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Sizzin' Summer Raffle 2014

Purchase tickets to win the hottest prize of the summer and support the Capital Area Food Bank of Texas. Prize packages are valued at more than $1,000 each. Tickets are $5 each or increase your chances and get five tickets for $20. You can buy as many as you like. Tickets are  available online, at our office (8210 South Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78745) and at the upcoming Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Festival on Sunday, August 24. 

Sports Mania Package

Football signed by University of Texas Coach Charlie Strong
Castle Hill Fitness membership
Two group packages to Texas Paintball
Two day passes to Austin's Park and Pizza
Four pre-season tickets to Texas Stars games
Four visits to The Joint Chiropractic services
Five class pass to Eastside Yoga
$80 gift card to Palm Beach Tan
One 90-minute massage at Rub Massage
$25 gift card to Pluckers
Two $25 gift cards to Wings To Go
Hammock from Whole Earth Provisions
$50 gift certificate to Mama Fu's
Gift certificates for a stand up paddle board session for four from SUP ATX

Summer Romance Package

$25 gift card to Max's Wine Dive
Four $10 gift cards to District Kitchen
$15 gift card to Mangieri's Pizza
Necklace and Earrings from Kendra Scott
Pocket Watch from Russell Korman
$50 gift card to The Grove
Complimentary one-night stay at Embassy Suites in downtown Austin
Two guest passes to The Blanton Museum of Art
Two tickets to 'Nice Work if Yo Can Get It" at The Long Center for the Performing Arts
Two $25 gift cards to D'Zire Nails
Men's haircut, haircut or color, and express facial at Raeann's Hair Salon
Two $50 gift cards to Kerbey Lane Cafe
$25 gift card to Tiff's Treats

Keep it Local Package

$25 gift card to Tomlinson's Pet Supply
$15 gift card to Mangieri's Pizza Cafe
Four free ice cream certificates at Amy's Ice Cream
Four guest passes to the Blanton Museaum of Art
Two $25 gift cards to Tiff's Treats
Two movie passes and dinner to Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
20 person party pass to Cap City Comedy Club
Four tickets to The Paramount Theater
$25 gift card to Doc's Backyard
$135 gift card for servies at Discover Chiropractic
Two $25 gift card to D'Zire Nails
Two $50 gift cards to Kerbey Lane Cafe
$25 gift card to Maudie's Tex-Mex
$50 gift card to Cafe Blue
Three-day pass to Fun Fun Fun Fest
Two $50 gift cards to Jack Allen's Kitchen
Gift certificates for a stand up paddle board session for four from SUP ATX


One hundred percent of the proceeds from the Sizzlin’ Summer Raffle benefit the Capital Area Food Bank of Texas. Tickets are $5 each or five tickets for $20. Tickets will be sold from 8:00 A.M. August 1, 2014, through 5:00 P.M. August 31, 2014. Sales are limited to a maximum of 1,000. Tickets may be purchased online via credit card or in-person via cash or credit at the Food Bank (8201 S. Congress Ave., Austin, TX, 78745) during normal business hours (Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.). Tickets may also be purchased in person at select Food Bank events including, but not limited to, the Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Festival. Tickets cannot be purchased using checks. Tickets cannot be mailed to purchasers. Participants may request photo verification of online ticket purchase fulfillment. Each ticket buys one chance to win one of three prize packages. All information provided on the ticket must be legible and accurate in order to be a winning ticket. Once a ticket has been drawn for a prize, it remains out of further drawings. The following are not eligible for the drawing: Austin Chronicle employees and their immediate family members, Food Bank board members and their immediate family members, Food Bank employees and their immediate family members, Hot Sauce Festival volunteers and their immediate family members. The Food Bank and the Austin Chronicle are not responsible for lost or stolen tickets. Prize packages are valued at a minimum of $1,000. Prize drawings will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Tuesday, September 2, 2014, at the Food Bank. Drawings will be held for prize packages in the following order: (1) Keep It Local (2) Summer Romance (3) Sports Mania. Winners need not be present to win. All winners will be notified via phone, mail or email. All winners must pick up their prize at the Food Bank by 5:00 P.M. on Friday, September 26, 2014. At the time of pick-up, winners must fill out a W-9, an IRS requirement for gifts exceeding $600. Winners will forfeit their prize packages to the Food Bank if participants are unable to fill out a W-9 or if the prize packages are not picked up by the deadline. Unclaimed raffle prizes will be distributed at the discretion of the Food Bank. This raffle is subject to all applicable local, state and federal rules and regulations.