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Contest: Superhero Day at the Library 

Calgary Public Library and Calgary Expo are teaming up to give away amazing prizes on August 6 during Superhero Day at the Library. Join us at your favourite Library location on Superhero Day, August 6, 2022, and complete your superhero mission for a chance to win. 

The Prizes 

Two (2) total prize packages (1 prize package per winner). Each prize package includes two (2) four-day passes to the 2023 Calgary EXPO. 

How to Enter 

It’s easy to win! All you have to do is visit your favourite Library location on August 6 during Superhero Day, 1:00 – 4:00 pm. Follow @calgarylibrary on Instagram and mention us @calgarylibrary in your Instagram feed and story posts when you share your super-fun photos of the event with us. Don’t forget to include the tags #UltimateSummerChallenge and #calgaryexpo. Tag your friends in our Superhero Day posts before the event for extra entries (2 bonus entries maximum). 

Eligibility 

The Superhero Day at the Library contest, henceforth referred to as the ‘Contest’, is open to all residents of Alberta who have reached the age of majority in their province or territory of residence at the time of entry and have a valid email address (for underage participants, they must have a legal guardian meet these requirements).

Employees and representatives of the Administrators, as well as their advertising and promotional agencies, affiliated corporations and other persons, firms, or corporations involved in the development or execution of this Contest, are not eligible to win a prize in this Contest. This contest runs on August 6, 2022 and was created by Calgary Public Library, henceforth referred to as the ‘Administrators’ of the Contest. 

Winner Selection Procedure 

Potential winners will be selected by random draw on Monday, August 8, 2022 at 9:00 am MST and notified via email or phone no later than Wednesday, August 10, 2022. 

The potential winners will be notified via email or phone. The winners’ name(s) and likeness may be used in future marketing and promotional materials (with written consent from the winner). 

If the prizes are not claimed one (1) week after a potential winner has been notified, a new potential winner may be drawn at random (based on the Administrators’ discretion).  

ODDS: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entrants during the Entry Period, as well as the number of valid entries submitted by each entrant.  

Entry Conditions 

Entries must be the intellectual property of the entrant. Entrants who attempt to, or are suspected of, tampering with the rules and regulations of the Contest will be disqualified from the Contest. By entering this Contest, each participant agrees to abide and be bound by these contest rules. All decisions of the Administrators shall be final and binding upon the participant.  

The prize shall be accepted as is and may not be exchanged or refunded for an amount of money, sold, or transferred. No substitutions will be allowed. Any unused portion of a prize will be forfeited. If the prize cannot be awarded as described in these rules, the Administrators reserves the right to substitute a prize or prize component with another of comparable value, as determined in its sole discretion. Refusal to accept the prize releases the Contest Parties from any obligation toward the winner.  

By participating in the contest, the winner agrees to the possibility of their name, voice, or likeness being used in promotional material relating to this contest without additional financial or other compensation. All entrants agree to release the Administrators, their respective directors, officers and employees, from all liability for any damage or loss arising from participation in this Contest or from the awarding, acceptance or use of the prize.  

The Administrators reserve the right, exercisable in their discretion, to disqualify and ban any participant from this Contest if the participant is found or is believed to have been tampering with the entry process, or the operation of the Contest.  

The Administrators reserve the right to cancel, suspend, withdraw, or amend this Contest in any way, without prior notice or obligation, in the event of an error, technical problem, computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failure or any other cause beyond the reasonable control of the Administrators that interferes with the proper conduct of this Contest as contemplated by these Contest Rules.  

By entering this Contest, each participant agrees that the Administrators will not be liable for any injury or damage from whatever cause associated with or in connection with this Contest.  

This Contest is subject to Canadian law and void where prohibited or restricted. 

Privacy 

Any personal information gathered from contest entrants in connection with this Contest will be kept in a secure and confidential database and will not be rented or sold. Personal information of the contest entrants will be used for the administration of this Contest for the purposes of this contest only. 

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