'Hall Of Fame' Promotion Will Send Lottery Players To Meet Football Greats
DES MOINES, Iowa - Powerball players in Iowa can have the chance to win a trip to the Pro Football Hall of Fame® complete with an exclusive tailgate party where they can meet football greats and win a cash prize of up to $1 million.
The Iowa Lottery's "Hall of Fame" promotion began today, offering the ultimate football fan experience. Players who make a Powerball purchase of $10 or more on one ticket can use that ticket to enter the promotion on the lottery website at www.ialottery.com. Eighteen states are participating in the promotion, with six trip packages available to players who enter with Powerball tickets purchased in Iowa.
"This is an exclusive trip to a truly memorable party," said Iowa Lottery CEO Terry Rich. "We're excited that our players will have the chance to experience in person the thrill and fun of one of the biggest football fan events of the year."
The six trip packages, each for four people, include airfare to and from Cleveland, Ohio, for the Pro Football Hall of Fame's 50th Anniversary Fan Festival on May 3-4. The Powerball trip winners and their guests also will get to exclusively attend an Ultimate Tailgate Party on May 2 with at least 100 members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. They'll have dinner that night with the football greats and join them to play in a tournament of games (darts, pool and miniature golf). The Powerball players who win the trips also will get to be part of a winners-only prize event where they'll win a cash prize of $1,000, $25,000 or even $1 million.
Each trip package includes hotel accommodations for four nights; admission tickets to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum™ in Cleveland, ground transportation; meals and $500 spending money. Each package, with required state and federal withholding taxes paid, is valued at $15,000.
From Friday through 11:59 p.m. on Feb. 8, Iowa Lottery players who make a Powerball purchase of $10 or more on one ticket will automatically receive an entry code on their ticket that they can use to enter the promotion.
To enter, players must join or already be members of the lottery's free VIP Club. On the Hall of Fame promotion page on the lottery's website, players will be asked to key in the entry code from a qualifying Powerball ticket. The deadline to enter is noon on Feb. 10.
The promotion drawing will be held Feb. 11 and winners' information will be posted on the lottery's website. Winners also will receive an email from the lottery at the address included in their VIP Club profile.
A few requirements to keep in mind: