THE FLORIDA LOTTERY MAKES HISTORY WITH THE
NEW 500X THE CASH SCRATCH-OFF GAME
~ Largest Scratch-Off Top Prize Ever Offered in Florida! ~
TALLAHASSEE - Today, the Florida Lottery (Lottery) is excited to introduce the new 500X THE CASH Scratch-Off game, featuring a top prize of $25 million - the largest ever offered on a Florida Scratch-Off game! This new $50 ticket features more than $1.5 billion in cash prizes and the best odds to become an instant millionaire! The game's overall odds of winning are 1-in-4.50.
The new 500X THE CASH game joins the X THE CASH family of Scratch-Off games that launched in January, featuring a combined total of more than $2.2 billion in prizes!
Now, through April 11, players can also enter non-winning X THE CASH tickets into the Xtra Bonus Play Promotion for a chance to win $450,000 in cash prizes! In each of the two promotion drawings, two winners will each receive $25,000, 20 winners will each receive $5,000, and 75 winners will each receive $1,000. To learn more, visit www.flalottery.com.
The Florida Lottery is also introducing three additional Scratch-Off games today: DOUBLE YOUR MONEY, BONUS CASH, and WILD DOUGH. These games range in price from $1 to $5 and offer more than $125 million in total cash prizes! These games, and the 500X THE CASH game, are expected to be available at all Lottery retailers within 48 hours.
Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery's portfolio of games, comprising approximately 75 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $1.3 billion for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2020-21.
ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY
The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $41 billion to enhance education and sending more than 917,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 99 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Lottery retailers, and transfers to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $80.5 billion in prizes and made more than 3,500 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.