LANSING, February 20, 2007 – Five lucky finalists who will participate in a drawing for $2 million will be selected by the Michigan Lottery on Friday, Feb. 23.
The finalists will be chosen from those players who won $1,000 on one of the Lottery’s $20 Instant tickets: “Wild Millions”, “Mega Bucks Jackpot”, “2,000,000 Cash Winfall”, “Millionaire’s Club”, and “$2,000,000 Explosion”. Claims of $1,000 prizes made before the close of business on Wednesday, Feb. 21 will qualify for the drawing. In order to claim a $1,000 prize, winners must redeem their ticket at a Lottery regional office or licensed bank claim center.
Finalists will be notified by phone that day and also by mail.
Players who redeem $1,000 prizes after that date will be eligible for the next $2 million drawing, which will be conducted this summer.
The grand prize drawing will be conducted at The Palace of Auburn Hills, during halftime of the Detroit Pistons vs. Cleveland Cavaliers NBA game on Wednesday, March 7.
Persons who have winning tickets for the “Wild Millions”, “Mega Bucks Jackpot”, “2,000,000 Cash Winfall”, “Millionaire’s Club”, and “$2,000,000 Explosion” Instant games and need to find a Lottery regional office or licensed bank claim center can visit the Lottery’s website at https://www.michiganlottery.com/ or contact the Lottery’s Public Relations Division at (517) 373-1237.
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