Hoosier Lottery players heading to NYC for New Year’s Eve and a chance to become the First Powerball® Millionaire of the Year
INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 20, 2019) —While the world prepares to ring in the new year, eight Hoosier Lottery winners and their guests are preparing to enjoy the Powerball® VIP Experience in New York City and a chance to become the First Powerball Millionaire of the YearSM live on Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest on ABC. The night will feature live performances by Jesse James Decker at an exclusive VIP party and a time these winners will never forget.
The four-day, three-night trip includes round-trip airfare; hotel accommodations; tickets to The Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes; a holiday dinner cruise on the Hudson River; an exclusive New Year's Eve dinner party, including a view of the ball drop; gift bags; a $250 preloaded card; and eligibility for a $1,000,000 drawing to become the First Powerball Millionaire of the Year.
The Hoosier Lottery’s eight Powerball VIP Experience 2nd Chance Promotion winners are Lawrence Nero II of Noblesville, William Craighead of Roanoke, Lori Barnes of Roachdale, Michelle Donaghey from Bremen, Kenneth Hughes of Brownburg, Antionette Fasani-Gipson from Lafayette, Joseph Jenkins of Sunman, and Joannah Williams from Lafayette. “We are really excited to go on this trip and to meet the other winners,” said Joseph Jenkins. “We couldn’t believe my name was drawn for the 2nd Chance.”
The Hoosier Lottery will share the winners’ amazing experiences on social media, and users can follow along by going to the Hoosier Lottery’s Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages.
The Hoosier Lottery offers many great 2nd Chance promotions. Past 2nd Chance promotions include $1 Million giveaways, truck giveaways in Hoosier Lottery Town at the Indiana State Fair, one-of-a-kind experiences at the 100th Running of the Indy 500® and monthly drawings to win up to $500 with Game On! 2nd Chance Promotions. Each of the eight (8) Powerball VIP Experience winners entered their eligible non-winning Powerball tickets into this Hoosier Lottery 2nd Chance promotion with the free Hoosier Lottery App or at hoosierlottery.com with their free myLOTTERY account.
Find your nearest Hoosier Lottery retailer here. Download the free Hoosier Lottery app here. Register for a free myLOTTERY account here.
Powerball® Overall Odds 1 in 25. Odds of winning $1,000,000 for Trip Prize winners 1 in 300. Must be 18 or older to play. All draws must be completed on a non-winning ticket (including multi-draw) before entry into the Powerball’s VIP Experience promotion. Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve and New Year’s Rockin’ Eve are registered trademarks of DCP Rights, LLC. All Rights Reserved. 2nd Chance promotion odds are dependent upon the number of entries received. For complete rules and details, visit hoosierlottery.com.
About dick clark productions: dick clark productions (dcp) is the world's largest producer and proprietor of televised live event entertainment programming with the "Academy of Country Music Awards," "American Music Awards," "Billboard Music Awards," "Golden Globe Awards," "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest" and the “Streamy Awards.” Weekly television programming includes "So You Think You Can Dance" from 19 Entertainment and dcp. dcp also owns one of the world's most unique and extensive entertainment archive libraries with over 60 years of award-winning shows, historic programs, specials, performances and legendary programming. dcp is a business unit of Valence Media, a diversified and integrated media company with business units and strategic investments in television, film, live entertainment, digital media and publishing. For additional information, visit www.dickclark.com.
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Contact: Jerry Grider, Hoosier Lottery
Sr. Manager of Public Relations