The Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum fundraiser is in its 9th year, and the final and grand prize drawing and event, promises to be a fun and exciting community event for the entire family. A number of instant win prizes will also be given away, and the raffle’s business and non-profit partners will be in attendance.

“We wish everyone the best of luck in this year’s raffle,” Sarah Hotarek, Raffle Manager states “2013 Ticket buyers have a chance to win some amazing prizes, in addition to the Million Dollar Home or a Million Dollars! There will also be chances for drawing attendees to win some fantastic prizes, and of course enjoy some great food and drinks, on behalf of our wonderful business partners, like California Pizza Kitchen, Paseo Nuevo and more!!! And, of course, study up on the raffle to have a chance to win our raffle trivia challenge!”

The raffle’s Grand Prize is a spacious home with ocean views, an open floor plan, and indoor/outdoor living space. The home is valued at $1.1 Million Dollars and is located in the Santa Barbara area; one of America’s most picturesque & charming communities. As always there is a $1 million cash alternative. Ticket buyers can also win thousands of dollars in additional prizes ranging from cars, vacations, shopping sprees, electronics and more. In its ninth year, the fundraiser benefits the Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum (CAF) and six other local non-profits. For more information visit the Raffle website at, or call (805) 884-5900.

This year Santa Barbara Million Dollar Home Raffle also added a new twist to this year’s Final Deadline. The “Final 4 Special” highlights 4 additional prizes, valued at $1,000 for buyers who purchase a ticket, the Final Deadline week. A “Last Chance Bonus” has also just been added where 1 in every 5 ticket buyers purchasing a ticket between April 21 and the Final Deadline on May 2 will win a FREE ticket in to the Grand Prize Drawing! This drawing will be held prior to the Final and Grand Prize Drawings on May 18, 2013.

The Santa Barbara Million Dollar Home Raffle is one of the longest running home raffles in California and has always sold enough tickets to give away the Grand Prize of a $1 Million Dollar Santa Barbara Home or $1 Million in cash. Over $9.5 Million in prizes have been awarded over the past 8 raffles. To see a list of the prizes, previous early bird and bonus drawing winners, non-profit partners, member benefits and virtual tours of the home visit

About the Santa Barbara Million Dollar Home Raffle

The Santa Barbara Million Dollar Home Raffle started in 2004 and is sanctioned as a fundraiser by the California Attorney General Office (registration #r-2251). The raffle has given away its grand prize in all of its 8 prior raffles. Tickets are sold for $150 each. The Final and Grand Prize Drawings starts at 2pm on May, 18, 2013 in Paseo Nueveo’s Center Court, in Santa Barbara, California.

About the Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum

The Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum (CAF) is a non-profit, non-collecting alternative art space dedicated to the exhibition, education, and cultivation of the arts of our time. Celebrating its 37th anniversary in 2013, CAF is the premier venue for contemporary art between Los Angeles and San Francisco. CAF is located at the Paseo Nuevo Shopping Center Upper Arts Terrace in downtown Santa Barbara, CA. Visit our second location, CAF Satellite @ Hotel Indigo at 121 State Street!


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