LANSING, December 18, 2006 – Finalists for the Michigan Lottery’s Holiday Celebration $500,000 grand prize drawing have been selected.
The finalists are from the following cities:
Names of the finalists have been withheld, pending notification. Finalists qualified for the drawing by sending in a non-winning Holiday Celebration Instant ticket. The five lucky finalists were chosen from a pool of over 65,000 entries.
The grand prize drawing will be conducted on Dec. 24 at Ford Field during halftime of the Detroit Lions – Chicago Bears game.
One of the finalists will be half a million dollars richer on Christmas Eve! Michigan Lottery Instant games, it’s how holiday fun is done!
Holiday Celebration is just one of many Michigan Lottery Instant tickets available at nearly 11,000 Lottery retailers statewide.
All proceeds from the Lottery are contributed to the state School Aid Fund which supports kindergarten through 12th grade public education in Michigan. In fiscal year 2006, the contribution was $688 million.
For additional information, please visit the Lottery’s Web site at https://www.michiganlottery.com.
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