FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MONDAY, APRIL 12, 2021
CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS(850) 487-7727
GOLD RUSH SUPREME PROMOTION WINNER BANKS $1.5 MILLION
~ Winners Announced from the Second Gold Rush Supreme Bonus Play Drawing ~
TALLAHASSEE - The Florida Lottery announces the winners from the second of eight drawings in the Gold Rush Supreme Bonus Play Promotion. One top prize winner received a jackpot prize of $1,517,688.63, five second prize winners each received $5,000, 15 third prize winners each received $1,000, and 20 fourth prize winners each received $500.
Betty Wasson, of Fort Pierce, took home the $1,517,688.63 jackpot top prize! For a complete list of winners, click here.
Six drawings remain in the Gold Rush Supreme Bonus Play Promotion, with the winners from the third drawing announced on May 24. Players may continue to enter non-winning GOLD RUSH SUPREME Scratch-Off tickets into the promotion for their chance to win prizes ranging from $500 to $5,000, and a growing jackpot prize starting at $10,000.
The GOLD RUSH SUPREME family of Scratch-Off games, including the $1 to $10 games launched on January 18 and the $30 game BILLION DOLLAR GOLD RUSH SUPREME game launched on February 22, feature more than $1.5 billion in cash prizes and over 63 million winning tickets.
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 $39 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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