Classics and Chrome car raffle tickets on sale

Win a sizzling new car or $35,000! Only 999 tickets will be sold, with a special early-bird drawing Dec. 21.

The 2006 Classics and Chrome car raffle is under way. Each ticket offers a one in 999 chance to win your choice of three great rides—a 2006 Dodge Charger-Daytona RT Hemi, Toyota Highlander SUV or Lexus IS 250, or $35,000 cash. Tickets, at $100 a piece, are on sale at Keith School, 1 Jacoby Place, Rockford, and online at Second prize is $1,000, and third prize is $500.

Everyone who buys a ticket before Dec. 21 also will be in the running for the early-bird prize: two RFD/SunShip Airline tickets.

The raffle is part of Keith’s Sixth Annual Classics and Chrome car show, a family event scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, April 22-23. More than 100 spectacular antique, classic and specialty automobiles will be on display at the Indoor Sports Center, 8800 E. Riverside Blvd., Loves Park. Raffle cars are provided by Anderson Dodge, Anderson Toyota-Scion and Lexus of Rockford.

The grand prize-winning ticket—the car or the $35,000—will be drawn at the close of the car show Sunday, April 23, at 3:30 p.m. All proceeds benefit Keith, the region’s college preparatory school. For more information, go to, or contact the school at (815) 399-8823.

From the Nov. 2-8, 2005, issue

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