BigYellowBag Social Media Contest Rules & Regulations

Launch of Contest: Thursday, April 13th 2017
Timeline:  April 13th, 2017 - April 20th, 2017 (@ 8:00AM)


You may enter the Contest as many times as you like up until 8:00AM on April 20th, 2017, after which the winners will be announced. You may enter via Facebook, however you must comment on one of the contest posts with why your lawn or garden could use some help and share a photo in order to be entered to win.


Win 1 of 2 grand prizes which include:

  • A Professional Overseeding Bundle ($244 value)
    • One BigYellowBag® Professional Top Dressing Mix
    • Two 2 kg. bags of 10-25-10 Starter Fertilizer
    • One 4.54 kg. bag of Overseeding Blend Lawn Seed
    • Two “Walk Softly” Lawn Signs
  • 2 Tickets to the Home & Outdoor Show on April 21-23, 2017 ($32 value)


  1. The Contest is open to persons aged 13 yrs. or older who reside in Ontario.
  2. No purchase necessary.
  3. The official time standard for the contest is Eastern Standard Time (Toronto time).
  4. For an entry to be eligible, it must be posted before 8:00AM on April 20th, 2017.
  5. Western Fair District reserves the right to remove any entries we feel are inappropriate in nature.
  6. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
  7. You agree to hold Western Fair District and its directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors and affiliates harmless from any loss, damage or liability, including reasonable legal costs that Western Fair District may incur as a result of or in connection with this contest.
  8. The contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial, and municipal laws and regulations.
  9. Employees or associates and their immediate families residing in the same household of any of the following organizations are excluded from participation in the contest: Western Fair Association, including its Senators, Board members, Programming Council members and tenants; Spectra.
  10. Western Fair District reserves the right at its sole discretion to withdraw, terminate or modify all or any part of the contest, if for any reason, the contest is not capable of running as Western Fair District deems appropriate.
  11. Western Fair District is a business name used by Western Fair Association.
  12. Most important, have fun with the campaign! By submitting an entry to this Contest you acknowledge that you have read and agreed to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Western Fair District and that you satisfy all eligibility requirements.

Winner Selection

Winners will be selected at random from the entries submitted to the Contest. Entries considered for the random draw will come from users who respond with their own story and photo.


By entering the Contest you agree to our use, collection and disclosure of personally identifiable information in accordance with our Privacy Policy. We collect the e-mail addresses of those who submit entries for Western Fair District’s Contest(s). The information we collect is used to select a winner of the Contest and is not shared with or sold to other organizations except under the following circumstances: It is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of Terms of Service, or as otherwise required by law.

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