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The Bob Edwards Award


The 2013 Bob Edwards Gala Raffle offered guests the opportunity to win amazing prizes with all proceeds supporting Building Readers for Life at the Calgary Public Library.

1st Prize: Fabulous Iberian Vacation

You and a guest will fly first class to the Iberian Peninsula for a three-night stay at the Yeatman Hotel in Vila Nova da Gaia, Portugal hosted by the luxurious port houses of Taylor Fladgate, Fonseca and Croft. You will enjoy exploring the wine regions of Portugal and Spain with tastings and visits to local vineyards. Luxury accommodations and ground transportation are included.

Value of prize: $8,000 + First CLASS AIRFARE

2nd PRize: Luxurious Persian Staycation

Come home to an authentic 10' x13' handmade wool Persian rug in your favourite room after a delicious meal at the new and fabulous Arch Persian Lounge($250) and end the night with some Persian reading(3 Books) in front of the fire.

Value of prize: $12,304.69

3rd Prize: Magnificent Mountain Getaway

Spend a week in our beautiful province touring the 3 of the best Fairmont hotels.  You will receive 2 nights at Fairmont Banff Springs plus 2 nights at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise in addition to 2 nights at Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge.  What a week of luxury and escape.

Value of prize: $2,870

4th Prize: Sensational Wine Experience

Full immersion in the world of wine with the Willow Park wine appreciation course.  You will also be provided with Wine Festival tickets and excellent starter cellar of 10 bottles of wine.  Sure to quench your thirst.

Value of prize: $1,500