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The 2018 Lottery is now complete.

Thank you for supporting the Mount Mystics.

By purchasing a 2018 Mount Mystics Trip of the Month ticket, you have provided our Student-Athletes with the support they need to succeed.


2018 Prize Information

Win a Trip a Month for a Year

12 First Prize Trips to 12 Spectacular Destinations! $100 per ticket
3 tickets drawn monthly to win: 1st prize: a trip for 2 persons | 2nd prize: $250 | 3rd prize: $100
Your ticket will be entered into every draw each month. Every ticket has 36 chances to win!

Three Trip Options:

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Monthly first prize is a trip for two. Includes airfare from Halifax.
Trip must be booked within one year of draw date. See below for details on each trip.


Apply the value of the trip you won towards another destination. See below for trip values. Trip must be booked within one year of draw date through Maritime Travel with return airfare from Halifax, Nova Scotia

Receive 85% of the value of the trip you won in cash. Offer valid for one year from draw date. For redemption conditions view the rules & regulations online.

Trip Information

1 Carribbean Carnival Cruise SmallDraw 1: January 5, 2018 Caribbean Carnival Cruise
Enjoy cruising the Eastern Caribbean and visiting such places as Grand Turk, San Juan, or one of the U.S. Virgin Islands. Includes return airfare from Halifax, 7 night cruise and airport transfers.
Value of $3500 for 2 persons
2 Turin Italy SmallDraw 2: February 2, 2018 Turin, Italy
Known for architecture and cuisine. The Apart Hotel Torino is walking distance to Valentino Park, the River Po and to Lagrange, the most glamorous shopping in Turin. Includes return airfare from Halifax, 6 nights at the hotel and airport transfers.
Value of $4000 for 2 persons
3 Memphis Tennesee SmallDraw 3: March 2, 2018 Memphis, Tennessee
Famous for blues, soul and rock n’ roll music. The Sheraton Memphis Downtown Hotel is within walking distance to the famous Beale Street. Includes return airfare from Halifax, 7 nights at the hotel and airport transfers.
Value of $3000 for 2 persons
4 Berlin Germany SmallDraw 4: April 6, 2018 Berlin, Germany
The 13th century, capital of Germany, Berlin is known for its Brandenburg Gate and vibrant art scene. The Mercure Hotel is walking distance to shops and restaurants. includes return airfare from Halifax, 6 nights at the hotel plus airport transfers.
Value of $3600 for 2 persons
5 Dublin Ireland SmallDraw 5: May 4, 2018 Dublin, Ireland
Home to the 13th century Dublin Castle and St. Patrick’s Cathedral. Jurys Inn Dublin Christchurch is near the Temple Bar with the city’s best food, drink, entertainment and Grafton Street shopping. Includes return airfare from Halifax, 6 nights at the hotel and airport transfers.
Value of $3200 for 2 persons
6 Montego Bay Jamaica SmallDraw 6: June 1, 2018 Montego Bay, Jamaica
Known for lush moutains, rain forests and reef-lined beaches. The Royal Decameron Montego Bay is on the ‘Hip Strip’ and name the ‘Good Time Gulf’ by Christopher Columbus. Includes return air from Halifax, 7 nights all-inclusive at the hotel plus airport transfers.
Value of $3500 for 2 persons
7 Split Croatia SmallDraw 7: July 6, 2018 Split, Croatia
Known for its beautiful beaches and the fortress-like complex in its center. The Marmontova Luxury Rooms Hotel is steps from the beach and walking distance to the must-see attractions. Includes return air from Halifax, 6 nights at the hotel plus airport transfers.
Value of $3600 for 2 persons
8 San Francisco California SmallDraw 8: August 3, 2018 San Francisco, California
Home to the Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars and colorful Victorian houses. The Villa Florence Hotel is an Italian-inspired hotel in the heart of the city, steps from Union Square. Includes return air from Halifax, 5 nights at the hotel and airport transfers.
Value of $3400 for 2 persons
9 San Jose Costa Rica SmallDraw 9: September 7, 2018 San Jose, Costa Rica
San Jose is a city distinguished by its ornate Spanish colonial buildings. The Hotel Presidente San Jose is located within walking distance of cultural institutions, as well as top museums and performance venues.
Value of $3600 for 2 persons
10 Holguin Cuba SmallDraw 10: October 5, 2018 Holguin, Cuba
Considered the birthplace of Cuban Music and where Christopher Columbus landed in 1492. The Playa Costa Verde is perched on the white sand beach of Playa Pesquero. Includes return air from Halifax, all-inclusive stay at the resort for 7 nights and airport transfers.
Value of $3200 for 2 persons
11 Glasgow Scotland SmallDraw 11: November 2, 2018 Glasgow, Scotland
A port city on the River Clyde famed for its Victorian and art nouveau architecture. The Point A Glasgow Hotel is close to great shopping, pubs and restaurants. Includes return air from Halifax, 6 nights at the hotel and airport transfers.
Value of $3500 for 2 persons
12 Faro Portugal SmallDraw 12: December 7 2, 2018 Faro, Portugal
Located on the edge of the Rio Formosa National Park. The Monica Isabel Beach Club is on a lovely beach, walking distance to both Old and New Town. Includes return air from Halifax, 6 nights at the hotel and airport transfers.
Value of $3800 for 2 persons


2018 Winner List

Thank you for helping provide student athletes with the support they need to succeed both on the field and in the classroom. Proceeds raised will directly support our varsity athletics program.

January 5, 2018

  • Theresa Mount – 1st Prize: Caribbean Carnival Cruise (value $3500 for 2 persons)
  • Jodi Tsitouras – 2nd Prize: $250 cash
  • Allana Bartlett – 3rd Prize: $100 cash

February 2, 2018

  • Chris Leslie – 1st Prize: Turin, Italy
  • Edythe Davidson – 2nd Prize: $250
  • Karen Smyth – 3rd Prize: $100

March 2, 2018

  • James Baltus – 1st Prize: Memphis, Tennessee
  • Diane Axell – 2nd Prize: $250
  • Catherine Oland – 3rd Prize: $100

April 6, 2018

  • Pam Auld – 1st Prize: Berlin, Germany
  • Kathy Paugh – 2nd Prize: $250
  • Robert Purcell – 3rd Prize: $100

May 4, 2018

  • Erin Todd – 1st Prize: Dublin, Ireland
  • Julie Corkum – 2nd Prize: $250.00
  • Lynn Cashen – 3rd Prize: $100.00

June 1, 2018

  • Will Shead – 1st Prize: Montego Bay, Jamaica
  • Erika McFarland – 2nd Prize: $250.00
  • Tammy MacDonald – 3rd Prize: $100.00

July 6, 2018

  • Heather Gosse – 1st Prize: Split, Croatia
  • Rachel Forward – 2nd Prize: $250.00
  • Kathy Greeno – 3rd Prize: $100.00

August 3, 2018

  • Gavin Giles – 1st Prize: San Francisco, California
  • Linda Alexander – 2nd Prize: $250.00
  • Paul Cantelo – 3rd Prize: $100.00

September 7, 2018

  • Bernie Blakney – 1st Prize: San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Kerri Robson – 2nd Prize: $250.00
  • Josee Doucette – 3rd Prize: $100.00

October 5, 2018

  • Scott Grant – 1st Prize: Holguin, Cuba
  • Rachel Gordon – 2nd Prize: $250.00
  • Elizabeth McCrossin – 3rd Prize: $100.00

November 2, 2018

  • Jacqueline Blank – 1st Prize: Glasgow, Scotland
  • Janet Hadley – 2nd Prize: $250.00
  • Laura Gray – 3rd Prize: $100.00


December 7, 2018

  • Jonathon Phillips – 1st Prize: Faro, Portugal
  • John Flemming – 2nd Prize: $250.00
  • Rhonda Bursey – 3rd Prize: $100.00


Rules & Regulations

  1. Only 1000 tickets will be sold at $100 per ticket.
  2. All tickets must contain the purchaser’s name, address and contact information.
  3. Prizes are transferable only prior to booking with Maritime Travel.
  4. Trips include round-trip airfare for 2 individuals from Halifax, Nova Scotia
  5. Trips must be booked within 12 months of draw date.
  6. Winner must select prize awarded, travel voucher or cash payout (85% of trip value) within year of draw date.
  7. All trips are subject to certain restrictions, booking requirements, airline failure and other circumstances beyond our control.
  8. Lottery draw dates are as follows: Jan. 5, 2018, Feb. 2, 2018, March 2, 2018, April 6, 2018, May 4, 2018, June 1, 2018, July 6, 2018, Aug. 3, 2018, Sept. 7, 2018, Oct. 5, 2018, Nov. 2, 2018, Dec. , 2018
  9. Winners will be contacted by the Mount Athletics Office.
  10. Names of all ticket winners will be published. For example: Mount Saint Vincent University Website, Facebook, Twitter, etc.
  11. Tickets can be purchased using Visa, MasterCard, American Express, cheque, debit or cash.
  12. Mount Saint Vincent University Athletics & Recreation Office reserves the right to cancel the lottery prior to January 4, 2018 guaranteeing full refunds.
  13. All trips to be negotiated through Maritime Travel:
    Barb Sharples, Travel Consultant Email: or Phone: 902-661-1220
  14. No travel insurance is included in the prizes.
  15. All tickets purchased, including winners, are entered in all 36 draws.
  16. Purchasers must be 19 years of age and the ticket must be purchased in Nova Scotia.
  17. Ticket order form is available
    a) phone 902-457-6420,
    b) email:
    c) online:
    d) mail and in person : Mount Saint Vincent University, Athletics & Recreation Office,
    166 Bedford Highway, Rosaria Student Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3M 2J6.

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