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BPR's Summer Raffle

BPR’s Summer Raffle is on! Get in on the fun with a chance to win valuable prizes from independent businesses from across Western North Carolina.

Support the BPR programming you love and enter to win exciting prizes (detailed below) from generous business partners who, like you, value their connection to Blue Ridge Public Radio. Because these community partners donate the prizes, 100% of your $50 ticket purchase goes toward supporting BPR. 

Raffle Entry & Rules  

The raffle begins at 12:01 am, Monday, July 12 and ends at midnight on Saturday, July 31.  

$50 – Purchase your lucky ticket

If you do not wish to purchase your ticket online, call BPR from 9 to 5 PM weekdays at 828-210-4813, or mail in a raffle entry form, to be received by close of business Friday, July 30, with your ticket payment to Blue Ridge Public Radio, Attn: Summer 2021 Raffle, 73 Broadway, Asheville, NC 28801.

Winners will be drawn at random and announced on BPR’s All Things Considered (4 to 6 PM) on Wednesday, August 4. Must be 18 or older to enter. Contest void where prohibited. View official rules here

 Learn More About The Prizes

  • A Private Dinner Party with Bouchon and Rendezvous at The Never Ending Flower Farm  
    Enjoy French comfort food amidst brilliant blooms at your private dinner for 12 people, catered by Bouchon and Rendezvous restaurants on the beautiful grounds of The Never Ending Flower Farm in Barnardsville. Prize is valued at $3,000.
  • Ventures Birding Tours Trip  
    Explore abundant wildlife across the United States with your choice of a bird watching and nature touring trip from Ventures Birding Tours, within the designated value. Prize is valued up to $2,000.
  • A $1,000 New Morning Gallery Shopping Trip 
    Enjoy shopping for $1,000 worth of handcrafted furniture, home accessories, pottery, glass, jewelry, and more from local and regional artisans at this Biltmore Village destination. Prize is valued at $1,000.
  • Chow Chow: An Asheville Culinary Event Series Tickets for Two  
    Celebrate Southern Appalachian foodways and sample the creative spirit of WNC with a pair of tickets to two special events: the Fermenting Change multi-course dinner with paired beverage at Funkatorium, and the Forest as Farm flights and bites event at Hickory Nut Gap Farm. Prize is valued at $500.
  • Limited Edition East Fork Pottery Pieces 
    Receive two limited edition hand-thrown contemporary ceramic vases from East Fork, one of WNC’s most popular studios. Featuring stoneware clays dug from the Southeast and house-made glazes of Spyder and Morel, this beautiful, durable pottery will be enjoyed for years to come. Prize is valued at $232.
  • A Falconry Experience for Two from Curtis Wright Outfitters 
    Get a hands-on experience with a bird of prey and learn about the ancient sport from a licensed falconer with the Weaverville-based Curtis Wright Outfitters. Prize is valued at $250. 

Don't miss out -- purchase your tickets now!

Erin Adams served as BPR's first Director of Audience from August 2023 to February 2024.