (including without limitation, travel and medical insurance) for the duration of the trip (the “Grand Prize Period”), ground transportation to and from the Winner’s place of residence to the closest international airport, gratuities, all meals, applicable taxes, pre and/or post tour accommodations if applicable, optional excursions, spending money, entrance fees, and overweight baggage fees if required, ground transportation to and from the airport, incidentals and any and all other expenses not specified in the above description of the Grand Prize Package. Winner and guest must follow all instructions of the Sponsors and facility staff or participation in the Grand Prize Package may be forfeited, in whole or in part. Winner and guest must travel together and depart from the same location. Winner and guest are responsible for ensuring that all travel papers (including but not limited to passport and travel visas) required for travel to the Destination are in good order, and are valid prior to, and for the entire duration of, the Grand Prize Period.
Entrants agree to abide by these Official Rules and by the decisions of FLIGHT CENTRE whose decisions are final. Failure to comply with these rules may result in disqualification from these promotions. FLIGHT CENTRE reserves the right to permanently disqualify any person it believes has intentionally violated these rules. By entering, each participant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and Regulations and the decisions of the Contest Sponsors, which shall be final. By participating in any FLIGHT CENTRE giveaway, each participant agrees to release and hold the Contest Sponsors and their employees, officers, directors, agents, representatives of the Contest Sponsors, their advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, and legal advisors, harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind in connection with the giveaways; or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use of any prize, including without limitation, personal injury, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy.
FLIGHT CENTRE is not responsible for any lost, late, stolen, illegible, incomplete, mutilated, misdirected or postage due rule requests any associated information as a result of prize claim/s. Proof of identification and eligibility will be required before claiming the prize. This includes Name, Residential Address and Birth date.
Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws and regulations.
Frequency of Entries, Use of Multiple Email Addresses & Posting in Public Forums
Only one entry per Authorized Account Holder will be counted. Selection of Winners and Notification Winner will be selected from the list of eligible entries for any given competition/giveaway. The decision will be final and no correspondence will be entered into. The Winner must respond, and confirm their mailing address, within seven (7) days from the date of the notification attempt, after this it will be assumed to be invalid and a new Winner will be selected. If any prize notification, or any prize, is returned as undeliverable, the prize will be awarded to an alternate Winner from the pool of entries. Prize will be arranged directly with the Winner within thirty (30) days of the Winner's response.
Winner assumes all liability for any damages caused or claimed to be caused by participation or by any prize, and release the Contest Sponsors. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission to use Winner's name, city and Province (e.g. Jane Doe Vancouver, BC) for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity without additional compensation. FLIGHT CENTRE guarantees that the personal details, including email address, of entrants will not be publicized, rented or sold - unless express permission has been given by the entrant.
Your Chances of Winning
Chances of winning are determined by the total number of Entries completed online at https://www.flightcentre.ca/vacations/california/contest. All provincial and local laws and regulations apply. In the event that any giveaway is compromised in any way, electronically or otherwise, that is beyond the control of FLIGHT CENTRE, we reserve the right to withdraw the giveaway and award the prize from among entries received prior to the date of the withdrawal.
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