To enter, click here. All entries received during current month will be entered into the next monthly contest to win the prizes as well as entered into the grand prize drawn.

Prizes for monthly draws will be drawn within 10 business days of the following month. The grand prize draw will be within 10 business days after December 31, 2014. Monthly prize draws are for gift certificates of $100 maximum value each month. Merchant restrictions may apply to gift certificates.

Entrants must be present in Canada at the time they enter the Contest. Winner’s must personally be present to collect prizes. Prize winners must be available within 14 days of winner being announced or prize will be forfeited without notice or compensation and awarded to an alternate winner.

Odds in winning are approximately 1 in 10,000 or less for monthly contests. Only one prize per month is awarded.

You may also enter by hand printing on a 3 ½" x 5" postcard your first and last name, street address, city, province, postal code,, email address  and telephone number, and mailing it to:

Burnaby Today

#326 – 4111 Hastings Street

Burnaby BC

V5C 6T7

Official personnel will enter those names manually.

Only one entry per household, regardless of method of entry. In addition, only one entry per email address.

Entries which contain incomplete information are void.

Entries must contain entrant’s residential address or are void.

Entries are void if they contain typographical or other errors.

Entries generated by a script, macro or other automated means are void.

Entries which are mutilated, altered, incomplete, tampered with, illegible, inaccurate, forged, irregular in any way, or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules are also void.

Entries must be postmarked or send and delivered by email by 11:59 p.m. on the last day of the previous month, to be eligible for the next monthly contest.


Each entrant household is eligible to participate only once.

Entrants will automatically be entered into remaining monthly prize draws during current contest period. Should future contests occur you hereby grant permission to be automatically entered into those contests for the term of the contests, unless entrants notify Burnaby Today in writing that they do not wish to participate.

Sponsors and their affiliated companies, are not responsible for any failure of any electronic equipment, computer transmissions and/or network connections.

Sponsors and their affiliated companies are not responsible for any inaccuracies in information which may be used in the Contest, or for any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of entries, including data entered by contestants.

Sponsors and their affiliated companies reserve the right to discontinue the Contest at any time, in which event, only entries received prior that date will be considered.

Sponsors and their affiliated companies are not responsible for subscriptions, memberships, membership dues, monthly or annual dues, or any other charges including cellular or data packages associated with any prize. The prize winner will be solely responsible for any additional charges associated with any product or service that they win other than what is specifically outlined in any promotional literature.


Winner must answer a skill testing question.

Winner, if any, will be notified by email, post or via telephone.

The return of any prize notification or prize as undeliverable may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner in Sponsors' discretion.

You are not a winner unless your entry information is verified. The information by winner's must be correct and must mirror the information provided in original winner's entry or winner is disqualified.

If winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim a prize or if the Prize Notification is returned as undeliverable, prize will be forfeited.

Failure to comply with any contest rule, regulation or requirement will automatically disqualify winners without recourse or compensation.

If prize is unclaimed, an alternate winner will be selected.

Contest winner’s, except where prohibited by law, grant Sponsors and their affiliated companies the right to use the winner's name, likeness, picture, portrait, address (city and province), voice, biographical information and written submissions and written or oral statements, for advertising, publicity and promotional purposes for this and other similar promotions without additional compensation.

The information that you provide in connection with the Contest may be used for Sponsors' internal purposes and to send you Sponsors' newsletters and other information about Sponsors, but will not be provided to third parties, except as necessary for the administration of the Contest or as required by law or legal process.

If you would like your name removed from Sponsors' mailing list or if you do not wish be entered into additional contests, to receive Sponsors' newsletter, write to the Sponsor at the address below, or send an email to Burnaby Today with Contest Removal and your email in the Comments field.

Entries and other submitted material become the property of Sponsors and will not be acknowledged or returned. Sponsors and those working for Sponsors or on the behalf of Sponsors, will not be responsible for lost, late, misdirected, damaged, postage due mail undelivered email or Internet, computer hardware, software, phone, and other technical errors, malfunctions and delays.

In the event of a dispute concerning who submitted an email entry, the entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized holder of the email account from which the entry is made. The "authorized account holder" is the natural person to whom an email address is assigned by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.

Copies of these Official Rules may be obtained by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:

Burnaby Today

#326 – 4111 Hastings Street

Burnaby BC

V5C 6T7

Requests for Official Rules must be received by December 31, 2013. All times and dates in these Official Rules are Pacific Standard Time.

Sponsors reserve the right in their sole discretion to modify or cancel all or any portions of the Contest because of technical errors or malfunctions, viruses, hackers, or for other reasons that corrupt the Contest in any manner.

Sponsors also reserve the right in their sole discretion to disqualify any entrant who fails to comply with these Official Rules, who attempts to enter the Contest in any manner or through any means other than as described in these Official Rules, or who attempts to disrupt the Contest or to circumvent any of these Official Rules.

Officers, directors, representatives, and employees of Sponsors, their affiliates and subsidiaries, and each of their respective advertising, promotion, publicity, production, and judging agencies, and those with whom they are domiciled, are not eligible to enter.

By entering, entrants agree to be bound by the decisions of the judges and these Official Rules and to comply with all federal, provincial and municipal laws and regulations.

All federal, provincial and municipal taxes ad levies are each winner's sole responsibility.

The prizes will be awarded. No prize substitutions, transfers, or cash alternatives permitted except Sponsors reserve the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value at Sponsors' discretion.

By entering, each entrant accepts all of the conditions, restrictions, requirements, and/or regulations required by Sponsors and also agrees to accept delivery of prize should their name be drawn for a winning prize.

Entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsors, their affiliates and subsidiaries, and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, successors, and assigns, from any damage, injury, death, loss, or other liability that may arise from entrant's participation in the Contest or the awarding, acceptance, use, or misuse of any prize.

All entrants agree that Canadian law shall apply exclusively to the Contest and that any dispute with respect to the Contest shall be resolved in either the federal or provincial courts located in the Lower Mainland of Province of British Columbia.

To obtain a list of prize winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:

Burnaby Today

#326 – 4111 Hastings Street

Burnaby BC

V5C 6T7

Winners' names and likeness will be posted on the for thirty (30) days or longer at the Sponsors discretion.

The Sponsor of the Contest is Burnaby Today

Burnaby Today Official Contest Rules

No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited.

Contest begins at 11:59 p.m. PST on January 1,2014 for submitting entries, and ends at 11:59 p.m. PST on December 31, 2014

Contest is open to any individual 19 years or older, a legal resident of Canada and permanent resident in the lower mainland of British Columbia.