QUEEN OF HEARTS DRAWING EVERY THURSDAY, STARTING OCTOBER 11
5PM DOORS OPEN, 6:30PM TICKETS SALES END, 7PM DRAWING

Queen of Hearts – VFW Post 5923 Camdenton

Drawings will be held each Thursday at 7:00 PM, at the Camdenton VFW Canteen

  • Tickets for the Queen of Hearts Raffle can be purchased for $1.00 each by anyone over the age of 18.
  • The Queen of Hearts board is on display at the VFW Post Canteen.
  • Cards are in envelopes, which are numbered 1 through 54 and displayed consecutively.
  • Tickets for each drawing will be sold up until, one half hour prior to the scheduled drawing. All such tickets will be added to the drum and are eligible for that scheduled drawing.
  • Tickets for the next drawing, will be available for purchase immediately following the drawing and up until one half hour before the next scheduled drawing.
  • The ticket number will be announced and the ticket holder will come forward, choose an envelope from the board and reveal the card inside the envelope.
  • If the ticket holder is not in attendance and has not written an available envelope number on their ticket, someone in attendance will be asked to choose a card for them.
  • The prize for the card chosen during the drawing will be awarded, as set-out in the “Payout” section.
  • The Jackpot will include all of the money for tickets sold through the Sunday of the week of the drawing.
  • Money collected from ticket sales on the Monday prior to a drawing through one half hour prior to the drawing, will be added to the next week’s Jackpot.

VFW Post 5923 invites and encourages everyone who participates to attend the Queen of Hearts drawings!

Queen of Heart Game Play

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  • Tickets for the Queen of Hearts Raffle can be purchased for $1.00 each by anyone over the age of 18, with the exception of members of the “VFW Post 5923 Queen of Hearts Committee”.
  • The Queen of Hearts board is on display at the VFW Post Canteen.
  • The Board is set with 54 cards; a standard deck of cards, plus the 2 Jokers.
  • Cards are in envelopes, which are numbered 1 through 54 and displayed consecutively.
  • The Board in encased in glass and locked and will only be unlocked during drawing night, at the precise time that the ticket holder is ready to pick their card.
  • Tickets for each drawing will be sold up until, one half hour prior to the scheduled drawing. All such tickets will be added to the drum and are eligible for that scheduled drawing.
  • All tickets remaining in the drum after the scheduled drawing has been completed, will be removed and destroyed.
  • Tickets for the next drawing, will be available for purchase immediately following the drawing and up until one half hour before the next scheduled drawing.
  • Drawings will be held each Thursday at 7:00 PM, at the Camdenton VFW Canteen
  • At 7:00, anyone in attendance may be chosen to draw a ticket from the drum.
  • The ticket will be examined to insure that is a ticket number that was sold for that week’s drawing and that it has been filled out correctly.
  • The ticket number will be announced and the ticket holder will come forward, choose an envelope from the board and reveal the card inside the envelope.
  • If the ticket holder is not in attendance and has written an available envelope number on their ticket, someone in attendance will be asked to remove that envelope from the board and reveal the card inside.
  • If the ticket holder is not in attendance and has not written an available envelope number on their ticket, someone in attendance will be asked to choose a card for them.
  • The prize for the card chosen during the drawing will be awarded, as set-out in the “Payout” section.
  • The Jackpot will include all of the money for tickets sold through the Sunday of the week of the drawing.
  • Money collected from ticket sales on the Monday prior to a drawing through one half hour prior to the drawing, will be added to the next week’s Jackpot.

Queen of Heart Rules

  • You must be at least 18 years old to play.
  • Only one name per ticket.
  • Tickets must be filled out with the purchasers first and last name as they appear on their Driver’s License or State ID, a valid phone number and, if you wish, the number of the envelope you would like to have chosen for you, if you are not in attendance when your ticket is pulled.
  • If a ticket is drawn, which has not been filled out correctly, it will be considered invalid and will be discarded; at which time another ticket will be drawn.
  • Tickets must be filled out by hand or stamp only. No stickers, labels or anything that in any way alters the ticket are allowed.
  • Any ticket that has been altered or filled out incorrectly will be discarded if it is drawn from the drum on the night of the drawing.
  • Drawings will be held at 7:00 PM each Thursday, with the exception of Thursdays on which a Holiday may fall.
  • The VFW reserves the right to reschedule a drawing due to inclement weather, dangerous road conditions or any other unforeseen reason. If a drawing is rescheduled, the new date and time of the drawing will be posted on the Camdenton VFW Website and Facebook Pages, as well as being available at the VFW Canteen.

Queen of Hearts Payouts

If the winner is present when the Queen of Hearts is drawn, the following breakdown of the Entire Jackpot occurs:

  • 60% goes to the winner
  • 15% will go into the next game’s beginning Jackpot
  • 25% will go to VFW Post 5923

If the winner is not present when the Queen of Hearts is drawn, the following breakdown of the Entire Jackpot occurs:

  • 50% goes to the winner
  • 20% will go into the next game’s beginning Jackpot
  • 30% will go to VFW Post 5923

If the Queen of Heart’s is drawn, the winner has one week to present their ticket and claim their Jackpot.  Winnings over a certain amount, as prescribed by law, are taxable.  The winner must complete all necessary paperwork within 10 days in order to claim their winnings, unless other arrangements are made, in writing, directly with the Queen of Hearts Committee.  The winner will be paid no later than two weeks after the drawing unless other arrangements are made, in writing, directly with the Queen of Hearts committee.

If within 30 days; the Winner fails to supply proper identification, complete necessary paperwork or in any other way declines to cooperate within the rules of the game or any state or local laws; they will forfeit their Jackpot and the Jackpot will be distributed as follows:

  • 65% to VFW Post 5923
  • 35% will be added to the pot of the current game

Other Prizes

  • Joker – The ticket holder will be awarded $75.00 if they are in attendance and $50.00 if they are not in attendance.
  • Any Queen, other than the Queen of Hearts – The ticket holder will be awarded $50.00 if they are in attendance and $25.00 if they are not in attendance.
  • Any other Face Card – The ticket holder will be awarded $25.00 if they are in attendance and $15.00 if they are not in attendance.
  • Any Ace – the ticket holder will be awarded $15.00 if they are in attendance and $10.00 if they are not in attendance.
  • Any Numbered Card, 2 through 10 – the ticket holder will be awarded $10.00 if they are in attendance and $5.00 if they are not in attendance.

VFW Post 5923 invites and encourages everyone who participates to attend the Queen of Hearts drawings!

 ~ All attendees of the weekly drawing are considered welcomed guests of the VFW and are asked and expected to conduct themselves in a manner conducive to the Honor of the VFW ~

Anyone who is not following these guidelines will be asked to leave the property and may be asked not to return.

 VFW Post 5923 reserves the right to adjust game play in any way necessary, due to circumstances or reasons that may not be apparent at this time.  Adjustments to game play, which in any way alter payout amounts to participants may not be made until the beginning of a new game, unless the alteration creates a benefit to the players.