Saturday's LOTTO 6/49 SUPER DRAW Offers 14 Guaranteed Prizes of $100,000 each in addition to the $14 Million Jackpot and $1 Million Guaranteed Prize
TORONTO, Feb. 11, 2016 /CNW/ - With the LOTTO 6/49 SUPER DRAW, everything is coming up roses! This Valentine's Day, 14 players across Canada will wake up $100,000 richer! The LOTTO 6/49 draw on Saturday, February 13 will be SUPER-sized, offering 14 Guaranteed Prizes of $100,000 each in addition to the $14 million jackpot and the $1 Million Guaranteed Prize.
Sharing the lottery love is a top priority for many of our LOTTO 6/49 winners:
- "I'm going to take my husband on a cruise to celebrate our 20th anniversary!"
- "We love animals, especially our two dogs. We plan to make a donation to a local charity in our pets' names."
- "I might buy a new snowmobile – with a sidecar for my wife!"
Since LOTTO 6/49 was launched in June 1982, there has been a total of 3,344 LOTTO 6/49 draws with Ontario players having won more than $11 billion in prizes, including 1,318 jackpot wins. There have been 284 Guaranteed $1 Million Prize draws to date. One hundred and twenty-one of the winning tickets have been sold in Ontario. For more information, please visit olg.ca and click on Lotteries.
Players can purchase tickets at authorized OLG retailers or buy online at PlayOLG.ca until 10:30 p.m. Saturday, February 13, 2016 for the draw that evening.
OLG is a provincial agency responsible for gaming facilities, the sale of province-wide lottery games, the PlayOLG Internet gaming website and the delivery of bingo and other electronic gaming products at Charitable Gaming Centres across the province. Since 1975, OLG has provided nearly $42 billion to the Province and the people of Ontario. OLG's annual payments to the province have helped support the operation of hospitals; prevention, treatment and research of problem gambling; amateur sport through the Quest for Gold program; and local and provincial charities. OLG was a Premier Sponsor of the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am / Parapan Am Games.
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