Important Raffle Information

We host this annual raffle as one of the fundraising opportunities to help families meet their $100 fundraising expectation. The 2016 Raffle raised over $25,000 for AYSP, and the 2017 Raffle raised over $30,000. We hope to raise even more this year with our exciting raffle prizes!



This past week we sent a flyer home with students listing the swag prizes they and their ensemble can win upon selling tickets. Find the flyer HERE.



Our prizes this year are:

  • Prize 1: Season subscriptions for two to the 2018/2019 season (3 performances) of Opera Southwest, paired with gift certificates to Scalo Northern Italian Grill, St. Clair Winery & Bistro and Vinaigrette.
  • Prize 2: One Hot Air Balloon ride for two passengers including a post-flight champagne or sparkling cider celebration.
  • Prize 3: Four tickets to the Isotopes, including a stadium tour.
  • Prize 4: Gift certificates for two to Betty’s Bath & Day Spa and Los Poblanos Historic Inn & Organic Farm restaurant.
  • Prize 5: VIP chair seating for two to the NM Philharmonic’s “Nouveau Flamenco” under the stars at the Zoo on Saturday, June 2, 2018 @ 8pm. VIP tickets include premium placement plus a drink coupon per person paired with a gift certificate to Zinc Wine Bar & Bistro.
  • Prize 6: 2018 Platinum Season passes for two to Cliff’s Amusement Park.



We will distribute tickets this week (March 12th – 17th) at rehearsals. Please have your student arrive early to rehearsal to pick up (and sign out) their envelope with 10 raffle tickets during the following times:

YS: Monday, March 12: 6:00pm – 6:30pm

YO: Monday, March 12: 5:45pm – 6:15pm

PSO: Wednesday: March 14: 4:15pm – 4:30pm

YCO: Wednesday: March 14: 6:00pm – 6:30pm

JS: Saturday, March 17: 8:15am – 8:30am

JSO: Saturday, March 17: 8:30am – 8:45am

JO: Saturday, March 17: 8:45am – 9:00am

JB: Saturday, March 17: 9:30am – 10:00am


All unsold tickets, ticket stubs and monies will be due the week of April 16th – 21st.



You can find a Raffle Packet containing all the raffle procedures, rules and regulations HERE.



For those of you who would like to post about our raffle on Facebook, Instagram and/or the Nextdoor app, please find a poster HERE.


For questions about the raffle or to arrange a different time to pick up your tickets, please contact Dr. Strong at




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Albuquerque Youth Symphony Program
4407 Menaul Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110

PO Box 30961
Albuquerque, NM 87190