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Rules and Regulations

Assiniboine Credit Union "ACUVIPPASS2017" Social Media Contest
(The "Contest")


  1. CONTEST PERIOD: Starting July 3, 2017 at 9:00:00 AM Central Time (CT) and ending August 10, 2017 at 5:00 PM CT (the "Contest' Period").
  2. ELIGIBILITY: To enter and be eligible to win, a person must be a resident of Manitoba who has reached the age of majority. Persons in any of the following categories are NOT eligible to participate or win prize in the Contest: (a) any person who is a director, officer, employee, or agent of Assiniboine Credit Union (the "Sponsors"), prize suppliers, or any of their respective divisions, parent, subsidiary, or affiliated companies, franchisees, or service agencies, or independent contractors of any of the Sponsors; and (b) individuals engaged in the development, production or distribution of materials for the Contest (collectively the "Promotion Entities"), and (c) any person domiciled with any of the above.
  3. HOW TO ENTER: No Purchase Necessary
    There are three ways to enter via Social Media (Facebook, Instagram and Twitter):
    A) Twitter: your name will be entered for the draw for one ACU VIP Pass for you and a friend to 24 WECC shows, simply Tweet "Enter me to win the #ACUVIPpass2017 @TheWECC, brought to you by @MyAssiniboine" on Twitter and follow Assiniboine Credit Union on twitter, @MyAssiniboine. (B) Facebook: your name will be entered for the draw for one ACU VIP Pass for you and a friend to 24 WECC shows simply share ACU's "Enter me to win the #ACUVIPpass2017 @TheWECC, brought to you by @MyAssiniboine" to your circle of friends on Facebook, like the post and like Assiniboine Credit Union on Facebook. (C) Instagram: your name will be entered for the draw for one ACU VIP Pass for you and a friend to 24 WECC shows simply participate in the ACU Instagram photo contest by sharing a photo with friends on Instagram, tagging @MyAssiniboine, @thewecc and #ACUVIPpass2017. Limit of one (1) entry on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, per person, per day. If it is discovered that you attempted to enter more than ONCE per day, your abusing entries will be declared null and void. At the end of the Contest, a winning entry will be chosen via a random draw held at the West End Cultural Centre on August 16, 2017 from all eligible entries received.
    On August 16, 2017, a random drawing form all eligible entries will take place. Draw will be held at the West End Cultural Centre, 586 Ellice Avenue at Sherbrook, Winnipeg, MB R3B 1Z8, by the Contests' Judges.



The grand prize is awarded to one lucky concert goer who will receive an exclusive ACUVIPPASS and experience one year of live performances at 24 West End Cultural Centre (WECC) shows. The VIP Pass is valid From August 16, 2017 to August 16, 2018.

The grand prize has no cash value, is non-refundable and not transferable and must be accepted as awarded, with no substitutions of any kind and must be accepted as awarded. The odds of winning the prize depends on the total number of eligible entries received throughout the Contest period.

    Before being declared a winner and in order to be eligible to win a prize any potential winner must first correctly answer, without mechanical aid or assistance, a mathematical skill-testing question to be administered by the Contests' Judges. As a condition of being declared a winner, winners are also required to sign, complete and return the Sponsors' Release and Waiver form confirming understanding, acceptance and compliance with these Official Rules, acceptance of the prize as offered and a release acknowledging the non-responsibility of Sponsors, and its Promotion Entities in respect of injuries, accidents, loss or misfortune related to the conduct of the Contests, awarding of the prize and use, misuse, or enjoyment of the awarded prize. Declaration and Complete Release and Waiver form must be completed at the time of drawing, or at the sole and absolute discretion of the Contests' Judges, that entrant may be disqualified, his/her entitlement to receive a prize may be forfeited, and an alternate eligible entrant may be randomly selected from the remaining eligible entries. Prize is non-refundable and not transferable and must be accepted as awarded, with no substitutions of any kind, except by the Sponsors, who reserve the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Prizes will only be delivered to verified winners. An unclaimed prize will not be awarded. By accepting or participating in a prize, winner consents to the use of his/her name, address, voice, and statements relating to the Contests or Sponsors, and photographs or other likenesses, without further compensation, in any publicity carried out by Sponsors or any related entities in connection with the Contest, except where prohibited by law.
  2. CONDITIONS OF ENTRY: Entrants (i) acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules including all eligibility requirements and, (ii) agree to be bound by the decisions of the Contest Judges, made in their sole discretion, which shall be final and binding in all matters relating to the Contest. Entrants who have not complied with these Official Rules are subject to disqualification.
  3. Sponsors are not responsible for late, lost, damaged, misdirected, mutilated, garbled, illegible or incomplete entries. All entries become the property of the Sponsor.
  4. Entrants and/or winners assume liability for injuries caused, or claimed to be caused by participating in the Contest, or by the acceptance, possession, or use of any prize awarded, including but not limited to claims/damages for personal injury, or property damage.


  1. Any attempt by an entrant or other individual, to deliberately damage or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest, including but not limited to any fraudulent claims, is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages from any such individual to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. Participant engaging in any of the foregoing activities will be disqualified and will forfeit any prizes won.
  2. Should any draw indicate that you are entitled to win a prize and that representation is later deemed to have occurred as a result of an error of any kind in connection with the Contest, or as a result of fraud, then your eligibility to entitlement of such prize will be decided in accordance with the terms and conditions of these Official Rules.
  3. If a dispute arises relating to prize won, a combination of factors will be assessed in determining if you are in fact eligible to win a prize. The Contest Judges will determine your entitlement to any prize. In no event will the Sponsors be liable for more than the stated number of prizes.
  4. The Sponsors reserve the right to suspend, cancel or modify the Contest at any time, if fraud, technical failures or any other errors or other causes beyond the control of Sponsors corrupt the administration, security, integrity or proper play of the Contest.
  5. Prizes pictured in point of sale, print advertising, promotional packaging, and other Contest materials are for illustrative purposes only. Actual prize may vary from the prize pictured. In the event of any conflict with any Contest detail contained in these Official Rules and Contest detail contained in point of sale, print advertising, promotional packaging and other Contest media, (the "Contest Materials") the details of the Contest set forth in these Official Rules shall prevail.
  6. The Contest is subject to all Federal, Provincial, and Municipal laws.
  7. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the Province of Manitoba without regard to Manitoba conflicts of law principles. All entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the Province of Manitoba.
  8. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein. In particular, Sponsor employees are not authorized to waive, modify or amend any provision or provisions of these Official Rules in any manner whatsoever.
  9. Personal information collected from entrants will be used by the Sponsor for the purpose of administering the Contest. Sponsor will not sell, share or otherwise disclose personal information of entrants with third parties, other than to third parties engaged by Sponsor to fulfill the above purposes or as permitted or required by law.