GlobalFest has a nightly 50/50! Five festival nights means five chances to win! Tickets are available for as little as $2 (cash only), during festival nights from 6:00 to 9:00 PM! The winning number will be announced from the TD Main Stage between 9:15 and 9:30 PM each night, so listen carefully in case your ticket is the winner! Good luck!
PURCHASE NIGHTLY 50/50 TICKETS EACH NIGHT YOU’RE AT GLOBALFEST!
1 for $2 3 for $5 10 for $10 40 for $20
Keep your eyes open for roving ticket sellers at Elliston Park, or visit the following areas in the park:
Co-op Corner Gate, Beer Gardens, OneWorld Bar, RONA VIP Gate Pathway, South Seating Bowl and VIP Village
Public Rules & Regulations
Please see rules and regulations below or by visiting this link
At approximately 9:15pm, once all ticket sellers have returned to the Production Area, submitted their digital machines (sold tickets are printed in real-time and placed in a draw drum), as well as cash and credit/debit transactions, the draw drum will be brought out of the trailer for others to witness the draw.
The Associate Producer will remove all items from finger tips to elbow, with approval from draw witnesses, turn around and place their hand into the drum and select one ticket stub. When witnesses confirm that a single ticket has been picked, the Associate Producer will remove their arm from the drum and announce the winning ticket number and amount of the prize.
The winning ticket number and prize amount will be announced over the radio for security and other volunteers to acknowledge the ticket has been drawn and to lookout for the winner to identify themselves. The winning number and prize amount will also be sent to the TD Main Stage, where the nightly emcee will make the announcement.
Location of announcement: TD Main Stage in the South bowl of Elliston Park
Method of announcement: Winning ticket number will be announced by the emcee of that evening on the park-wide sound system
Time limit for the ticket buyer to claim a prize: by 12:00 PM noon the following day
Where to claim prize: Prize can be claimed at the TD Main Stage – this will be announced park-wide. Winner can also call #403-922-8355 & leave a message.
Where to claim prize
Prize can be claimed at the TD Main Stage – this will be announced park-wide. Winner can also call #403-922-8355 & leave a message.
If the prize is not claimed by 12:00 PM noon the following day, the ticket will be deemed as void and the prize money will be carried forward to the last draw date, Saturday, August 25, Finale night.
If the prize is not claimed on Finale night, the prize monies will be held in trust, upon AGLC approval, until the next 50/50 raffle, which would occur at GlobalFest 2020: August 20 – 29, 2020.
Should weather force organizers to postpone a pyromusical show in advance, all ticket selling will be carried forward to the appropriately designated weather alternate night with AGLC approval. If weather forces organizers to postpone a pyromusical show on-site, all ticket selling will end and a winning ticket will be drawn the following morning and announced via www.globalfest.ca.
Claim period (by 12:00 PM the following day) will still apply.
All winning ticket numbers will be announced on-site, as well as posted on the GlobalFest website homepage, www.globalfest.ca.
Method by which the prize will be paid: CHEQUE
When the winning ticket number has been presented and the Winner’s Release Form has been completed and signed, proceeds will be paid to the winner by cheque within 30 days.
Ticket breakout: 50/50 tickets are sold at the following price points:
1 for $2
3 for $5
10 for $10
40 for $20
Based on a each total transaction, the proceeds breakout as follows:
- ‣ 50% goes to the 50/50 winner
- ‣ 50% goes to the Calgary Fireworks Festival Society (o/a GlobalFest)
- Note: Prize payouts are based on ticket sales, and not cash retained by sellers.
- Calgary Fireworks Festival Society Board Members, the Associate Producer of GlobalFest and volunteers directly associated with the execution and management of nightly 50/50 draws are ineligible to purchase raffle tickets.
- GlobalFest employees, and immediate family members of the aforementioned are eligible to purchase 50/50 tickets and claim any prizes.
- The printed 50/50 ticket is the only valid way to claim a prize.
- Tickets shall not be sold to a person under 18 years of age.
- Prize cannot be claimed by anyone under the age of 18 years old. If this occurs, the prize will fall under the Trustee Act.
- Once 50/50 tickets are purchased, they cannot be exchanged or refunded.
GLOBALFEST 2018 Winners
Draw Amount: $2,726
Winning Ticket Number: 844334
Congrats to Sandra E!
Winning Ticket #: AC-561078
Winning Amount: $3911.50
Congratulations to Geoffrey M!
Winning Ticket Number:AD- 713250
Congratulations to Kris H!
Draw Amount: $4072.00
Winning Ticket Number: AD-197139
Congrats to Gerard C!
Draw Amount: $7515.00
Winning Ticket Number: AA-331353
Congratulations to Kirsten M!
GLOBALFEST 2017 Winners
Winning Ticket Number:A-521976
Prize was not claimed. $2,018.00 will be added to the Finale 50/50 draw.
Winning Ticket Number:A-586310
Congratulations Allan Y!
Winning Ticket Number:A-450323
Congratulations Douglas A!
Winning Ticket Number:A-407733
Congratulations Nathalie F!
Winning Ticket Number:A-235268
Prize was not claimed. $3,565.60 will be added to the Finale 50/50 draw.
Draw Amount: $14,318.50
Winning Ticket Number: A-244647
Congratulations Megan G!