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Rock 95 Birthday Bash


Contest Rules and Regulations

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. The following rules apply to Rock 95’s 29th Birthday Bash Contest. The Contest is sponsored by radio station Rock95 (sometimes referred to herein the “Sponsor”). By participating in this contest, listeners agree to be bound by these rules. These Contest Rules are in addition to the previously established, General Contest Rules of Rock95. All Contest Rules are available at: 431 Huronia Rd, Unit 10, Barrie, Ontario between the hours of 9:00am and 5:00pm from Monday to Friday, or on www.rock95.com. The Rock95 Birthday Bash Contest (the “Contest”) commences on Friday, September 1st, 2017 and closes on, Friday November 3rd 2017.


1. HOW TO ENTER: The common way to win passes to attend Rock 95’s Birthday Bash is by phoning Rock95 when you hear the “Birthday Bash Contest sounder, (Unless otherwise specified).Listeners may only qualify on-air after the contest sounder as been aired. If the listener is caller number nine (9), they may be eligible to enter the Contest. Rock95 may be reached at 705-721-ROCK (7625). ROCK95 will make every effort in good faith to take the ninth (9th) caller though unintentional and unavoidable errors may occur, for which the Sponsor is not responsible.

Alternatively, listeners may visit Rock 95 Birthday Bash Live on Location Events where at least one (1) person per event may win passes to attend the Rock 95 Birthday Bash on Friday, November 3rd 2017. The Rock 95 Birthday Bash Live on Location Events can occur anytime September 1st- November 2nd 2017. Listeners may fill out one (1) ballot per event to qualify to win Bash passes. A listener wins Bash passes when their ballot is selected by representatives of Rock95 at a Birthday Bash Live on Location Events. The qualifying ballot will be drawn from a ballot box or ballot drum. The Qualifier’s name will be read out loud, as well as announced on-air. Winners do not have to be present when the draw occurs. If a ballot is drawn, that person wins passes (two) to attend the Rock 95 Birthday Bash. If a ballot is drawn and the qualifier is not present claim their qualification, the Rock 95 promotions department will contact the qualifier by phone and inform them. Ballots may only be completed by each individual listener and not by friends, family or other associates of a listener.

Listeners may also qualify to win passes by attending and participating in the Undie 500 on Thursday September 26th, 2017. The Undie 500 will be held at the Bayfield mall. Listeners who show and participate in the run, in their underwear, will receive a ballot to enter in a draw. The winners will be drawn and announced on-site and on-air. A minimum of three pairs of passes to the Rock 95 Birthday Bash will be given away.

Listeners also have a chance to win by participating in our Secret Word Calendar inside the September edition of Snapd Magazine Barrie. The calendar has one secret password per day from September 18th- September r22nd 2017. During the week of September 18th- September 22nd 2017, the first caller to get through at 705-721 7625 (ROCK) at 9:57am and say the days secret word will instantly win passes to the Rock 95 Birthday Bash.

Listeners will also be eligible to win passes to the Rock 95 Birthday Bash through a scratch and win website widget on www.rock95.com (only listeners in the Rock95 broadcasting area and who meet the eligibility requirements will be allowed to participate in the Rock 95 Birthday Bash contest). If you can successfully scratch the widget and unlock a ballot you’ll be qualified and earn a spot into the draw to win a pair of bash passes. One pair of passes will be awarded to a lucky contestant.

Listeners will also be able to win passes to the Rock 95 Birthday Bash through contesting on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Rock95Barrie. Winners of the Facebook “share” contests will be drawn from fans of Rock 95 on Facebook with open profiles, as these are the only accounts that Facebook will allow Rock 95 to see who shared.

Finally, listeners have the chance to win passes to the Rock 95 Birthday Bash by putting a Rock 95 win sticker on their vehicle. (The Rock 95 win sticker has a white background with a red logo or a red background with a yellow logo).

"For entry via social media: Without limiting the foregoing, if entry in a Contest occurs via one or several of the official social networking pages for the applicable Station, entry must occur during the applicable Contest entry period by means of the applicable third party service or site (each, a “Third Party Service”). To enter a Contest by means of a Third Party Service, you must have a valid account with the applicable Third Party Service and are solely responsible to ensure that your account settings allow the applicable Station to view your account as required to administer the applicable Contest (failing which, you may be disqualified).

By creating an account with a Third Party Service, you agree to comply with such Third Party Service’s Terms of Service. By entering a Contest by means of a Third Party Service, entrants completely release any such Third Party Service of all liability in relation to his/her participation in the applicable Contest. Entrants acknowledge that the applicable Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with the Third Party Service(s) and that any questions, comments or complaints regarding any Contest should be directed to Central Ontario Broadcasting. and not to Third Party Service(s)."

Only 1 qualifier per household will be permitted to win. If it is discovered that more then one person in a household has qualified, Rock 95 reserves the right to disqualify all but one of the qualifiers.


2. ELIGIBILITY: The Contest is open to individual legal residents of Ontario who are at least nineteen (19) years of age and who reside in the broadcast range of Rock 95 (excluding internet streaming). The broadcast range of the station includes but is not limited to: Barrie, Innisfill, Twonship of Oro-Medonte, Midhurst, Collingwood, Midland, Orillia, Newmarket, Alliston and Bradford. Residents of Quebec are excluded from participating in this Contest. Employees, immediate family members, advertisers, sponsors or partners of Rock 95 and its owners or affiliates are not eligible to participate in the Contest.

Entrants must be able to present one (1) piece of government issued photo identification and a valid Social Insurance Number card at the Rock95 station prior to the contest closing date. The station is located at 431 Huronia Road, Unit #10, Barrie, Ontario.

In order to be eligible to win any prize, all Rock 95 Birthday Bash qualifiers must sign a Release at the radio station before their proof of qualification is accepted, thereby agreeing to release the Sponsor, the parent and affiliated companies of Rock 95, the prize sponsors and prize underwriter, and all of their respective directors, officers, employees and agents (collectively, the “Releases”) from all losses, damages, penalties, claims, actions, suits, costs, expenses and liability of any kind whatsoever, including any property damage, personal damages or death to the winner or third person arising out of or in connection with participation in the Contest or with the use of any prizes awarded in connection with the Contest, regardless of any negligence on the part of any of the Releases and agreeing to indemnify and hold harmless each of the Releases from any liability of any nature whatsoever arising out of the winners’ use of any prize. The Release will also confirm that Qualifiers agree to comply with Rules and Regulations governing the Contest.

Before being declared a winner of the Grand Prize, and in order to be eligible to win any Prize, all potential winners must first correctly answer, without mechanical aid or assistance, a mathematical skill-testing question to be administered by the Sponsor.

Listeners can enter the Rock 95 Birthday Bash contest only once. If it is later determined that an entrant cannot verify eligibility, they will be disqualified from winning any prize. No alternate Qualifier will be chosen.


3. PRIZE: There is one (1) Grand Prize. Odds of winning depend on how many eligible entries are received.

The Grand Prize consists of a $200,000 cheque, payable to the winner of the prize. The winner will be responsible for cashing the cheque as well as any and all taxes that apply to win the money. The $200,000 grand prize will not be released to the winner on-site at the Rock 95 Birthday Bash. The winner is responsible for picking up a cheque at 431 Huronia Rd, unit 10 no earlier than November 8th, 2017.

Additional prizes are not convertible into cash or other substitutes except at the sole discretion of Sponsors. Prizes are non-transferable unless specified, and may differ from what’s outlined below.

Additional Prizes include but are not limited to:

  • A 2017 Indian Springfield Motorcycle valued at $26,999 from Peak Power Sports
  • A Beachcomber Hot tub from Beachcomber Hot tubs
  • A $10,000 Husqvarna Dream Landscaping prize pack from Canadian Equipment Outfitters, including: A FULLY INSTALLED AUTO MOWER AS WELL AS A FULL LINE UP OF CORDLESS LAWN & GARDEN TOOLS TRIMMER, HEDGE TRIMMER, HANDHELD BLOWER, CHAINSAW POLE CHAINSAW, BATTERY, CHARGER, BACK PAC BATTER (LONG RUN-8+ HRS.) PROTECTIVE CLOTHING & EQUIPMENT
  • A $10,000 Shopping Spree From Napoleon Home Comfort. Non-transferable. Must be spent in One shopping spree. All installs within Napoleon Trading Area- see store for details.
  • A Trip to London England to See Queen including: Roundtrip airfare Toronto – London, 4 night’s hotel in Kensington, 2 lower level tickets for December 12 concert at O2 Arena, hotel and concert transfers and a classic Jaguar for when you return.
  • An all-inclusive trip for two to the 4-and-a-half star Grand Sirenis Riviera Maya Hotel & Spa in Mexico courtesy of Transat and trip central.ca. Travel is valid from December 01, 2017 to October 31, 2018. Standard Black-out dates apply (Winners shouldn't be at destination between the following dates):rom December 17, 2017 to January 06, 2018, February 25 to April 01, 2018, July 21 to August 05, 2018). Reservation needs to be done by February 28, 2018. The winner and his/her travel guests must each have proof of valid travel documents prior to ticketing. The winner and his/her travel guests must be Canadian residents to qualify for the Prize. The winner and his/her travel guests must travel on the same itinerary.
    The winner and his/her travel guests must have the right to enter destination won. A minimum of one person, either the Grand Prize winner or one of the travel guests, must hold a valid credit card to cover any incidentals or any other requirement that may be required at the hotel. Ground transfers to and from the winner and/or travelling guest’s residence and designated airport and all other expenses not specified herein or listed within the travel brochure, including but not limited to telephone or fax, gratuities, optional tours, taxes and fees, insurance, medical travel documents, personal expenses, and any other costs not specifically stated herein as being included, are the sole responsibility of the winner and his/her guests. In the eventuality that the Winner and his/her guests resides in a city that requires transportation to Transat/ tripcentral.ca departure cities (Toronto), the costs associated with such transportation are the Winner’s and his/her guests entire responsibility. No extensions will be permitted and the prize cannot be exchanged, transferred or substituted for cash except that Transat/ tripcentral.ca reserves the right to offer a comparable product in the event of a vacation package cancellation, Act of God or other unforeseen circumstances. The Grand Prize winner shall not be entitled to receive, in cash, certificate or otherwise, the balance of any amount representing the difference of the Grand Prize retail value and actual cost. No frequent flyer miles will be available.)


4. DRAW: Each listener who wins a VIP Birthday Bash pass and who is otherwise eligible to participate in the Contest qualifies for all of the Prizes.

Sponsor will qualify 400 listeners for Rock 95 Birthday Bash “Contest”. All 400 Qualifiers and one guest each will be invited to the Rock 95 Birthday Bash on Friday, November 3rd, 2017, at 8:00pm at Mavricks Music Hall located at 46 Dunlop Street West, Barrie, Ontario, formerly The Roxy Theatre (The Roxx). To be eligible to win a prize during the Birthday Bash the qualifier must be present. The Sponsor is not responsible for Qualifiers’ inability to attend the Rock 95 Birthday Bash for any reason whatsoever, or for any qualifier who is ejected during the event. The Qualifier’s invitations have no cash value and are not transferable.

All Qualifiers are responsible for being available on November 3rd, 2017 between the hours of 8 pm and 1 am. All Qualifiers must register upon arrival at the Rock 95 Birthday Bash in order to be eligible to win the Grand Prize. The prizes will be awarded throughout the night on November 3rd, 2017 by random draw. If a number is called three times and is not claimed then another number will be drawn, and the original qualifier’s forfeits the prize. The Sponsor is not responsible for qualifiers inability to claim the prize.


5. GENERAL:

(a) The Sponsor reserves the right to qualify listeners at its own discretion;

(b) The Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process or is otherwise in violation of the rules. It further reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Contest if it is determined that it is not capable of completion as planned due to tampering, technical failures or any other cause.

(c) The Sponsor is not responsible for the Grand Prize winner’s inability or failure to acquire any aspect of the Grand Prize. The Grand Prize winner shall have no recourse against the Sponsor in the event the prize sponsor fails to award the prize to the Grand Prize winner. Should the Grand Prize winner decide that they do not wish to claim any particular element of the Grand Prize, then said Grand Prize winner will have no other recourse and the prize cannot be redeemed for cash value. No part of the Grand Prize is transferable.

(d) The Sponsor is not responsible for a listener's inability to reach the stations due to service interruption, technical problems, the failure of telephone or electronic equipment, poor/slow internet connection, or the inability of a listener to contact the Sponsor for any reason whatsoever. Decisions of the Sponsor are final and cannot be challenged;

(e) All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. By entering the Contest, each listener agrees to the use of his/her name, address and/or photograph or other likeness, as well as his/her appearance at publicity events including but not limited to phone calls, radio, television or interviews conducted by members of the media during the contest period or at any time thereafter where there is publicity associated with the Contest, without any additional compensation and as required by the Sponsor. Winners further agree not to engage in any negative interviews or make any disparaging comments or statements about the Sponsor, its employees, associated companies or anyone affiliated in any way with this Contest;

(f) By entering this Contest, listeners consent to the collection and use of their personal information for the purposes of this Contest. The Sponsor will not sell, share, or otherwise disclose personal information of entrants to third parties, other than to third parties engaged by the Sponsor to fulfill the purposes of this Contest or as permitted or required by law;

(g) The Contest is governed by the laws of Canada and subject to applicable Federal, Provincial, and Municipal laws and regulations. It is void where prohibited by law;

(h) Any attempt to deliberately damage any legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should any such attempt occur, the Sponsor may seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent of the law;

(i) The Sponsor reserves the right to amend these rules at any time and to make the amendments effective retroactively. If after the Contest has begun, changes or updates are made, the changes will be announced on the day the changes are made. An addendum to these rules will be available in the lobby of the radio station at the location specified above;

(j) Winners will be solely responsible for all taxes, tile, licensing, documentation fees, duties and/or other costs and fees that may be associated with the winning of prizes. Winners will also be responsible for obtaining any insurance associated with winning the Grand Prize;

(k) The Sponsor may at any time and in their absolute discretion terminate, suspend or amend the Contest in any way;

(l) In all matters related to this Contest, all decisions of the Sponsor, employees, associations or anyone affiliated with this Contest are final and cannot be disputed unless otherwise decided by the Sponsor. No correspondence or discussions will be entertained. The interpretation of these and all other rules relating to the Contest is reserved exclusively to the Sponsor and its affiliates. The Sponsor’s decisions are final;

(m) The Sponsor is not responsible for any listener’s ability participate in the Contest. Sponsors reserve the right to decide how, when, where, and why Qualifiers will be taken. Sponsors will not offer qualification to those who are unable to participate in the “Birthday Bash” Contest qualifying process;

(n) By entering the Contest, entrants acknowledge the non-responsibility of the Sponsor in respect of accidents, injuries, loss, or misfortune related to the conduct of the Contest, awarding of the prizes and use and enjoyment of the awarded prizes;

(o) All entrants agree to assist the Sponsor in the conduct of any investigation deemed necessary or appropriate to determine the legitimacy of the contestant’s fair play. This includes, but is not limited to attending interviews and full disclosure of the relationship the contestant may have with the person identified as the winner of any prize; and

(p) No waiver of any aspect of these rules shall constitute a waiver of any other aspect, nor shall any waiver of any provision of these rules constitute a continuing waiver unless otherwise expressly provided by the Sponsors.

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