This Corvette is absolutely stunning and is guaranteed to turn heads no matter where you go! It's finished in Kandy Tangerine with stainless side-out exhaust, wire wheels with Corvette knock-offs, a 427 Stinger hood, and a black soft top! The interior is finished in black leather. Under the hood of this Stingray is a numbers-matching 350 horsepower 327 ci V8 engine mated to a 4-Speed transmission. The original 327 has been upgraded with a Holley carb and an aluminum intake! This magnificent 'Vette also comes factory-equipped with power steering and power 4-wheel-disc brakes. A complete ground-up restoration was completed in 2007. Valued at $46,500.
SECOND PRIZE: 2005 HARLEY-DAVIDSON SPORTSTER XL
Custom chrome features adorn this 2005 Sportster. 883 cc's and a five-speed transmission power this metallic blue beauty over a pair of Vance & Hines Short Shots piped. The belt guard, as well as the battery, oil tank, primary, and transmission covers are chrome. A custom air horn, highway bars, and a detachable sissy bard make this bike a unique ride. Valued at $5,500.
Who benefits from the raffle?
The Theater Project, Inc., a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation, that runs the Majestic Theater in West Springfield, MA, uses the proceeds from the raffle to pay for renovations, increased operating expenses as well as for producing live theater at the Majestic. The Theater Project's mission is to provide actors, actresses and theater technicians from Western Mass, a professional environment in which to perform at the Majestic Theater.
How do you use the money raised?
Many different ways! For example, funds from our raffle helped pay for:
Fire Sprinkler System - State of MA required
Theater renovations - addition of 50 seats
Creation of Majestic Children's Theater - Summer 2005
Are these prizes donated?
NO! The Corvette and Harley-Davidson are not donated. Each year, The Theater Project purchases the prizes for that year's raffle. The Theater Project also pays for all of the following: transportation, insurance, licensing, taxes, public appearances and marketing expenses associated with the raffle.
Do I have to be present at the drawing of the winning ticket?
No, although everyone is welcome to attend the drawing, which is open to the public. The drawing is held each year at Midnight on New Year's Eve at the Majestic Theater.
How will I find out if I won?
As soon as the drawing is completed the staff of the Majestic Theater calls the winners. The staff will continue to call the winners until contact has been made! We post pictures of the winners here on the website.
How many raffle tickets are sold?
At $10 per ticket we do not restrict the number of tickets sold. The Classic Raffle is The Theater Project at the Majestic Theater's only annual fundraiser. Selling tickets to performances at the Majestic can only account for 65% of our needed revenue. The net raffle funds are essential to keeping the Majestic Theater functioning.
What about taxes?
New IRS rules apply. Please contact a tax professional for specific changes that might apply to the winning prizes.