Rock 95’s Burn Your Mortgage Birthday Bash Rules and Regulations

Rock 95 Birthday Bash Contest Rules and Regulations NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. The following rules apply […]

Rock 95 Birthday Bash
Contest Rules and Regulations

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. The following rules apply to the Rock 95’s 27th Birthday Bash Contest. The Contest is sponsored by radio station Rock95 (sometimes referred to herein the “Sponsor”). By participating in this contest, listeners agree to be bound by these rules. These Contest Rules are in addition to the previously established general contest rules of Rock95. All Contest Rules are available at: 431 Huronia Rd, Unit 10, Barrie, Ontario between the hours of 9:00am and 5:00pm from Monday to Friday. Or The Rock95 Birthday Bash Contest (the “Contest”) commences on Friday September 4th,2015 and closes on November 6th 2015.

  1. HOW TO ENTER: The only way to win passes to attend Rock 95’s Birthday Bash is by phoning Rock95 when you hear the Birthday Bash” Contest sounder. (Unless otherwise specified).Listeners may only qualify on-air after the contest sounder as been aired. If the listener is caller number nine (9), they may be eligible to enter the Contest. Rock95 may be reached at 721-ROCK (7625). ROCK95 will make every effort in good faith to take the ninth (9th) caller though unintentional and unavoidable errors may occur, for which the Sponsor is not responsible.

Alternative ways to win Birthday Bash passes are available! Return to the “Burn Your Mortgage” page and see the complete list of bonus chance opportunities. 

Only 1 qualifier per household will be permitted to win. If it is discovered that more then one person in a household has qualified, Rock 95 reserves the right to disqualify all but one of the qualifiers.


  1. ELIGIBILITY: The Contest is open to individual legal residents of Ontario who are at least nineteen (19) years of age and who reside in the broadcast range of Rock 95 (excluding internet streaming). The broadcast range of the station includes but is not limited to: Barrie, Midhurst, Collingwood, Midland, Orillia, Newmarket, Alliston and Bradford. Residents of Quebec are excluded from participating in this Contest. Employees, immediate family members, advertisers, sponsors or partners of Rock 95 and its owners or affiliates are not eligible to participate in the Contest.


Entrants must be able to present one (1) piece of government issued photo identification and a valid Social Insurance Number card at the Rock95 station prior to the contest closing date. The station is located at 431 Huronia Road, Unit #10, Barrie, Ontario.

In order to be eligible to win any prize, all Rock 95 Birthday Bash qualifiers must sign a Release at the radio station before their proof of qualification is accepted, thereby agreeing to release the Sponsor, the parent and affiliated companies of Rock 95, the prize sponsors and prize underwriter, and all of their respective directors, officers, employees and agents (collectively, the “Releases”) from all losses, damages, penalties, claims, actions, suits, costs, expenses and liability of any kind whatsoever, including any property damage, personal damages or death to the winner or third person arising out of or in connection with participation in the Contest or with the use of any prizes awarded in connection with the Contest, regardless of any negligence on the part of any of the Releases and agreeing to indemnify and hold harmless each of the Releases from any liability of any nature whatsoever arising out of the winners’ use of any prize. The Release will also confirm that Qualifiers agree to comply with Rules and Regulations governing the Contest.


Before being declared a winner of the Grand Prize, and in order to be eligible to win any Prize, all potential winners must first correctly answer, without mechanical aid or assistance, a mathematical skill-testing question to be administered by the Sponsor.


Listeners can enter the Rock 95 Birthday Bash contest only once. If it is later determined that an entrant cannot verify eligibility, they will be disqualified from winning any prize. No alternate Qualifier will be chosen.


  1. PRIZE: There is one (1) Grand Prize. Odds of winning depend on how many eligible entries are received.

Grand Prize consists of a $200,000 cheque payable to the winner of the prize.  The winner will be responsible for cashing the cheque as well as any and all taxes that apply to win the money.  The$200,000 grand prize will not be released to the winner on-site at the Rock 95 Birthday Bash.  The winner is responsible for picking up a cheque at 431 Huronia Rd, unit 10 no earlier than November 11th, 2015.

Additional prizes are not convertible into cash or other substitutes except at the sole discretion of Sponsors. Prizes are non-transferable unless specified, and may differ from what’s outlined below.

Additional Prizes include but are not limited to:

  • A Big Dog and Hustler  Zero Turn Lawn Tractor courtesy of  Canadian Equipment Outfitters


  • A $10,000 Patio Makeover from Napoleon Home Comfort


  • $10,000 worth of Audio Video Equipment courtesy of Simcoe Audio Video


  • A Hot Tub Courtesy of Beachcomber Hot Tubs


  • A ATV courtesy of Arctic Cat


  • A Trip for two New Orleans for Mardis Gras courtesy of Darick Battaglia of Dominion Lending Center of Barrie


  • A pool courtesy of Pioneer family pools


  • A new heating, cooling or indoor air quality system from Custom Comfort Climate Care.


  • A Pair of 2016 Golf Memberships courtesy of Settlers Ghost Golf Course


  1. DRAW: Each listener who earns a VIP Birthday Bash pass and who is otherwise eligible to participate in the Contest qualifies for all of the Prizes.

Sponsor will qualify 451 listeners for the Rock 95’s 27th Birthday Bash “Contest”. All 451 Qualifiers and one guest each will be invited to the Rock 95 Birthday Bash on November 6, 2015, at 8:00pm at 56 Bayfield St  Barrie. To be eligible to win a prize during the Birthday Bash the qualifier must be present. The Sponsor is not responsible for Qualifiers’ inability to attend the Rock 95 Birthday Bash for any reason whatsoever, or for any qualifier who is ejected during the event. The Qualifier’s invitations have no cash value and are not transferable.

All Qualifiers are responsible for being available on November 6, 2015 between the hours of 8 pm and 1 am. All Qualifiers must register upon arrival at the Rock 95 Birthday Bash in order to be eligible to win the Grand Prize. The prizes will be awarded throughout the night on November 6th 2015 by random draw.  If a number is called three times and is not claimed then another number will be drawn, and the original qualifier’s forfeits the prize. The Sponsor is not responsible for qualifiers inability to claim the prize.



(a) The Sponsor reserves the right to qualify listeners at its own discretion;

(b) The Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process or is otherwise in violation of the rules. It further reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Contest if it is determined that it is not capable of completion as planned due to tampering, technical failures or any other cause.

(c) The Sponsor is not responsible for the Grand Prize winner’s inability or failure to acquire any aspect of the Grand Prize. The Grand Prize winner shall have no recourse against the Sponsor in the event the prize sponsor fails to award the prize to the Grand Prize winner. Should the Grand Prize winner decide that they do not wish to claim any particular element of the Grand Prize, then said Grand Prize winner will have no other recourse and the prize cannot be redeemed for cash value. No part of the Grand Prize is transferable.

(d) The Sponsor is not responsible for a listener’s inability to reach the stations due to service interruption, technical problems, the failure of telephone or electronic equipment, poor/slow internet connection, or the inability of a listener to contact the Sponsor for any reason whatsoever. Decisions of the Sponsor are final and cannot be challenged;

(e) All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. By entering the Contest, each listener agrees to the use of his/her name, address and/or photograph or other likeness, as well as his/her appearance at publicity events including but not limited to phone calls, radio, television or interviews conducted by members of the media during the contest period or at any time thereafter where there is publicity associated with the Contest, without any additional compensation and as required by the Sponsor. Winners further agree not to engage in any negative interviews or make any disparaging comments or statements about the Sponsor, its employees, associated companies or anyone affiliated in any way with this Contest;

(f) By entering this Contest, listeners consent to the collection and use of their personal information for the purposes of this Contest. The Sponsor will not sell, share, or otherwise disclose personal information of entrants to third parties, other than to third parties engaged by the Sponsor to fulfill the purposes of this Contest or as permitted or required by law;

(g) The Contest is governed by the laws of Canada and subject to applicable Federal, Provincial, and Municipal laws and regulations. It is void where prohibited by law;

(h) Any attempt to deliberately damage any legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should any such attempt occur, the Sponsor may seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent of the law;

(i) The Sponsor reserves the right to amend these rules at any time and to make the amendments effective retroactively. If after the Contest has begun, changes or updates are made, the changes will be announced on the day the changes are made. An addendum to these rules will be available in the lobby of the radio station at the location specified above;

(j) Winners will be solely responsible for all taxes, tile, licensing, documentation fees, duties and/or other costs and fees that may be associated with the winning of prizes. Winners will also be responsible for obtaining any insurance associated with winning the Grand Prize;

(k) The Sponsor may at any time and in their absolute discretion terminate, suspend or amend the Contest in any way;

(l) In all matters related to this Contest, all decisions of the Sponsor, employees, associations or anyone affiliated with this Contest are final and cannot be disputed unless otherwise decided by the Sponsor. No correspondence or discussions will be entertained. The interpretation of these and all other rules relating to the Contest is reserved exclusively to the Sponsor and its affiliates. The Sponsor’s decisions are final;

(m) The Sponsor is not responsible for any listener’s ability participate in the Contest. Sponsors reserve the right to decide how, when, where, and why Qualifiers will be taken. Sponsors will not offer qualification to those who are unable to participate in the “Birthday Bash” Contest qualifying process;

(n) By entering the Contest, entrants acknowledge the non-responsibility of the Sponsor in respect of accidents, injuries, loss, or misfortune related to the conduct of the Contest, awarding of the prizes and use and enjoyment of the awarded prizes;

(o) All entrants agree to assist the Sponsor in the conduct of any investigation deemed necessary or appropriate to determine the legitimacy of the contestant’s fair play. This includes, but is not limited to attending interviews and full disclosure of the relationship the contestant may have with the person identified as the winner of any prize; and


(p) No waiver of any aspect of these rules shall constitute a waiver of any other aspect, nor shall any waiver of any provision of these rules constitute a continuing waiver unless otherwise expressly provided by the Sponsors.