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    Frequently Asked Questions

    When does the contest end? 

    The contest period is from September 5, 2017 at 4:09:00 a.m. (PT) to October 2, 2017 at 4:08:59 p.m. (PT).

    What is the grand prize?

    There is one grand prize package, which consist of:

    • Round trip economy airfare for Two (2) people from Vancouver to Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • $500 Spending Money
    • Private roundtrip airport transportation
    • Four (4) nights hotel accommodations at the Hampton Inn & Suites Minneapolis Downtown. Check in: 02/01/18; Check out: 02/05/18
    • Two (2) Reserved tickets to Super Bowl LII; Upper Level End Zone
    • Access to an Exclusive NFL Experience - The annual event provides fans of all ages an NFL experience to pass like a pro or kick a game winning field goal.
    • Access to an Exclusive Super Bowl Party on Friday or Saturday Night of Super Bowl Weekend (Winner’s choice)
    • Welcome pack includes Commemorative Gifts, OPE Lanyards with Ticket Sleeves, Draw String Bags, Event Information, Restaurant Guide, and more.

    The grand prize package is worth $22,000 CAD.

    How can I enter?

    To enter, a Qualified Entrant must: 

    1. Purchase a Sports Action lottery ticket (the “Sports Action Ticket”), or place a sports bet on PlayNow.com (the “PlayNow Sports Bet”), of a minimum $10 value during the contest period.
    2. Enter the contest by completing and submitting the Ultimate Football Experience contest entry form at facebook.com/SportsAction. The entry form must include the twenty (20) digit control number found at the bottom of the Sports Action Ticket OR the fifteen (15) digit ticket number (or Receipt ID) of the qualifying PlayNow Sports Bet.
    3. A PlayNow Sports Bet will not qualify as a Qualified Entry if purchased with any portion of a Freebet Token. 

    When does the draw take place?

    The draw for the grand prize package will take place on December 4, 2017 or practically thereafter.

    How will I be notified if I win?

    You will be contacted via telephone and/or email. See terms and conditions tab for more details. 

    Who is eligible to enter?

    A resident of British Columbia who is 19 years of age or older. See terms and conditions tab for more details.

    Is the prize package transferable?

    The Grand Prize must be accepted as awarded, is not transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash.

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    Contest Terms and Conditions

    Contest Purpose

    To offer a chance to win an additional prize on qualifying purchases of Sports Action lottery tickets and PlayNow sports bets.

    Qualified Entrant and Qualified Entry

    1. A Qualified Entrant is a BC resident 19 years of age or older who is eligible to travel to the United States. A Qualified Entrant does not include:
      1. BCLC employees,
      2. BCLC Lottery Retailers and their respective employees, and
      3. Family and household members residing at the same address the above (a-b).
      4. Individuals who are currently self-excluded or who self-exclude at any time during the Contest Period from PlayNow.com or from a BCLC gaming facility.
    2. Individual who are not Qualified Entrants cannot participate in this contest and are not eligible to win a prize.
    3. To obtain a Qualified Entry, a Qualified Entrant must:
      1. Purchase a Sports Action lottery ticket (the “Sports Action Ticket”), or place a sports bet on PlayNow.com (the “PlayNow Sports Bet”), of a minimum $10 value during the contest period.
      2. Enter the contest by completing and submitting the Ultimate Football Experience contest entry form at facebook.com/SportsAction. The entry form must include the twenty (20) digit control number found at the bottom of the Sports Action Ticket OR the fifteen (15) digit ticket number (or Receipt ID) of the qualifying PlayNow Sports Bet.
      3. A PlayNow Sports Bet will not qualify as a Qualified Entry if purchased with any portion of a Freebet Token.
    4. The Contest Period runs from 4:09:00 am PT September 5 to 4:08:59 am PT October 2, 2017. Qualified Entries must be received during the Contest Period.
    5. Qualified Entrants may receive a maximum of one (1) Qualified Entry from a Sports Action bet and one (1) Qualified Entry from a PlayNow Sports Bet per day during the Contest Period.

    Draw

    1. A draw to select one (1) Qualified Entrant (“Drawn Entrant”) will be conducted on December 4, 2017 or as soon as practicable thereafter by two (2) BCLC representatives at the BCLC Vancouver office. The Drawn Entrant is deemed to be a winning Entrant (“Winner”) when BCLC confirms the Drawn Entrant meets these contest conditions. 

    If a Drawn Entrant cannot be contacted within 7 days after BCLC first contacts the Drawn Entrant, that Drawn Entrant will be disqualified and another draw will be conducted until a Drawn Entrant is contacted, accepts the Prize and is deemed a Winner in accordance with these contest conditions.  Each subsequent Drawn Entrant will have 7 days to accept the Prize after BCLC first contacts the Drawn Entrant.

     

    Prize

    1. The Prize will be awarded as per the table below.  There is one (1) Prize available to be won in this Contest.  Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received.

     

    Contest Period

    Prize

    September 5, 2017
    4:09:00 am PT

     

    to

     

    October 2, 2017
    4:08:59 am PT

     

    • Round trip economy airfare for Two (2) people from Vancouver to Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • $500 Spending Money
    • Private roundtrip airport transportation
    • Four (4) nights hotel accommodations at the Hampton Inn & Suites Minneapolis Downtown. Check in: 02/01/18; Check out: 02/05/18
    • Two (2) Reserved tickets to Super Bowl LII; Upper Level End Zone
    • Access to an Exclusive NFL Experience - The annual event provides fans of all ages an NFL experience to pass like a pro or kick a game winning field goal.
    • Access to an Exclusive Super Bowl Party on Friday or Saturday Night of Super Bowl Weekend (Winner’s choice)
    • Welcome pack includes Commemorative Gifts, OPE Lanyards with Ticket Sleeves, Draw String Bags, Event Information, Restaurant Guide, and more.

    TOTAL VALUE

    Total approximate value of the Prize is $22,000 CAD.

     
    1. Prize must be accepted as awarded and cannot be exchanged for cash.  No alternate travel dates are available for this Prize.  A Winner who does not accept the Prize as awarded may, at BCLC’s sole discretion, be deemed to have refused the Prize. BCLC reserves the right to disqualify Winners who do not accept the prize as awarded and select another Qualified Entrant as the Winner.
    2. Flights and accommodations are subject to availability.  Prize may only be transferred at BCLC’s discretion.  Prize is not transferable after airfare has been booked.  Travel must be booked by November 30, 2017.


    General

    1. BCLC reserves the right to substitute any prize with a prize of approximately equal or greater value.
    2. BCLC reserves the right to disqualify Entrants and/or Entries that do not comply with these contest conditions.
    3. BCLC has no obligation to pay or deliver a prize unless the Winner signs a valid release for the Prize and undertakes to indemnify BCLC from any further claims made by either the Winner or by any person regarding the Prize.
    4. In making the Prize available to the Winner, BCLC makes no representations or warranties whatsoever either expressed or implied, oral or written in respect to such Prize.  BCLC shall not be liable to the Winner nor to any other person for loss or damage to person or property resulting from or connected with this contest, the Prize and/or the Winner.
    5. Winner will indemnify, save and hold BCLC harmless from and against any and all actions, claims or demands by the Winner or the Winner’s traveling companion (including costs incurred by BCLC in defending such actions, claims or demands) brought against BCLC which arise out of or are in any way connected to this contest, the Prize or participation in the Prize, including but not limited to travel associated with the Prize.
    6. BCLC is not responsible for any Entry, transaction or transmission of the Entry that is incorrect, omitted, illegible, late, lost, delayed, garbled, destroyed, misdirected or not recorded for any reason, however caused. BCLC is not liable for a Drawn Entrant failing to receive notification of the fact that his or her Entry has been drawn.
    7. BCLC is not liable for any loss or damage to any participant or his or her computer or any other property related to or resulting from participating in this contest or downloading any material related thereto. 
    8. By entering this contest and submitting the contest entry form, you acknowledge that the contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, and that you release Facebook from any claims or demands which you may have with respect to this contest.
    9. By entering this contest Winner(s) grant BCLC and its service providers the right to publish the Winner’s name, address and a recent photograph without liability or remuneration.
    10. By entering this contest, participants consent to the collection, use, access, disclosure and storage of their personal information by BCLC and its service providers inside and outside of Canada for the administration of this contest (including screening individuals who are barred or in the voluntary self-exclusion program). If you have any questions about the collection or use of your personal information, please contact BCLC Customer Support at 74 West Seymour Street, Kamloops, BC, V2C 1E2, Telephone 1-866-815-0222 or bclc.com.
    11. The Prize is as described with no further express or implied benefit.  The Winner and his or her guest are solely responsible for:
      1. Gratuities and tips;
      2. All items of a personal nature (e.g. telephone calls, cell phone roaming fees, laundry, etc.);
      3. All taxes, fees, or local surcharges, unless specified;
      4. Rental cars, gas and car insurance costs or any costs or claims associated with the rental or use of a vehicle;
      5. Optional sightseeing tour costs;
      6. Costs for obtaining required travel documentation and ensuring that they have the necessary legal documents to travel outside Canada;
      7. Travel vaccinations or medical consultations;
      8. Travel, cancellation and medical/health insurance for travelling outside Canada;
      9. Any costs incurred by the Winner or his or her guest in any way associated with this Contest or the Prize, unless expressly stated, including but not limited to medical expenses, trip interruption or cancellation, lost or stolen items, missed flights/ connections and cancellation fees.
    12. BCLC may at its sole discretion alter, amend, suspend, or cancel this contest or amend these conditions or the draw procedures at any time.
    13. Decisions of BCLC are final and binding.