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Social Media & Website Contest Results

Here are the results of our latest social media and website contests!

Pinterest/InstagramPinterest/Instagram Contest

June 15-19, 2015: Congratulations to the winners in our Pinterest/Instagram contest! Our five lucky winners each get $20 in tickets in the $5 30 Somethings scratch game and some cool lottery swag. And don't forget, any nonwinning 30 Somethings scratch tickets are eligible for the 30 Somethings Play It Again® promotion!

  • Janice Franklin, Centerville
  • Michelle Hesley, Osage
  • Richard Pentico, Perry
  • Cindy Shelley, Creston
  • Gregory Stanberg, Fort Dodge

This month's question was: What's the top prize offered in the '30 Somethings' scratch game? The answer: $30,000.

Our next social media contest is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. July 13. You'll have 48 hours to enter and will be able to enter from any of these social media platforms: Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Instagram or Google+. We sure hope you can join us!

FacebookFacebook Contests

May 18-19, 2015: Congratulations to the winners in our May Facebook contest! Our three lucky winners each get $20 in the $5 "30 Somethings" scratch game and some cool lottery swag. And don't forget, any nonwinning 30 Somethings scratch tickets are eligible for the 30 Somethings Play It Again® promotion!

  • Kate Lemon, Keokuk
  • Kathryn Bohlen, Newton
  • Paul Rimmert, Centerville

This month's question was: What type of ticket did the Iowa Lottery first offer when it began sales in August 1985? The answer: Scratch Ticket - It was a $1 game called 'Scratch, Match & Win!'

TwitterTwitter Contests

May. 12, 2015: Congratulations to the following players selected in our May Twitter contest, who each won $20 in the $5 "30 Somethings" scratch game, which is eligible in our 30 Somethings Play It Again® promotion:

  • @SteveKuehn1 (Steve Kuehn of De Witt)
  • @kordog71 (Kori Cunningham of Newton)
  • @barelyberlee (Kimberly Boggs of Cedar Rapids)

Thanks to everyone who entered the contest. The correct answer was 1985. (The Iowa Lottery got its start in what year?)