Country 104.3 and Sunwing are giving you the chance to “Escape To Paradise” to the Grand Memories Varadero courtesy of Sunwing and Memories Hotels and Resorts.

Listen for the next “Escape To Paradise” song to be announced mornings between 6-10am and afternoons between 3 and 7pm from(November 4-14).  When the song plays the following morning Monday to Friday between (6-10am) and afternoons(3-7pm) callers 5, 6 and 7 at 705-949-7104 will qualify for our grand prize draw on November 15, 2019.  At 8:10am November 1st a potential winner will be randomly selected and called out on Country 104.3. if it’s your name you have 10 minutes to call Country 104.3 at 705-949-7104 to claim your prize.

Grand Memories Varadero offers families the pristine white-sand beaches and crystal clear waters that make this destination a favourite of many travellers. Let the kids play all day with their favourite characters Toopy and Binoo™ who will stop by the kids club to say ‘hello’ and perform evening shows. Parents will have plenty of fun lounging by the pool or relax with a massage at the on-site spa. Challenge a friend or your partner to a fun round of tennis at one of the courts right at the resort, or enjoy the warm waters while snorkelling. Guests will never go hungry as the resort features a variety of restaurants and bars that serve delicious cocktails. And if you consider yourself an active traveller, you’ll be happy to know that the resort is close to a Championship golf course.


Your Sunwing prize includes:

  • Roundtrip airfare, based on economy class, for two (2) persons consisting of two (2) adults (one of whom must be the winner) from any available Canadian gateway to Varadero, Cuba onboard a Sunwing Airlines operated flight
  • 7 (seven) nights standard accommodations at the Grand Memories Varadero in a room based on a double occupancy
  • All Inclusive meal plan while at the Grand Memories Varadero
  • Land transfers between the airport and hotel in destination
  • All hotel taxes and processing fees

Not included in your Sunwing prize:

  • Ground transportation not specifically mentioned above (including transportation to and from you and your guest(s)’ homes)
  • Airport improvement fees
  • Taxes (including, but not limited to, departure taxes, air seat/airline taxes and applicable federal, provincial, municipal, state and/or local taxes)
  • Insurance (including, but not limited to, travel insurance, medical insurance and trip cancelation insurance)
  • Connecting flights (including to the departure gateway city if you do not live near an available gateway)
  • Sightseeing tours and other in-destination activities
  • Travel related fees/surcharges
  • Excess baggage fees
  • Costs associated with obtaining travel documents (including, but not limited to passports and visas)
  • Costs associated with obtaining necessary vaccinations
  • Items of personal nature
  • Additional meals
  • Room upgrade
  • Tips & gratuities
  • In-room movies

Limitation and Rules & Regulations

  • You accept the prize “as is” otherwise it will be forfeited
  • Travel is valid from November 1, 2019- October 31, 2020 (the “Travel Period”)
  • Travel is subject to availability and must be requested a minimum of four (4) weeks prior to the requested departure date
  • Blackout periods apply, including without limitation: Aug 01-31 , Nov 22-Dec 1 , Dec 17-Jan 6, Feb 14-28, Mar 11-22,  Apr 4-22 , Aug 01-31 2020 subject to availability
  • If you are unable to travel during the Travel Period, you will be required to forfeit the prize and an alternate winner may be selected at Sunwing’s sole discretion
  • Once reservation is made, they cannot be changed
  • As Sunwing Airlines does not operate year- round in many Canadian gateways and Sunwing Airlines has stopped flying for the season out of your closest Canadian gateway for your requested travel dates- it is left at your responsibility (the prize winner) to make your way to the next closest Canadian gateway with operating flights for your requested departure dates
  • Sunwing Airlines operates out of the Sault Ste. Marie Airport (YAM) into the Juan Gualberto Gómez Airport (VRA) only for the winter flying season of December 12, 2019 until April 09, 2020. If you (the prize winner) choose to fly before or after these dates it is at your own expense to cover your connecting flights into the closest Sunwing operating Canadian gateway.
  • All reservations are subject to the terms and conditions set out in Sunwing’s brochure or located on Sunwing’s website located at
  • You and your travel guest(s) must be in possession of a valid passport and other necessary travel documents upon selection, which documents must be valid prior to, and for the duration of the trip. Failure to obtain necessary travel documentation will result in forfeiture of the prize
  • Any lost or stolen, travel vouchers or certificates will not be replaced
  • All airline tickets are subject to flight variations, work stoppage, and schedule or route changes
  • Sunwing reserves the right to structure travel routes and select hotels in its sole discretion. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of any flight except at the sole discretion of Sunwing
  • If the prize, or any portion thereof, is unused, it cannot be carried forward and will be forfeit
  • Elements of the prize (including, without limitation, airfare and lodging) may not be used towards frequent flyer miles or other loyalty programs
  • You and your guest must comply with all applicable laws, including but not limited to, all local laws while in destination
  • The prize, and any portion thereof, is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, non-refundable, has no cash surrender value and must be accepted as awarded with no substitutions, except as may be decided by Sunwing in its sole discretion

Sunwing reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute and/or modify the prize or any portion thereof, with a prize of equal or greater value for any reason.




No purchase necessary. Contest closes November 14, 2019 7:00 pm ET. Open to residents of Canada (excluding Quebec) within the terrestrial broadcast radius of Country 104.3, who are over the age of majority. Prize: One (1) grand prize consisting of an all inclusive vacation for two (2) to the Grand Memories Varadero, Cuba onboard Sunwing Airlines, approximate value $ 2,930 plus taxes. Winner is responsible for Taxes (including, but not limited to, departure taxes, air seat/airline taxes and applicable federal, provincial, municipal, state and/or local taxes) approximately $440 p/p. Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received. Must correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question to win. Click HERE for complete contest rules.