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£1000 Giveaway

Our 2023 winners below

£1000 Giveaway will return to UKGE 2024!

UK Games Expo are delighted to announce that we will be giving away £1000 everyday at the show!

Each day we will be placing a series of standees around the halls. All you have to do is take a selfie with these and upload your selfie to your Instagram page! Then get a virtual raffle ticket from your personal account on the UK Games Expo website and head the main stage for the 1.30pm draw.

To be in with a chance to win, please read below -

  • Enter the halls at UK Games Expo 2024
  • Look for the 2m high standees with the £1000 Giveaway slogan.
  • Take a selfie with you and the standee behind you.
  • Upload your picture to Instagram.
  • Use the hashtags #1000giveaway and #ukgamesexpo.
  • Make sure you are following @ukgamesexpo as well.
  • Post onto your Instagram profile.
  • Virtual raffle tickets will be available one per account on your personal account on the UK Games Expo website. Don't have an account, well its easy to create and you can create one before you come the show or at the show via our website or progressive app.
  • Each day, head to the Main Stage in hall 2 and the draw will happen at 1.30pm.
  • Once participants are in place, we will draw a physical raffle ticket. This will correspond with the virtual ticket you have in your portal for that day.
  • Winning raffle ticket holder will come to the main stage to verify their photo and virtual raffle ticket and claim their prize.

Prize Detail

Once the winner has been confirmed, they will be assigned their very own personal shopper. Your personal shopper will hold the UK Games Expo credit card. Simply browse the halls and choose what you would like. Once you have your list, you can take your personal shopper to each trader and they will purchase your items.

If the winner is only at UK Games Expo for one day, they would have to spend the prize amount by 6pm on Friday or Saturday and by 4pm Sunday. This will apply for Sunday's prize winner.

If the prize winner is there more than one day then they can spend the total amount over a number of days.

Virtual Raffle Tickets

We are using virtual raffle tickets on the main stage to ensure the winner will be present to receive their prize. Verification of Instagram selfie and virtual raffle ticket will need to be shown before prize can be awarded.