FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2021
CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS(850) 487-7727Communications@flalottery.com
GO FOR THE GOLD WITH THE NEWEST
$30 SCRATCH-OFF GAME FROM THE FLORIDA LOTTERY
~ New Game Joins the GOLD RUSH SUPREME Family of Scratch-Offs! ~
TALLAHASSEE - Following the success of the GOLD RUSH SUPREME family that launched in January, today, the Florida Lottery is excited to introduce the new BILLION DOLLAR GOLD RUSH SUPREME Scratch-Off game! This new $30 game features four top prizes of $15 million - the largest Scratch-Off top prize offered by the Florida Lottery - and 24 prizes of $1 million. The game's overall odds of winning are one-in-2.60.
Additionally, players can also enter non-winning BILLION DOLLAR GOLD RUSH SUPREME and GOLD RUSH SUPREME tickets into the Gold Rush Supreme Bonus Play Promotion for a chance to win a growing jackpot prize starting at $10,000! Eight drawings will be held between February 24, 2021 and January 5, 2022; in each drawing one player will win a growing jackpot prize starting at $10,000, five players will each win $5,000, 15 players will each win $1,000, and 20 players will each win $500. For more information, visit www.flalottery.com.
The Florida Lottery is also launching three additional Scratch-Off games today that offer more than $96.5 million in total cash prizes! All Lottery retailers are expected to have these new tickets in stock and available for purchase within 72 hours.
Players can turn $5 into $500,000 with PAY ME!. The new Scratch-Off game offers $58 million in total cash prizes and the overall odds are 1-in-3.98.
The $2 game, MONEY MATCH, gives players a chance to find their perfect match with more than $27 million in prizes, including 10 top prizes of $50,000! The game's overall odds are 1-in-4.69.
For just $1, HIT 50! gives players the chance to win up to $5,000 instantly! The game's overall odds are 1-in-4.88.
Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery's portfolio of games, comprising approximately 75 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $1 billion for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2019-20.
Florida Lottery offices are currently open to the public by appointment only for players with prizes valued at $600 or more. Payers can request a claim appointment at Headquarters and district offices through the Lottery's website, at www.flalottery.com/howToClaim. Players can still utilize the secured drop box located at each district office or mail tickets to Florida Lottery Headquarters or a district office.
ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY
The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $38 billion to education and sending more than 880,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 99 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Lottery retailers, and transfers to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $73.2 billion in prizes and made nearly 3,000 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.
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