TALLAHASSEE, Florida (January 17, 2017) -- Following the success of the newest $20 Scratch-Off game, $5,000,000 GOLD RUSH DOUBLER, the Florida Lottery today introduced the GOLD RUSH DOUBLER family of Scratch-Off games. The four new games range in price from $1 to $10, and feature more than $508 million in cash prizes and more than 43 million winning tickets! All Lottery retailers are expected to have these new tickets in stock and available for purchase within 72 hours.
The $10 game, $2,000,000 GOLD RUSH DOUBLER, offers more than $206.5 million in prizes and more than 8.2 million winning tickets. The game’s overall odds of winning are one-in-3.41.
The $5 game, $500,000 GOLD RUSH DOUBLER, offers more than $182.8 million in prizes, including 44 top prizes of $500,000. The game’s overall odds of winning are one-in-3.98.
The $2 game, $50,000 GOLD RUSH DOUBLER, has more than 12 million winning tickets and over $81.9 million in total cash prizes. The game’s overall odds of winning are one-in-4.69.
The $1 game, $10,000 GOLD RUSH DOUBLER, offers more than $28 million in total cash prizes. The game’s overall odds of winning are one-in-4.88.
Four drawings will be held between February 9 and April 13, 2017, for non-winning GOLD RUSH DOUBLER tickets entered into the Doubly Rich Second Chance Promotion. In each of the four drawings, one player will win $25,000, three players will win $10,000, and 20 players will win $1,000. Players can also earn 25 extra entries per drawing by entering a special social media promo code that will be posted to the Florida Lottery’s official Instagram page during each of the draw periods. For more information about these games and the second chance promotion, visit www.flalottery.com.
Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery's portfolio of games, comprising approximately 65 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $734 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2015-16.
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