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Virtual CNE 50/50

CNEF Virtual 50/50 Prizing Poster

Thank you for supporting the CNE Foundation Virtual 50/50!

Even though the CNE had to close its gates for the 2020 season, you can still support the CNE Foundation’s community and youth programs. Our Virtual CNE 50/50 gives you the chance to take home the cash Grand Prize while helping us continue to make a difference in the community.

Buy your Virtual CNE 50/50 raffle tickets at now through Labour Day, Monday, September 7 for your chance to win the jackpot!

Buy your tickets before August 21 and you could win an Early Bird Prize – one of two Staycation Packages sponsored by Hotel X Toronto!

To give you more chances to win, we are also giving away two Staycation Packages as Consolation Prizes!

Proceeds from the raffle will support CNE Foundation programs, including community grants, community and youth programs, and scholarships.

Thank you for your support.


 Virtual CNE 50/50 Winners 

Congratulations to our Winners! 

Prize Ticket # Winner
Grand Prize - $20,250 A-2142665 Hilda Desa - Scarborough, ON 
Early Bird Prize  A-5805184 Willa Wettlaufer - Kitchener, ON 
Early Bird Prize  A-3757320 Carole Senetchko - Oshawa, ON 
Consolation Prize  A-4525549 Janine Woo - Toronto, ON 
Consolation Prize  A-1100814 Amanda Power - Toronto, ON 


About the CNE Foundation

The Canadian National Exhibition Foundation is a public foundation and registered charity. Recently relaunched, the CNE Foundation funds programs to make a positive impact in the lives of individuals and the community in support of its vision: “Empowering community. Improving lives.” To learn more about the CNE Foundation and our programs, please visit:

Raffle ticket prices

  • 3 for $5
  • 10 for $10
  • 60 for $20


  • Grand Prize is 50 per cent of the pot
  • Early Bird Prizes and Consolation Prizes:
    • Staycation Package sponsored by Hotel X Toronto, including a one-night stay in a One Bedroom Suite and a pair of tickets to the Immersive Van Gogh Exhibition.
    • Two (2) Staycation Packages available as Early Bird Prizes and two (2) Staycation Packages available as Consolation Prizes

Prize Details: Corner unit of approximately 770 square feet, with a King size bed and sofabed. The One Bedroom Suite offers a large living space and magnificent Lake, Sunset or City views, accentuated by 9' floor-to-ceiling windows. The spacious bathroom with a stand-alone bathtub and glass-encased shower, the powder room and well-appointed office space is what makes this suite unique. Blackout dates may apply (retail value $500). Immersive Van Gogh Exhibition portion includes two tickets valid for a midweek timed admission (Walk-Thru) of your choosing through to September 30, 2020 to Immersive Van Gogh Exhibition, 1 Yonge Street Toronto (retail value $69.98; subject to availability and terms and conditions). The voucher may be used as a part purchase for all other Walk-Thru ticket types; please note that a $5 service fee as well as the price difference from basic timed admission will be charged per ticket.

Rules of play

  • Must be 18 years or older to purchase
  • An eligible purchaser must be physically located in Ontario, Canada, to purchase raffle tickets
  • Raffle tickets are 3 numbers for $5, 10 numbers for $10 and 60 numbers for $20
  • Raffle tickets are available with payment by credit card
  • Raffle tickets are available for purchase online from August 4, 2020, at 10 a.m. to September 7, 2020, at 11:59 p.m.:
    • All raffle tickets purchased between August 4, 2020, at or after 10:00 a.m. and August 20, 2020, at or before 11:59 p.m. will be entered into the Early Bird Prize Draw
    • All raffle tickets purchased between August 4, 2020, at or after 10 a.m. and September 7, 2020, at or before 11:59 p.m. will be entered into the Grand Prize Draw and the Consolation Prize Draw
    • It is possible for the same number to win Early Bird Prizes, the Grand Prize and Consolation Prizes
  • The Early Bird Prize winning numbers will be drawn at or around 11:59 p.m. on August 21, 2020, and announced on August 21 at or around 12 p.m. (noon).
  • The Grand Prize and Consolation Prize winning numbers will be drawn at or around 11:59 p.m. on September 8, 2020, and will be announced on September 8, 2020, at or around 12 p.m. (noon).
  • Winners must present winning tickets and valid photo identification within six (6) months of the draw
  • Any ticket that has been stolen, damaged, altered, forged, or counterfeited, will be void
  • Payment of Grand Prize will be made by cheque
  • Grand Prize winning ticket and estimated prize amount will be posted on the CNEF website ( and via the CNEF’s social media feeds
  • The following individuals are not eligible to participate in the Electronic 50/50 Raffle:
    • Employees, officers, directors, and representative of the CNEF, the CNEA, Exhibition Place and their affiliated and related companies including, but not limited to, advertising, promotional and raffle partners and agencies including Gaming-Related Suppliers;
    • Individuals domiciled with any of the above;
    • Members or employees of the AGCO;
    • Executives or staff of a trade union who represent or negotiate on behalf of the employees employed at Exhibition Place, the CNEF or the CNEA; and
    • Individuals who appear to be intoxicated

To read the full CNE Foundation Virtual CNE 50/50 Raffle rules of play, please click here

Must be 18 years or older to participate
Please play responsibly
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