2020 Virtual Event FAQ
Will the Main Super Raffle and Blue Jacket Bonanza Raffle still occur? Yes, both raffles will still occur virtually on August 29, 2020. Numbers will be pulled for each prize every four minutes from 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Can I still purchase a Main Super Raffle Ticket or Blue Jacket Bonanza Raffle Ticket? Unfortunately, all of the Main Super Raffle and Blue Jacket Raffle tickets are sold out.
How can I watch or listen to the virtual event? The event will be broadcast LIVE through our website (www.wowraffle.com), Facebook (@RaffleWoW), YouTube (WoW Raffle), Wabash Television (Channel 70), and on Fort Recovery Radio.
How will the winning numbers be drawn for the Main Super Raffle and Blue Jacket Raffle drawings? The same lottery ball machines used last year will be utilized once again this year to draw the winning numbers. Constituents from the local community will activate the machines every four minutes from 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 29th to draw the winning numbers. You will be able to view the machines virtually throughout the entirety of the event.
Where will winning numbers be posted? If you’re an owner of a Main Raffle ticket or Blue Jacket Bonanza Raffle ticket, there will be multiple ways for you to find out if you win one of the 232 awesome prizes we give away on August 29! If you watch the LIVE telecast the ball machines will be shown throughout the entire event, so you can always be watching for your number. A scrolling screen of winning numbers will also be updated every half hour on the broadcast. The semi trailer sized banners will be updated every half hour with winning numbers at the park as well, and a drive thru will be set up for you to come through and check the winners board if you’d like! We’ll also call all winners the day of the event, and upload the list of winning numbers on our website and social media outlets after the event.
What type of entertainment do you have lined up for the virtual event? Throughout the day we will have a great lineup of entertainment joining us to broadcast throughout the LIVE event! Acoustic Artists Jason Grieshop, Rick Heyne and Roger DeMange, Kyle Koesters, and Aaron Daniel will all be providing us with some awesome music. Fort Recovery Athletic Director Brent Niekamp will join us for an interview, local talk show legends Bubba & Fee will put on a great rendition of their Bubba & Fee show. A whole list of awesome pre-recorded videos will be played, and lots of surprises!! We’ll even be joining some of the WoW parties our fans are having virtually and interacting with them! And to close out the event, we’ll be announcing the 2021 raffle ticket prize list and sales dates. Trust me, you won’t want to miss that! We promise to do everything possible to put on one helluva virtual event! Have those big screen smart TVs or projectors ready to go!!
If I win a prize on August 29 in either the Main Super Raffle or Blue Jacket Bonanza Raffle, what will I need to do to claim my prize? You can claim your prize on Saturday, August 29th from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m; Sunday, August 30th from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., and Monday, August 31st from 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at Ambassador Park in Fort Recovery, OH. If you cannot claim it on one of those days, you will need to make arrangements to claim your prize within 30 days.
Will there be any other prize drawings the day of the event other than the Main Super Raffle and the Blue Jacket Bonanza Raffle? There will be two 50/50 drawings! The first will be a pre-event 50/50. All tickets for this are now for sale through our website www.wowraffle.com. The tickets sell for 10 tickets for $20. The winner of this 50/50 will be drawn at 11:35 a.m. on Aug. 28.
The second 50/50 drawing will be sold the day of the event at a drive-thru in Ambassador Park. You may purchase these tickets from 11:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. on Aug. 28 at Ambassador Park. The winner of this 50/50 will be drawn at 7:25 p.m. on Aug. 28.
What are you doing with the Friday night prize drawings? The twenty $500 prizes that were to be drawn on Friday Night, August 28th will be drawn at 11:45 a.m. on Saturday morning, August 29th.
Is there anyone allowed to come watch the raffle in person? No, there will be no people allowed on the grounds of Ambassador Park the day of the event except for committee members and any persons claiming prizes. There will be a drive-thru set up in the park that you may utilize to purchase 50/50 tickets and look at the large winners board, but you are NOT allowed out of your vehicle!
I have already purchased a camping spot. What will be done with my money for the spot? We will not be issuing refunds for camping spots. Your spot will remain reserved for next year. If there is a price increase in camping next year, you will not be charged for the extra cost.
Will people with camping spots reserved for next year have an opportunity to purchase a 2021 raffle ticket first? Anyone owning a camp spot will be receiving an email in September regarding the purchase of a 2021 Super Raffle Ticket. We will ensure that you are given the opportunity to purchase a 2021 Super Raffle ticket. Our ticket distribution plan for the 2021 ticket alleviates the issues we had last year, giving everyone a fair opportunity to purchase tickets!
My main raffle ticket has Mad Anthony Money tickets attached to it. Will you still draw winners for those tickets? The Mad Anthony Money tickets were intended to give away $2000 as attendance prizes in varying dollar amounts. We instead will draw two $1000 winners at 7:15 p.m. on August 29, 2020. You do not need to do anything with your Mad Anthony tickets that are attached to your green Main Raffle ticket. Instead, we will use the lottery ball machines to draw the two winners, and your Mad Anthony number will match your Main Raffle ticket number.
I won WoW lunch money on a Facebook giveaway. Will I still receive these lunch money certificates? Yes, we will mail the gift certificates to you. They will be valid to use at the 2021 WoW event. We will be in contact with you to get an address to mail the vouchers to.
I am signed up as an exhibitor at the event. Will I get a refund of my money? You will not receive a refund. Your exhibitor fees will be rolled over and your spot will be reserved for next year.
When will the 2021 Win on the Wabash occur? The 2021 Win on the Wabash is scheduled for August 27-28, 2021. Tickets for the 2021 Super Raffle will go on sale in October 2020. Be watching the Virtual Event as we will announce ALL the details for the 2021 raffle ticket, the AMAZING prize list, as well as when tickets will be going for sale. Trust me, you are NOT going to want to miss that announcement!!