Lunar New Year Promo
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It’s time for the lucky Lunar New Year Sweepstakes!
Celebrate the Lunar New Year with chance to win an exciting $8,888* prize and an $8 Casino Bonus* (With a 10X Wager Requirement) for every participant!
|Click the ‘Opt in’ button at the top of this page. Make sure the Lunar New Year Promo is added to ‘Your Active Promotions’ section on the Promotions lobby.|
|Earn one (1) entry for every $8 in cash wagered on slots games (including jackpot slot games)|
|Want to double your chances? Earn two (2) entries for every $8 in cash you wager on featured games|
The more you play, the more entries you earn! Earn up to a maximum of 250 entries until February 21st, 2021
Only winners will be notified.
*Terms and Conditions apply. No purchase necessary. Must be 19 years of age or older and a resident of Ontario located in the province at the time of entry. Must have a valid OLG.ca Player Account that has been selected to participate in this Promotion. The cash prize will be paid to the Cash Balance of the winner’s OLG.ca Player Account. To convert the Casino Bonus balance to Cash Balance, a 10x Wagering Requirement must be satisfied within 7 days from the crediting of the Casino Bonus; otherwise, the Casino Bonus balance will expire.
“Lunar New Year Promo”
Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation
February 8, 2021 – February 21, 2021
- 1.1 These Promotion Specific Terms (the “Promotion Specific Terms”) contain the specific terms and conditions which govern the “Lunar New Year Promo” (the “Promotion”). By opting-in to this Promotion, a Player, Prospective Player, Intending Player, or any other user (as applicable) (all the foregoing, hereinafter an “Individual”) is confirming that they understand, accept, and agree to be bound by these Promotion Specific Terms which govern this Promotion.
- 1.2 This Promotion is subject to the General Terms and conditions which may be found here. The General Terms are hereby incorporated into and form part of these Promotion Specific Terms. Any conflict or inconsistency between these Promotion Specific Terms and the General Terms shall be resolved in accordance with the General Terms. Any capitalized terms not otherwise defined herein shall have the meaning ascribed to them in the General Terms.
- 1.3 The General Terms contain the terms and conditions that govern, among other things, Merged Bonuses, Wagering Requirements, Wagering Periods, and Qualifying Requirements. If an Individual does not agree with these Promotion Specific Terms of the General Terms, they must (i) not opt in to the Promotion; or (ii) immediately opt-out of the Promotion.
- 1.4 This Promotion is intended to be conducted separately and with a distinct set of Promotion Specific Terms from all other promotions being administered by OLG.
2 Promotion Eligibility
- 2.1 The Promotion is available in Ontario only and only to those residing in Ontario who (at the time of participation):
- are nineteen (19) years of age or older;
- have a valid Player Account that is in good standing in accordance with the Player Agreement and has not been archived, self-excluded or deactivated; and
- have been selected to participate in this Promotion, all as determined by OLG (“Eligible Participant”).
Volunteers, employees, officers and directors (and those with whom such persons are living, whether related or not) of OLG, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario, and any of OLG’s advertising, promotion and contest management agencies are not eligible to participate in this Promotion.
- 2.2 In the event that an Individual does not meet the eligibility requirements as set forth herein, OLG has the right, in its sole discretion, to reject or disqualify the participant from participating in this Promotion. The disqualified Individual will not be entitled to any Bonus or other substitute benefit due to such disqualification.
3 Promotion Period
- 3.1 This Promotion runs from February 8, 2021 at 12:00 a.m. – February 21, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. (the “Promotion Period”).
- 3.2 An Eligible Participant may earn Entries for this Promotion upon successfully Opting-in to the Promotion in accordance with Section 6.1 until February 21, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. (“Entry Period”). An Eligible Participant cannot earn Entries for this Promotion outside of the Entry Period.
4 Odds, No Purchase Necessary
- 4.1 The odds of winning a Prize in this Promotion vary depending on number of Entries received by OLG during the Entry Period.
- 4.2 THERE IS NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROMOTION.
- 5.1 There is a total of one (1) Prize available in this Promotion as described below (the “Prize”):
Prize Number Available $8,888.00 credited to winner’s Cash Balance 1
- 5.2 Prizes are non-transferable and must be accepted as awarded.
- 5.3 In the event a Prize cannot be awarded as originally contemplated by these Promotion Specific Terms for circumstances outside of OLG’s control, OLG may, in its discretion, substitute a Prize of equal or greater approximate retailer value. No substitutions are to be made except at OLG’s election.
6 How to Participate
- 6.1 How to Opt-In: To Opt-In to this Promotion, an Eligible Participant must opt-in (“Opt-In”) to the Promotion during the Promotion Period detailed in Section 3.2 in accordance with this Section 6 as follows:
- Eligible Participants must log-in to their Player Account
- Eligible Participants must navigate to the “Promotions Lobby” and opt-in to the Promotion by selecting “Opt In” on the promotion tile (“Promotion Tile”) or an Eligible Participant may navigate to the “Promotion Detail Page” and select the “Opt-In” button;
- Eligible Participants may only Opt-In to the Promotion one (1) time;
- Upon opting-in, Eligible Participants will be presented a notification indicating that their Opt-In was successful. The Promotion Tile will then appear in the Eligible Participant’s “Your Active Promotions” section of their Player Account; and
- Upon successfully Opting-In to this Promotion, Eligible Participants may start earning Entries for the Prize draw and a one-time $8.00 Casino Bonus (“Promotional Bonus”) will be credited to their Casino Bonus balance.
- 6.2 How to Earn Entries: An Eligible Participant will earn entries for this Promotion (each, an "Entry", and collectively, the "Entries") by wagering or making a purchase(s), in each case, by using Unutilized Funds during the Entry Period, in accordance with the terms and conditions set out below:
- An Eligible Participant will earn one (1) Entry for every $8.00 of Unutilized Funds wagered on one or more Slot Games (including progressive jackpot slot games).
- An Eligible Participant will earn two (2) Entries for every $8.00 of Unutilized Funds wagered on one or more of the following featured Slot Games:
- Celestial King
- Jin Ji Bao Xi Endless Treasures
- 88 Fortunes
- An Eligible Participant can earn a maximum of two hundred and fifty (250) Entries during the Entry Period
- 6.3 No Purchase Necessary Option: An Eligible Participant is not required to make any purchase or wager any Unutilized Funds to participate in this Promotion. If an Eligible Participant wishes to participate in this Promotion without such purchase or wager, they may:
- Print their first name, last name, telephone number and complete mailing address (including postal code) on a plain white piece of paper and mail it (in an envelope with sufficient postage) along with a one hundred (100) or more word, unique and original handwritten, essay (the "Essay") on why they like their favourite online casino slot game to: Digital Product Management – Retention, Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation, OLG.ca, 4120 Yonge Street, North York, ON M2P 2B8 (the "Request"). The Essay must include the Eligible Participant's OLG.ca username and address as registered on the Eligible Participant's Player Account. Each request will be deemed to have been made on the day it was received by OLG.
- To be eligible, any Request that an Eligible Participant submits must: (i) be received separately, each in a separate envelope each bearing sufficient postage (e.g., multiple Requests in the same envelope will be void); (ii) be post-marked during the Promotion Period and received during the Promotion Period; and (iii) specify the name of this Promotion and the number of Entries being requested (Requests that fail to specify are void);
- The Eligible Participant will earn one (1) Entry for each unique Essay submitted, until they earn the maximum of two hundred and fifty (250) Entries per Entry Period; and
- In no event can an Eligible Participant combine Requests and the purchase/wager option of obtaining Entries to exceed the amount of Entries noted in term 6.3.c., above.
7 Selection Process
- 7.1 On February 24, 2021 at approximately 2 p.m. in Toronto, Ontario, one (1) Eligible Participants will be selected by a random draw (the “Prize Draw”) from all eligible Entries received by OLG in accordance with these Promotion Specific Terms.
- 7.2 The selection of winners shall be determined as follows (each a “Selected Participant”):
- The first selected Eligible Participant drawn will be the eligible winner for the Prize;
- The next five (5) Eligible Participants will be drawn as back-up entries (each a “Back-up Entry,” collectively, the “Back-up Entries”) in the event the first Selected Participant cannot be contacted, is found to be ineligible, or fails to complete the skill-testing question. A Back-Up Entry will replace a disqualified Selected Participant in accordance with the order in which the Back-Up Entries were drawn.
- 7.3 An email indicating the steps required to redeem the Prize will be sent to the Selected Participant, and the Selected Participant will be required to follow the instructions on claiming their Prize detailed in such email to remain eligible for this Promotion.
- 7.4 Selected Participants will be notified of their status as a Selected Participant by email on or around February 26, 2021.
8 Prize Redemption and Skill Testing Questions
- 8.1 OLG will use reasonable efforts to notify the Selected Participants by telephone, email or mail, each of which according to the contact information registered on their Player Account, that they are an eligible winner and to arrange for the fulfilment of their Prize. The first notification attempt will be made within twenty-four (24) hours of the time of the Prize Draw. The second attempt will be made two (2) days after the first attempt and the third attempt will be made five (5) days after the second attempt.
- 8.2 The Selected Participant must confirm receipt of the OLG notification that he/she is the eligible winner, according to the instructions provided by OLG in its notification, within seven (7) business days from the first attempt of contact to claim the applicable Prize. If the Selected Participant fails to do so, they may lose any entitlement to the Prize and OLG reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to select from the eligible Back-Up Entries that were received in accordance with these Promotion Specific Terms (in which case the foregoing provisions of this section shall apply to such newly selected Selected Participant).
- 8.3 Selected Participants, when instructed by OLG, must execute and return OLG's standard declaration and release form which, among other matters:
- confirms their eligibility and compliance with the Terms;
- acknowledges acceptance of the applicable Prize (as awarded);
- releases OLG from liability in connection with the conduct of the Promotion and /or the awarding of the Prize; and
- agrees to the publication, reproduction and/or other use of their name, address, voice, statements about the Promotion and/or photograph or other likeness without further notice or compensation, in any publicity or advertisement carried out by or on behalf of OLG in any manner or medium whatsoever, including print, broadcast or the internet
- 8.4 If, at the end of the above mentioned time period, a Selected Participant who is selected to receive a Prize could not be contacted or otherwise declared by OLG as the confirmed Winner of the applicable Prize in accordance with these Promotion Specific Terms, then they will no longer be eligible to receive any Prize.
- 8.5 In order to claim a Prize, the Selected Participant may be required to present a valid government issued photo identification. If the Selected Participant fails to do so, the applicable Prize may not be awarded and OLG has no obligation to award any substitute prizes or rewards.
- 8.6 Selected Participants must correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question (the “Skill-testing Question”) without mechanical or other aid in order to be declared an “Eligible Winner” (“Winner”) and be entitled to a Prize. The skill-testing question will be communicated to the Selected Participant via email within twenty-four (24) hours of the time of the Prize Draw. Without limiting the generality of the forgoing, OLG may, in its sole and absolute discretion, administer an alternate test of skill as required to comply with applicable law (including applicable accessibility legislation).
- 8.7 If a Selected Participant fails to respond to OLG in accordance with any of the instructions provided in a communication to the Selected Participant, or if the Selected Participant fails to correctly answer the Skill Testing Question within the timeframes detailed by OLG, the Selected Participant may be disqualified from the Promotion at OLG’s sole discretion.
9 Wagering Requirements
- 9.1 Unless this Promotion becomes a Merged Bonus (as detailed in the General Terms), the Wagering Requirements for this Promotion that must be satisfied in order to convert the Casino Bonus to the Cash Balance are as follows:
- Within seven (7) calendar days from the date that Casino Bonus provided pursuant to this Promotion is deposited into an Eligible Participant’s Player Account (the “Wager Period”), the Eligible Participant must make an aggregate eligible wager(s) of at least ten (10) times the total amount of the Bonus Funds provided as part of this Promotion;
- The amount of an Eligible Individual’s wager(s) that is eligible toward meeting the Wagering Requirements detailed in Section 5.1.a is subject to the Game Contribution amounts detailed in Section 5.2 of the General Terms). NOT ALL GAMES ON OLG.CA ARE ELIGIBLE TOWARD MEETING THE WAGERING REQUIREMENTS OF THIS PROMOTION AND NOT ALL GAMES HAVE A 100% GAME CONTRIBUTION.
10 General Terms
- 10.1 No substitutions or equivalent cash payments will be made for any Prize, save for OLG’s right, at its sole discretion, to make substitutions of equivalent or greater value. Except as specifically provided herein, an unclaimed Prize will not be awarded.
- 10.2 OLG is not responsible for commencing, continuing or completing the Promotion, or awarding Prizes in the event of circumstances beyond OLG’s control. OLG may, at its sole discretion, change or alter this Promotion and/or amend the Promotion Specific Terms, as OLG deems necessary in its sole discretion, including but not limited to amendments relating to the accommodation of Individuals in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, OLG, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to delay the timing of any element of this Promotion to satisfy any customer service or promotional integrity issues resulting from uncontrollable or unforeseen circumstances, and this includes the right to similarly extend the time period(s) available to Eligible Participants to receive a Prize and/or submit Entries.
- 10.3 OLG reserves the right to deny an Entry or reject an Entry once accepted, for any reason which, in its sole judgment and discretion, it deems proper.
For any questions relating to this promotion, please contact Player Support at email@example.com or by calling 1-855-978-7529.