We are excited to announce an exciting new opportunity for you to win some serious cash this 2016 summer season!
As part of a province-wide partnership with a large group of Saskatchewan arts and culture festivals, we are selling tickets for this exciting summer-long raffle.
You all know the great Saskatchewan tradition of 50/50 lotteries? One lucky single cash prize winner will walk away with ½ of the total prize pot!
This innovative new raffle will allow you to contribute to raising funds for festivals all over the province and by purchasing your ticket from us, you support the RFF which can only mean more amazing times next year!
The combined attendance at participating festivals is expected to be over a quarter of a million people, so the pot will continue to grow all summer long for one big lucky winner in this first ever province wide festivals raffle.
Draw Date is October 5, 2016
Participating festivals include:
- May 26-29 Yorkton Film Festival
- June 23 – 26 Long Days Night Music Festival and SaskPower Windscape Kite Festival
- June 24 – July 3 SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival
- July 6 – Aug 21 Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan presented by PotashCorp
- July 14-17 Festival of Words
- July 14-17 Ness Creek Music Festival
- July 28-Aug 6 PotashCorp Fringe Festival
- Aug 5-7 Regina Folk Festival
- Aug 12-14 Northern Lights Bluegrass Festival
- Sept 2-3 PotashCorp Fireworks Festival
- Sept 18 The Word on the Street
Raffle Terms and Conditions
50/50 RAFFLE: OFFICIAL RULES
Festivals of Saskatchewan 50/50 Raffle (“Raffle”)
OFFICIAL RULES: By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by the decisions of The Saskatchewan Jazz Festival, which shall be binding and final as to all matters related to the Raffle. The Raffle is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and local laws.
NET PROCEEDS: All net proceeds of the Raffle will benefit The Saskatchewan Jazz Festival, (hereafter known as “Sponsor”) and the programs and charitable donations that Sponsor supports. For purposes of the Festivals of Saskatchewan Raffle, these programs will be multiple non-profit arts and culture festival organizations in Saskatchewan.
PRIZES: Winner will receive 50% of Net Raffle Proceeds. (“Prize”)
ELIGIBILITY TO ENTER: During the dates and times and other details specified below, Raffle tickets MAY BE PURCHASED ONLY BY PERSONS 18 YEARS OR OLDER in accordance with these Official Rules. Raffle tickets may NOT be purchased by anyone under the age of 18, regardless of location or method of purchase. Tickets are available for purchase IN PERSON by anyone 18 years and older, REGARDLESS OF THEIR RESIDENCE. The Raffle ticket sales locations include the Cultural Center of Saskatoon and grounds.
The following persons are NOT ELIGIBLE to participate in the Raffle or to win any Prize: Employees, officers, directors, shareholders, members, agents and consultants of The Sponsor and Tap 50:50 Event Consultants (collectively, the “Ineligible Parties”), and immediate family members of any Ineligible Party. “Immediate family members” means spouses, parents, grandparents, children, grandchildren, and siblings (and any of their respective spouses) of an Ineligible Party.
PURCHASING RAFFLE ENTRIES: The following prices and corresponding “ticket numbers” are available for purchase: 1 ticket for $10.00, 3 tickets for $20.00 and 10 tickets for $40.00.
Raffle tickets will be available for purchase in person by eligible persons (see “ELIGIBILITY TO ENTER” above). Official Rules are available at points of sale and should be read before ticket purchase.
NUMBER OF RAFFLE TICKETS: A maximum of 100,000 tickets will be sold.
THE DRAW: Potential winners will be selected by a manual draw at the event (or an RNG if approved before raffle date). One draw will be made. The draw will be made October 5th 2016. The winning ticket number will be posted on screen and announced live. Failure of claiming the winning ticket within 365 Calendar days will result in voiding winning ticket. If no tickets are claimed to be winners within the allocated time-frame the prize will be awarded to a charity of choice by the Sponsor as per SLGA guidelines.
POTENTIAL WINNERS WILL BE NOTIFIED BY SPONSOR: Owners of eligible entries need not be present in person at the Drawing in order to win. EACH POTENTIAL WINNER MUST CONTACT SPONSOR DIRECTLY TO BEGIN THE PROCESS REQUIRED TO CLAIM HIS/HER PRIZE NO LATER THAN 365 CALENDAR DAYS AFTER THE WINNING NUMBER WAS SELECTED.
DETERMINATION OF OFFICIAL WINNER(S): Sponsor shall have the sole discretion to determine whether each Potential Winner is an official winner of a Prize (an “Official Winner”). Sponsor’s decision concerning the identity of all Official Winners shall be final and binding. To become an Official Winner: (1) a Potential Winner must be eligible to participate in the Raffle under these Official Rules and must not be in violation of these Official Rules as determined in Sponsor’s sole judgment; (2) that Potential Winner must contact Sponsor by the deadline specified above.
AWARD OF PRIZE(S) TO OFFICIAL WINNER(S): A Prize will be awarded to each Potential Winner who has been designated by Sponsor as an Official Winner. All prizes will be sent to the Winner via check with 30 calendar days of Winning. For security and safety reasons, no cash payments will be made to winners.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: The Released Parties (defined below under “RELEASE OF LIABILITY”) are not responsible for: (1) Entries which are stolen, lost, damaged, illegible, given away or no longer in the purchaser’s possession, (2) Entries that have been or may have been tampered with or re-sold in violation of these Official Rules; (3) Entries or payments that are delayed, misdirected, undelivered, not fully captured, or garbled as a result of any failure or problem whatsoever with the availability, functionality, operability or use of any network, server, ISP, website, computer, telephone, cable or satellite modem or connection, hand held mobile device or any other computer equipment or connection, whether or not caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by viruses, worms, or malfunctions affecting a network, server ISP or any equipment or programming used in or associated with the Raffle; (4) any other errors of any kind, whether human, typographical, printing, mechanical, or electronic in nature, which relate to or are connected with the Raffle (collectively, as described in clauses (1) through (4), “Errors”), including without limitation Errors in Raffle-related materials or in the administration of the Raffle, such as Errors in processing Entries, identifying Potential Winners, determining Official Winners, or announcing or delivering Prizes; or If any portion of the Raffle is compromised, in Sponsor’s sole judgment, by a virus, worm, bug, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in Sponsor’s sole judgment, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Raffle, or the proper submission or capture of Entries (collectively, a “Compromising Event”), then Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to suspend, modify or terminate the Raffle, and to select winners from all eligible, non-suspect Entries received before the known occurrence or discovery of such Comprising Event. All Entry purchases shall be final, and no refunds or replacements will be issued by Sponsor. Sponsor has sole and final decision on admissibility of entries and the determination of prize winner.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY: Entrants, by participating in the Raffle, agree that The Sponsor and Tap 50:50, each of their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, partners, and advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives, shareholders, members, consultants and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by entrants against, any liability for injuries, losses, cost, expenses or damages of any kind, including damages for death, personal injury, property damage.
REGULATORY COMPLAINTS: It is mandated by SLGA to include a contact number if you have any complaints against this raffle. SLGA may be contacted by phone at: (306) 787-5563