Tickets for April Ultimate 50/50 draw available now

The first draw in March was so successful, that we're doing it again!

Play to win and you just might hit the jackpot! We've taken our popular 50/50 draw to the next level and launched a provincewide Ultimate 50/50 raffle – half the proceeds benefit Drayton Entertainment's charitable programs and half the proceeds will be awarded to one lucky winner. Just think ... if you win, you could use the money to buy a lifetime supply of smooth and delicious ice cream!

The first Ultimate 50/50 draw in March was so successful, that we're doing it again in April. This digital Ultimate 50/50 is open to more than just Drayton Entertainment patrons – anyone over the age of 18 in Ontario can buy a ticket and enter to win. With participants from all across the province pooling their money into the same potential jackpot, who knows what the size of the final prize could be?

Drayton Entertainment is well-known for its 50/50 draws that take place at each performance. Over the course of a typical season, more than 700 draws occur. It’s a long-standing tradition beloved by theatregoers ‒ and with draws at each of the company’s seven venues in five communities, thousands of dollars have been won by many lucky patrons over the years dating all the way back to the early days of the Drayton Festival Theatre.

Tickets are available for purchase starting at 9:00 a.m. EST on April 1, 2021. Sales will close at 10:00 a.m. EST on April 30, 2021. The draw for the winning ticket will happen at 12:00 p.m. EST on April 30, 2021.

Select from the following three ticket pack options:
    •    Regular: 3 tickets for $10
    •    Discount: 10 tickets for $20
    •    Ultimate Savings: 50 tickets for $50

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Please note that the AGCO requires participants of the 50/50 draw to be in Ontario in order to purchase tickets. The website will check for your location on Step 1 of the buying process. Select the quantity of tickets you want and click continue. Then the software will use your IP address to identify your location and confirm that you are in Ontario before you complete your purchase. Your device’s locations services must be turned on in order to verify your location. Please make sure you’ve enabled location services on your computer, tablet, or mobile device before you initiate a purchase. Click here for assistance.

Tickets are sold using an electronic raffle system approved by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) and supplied by Bump Worldwide Inc. Tickets may be purchased by individuals 18 years or older and located in the Province of Ontario at the time of purchase. All ticket sales are final and ticket buyers will receive a receipt via email after purchasing that will list all numbers associated with the purchased tickets.

Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario Raffle License License #RAF1204168 (April), #RAF1202253 (March).

Please play responsibly. Ontario Problem Gambling Helpline 1-888-230-3505 or visit


March 2021
Thank you so much to everyone who played our first online Ultimate 50/50 draw in March! The final take-home winner's prize for March was $83,470. The draw for the March winner happened at 12:00 p.m. EST on March 31, 2021. The winning ticket number was #99402248001. And the March winner is ... Diane Halstead from Cambridge! Click here to read about her winning experience.

April 2021
The draw for the April raffle will take place at 12:00 p.m. EST on Friday, April 30, 2021. The winning number will be announced online at, on Drayton Entertainment’s social media channels, and here on Drayton Entertainment’s website.

Frequently Asked Questions

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To purchase tickets through the Box Office, please contact us:
Email Box Office

All other questions about the raffle may be directed to:
Jonathan Randall
Director of Development
519-621-5511 x 233
Email Jonathan