There are half a million reasons for WyoLotto players to get into a draw with Cowboy Draw

August 12, 2015

 

There has never been a better time for WyoLotto players to round up a Cowboy Draw™ ticket (or two) now that the jackpot for the state’s newest game has reached $500,000. With a Wyoming-sized jackpot, a growing list of $1,000 winners, and two chances to win on every ticket, all eyes will be on the Cowboy State’s own game during Thursday’s drawing.Tickets for the Cowboy Draw game are sold only in Wyoming, giving WyoLotto players higher chances of winning prizes. Since the game’s launch on March 15, four lucky players have hit the jackpot and more than 300 players have won $1,000 each. Total winnings for just the Cowboy Draw game have reached over an estimated $2 million.

Cowboy Draw, which launched on March 15, is a draw game similar to Powerball® and Mega Millions®. Players choose two sets of five numbers ranging from 1 to 45. A player who correctly matches all five numbers is the jackpot winner! Players who correctly match four, three, and two numbers also win cash prizes of $1,000, $20, and $5, respectively. Each $5 ticket provides two chances to win. The weekly drawings for Cowboy Draw will be held every Monday and Thursday at 2 p.m. MST. The jackpot starts at $250,000 and keeps growing until someone wins.

With the addition of Cowboy Draw, WyoLotto players have more chances to win a jackpot! Mega Millions jackpot is now at an estimated $25 million, Powerball is now at an estimated $60 million, and Cowboy Draw is now at an estimated $500,000. So far, 563,698 WyoLotto players have won a total of $5,091,405 since the launch of the lottery in August 2014.

To receive updates and notifications about the Wyoming Cowboy Draw game, visit info.wyolotto.com/signup.

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Robin Reining • Wyoming Lottery Corporation
Phone: 307-459-0583 robin@warehousetwentyone.com