FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS
HOLIDAY SCRATCH-OFF GAMES MAKE GREAT LAST MINUTE GIFTS
~Easy to Give, Magic to Receive ~
TALLAHASSEE – If you are running out of gift ideas for your loved ones, the Florida Lottery is offering a selection of Scratch-Off games that are easy to give and magic to receive. Available at a variety of price points, there is a Scratch-Off game to suit everyone on your list.
For just $1, you can purchase HOLIDAY CASH. The $2 Scratch-Off games HAPPY HOLIDAYS and the wonderfully scented GINGERBREAD DOUGH feature top prizes of $25,000 each. The $5 game HOLIDAY MAGIC offers top prizes of $250,000. Or, play the $10 game $1,000,000 WISHES for the chance to win $1 million!
Lottery retailers will also provide specially-designed holiday gift envelopes for purchases of $5 or more, so customers can buy and “wrap” their Florida Lottery gifts with just one stop. Players must be 18 years or older to purchase Florida Lottery games, available at any of the more than 13,000 Lottery retailers statewide.
The Florida Lottery offers approximately 60 Scratch-Off games at any given time through vending machines or counter displays at more than 13,000 retailers statewide. Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery’s portfolio of games, making up approximately 58 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $495 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2011-12.
ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY
The Florida Lottery reinvests nearly 98 percent of its revenue into the state’s economy through prize payouts, contributions to education, and money paid to Florida retailers. In 2011, playing Florida Lottery games made 79 people millionaires. Since its beginning in 1988, the Florida Lottery has transferred billions of dollars to the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund, investing in Florida’s future leaders through school construction, K-12 classroom support and more than 600,000 Bright Futures scholarships. The games of the Florida Lottery are designed to fuel excitement while funding tomorrow. For more information, visit www.flalottery.com.
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