Georgia is doing the same thing and the details are listed below
4 tickets will win $1 million each!
5 tickets will win $100,000 each!
500 tickets will win $1,000 each!
Odds of winning $1 million are 1 in 125,000
What is the Millionaire Raffle?
Millionaire Raffle is a new and exciting, limited-time game from the Georgia Lottery that creates four new Georgia millionaires in time for the New Year! With the best odds ever of winning $1 million from the Georgia Lottery, 1 in 125,000, Georgia Millionaire Raffle tickets are expected to be a hot ticket this holiday season. A computerized drawing on New Year's Eve will randomly select four winners of $1 million each (cash prize), five winners of $100,000 each, and 500 winners of $1,000 each from the limited group of 500,000 raffle tickets to be sold.
How do you play Millionaire Raffle?
Tickets for Georgia's Millionaire Raffle can be purchased beginning on November 19, 2006 at 5:00am at any Georgia Lottery retailer throughout the state of Georgia. A total of 500,000 raffle tickets will be printed and sold in numeric order until they are sold out. There are no playslips for Millionaire Raffle.
How many winners are there in the New Years Eve drawing?
There will be four winners of $1 million each (cash), five winners of $100,000 each and 500 winners of $1,000 each.
What are the odds of winning a prize in the Millionaire Raffle?
The odds of winning any prize in the Georgia Millionaire Raffle game are 1 in 982. The odds of winning one of the four $1 million prizes are 1 in 125,000. The odds of winning one of the five $100,000 prizes are 1 in 100,000. The odds of winning one of the 500 $1,000 prizes are 1 in 1,000.
When can I buy a Georgia Millionaire Raffle ticket?
Georgia Millionaire Raffle tickets go on sale on November 19, 2006. Tickets will be available until the 500,000 tickets are sold out. Don't miss out!
Can a player pick his/her own number?
No. Tickets will be sold in numeric order through the lottery terminal. There is no playslip or manual number entry involved in this game. Each Georgia Millionaire Raffle ticket will have a unique number - there will not be any repeat or duplicate ticket numbers.
How much does a Georgia Millionaire Raffle ticket cost?
Each Georgia Millionaire Raffle ticket costs $20.
When will the drawing take place?
The Millionaire Raffle will take place on December 31, 2006. Draw results for the $1 million and $100,000 prize levels will be announced during the 6:59pm CASH 3 Evening drawing on December 31, 2006.
In the event that all 500,000 raffle tickets are not sold by December 30, 2006, the GLC may extend sales and the drawing date until all tickets are sold.
How will the winning raffle tickets be selected?
The GLC is very serious about the security and integrity of our games. The winning numbers will be selected by a computerized random number generator. The random number generator software has been certified using widely accepted statistical analysis formulas by Gaming Laboratories International, an outside gaming device and systems testing laboratory. As with all Georgia Lottery drawings, representatives of the Georgia Lottery Corporation's Security Department and an external auditor will be present to conduct and certify the drawing.
Can a Millionaire Raffle ticket be canceled?
No. Millionaire Raffle tickets cannot be canceled.
Georgia Millionaire Raffle tickets make great holiday gifts!