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Chase the Ace 2024

By March 1, 2024News

The McAdam Heart and Home Corporation, Royal Canadian Legion McAdam Branch #7, Wauklehegan Manor, McAdam Elementary School, and the McAdam Recreation Committee

are happy to announce they will be starting a new

Chase the Ace of Hearts to improve our Community

beginning 8 March 2024


Jackpot for 8 March is Estimated to be $5,000.00.

Tickets will be available for purchase in three ways:

  • for sale in-person through the week during business hours at the Gun Dealer, J.H. Cook & Sons, and The McAdam Home & Building Centre. Ticket sales at these store locations will conclude at 12pm each Friday before that Friday’s draw;
  • For sale in-person at the Legion each Friday from 3 pm to 7 pm; and,
  • for sale by E-Transfer ( from 8pm Friday evening (after the draw) to 8pm Thursday evening the week before that Friday’s draw. Please ensure you add your e-mail address, name, and phone number with your e-transfer.

The ticket draw will take place in the McAdam Legion at 7:15 pm.

Funds earned from the lottery will be used by:

  • H&H to construct, in McAdam, a modern, purpose-built, single-story living facility consisting of 10 individualized apartments.
  • The McAdam Legion to modernize their kitchen facilities so they may better serve the community.
  • The Wauklehegan Manor to construct a sunroom for their residents.
  • The McAdam Recreation Council to build a roof over the Village skating rink.
  • The McAdam Elementary School to construct a new playground for the school and the community.

Our province of New Brunswick lottery license is no. 1731237 131 001 and is valid for one year from 2024-03-08 to 2025-03-07.

Chase the Ace Contest Rules

Note: The winning ticket holder does not need to be present at the time of the draw to win.

  • The cost of tickets: 1 for $5.00, 3 for $10.00 and 7 for $20.00.
  • Random ticket draw takes place at 7:15 pm – winner gets 10% of ticket sales from that event.
  • The winner of the evening draw will then select a sealed envelope containing a card, either in person or by phone, from the envelopes remaining on the board. If, after 15 minutes, the winner cannot be reached, a member of the sponsoring groups will be selected to act as the winner’s representative and that person will select a card on the winner’s behalf.
  • If the Draw winner selects the envelope containing the Ace of Hearts, they will also win the jackpot (including 40% of the week’s event’s ticket sales).
  • If the Ace of Hearts isn’t selected, 40% of the event’s ticket sales goes into the prize pot for next week’s draw.
  • The prize pot grows larger every week.
  • The contest continues with the same deck of cards until the Ace of Hearts is selected.
  • Once the Ace of Hearts is drawn – a new contest begins.
  • Each week the number of cards in the remaining deck decreases by one – the card selected.
  • There is no limit on the number of tickets that can be purchased for a draw.
  • Tickets may only be purchased by those physically in the Province of New Brunswick.
  • The winner will be given their winnings in the form of a cheque.


Thank-you for supporting the growth and improvement of our Community and it’s member’s!