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Tickets are $5 each. Chances are 1 out of 4,000 to win!

Early bird draw dates: August 3 & 4, 2019
Final draw date: August 4, 2019
Organization name: Powell Street Festival Society • BC Gaming Event Licence number: # 116323



1st Prize

One lucky winner will be flying with a friend, family member, or partner to Japan!

Prize includes $200 in J-station credit where prize winners can purchase rail passes and other items. Courtesy of Japan Airlines, Powell Street Festival Society, and JTB International, Total Value: $3,300

2nd Prize

Dinner for 6 by the Chefs of Hapa Izakaya in Your Home

The chefs from award-winning Hapa Izakaya will prepare a Japanese feast for you and 5 guests in the comfort of your home! Courtesy of Hapa Izakaya Total Value: $2000

  • Location Limit:  Within a 30 minute drive of downtown Vancouver.
  • Beverages are NOT provided but can be arranged for an additional cost.
  • Availability: Friday and Saturday evenings NOT available.
  • Limited to 6 diners in total.

3rd Prize

Enjoy Vancouver’s most unique and exciting festivals!

Two tickets to any Vancouver Writers Festival event, two tickets to the Growing Room 2020 opening night party, one ticket to a writing workshop at Growing Room Festival, six tickets and a membership to Queer Film Festival, two festival passes to Vancouver New Music, $100 voucher for tickets at Indian Summer Festival, two festival passes to Vancouver Latin American Film Festival, and two festival passes to Vancouver International Film Festival.

Total Value:  $1551

4th Prize

Gift certificate for Continuing Studies Class at Emily Carr Continuing Studies

Value: $600.00

5th Prize Two tickets to a Vancouver Opera production

Donated by Vancouver Opera, Value: $680.00


6th Prize Gift certificate for Continuing Studies Class at Emily Carr Continuing Studies

Value: $600.00


7th Prize Visual Learner Book Pack

Escape to Gold Mountain, Antifa, Divine Threads, and Such a Lovely Little War
Donated by Arsenal Pulp Press and Figure 1 Publishing, Value: $128.85


8th Prize Vancouver Magazines Subscription Pack

One-year subscription to Geist Magazine, one-year subscription to the Bulletin and JCCA membership, and one-year subscription to Room Magazine and Room Magazine’s fortieth anniversary anthology.

Donated by Geist, The Bulletin, and Room Magazine, Value: $126.00


9th Prize Food Essential Pack

$50 Gift Certificates for Fujiya and Sunrise Market and a Gift Certificate for a 6″ round made to order cake at Cadeaux Bakery.

Donated by Fujiya, Sunrise Market, and Cadeaux Bakery, Value: $130.00


10th Prize Vancouver Book Pack

Chinatown Ghosts, Vancouver Eats, Stan Douglas Abbott & Cordova, Vancouver Was Awesome,
Donated by Arsenal Pulp Press and Figure 1 Publishing, Value: $126.85


11th Prize Groceries

$50 Gift Certificates for Fujiya and Sunrise Market.

Donated by Fujiya and Sunrise Market, Value: $100.00


12th Prize Writers of Colour Book Pack

Walking Boy, Jonny Appleseed, Tiger Flu, Woo-Woo, and Oracle Bone.
Donated by Arsenal Pulp Press, Value: $97.75


13th Prize A night out at the cinemateque

Donated by The Cinematheque, Value: $68.00


14th Prize Foodie Book Pack

Scent of Pomegranates and Rose Water, Decolonize Your Diet, A Feast for All Seasons, and Modern Native Feasts
Donated by Arsenal Pulp Press, Value: $108.80


15th Prize Four tickets to a Vancouver Canadians baseball game.

Donated by Vancouver Canadians, Value: $65.00


16th Prize Geist Magazine and The Bulletin Pack

One year subscription to The Bulletin, and Geist Magazine, and a JCCA membership
Donated by The Bulletin and Geist Magazine, Value: $65.00


17th Prize Coffee Gift Basket

Donated by Republica Coffee, Value: $50.00


18th Prize Silkscreened T-shirt

Donated by Blim, Value: $35.00


19th Prize Bulletin Subscription

One year subscription to the Bulletin, and a JCCA membership
Donated by The Bulletin, Value: $40.00


20th Prize Powell Street Festival Merch Pack

Festival T-shirt and Tenugui with silkscreened design by Jenny Hsieh, Bento Box Cookbook and a Vintage Festival T-shirt.

Donate by Powell Street Festival Society, Value: $45.00


Powell Street Festival Society
Suite 410-111 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC
V6B 1H4 Canada

Total value of prizes: $9,917.25

Early Bird Draws August 3, 2019 at 1:30, 3:45, and 5:00 pm; August 4, 2019 at 2:15 and 5:00 pm; Final Draw August 4, 2019 at 6:00 pm. All draws at Oppenheimer Park, 400 Powell St, Vancouver.

Tickets – $5.00 each. 4,000 printed.

Tickets may be sold and purchased only in British Columbia by those 19 years and older
Chances are 1 in 4,000 to win a grand prize.
BC Gaming Event Licence # 116323
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Note: Winners consent to the release of their names and addresses by the licensee. Winners names will posted in the following publications: The Bulletin and Vancouver Shinpo, as well as the Powell Street Festival Society website and Facebook site.

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