MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Six new Pennsylvania Lottery holiday instant games go on sale Tuesday, Oct. 29: Merry Millionaire, Sleigh Ride, Holiday Gifts, Merry Multiplier, Cashing Thru the Snow and Snow Days.
Again this year, VIP Players Club members have a second chance to win with any of these six holiday instant games in the $100,000 Jolly Jackpot Second-Chance Drawings.
"Instant games make a great gift idea for anyone over the age 18," said Lottery Director Todd Rucci. "Our players always look forward to their arrival because it's a sure sign that the holiday season is drawing near."
Merry Millionaire, a $20 game, offers five top prizes of $1 million and players can win up to 20 times on each ticket. When any of YOUR NUMBERS match any WINNING NUMBER, win the prize shown under the matching number. Reveal a "FLURRIES" (FLRIES) symbol and win the prize shown under it automatically. Reveal a "$$" (WIN250) symbol and win $250 instantly. Reveal a "MERRY" (MERRY) symbol, win all 20 prizes shown.
Sleigh Ride is a $10 game offering players 10 top prizes of $300,000. Players have 15 chances to win on each ticket. When any of YOUR NUMBERS match any WINNING NUMBER, win prize shown under the matching number. When matching numbers are BLUE, win 5 TIMES the prize shown under the matching number. Reveal a "SANTA" (10TIMES) symbol, win 10 TIMES the prize shown under it. Reveal a "SLEIGH" (SLEIGH) symbol, win the prize shown under it automatically.
Holiday Gifts, a $5 game, offers 10 top prizes of $100,000 and players can win up to 15 times on each ticket. Scratch the entire tree play area. Reveal a "GIFT" (GIFT) symbol, and win the prize shown under that symbol. Reveal a "TREE" (WIN25) symbol, win $25 instantly. Reveal a "STOCKING" (STKING) symbol, win all 15 prizes shown.
Merry Multiplier, a $3 game, offers 10 top prizes of $50,000. When any WINNING NUMBER matches any number found in any GAME, apply that GAME's multiplier to the PRIZE shown for that GAME and win that amount. The GAME 5 PRIZE is not multiplied. Each GAME is played separately.
Cashing Thru the Snow, a $2 game, offers 10 top prizes of $25,000 and players can win up to 10 times on each ticket. Reveal a "REINDEER" (RNDEER) symbol, win the PRIZE shown under that symbol. Reveal a "CANDY CANE" (CNDYCNE) symbol, win all 10 prizes shown.
Snow Days is a $1 game featuring 30 top prizes of $5,000. Match three like symbols across the same GAME, win the PRIZE shown to the right of that GAME. Reveal a "SNOWMAN" (SNWMN) symbol in any GAME and win $10 automatically.
VIP Players Club members can enter non-winning holiday instant tickets into the $100,000 Jolly Jackpot Second-Chance Drawings.
The Early Bird Drawing will offer 10 prizes of $10,000, and entries will carry over to the Grand Prize drawing. The Early Bird entry deadline is Dec. 2 and winners will be announced Dec. 7. The Grand Prize drawing will offer one prize of $100,000. The entry deadline is Jan. 2, with winners announced on Jan. 8, 2014.
Visit www.palottery.com for entry, prizes, rules and drawing information. Online entry only; mailed entries are not accepted. Prizes, including top prizes, are subject to availability at the time of purchase.
About the Pennsylvania Lottery: The Pennsylvania Lottery remains the only state lottery that designates all its proceeds to programs that benefit older residents. Since its inception in 1971, the Pennsylvania Lottery has contributed nearly $23.7 billion to programs that include property tax and rent rebates; free transit and reduced-fare shared rides; the low-cost prescription drug programs PACE and PACENET; long-term living services; and the 52 Area Agencies on Aging, including full- and part-time senior centers throughout the state.
The Pennsylvania Lottery reminds its players to play responsibly. Players must be 18 or older.
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