Abu Dhabi Duty Free Launches Largest-Ever Dollar Millionaire Competition

  • Region’s largest ever cash draw over a period of one month with $1 million dollar grand prize and additional cash prizes

03 Jul 2012 , Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi Duty Free (ADDF) launched on the 1st of July the ‘Sensational Big Ticket Draw’, managed and organised by DFS, the world’s leading luxury travel retailer. The grand prize of $1,000,000 is complemented by fourteen more prizes totalling $200,000.

2012-07-04 Abu Dhabi Duty Free Launches Largest-Ever Dollar Millionaire CompetitionThe ‘Sensational Big Ticket Draw’ is the highest ever valued draw in the region to be held over a one month period; and is a special limited edition to the monthly “Big Ticket Draw” which offers 1,000,000 Dirhams grand prize and 14 others totalling 500,000 Dirhams.

The competition will be running throughout July with the draw to be held in Terminal One on the 5th August.  Tickets are sold at AED 500 to the general public aged 18 and above, with an offer of ‘Buy Two-Get One Free” running throughout the competition. Tickets are available online at www.bigticket.ae, also accessible via the Abu Dhabi International Airport website, and at key ADAC locations including Abu Dhabi International Airport, Al Ain Duty Free, Ghweifat Duty Free, Abu Dhabi City Terminal, and ADNEC Expo Check-in.
Commenting on the competition, Dan Cappell, Senior Vice President Commercial of Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) said, “Abu Dhabi Duty Free is delighted to be collaborating with DFS on this incredible  initiative, as it becomes the region’s highest ever value prize draw over the period of one month.  This gives ADDF a unique point of difference as ticket sales will close after one month sales only, thereby increasing the chances for one our customers to walk away with one million dollars in 31 days time. The special edition of the big ticket draw offers a once in a lifetime opportunity for the residents of the UAE and travellers through the airport.”

A previous special edition of the Big Ticket Draw was also held last year in celebration of Abu Dhabi International Airport’s 30th Anniversary. Prizes included one kilogram of gold, a Porsche Cayenne car along with a one Million Dirham cash prize.

For more information, please visit www.abudhabiairport.ae or www.bigticket.ae