Enter the “Wines of Germany Spring Fest” Contest 2018

Contest Period 

  • Contest starts on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at 6 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) and ends on Monday, April 9, 2018 at 11:59 pm (EST).

How to Enter Contest

  • No purchase necessary.
  • To enter Contest contestants must complete an electronic form on germanwinefest.ca. Internet entries are limited to one entry per day, per person, per civic address, per telephone number and per e-mail address for the entire duration of the contest. Multiple entries do not increase chances of winning.
  • Participation on website only. Forms received by conventional mail will not be accepted.

Description and awarding of prizes

One (1) prize, including a trip for two (2) to Germany.

The total maximum value of the prize is $5,000 CAD including taxes.

The winner will be designated by random draw at 3pm EST, April 13th, 2018, at Andros Communications offices, 2 St. Clair Ave. West, 18th floor, Toronto, Ontario M4V 1L5. Winners will be advised by telephone no later than five days after the draw. The winner will receive his/her prize by email. If Wines of Germany is unable to contact a winner within fourteen days, another entry will be drawn. Once the winner correctly answers an unaided, time-limited, arithmetic skill testing question the prize will be awarded.

Winner must be one of the travelers. All travelers must have a Canadian passport valid for 6 months following the return to Canada.

General rules

No product purchase necessary.

  • Contest starts on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at 6 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) and ends on Monday, April 9, 2018 at 11:59 pm (EST).
  • Open to legal residents of Ontario, 19 years and older, except employees of Wines of Germany, LCBO, AGCO, cooperating prize suppliers, if any, and their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion, interactive and similar agencies, and the immediate families and household members of each. To win, the contestant must have filled out the entry coupon online at germanwinefest.ca and correctly answer unaided a time-limited, arithmetic skill testing question administered by telephone at a pre-determined mutually convenient time. Approximate Grand Prize retail value is five thousand Canadian dollars ($5,000 CAD). The odds of winning a Prize will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received during the Contest period.
  • This contest conforms to the applicable provincial and municipal laws and regulations.
  • The contest will be held under the regulations as set out, which may be modified by Wines of Germany. The procedures followed in this promotion, as established to the best of our knowledge, in these regulations may not be changed or be the object of a counter proposal except in conformance with the provisions stipulated by the law or these presents.
  • The prize must be accepted as defined in the section DESCRIPTION AND AWARDING OF PRIZES. It cannot be exchanged, is not transferable and has no right of financial substitution. The decision of Wines of Germany is final with no right of appeal of the operations associated with the promotion or the awarding of prizes. The winner undertakes to respect the contest’s eligibility criteria as well as all its rules. The act of taking part in the competition confirms that the winner has received and understood the regulations as set out.
  • All incomplete or irregular entry forms and those that do not conform to the regulations may be declared null and void by Wines of Germany. Wines of Germany assumes no responsibility for the electronic entry forms.

LCBO Rules

  • The winner will be required to sign a document in a form acceptable to the Liquor Control Board of Ontario (“LCBO”) releasing the LCBO, its directors, officers, employees and agents from all liability of any kind in connection with the contest, or occurring as a result of the prize being awarded; To be eligible to win, the entrant must not be an employee or a member of the immediate family of, or domiciled with an employee of the Liquor Control Board of Ontario (“LCBO”), an employee of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (“AGCO”) or of any licensees authorized by AGCO, or of the independent contest organization; The prize must be accepted on an “as is” basis and that there is no substitution of prizes. The LCBO and AGCO are not connected to this contest in any manner whatsoever and are not liable in any way for any matter related to this contest. The contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial, and municipal laws. By entering the contest, entrants agree to abide by the contest rules and decisions of the independent contest organization which are final.



Long weekend for two in Berlin

3 nights in Berlin

Retail Value: CAD $5,000.00 including taxes and service charges

Trip includes:

  • Roundtrip Economy Airfare from Toronto to Berlin for 2 Adults
  • 3 night hotel accommodation in Berlin with breakfast included
  • Guided sightseeing tour

Not included:

  • Meals not mentioned
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Optional tours
  • Travel Insurance
  • Transportation to and from Toronto Pearson Airport

Passports, Visas & Travel Blackout Dates:

  • All Passengers are responsible for securing proper documentation prior to joining the tour. Passports are required and must be valid for six months following the return to Canada; in addition travellers are advised to check with local consulates for full details regarding Visa requirements. Please note securing a valid visa for entry is sole responsibility of the traveller.
  • Travel blackout dates may apply. While all efforts will be made to follow the above itinerary, hotels and flights are subject to availability at time of booking and we reserve the right to substitute tours, flights and hotels to comparable ones if required.

All travel on the prize trip must be completed by Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST (Eastern Standard Time).

Changes to itinerary:

  • If you request any changes to your travel arrangements once we have confirmed your prize trip booking, all out of pocket charges, including charges imposed by our suppliers, will be payable by you, plus an amendment fee of $50.00 per revision per booking. If after the commencement of your tour you request any changes to your travel arrangements, we will do our best to implement them, but we cannot guarantee that it will be possible. In the event of such change(s) being made, you will be liable for any cancellation charges that may be levied for the previously booked service and for any costs incurred by us and our suppliers in attempting to secure any revised arrangements. Any name changes must be provided to us in writing and are subject to any airline fees or penalties.