Sales have started for the Calgary Stampede lottery tickets and there are plenty of great prizes available this year. If you're planning on going to the Stampede this summer you'll also receive a free bonus admission to the grounds and will be eligible for 50% off evening show or rodeo tickets. If you pick up your lottery tickets early enough you'll also be able to be in the draw for one of the early bird prizes.
The early bird prizes this year include a Caribbean cruise on the Disney Wonder for 4 people valued at $9,950 and a European 13 day river cruise for 2 with a value of $16,700. Wouldn't that be nice? The final draw date for the early bird prizes is June 23, 2014.
The grand prize in the lottery is a home that is valued at more than $820,000 and is a Dream Home with 2430 ft.². It is located in Walden in the southeast quadrant of Calgary.
Second prize is a truck and a fifth wheel package that is worth more than $144,000. Up for grabs for 3rd place is a truck and a boat package that has a value of more than $129,000. If you're lucky enough to win the fourth-place prize worth $78,792, you'll walk away with a truck and toys package that includes 2 Kawasaki quads along with 2 Kawasaki motorcycles that can be hauled with a brand-new 2014 Sierra GMC 1500 SLE. The fifth prize is a GMC 2014 Sierra Denali that is worth more than $64,500.
Lottery ticket funds will help to support Alberta’s first hospice centre for children through the Rotary Club of Calgary South. As well, your purchase will help to support children aged 12 to 18 that are dealing with substance abuse problems through the Kinsmen Club of Calgary.
To find out further details about purchasing these lottery tickets for the Calgary Stampede you can visit the official website at https://www.calgarystampedelotteries.ca/. Good luck to all of you that do decide to get a ticket and we'll see you at the Stampede this summer!