FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MONDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2017
CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS
FOUR NEW SCRATCH-OFF GAMES FROM THE FLORIDA LOTTERY
MAKE THE PERFECT GIFTS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON
TALLAHASSEE - Today, the Florida Lottery launched a new family of holiday-themed Scratch-Off games. The four new games, $2,000,000 HOLIDAY CASH, $500,000 HOLIDAY CASH, $50,000 HOLIDAY CASH and $10,000 HOLIDAY CASH, offer more than $139 million in cash prizes and feature more than 14.5 million winning tickets!
The HOLIDAY CASH family of Scratch-Off games make great stocking stuffers, or can be the perfect gift all on their own when you 'wrap' them in our special holiday envelope! All Lottery retailers are expected to have these new tickets in stock and available for purchase within 72 hours.
The $10 game, $2,000,000 HOLIDAY CASH, gives players the chance to win more than $52 million in prizes, including two top prizes of $2 million! The game's overall odds of winning are one-in-3.41.
The $5 game, $500,000 HOLIDAY CASH, offers more than three million winning tickets, with 118 prizes from $10,000 to $500,000! Overall odds of winning are one-in-4.07.
The $2 game, $50,000 HOLIDAY CASH, features more than $26 million in prizes, with overall odds of winning one-in-4.41.
For just $1, $10,000 HOLIDAY CASH features 36 top prizes of $10,000, with the overall odds of winning one-in-4.88.Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery's portfolio of games, comprising approximately 68 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $784 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2016-17.
ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY
The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $32 billion to education and sending more than 775,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 98 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Florida retailers and contributions to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $56.3 billion in prizes and made more than 1,900 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.
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