​​Grande Voiture du Texas

La Societe des Quarante Hommes et Huit Chevaux

The Society of Forty Men and Eight Horses

G R A N D E   V O I T U R E   D U   T E X A S

​                                                                                        2019 Grande Voiture du Texas Fundraising Raffle
                                                                                              Official Rules of Entry

The Grande Voiture du Texas Vehicle Raffle is open only to legal U.S. residents 18 years or older, however, the recipient of any handgun must be 21 years of age or older.  See Firearms Restrictions below. 

  • A maximum of 1,000 raffle entries will be sold.
  • Official Grande Voiture du Texas Raffle entries must be legibly completed with your name, address and/or telephone number in order to enter the drawing. 
  • Only official entries are eligible for the drawing. No facsimiles are permitted.
  • Completed entries may be purchased from members of the Grande Voiture du Texas person to person or during a Grande Voiture du Texas raffle event.  Cut-off date for ticket sales is 6:00 pm Saturday, June 15, 2019.  All tickets must be received by the Grand Directeur Ways and Means NLT 12:00 pm, Saturday, June 1, 2019.
  • Winner will be determined in a random drawing to be held at the Grand du Texas Grande Promenade to be held in June 2019.  Specific time TBA.   Drawing may be held at an earlier date TBD by the Grand Chef de Gare once all tickets are sold.  Winners will be notified NLT June 30, 2019 or within 15 days of the date of the drawing. 

Prize Winners:

  • Winner must present valid government issued identification and provide the Grande Voiture du Texas their social security number for reporting of winnings to the IRS prior to taking possession of the prize.  The Grande Voiture du Texas reserves the right to determine sufficiency of identification. 
  • Winner has 30 days from date of notification to claim their prize. 
  • If a winner or winners cannot make a valid claim or does not make claim of the respective prizes within 30 days of date of notification, the prizes will be forfeited back to the Grande Voiture du Texas.
  • Entry in the raffle constitutes permission to Grande Voiture du Texas to use winner’s names and likeness for publicity purposes.  This raffle is administered by and is for the benefit of Grande Voiture du Texas, A 501(c) 19 organization. All decisions concerning the raffle will be made by Grande Voiture du Texas are final.  All prizes will be awarded. Prizes may not be redeemed for cash.
  • Firearms are pre-owned and not new.  Firearms are reported to be in excellent condition per person donating firearms to the Grande Voiture du Texas.  The retail value for the prizes has been determined by the supplier and has not been independently appraised by Grande Voiture du Texas. 
  • Void where prohibited by law.


All firearms must be transferred through a FFL Holder. This means that we CANNOT ship firearms directly to you. Winner can use any local FFL Holder in your area that is willing to accept and handle the transfer.  In order to complete the transaction, and deliver the firearm to the customer, all federal, state, and local regulations and procedures must be followed by the FFL Holder in possession of the firearm.   The National Instant Check System (NICS) is allowed 3 business days to complete their background investigation for firearms purchases. At times the customer may not be able to take possession of the firearm the same day that the paperwork is completed. Please note that most background checks return instantly and the customer will be able to pick up their purchase as soon as the investigation is completed and the transfer approved.  Shipping restricted to within the continental United States only.  Need NOT be present to win!

             Rifle or Shotgun:  Winner must be 18 years of age or older and meet all requirements stated above.  Pistol:  Winner must be 21 years of age or older and meet all requirements stated above.

                                                                                     Winner is responsible for all transfer fees, shipping fees and any taxes that may be applied

                                                           OFFICIAL POINTS OF CONTACT for Grande Voiture du Texas are:  John Rodgers / 512-713-9178 or David Knutson / 512-736-2377