Nebraska Lottery March Update
MEGA MILLIONS® STARTS MARCH 20
Starting March 20, Nebraska Lottery players will be able to play Mega Millions, a
multi-state jackpot game currently offered by 36 lotteries across the
With the addition of Mega Millions, Nebraska Lottery players will have
two more chances a week to win a jackpot prize by playing both
Powerball® and Mega Millions. Mega Millions tickets are scheduled
to go on sale at Nebraska Lottery retailers across the state on
Saturday, March 20. The first Mega Millions drawing to include Nebraska
tickets will be held on Tuesday, March 23.
Each Mega Millions play costs $1. Players select five
white ball numbers from 1 to 56, and one Mega Ball® number from 1
to 46. To win the jackpot prize, which starts at $12 million and grows
each time it is not won, players must match all six winning numbers.
Other prizes in the game range from $2 to $250,000. Players who choose to add
the $1 Megaplier® option have the chance to multiply their non-jackpot
prizes as many as two, three, or four times. The odds of winning the
jackpot prize are 1 in 175 million, while the overall odds of winning any prize are 1 in 40.
Mega Millions drawings are held every Tuesday and Friday
at 10:00 p.m. (CT). Winning numbers will be available at the Nebraska
Lottery web site, nelottery.com, and on the
Nebraska Lottery Players Hotline at 1-800-224-LUCK (402-471-6139 in Lincoln).
Click here for more information about Mega Millions.
MARCH SCRATCH GAME SURVEY CONTEST
The Nebraska Lottery truly appreciates the opinions of
our players. That's why MVP Club members can win cold hard cash just
for completing a short web survey.
Players participating in the survey will view new $1 and $2 Scratch
game concepts and select their favorite designs.
Top designs overall may be created as future Nebraska Lottery Scratch games!
Nebraska Lottery MVP Club members will receive one
contest entry for completing a survey at www.nelottery.com between the
dates of March 1 and March 31, 2010. A drawing will be held by the
Nebraska Lottery on Friday, April 2, 2010, to select three winners. One
first prize winner will receive $1,000 cash; one second prize winner
will recieve $500; and one third prize winner will receive $250.
Every MVP Club member may enter the contest once.
To enter, log in to the MVP Club, then click on the "Contests"
Click here for contest rules and more information.
NEBRASKA 101 SECOND CHANCE CONTEST
Take a tour though your own backyard and experience something new!
Between Monday, March 15 and Saturday, May 1, enter a
single, non-winning Nebraska 101 Scratch ticket for a chance to win the
Nebraska Trip of your choice, valued at $2,500.
MVP Club members will receive one entry for every
single, non-winning $2 Nebraska 101 Scratch ticket submitted though
www.nelottery.com. Entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. (CT) on
May 1 for inclusion in this second-chance promotion.
A drawing will be held on Tuesday, May 4, 2010, to
select the following prize winners:
- Top Prize: winner may select one of the featured
Nebraska Trips available in the Scratch game;
- Second Prize: Nebraska Lottery Prize Pack.
The trip prize winner may choose from the list of available
trips from the Nebraska Lottery and Nebraska Travel & Tourism. Click
here to view the trip packages.
To enter, log in to the MVP Club, then click on the
Click here for more
information on the Nebraska 101 Second Chance Contest.
BIRTHDAY MAILING CORRECTION
A recent mailing to Nebraska Lottery players contained an incorrect web site
address. We apologize for the inconvenience.
The recent Nebraska Lottery birthday mailer included a web address
for a personalized web site. The address contained a series of six
numbers and six letters. If you received a birthday mailer with a web
address, use the following instructions to access your personalized web
- Address on card: www.123456abcdef.com
- Corrected address: www.nelotterybirthday.com/123456abcdef
We appreciate your business. If you have any questions
or concerns, please contact the Nebraska Lottery at
KEEP YOUR PROFILE UP-TO-DATE
As a reminder, MVP Club members are responsible for updating their profile
and contact information to make sure it is current. Incomplete or
inaccurate information may lead to direct forfeiture of any prize an
MVP Club member may win in a contest.
MVP Club members have complete control over their
profiles. Visit nelottery.com,
enter your username and password, and click on LOGIN. When you see the
Welcome message, click on "Update My Profile" to review your
registration information. You can maintain an active MVP Club account
even if you don't wish to receive further e-mail updates--simply change
your E-mail Preferences in your Profile.
We appreciate your business.