Florida Lottery Debuts Holiday Scratch-Off Games
Christmas has arrived for the Florida Lottery as it debuted its six new holiday-themed scratch-off games on Tuesday. These games include: $1 million SEASON’S GREETINGS, HOLIDAY GIFT, SEASON’S GOLD, HO HO HO LOTTA CASH; and HOLIDAY DELIGHT, and range in price from $1 to $10, featuring more than $100 million in prizes combined.
Another game, the $2 scratch-off game, CHOCOLATE COVERED 7’S, is scheduled to launch on Dec. 3.
For $10, lottery players have the chance to win up to $1 million with the $1 million SEASON’S GREETINGS scratch-off game. The game features more than $30 million in total cash prizes, and has overall odds of winning of 1-in-3.41.
The $5 scratch-off game, HOLIDAY GIFT, offers players the chance to win up to $250,000. With four colorful scenes, this game offers more than 1.4 million winning tickets and the game’s overall odds of winning are 1-in-4.05.
The $2 scratch-off game, SEASON’S GOLD, features more than $12.5 million in cash prizes with eight top prizes of $25,000. The overall odds of winning are 1-in-4.36.
Players can also play the $2 scratch-off game, HO HO HO LOTTA CASH, which features more than 2 million winning tickets, including 12 top prizes of $25,000. The overall odds of winning are 1-in-4.38.
For $1, players have the chance to win up to $5,000 with HOLIDAY DELIGHT. The overall odds of winning are 1-in-4.87.
Scratch-off games are an important part of the Lottery’s portfolio of games, comprising approximately 60 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $575 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2012-13.