Contest Rules For AMA Travel’s Edmonton Blues Festival Contest

Contest Rules For AMA Travel’s Edmonton Blues Festival Contest


AMA Travel’s Edmonton Blues Festival Contest (the “Contest“) is being held by the Alberta Motor Association Travel Agency Ltd. (“AMA Travel”). The Contest is being run on Twitter as a social media contest.


Information is collected in accordance with the Alberta Motor Association (“AMA”) Privacy Policy. Any personal information obtained in the course of running this Contest will be used for administration and for marketing purposes for this Contest. Personal information will not be sold or distributed to any third party. A copy of the AMA Privacy Policy is available at all AMA retail centres and online at

Contest Dates

Contest begins 12:01 a.m. Mountain Standard Time (“MST”) on August 17, 2015 and closes at 11:59 p.m. MST on August 20, 2015. (the “Entry Period”).

Who Can Enter

Contest is open to all persons who reside in Alberta and are eighteen (18) years of age or older (each a “Contestant”) except for employees of AMA and AMA’s wholly owned subsidiaries, and the immediate family members or people that reside in the same household of such persons. No purchase is required to enter the Contest. Contestants are not required to have an AMA Membership but should have a Twitter account, which can be obtained free of charge at

How To Enter

Contestants may create one (1) entry into this Contest.

One (1) Entry will automatically be granted to the Contestant using the Twitter Entry Method (create a “Twitter Entry”) by:

  1. Following AMA Travel (@AMATravel) on Twitter; and
  2. Responding to the Tweet sent by @AMATravel which asks a question relating to this Contest.
  3. Retweet the Daily Contest Question posted by @AMATravel.

The person registered under a Twitter account that was used to create and Entry is deemed to be the Contestant.


There will be four (4) prizes (each a “Prize“) awarded in this Contest, each being a pair of weekend passes to the Blues Festival, August 21, 22, and 23 in Edmonton. The approximate value of each prize is $240.00.

The Prize is subject to availability, weather conditions, blackout dates, and may have additional restrictions and conditions.

Selecting Prize Winners

The Prize winners will be randomly drawn from all eligible Entries at approximately 9:00am on August 18, 19, 20 & 21 at the AMA Edmonton South Centre. All entries have an equal chance of winning. Chances of winning are dependent on how many entries are received into this Contest as Twitter Entries

Four (4) Prize winners will be randomly drawn from all Twitter Entries.

Claiming The Prize

AMA Travel will contact each Prize winner of the Contest on-line or through other means if possible. If, for any reason, it is not possible within a twenty-four (24) hour period to contact a Prize winner despite reasonable efforts, AMA Travel reserves the right to disqualify that Entry and randomly select another Entry as the Prize winner.

Each Prize must be accepted as described; substitutes by a Prize winner will not be allowed and the Prize may not be transferred to other persons prior to being awarded without the written consent of AMA Travel. AMA Travel retains the right to replace any Prize with a different prize of equal or greater value if the original Prize becomes unavailable for reasons beyond AMA Travel’s control.

By entering this Contest, Contestants automatically accept these Contest rules and release AMA Travel and AMA from any liability with respect to redemption of the Prize. AMA Travel reserves the right to withhold the Prize or disqualify the Prize winner’s entries in the event that the Prize winner fails or refuses to comply with these contest rules.

General Terms and Conditions

By entering this Contest, all Contestants, regardless of whether or not they win a Prize in the Contest, consent to AMA Travel publishing Contestants’ first initial and last name, Twitter handle that makes up the Entry, in all forms and media, and in all manners including advertising, trade, display, editorial, art, advertisements, video production, exhibitions, Twitter and other website content. In giving this consent, the Contestant releases AMA and AMA Travel, its employees and directors from liability for any violation of any personal or proprietary right or entitlement the Contestant may have in connection with such reproduction, publication, use and distribution of the content contained in any entry

If, for any reason and in the opinion of AMA Travel, in its sole discretion, the Contest is not capable of running as planned or if the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest is corrupted or adversely affected, including by reason of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or other causes beyond its control, AMA Travel reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest including any method of entry.

AMA Travel will not be responsible for telephone, cellular phone, technical, network, online, electronic, computer hardware or software failures of any kind, misdirected, stolen, incomplete, garbled or delayed internet/email computer transmissions on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to Contestant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in this Contest.

AMA Travel will not be responsible for, or accept any liability resulting from Entries that are delayed, lost, stolen or misdirected for any reason during their delivery to AMA Travel whether by, but not limited to, e-mail, cellular phone network or other on-line medium.

Any inquiries or concerns relating to the Contest should be addressed to AMA Travel.

All decisions by AMA Travel with respect to all aspects of this contest are final.

In these Contest rules, words importing singular include the plural and vice versa.

These Contest rules shall be construed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Province of Alberta.