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DATE: Thursday, November 7, 2013
CONTACT: Sally Lunsford 785-296-5708
Holiday Millionaire RaffleTickets Half Gone!
Kansas Lottery players still have time to purchase Holiday Millionaire Raffle
tickets, but they're going fast! Sales in the Kansas
Lottery's raffle game have now passed the halfway mark. Only
175,000 tickets will be sold and when they're gone, they're gone!
As of 8 a.m. this morning, fewer than 86,626 tickets remain
in the Kansas-only raffle.
The big Holiday Millionaire Raffle grand prize drawing on
December 31 will give players their best chance of any game, at 1
in 175,000, of winning $1 million. Twenty-five $5,000 prizes, 25
$1,000 prizes, and 2,500 $100 prizes will also be
Before that happens, the fifth and final Early Bird Raffle
drawing will be held November 10 to award two $10,000 prizes.
In addition, thousands of players are winning $50 cash prizes when
they purchase their raffle tickets. So far, more than 2,500
players have received $50 instant win coupons and thousands more
will be awarded before the end of the game.
Sales for this year's raffle started October 1. As in past
years, tickets sell for $20 each. Sales end at 2 a.m. December 31,
or when all tickets are sold, whichever comes first.
The Kansas Lottery is optimistic that this year's game will sell
out, as raffles have in the past four years.
Holiday Millionaire Raffle tickets are available at all
Kansas Lottery retail locations. The minimum age to purchase a
lottery ticket is 18. As with any lottery game, the Kansas
Lottery reminds players to play responsibly, sign their tickets and
keep them in a safe place until the drawing. Players must retain their
original Holiday Millionaire Raffle tickets to claim a