Win A Winter Adventure In The Whiteshell
With over 150,000 photos tagged with #exploremb on Instagram, we know no one does a better job showing off Manitoba than the people who live here. Now you can share your favourite Manitoba photos and videos for your chance to win a winter trip to the Whiteshell Provincial Park.
How It Works
Every Monday morning from November 14 to December 19 our Instagram account (@travelmanitoba) will share a weekly theme. Post your best related content from Monday to Sunday with the hashtag #igwhiteshell and #exploremb for your chance to enter.
Photos don't need to be new, but must be reposted during the contest period to qualify. There are no limits to how often you can submit photos under these hashtags, but please include both #igwhiteshell and #exploremb to qualify.
Three finalists will be chosen each week by Travel Manitoba to be featured on our blog. Four winners will be chosen from these finalists to receive the grand prize.
What You Win
A wintery day in Winnipeg, including breakfast at the RAW: Almond skate-up brunch and a night at Inn at the Forks.
A two-night stay at the gorgeous Falcon Trails Resort, with a host of outdoor activities in the Whiteshell.
Follow along with us as we reveal more details!
Keep checking back as we share each week's finalists and their winning images.
Grand Prize winners will be announced January 2nd
Full contest rules and regulations below.
1. The “Winter in the Whiteshell” (the “Contest”) provides residents of Canada who have attained the age of majority in their jurisdiction with a chance to win a trip to the Whiteshell.
2.1 The Contest begins at 9:00:00 a.m. Central Time (CT) on, November 14, 2016 and closes at 9:00:00 a.m. CT on December 19, 2016, (the “Contest Period”).
3.1 The Contest is sponsored by Travel Manitoba and is open to residents of Canada (the “Country”) who have attained the age of majority and reside in the Country, with the exception of the employees, agents and representatives of Travel Manitoba the Contest Sponsor and any of the Contest Partners’ subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers of goods, prizes and services related to the Contest, any other persons directly related to the holding and or/sponsorship of this Contest, as well as their immediate family (father, mother, brothers, sisters, children), their legal or common-law spouse and any individuals with whom they reside.
3.2 The Contest Sponsor, in its complete discretion, may disqualify any individual from participation in the Contest (a “Participant”) and/or may refuse to award a prize under the Contest to any Participant where he/she has registered or attempted to register for the Contest by: a) Providing false and/or misleading information; and/or) Any means which would prejudice other Participants in the Contest, whether contrary to the Contest Rules and Regulations or through fraudulent and/ or illegal means;
HOW TO ENTER
4.1 No purchase is required for Participants to enter the Contest.
4.2 To enter the Contest, you must follow the steps below:
a.) Upload a photo to a non-private Instagram account between November 14 9:00 am CT and December 19 9:00 CT according to weekly themes
b.) Hashtag the image #exploremb and #igwhiteshell
c.) Optional – Tell us a little bit about your photo
DRAWS AND PRIZES PRIZES
5.1 The following prizes are offered to Participants under the Contest: one 3 night stay in the Whiteshell
ODDS OF WINNING
6.1 The odds of winning Prizes will depend upon and will vary according to the total number of eligible entries received during the Contest Period.
SELECTION OF WINNERS
7.1. The selection for the Grand Prize will take place at the head office of Travel Manitoba, on January 2, 2017. Four individuals will be chosen from the pool of finalists (as selected each week) by representatives of the Contest Sponsor (the “Judges”).
DELIVERY OF GRAND PRIZE
8.1 The potential winner of the Grand Prize will be notified by the the Judges via social media. If the judges do not hear back from the winners within 2 weeks of the Grand Prize Draw Date, such potential winner shall be disqualified by the Judges at 11:59:59 p.m. Central Time (CT) on January 16, 2017 and another random draw shall take place at such time and place as determined by the Judges.
8.2 The winner of the Grand Prize must accept the Grand Prize was awarded and may not transfer the Grand Prize to another person, or substitute for another Prize.
8.3 The winner is responsible to transportation to and from Winnipeg
8.4 Trip dates are subject to change by Travel Manitoba
GENERAL RULES AND CONDITIONS
10.1 The Contest Sponsor will not be responsible for any Contest entries that are lost, destroyed, misdirected, incomplete, and illegible or delayed for any reason.
10.2 The Contest Sponsor may at its sole discretion make Prize substitutions of equivalent kind and value to the Prizes in the event of unavailability of any of the Prizes for reasons beyond the Contest Sponsor’s control.
10.3 Any person who registers or attempts to register in the Contest by providing false and/or misleading information; and/or by any means which would prejudice other Participants in the Contest, whether contrary to the Contest Rules and Regulations or through fraudulent and/ or illegal means will be automatically disqualified from the Contest and may be subject to prosecution.
10.4 All Prize entries are subject to verification by the Contest Sponsor. Any such entry that is illegible, incomplete, and fraudulent, mutilated, reproduced by hand or mechanically, sent or submitted late shall automatically be disqualified and will not entitle the Participant to the Prize.
10.5 Decisions by the Contest Sponsor with respect to the Contest are final and binding on all matters of fact, interpretation, eligibility and procedure.
10.6 By entering this contest, the winners of the Prizes authorize the Contest Sponsor and its agents to publish and/or broadcast his/her name, likeness, photograph, place of residence, voice and/or any statement made in connection with winning the Prizes, without compensation of any kind other than the Prize awarded. The winners of the Prizes will be required to execute a consent allowing publication and/or broadcast of his or her name, likeness, voice, statements and photographs without compensation.
10.7. The Contest Sponsor is not responsible for website loading, screening or posting errors, software, hardware, mail, telephone, network or server errors and reserve the right to modify, cancel, terminate, or suspend the Contest in whole or in part, at its sole discretion, in the event a virus, computer bug, unauthorized human intervention, or any other occurrence beyond their control corrupts or adversely affects the administration, security, impartiality or normal operation of the Contest.
10.9 The Contest Sponsor reserves the right to modify the Rules and Regulations of the Contest without materially affecting the terms and conditions thereof.
11.1 For the purposes of these Rules and Regulations, the Participant is the person whose name appears on the postcard or policy underlying a Contest entry. This is the person who will be awarded the Grand Prize and declared a winner.
11.2 The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws and regulations.
11.3 These Rules and Regulations govern the Contest and must be followed. In the event of any discrepancy between these Rules and Regulations and any other material, these Rules and Regulations prevail to the extent of the inconsistency.
11.4 The Contest Sponsor, the Contest Partners and their agents and affiliates are collecting personal information about Contest Participants for the purpose of administering this Contest and shall not use and/or disclose such personal information for any purpose other than to administer the Contest unless express consent is otherwise obtained from the Participants and/or the winner of a Prize.
11.5 The value of the Prizes is not dependent upon the number of Contest entries received.
INDEMNIFICATION AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY BY ENTERING THE CONTEST, EACH INDIVIDUAL AGREES TO INDEMNIFY, RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE CONTEST SPONSOR, THE CONTEST PARTNERS AND THEIR PARENT, AFFILIATE AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES, THE FACEBOOK PLATFORM, ADMINISTRATOR, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL AGENCIES, LAW FIRMS, AND ALL THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS FROM ANY LIABILITY, DAMAGES, LOSSES OR INJURY RESULTING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM THAT ENTRANT’S PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST AND THE ACCEPTANCE, USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE THAT MAY BE WON. NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE CONDITION, FITNESS OR MERCHANTABILITY OF THE PRIZE ARE MADE BY ANY PARTY. CONTEST SPONSOR, CONTEST PARTNERS, AND THEIR PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL AGENCIES, LAW FIRMS, AND ALL THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ANY LIABILITY FOR DAMAGE TO ANY COMPUTER SYSTEM RESULTING FROM ACCESS TO OR THE DOWNLOAD OF INFORMATION OR MATERIALS CONNECTED WITH THE CONTEST.