Discover The Magic Contest

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Experience the magic of Silver Star for yourself and enter to win a ski and snowboard trip for two for the 2022/2023 spring season. Grand prize includes Spring Skiing Getaway for two people, including two-nights of accommodation, two days of skiing and riding at SilverStar Mountain Resort, plus food and beverage vouchers valued at $100. Contest runs September 19, 2022 to November 30, 2022. Winner will be randomly selected and contacted within one week of the draw.

*Contest is open to all residents of Canada only, except QC, the sponsor(s) and its/ their subsidiaries and affiliates. Prize must be accepted as awarded and cannot be transferred, substituted or redeemed for cash. Winner to be notified by phone and/or email. Information on prize pick up will be given at that time. Contest winner's name will be published and may be used for promotional purposes



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OFFICIAL RULES 

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. The Discover The Magic Contest (the “Contest”) is sponsored by Destination Silver Star, located at National Altitude Training Centre, Silver Star BC, V1B 3M1 (the “Sponsor”).

There is one (1) Grand Prize to be awarded. Chances of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received.

WHO CAN ENTER:

1. The Contest is open to all residents of Canada only, except QC, the sponsor(s) and its/ their subsidiaries and affiliates. Eligible participants must be 18 years or older as of the date of entry. 

2. The Contest is subject to all federal, provincial, and municipal laws, and is void where prohibited.

3. Employees of the Sponsor or any of its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, or any other company or individual involved with the design, production execution or distribution of the Contest and their immediate family (spouse, parents and step-parents, siblings and step-siblings, and children and step-children) and household members (people who share the same residence at least three (3) months out of the year) of each such employee are not eligible. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Contest. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

TIMING:

4. The Contest is open from September 19, 2022 at 12:00 PM Pacific Standard Time (“PST”) to November 30 at 11:59 AM PST (the “Contest Period”).

HOW TO ENTER:

5. Eligible entrants may visit www.destinationsilverstar.com/winter (the “Site”) during the Contest Period and register for the Contest. Registration is free. To register eligible entrants must provide their first name, last name, email address, telephone number, country and state/province of residence. Once registered, eligible entrants will receive one entry into the random drawing of the Grand Prize.

6. During the Contest Period, eligible entrants may earn one (1) additional entry into the random drawing of the Grand Prize by checking the box “Yes! I would like to receive special news and updates from Destination Silver Star” when entering the contest www.destinationsilverstar.com/winter. This action will sign the entrant up to the Destination Silver Star email newsletter. Information about how email data will be used can be found at www.whistler.com/privacy. You can unsubscribe at any time. There is a maximum of one (1) additional entry that may be earned by an entrant during the contest entry process.

7. Limit of one (1) entry per person per registration during the Contest Period.

8. Any use of an electronic device to enhance or alter entrants’ odds of winning will count as a fraudulent entry. Entries that are fraudulent are not permitted and will be declared invalid.

9. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. Receipt of entries for the random draw will not be acknowledged, and proof of submission of an entry will not be deemed proof of receipt.

10. The Sponsor reserves the right to delete any entries or remove participants that are in violation of the Official Rules.

11. By participating in the Contest, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules.

GRAND PRIZE DRAW:

12. A random draw will be conducted on or about December 3rd at 1:00 PM PST at the administration office of the Sponsor to select one (1) winner of all eligible entries received. Chances of winning the random draw depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Contest Period.

13. Following the draws for the Grand Prize, the selected entrants will be contacted by email address or telephone number provided.

14. In order to be verified the Grand Prize winner, the selected entrant must: Respond to the prize notification email or telephone call within five (5) business days of transmission.

15. Should the selected entrant fail to comply with any of the requirements contained in these Official Rules, the Grand Prize will be automatically forfeited and another entrant will be selected and the initially selected entrant will be disqualified and will have no recourse towards the Sponsor or anyone involved in the Contest.

16. Return of any prize notification email as “undeliverable” may result in disqualification, and an alternate winner may be selected.

THE GRAND PRIZE:

2. One (1) Grand Prize will be awarded. The Grand Prize is for one (1) winner and one (1) travel companion and will consist of the following: two (2) nights of accommodation, two (2) days of skiing and riding at SilverStar Mountain Resort, plus food and beverage vouchers valued at $100.

3. Bonus entries are not counted in the total number of entries as it relates to determining Grand Prize.

4. The winner must be able to redeem the Grand Prize between March 1 and April 9, 2023 and is subject to availability and blackout dates. Activities are booked based on availability and may be cancelled due to operational hours and inclement weather. Some prizing may not be available on weekends. If the winner is not able to redeem the Grand Prize during this time the prize will be forfeited and no alternative prize will be awarded.

5. Any expenses not specifically mentioned above as part of the Grand Prize shall be the sole responsibility of the winner. The Grand Prize does not include any expenses related to meals, pre- and post-travel arrangements, quarantine costs associated with covid-19 travel requirements, hotel incidentals (phone, laundry, spa treatments, etc.), gratuities, or any applicable taxes, which are the sole responsibility of the winner. Accommodation and activities are subject to availability, weather conditions and operating times of each activity provider. All components of the prize must be taken together. Any portion of the Grand Prize not accepted or redeemed by a winner will be forfeited and is non-transferable and not for re-sale.

6. The Grand Prize Winner is responsible for any costs associated with any required COVID-19 testing, booster vaccination, quarantine, and/or other requirements deemed necessary by public health orders.

7. Winner and travel companion must travel on the same itinerary. Travel companions must be over the age of majority in their province, state or country of residence at the time of travel. Winner and travel companion are responsible for all necessary travel documents.

8. The Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prizes in whole or in part with a prize of equal, lesser or greater value in the event a prize is not reasonably available at its discretion.

9. All elements of the Grand Prizes are non-transferable, non-exchangeable, not for re-sale and nonrefundable. The Grand Prize winner is not entitled to receive any payment for any possible difference between the actual value of the Grand Prizes and their estimated values. Grand Prizes must be accepted as awarded. No cash alternatives, substitution or transfers of the Grand Prizes will be allowed.

10. In the event that there are government regulations in in Canada or the winner’s country of residence restricting gatherings or travel at the time of the Travel Period, the Sponsors will make best efforts to coordinate a rescheduled date for the events with the Winner. If the Sponsors are unable to reschedule and provide the Prize because of such regulations or related circumstances beyond their control, then the Prize shall be deemed fulfilled and will not be substituted, except in the sole discretion of the Sponsors.

OTHER MATTERS:

11. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and local/municipal laws and is void where prohibited by law. If any provision of these Official Rules is found by any court of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable, all other provisions will remain in full force and effect.

12. The Sponsor will not, under any circumstances, be responsible for, or liable to any entrant or any other person for: any erroneous lost, damaged, late, incomplete, misdirected, deleted, defective, or altered Contest registrations, regardless of the cause, including, but not limited to, failure of the Site; any failure for any reason whatsoever of the selected entrant to receive a prize notification; any changes in email addresses after Contest registrations are submitted; and any computer, online, telephone, or technical malfunctions or errors that may occur, regardless of the cause.

13. If for any reason the Contest is not capable of being conducted as intended by the Sponsor, including due to computer viruses, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause that corrupts or interferes with the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, the Sponsor may, at its sole discretion, disqualify any entrant responsible for such misconduct and cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Contest.

14. Should tax liability arise, then it will be the responsibility of the winner to notify their own Government’s relevant tax department. The Sponsor takes no responsibility or liability for taxation or for any other costs incurred in connection with the prizes received in this Contest.

15. Decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding.

16. By entering the Contest, participants consent to the Sponsor’s collection, use, and disclosure of the personal information provided in the Contest registration for the administration of the Contest, including posting of the winner’s name and city of residence on the Sponsor website, and in aggregated, non[1]personal form in order to create reports regarding Contest entrant demographics and consumer habits, which reports the Sponsor may disclose to others. The Sponsor will use the entrant’s personal information only for identified purposes, and protect the entrant’s personal information in a manner that is consistent with the Destination Silver Star Privacy Policy at: www.destinationsilverstar.com/privacy. Entrants may write to the Sponsor and request that their information be removed from the Sponsor’s records.

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