State lotteries retire and renew their scratch-off game offerings every year, and each year they find fun new ways to interest lottery players.
Everyone sees the scratch-off games. Their colorful pages fill the plastic boxes with dollar signs, bright colors, shiny details and tempting prizes. Some people disregard these bright sheets, but could be missing out on more than just money.
Recent promotional games are giving away fabulous prizes to pique everyone’s interest. The Virginia Lottery is currently holding a scratch off contest to giveaway a Jeep 4X4 as well as the chance to win money. The D.C. Lottery is giving players the chance to dance their way to the 2013 Soul Train Awards. William Shatner and the Texas Lottery recently launched a Star Trek themed scratch off with a second chance prize to go to the Star Trek convention in Las Vegas. South Carolina and NASCAR have teamed up to give racing fans the ultimate prize with their second chance game, boasting tickets to the biggest event in racing.
These promotions, along with the dozens of others offered by states are just one of the many reasons to buy those shiny scratch-games.
So next time you see the rows of scratch-off games, look closer. You might just find something fun, new and meant for you.