Special Promotions

Game Promotions and Specialty Drawings

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Current Game Promotions and Specialty Drawings

Registration Note

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Specialty Drawing

Charlotte Hornets Courtside VIP Experience

Charlotte Hornets Courtside VIP Experience

One lucky winner will be randomly selected to win two (2) courtside tickets to a Charlotte Hornets home game of their choice (from a list of available games), access for two (2) to the exclusive Backcourt Club, one (1) autographed jersey, hotel accommodations for one (1) room the night of the game, and a $200 Visa gift card.

Drawing entry period: January 2 – 22, 2017. Click here to enter now!

Players can enter to win by logging onto Lucke-Zone.com and using their Lucke-Rewards points to gain entries. You must be a member of Lucke-Zone.com and have the minimum required rewards points to participate in this Promotion. Only 20 points are required per entry into the drawing.

Prize and Details

One (1) winner will receive:

  • Two (2) courtside seats to one (1) select Charlotte Hornets game (from list of available games). In addition to the courtside seats, the winner will receive access for two (2) to the exclusive Backcourt Club and one (1) autograph jersey.
  • Hotel accommodations for one (1) night. Hotel accommodations will be on the same day as the selected game. Hotel accommodations include one (1) room for up to two (2) people.
  • $200 Visa gift card

Drawing Start Entry Period End Entry Period Drawing Date Prizes Awarded
1 January 2, 2017 January 22, 2017 January 25, 2017 (1) A pair of courtside tickets to a Charlotte Hornets game and related prizes.

  • Entrants are subject to all NCEL Rules and Regulations, including Lucke-Zone and Lucke-Rewards Rules and Regulations, the Lottery Act and the drawing procedures. This Drawing Promotion and/or any parts thereof, including the award of any prizes, is void where prohibited by laws outside the State of North Carolina.
  • Prizes are not transferable, assignable or redeemable for cash unless otherwise specified or required by law.
  • The NCEL may substitute a prize of equal or better quality.
  • All drawing entries are subject to verification by the NCEL or its designee and may be disqualified if eligibility requirements are not met.
  • Employees of the North Carolina Education Lottery, Scientific Games Corporation (“SGI”), GTECH Corporation and/or IGT, Mullen Lowe Group., Linq3 and MDI Entertainment, LLC (“MDI”) are prohibited from participating in this Promotion.
  • The Charlotte Hornets Courtside VIP Experience Promotion is subject to mandatory taxes and other State withholdings, as required by law. The prize award value is $2,116.38, which includes all applicable fees and minimum state withholding at the current State tax rates. The NCEL will remit the minimum required tax withholdings to the appropriate agency and issue the W-2G form to the winners. The NCEL is not responsible for any additional State tax and/or any applicable Federal and local taxes. Selected winners must comply with all claiming requirements, including the claiming period, as specified by the NCEL.
  • The winners will be contacted by email after the drawing has been conducted and verified. If the selected entrant does not respond to the prize notification email within 48 hours of notification whether they will accept the prize, they will forfeit their prize and the NCEL will select a replacement winner from the drawing alternates.
  • Winner of the Charlotte Hornets Courtside VIP Experience Promotion will receive tickets, gift card and autographed jersey from the NCEL by mail or can pick up these prizs at the NCEL headquarters or closest regional office to winner. Winner will be provided with a list of available games to choose from for the courtside seats. Hotel accommodations will be reserved by the NCEL under the winner’s name for the date of the selected game. The room reservation will be for one (1) room with either a king or two double beds. Room and taxes are paid for by the NCEL. Winner will be required to utilize his/her own credit card when checking into the hotel to pay for incidentals.
  • Odds of winning in this Promotion depend on the numbers of entries received for this drawing.
  • Claim period subject to date provided to the winner upon notification. If all reasonable efforts to locate the winner fail within a 30 calendar day period, the NCEL will select a replacement winner from the drawing alternates.

Game Promotion

Pick 4 More Money Mondays

Pick 4 More Money Mondays

Offer valid period: January 2 – 30, 2017.

40% more prize money every Monday in January.

Every Monday from January 2 through 30, 2017, your Pick 4 prize money increases by 40%. All Pick 4 play types are elgible for these increased prizes.

Payout Increase Example:Pick 4 More Money Mondays Example
Promotion Rules and Information
  • Must be 18 to play.
  • Offer valid for both mid-day and evening drawings on January 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30, 2017.
  • The NCEL may declare a Pick 4 ticket void if it is stolen, not sold or deemed not sold in accordance with NCEL rules and procedures; if it is illegible, altered, mutilated, or counterfeit; or if the Pick 4 ticket fails any of the validation tests or procedures established by the NCEL.
  • Liability for void, altered, or misprinted tickets, if any, is limited to refund of retail sales price. The NCEL is not responsible for lost, stolen, misdirected tickets or tickets not produced due to a telecommunications or power interruption.
  • All lottery tickets, winners, and transactions are subject to, and players agree to be bound by North Carolina State law and to the rules, policies and procedures of the NCEL. Copies may be obtained from any NCEL office, the NCEL website or by calling the Customer Services Hotline at 1-877-962-7529.
  • Only original tickets will be accepted to claim any prize.
  • Odds to win the "Exact Order" play type are 1 in 10,000. Click here for odds information on all other play types.
  • Problem Gambling Helpline: 877-718-5543.

Click here to read more about this promotion in the Lucke-Zone Blog.

Click here to read more about how to play Pick 4 and the prize increases.