Paint on your best game face to win a Grey Cup trip worth $5,000

Sep 26 2018, 11:25 pm

The biggest game in (Canadian) football is happening in Edmonton this November at the 106th Grey Cup.

And you can take in all of the action by winning an all-inclusive three-night trip to the 2018 Grey Cup courtesy of belairdirect, an official sponsor of the CFL. All you have to do is show off your best (simplified) game-day face paint look!

Grey Cup Festival celebrations kick off on Wednesday, November 21 and run right through to game time on Sunday, November 25.

“As a proud partner of the CFL, we know that the fans are some of the best in Canada,” Humberto Valencia, belairdirect’s Vice President of Marketing. “At¬†belairdirect, we make things simple. It’s at the heart of what we do and the Game Ready contest is an example of how we’re breaking away from the traditional sports sponsorship, and bringing the simplicity our customers have come to expect, to the game of football.”

Your CFL player inspiration

You’re going to want some inspiration before you channel your inner makeup artist to create your simplified game-day look.

To help you, here are some of the¬†CFL players, AKA “Beauty Gurus” belairdirect is teaming up with ahead of the 2018 Grey Cup.

To help you get even more practice in creating your game day look, we’re giving away a¬†facepaint kit from belairdirect. It could be yours simply by entering the contest below.

How you can enter

Chances are you’ll be painting your face in your team’s iconic colours for the Grey Cup anyway, so why not try your best to win an all-out trip while you’re at it?

Simply visit the contest page here for details.

All you have to do is show your team spirit by painting your face with you favourite CFL team’s colours to show belairdirect your best Game Ready look. You can have fun with this and add additional elements to enhance your look.

When you’re ready, submit a photo of your look to for your chance to win an all-inclusive Grey Cup package.

The prize

The winner will receive an all-inclusive trip to the 2018 Grey Cup in Edmonton (valued at up to $5,000) courtesy of belairdirect, which includes the following:

  • 2 x Grey Cup tickets
  • Transportation
  • 3-Night‚Äôs stay at a hotel
  • Gift cards and a goodie bag full of surprises

This contest is being run in accordance with belairdirect’s own rules and regulations. The contest starts on October 1¬†and ends on November 4, 2018.¬†


Enter for your chance to win a face paint kit ahead of game day, courtesy of belairdirect.


To enter for your chance to win a face paint kit courtesy of belairdirect, do the following:

  • Like the following photo on the¬†@dailyhivevancouver¬†Instagram page, leave a comment below tagging a friend, and follow @belairdirect on Instagram. Remember to use the hashtag #dhcontest. (1 entry)

Contest entries will be accepted from the time and date of publishing until 11:59 pm on October 15, 2018. One winner will be chosen at random and contacted through the platform they used to enter.

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