2018 12 Draws to Christmas Second-Chance Promotion

It’s a countdown to Christmas cash! Enter non-winning holiday Scratch tickets online for a chance to be one of 12 weekly $1,000 winners or the $12,000 Grand Prize winner in the 12 Draws to Christmas Second-Chance Promotion.

How to Enter:

Through January 22, 2019, submit any of the following non-winning holiday Scratch tickets online at nelottery.com using your MVP Club account. The number of entries received will be based on the price of the game entered.

  • $1 Merry Money (game #1011)* = 1 Entry;
  • $3 Naughty or Nice Crossword (game #1001)* = 3 Entries;
  • $5 Peppermint Payout (game #1024)* = 5 Entries; and
  • $5 Holiday Bonus Bucks (game #1002)** = 5 Entries

*The Nebraska Lottery reserves the right to add an alternative valid promotional game(s) in case of limited or sold out/closed game inventory of the original promotional games. If a game is added as an alternative valid promotional game, the Nebraska Lottery will make a public announcement on their webpage. In addition, the Nebraska Lottery will send a terminal message to all retailers and Lottery Sales Representatives will inform retailers of changes during their next visit.

**Due to a programming issue this game is no longer on sale; however, non-winning tickets may be entered into this promotion.

Enter Contest →

You will be asked to log in to the MVP Club before entering. You can also access the contest by logging in to the MVP Club, then clicking on the “Contests” button.


There is one Grand Prize of $12,000 cash and 12 weekly prizes of $1,000 cash.


Twelve separate weekly drawings will be held. Tickets entered into Weekly Drawing 1 are not eligible for Weekly Drawing 2, and so on. Entries will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. CT on the last day of each entry period.


Entry Period

Drawing Date


Weekly Drawing 1

Winner: Gaylene Johnson, Lincoln

September 24 – October 1, 2018

October 2, 2018


Weekly Drawing 2

Winner: Andrez Castaneda, Lincoln

October 2 – October 8, 2018

October 9, 2018


Weekly Drawing 3

Winner: Cindy Parr, Roseland

October 9 – October 15, 2018

October 16, 2018


Weekly Drawing 4

Winner: Michael Sherlock, La Vista

October 16 – October 22, 2018

October 23, 2018


Weekly Drawing 5

Winner: Zach Tunink, Lincoln

October 23 – October 29, 2018 October 30, 2018 $1,000

Weekly Drawing 6

Winner: Jeremy Hicks, Lincoln

October 30 – November 5, 2018 November 6, 2018 $1,000

Weekly Drawing 7

Winner: Floyd McAuley Sr, Columbus

November 6 – November 12, 2018 November 13, 2018 $1,000

Weekly Drawing 8

Winner: Jodi Kreifels, Talmage

November 13 – November 19, 2018 November 20, 2018 $1,000

Weekly Drawing 9

Winner: Jo Carlson, Shickley

November 20 – November 26, 2018 November 27, 2018 $1,000

Weekly Drawing 10

Winner: Jeremy Baier, Fremont

November 27 – December 3, 2018 December 4, 2018 $1,000

Weekly Drawing 11

Winner: Kat Stoops, Bellevue

December 4 – December 10, 2018 December 11, 2018 $1,000

Weekly Drawing 12

Winner: Brian Tedesco, Omaha

December 11 – December 17, 2018 December 18, 2018 $1,000

One (1) Grand Prize Drawing will be held. Tickets entered in the twelve (12) weekly drawings are eligible for the final Grand Prize drawing.


Entry Period

Drawing Date


Grand Prize Drawing

Winner: Carol Strecker, Verdon

September 24 – January 22, 2019

January 23, 2019



Enter Contest →

You will be asked to log in to the MVP Club before entering. You can also access the contest by logging in to the MVP Club, then clicking on the “Contests” button.

The actual tickets from which numbers are submitted are required for contest prize verification and should be retained until the contest has ended and prizes have been awarded. Winners will be posted on this page after their entry tickets have been received for verification. Winners who cannot provide their entry tickets for verification will be disqualified.

Winners will be contacted by a Nebraska Lottery representative following each drawing. 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. The Nebraska Lottery and its staff are not responsible for going to extra lengths to find an MVP Club member that has provided incorrect or incomplete member data. To update your profile, click here.

Click here for complete contest rules.

Published on 09/11/2018