VIA Rail Sweepstakes Terms and Conditions



The VIA Rail Sweepstakes is open to all Legion members in good standing who have an email address on file with The Royal Canadian Legion National Headquarters ("Legion Headquarters").

Paid employees of The Royal Canadian Legion at any level are not eligible to participate.

Entry into the Sweepstakes

Eligible registrants must have their email address on file with Legion Headquarters by 24:00 (midnight) Eastern Standard Time, August 30, 2019. Eligible registrants may submit their email address, and/or confirm their email address is on file with Legion Headquarters, by completing the online Legion email submission form found at

All personal information collected through this sweepstakes will be used by The Royal Canadian Legion (“Legion”) for the purposes of administering the sweepstakes, administering memberships and communicating with members about their membership, and may be used internally by the Legion at the national, provincial and branch levels for administration purposes and for the other purposes provided in its Privacy Statement at

Prize Details

The winner will be chosen by a random draw on September 3, 2019 of all members with an email address on their member file at Legion Headquarters, as of midnight August 30, 2019 Eastern Standard Time.

Only the winner will be contacted, using the contact information provided on their member profile at Legion Headquarters. Winners agree that The Royal Canadian Legion may use their name, image and/or voice for advertising purposes related to the VIA Rail sweepstakes free of charge.

The complete sweepstakes prize is VIA Rail travel valued at $5,000 (including tax). Travellers may choose any departure or arrival station where VIA Rail services. Compensation will not be provided for any unused travel value.

Travellers must travel together on the same itinerary.

Upon ticket issue, modifications to departure dates are authorized (subject to availability of space on board). The itinerary, departure station and arrival station cannot be modified.

Travellers are responsible for all lodging, food and beverage expenses except as provided onboard, as included in the class of service. Travellers are responsible for all travel expenses to and from departure and arrival stations.

The VIA Rail trip is not transferable and has no cash value.