CLEVELAND – Ready for a stocking stuffer that offers the Ohio Lottery’s best odds of winning a $1-million prize? The holiday treat comes in the form of the New Year’s Raffle, which goes on sale at more than 9,100 retailers statewide on Sunday, Nov. 13. There’s a limited, 500,000 ticket print. Cost is $20 per ticket.
Last year’s game was a sellout. Sales for this year’s New Year’s Raffle are scheduled to end by 11:59 p.m. on Jan. 1, 2012 or while supplies last. The drawing is scheduled for Jan. 2, 2012.
On draw day, look for winning results around 8:30 p.m. on your local Ohio Lottery carrier station. Complete drawing results will be available on the Ohio Lottery website beginning at approximately 8:30 p.m.
*Retailers selling a $1-million ticket will receive a $5,000 agent sales bonus.
Collecting your prize
Winning prizes can be cashed starting at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 2. Prizes of $1-million and $10,000 can be claimed at any regional office or at the Ohio Lottery’s Cleveland headquarters beginning Tuesday, Jan. 3. For claiming and cashing details, please visit: http://www.ohiolottery.com/Claiming/
Next Est. Jackpot: $12 Million
Cash Option Value: $8.9 Million
Next Jackpot: $40 Million
Cash Option Value: $25.1 Million
Next Jackpot: $120,000
Next Jackpot: $35.9 Million
Cash Option Value: $18 Million