FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2016
CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS
FLORIDA LOTTERY PLAYERS CAN REEL IN A DEAL WITH GROUPER®
TALLAHASSEE - Beginning today and for a limited time only, the Florida Lottery is bringing back the GROUPER® promotion offering players six chances to win for $5! GROUPER players receive a $1 PICK 3™ , $1 PICK 4™ , $1 FLORIDA LOTTO®, $2 FANTASY 5® with EZmatch™ ticket, plus one free $1 LUCKY MONEY™ ticket.
"The GROUPER promotion is always a favorite among Lottery players because it offers a variety of games with great overall odds of winning," said Florida Lottery Secretary Tom Delacenserie. "GROUPER offers a $6 value for only $5, giving players the chance to win five different Lottery drawings - plus the opportunity to win instantly with EZmatch."
GROUPER season is limited, available now through Sunday, December 4, 2016, at more than 13,000 Florida Lottery retailers statewide. Players can simply ask the retailer for GROUPER and the terminal will print five individual Quick Pick tickets for the next available draw date. Players who win an instant prize with EZmatch can cash their prize instantly and will receive a continuation ticket for the evening FANTASY 5 drawing.
PICK 3 and PICK 4 drawings are held twice daily, seven days a week, at 1:30 p.m. and 7:57 p.m., ET, FANTASY 5 drawings are held seven days a week, at 11:15 p.m., ET, FLORIDA LOTTO drawings are held Wednesday and Saturday nights at 10:59 p.m., ET, and LUCKY MONEY drawings are held Tuesday and Friday nights at 11:15 p.m., ET. Florida Lottery drawings are broadcast on 17 carrier stations throughout the state and are available for viewing on the Florida Lottery website. Winning numbers are available on the Lottery website, at retailers statewide and by phone at (850) 921-PLAY.
ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY
The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $30 billion to education and sending more than 750,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 97 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Florida retailers and transfers to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $52.4 billion in prizes and made more than 1,900 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.
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