Win an epic $1000 staycation from Parq and Aurora Winter Festival (CONTEST)

Nov 22 2018, 6:30 pm

One of Vancouver’s hottest holiday attractions, Aurora Winter Festival, opens for the season on Friday, November 23.

Vancouver’s new six-week holiday extravaganza that will transform Concord Pacific Place Place – until December 30 – into a hidden village with enchanting elements inspired by the North Pole, magical characters, captivating light displays, and endless games and activities.

Aurora Winter Festival

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Other attractions include a tubing park with 200-foot slideopen-air ice skating rink and giant ferris wheel.

This year, Daily Hive wants to make your holiday season more merry and bright. We’ve teamed up with the Aurora Winter Festival and Parq Vancouver to give one lucky reader the ultimate winter staycation prize package, to start off the holidays in style.


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The luxurious prize pack includes a one-night stay at the JW Marriott Hotel at Parq Vancouver, plus parking for one vehicle.

You and your guest can include two Express treatments at the Spa by JW at the Parq Vancouver.


Spa by JW overlooking BC Place. (Instagram: @parqvancouverbc)

You won’t go hungry during your stay: There’s also a $100 gift card to enjoy a unique dining experience at any one of Parq Vancouver’s restaurants. After dinner, check out the casino, where you’ll receive a Match Play voucher of up to $100.

The winners will be treated to a magical evening at the Aurora Winter Festival. You’ll get two general admission tickets, plus two Aurora Disco LED Cups and two drink vouchers.

Your evening of merriment will continue with two passes to ride the ferris wheel, two skate rentals and six tube rides.


  • 1-night stay at the JW Marriott Hotel at Parq Vancouver
  • Parking for one vehicle
  • 2 Express treatments at the Spa by JW
  • $100 gift card to any of Parq Vancouver’s restaurants
  • $100 Match Play voucher to use at Parq Vancouver’s casino
  • 2 general admission tickets to Aurora Winter Festival
  • 2 Aurora Disco LED cups with 2 drink vouchers
  • 2 Ferris Wheel ride passes
  • 2 skate rentals
  • 2 tube ribes


To enter to win this prize pack valued at $1,000, do at least one of the following:

1. Follow @AuroraFestVan on Instagram. Leave a comment below telling us once you have with your handle. (1 entry)

2. Like Aurora Festival Vancouver on Facebook. Leave a comment below telling us once you have. (1 entry)

3. Tweet the following on Twitter: (1 entry)

  • Win an epic $1000 winter wonderland staycation with @AuroraFestVan and @JWMarriottVan via @DailyHiveVan RT to enter!

Contest entries will be accepted from the time and date of publishing until 11:59 pm on November 27, 2018. One winner will be chosen at random and contacted through the platform they used to enter.

Contest Guidelines

Aurora Winter Festival

When: Friday, November 23 to Sunday, December 30, 2018

Where: Concord Pacific Place, Vancouver

Tickets: $20 general admission, $15 kids and seniors

Outside of the free nights, tube park rides will cost extra and tickets will be available on site.

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