MIDDLETOWN, Pa., March 21, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Lottery retailers in Blair, Carbon, Franklin and Venango counties sold the four $1 million top-prize winning tickets for the St. Patrick's Day Millionaire Raffle drawing on March 19. Second-tier winning tickets worth $100,000 were sold in Dauphin, Luzerne, Montgomery and Northumberland counties.
The game awarded a total of $5,089,200 to thousands of winners across the state.
The four $1 million top-prize raffle ticket numbers selected were: 00064525, 00121846, 00187015, and 00291226.
The selling locations, listed in no particular order, will each receive a $5,000 selling bonus:
- Sheetz, 8711 Woodbury Pike, East Freedom, Blair County;
- Tresckow Super Food, 6 S. Walnut St., Tresckow, Carbon County;
- Bill's Kwik Chek Market, 816 Lincoln Way West, Chambersburg, Franklin County; and
- Giant Eagle, 200 Sugarcreek Town Center, Franklin, Venango County.
The four $100,000 second-tier prize raffle ticket numbers selected were: 00023678, 0058112, 00115824, and 00165025.
The selling locations, listed in no particular order, will each receive a $500 bonus:
- 7-Eleven, 4811 Derry St., Harrisburg, Dauphin County; and
- Valley Mart, 240 S. River St., Plains, Luzerne County;
- Wawa, 535 Horsham Road, Horsham, Montgomery County.
- Turbotville Great Valu, 4680 State Route 54, Turbotville, Northumberland County;
A total of 6,000 winning numbers were randomly selected from a range of 309,639 tickets that were sold between January 11 and 8 p.m. on March 19. The Millionaire Raffle also awarded 100 prizes of $1,000 and 5,892 prizes of $100.
Winners cannot be identified until the prizes are claimed and the tickets are validated. Millionaire Raffle winners have one year from the drawing date to claim prizes.
Each $1 million top prize must be claimed by presenting a winning ticket at Pennsylvania Lottery headquarters in Middletown, Dauphin County, or at any of the Lottery's seven area offices. Claims may be filed Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lottery headquarters and from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at area offices.
Claims for the four $100,000 prizes can be filed at any of the Lottery's seven area offices or at a Pennsylvania Lottery retailer. Millionaire Raffle tickets worth $1,000 and $100 can be claimed at Lottery retailers.
A complete list of all 6,000 winning raffle ticket numbers is available at Lottery retail locations and at www.palottery.com. Winning raffle ticket numbers are listed on the website by prize category. In addition, every Lottery retailer has a ticket checker allowing players to scan their own tickets to learn if they have won a prize. Players should check every ticket, every time.
As a bonus, VIP Players Club members can enter all 2016 St. Patrick's Day Millionaire Raffle tickets (winning or non-winning) into the Lots O' Cash Second-Chance Drawing. The entry deadline is 11:59:59 p.m. on March 24, 2016. Find prize details, rules and enter online only at palottery.com or via the official mobile app.
Millionaire Raffle was launched in 2005.
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 more than $25.8 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 players to check every ticket, every time. Players must be 18 or older. Please play responsibly. For help with a gambling problem, call 1-800-848-1880.
MEDIA CONTACT: Lottery Public Relations, 717-702-8008
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