Best Pumpkin Carving – Official Rules


Best Pumpkin Carving – Official Rules

Show us your Halloween pumpkin carvings! Snap a photo of your jack-o’-lanterns and submit it for a chance to win 1 of 2 $50 London Drugs gift cards! Contest runs until Nov 1, 2020 11:59pm PST. See full T&Cs on entry page. Good luck!

Participating and entering in this promotion is considered a complete release of Facebook by each entrant or participant. It is also an acknowledgement that the promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Facebook.

To enter:
Submit a photo of your pumpkin carvings
Oct 20 – Nov 1, 2020

No purchase necessary. Limit one (1) entry per social network per contest. Limit one (1) prize may be won per household.  Entries must be received no later than 11:59 pm Pacific Time on Nov 1, 2020 11:59pm PST.  London Drugs is not responsible for entries that become lost or misdirected.

Contest is open to all residents of British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba who, as of the date the prize draw is made: (i) have not won a London Drugs contest since Nov 1, 2019; (ii) have reached the age of majority in the province in which they reside as at Oct 20, 2020 iii) are not employees of London Drugs, their respective advertising and promotional agencies, the independent judging organization (if any), or any family member living with any such employee.

The winners will be randomly chosen on the day the contest ends (see dates below) in Vancouver, British Columbia, from all eligible entries received per contest. To win, selected entrants must have correctly answered the skill-testing mathematical question on the entry for on the online entry form and must sign London Drug’s declaration and release confirming compliance with the contest rules and acceptance of the prize(s) as awarded, releasing London Drugs from liability in association with the contest and prize and consenting to the use of their name, photograph, voice and statements for promotional and publicity purposes.

There will be 2 (two) prize(s) awarded to 2 (two) winners: each receiving a $50 London Drugs gift card valued at $50. Prize(s) must be accepted as awarded, are non-transferable and no substitutions are permitted. London Drugs reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value should any prize become unavailable for any reason. Prize will be awarded at the closest London Drugs location to the winner.

Contests dates: Oct 20, 2020 – Nov 1, 2020 11:59pm PST
Draw Date: 12:00 PM Pacific Time Nov 3, 2020

Selected entrants will be contacted by email, or social network they were drawn from. No correspondence will be entered into except with selected entrants. If the winner does not respond then she/he will be notified for the second time, 3 (three) days after the first notification. If the winner still does not respond within 3 days of the second notification, a new winner will be chosen in the same manner until a winner is successfully contacted.

The chances of winning a prize will depend on the number of eligible entries received. Decisions of the judges in respect of all aspects of this contest including, but not limited to, eligibility of entries and correctness of answers given to the skill-testing question, are final.

London Drugs, their respective advertising and promotional agencies, the independent judging organization, and their respective agents are not liable to an entrant in any manner relating to the contest or the awarding and use of the prize(s).

This contest is subject to all federal, provincial, and municipal laws and regulations. By entering the entrant consents to the collection of all personal information included on their entry and agrees to the use and disclosure of such information by and between London Drugs and their agents.  The entrants also agree to the collection, use and disclosure of their name, entry, photographs, voice and statements for London Drugs’ publicity purposes without further compensation.  All personal information collected from entrants will be used only for the purposes of administering the contest and for marketing and promotional purposes as contemplated by these rules; under no circumstances will any personal information be sold or rented to third parties.  All personal information collected by London Drugs will be kept in accordance with the privacy policy of London Drugs, which can be viewed at, and in accordance with all applicable privacy laws.

The right is reserved by London Drugs to terminate this contest, in whole or in part, and/or modify, amend or suspend the contest, and/or these rules in any way, should any cause beyond the reasonable control of London Drugs or its agents affect the proper administration thereof.

Statement of Declaration and Release

All selected entrants will be required to sign the Statement of Declaration and Release attached before they can be declared a winner and receive a contest prize.

LD Picks: 23 Killer Jack-O-Lantern Ideas

OK, so we might have gone a little pumpkin crazy. But once you start looking at all of the amazing jack o’ lantern ideas out there, you just can’t stop! Here we’ve collected 23 of our very favourite inspirations for turning your plain pumpkin into a work of Halloween art. We hope they help and inspire — after all, Halloween will be here before we know it!

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1. Skeleton Pumpkins

Someone’s reaching out to you … but who?? Try this two-part pumpkin carving idea for maximum scare value.

Skeleton Pumpkins

Photo courtesy of Country Living

[How-to at Country Living]

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2. Sparkly Pumpkins

Who says New Year’s Eve should be the holiday with all the glitz? Try making these pumpkins sparkle to add a bit of glam to this year’s ghoulish gala.

Sparkly Pumpkin

Photo courtesy of The Farmer’s Daughter

[How-to at The Farmer’s Daughter]

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3. Constellation Pumpkins

A little chalkboard spray paint and a string of fairy lights are the secrets behind this night sky-themed jack o’ lantern. Find out all the steps here (slide 28).

Constellation Pumpkin

Image courtesy of Country Living

[How-to at Country Living]

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4. Mummy Pumpkins

They just might be the cutest mummies ever. These googly-eyed pumpkins are fun and easy to whip up with the little ones, too.

How to make a mummy pumpkin

Photo courtesy of Hands On As We Grow

[How-to at Hands On As We Grow]

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5. Black Cat Pumpkins

Cat o’ lanterns, anyone? The bonus here is that there’s no need to hollow out the body of the pumpkin. Clean hands–aaah!–and sleek felines guarding your door.

Black cat pumpkins

Photo courtesy of Sunset magazine

[How-to at Sunset]

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