Pennsylvania Lottery’s Ugly Sweater Second-Chance Drawing Opens Offering a Total Of More Than $1.3 Million In Prizes

October 30, 2023 | Lottery News

This Holiday Season Lottery Raises Awareness of Age-Appropriate Gift Giving

Middletown, PA – The Pennsylvania Lottery’s Ugly Sweater Second-Chance Drawing is now open to players, offering more than $1.3 million in prizes, including money to play the PA Lottery online.

Now through January 4, 2024, the following non-winning holiday-themed Scratch-Off tickets may be entered: [$30] Ho Ho Holiday 100X, [$20] $1 Million Money Tree, [$10] $500,000 Merry-mint, [$5] Santa’s Cash Drop Doubler, [$3] Bah, Humbuck$, [$2] Twinkles and Tangled, and [$1] Jingle Buck. Eligible Scratch-Offs may be entered for chances to win one of two top prizes of $150,000, one of three prizes of $50,000, one of five prizes of $25,000, one of five prizes of $5,000, plus a chance to win one of 50 prizes of $100 to play online.

Ugly Sweater Second-Chance Drawing

Starting Tuesday, November 7, the following non-winning holiday-themed Fast Play tickets are eligible for entry: [$10] Naughty or Nice, [$5] Let it Snow, [$2] Gnome for the Holidays, and [$1] Candy Cane Lane. Eligible Fast Play tickets may be entered for chances to win one top prize of $150,000, one of four prizes of $25,000, one of five prizes of $5,000, plus a chance to win one of 50 prizes of $100 to play online.

Also starting Tuesday, November 7, the following winning or non-winning Draw Game tickets can be entered: PICK 2, PICK 3, PICK 4, PICK 5, Cash 5 with Quick Cash, Keno, Treasure Hunt, Match 6 Lotto, Cash4Life®, Powerball®, and Mega Millions®. Eligible Draw Game tickets may be entered for chances to win one top prize of $150,000, one of three prizes of $50,000, one of four prizes of $25,000, plus a chance to win one of 50 prizes of $100 to play online.

Draw Game tickets purchased online are not eligible for this drawing. Additionally, Millionaire Raffle and Derby Cash Horse Racing tickets are also not eligible for entry.Enter by January 4, 2024 through the VIP Players Clubat or scan-to-enter using our Official Appafter reviewing entry instructions, prize details, rules, restrictions, and drawing information. Winners will be announced at tickets as soon as possible after play and please play responsibly. Mailed or late entries are not accepted. Games will remain for sale after the second-chance promotion ends.Continuing its promotion of responsible play, the Pennsylvania Lottery has again teamed with other state lotteries and the National Council on Problem Gambling to remind players that lottery games are not suitable for children. Whether buying a ticket for your own enjoyment or to give as a gift, players in Pennsylvania must be 18 or older.The campaign started in response to research showing that early childhood gambling exposure can increase the risk of developing gambling-related harms later in life. This public awareness campaign focuses on discouraging adults from giving children lottery tickets as gifts.“The Pennsylvania Lottery is proud to support the national Gift Responsibly campaign to help stop underage play and encourage people to gift responsibly this holiday season,” said Pennsylvania Lottery Executive Director Drew Svitko. “We are committed to promoting responsible play while also providing resources such as the 1-800-GAMBLER helpline for players who may be experiencing gambling-related harms.”

The Pennsylvania Lottery is a proud recipient of Level 3 of the Responsible Gaming Certification from the World Lottery Association and has been awarded iCAP certification from the National Council on Problem Gambling, which is the highest standard in the U.S. for online responsible gambling. For more information visit our responsible gambling page on

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