Thursday, December 4, 2008

KBAQ, KJZZ raffles smart car to benefit friends of public radio

Supporting Public Radio Makes You Smart
First Press Weekend of Wine raffling Smart Car with proceeds benefiting Friends of Public Radio

WHO: Valley residents interested in winning a Smart Car and supporting Friends of Public Radio (Central Arizona’s public radio stations, KBAQ, KJZZ and Sun Sounds).

WHAT: Tickets are now on sale for the Passion Coupe Smart Car raffle that is part of the seventh annual Weekend of Wine hosted by Friends of Public Radio (KBAQ, KJZZ and Sun Sounds of Arizona).
Tickets can be purchased for $100 each, two tickets for $175 or three tickets for $250, where every ticket after the first three is only $65, and can be purchased by visiting No more than 750 raffle tickets will be sold and the winner will be announced on Sunday, December 14, 2008.

The Smart Car will also be on display at both Weekend of Wine events, including the First Press Grand Tasting at the Hotel Valley Ho on Friday, November 7 and the First Press Wine Auction taking place at the Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa on Saturday, November 8.
For more information on the Passion Coupe Smart Car Raffle, the First Press Weekend of Wine or to purchase tickets visit

WHERE: First Press Grand Tasting: Hotel Valley Ho
6850 E. Main St.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

First Press Wine Auction: Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa
2400 E. Missouri Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85016

WHEN: Sunday, December 14, 2008

TICKETS: One ticket: $100
Two tickets: $175
Three tickets: $250
Every ticket after the first three is $65

VISUALS: Passion Coupe Smart Car also available for appearances.