More ? Sign Up

PA iLottery $100,000 Holiday Countdown!

Starts: 12:00am ET on Wednesday, November 28, 2018   

Ends: 11:59pm ET on Monday, December 31, 2018    

Five Weekly Drawings
Five Winners of $10,000
500 Winners of $100
Five Weeks of Winning!

We are dishing out the prizes this holiday season!  Each week we are going to draw one $10,000 Grand Prize Winner* and one hundred $100 winners!  Play every week for a chance to win!

 Structure (5 Weekly Draws):

Entries Open Entries Close Winners Announced By Grand Prize* Secondary Winners
Wednesday, November 28 12:00AM Tuesday, December 4 11:59:59pm Friday, December 7 1 winner of $10,000 100 winners of $100
Wednesday, December 5 12:00AM Tuesday, December 11 11:59:59pm Friday, December 14 1 winner of $10,000 100 winners of $100
Wednesday, December 12 12:00AM Tuesday, December 18 11:59:59pm Friday, December 21 1 winner of $10,000 100 winners of $100
Wednesday, December 19 12:00AM Tuesday, December 25 11:59:59pm Friday, December 28 1 winner of $10,000 100 winners of $100
Wednesday, December 26 12:00AM Tuesday, January 1 11:59:59pm Friday, January 4 1 winner of $10,000 100 winners of $100

 

How to Play:

  • Log in to your PA iLottery account.
  • Each week, go to the My Bonuses page and hit claim on the $100,000 Holiday Countdown Bonus to enter.
  • Qualify by going to the Cashier page and making a minimum deposit of $25 for an entry**.
    • Daily Deposit and Play Through of $25 through $49.99 is one entry.
    • Daily Deposit and Play Through of $50 through $99.99 is three entries.
    • Daily Deposit and Play Through of $100 or more is eight entries.
  • *Taxes and intercepts are required to be taken from the $10K winners before the prize is credited to their account.
  • **Players must also turnover an amount equal to or greater than deposit amount during the day of the deposit to accrue entries on day of deposit.
  • Players must CLAIM the promotion WEEKLY during promotional period to earn entries during the promotional period.  “Claims” are cleared out every week and start fresh each week.  Nothing carries over.
  • Players can win once only once per week but can be eligible each week.
  • Terms and Conditions (see below)

 

Pennsylvania Lottery’s

$100,000 Holiday Countdown

Promotional Rules

November 28, 2018

            1.  Promotion: The Pennsylvania Lottery (hereinafter, “the Lottery”) will conduct a $100,000 Holiday Countdown (hereafter, “Promotion”), in which players who are offered the Promotion, claim the Promotion during the various entry periods as described in section 2 herein and complete the deposit and play through requirements related to the Promotion, can receive entries into a series of prize drawings.

                        (a)  Qualifying Games: All iLottery games shall be eligible for the Promotion, including games introduced after the beginning of the entry periods as described in section 2 herein.

                        (b)  Participation and Entry:

                                    (1)  To enter the Promotion, players must enable the Promotion.  To enable the Promotion, a player must ‘Opt-In’ by pressing the ‘Claim’ button on the iLottery website, available at https://www.pailottery.com/promotions/my-bonuses/, or the Lottery’s official mobile application during the promotional period.  To be eligible for a prize in any drawing, as described in section 2, a player must enable the Promotion during the drawing’s entry period.

                                    (2)  Entries enabled after the beginning of the promotional period, but before the end of the promotional period, shall be applied to the player’s account as further detailed in section 2.  

                                    (3) Players must enable the Promotion for each entry period during the respective entry period.

            2.  Promotion Description and Requirements:

                        (a)  The Promotion is designed to provide a reward to players, as selected by the Lottery, who deposit at least $25 in their iLottery accounts during the promotional period and meet the wagering and play through requirements as set forth herein.

                        (b)  The Lottery will conduct 5 drawings associated with the Promotion, each with a different entry period.

                        (c)  Entries will be awarded based on the amount of the qualifying deposit made by the player.  A player can earn entries every day during the Promotion by making a qualifying deposit and meeting the play through requirements described herein. Entries made by a player are cumulative for each drawing entry period, but cannot be carried over to another drawing.  Entries shall be awarded as follows:

                                    (i)  Players depositing between $25 and $49.99 and playing through a minimum of $25, in a single day, will be awarded 1 entry.

                                    (ii)  Players depositing between $50 and $99.99 and playing through a minimum of $50, in a single day, will be awarded 3 entries.

                                    (iii)  Players depositing $100 or more and playing through a minimum of $100, in a single day, will be awarded 8 entries.

                        (d)  The entry periods for the Promotion will be posted to the Lottery’s publicly accessible iLottery website.  The entry periods are as follow:

                                    (i)  The entry period for drawing 1 begins after 11:59:59 p.m. on November 28, 2018, and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. on December 4, 2018.

                                    (ii)  The entry period for drawing 2 begins after 11:59:59 p.m. on December 5, 2018, and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. on December 11, 2018.

                                    (iii)  The entry period for drawing 3 begins after 11:59:59 p.m. on December 12, 2018, and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. on December 18, 2018.

                                    (iv)  The entry period for drawing 4 begins after 11:59:59 p.m. on December 19, 2018, and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. on December 25, 2018.

                                    (v)  The entry period for drawing 5 begins after 11:59:59 p.m. on December 26, 2018, and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. on December 31, 2018.

                        (e)  To qualify for an entry in the Promotion, the player must play through a minimum of $25 on the same calendar date on which the qualifying deposit was made, as described above. Players who fail to meet both the deposit requirement and the play through requirement will not receive an entry. By way of further explanation, players should review the following examples:

                                    (i) If the player deposits $30 dollars into their account on December 6, 2018, that player is required to play through at least $25 by 11:59:59 pm on December 6, 2018 to qualify for one (1) entry for the drawing for that entry period.  

                                    (ii) If the player deposits $1000 dollars into their account on December 9, 2018, and that player only plays through $50 of the deposit by 11:59:59 pm on December 9, 2018, that player shall only receive (3) entries for that entry period.

                        (f)  Following qualification for the Promotion, a qualifying player will be automatically entered into a drawing, as determined above, which will be conducted as follows:

                                    (i)  Drawing 1 will be held between December 5, 2018 and December 14, 2018, with winners announced no later than December 14, 2018.

                                    (ii)  Drawing 2 will be held between December 12, 2018 and December 21, 2018, with winners announced no later than December 21, 2018.

                                    (iii)  Drawing 3 will be held between December 19, 2018 and December 28, 2018, with winners announced no later than December 28, 2018.

                                    (iv)  Drawing 4 will be held between December 26, 2018 and January 4, 2019, with winners announced no later than January 4, 2019.

                                    (v)  Drawing 5 will be held between January 1, 2019 and January 11, 2019, with winners announced no later than January 11, 2019.

                        (g)  A player can win only once per drawing, but is eligible to win a prize in each drawing by complying with these rules.

            3.  Determination of Winners and Prizes Available to be Won:

                        (a)  Prize entitlements described below are subject to all restrictions mentioned anywhere else in these rules, or as set forth in the PA iLottery Terms and Conditions and the PA iLottery Bonus Policy.

                        (b)  The prizes for each drawing are as follow:

                                    (i)  The first entry selected in each drawing will be a winning entry and the entrant shall be entitled to a prize of $10,000.  

                                    (ii)  The second through the one hundred and first entries selected in each drawing will be winning entries and the entrants shall each be entitled to a prize of $100.

                        (c)   All money awarded under this Promotion will be awarded as cash and can be withdrawn.  There are no play through requirements with respect to the prize money awarded to any winner.

            4.  Withholding and Offset Requirements:

                        (a)  Any player selected by the Lottery to win a prize of $10,000 shall be subject to tax withholdings and shall be subject to legal offsets as required by law.

                        (b)  The Lottery shall withhold and deduct state and federal taxes for each winner of $10,000 according to law.

                        (c)  The Lottery shall conduct legally mandated offsets as required under 23 Pa.C.S.A. § 4308 (relating to lottery winnings intercepts) and 72 P.S. § 215 (relating to lottery winnings intercepts) for each winner of $10,000.  The player will be notified by the Lottery in the event that any offsets are deducted from the prize.  In the event that the offsets equal or exceed the amount of the prize awarded, less required income tax withheld, the player will receive no prize.

                        (d)  All winners shall be responsible for all other taxes arising from a prize awarded in this Promotion.

PA iLottery, toll-free at 1-833-530-PLAY (7529)
The Pennsylvania Lottery. Benefits Older Pennsylvanians. Every Day.
1200 Fulling Mill Road, Suite One, Middletown, PA 17057
palottery.com 1-800-692-7481

?

iLottery / VIP Club Login

New to PA iLottery? Sign Up

If you or someone you know has a gambling problem and wants help,
Call
1-800 GAMBLER.