Eligibility: The “Mother’s Day Giveaway” Contest (the “Contest”) is only open to residents of Ontario, who are 13 years of age or older at time of entry. Entrants under the age of 18 must provide parental consent to claim a prize. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Contest is not open to employees, representatives, or agents of STRATFORD MALL (the “Contest Sponsor”), any retailer located in Stratford Mall or the Contest Sponsor’s advertising and promotional agencies, and all persons with whom any of the foregoing individuals are domiciled or members of their respective immediate families (individually and collectively the “Contest Parties”.

By entering the Contest, each entrant is deemed to have accepted the rules set out below (the “Contest Rules”), which are subject to change without notice, and automatically releases the Contest Sponsor and all their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and successors (collectively the “Released Parties”), from any liability arising in connection with the Contest, including, without limitation, the selection of the draw winners and the administration of the Contest.


In order to enter the Contest, there will be one contest post shared on Stratford Mall Facebook and Instagram for the entire contest period, which is May 1-14, 2023, and, to enter the contest, entrants are required to follow the social media profile and comment tagging friends on the post. Entrants must comply with Facebook and Instagram Terms of Use. 

All comments must not be defamatory or infringe the privacy rights of any person, or otherwise infringe upon any party’s personal or proprietary rights. Comments that are deemed as inappropriate by the Contest Sponsor will be disqualified from the Contest and will not be eligible to win.

To obtain one entry by mail, the entrant must write out the entrant’s first name, last name, e-mail, company and province on a sheet of paper and mail it (in an envelope with sufficient postage) to: Stratford Mall, 1067 Ontario Street, Stratford, Ontario, N5A 6W6, Attention: Mall Management.  All mailed entries will be considered to be received for the purposes of the Contest when the entry is actually received by the Contest Sponsor according to its records.  All mailed entries will not constitute consent to receipt of marketing e-mails from the Contest Sponsor, which may include event invitations, special promotions and other important updates, unless the mailed entry clearly provides for such consent.

Winner agrees to allow the Contest Sponsor’s use of the winners’ individual and company name and photo of the individual for contest and other promotions.


The Contest starts at 10:00AM on May 1, 2023 and ends at 11:59PM on May 14, 2023 (the “Contest Period”). All terms refer to Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). In order for an entry to be eligible for a Contest Period, it must be received during such Contest Period. An entry will be rejected if the entry does not comply with these Contest Rules including if the entry is not received during a Contest Period.  Only one prize awarded per person for the Contest.


Total prize valued at CAD $100+. This will include various products and gift cards from different stores within Stratford Mall.   


One (1) winner will be chosen via random electronic draw at 10:00AM on May 15, 2023 from all eligible entries on Facebook and Instagram, which were submitted and received in accordance with the Contest Rules during the Contest Period.  The winner will be contacted via the platform their entry was received.  


To be declared the winner and receive the prize, all potential winners must successfully complete the requirements of the Contest as set out in these Contest Rules and claim the prize not later than May 29, 2023.  The prize will be shipped to the winner, or an email will be sent to the winner containing a voucher and allowing the winner to pick up the prize at Stratford Mall, Administration Office.

Prize must be accepted as awarded and may not be transferred or exchanged (including for cash) or combined or used in concert with another contest or another offer. The Contest Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of at least equal value in the event of the unavailability, for whatever reason, of the advertised prize. 


The Contest Sponsor is not responsible for any errors or omissions in printing or advertising the Contest, or any late entries. The odds of winning the Contest will depend on the number of entrants into the contest. To be declared the contest winner, the winner of the draw may be required to answer a skill testing question. There is no particular regional allocation of the prize, it will depend on where the winner is located.  

By entering the Contest, entrants release, indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Contest Sponsor and Instagram, and each of their affiliates and related legal entities and each of their respective officers, directors, agents (including their advertising and promotional agencies), representatives and successors and assigns from any liability directly or indirectly arising in connection with the Contest or, if declared a winner, the prize. Before being declared a winner, entrants may be required to sign and return, within a stipulated period, a declaration of compliance with the Contest Rules and a full liability and publicity release. 

This Contest will be run in accordance with these Contest Rules, subject to amendment or cancellation by the Contest Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion. Contestants must comply with these Contest Rules and will be deemed to have received and understood the Contest Rules by participation in the Contest. The terms of this Contest, as set out in these Contest Rules, are not subject to amendment or counteroffer, except as set out herein. Any dispute relating to the Contest (including, without limitation, a dispute as to whether an entrant has complied with the Contest Rules) shall be resolved by the Contest Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion. All decisions of the Contest Sponsor shall be final and binding.

The Contest Sponsor assumes no responsibility for failure of the internet, postal delays, any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment or software, failure of any e-mail or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from the Contest. Any attempt to deliberately damage any web site or to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages fully permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.

This Contest is void where prohibited by law and is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws and regulations.  Please see Privacy Policy of the Contest Sponsor. By entering the Contest, each entrant expressly consents to the Contest Sponsor, and its agents and representatives, storing, sharing and using personal information submitted in connection with the Contest for the purpose of administering the Contest.