2nd Chance

Second Chance Drawings

Instead of throwing away those non-winning instant tickets, why not put them to good use? Enter qualifying non-winning tickets in second chance drawings for a chance to win fabulous game-related prizes!

Click on any of the current second chance entry links below to enter your non-winning tickets. Reference the drawing page on the entry websites to see the entry deadlines and draw dates.

Registration Note

For the these second chance entry sites, additional log-in is not required. Just simply click on the link and the website will pull registration information from your Lucke-Zone account. Please be sure your account info is updated before entering second chance drawings.

Current Drawing

Caesars Second Chance Promotion


There are more ways to win with the NCEL’s Caesars® game! In addition to the 10 trips that can be won instantly on this scratch off game, we are awarding an additional 10 trips in a second chance promotion. Enter non-winning Caesars tickets to automatically be entered into exciting second chance drawings for a chance to win 1 of 10 luxury trips for two to Caesars Palace® in Las Vegas.

See the Winners page for a list of drawing dates, winners, and your entries.

Prizes and Drawings

Three second chance drawings will be held to award 10 trips to Caesars Palace in Las Vegas based on the scheduled below. See Rules for drawing and prize award details.

Drawing Start Entry Period End Entry Period Drawing Date # of Trips Awarded
1 April 1, 2014 April 30, 2014 May 7, 2014 4
2 May 1, 2014 May 31, 2014 June 4, 2014 3
3 June 1, 2014 TBA TBA 3

Trip Details

  • Round-trip coach airfare for confirmed winner and one (1) guest from any major airport in North Carolina to the McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, Nevada.
  • One (1) double occupancy, deluxe hotel room in the Laurel Collection at Caesars Palace for five (5) days, four (4) nights.
  • Ground transportation to and from the McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, Nevada and Caesars Palace, Las Vegas.
  • One Thousand Two Hundred Fifty Dollar ($1,250) Visa Gift Card (which winner will receive 2 weeks prior to travel).

Eligible Games

Eligible entries include any non-winning NCEL $5 - Caesars (Game #383) scratch-off game tickets.

How to Enter

To enter, you must be a member of the Lucke-Zone player's club, and you must be logged in to your Lucke-Zone account.

Go to the Enter Tickets page and follow the instructions provided.

Each qualifying ticket submitted will be entered into the current second chance drawing during the promotion period.

By submitting your drawing entry via the Internet you give the North Carolina Education Lottery permission to announce and publish your name for administrative and/or promotional purposes if you win in a second chance drawing.

There is a daily limit of 75 ticket entries per person, which includes all tickets entered into Lucke-Rewards that day.

Odds of winning in any of the Caesars Second Chance Promotion drawings depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Please see the Caesars Second Chance Promotion Rules for complete details.

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Second Chance Winners

Feel free to browse our collection of previous Second Chance Drawing winners!