"We have five holiday games for sale that will make entering this promotion a lot of fun," said Jennifer Kempker, promotions manager for the Missouri Lottery. "The holiday season would be a great time to win one of the 183 prizes the Lottery will be awarding."
To enter any of the promotion’s three drawings, players can either mail $10 worth of Scratchers tickets from the five eligible holiday games to the Lottery or they can enter numbers from those tickets on the Lottery’s Web site. Scratchers games eligible for the promotion are: game 433, "Ho Ho Holiday," a $1 game; game 434, "Holiday Bucks," a $2 game; game 435, "Holiday Bingo," a $3 game; game 436, "Merry Money," a $5 game; and game 437, "$300,000 Season’s Greetings, " a $10 game.
Prizes in the promotion include: three grand prizes (one per drawing) of a 2002 Ford Explorer and $500 cash; 12 first prizes (four per drawing) of the winner’s choice of either a $5,000 travel certificate or $5,000 worth of furniture; 18 second-prizes (six per drawing) of the winner’s choice of a $1,000 shopping spree and a $1,000 travel certificate or a 61-inch television or a computer system; and 150 third prizes (50 per drawing) of $500 cash.
Entries can be entered through the Lottery’s Web site at www.molottery.com or mailed to: Big Sleigh Giveaway, Missouri Lottery, P.O. Box 104711, Jefferson City, Mo., 65110-4711. Players can also drop off entries at any Missouri Lottery office. The three drawing dates are Nov. 22, Dec. 13 and Jan. 10, 2003.