Downtown Getaway Contest Rules & Regulations

Complete Contest Rules

No purchase necessary.

Contest begins at 9:00am Mountain Standard Time (MST) on Wednesday, March 15, 2023. Contest entries will be accepted until 11:59pm MST on Sunday, March 26, 2023. The contest is open to Alberta and Saskatchewan residents only. The prize does not include transportation to Edmonton or to and from venues.

How do I enter the Contest?

To enter, you must fill out the entry form at which sets forth a description of the prize.

You must include your name, phone number, email address, and postal code. This information will only be used to contact the winner. By providing an email address, it will be deemed to be made by the authorized email account holder at time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is deemed as the natural person who is assigned to an email address. Anyone found to use multiple email accounts to enter will be ineligible. There is a maximum of one entry per person during the contest period. No responsibility is assumed by Explore Edmonton for any computer, online telephone or technical malfunctions that may occur in the processing, transmission or receipt of entries. Contestants may also opt into an Explore Edmonton consumer newsletter and the Downtown Business Association newsletter.

Employees, officers and directors of Explore Edmonton, any Contest sponsor or suppliers, their respective affiliates or representatives, and those with whom the foregoing individuals reside, are not eligible to participate in this Contest.

How is a winner chosen?

Contestants who enter will have their names entered into a random draw to win the prize. There will be one random winner drawn on Tuesday, March 28, 2023 at 9:00am.

The winner will be contacted after the draw dates notifying him or her of their win and details on how to collect their prize. If the winner does not confirm that they accept the prize within one week of notification, a new winner will be chosen.

In order to be eligible to win, contestants must:

Be 18 years of age or over
Must be a resident of Alberta or Saskatchewan
Have government-issued ID
Answer the following skill-testing question: name one of Downtown Dining Week's participating restaurants
Sign a Release and Consent Form for the disclosure of the winner's name

Chances of winning are dependent on the number of entries received. The total approximate retail value of the primary Edmonton Downtown Getaway prize is $1,170.00. The 1 night stay at the JW Marriott Edmonton Ice District must be redeemed and take place on Tuesday, April 11, 2023.

The prize must be accepted as awarded and may not be transferred or exchanged absent the consent of the Contest sponsors, which consent may be withheld in their absolute discretion. The Contest prize may not be exactly as advertised. The Contest sponsors reserve the right, in their absolute discretion, to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event of the unavailability, for whatever the reason, of the advertised prize in whole or in part.

Protecting Your Personal Information and Contest Information

This information is being collected by Explore Edmonton under the authority of section 33(c) of the Alberta Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, and will be used for Edmonton Downtown Getaway contest purposes. If you have any questions about the collection, use or disclosure of information for this Contest you may contact Explore Edmonton at