Ticket to Ride Summer Raffle
It’s the second annual WCQS Ticket to Ride Summer Raffle! Purchase your tickets to WIN a 2013 VW TDI Passat with Clean Diesel Technology from Harmony Motors and other great prizes. Tickets are $50 and benefit WCQS. Sweepstakes begin at 12:01 am on June 21, 2013 and end at midnight on August 25, 2013. Enter by August 4th, 2013 and you’ll also be eligible to win the Early Bird Prize - $1,000 in gas from Ingles. GET YOUR TICKETS!
Contest void where prohibited. Must be 18 to enter. Winners are responsible for all taxes and fees. See official rules. WCQS reserves the right to cancel or modify the raffle.
Grand Prize - 2013 VW TDI Passat SE with Sunroof from Harmony Motors
One lucky winner will take home a 2013 VW Passat TDI with Clean Diesel Technology from Harmony Motors. The model is a 2013 Volkswagen Passat 2.0L TDI SE with Sunroof. The color is Night Blue Metallic with Cornsilk Beige leather interior, includes 2.0L TDI Clean Diesel features, plus 17” alloy wheels and power tilting/sliding sunroof. The vehicle is valued at $29,450. Winner will drawn at random and announced on air August 28, 2013.
The Getaway Prize – A Luxurious Getaway for Two at the Old Edwards Inn and Spa
The winner will enjoy a luxurious two-night stay for two at the Old Edwards Inn and Spa, Western North Carolina’s award-winning holistic wellness resort. The resort cascades along several rolling acres in downtown Highlands. This decadent package includes two nights in a suite for two people, two spa treatments or rounds of golf at Old Edwards Club, dinner for two in Madison’s Restaurant, all amenities including a champagne welcome, 24-hr butler’s pantry, includes all taxes. The package is valued at $1,200. Winner will be drawn at random and announced on air August 28, 2013.
Spirit of Adventure Prize - A Dagger Mambo Kayak
One winner will be able to hit WNC's rivers in their new Dagger Mambo kayak recreational kayak from a generous sponsor. Hauling it around won't be a problem either because a akima roof rack is included too! Prize valued at approximately $1,500.
Early Bird Prize - $1,000 in gas from Ingles
When you purchase your tickets by midnight on August 4, 2013, you will also be entered in the Early Bird Raffle for $1,000 worth of gas, a prize generously donated from Ingles. Winner will be drawn at random at 5 pm on August 7, 2013.
Tickets are on sale until midnight, August 25, 2013. Grand Prize and Second Prize winner will be drawn at random and announced on-air on August 28, 2013.
HOW TO ENTER:
There are three ways to enter.
- Go to https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/wcqs-members/Raffle/form.pledgemain and complete the online entry form and pay entry fee with your credit/debit card.
- Call WCQS at 828-210-4800 during regular business hours, M-F. Provide your entry information (name, address, telephone, email) over the phone along with credit card information.
- Mail completed entry form to WCQS, 73 Broadway, Asheville, NC 28801 with your payment for $50 per ticket. Entry forms may be obtained from WCQS at 828-210-4800 or by downloading and printing the WCQS Raffle Entry Form at WCQS.org. Mailed entries must be received by WCQS no later than noon on August 23, 2013.
The IRS now requires raffle winner to pay federal taxes on the raffle winnings at the time of the award. If the winner of the car is from NC, they will pay 3% state tax plus $65 for vehicle registration to Harmony Motors. The Grand Prize winner will also pay $25% of MSRP minus the cost of the raffle ticket by certified check to WCQS for the IRS. All local, state and federal taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Read more here.
Present employees of Western North Carolina Public Radio and any immediate family members residing with the employees are not eligible to participate. Present board members of Western North Carolina Public Radio and any immediate family members residing with board members are not eligible to participate. Employees of Harmony Motors and any immediate family members residing with Harmony Motors employees are not eligible to participate. Must be 18 years or older to enter. Contest void where prohibited. Rules and regulations apply. See official rules.