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You can win tickets to see the Iowa Hawkeye men's wrestling team at Carver-Hawkeye Arena by playing Hawkeye Gold scratch tickets from Iowa Lottery.

This promotion has ended. Winners will be announced when available.

You Could Win Iowa Hawkeye™ Men's Wrestling Tickets for Home Meets at Carver-Hawkeye Arena™!

Get ready to witness every pin and takedown with the Iowa Lottery Hawkeye™ Gold scratch ticket! The top-ranked Iowa Hawkeye™ Men's wrestling team is waiting for you at Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City. With a top prize of $50,000, this all new scratch ticket is available at retailers across Iowa. Don't miss your chance to be a part of the action - grab your Hawkeye Gold scratch ticket today!

Not an instant winner? You may still be in luck, so listen up! It's the nonwinning Hawkeye Gold scratch tickets that can be played in our second-chance promotion, Countdown to Carver™, for your chance to win a VIP experience to a wrestling meet this season. Members of the free Iowa Lottery VIP Club can enter nonwinning scratch tickets for a chance to win Iowa men's wrestling tickets for 2023-2024 meets at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

wrestlingIowa had an impressive season in 2022-23, with a 15-1 overall and 7-1 Big Ten record. The Hawkeyes finished second at the Big Ten and NCAA Championships, with two Big Ten champions and six All-Americans, according to the University of Iowa. With such an incredible showcasing of talent from last year's season, Iowa fans are gearing up for the highly anticipated season.

Don't forget… we have men's and women' basketball tickets to give away too! Learn more about the Countdown to Carver promotion here.

Win a VIP Experience in the Iowa Lottery Terrace for Men's Wrestling!

basketballsAll new this year at Carver-Hawkeye Arena, the Iowa Lottery Terrace will offer an exclusive VIP experience during the Iowa vs. Penn State meet on Friday, Feb. 9, 2024 and again during the Iowa vs. Wisconsin meet on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2024. These 24 lucky winners will receive a parking pass plus four (4) tickets for padded chairs, a private table, and wait staff service with complimentary food, water, soda and Carver™ Cones.

Want to be closer to the action? We're offering arena seats too, simply select arena seats on the home meet of your choice and be entered to win this great prize package which includes four (4) arena seats, a parking pass and $100 spending money paid via check.

Check out the schedule of draw dates below and click the enter button for your chance to win!

Iowa Men's Wrestling Ticket Drawing Schedule

Entry Dates Drawing
Prizes No. of
10:00 a.m. Monday, October 16, 2023 through
9:59 a.m. Wednesday, November 15, 2023
Thursday, November 16, 2023 Arena Tickets Prize Package:
Iowa vs. Columbia 12/8

10:00 a.m. Monday, October 16, 2023 through
9:59 a.m. Wednesday, December 13, 2023
Thursday, December 14, 2023 Arena Tickets Prize Package:
Iowa vs. Minnesota 1/15
Iowa vs. Purdue 1/19

10:00 a.m. Monday, October 16, 2023 through
9:59 a.m. Monday, January 8, 2024
Tuesday, January 9, 2024 VIP Iowa Lottery Terrace Tickets Prize Package:
Iowa vs. Penn State 2/9

Arena Tickets Prize Package:
Iowa vs. Penn State 2/9


10:00 a.m. Monday, October 16, 2023 through
9:59 a.m. Monday, February 5, 2024
Tuesday, February 6, 2024 VIP Iowa Lottery Terrace Tickets Prize Package:
Iowa vs. Wisconsin 2/18

Arena Tickets Prize Package:
Iowa vs. Wisconsin 2/18



How to Win Iowa Hawkeye Men's Wrestling Tickets

1. JOIN THE FREE VIP CLUB, if you're not already a member. You must be a member to enter this promotion.

2. THE EASIEST WAY TO ENTER IS TO DOWNLOAD THE APP. You can download the LotteryPlus app at Google Play Store or Apple App Store.

3. SCAN NONWINNING HAWKEYE GOLD SCRATCH TICKETS. Using the app, log into your VIP Club account, choose the "Enter Drawings" tab, then the "Iowa Sports Category" button. Scan the square bar code in the "Scratch 2 Cash" area of the eligible scratch ticket and click Submit.

4. OR, YOU CAN MANUALLY ENTER the scratch ticket numbers in the promotion at Choose the "Enter Here" button above and log in to the VIP Club. Then choose the "Iowa Sports Category" button and enter the required ticket information and choose your football game package.


  • Enter before 9:59 a.m. on Nov. 15, Dec. 13, Jan. 8 and Feb. 5 for your chance to win - drawings will be held Nov. 16, Dec. 14, Jan. 9 and Feb. 6 (see the schedule for women's basketball, men's basketball and men's wrestling).
  • The eligible ticket is a nonwinning Hawkeye Gold scratch ticket (Game #686).
  • An eligible ticket may be entered only once. You'll get one entry for each scratch ticket entered
  • You can enter multiple tickets in the drawing, but you can win only one prize per home meet date.
  • You must be at least 21 years old to purchase Iowa Lottery tickets and win a prize in this promotion.


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