Magnificent Moments Contest

Prize Rules & Regulations

YYZ Travel’s Magnificent Moments Contest (“The Contest”) commences at 2:00 pm EST on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 and closes at 5:00 pm EST on Thursday, March 20, 2014 (the “Contest Period”).

1.            Eligibility

The Contest is open to all Canadian residents (except residents of Quebec), having attained the age of majority according to the law of the province in which they reside. Employees of YYZ Travel Group and its subsidiaries and affiliates, and their immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they live) or persons living in the same households of such employees, whether or not related are not eligible.

2.            How To Enter

•            No Purchase Necessary.

•           To enter, visit and log in with your Facebook account. Click on “Magnificent Moments” tab. Begin by clicking ‘Like’. Fill out your contact information, upload your photo and include a brief description.
•            Limit of one contest entry per person per contest period.

3.            Prize Sponsor

The contest prize is sponsored by Grand Velas Riviera Maya and shall be referred to as Prize Sponsor herein.

4.            Prize

There will be one (1) Grand Prize to be won, consisting of:

Prize Details:

–          One all-inclusive 7-night land stay  for two at the Grand Velas Riviera Maya in Mexico

Approximate retail value of the trip is $4500USD per person and may vary depending on stay period. Prize is for land stay only. Winner and his/her guest are responsible for purchasing airfare to Mexico. Travel must be taken between May 1st, 2014 and December 19, 2014. Prize is valid only during the travel period stated and no further extension will be made. Any unused portion of the prize is non-refundable. Reservation needs to be done a minimum 30 days prior to arrival date, subject to availability and not valid during holiday periods. Black out period of July 13, 2014 – August 16, 2014 applies. A gratuities charge of $ $20 USD, per person, per night applies and is mandatory. Cancellations must be done 7 days prior to arrival otherwise a one night penalty will apply.  The winner and his/her travel guest must be Canadian residents to qualify for the prize. The winner and his/her travel guests must travel during the same period. The winner and his/her travel guests must have the right to enter Mexico. The winner and his/her travel guest must present valid identification with photograph upon check-in.  A minimum of one person, either the prize winner or one of the travel guests, must hold a valid credit card to cover any incidentals or any other requirement that may be required at the hotel. Airfare to Mexico, ground transfers to the hotel and from the winner and/or travelling guest’s residence and designated airport, and all other expenses not specified herein, including but not limited to telephone or fax, gratuities, optional tours, taxes and fees, insurance, medical travel documents, personal expenses, and any other costs not specifically stated herein as being included, are the sole responsibility of the winner and his/her guests.  No extensions will be permitted and the prize cannot be exchanged, transferred or substituted for cash. The prize winner shall not be entitled to receive, in cash, certificate or otherwise, the balance of any amount representing the difference of the prize retail value and actual cost.

Prize winner waives all recourse against Prize Sponsor or YYZ Travel Group if services offered do not prove to be entirely satisfactory.

5.            The Winner

After the contest closes on March 20, 2014, all eligible entries will be collected and winner will be chosen by YYZ Travel. YYZ Travel, in its sole and absolute discretion, will choose the winner of this contest based upon subjective determination as to the participant submitting the best “magnificent moment” photo and description.

6.            Winner Notification

A YYZ Travel Group representative will attempt to contact the potential winner by telephone within three (3) business days after the contest closes. Proof of identification must be provided upon request.Before being awarded the prize, the potential winner will be required to sign a declaration and release form stating that he/she has read, understood and complied with these official contest rules, grants all consents required as contemplated in these Contest Rules, authorizes YYZ Travel Group to broadcast, publish and disseminate his/her name and photograph, in connection with any promotion or publicity, and/or for federal news, entertainment and information purposes at no compensation to the potential winner, accepts the prize as offered and releases YYZ Travel Group from any and all liability of any kind arising out of the potential winner’s participation in this contest and receipt and use of the prize. In the event that the potential winner is not eligible, cannot be contacted by YYZ Travel Group within ten (10) business days following the draw, does not correctly answer the mathematical skill-testing question within the time limit, does not sign and return the release within the specified time, YYZ Travel Group shall have the right to disqualify that potential winner and to draw an alternate potential winner and YYZ Travel Group shall be fully and completely released and discharged from any liability or responsibility in this.

The contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and local laws and regulations.

This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook©. You understand that you are providing your information to YYZ Travel Group and not to Facebook©.

YYZ Travel Group is not responsible for typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of this Contest, including, but not limited to, errors in advertising, the official contest rules, the selection and announcement of winners, or the distribution of the prize.

Terms and Conditions

In consideration of the awarding of the Prize to me following Verification, I hereby:

a. accept the Prize and acknowledge that the Prize is as described in the Rules and Regulations;

b. you are providing your information to YYZ Travel Group and not Facebook. The information you provide will only be used to contact the winner (except upon signing up for email communication)

c. fully discharge and release YYZ Travel Group, their respective affiliates, franchisees and advertising and promotional agencies; their respective directors, officers, employees, representatives and agents; and their respective heirs, executors, administrators, personal representatives, successors and assigns, from any and all claims, demands, payments, actions, or causes of action whatsoever for damages, loss or injury, howsoever arising as a result of my participating in the Contest and accepting the Prize which I or my heirs, executors, administrators, personal representatives, successors or assigns may now or hereafter have against them or any of them;

d. Consent to the use of my name, comments and any photograph and/or any video image taken of me and/or the Prize by or on behalf YYZ Travel Group and/or its/their affiliates and/or their advertising and promotional agencies without compensation or other liability to me or my heirs, executors, administrators, personal representatives, successors or assigns.

e. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding this contest will be directed to YYZ Travel Group, not Facebook

f. I declare that:

g. I have complied with, and will comply with all the Rules and Regulations of the Contest, and have answered the skill-testing question in the manner prescribed;

ii. I am an individual resident of the province indicated above;

iii. the terms of the Rules and Regulations and this Release Form shall apply to and be binding on me and my heirs, executors, administrators, personal representatives, successors and assigns.