ALBERTA, March 1, 2011 — This year’s Calgary Health Trust Foothills Home Lottery launched today.
According to their website, 8,275 prizes worth over $5.2 million could be won.
Two Grand Prizes
The first grand prize is a $2.4 million, 4,200+ sq. ft. home, in the Castle Keep neighbourhood, at 9340 14 Avenue SW, featuring a three-storey waterfall, floor-to-ceiling windows in the kitchen and a huge master suite.
The second grand prize, worth more than $1 million, is a 2,600+ sq. ft. professionally-decorated three-bedroom home in Cranston, at 9 Cranridge Terrace SE, and is just minutes from nearby Fish Creek Provincial Park.
The early bird prize is a 2012 Bentley Continental GT, or the winner can take $215,000. Its 12-cylinder, 567 horsepower engine gives it a zero to 100 km/h time in less than 5 seconds. This is a truly impressive car.
New 50/50 Draw as well
New this year is the 50/50 draw, giving the winner half the proceeds. As of the time of this writing, the lottery web site is reporting the jackpot is $380,000 so far.
Lottery tickets are available online at www.foothillshospitalhomelottery.org, by calling 1-888-541-5540, or at the showhomes. Tickets are $100 each or $250 for a pack of three and $400 for a pack of five.
Proceeds go to the Foothills Hospital.