If the Lucky Stars 50/50 packages are no longer available, how will this affect my mail order being processed?
As a result of the overwhelming success of the Lucky STARS 50/50 Lottery – tickets are no longer available for that lottery. We appreciate your support and to avoid further disappointment, we have processed your ticket order for the STARS Alberta lottery, as requested. Depending on your payment method the following will occur:
- Cheque payments – cheques will be deposited and a refund for the Lucky STARS 50/50 portion will be returned to you within 4-6 weeks.
- Credit Card Payments – your order has been adjusted and only the STARS Lottery Alberta ticket has been processed.
What are the ticket prices?
1 ticket for $30,
3 tickets for $60,
6 tickets for $100,
18 tickets for $250
How can I purchase tickets?
By phone from anywhere within Alberta – toll free 1-888-880-0992
Or on our website at starslotteryalberta.ca
In person at:
- Lottery Show homes:
Edmonton – 4209 Veterans Way NW
Calgary – 28 Cranbrook Lane SE
Lethbridge – 1005 Atlantic Lookout West
- STARS Alberta Bases:
Calgary: 1441 Aviation Park NE
Edmonton: International Airport #100, 1519 – 35 Avenue East
Grande Prairie: 10911 123 Street
- Stride Management Corp: 3950 – 12th Street NE Calgary
- From January 17 – February 3, 2019 at
Parkland Mall in Red Deer (mall hours)
Prairie Mall Shopping Centre in Grande Prairie (mall hours)
What methods of payment can I use?
Cheque, Money Order, VISA and MasterCard. Direct debit available at the Show homes and Base locations. No cash or post-dated cheques accepted.
How long does it take to receive my ticket in the mail?
Please allow 2-3 weeks
How many ticket packages are sold in total?
How many ticket packages are sold in total for the LUCKY STARS 50/50 Lottery?
What is the mailing address to purchase tickets?
PO Box 700 Station M, Calgary AB T2P 4Y3
How many names can be put on a ticket?
Maximum of two names per ticket order. For group orders, it is the responsibility of the group to keep a record of who is involved in the purchase. STARS and Lottery management will not be responsible for any conflict between group purchases.
In the event of a winning ticket stub having more than one name, the prize letter will be sent to the first name on the ticket confirmation stub.
Is there an age restriction on purchasing tickets?
Yes. Ticket purchasers must be 18 years of age or older.
If I am not a resident of Alberta can I still purchase a ticket?
Yes, however you must be in Alberta at time of purchase.
Is my purchase tax deductible / do I get a tax receipt?
No, there is no tax receipt issued as Revenue Canada deems that the purchase of a raffle (Lottery) ticket is not a donation. All lottery winnings are tax free.
Can a ticket be refunded?
Yes. However, if any ticket purchased has been entered in any draw, no refund will be issued after the draw has taken place.
Who is prohibited from purchasing tickets?
Contest rules prohibit the following people from purchasing tickets:
- Board Members and senior executive of STARS
- Staff of Stride Management Corp. and Black Fund Development Inc.
- Immediate family members of all those listed above
What is done with my personal information?
Black Fund Development Inc., Stride Management Corp. and STARS respect your privacy. We do not rent, sell or trade our mailing lists. The personal information collected by the STARS Lottery and LUCKY STARS 50/50 Lottery will be used to process ticket orders, notify winners and send out lottery information and to contact you about future events and programs. You may opt out of our mailing/email lists at any time.
CUT-OFF DATES AND DRAW DATES
What are the deadline dates and draw dates?
Cut-off date is 11:59 p.m. on January 16, 2019
Draw date is February 1, 2019
Early Bird draw
Cut-off date is 11:50 p.m. on February 28, 2019
Draw date is March 15, 2019
Cut-off date is 11:50 p.m. on March 21, 2019
Draw date is April 4, 5, 8 & 9, 2019
LUCKY STARS 50/50
Cut-off date is 11:50 p.m. on March 21, 2019
Draw date is April 4, 2019
Should all tickets be sold by 11:59 p.m. February 28, 2019, drawing for all remaining prizes will begin on March 14, 2019 with the final top five prizes to be drawn on March 19, 2019; upon approval of Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission.
Where will the draws take place?
All manual draws (Loyalty, Early Bird, LUCKY STARS 50/50 and Final) will take place at 3950 12th Street NE, Calgary, AB. with the exception of the top five draws. The top five draws will take place at the STARS Calgary Base at 1441 Aviation Park NE, Calgary, AB. All draws will be done under the supervision of Black Fund Development Inc., Stewart and Associates and Stride Management Corp. Any persons wishing to view any of the draws may do so at the above locations on the draw date(s). Call 403-543-2747 for specific times.
How many prizes can be won?
2,809 total prizes will be awarded.
What is the total retail value of all the prizes?
What are the Grand Prizes?
There are three Grand Prizes worth over $2.6 million:
1 - Furnished Showhome – Edmonton
1 - Furnished Showhome – Calgary
1 - Furnished Showhome – Lethbridge
What is the Loyalty draw prize?
There is one Loyalty draw prizes worth $100,000
What is the Early Bird Prize Package?
The Okanagan Luxury Life Package includes a full-furnished townhome in Kelowna, along with one year-memberships at Predator Ridge Golf Club, Aqua Boat Club and Cedar Creek Estate Winery, plus $30,000 cash.
What are the other 2,804 prizes?
2 vehicles, 5 vacations, 2 helicopter flights, 392 cash prizes, 200 luggage prizes, 250 Campers Village gift cards, 250 Lotto prizes, 210 camera prizes, 290 home & outdoor prizes and 1,203 electronic prizes.
What is the LUCKY STARS 50/50 prize?
It is Alberta’s largest 50/50 ever. Cash value of the LUCKY STARS 50/50 add-on prize will be a minimum payout ($800,000) or 50% of ticket sales, whichever is greater, to a maximum of $2 million.
Do I have to purchase a ticket for the STARS Lottery to purchase a ticket for the LUCKY STARS 50/50 Lottery?
No, you can buy the LUCKY STARS 50/50 tickets without purchasing a ticket for the STARS Lottery.
Does STARS Lottery or LUCKY STARS 50/50 contact prize winners to request payment of any kind to cover taxes, shipping, etc.?
NO, you are not required to pay for shipping or pay to claim a prize. If you do receive a call and are asked to pay, please do the following:
- Document as much information as possible regarding the call
- Call the Government of Canada Anti-Fraud Centre at 1.888.495.8501 to report the fraud attempt