Traveloto is one of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colchester’s pinnacle fundraisers, giving out tens of thousands of dollars in trips and cash prizes each year while raising funds to support child and youth mentoring programs in your community. Traveloto offers ticket buyers a chance to WIN BIG all year through monthly draws, making this the perfect holiday gift! Destinations include Las Vegas, Dublin, Nashville, and more. Don’t miss out on your chance to win a trip of a lifetime. Not sure about traveling? No problem! Winners always have a cash option for all prizes.

Dates & Information:

  • Just $25/ticket. One ticket enters you into every monthly draw starting beginning on January 21 for a chance to win BIG. Each monthly draw takes place on the third Monday of every month.
  • Add Tag #1 for just $5. Enters you for a chance to win a one week all-inclusive trip for two to Cuba or the Dominican Republic… or $2000 cash! Tag draw on January 21.
  • Add Tag #2 for just $5. Enters you for a chance to win return airfare for two anywhere WestJet flies + $1000 cash! Tag draw on January 21.
  • Purchase both tags and be entered in a Bonus Draw for $1000! Bonus draw takes place on January 21.
  • Three Early Bird Prizes for $1000 each were drawn on December 14th.
    The Winners are:
    Joan Clark
    Paul and Wendy Stewart 
    Ken Merritt

Destinations & Prizes:

The purchase of one traveloto ticket enters you into each of the 12 monthly draws starting on January 21. Winners can choose the destination below, plus $500 for accommodations, or the cash option. The ‘Winners Choice’ prize includes airfare for two anywhere Westjet flies (to a maximum of $2,000 including taxes and fees).

  • January: Winners Choice
  • February: Tampa, Florida
  • March: Winner’s Choice
  • April: Dublin, Ireland
  • May: Winner’s Choice
  • June: Nashville, Tennessee
  • July: Winner’s Choice
  • August: Boston, Massachusetts
  • September: Winner’s Choice
  • October: Las Vegas, Nevada
  • November: Winner’s Choice
  • December: $1,500 Cash

How to Play

We accept cash, visa, mastercard, or debit at all locations. Visit or Call us at 902-895-4562 Monday to Friday between 8:30 – 4:30 to purchase your ticket(s), Email us or visit one of our Traveloto locations.

Where to Play

Tickets on sale now at: 

  • Macquarries Pharmasave Esplanade, Truro
  • Macquarries Pharmasave Bible Hill
  • Macquarries Pharmasave, Brookfield
  • Lotto booth in Truro Mall


  • Destination Trips are for airfare only- return airfare for two people. All destination trips must be booked with SellOffVacations.com in Truro. $500 for accommodations is provided for all destination trips upon showing proof of accommodation booking to BBBS. Fares are economy class and may require stop-overs. Trip cancellation and travel insurance is the responsibility of the winner.
  • Tickets are non-transferable. The name on the ticket is the person who must travel (plus 1 other person of their choice).
  • Destinations/fares are non-changeable and non-refundable.
  • Travel depends on seat availability and is subject to Black Out dates.
  • The winner has 30 days from the draw date to chose between the trip or cash.
  • Trips must be booked 21 days in advance and must be completed within 3 months of the draw date.
  • Participants must be of legal age (19+) and residents of Nova Scotia.
  • A cash payment of $1,500 may be selected in lieu of all destination and local trips. There will be no accommodation reimbursement for cash payouts
  • Ticket holders agree to allow their name and photo to be published and/or used in media promotions.
  • On “winner’s choice” draws, the winner will be able to select a return destination for two that costs $2,000 or less including taxes and applicable fees, arranged through SellOffVacations.com. This prize offers airfare only and destination packages are not permitted. Winners can chose the cash option of $1,500 if they wish.
  • Winning ticket will be returned to the drum after each draw and is eligible to be selected again.
  • All draws will take place at the new Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Colchester Office at 309 NS-311, North River, NS B6L 6G9.
  • If the winner cannot be located using the information collected by Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Colchester within 90 days after the draw date, the prize will be re-drawn following the same process.
  • A minimum of 1,500 tickets must be purchased or the draws may be extended or cancelled. If there is a cancellation, a full refund will be returned to the ticket purchaser.
  • Prizes must be accepted as awarded. Some restrictions apply. Contest is not open to Staff or Directors of Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Colchester. Big Brothers Big Sisters cannot be held responsible for forces of nature that may disrupt the winner’s travel arrangements.