SOURCE: Tucson Museum of Art

Tucson Museum of Art

SOURCE: Tucson Symphony Orchestra

Tucson Symphony Orchestra

September 28, 2015 14:32 ET

The Tucson Museum of Art and the Tucson Symphony Orchestra Present THE BIG WIN! Arts Raffle of Tucson

TUCSON, AZ--(Marketwired - September 28, 2015) - Arizona residents just got luckier! The Tucson Museum of Art (TMA) and The Tucson Symphony Orchestra (TSO) -- two of the most respected arts organizations in the Southwest -- present THE BIG WIN! Arts Raffle of Tucson, featuring two Mini Coopers as Early Bird prizes, and a MAXX Builder custom home valued at $500,000 or $400,000 in cash as Grand Prize. Ticket buyers have a one in 35 chance of winning one of over $600,000 in prizes including exotic vacations, a fine jewelry gift certificate, dinners, spa days, and tickets to theatrical performances. THE BIG WIN! Arts Raffle of Tucson kicks off October 1, 2015 and ends with the final drawing for Grand and multiple prizes on March 16, 2016.

"We partnered with TSO on our very successful raffle in 2013 and are thrilled to do it again," said Robert Knight, TMA Chief Executive Officer. "I'm looking forward to making it as fun as possible for the community to help us raise money for two, important, hard-working arts organizations."

"Our organizations and the community benefit from this partnership," said Mark Blakeman, TSO President and Chief Executive Officer. "Besides having a chance at winning fantastic prizes, everyone who buys a ticket is providing thousands of children great music and art. Proceeds from THE BIG WIN! Arts Raffle of Tucson keep our programs going on the stage, in the museum, in schools, and throughout the community."

Prize Highlights

  • Grand Prize: $500,000 towards a MAXX Builder custom home or $400,000 in cash
  • Early Bird Prizes: Two Mini Coopers or $30,000 in cash; tickets to Broadway in Tucson and UApresents events (20 winners each)
  • Other prizes: Fairmont Bermuda Resort vacation or $3,000 cash; Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise or $2,500 cash; Le Cordon Bleu Canada or $1,500 cash; dinner for 10 people at El Charro Café with celebrity chef Carlotta Flores; an Abbott Taylor Jewelers $1,000 gift certificate; a $1,000 Elfa System gift certificate from The Container Store; The Red Door Spa at La Paloma (20 gifts); free parking pass for TSO Tucson Music Hall performances for one year (10 winners); a pair of tickets to any 2015-2016 Classic or SuperPops! Concert (100 winners); VIP admission tickets to the Tucson Museum of Art (100 winners)

Key Dates:
Sunday, November 15, 2015 - Early Bird Prize Entry Deadline
Sunday, December 6, 2015 - Holiday Cash Prize Entry Deadline
Sunday, January 24, 2016 - Holiday Recovery Cash Prize Entry Deadline
Sunday, March 13, 2016 - Final Entry Grand Prize Drawing Deadline
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - Grand Prize Drawing
Monday, March 21, 2016 - Grand Prize Winner Announced

How to Purchase:

  1. Websites: or
  2. Phone: (520) 882-8585
  3. In person:
    TMA Admissions Desk, 140 N. Main Ave., Tue., Wed., Fri., Sat.: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Thur.: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM; Sun.: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    TSO Box Office, 2175 N. 6th Ave., Tue. - Sat.: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

About the Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block
The Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block's mission is Connecting Art to Life. The Museum was founded 1924 in the El Presidio Historic District of downtown Tucson. It is Southern Arizona's premier presenter of fine art and art education programs.

The Museum features permanent and traveling exhibitions of Modern and Contemporary, Native American, American West, Latin American, and Asian art. The 74,000 square foot Museum offers tours of exhibits, public education programs, and studio art classes in a contemporary building. The Museum's Historic Block of 19th and 20th C. adobe and Mission Revival-style buildings, encompassing an entire four-acre city block, includes the John K. Goodman Pavilion of Western Art, displaying the Museum's notable art of the American West collection, the highly acclaimed Museum restaurant Café a la C'Art, and additional exhibition and studio spaces. For more information, please visit or call (520) 624-2333. Keep current on the latest events by following the Museum on Facebook. TMA is a private 501(c)(3) charitable arts and education organization.

About the Tucson Symphony Orchestra
Founded in 1929, the Tucson Symphony Orchestra is the first symphony orchestra in the Southwest and the longest continuously performing professional arts organization in Arizona. The TSO serves Tucson and Southern Arizona communities with performances and education programs of the highest caliber. Each concert season offers Classic, SuperPops! and MasterWorks Series, Classic, MasterWorks and SuperPops! Specials, Moveable Musical Feasts, and a series of free chamber ensemble performances for families entitled Just for Kids. In 2004, the TSO received the Governor's Arts Award recognizing its 75 years of significant community impact. With an annual budget of $4 million, the TSO employs more than 75 professional musicians and injects more than $20 million into the Southern Arizona economy each year. The TSO is a 501(c)(3) organization.

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