Frequently Asked Questions
ABOUT THE EVENT
When is the Drawing?
Friday, December 31, 2021. The event will begin at 11:00am and the drawing will be at 1:00pm.
Where is the Drawing?
The Osceola Council on Aging. 700 Generation Point, Florida.
Can I wait and buy tickets the day of the event?
Absolutely. However, we would suggest getting them ahead of time so you can enjoy the event.
Do I need my physical ticket to attend the Event?
Yes, space is limited so we will be using real paper tickets in efforts to limit attendance, so you will need to present a ticket to attend.
What is the process for tickets this year?
If you purchase at a show, through a mailing, or in person, you will receive your tickets at that time. If you purchase tickets online, tickets will be created for you in our office and the stubs will be mailed to you.
How Is the drawing being held?
The winning ticket will be drawn by hand from a drum by a Mercedes Representative.
Who do I call if I don’t receive my tickets?
You can call our office at 407-933-9534.
I don’t remember if I purchased tickets this year- is there a way to check?
Yes. Please call 407-933-9534 and we can check our database.
Do I have to be present to win?
No. We notify the winner by phone after the ticket is drawn, if they are not present.
ABOUT THE CAR
Do you transport the car if I do not live in the area?
No. The winner is responsible for claiming the car within 30 days and transporting it to its final destination.
Do I have to pay anything when I win?
After the taxes are paid, you will get possession of the car. This is an IRS requirement. However, you will be responsible for registration. You will also receive a W-9.
How much is the car worth?
We can’t put a price on “worth”, it’s “worth” whatever someone is willing to pay. However, the car is currently valued at $32,000. Meaning, that is what we paid for the car, and what you would be responsible for paying tax on.