2018 Parade Voting - Prizes and Rules

2018 Parade Voting - Prizes and Rules

In celebration of our 40th anniversary, Vancouver Pride is giving away some amazing prizes from our partners Visit Las Vegas, Air Canada, Cadillac Fairview Pacific Center and Real Canadian Superstore. We want you to VOTE for your favorite parade entry. Help choose the best float of 2018 for a chance to WIN prizes!

How to Participate:

How to Participate:

  • Download the Vancouver Pride App on your mobile device or vote via

  • Use the voting form to choose your favorite parade entries, insert your personal information, then hit SUBMIT for a chance to win!

    Note: Parade voting will be not be available until Sunday morning.


  • Grand Prize: Round trip airfare for two by Air Canada to Las Vegas, Nevada. Accommodations are four days and three nights in the fun-filled Tropicana Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip. Includes two tickets for Cirque du Soleil.

  • Additional prizes will be awarded to three individuals from Cadillac Fairview Pacific Centre in the form of a $250 Cadillac Fairview Gift Card.

  • Additional prizes will be awarded to three individuals from Real Canadian Superstore in the form of a $100 gift card.

    Complete rules and regulations are posted below:

    1. 2018 Pride Parade Voting Contest
    1.1 To be eligible, users must use the Pride Parade Voting page on OR on the Vancouver Pride Society app. Contestants must complete all the personal information at the top of the voting form. Pride Parade Voting contest begins Sunday August 5 at 12 Noon (pacific standard time) and continues until midnight Wednesday August 8th. Contestant's can vote for as many floats as they want but can only submit one voting form. No membership fees apply, no purchase is necessary to enter or win. Proof of entry submission does not constitute proof of receipt.
    1.2 Vancouver Pride Society will be awarding one (1) Grand Prize Las Vegas travel package as follows:

  • Two (2) Air Canada round trip tickets valid for travel anywhere within in North America before August 31, 2019. Certain conditions and black out travel restrictions apply. See section 1.11 - Terms and conditions - Air Canada Promotional Tickets.
  • Four (4) day/Three (3) night hotel accommodation at Tropicana Hotel Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada including airport transfers from McCarran International Airport.
  • Two (2) show tickets from Cirque du Soleil.
  • Grand prize package is valid until February 28, 2019.

    Vancouver Pride Society will be awarding the following subsidiary prizes:
  • One (1) $250 gift card from Cadillac Fairview Pacific Center. Three (3) winners will be chosen
  • One (1) $100 gift card from Real Canadian Superstore. Three (3) winners will be chosen

    Vancouver Pride will contact the Winner(s) via email address provided on the 2018 Parade Voting Form. The Winner will have forty-eight (48) hours to respond to Vancouver Pride Society via effective from the time of the notification e-mail has been sent. If after such time the Winner has not responded, a new Winner will be randomly drawn and notified via the same process. This will continue until such time as a Winner has been contacted and has responded to said notification by Vancouver Pride Society. The Winner must provide proof of identity upon receiving their Parade Voting prize.
    1.3 Winner(s) MUST be residents of British Columbia, (Canada), nineteen years of age or older and must have valid identification, Grand Prize winner(s) must have valid passports that meet all travel requirements of Air Canada or its subsidiary airlines.
    1.4 The Parade Voting Grand Prize contest prize is non-transferable or redeemable for cash and cannot be resold for profit. The Winner will be the sole recipient of the Parade Voting Grand Prize package and will be solely responsible for the allocation of the secondary (or "guest") prize. Winner and their travel guest are responsible for all additional fees associated with the travel package including airport fees, baggage fees, taxes, costs to upgrade flight schedule or any other additional expenses. Winner(s) are responsible for hotel fees plus any incidentals charged to their room. Prize package does not include food and beverage costs or additional transportation other than airport transfers.
    1.5 Parade Voting subsidiary prizes are non-transferable or redeemable for cash and cannot be resold for profit.
    1.6 Vancouver Pride Society is not responsible for, nor will replace any lost or stolen or expired prize.
    1.7 Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received.
    1.8 By winning a Parade Voting Prize Package, Winner(s) consent to Vancouver Pride Society (and any prize provider) use of their name, city of residence, photograph, statement and image for any publicity purposes deemed suitable for the promotion of said contest as follows:

    (i) you acknowledge that your Entry may be posted by Vancouver Pride Society (and the Prize Provider) on the Contest website page or used in promotional emails or social media announcements, at the sole discretion but without obligation;

    (ii) you have the right and authority to, and do hereby, grant to Vancouver Pride Society (and all Prize Provider), non-exclusive, royalty-free worldwide license in perpetuity to reproduce, store, copy, display, distribute, edit, alter, combine with other material, publish, post, commercialize and/or otherwise use without limitation all or any part of the Entry on the Contest Website and app;
    (iii) you waive any and all moral rights that you may have in and to the Entry with respect to the uses contemplated herein; and,

    (iv) you agree to release and hold harmless Vancouver Pride Society (or the Prize Provider) from and against any and all claims based on publicity rights, defamation, invasion of privacy, copyright infringement, trade-mark infringement or any other intellectual property related cause of action that relates in any way to Pride Parade Voting (or the Prize Provider) use of the Entry.
    1.8 Vancouver Pride Society (and the Prize Provider) will not be held responsible for any additional or incidental costs that may be incurred during said Pride Parade Voting Contest giveaway (such as gratuities, insurance, taxes, hotel, ground transportation, food and any supplementary prizing costs) over and above those outlined in the prize description. Vancouver Pride Society (and the Prize Provider) will not be held responsible for any form of travel interruption including acts of nature, health issues, workplace issues or family issues which may cause the winner to cancel their trip.
    1.9 Air Canada voucher and Las Vegas travel package are not valid with any previously purchased Air Canada trip/ticket, and may not be combined with any other coupon, vouchers, discount, bonus, upgrade or other promotional offers.
    Entrants consent to the collection, storage, and handling of their personal information by Vancouver Pride Society for the sole purpose of administering a contest and in accordance with Vancouver Pride Society's privacy policy.

    1.11 Terms and conditions - Air Canada Promotional Tickets
    Air Canada Promotional Tickets: Can be booked at for travel originating from Canada and cannot be combined with any other offer. When applicable, the discount applies to the base fare only, as displayed on the Review Page of the booking process. All other air transportation charges, including surcharges and applicable taxes, baggage fees and charges are not discounted.
    Are valid for travel anywhere within North America including the Caribbean, between August 15, 2018 and August 31, 2019. Travel must be booked by August 31, 2019.
    Are valid on Air Canada operated flights only (including Air Canada Express and Air Canada Rouge) as indicated.


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