NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT IS NECESSARY TO PLAY OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. A DECLARATION / AFFIDAVIT OF ELIGIBILITY / RELEASE OF LIABILITY MAY BE REQUIRED.
There are two games: Peel 'n' Play and Scrape 'n' Match. Play for both start on May 6, 2013 at 12:00:00 a.m. EDT and end on July 14, 2013 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT ("Game Period"). You have a chance to win time-seeded "Instant Win Prizes" and random draw Daily, Weekly and Grand Prizes. No purchase requests must be made by July 5, 2013 (see below for details). The VIP Experience Weekly Prize must be claimed by July 19, 2013 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT, as the VIP Experience with Bon Jovi is scheduled to take place on July 24, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. All other prizes must be claimed by August 31, 2013 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT. Prizes will be forfeited if not claimed by these dates.
Potential winners who are Canadian residents must first answer correctly, unaided, a time-limited, arithmetical, skill-testing question, before being declared a winner. Potential winners may be required to complete prize verification documents before being declared a winner.
NOTE: The Game Period consists of 10 Weeks or 70 Days. Each "Week" begins on Monday at 12:00:00 a.m. EDT and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT on the Sunday that immediately follows thereafter. Each "Day" begins at 12:00:00 a.m. EDT and ends the same date at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT.
Commencing on or around May 6, 2013, guests at participating Tim Hortons locations in Canada may receive one specially marked Tim Hortons 10, 14 or 18 oz iced/frozen drink take-out game cup, while supplies last, with the purchase of any corresponding small (10 oz), medium (14 oz) or large (18 oz) iced/frozen beverage. Commencing on or about May 6, 2013, guests at participating Tim Hortons locations in the USA, specifically the states of Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia, may receive one specially marked Tim Hortons 12, 16, 20 or 32 oz cold drink take-out game cup, while supplies last, with the purchase of any corresponding small (12 oz), small/medium (16 oz), medium/large (20 oz) or large (32 oz) iced/frozen beverage. Free game pieces (PIN Codes) are available; details are below. On the game cup is a label, which contains an alphanumeric code ("PIN Code"). This PIN Code can be played in the Peel 'n' Play online game at www.chilltowin.com or m.chilltowin.com on your mobile device.
NOTE: Sponsor reserves the right to limit the distribution of game cups to one cup with the purchase of any iced/frozen beverage for any multiple-cup refillable container. The guest will receive a cup equivalent in size to the size of the iced/frozen beverage purchased (for example, if the guest purchases a large iced/frozen beverage, the guest will receive a large cup, while supplies last). If there is any remaining inventory, game cups may still be provided after July 14, 2013 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT (the "Game Closing Date"). Nevertheless, PIN Codes may not be played after the Game Closing Date and will not be valid for the Game.
Commencing on or around May 6, 2013 at 12:00:00 a.m. EDT, guests may play Scrape 'n' Match by going to www.chilltowin.com or m.chilltowin.com on your mobile device. PIN Codes are not required. See below for further details.
In Canada, receive a free PIN Code, by sending a postage-paid, self-addressed envelope to: Tim Hortons Chill To Win (NPN – Project # 922C3), P.O. Box 9998, Saint John, NB, E2L 4N4, Canada. In the U.S.A., receive a free PIN Code, by sending a self-addressed envelope to: Tim Hortons Chill To Win (NPN – Project # 922C3), P.O. Box 116, Calais, ME, 04619-0116, USA. PIN Code requests must include full name, complete address, telephone number (including area code) and e-mail address. All requests for a free PIN Code must be received by July 5, 2013 (game cup supplies are expected to run out by around this date). PIN Codes must be played before the Game ends on July 14, 2013 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT. Limit one PIN Code request per postmarked outer envelope, while supplies last. No mechanical reproductions of PIN Code requests permitted.
Go to www.chilltowin.com or m.chilltowin.com on your mobile device (the "Website") and register to play the Chill to Win™ Online Contest. Supply your full name, complete address, telephone number (including area code), time zone and e-mail address in accordance with the Website directions and you will be registered.
STANDARD MOBILE DEVICE CHARGES MAY APPLY. CHECK YOUR CARRIER FOR DETAILS.
Play your PIN Code and click the button for a chance to win. Each PIN Code may only be used once to play. Your play will be time-stamped according to when you clicked the button. Instant Win Prizes are awarded based on randomly selected times during the Game Period. If your play occurs on or is the closest after the pre-selected winning time, then you will be a potential winner for a prize, pending verification. With each play, participants will also be entered into the Daily Draw for that Day and Grand Prize Draws at the end of the Game Period. Also with each play, participants will earn an Extra Play, which may be played in Scrape 'n' Match.
LIMIT TEN (10) PIN CODE PLAYS PER PERSON PER DAY IN THE PEEL 'N' PLAY GAME.
PIN Codes are not required. Play by clicking on the button for a chance to win and scrape the game board to reveal whether you are a potential winner of an Instant Win Prize. Your play will be time-stamped according to when you clicked the button. Instant Win Prizes are awarded based on randomly selected times during the Game Period. If your play occurs or is the closest after the pre-selected winning time, then you will be a potential winner of a prize, pending verification. With each play, participants will also be entered into the Weekly Draw for that Week. Extra Plays earned from Peel 'n' Play may be played in Scrape 'n' Match. In Scrape 'n' Match, you have a chance to win PIN Codes, which may be played in Peel 'n' Play.
LIMIT ONE (1) PLAY PER PERSON PER DAY IN SCRAPE 'N' MATCH. LIMIT NINE (9) EXTRA PLAYS PER PERSON PER DAY IN SCRAPE 'N' MATCH.
The Game is limited to legal residents of Canada and the 50 United States and the District of Columbia (excluding Rhode Island, Florida, Arizona, Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico). Void in excluded jurisdictions and where prohibited by law. To be eligible to claim a prize, claimant must be of age of majority within their jurisdiction of residence. To be eligible to play, participants must be 13 years of age or older at the beginning of the Game Period. If an participant is 13 years or older but less than the age of majority in his/her jurisdiction of residence, then participant shall be considered an eligible minor ("Eligible Minor") whose prize must be claimed by a parent or legal guardian.
Employees of, members of the immediate family of, or those domiciled with an employee of Sponsor, Administrator, The TDL Group Corp., Tim Hortons USA Inc., or their affiliated or related companies, Tim Hortons franchisees, the consulting, advertising and promotion agencies of Sponsor, prize suppliers, game cup suppliers, game cup distributors and game cup carriers are not eligible to participate. Employees of Tim Hortons franchisees as described in this paragraph are limited to those employees who are providing services in any way to a Tim Hortons Restaurant. "Immediate family" means parents, siblings, children or spouse.
(A) Instant Win Prizes:
(B) Random Draw Prizes:
(A) Instant Win Prizes:
(B) Random Draw Prizes:
Total ARV of all prizes: $633,150 CAD/USD.
LIMIT ONE GRAND PRIZE PER PERSON AND ONE VIP EXPERIENCE PRIZE PER PERSON.
Prizes are only as detailed above. Prizes must be accepted as awarded and are not convertible to cash. No substitutions or transfers of prizes by winner permitted. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value, at its sole discretion.
The retail values set above are based on approximate prize values in Canada and the U.S. at the time of printing of these rules. All taxes on prizes are sole responsibility of winner. In order to receive the prize, winner may be required to complete prize claim documentation, including an Affidavit or Declaration, Release and W-9 form before being declared a winner. If winner is a U.S. resident, winner may be issued a 1099-MISC form for prizes with a retail value of $600 USD or more.
Instant Win Prizes will be awarded online based on randomly selected times during each Day. The first eligible participant to play on or after the random pre-selected time for that prize will be eligible to win. If there are multiple Instant Win Prizes that are unawarded before an eligible participant plays, then the unawarded Instant Win Prizes will be awarded in order, one (1) prize per participant to the eligible participants whose play is closest after the randomly selected time in the order that they play. If there is no participant who plays on or after the randomly selected time on the last Day of the Game Period, then any remaining Instant Win Prizes will be awarded in reverse descending order, one (1) prize per participant to the participant whose play is closest to the randomly selected time for that particular prize. Potential winners will be notified online and instructed as to how the prize can be claimed.
All Prizes, other than the VIP Experience Prize (Weekly Prize) must be claimed by August 31, 2013 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT or the prize will be forfeited. The VIP Experience Prize must be claimed by July 19, 2013 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT or the prize will be forfeited and awarded to another participant (time permitting). Potential winners of the VIP Experience Prize may be contacted by telephone and may be required to provide prize claim documents in a short timeframe. This is due to the VIP Experience Prize being scheduled to take place at the Bon Jovi concert on July 24, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
In both the Peel 'n' Play and Scrape 'n' Match games, Daily, Weekly and Grand Prizes will be randomly drawn from the entries submitted during the corresponding period. Entries from Daily and Weekly drawings will not roll over into subsequent Daily and Weekly drawings (if any). The random draws will occur in Saint John, NB, at or around 11:00 a.m. EDT on the business day following the close of the corresponding Day for Daily Prizes, Week for Weekly Prizes and the end of the Game Period for Grand Prizes.
Except in the case of the VIP Experience Prize, please allow 4-6 weeks after prize claim verification for the prizes to be shipped to the addresses provided at the time of registration. Sponsor is not responsible for any change of email address, mailing address and/or telephone number of participants. Where applicable, Sponsor reserves the right to publicly award prizes at the Tim Hortons restaurant where the game cup was originally received.
Instant Win Prizes are randomly time-seeded throughout the Game Period as set forth above and awarded to the participant who plays on or after the pre-selected time. The time of Day when you play during the Game Period (as recorded by the Website technology) and the order in which plays are received will determine whether or not you are a potential winner.
Daily, Weekly and Grand Prizes are selected by random draw for the corresponding Day, Week and Game Period as set out above and awarded to the selected participant after prize claim verification. The number of eligible entries received during the corresponding Day, Week and Game Period will determine whether or not you are a potential winner.
Air travel will consist of round-trip, coach class air travel to/from the major international airport nearest to the winner's residence to/from a major international airport near the city/town where the VIP Experience Prize will occur. Accommodations will be provided for a maximum of two nights and three days in a standard hotel accommodation (one room, double occupancy). Ground transportation at the destination from airport to hotel and return to airport will be provided. Meals and transportation while at the destination are not included.
If the winner's home is located where air travel is not required to reach the VIP Experience, Sponsor in its sole discretion, may make alternative arrangements for travel or require winner and guest to be responsible for their own travel to the concert, and may elect not to provide overnight accommodations.
Travel and accommodation arrangements are at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. No changes to travel dates or passenger names are permitted after a VIP Experience Prize winner has submitted the name of the guest and all related booking information to Sponsor. Actual prize value will depend upon point of departure, travel dates, and airfare fluctuations. The winner and guest are not entitled to the monetary difference between actual prize value and stated approximate prize value, if any. If the winner or guest elects to travel through other means not specified herein, no additional compensation will be awarded. Winner's guest must travel on the same itinerary as winner and must sign and return a liability/publicity release prior to awarding prizes.
The winner and guest will be responsible for all other expenses not specified herein, including but not limited to the following: travel and medical insurance, ground transportation to and from the winner's residence to the airport, gratuities, meals, telephone calls, in-room charges, applicable taxes (including Airport Improvement Taxes), incidentals, and any and all other expenses not specified in the description of the VIP Experience Prize. The winner and/or guest should have a valid major credit card to present to the hotel upon check-in. The winner and guest are responsible for ensuring that all travel papers (passports, visa, etc.) are in good order, and are valid prior to, and for the entire duration of the trip.
If the winner and/or guest cannot travel for any reason whatsoever, including but not limited to, inadequate travel documentation, cannot travel within the specified travel times provided, inability to travel internationally or any other reason, then the winner may nominate a person to whom the VIP Experience Prize may be transferred or an alternate winner may be selected, at the Sponsor's sole discretion.
Sponsor is not responsible if the Bon Jovi concert on July 24, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey is cancelled for any reason. Alternative arrangements (if any) will be made at Sponsor's sole discretion and Sponsor reserves the right to not make any alternative arrangements.
Sponsor shall have the right at any time to require proof of identity and/or eligibility to participate in the Game. Failure to provide such proof in a form satisfactory to Sponsor may result in disqualification. All personal and other information requested by and supplied to Sponsor for the purpose of the Game must be truthful, complete, accurate and in no way misleading. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any participant should such an participant at any stage supply untruthful, incomplete, inaccurate or misleading personal details and/or information. If documents are not returned by the date required, or if a potential winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Game Rules, the potential winner's prize will be forfeited and Sponsor reserves the right to not award the prize.
If due to an error, there are more claims for prizes than prizes stated in these rules, Sponsor reserves the right to award prizes through a random drawing of eligible prize claims for the applicable prize level. No more than the stated number of prizes shall be awarded. Should a potential winner decline a prize or be unreachable, prize will be forfeited and Sponsor reserves the right to not award the prize. Liability for any misprinted PIN Codes is limited to replacement with another while supplies last during the Game Period.
If a potential winner is an Eligible Minor, minor's parent or legal guardian must sign and return all documents. The prize will be awarded to the minor's parent or legal guardian who signed the prize claim documents.
Any PIN Codes obtained through unauthorized or illegitimate sources/channels, including any PIN Codes purchased or obtained online, or at a live auction; or which are not original, are illegible, have been tampered with, mutilated, altered, reproduced, stolen, forged, counterfeited, irregular, marked improperly; or which contain printing or production errors, or any errors in any way, will be void at the sole discretion of the Sponsor.
All entries and requests become the property of Sponsor, which assumes no responsibility for lost entries or lost requests or for any failure of the website during the Game Period, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or play to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof. Sponsor is not responsible where a participant is unable to access the Game on their mobile device, computer or other device.
In the event of a dispute between participants as to who submitted a play, the play shall be deemed submitted by an "authorized e-mail account holder" and plays will be declared made by the authorized e-mail account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of play. "Authorized e-mail account holder" is defined as the natural person to whom an e-mail address is assigned by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. The potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that the potential winner is the authorized e-mail account holder of the e-mail address associated with the potentially winning play.
Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Game is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. Should it be discovered that an participant is using the aid of computer software programs to auto-fill entries, the participant will be immediately disqualified from the Game. The Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify all participants who tamper or auto-fill or otherwise attempt to compromise the integrity of the Game from this Game (and all the plays/entries/prizes therein) and future games conducted by the Sponsor without further notice.
Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual (and all of his/her plays) who tampers with the play process. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion subject to the approval of the Régie des alcools des courses et des jeux ("RACJ") (in Canada only), to modify, suspend or cancel the game should fraud, a virus, "bug" or other cause beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor corrupt the security or proper administration of the Game or if Sponsor determines that for any reason the game cannot be run as originally planned or if there is any other occurrence compromising the fairness or integrity of the game.
By accepting a prize, winners release Sponsor, Tim Hortons Inc., The TDL Group Corp., Tim Hortons USA Inc., and their affiliated and related companies, Tim Hortons licensees/franchisees, the prize suppliers, and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents, including, without limitation, their advertising and promotional agencies and the independent game organizations ("Releasees"), from any and all liability, loss or damage incurred with respect to the awarding, receipt, possession and/or use or misuse of any prize, including any travel related thereto.
Winner acknowledges that Releasees have not made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical condition or fitness for a particular purpose. Any and all warranties and/or guarantees on a prize (if any) are subject to the respective manufacturers' terms therefore, and winners agree to look solely to such manufacturers for any such warranty and/or guarantee.
By playing the game, participants agree to abide by these Game Rules and the decisions of Sponsor and/or the independent contest organization, which are final. By playing this game and/or accepting a prize (if applicable), participants agree that Sponsor may use their name, town/city, province/territory/state of residence, voice, photograph and/or likeness in any publicity or advertisement carried out by Sponsor, without further remuneration or notice, except where prohibited by law.
By playing this Game, participants consent to being contacted by Sponsor for game-related purposes, which includes but is not limited to prize eligibility notifications and prize claim reminder notifications. You may unsubscribe from these notices by emailing ChillToWin@timhortons.com, in which case your registration in the game will be deleted and you will no longer be eligible to play or win unless you re-register.
In Québec, any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of this publicity game may be submitted to the RACJ for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the RACJ only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.
In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the English language version and the French language version of these Game Rules or any English or French game-related materials, the English version of these Game Rules shall prevail, govern and control.
A list of all winners, which includes their full names, city/town, province/state/territory of residence, will be available on the Website. The city/town of their residence may also be displayed on a map.
SPONSOR: Tim Hortons Advertising and Promotion Fund (Canada) Inc., 874 Sinclair Road, Oakville, ON, L6K 2Y1, Canada
The Tim's National Advertising Program, Inc., 4150 Tuller Road, Suite 236, Dublin, OH, 43017, USA
ADMINISTRATOR: D+H Limited Partnership, 661 Millidge Avenue, Saint John, NB, E2K 2N7, Canada
The information within these Official Rules and Regulations is accurate as of the time of printing.
Tim Hortons, Iced Capp, Chill To Win and Tim Card are trademarks of The TDL Marks Corporation in Canada and Tim Hortons USA Inc. in the USA. © Tim Hortons, 2013