New Holiday Instant Games on Sale, Lottery Promotes Responsible Gift Giving and Play

MIDDLETOWN, Pa.Oct. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Lottery's new holiday-themed instant games are now on sale, offering millions of dollars in prizes and extra chances to win through the Secret Santa Second-Chance Drawings.

The new games are: $1,000,000 Snow Bank ($20), Trim the Tree ($10), Frosty Ca$h ($5), Freezin' Greetings ($3), Unwrap the Cash ($2)and Merry Money ($1).

Plus, the Secret Santa Second-Chance Drawings will award a sleigh-full of cash prizes: $10,000; $50,000; and $100,000; plus numerous "Secret Santa" prizes.

Players may enter non-winning 2016 holiday-themed instant games and/or winning and non-winning tickets for most draw games (excluding Millionaire Raffle). Eligible draw game tickets carry an Official Entry Code.

Enter through the online VIP Players Club at or use the Lottery's official mobile app to quickly and easily scan tickets to enter. Submit qualifying tickets by January 5, 2017.

Visit for entry, prizes, rules and drawing information. Mailed entries are not accepted. Prizes, including top prizes, are subject to availability at the time of purchase.

Continuing its promotion of responsible play, the Pennsylvania Lottery has again teamed with other state lotteries and the National Council on Problem Gambling to remind players that lottery games are not suitable for children. Whether buying a ticket for your own enjoyment or to give as a gift, players in Pennsylvania must be 18 or older.

About Us: The Pennsylvania Lottery remains the only state lottery to direct all proceeds to programs that benefit older residents. Since ticket sales began in 1972, it has contributed nearly $27 billion to fund property tax and rent rebates, transportation, care services, prescription assistance, and local services including senior centers and meals.

Players must be 18 or older. Please play responsibly. Call 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) for help with a compulsive gambling problem.Visit for winning numbers, rules, chances of winning, and to join the VIP Players Club for second chances to win. Install our official mobile app, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

MEDIA CONTACT: Lottery Media Relations, 717-702-8008

SOURCE Pennsylvania Lottery




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