WIN advanced screening passes to THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE in your city!

by Blogger ‎10-15-2013 08:17 AM - edited ‎10-15-2013 08:17 AM

Catching Fire contest.jpg

 

 

 

Best Buy, eOne and Lionsgate have partnered to give away screening passes to watch the theatrical premier of THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE starring Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen in select cities!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Seven cities will be previewing the movie including:

Toronto

Thur, Nov 21 @ 7 pm

Theatre TBC

Vancouver

Thur, Nov 21 @ 7 pm

Theatre TBC

Calgary

Thur, Nov 21 @ 7 pm

Theatre TBC

Edmonton

Thur, Nov 21 @ 7 pm

Theatre TBC

Winnipeg

Thur, Nov 21 @ 7 pm

Theatre TBC

Ottawa

Thur, Nov 21 @ 7 pm

Theatre TBC

Montreal*

Thur, Nov 21 @ 7 pm

Theatre TBC

 

 

 

*Pre-screenings will be held at 7pm on November 21, 2013. Theatre locations will be confirmed closer to date. The Montreal screening will be shown in French.

 

To enter to win a pass for two simply comment on the article below if you would sooner enter The Hunger Games with Katniss or Peeta, or Tweet @BBYCanada with #CatchingFire and the city of your choice. Please include one of the following seven cities in your tweet:

 

Toronto

#CatchingFireTO

Vancouver

#CatchingFireVAN

Calgary

#CatchingFireCAL

Edmonton

#CatchingFireEDM

Winnipeg

#CatchingFireWPG

Ottawa

#CatchingFireOTT

Montreal*

#CatchingFireMON

 

The contest runs Tuesday, October 15th – Friday, November 8th, 2013. Winners will be notified by the Best Buy Promotions team through email or by Twitter direct message and required to send their first and last name in order to pick up their tickets at the screening location. Please note seating at the screening is limited and it’s recommended to arrive early to guarantee your seats. Doors for each screening will open at 6 PM.

 

 

 

 

Rules and Regulations

You could win a pair of tickets to a special advance screening of
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
(The “Contest”)

October 15 – November 8, 2013

 

How to Enter

 

  1. No purchase necessary.
  2. Entries may be made on:
    1. Twitter between 12:01a.m. PST on October 15, 2013 and 11:59p.m. PST on November 8, 2013 (the “Contest Period”). Each entry must be tagged with @BBYCanada and the hashtag #CatchingFire(your city). For example, to enter the Vancouver screening, include #CatchingFireVancouver. It is required that contestants follow @BBYCanada so we can communicate with the selected winners.
    2. Plug-in between 12:01a.m. PST on October 15, 2013 and 11:59p.m. PST on November 8, 2013 (the “Contest Period”) by leaving a comment on the blog post and identifying your city for an additional chance to win.
  3. Only one entry per person on each social platform for a maximum of two (2) entries. Participants making multiple entries will only have their first entry into the draw. Entries that are fraudulent are not permitted and will be declared invalid. 

 

Who Can Enter

 

  1. The Contest is open to residents of Canada.
  2. The Contest is not open to employees of Best Buy Canada Ltd. (“Best Buy”), eOne, Lionsgate, and its parent, subsidiaries, or affiliated companies, their advertising and promotion agencies, or their other representatives or agents, or anyone with whom any of the foregoing is domiciled.

The Prize

  1. There are ten (10) double passes available to be won in each of the following cities: Calgary, Edmonton, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Vancouver and Winnipeg. Dates and locations of the screenings will be confirmed once winners have been selected. Estimated value of all prizes is $1,820 CAD.
  2. Each prize must be accepted as awarded. The prizes may not be sold, transferred and no component thereof is convertible to cash.
  3. Prizes to be administered by Best Buy, eOne and Lionsgate. All of the above Prize details are subject to change without notice at Best Buy’s sole discretion.
  4. All other expenses not specified herein are the sole responsibility of the winner. 
  5. Prizes are subject to the following restrictions:
  1. Each Prize is non-transferable, non-exchangeable, and not redeemable for cash;
  2. Each prize must be accepted as awarded and may not be sold; and
  3. Best Buy reserves the right to substitute any of the prizes with a prize of equivalent retail value in the event the prizes are not reasonably available at their discretion.

 

 

Contest Draw

  1. There will be seventy (70) winners total. Winners will be randomly selected on November 12 around 1pm PDT at the Best Buy’s head office, at 8800 Glenlyon Parkway, Burnaby, BC.
  2. Following the draw(s), the selected entrants will be contacted through their twitter account within twenty-four (24) hours of the winner selection.
  3. In order to receive a prize, the selected entrants must:
  1. Respond to the prize notification via their Twitter handle within forty-eight (48) hours of transmission;
  2. correctly answer, unaided, a time-limited, mathematical skill-testing question; and
  3. sign a declaration stating that he/she:
    1.                                  i.            has read, understands and complies with the Contest rules;
    2.                                ii.            releases and discharges Best Buy, eOne, Lionsgate; and its parents, subsidiaries affiliates, officers, directors, employees, and agents(collectively, the “Released Parties”) and
    3.                               iii.            consents to the announcement of the winner's name and the use by or on behalf of Best Buy of the winner's name, address, photograph, likeness, voice or statements, and/or use of winning room for advertising and promotional purposes without any further compensation to the winner.
  1. Should the prize winners fail to comply with any of the requirements set out in paragraph 13, their applicable prize will be automatically forfeited and another entrant will be selected by random draw.  
  2. The chances of winning a prize depends on the number of eligible entries received.

 

Consent to Personal Information Use and Disclosure

 

  1. By entering the Contest, participants consent to Best Buy’s collection, use and disclosure of the personal information provided in Contest entries for the administration of the Contest and in aggregated, non-personal form in order to create reports regarding Contest entrant demographics and consumer habits, which reports Best Buy’s may disclose to others.
  2. Participants who indicate on their entry form that they wish to receive Best Buy’s e-newsletter further consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of their personal information (including their email address) by Best Buy for the purpose of providing the e-newsletter.  Signing-up for the e-newsletter will not affect the odds of winning.

 

Disclaimer and Liability Exclusion

 

  1. Best Buy, eOne, Lionsgate and its parent, subsidiaries and affiliates will not, under any circumstances, be responsible for, or liable to any Contest entrant or any other person for:
  1. any erroneous, lost, damaged, late, incomplete, misdirected, deleted, defective, or altered Contest entries, regardless of the cause;
  2. any failure for any reason whatsoever of the selected entrant to receive a prize notification email;
  3. any changes in email addresses or email address assignments after Contest entry forms are submitted;
  4. any computer, online, telephone, or technical malfunctions or errors that may occur, regardless of the cause; or
  5. any damage or loss, including any loss of use, loss of production, loss of profits (anticipated or otherwise), loss of markets, economic loss, special, indirect or consequential loss or damage or punitive damages, whether in contract, tort or under any other theory of law or equity, arising from, connected with, or relating to the Contest or the submission of entries to the Contest or participation in the Contest or the Contest prize, or the use of the www.bestbuycanada.ca  web site (including the downloading of any materials from that web site) and regardless of the cause or any negligence by Best Buy or anyone for whom Best Buy is responsible, and notwithstanding that Best Buy may have been advised of the possibility of such loss or damage being incurred.

 

Other Matters

 

  1. If for any reason the Contest is not capable of being conducted as intended by Best Buy, including due to computer viruses, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause that corrupts or interferes with the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, Best Buy may, at its sole discretion, disqualify any entrant responsible for such misconduct and cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Contest.
  2. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR INTERFERE WITH THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND BEST BUY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND/OR OTHER RELIEF FROM ALL RESPONSIBLE PERSONS TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
  3. Return of any prize notification email as undeliverable may result in disqualification, and an alternate winner may be selected.
  4. Decisions of Contest judges in respect of any aspect of the Contest are final and binding on all entrants.
  5. Participation in the Contest constitutes acceptance and agreement to these Contest rules.
  6. Best Buy reserves the right, at their option, to publish the winner's name, address, photograph, likeness, voice or statements without any further compensation to the winner.
  7. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and local laws and is void where prohibited by law. Best Buy may, where required by law, disclose contest entrant information to the government.  If any provision of these rules is found by any court of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable, all other provisions will remain in full force and effect.
  8. Best Buy may, where required by law, disclose contest entrant information to the government.
  9. Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of this publicity Contest may be submitted by a resident of the Province of Quebec to the Régie des alcools, des jeux et des courses for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted by a resident of the Province of Quebec to the Régie only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.  

 

Comments
by jaders on ‎10-16-2013 11:07 AM

enter with KATNISS!

 

tickets to VANCOUVER please!! :smileyhappy:

by john125 on ‎10-16-2013 04:26 PM

I would enter the hunger games with Katniss

 

Entering for Toronto screening.

by verga88 on ‎10-16-2013 04:41 PM

I would enter the Hunger Games with Katniss.

 

I would love tickets to the Vancouver screening please:smileyhappy:

by Pat231 on ‎10-17-2013 05:23 AM

I would enter the Hunger Games with Katniss

 

Entering for the Winnipeg screening please.

 

Thank you!

by dhbetts ‎10-17-2013 07:35 AM - edited ‎10-17-2013 07:36 AM

I would enter the Hunger Games with Katniss

I want tickets for Winnipeg:smileyhappy:

by KittyPride on ‎10-17-2013 12:00 PM

Katniss for sure!

 

Tickets for Vancouver please :smileyvery-happy: #CatchingFireVAN

by sajak551 on ‎10-17-2013 12:01 PM

Hello Best Buy

I would enter The Hunger Games with Katniss for SURE!!

I would love to have tickets for Toronto PLEASE.

Thank you

by CellineOnTheGo ‎10-17-2013 12:01 PM - edited ‎10-17-2013 12:02 PM

definitely would enter the Hunger Games with Katniss! no doubt. tickets for Toronto please! #CatchingFireTO

by RobynC on ‎10-17-2013 12:07 PM

I would enter the Hunger Games with Peeta. Because, he's weaker. I want to be the one left standing!! #CatchingFireTO

by lightnings on ‎10-17-2013 12:11 PM

I'd enter the Hunger Games with Katniss - tickets for Toronto please!

by steelturkey on ‎10-17-2013 12:13 PM

Toronto

#CatchingFireTO

I would sooner enter The Hunger Games with Peeta.

 

Thank you!

by Snugibu on ‎10-17-2013 01:12 PM

I would enter The Hunger Games with Katniss.... #CatchingFireOTT

by Veeka on ‎10-17-2013 01:50 PM

I'd enter the Hunger Games with Peeta if there was one sole victor, then I'd have a better chance of winning.

 

I'd like tickets for Calgary, please.

by lisayee on ‎10-17-2013 02:19 PM

I would enter the Hunger Games with Katniss

 

Entering for the Vancouver screening please - I am so looking forward to see this movie.

 

Thank you!

by Aethora on ‎10-17-2013 02:46 PM

enter with Katniss!

 

#CatchingFireTO

Toronto

by Chowdahhead on ‎10-17-2013 02:58 PM - last edited on ‎10-17-2013 03:42 PM by Moderator

I want to live so  i would go with Katniss,

 

toronto tickets please and thanks

by Suspenceful on ‎10-17-2013 03:26 PM

I'd enter the Hunger Games with Katniss - I would love tickets for Ottawa, please!

by Evovika on ‎10-17-2013 04:21 PM

Definitely entering the games with Katniss!

 

I would like tickets for Calgary please.

by BrandonMcCabe on ‎10-17-2013 05:33 PM

I would enter the Hunger Games with Katniss.

 

Tickets for Ottawa would be great!

by Illuminae on ‎10-17-2013 05:54 PM

I'd definitely go with Katniss.

 

Tickets to Vancouver please!

by magemadness on ‎10-17-2013 05:56 PM

Katniss!

Vanccouver Please! #CatchingFireVAN

by andricw on ‎10-17-2013 06:49 PM

Katniss!

Toronto!! #CatchingFireTO

by daizyduke on ‎10-17-2013 07:16 PM

I'd sooner enter The Hunger Games with Katniss....  it's the only way to have a chance at surviving!

Toronto please :smileyhappy:

by rebbekka on ‎10-17-2013 07:32 PM

Katniss is my pick. She was very focussed on what needed to be done and how to do it. #CatchingFireTO

by roxycat on ‎10-17-2013 08:55 PM

Definitely I would pick Katniss.

Screening tickets for Calgary,thanks!

by llum on ‎10-17-2013 09:06 PM

I'd enter The Hunger Games with Katniss.  I'm entering for tickets to the Toronto screening. :smileyhappy:

by Brennan556 on ‎10-17-2013 11:42 PM

I would enter the Hunger Games with Katniss. I'm entering for tickets to the Toronto screening.

by ummills0 on ‎10-18-2013 07:28 AM

I would enter the games with Katniss. Winnipeg screening

by virge on ‎10-18-2013 08:51 AM

I would enter the Hunger Games with Katniss.

 

I would love tickets to the VANCOUVER screening. #CatchingFireVAN

by JayRymal on ‎10-18-2013 08:57 AM

Hey BBY! I'd want Katniss to have my back in The Hunger Games!  #CatchingFireTO :smileyhappy:

by mui on ‎10-18-2013 09:05 AM

I would die anyways so I'd want like to spend my last moments with Peeta!

 

I would love tickets to the Toronto screening!

by pinkdaisy on ‎10-18-2013 10:06 AM

Would enter with #Katniss!

 

Tickets for Vancouver would be sweet!  #CatchingFireVancouver #CatchingFireVAN #CatchingFire Thanks!

by TheApprentice Emerging Member on ‎10-18-2013 12:21 PM
I'm such a big fan of this series. The advanced screening would be a dream! #CatchingFireToronto Thanks so much!!
by kittywas on ‎10-18-2013 12:38 PM

i would enter with Katniss.

I would love to see the advanced screening in #cathingfireTO

fingers crossed its at the Queensway location.

Thanks!

by AudreyT on ‎10-18-2013 12:43 PM

 

I think I would have better chances of surviving with Katniss (as long as we're allies). #CatchingFireMON

by calyx on ‎10-18-2013 03:27 PM

I'd enter The Hunger Games with Katniss 

 

Vancouver please!

#CatchingFireVancouver #CatchingFireVAN

by musicaddict on ‎10-18-2013 03:34 PM

Katniss - ALWAYS!! Would love to see it in Ottawa! #CatchingFireOTT

by coldheat Emerging Member on ‎10-18-2013 04:54 PM

Katniss #CatchingFireTO - Toronto

by aaarnel on ‎10-18-2013 06:40 PM

Haymitch is my favourtie character! :robotlol:

by katnisseverdeen on ‎10-18-2013 07:47 PM

with katniss! #CatchingFireVAN 

by shivanimysuria on ‎10-19-2013 11:05 AM

Katniss Everdeen!!! She's so inspirational and courageous!

 

~Vancouver

by Dolfan34 on ‎10-19-2013 12:46 PM

I'dprefer to enter the screening with Katniss.

 

Toronto screening please.  #CatchingFireTO

by sweetandreamp on ‎10-19-2013 12:57 PM

I would pick Katniss :smileyhappy:

 

Vancouver please! #CatchingFireVAN

by dippy123 on ‎10-19-2013 01:16 PM
I would pick Peeta, his compassion makes him a good ally. Tickets for Edmonton please. Thanks! #CatchingFireEDM
by Analisa_87 on ‎10-19-2013 01:36 PM

I would enter the games with Katniss! #CatchingFireTO

by MarkJP on ‎10-19-2013 02:33 PM

I would enter the Hunger Games with Katniss.

 

#CatchingFireCAL

by saphire4 on ‎10-20-2013 08:13 AM

i would enter with katniss

 

#CatchingFireEDM




by isally ‎10-20-2013 10:56 AM - edited ‎10-20-2013 10:56 AM

I would enter the Hunger Games with Katniss! 

 

Edmonton please! #CatchingFireEDM

by sharonnelt on ‎10-20-2013 03:43 PM
I would love to win - Ottawa please
by pokejam100 ‎10-20-2013 10:02 PM - edited ‎10-20-2013 10:03 PM

I would enter with Katniss. I would like tickets for Calgary #CatchingFireCAL

 

Labels