17TH ANNual TOURISM CHALLENGE
Put a little effort in and the TOURISM CHALLENGE PRIVILEGE PASS is yours – earn 20 STAMPS* and you’ll receive 11 months of admissions, special dining offers and other bonuses from our partners.
Click on Privilege Pass offers to see the details, including some great offers from our prize partners - check out THE OTHERS for this information.
15 STAMPS must be from attractions and TWO (2) MUST BE FROM A NEIGHBOURHOOD – REMEMBER the others don’t count towards attractions stamps!
You're also eligible for some great PRIZES:
20 Stamps gets you the chance to win...
Vancouver Foodie Tours - Two tickets to the Gastronomic Gastown Tour, including alcohol pairings and taxes.
Sea to Sky Scuba - Dive in and explore Howe Sound win a scuba diving course for you and a friend! seatoskyscuba.com
ToursByLocals - Based in Vancouver, ToursByLocals connects travellers with local guides in 150 countries, world-wide. Win a $250 gift certificate good towards any tour listed on the ToursByLocals website. toursbylocals.com
Capilano Group of Companies -Swag Bag of Goodies! capbridge.com
Pacific Coach Lines- Roundtrip for two on board our YVR Whistler Skylynx service between YVR/Vancouver & Whistler Village. pacificcoach.com
Cantrail Coach Lines - Two Round Trip tickets from Vancouver to Seattle on Cantrail Coach Lines regular scheduled coach service. cantrail.com
BC Ferries Vacations - Return ferry travel passes for 2 people and a car (not applicable on northern routes) and an inflatable ferry. bcferriesvacations.com
Bill Reid Gallery - Enjoy a private gallery tour with three of your friends at the Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest
Coast Art. billreidgallery.ca
Lonsdale Quay Hotel - Breakfast in bed package one complimentary night in an executive room plus complimentary breakfast room service. lonsdalequayhotel.com
Burnaby Village Museum & Carousel - Museum and Carousel prize package will add to the great experience you will have on our 10-acre site. burnabyvillagemuseum.ca
Burnaby Art Gallery - Take home a collection of Burnaby Art Gallery goodies. burnabyartgallery.ca
Detination Canada - Canadian Tourism Swag Bag keepexploring.ca
BC Sports Hall of Fame 45 minute behind the scenes tour of the BC Sports Hall of Fame’s Archives and Collections plus a gift basket of sports items.
McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver Airport - Win one of two $100 gift cards and a personal VIP Card offering an extra 10% savings at select locations. mcarthurglenvancouver.com
Forbidden Vancouver - $100 Gift Card to enjoy any Forbidden Vancouver Tour. forbiddenvancouver.com
Vancouver Photo Walks - A custom private technical or creative photography tour for 3 in an area of your choice. vancouverphotowalks.ca
Fairmont Waterfront - Dinner for two at Arc. arcrestaurant.com
Coast Hotels - Enjoy your refreshingly local™ Coast Hotels experience with a two-night stay at the hotel of your choice.
Ballet BC - 2 tickets to Ballet BC’s 2017/2018 season opening Program 1.
Harbour Air - Scenic 20 minute Vancouver panoramic tour for 2.
Canada Place - Prize Pack.
Fort Langley National Historic Site - Stay for one night in an oTENTik tent inside Fort Langley National Historic Site.
Maplewood Farm - Annual Family Pass
Kilby Hisortic Site -Family Season’s Pass
Lulu Island Winery - Enjoy a full facility/production and winery tour for four adults including wine tasting 6 – 8 plus a signature pairing food platter.
Earn 30 stamps and you will have the chance to win…
Arts Club Theatre Company
Experience a summer of hit theatre at Vancouver’s favourite stages! Win a pair of tickets to the rocking jukebox musical Million Dollar Quartet (May 11-July 9 at The Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage), the irreverent comedy Hand to God (May 25-June 25 at the Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre), and the howlingly funny Bittergirl: The Musical (June 15-July 29 at the Granville Island Stage).
Cycle City Tours
A 5 Hour Bike Rental for 8 people or a Guided Bike tour (Grand or Brewery) for 4 people.**
One trip for two passengers, travelling in Sleeper Plus class (Upper/Lower Berth) between Vancouver and Jasper; valid for travel based on availability between October 10, 2017 and March 30, 2018.
Landsea Tours & Adventures Two lucky winners – one will enjoy a day of exploration on our Victoria & Butchart Gardens Tour for two, and the other will win a Whistler & Shannon Falls Tour for two including admission to the Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre. vancouvertours.com
Canadian Outback Rafting Company - Gift Voucher for 2 people to raft free with Canadian Outback Rafting Company on either our “Elaho Exhilarator” or “Cheakamus Splash” trips. Valid for 2017 season. canadianoutbackrafting.com
2 Life HI Memberships and an overnight for you and 3 friends in a shared room at HI-Whistler. hihostels.ca/whistler
Prince of Whales Whale Watching
A half day Whale Watching Adventure from Vancouver for two! princeofwhales.com
A Tour for All Season’s – two guests will enjoy a year of specialty tours with Vancouver Trolley the prize package includes the Sunset Evening Combo Tour to Capilano Suspension Bridge and Grouse Mountain, plus two very popular seasonal tours, the Haunted Vancouver Tour, where you will tour some of Vancouver’s most haunted sites AND the Karoke Christmas Tour highlighting Vancouver’s best light displays the City has to offer! vancouvertrolley.com
Greater Vancouver Zoo - One “Behind the Scenes Tour” with either the hippos, cats or giraffes. This fantastic experience which includes: admission for two people into the Zoo, time with animal and keeper to learn more about them, possibly an enrichment activity or opportunity to assist with feeding for the day and photos taken / provided by CD or DVD. gvzoo.com
Take a walk on the wild side with an interactive animal encounter with the otters, sea lions or penguins*. You’ll be able to get a behind-the-scenes look at the Aquarium, learn about these amazing aquatic creatures and even get to help our animal care team in a feeding or training session. *Type of animal encounter will be confirmed by the Vancouver Aquarium at time of booking.
Stanley Park Horse-Drawn Tours
Win an exclusive one-hour private Horse-Drawn Carriage ride around the Eastern side of Stanley Park in our White Vis-à-Vis Style Carriage. stanleypark.com
Manning Park Getaway
Enjoy a two-night stay in a queen room in the Manning Park Lodge, a great place to relax and rejuvenate after a long day of skiing or hiking outdoors. The Resort facilities include the Pinewoods Restaurant, Bear’s Den Pub and the Loon Lagoon pool and fitness facility – come in the winter enjoy two Alpine or Nordic passes, or in the summer 1 day canoe rental too. manningpark.com
Rogers Arena Tours
Watch live NHL action, with a pair of lower bowl tickets to a Vancouver Canucks home game played at Rogers Arena during the 2017/18 season.
Vancouver Aquarium – Animal Encounter for Two
Take a walk on the wild side with an interactive animal encounter with the otters, sea lions or penguins*. You’ll be able to get a behind-the-scenes look at the Aquarium, learn about these amazing aquatic creatures and even get to help our animal care team in a feeding or training session. www.vanaqua.org *Type of animal encounter will be confirmed by the Vancouver Aquarium at time of booking.
Enjoy a night out at the Opera! The lucky winner will receive two tickets to any weeknight show in Vancouver Opera’s 2017-2018 season.
Return flight for two anywhere that WestJet flies. Valid for travel between July 1, 2017 and July 1, 2018. Certain blackout dates and other restrictions will apply.
Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival
2 Grand Prizes! Two lucky winners will receive a pair of tickets to see each of the BMO Mainstage productions of Much Ado About Nothing and The Winter’s Tale at Bard on the Beach. 2017 season: Much Ado About Nothing, The Winter’s Tale, The Merchant of Venice, The Two Gentlemen of Verona and Shylock. Not valid for special events. Must be booked in advance. Subject to availability.**
Manning Park Getaway
Enjoy a two-night stay in a queen room in the Manning Park Lodge, a great place to relax and rejuvenate after a long day of skiing or hiking outdoors. The Resort facilities include the Pinewoods Restaurant, Bear’s Den Pub and the Loon Lagoon pool and fitness facility – come in the winter enjoy two Alpine or Nordic passes, or in the summer 1 day canoe rental too.**
A series subscription for two people to the VSO’s 2017-2018 Masterworks Diamond six-concert Series.
The Grand Slam of Tours – 7 lucky winners will enjoy some of Vancouver’s best sightseeing. One Victoria + Butchart Gardens Tour for two, two all day Whistler + Shannon Falls for two and four X 48hr Hop-On, Hop-Off tours for two.
Win a $300 gift card, 180+ Stores | Designer Outlets | Dining | Entertainment.
Canadian Outback Adventures and Events
Smartphone Scavenger Hunt for 7 Participants - Gather your group, grab your smartphones, and let the fun begin with one of our interactive, mobile-operated team building activities. Teams will need to work together, strategize, and get creative to complete challenges through our easy-to-use app and climb to the top of the leaderboard.
The road less travelled. 6 people will enjoy Stanley Park & North Shore Rainforest Adventure including a gourmet lunch.
Vancouver Police Museum
Win a private Sins of the City tour, host your friends or tourism colleagues for a tour of Chinatown and learn about Vancouver’s seedy past (max. 20 people).
Discover Your Neighbourhood
Win a collection of products and gift cards from the participating neighborhoods.
River Rock Hotel
One night stay in a one bedroom suite, complimentary value, welcome drink in Curve Lounge and $100 free play in the Casino.
And of course back for a 16th amazing year, one lucky winner will enjoy the spectacular ROCKY MOUNTAINEER
All aboard! You could win a trip for two onboard the world-renowned Rocky Mountaineer train travelling between Vancouver and Banff. Enjoy Rocky Mountaineer’s SilverLeaf Service on this spectacular two-day, all-daylight rail journey. Settle back in your comfortable, spacious, fully reclining seat and enjoy colourful storytelling and personalized service from your Rocky Mountaineer Hosts. Delicious hot breakfast and luncheon selections are served at your seat, so you will not miss a moment of the scenery through the oversized picture windows. Guests come from all over the world to discover the history, legend and scenic wonders of Canada’s West and the Canadian Rockies. Make this the year you experience the natural beauty of Western Canada!
The Grand Prize Package includes: 2 day Rocky Mountaineer SilverLeaf Service, 1 night hotel accommodation (Kamloops), 2 breakfasts and 2 lunches onboard the train. @rmountaineer rockymountaineer.com
Prize Draws will be conducted at close of business on June 6, at the Tourism Challenge Redemption Centre and prizes will be awarded to eligible participants who have redeemed thier passport between June 2 and June 6, 2017.