Explore Aurora Shop Local Online Contest

Rules & Regulations

  1.  The Contest
    These Rules and Regulations apply to the Online Giveaway/Contest being run by EXPLORE AURORA (the “Contest”).
  2. No Purchase Necessary
  3. Eligibility
    The Contest is open to residents of Ontario who are 18 years of age or older, but excluding employees, directors and officers of EXPLORE AURORA, any affiliate (as defined in the Canada Business Corporations Act) of EXPLORE AURORA (the “Affiliates”), employees, directors and officers any organization sponsoring the Contest , employees, directors and officers of their respective advertising and promotional agencies, as well as family members of any of the foregoing.
  4. How to Enter and Win
    Visit EXPLOREAURORA.ca for specific instructions on how to enter and win the Contest. The 1st Prize Package Winner will be announced on November 29, 2021. The 2nd Prize Package Winner will be announced on December 20, 2021. Deadline to enter the 1st Prize Package draw is November 28, 2021, by midnight. All ballots from the 1st draw are also eligible for the 2nd draw. Deadline to enter the 2nd draw is December 19, 2021, by midnight. The winners will be selected through a random draw.
  5. The Prize Packages
    The Prize Packages will include a $100 gift card to any restaurant listed on EXPLORE AURORA; a $100 gift card to spend at any retail business listed on EXPLORE AURORA; a $100 gift card to spend on any leisure or play activity listed on EXPLORE AURORA; and a one night stay at a local hotel. Prize Package 1 includes a one night stay at the Holiday Inn Express in Aurora; and Prize Package 2 includes on one night stay at the Microtel Inn and Suites in Aurora.
  6. The Prize Package Value
    The approximate retail value of each Prize Package is $500.
  7. Deadline for Claiming Prize Package
    Prize Package winners must claim the Prize Package within ten (10) days of winning – 1st Prize Package by December 9, 2021, and the 2nd Prize Package by December 30, 2021.
    If the Prize Package winner fails either to claim the Prize Package or inform of his or her inability to claim the Prize Package before the Deadline, his or her entry will be forfeited, and another eligible entrant will be selected.
  8. Limitation on Number of Entries
    Only one entry per person is permitted for the Contest. Multiple entries will be discarded. No more than one Prize Package will be awarded to any person. Entrants will be required to show valid identification when claiming any Prize Package, and entrants who breach this condition of entry will be disqualified.
  9. Expenses
    Only one entry per person is permitted for the Contest. Multiple entries will be discarded. No more than one Prize Package will be awarded to any person. Entrants will be required to show valid identification when claiming any Prize Package, and entrants who breach this condition of entry will be disqualified.
  10. Chances of Winning
    Chances of winning depend on the number of entries received.
  11. No Representations or Warranties
    EXPLORE AURORA does not make any representation or offers any warranty, express or implied, as to the quality or fitness of any Prize Package. All Prize Package winners understand and acknowledge that he or she may not seek reimbursement or pursue any legal or equitable remedy from EXPLORE AURORA should the Prize Package be unsatisfactory to the Prize Package winner.
  12. Declaration and Release of Prize Package Winner
    Before being awarded the Prize Package the Prize Package winner must:
    1. Sign a standard form confirming that by entering the Contest:
      1. he or she read, understood, and accepted these rules and regulations;
      2. that he or she understands that acceptance of the Prize Package may involve danger and/or exposure to risks and hazards of both man-made and natural origin, whether arising from foreseeable or unforeseeable human error and negligence, and that, as a result, he or she may suffer damage to personal property, serious personal injury, illness or even death;
      3. that he or she nevertheless freely and voluntarily agrees and does hereby assume any, and all risks of personal injury, illness, death arising out of or connected with his or her participation in the Contest and winning the Prize Package; and
      4. that he or she releases EXPLORE AURORA, the Affiliates, the Sponsor(s), and all of their directors, officers, employees, agents as well as their respective advertising and promotional agencies (collectively, the “Releasees”) from any and all liability arising in connection with participation in the Contest and acceptance of the Prize Package, including, without limitation, any financial, legal or moral responsibility or loss or personal injury including death or damage to or loss of property suffered or incurred or arising from participating in the Contest or accepting the Prize Package, whether suffered by the Prize Package winner, or by his or her heirs, administrators, personal representatives or executors, and notwithstanding that such injuries or losses may have been caused solely or partly by any act, omission, negligence or gross negligence of any or all of the Releasees.
  13. Prize Package to be Accepted as Awarded
    The decision of the Contest judges is final, and the Prize Package must be accepted as awarded. No portion of the Prize Package is transferable. The Prize Package is not redeemable for cash and no substitute for any portion of the Prize Package is offered. Should the Prize Package winner be unable to claim the Prize Package as awarded, his or her entry will be forfeited, and another eligible Contest participant will be selected.
  14. Substitution or Change to the Contest
    EXPLORE AURORA, the Sponsor(s) and their respective advertising and promotional agencies reserve the right to substitute the Prize Package or any component thereof, for those of approximately the same value and reserve the right to change the Contest rules or terminate or withdraw the Contest at any time, without prior notice.
  15. Ownership of Entries
    All entries shall become the property of EXPLORE AURORA, the Sponsor(s) and their advertising and promotional agencies. The Releases assume no responsibility for lost, stolen, destroyed or otherwise indecipherable entries due to any failure or technical malfunction of the telephone network, on-line computer systems of equipment, servers, access providers, software, poor reception, technical problems, failure of any email or submission or due to any other reason regardless of cause.
  16. Consent to Use of Personality
    By entering the Contest, each entrant, including the Prize Package winners, consents to the use of his or her name, city of residence, photograph, voice, likeness, image or any other aspect of his or her personality for any publicity and programming purposes, commercial or otherwise, in all media used by EXPLORE AURORA the Sponsor(s), promoters and their advertising and promotional agencies, without any payment or compensation. The Prize Package winner further agrees that his or her reaction may be used for promotional purposes. The entrants understand and acknowledge that EXPLORE AURORA may contact him or her without prior knowledge as a result of his or her participation in the Contest.
  17. Consent to Collection and Use of Personal Information
    By entering the Contest and voluntarily providing personal information including, but not limited to, name, address, city, email address, telephone number, date of birth (the “Registrant Information”), each Contest entrant grants permission to EXPLORE AURORA and the Sponsor(s) to the collection and use of the Registrant Information for the exclusive purpose of administering the Contest and selecting the Prize Package winner(s). No correspondence will take place between EXPLORE AURORA, the Sponsor(s) and the entrants except in connection with the Contest and, in the case of a Prize Package winners, as a result of entering the Contest and winning a Prize Package.
  18. Where Contest Rules and Regulations are Available
    These Rules and Regulations are available online at EXPLOREAURORA.ca or at offices of Aurora Chamber of Commerce, 14483 Yonge Street, Aurora, ON.
  19. Compliance with Contest Rules
    All contestants agree to abide by these Contest Rules and Regulations, which are subject to change at the sole discretion of EXPLORE AURORA and the Sponsor(s).
  20. Compliance with Laws
    This Contest is void where prohibited by law and is subject to all federal, provincial, territorial and municipal laws and regulations of Canada and of each province, territory and municipality of Canada, respectively.

Modify Listing

Tell us what you would like changed with your business listing.

Disclaimer

Disclaimer: all individual listing content and imagery, has been provided by the respective business. Explore Aurora, The Aurora Chamber of Commerce, the Town of Aurora and the Downtown Aurora BIA hold no warranty on accuracy of information, nor responsibility for the copyright of the digital imagery used in the individual listings. All other information, including imagery, are owned or licensed by The Aurora Chamber of Commerce.