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Current Jackpot: $29,360

The Carolina Hurricanes Foundation's 50/50 Raffle returns to PNC Arena for the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs and will raise funds for children's health and educational needs throughout North Carolina while giving fans the chance to walk away with a cash prize.

How It Works

  • At every home playoff game, fans can purchase 50/50 Raffle tickets from the time doors open until the end of the second intermission.
  • Tickets can be purchased via cash or credit card at the Carolina Hurricanes Foundation kiosk (section 129) or from roaming sellers - look for staff in bright blue!
  • NEW! Fans in North Carolina can purchase tickets online at Canes5050.com.
  • The cash jackpot will accumulate over the entirety of the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs, and the winning ticket will be drawn on June 13, 2019.
  • Non-cash prizes will be awarded weekly. All current purchasers will be eligible to win non-cash prizes. Non-cash prize winners are still eligible to win the cash jackpot.
  • Winning tickets for both cash and non-cash prizes will be announced during the third period, posted on @CanesGiveBack and this page. Winners do not need to be present to win and have 30 days to claim their prize.

Ticket Prices

  • 2 tickets for $5 
  • 5 tickets for $10 
  • 20 tickets for $20 
  • 80 tickets for $40 

Cash and credit cards accepted for in-game purchases. Credit cards are the only acceptable form of payment via Canes5050.com.

50/50 Raffle Schedule

Cash jackpot will accumulate over the entirety of the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs starting on Thursday, April 11, through Wednesday, June 12. Non-cash prize winners are still eligible to win the cash jackpot during the designated raffle period.

  • Thursday, April 18: Jaccob Slavin #74 autographed replica stick
    • Winner: 1671196033
  • Thursday, April 25: Jordan Staal #11 autographed replica stick
    • Winner: 1866585009
  • Thursday, May 2: Petr Mrazek #34 autographed replica stick
    • Winner: 1756281006
  • Thursday, May 9: Calvin deHaan #44 autographed replica stick
    • Winner: 1077615013
  • Thursday, May 16: Andrei Svechnikov #37 autographed replica stick
    • Winner: 1320991001
  • Thursday, May 23: Teuvo Teravainen #86 autographed replica stick
  • Thursday, May 30: 2018-19 Carolina Hurricanes autographed replica stick
  • Thursday, June 6: 2018-19 Carolina Hurricanes autographed replica jersey

Must be 18 years old and a legal U.S. resident to participate. Winners have 30 days to claim both cash and non-cash prizes and must provide winning raffle ticket. Winners are responsible for any tax implications on winnings. Cash prize winners will need to provide two forms of identification to claim their prize. Click here for full 50/50 Raffle rules and eligibility.

How much do raffle tickets cost?
50/50 Raffle tickets can be purchased at a variety of price points. 

  • 2 tickets for $5 
  • 5 tickets for $10 
  • 20 tickets for $20 
  • 80 tickets for $40 

What forms of payment do you accept? 
We accept cash and all major credit cards. 

Where can I buy raffle tickets? 
Raffle tickets are sold throughout PNC Arena from roaming sellers. Look for staff wearing bright blue, 50/50 Raffle bibs. Raffle tickets can also be purchase at the Carolina Hurricanes Foundation kiosk located at section 129. Additionally, fans in North Carolina can buy tickets online at Canes5050.com.

When can I buy raffle tickets? 
Raffle tickets will be sold in-game from the time doors open until the end of the second intermission. 

Can I purchase a raffle ticket online?
Yes, visit Canes5050.com.

How do I find out the winning raffle ticket number?
The winning raffle ticket number (for both cash and non-cash prizes) will be announced in-game and posted online at Hurricanes.com/5050, Canes5050.com and on Twitter @CanesGiveBack

Where does the other half of the cash jackpot go? 
50 percent of the cash jackpot goes to the Carolina Hurricanes Foundation. For more information about the Foundation, please click here.

Do I need to be present to win? 
No, winners do not have to be present to win. However, winning raffle tickets must be provided to claim both cash and non-cash prizes. 

Are my winnings taxed? 
The Carolina Hurricanes Foundation is responsible for reporting winnings to the IRS, and the winners are responsible for any tax implications. 

If I have the winning ticket, how do I claim the prize? 
Please visit the Carolina Hurricanes Foundation kiosk located at section 129 or contact Lindsay Robertson at admin@canes5050.com or 919-861-5474. 

How long does it take to get my prize (cash or non-cash)? 
Non-cash prizes can be redeemed within one (1) day of presenting the winning raffle ticket. Cash prizes will be provided to the winner via check within forty-five (45) business days of presenting the winning raffle ticket and filling out the winner release form, including providing two forms of identification.

Is there a limit on the number of raffle tickets I can purchase? 
No, there is no limit to the amount of raffle tickets you can purchase during any raffle period.

Why does Canes5050.com require my location?
Your current location is required to confirm eligibility. The raffle is offered throughout the state of North Carolina. 

I entered the incorrect email and did not print my raffle tickets. How can I get my tickets? 
Please go to the Contact page to contact the Carolina Hurricanes Foundation to request your tickets. 

I can't purchase a ticket from my current location, what can I do? 
Please check to make sure your location services are enabled on your device. Also check that the automatic settings for your date and time are turned on.

What does it do if I check the box to save my information for future purposes? 
The information will only save if you are using the same browser as your previous purchase and that you have not cleared your cache or cookie settings.

What happens if I did not receive my email with the ticket numbers? 
Please check your spam, junk mail or clutter folders for the email. If you cannot find it, please contact us using the contact us tab on Canes5050.com and provide your name, phone number and amount of tickets purchased.