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New Years Raffle

How To Play New Years Raffle

Each New Year's Raffle ticket costs $20.

Visit any New Jersey Lottery retailer beginning November 22, 2021 – December 31, 2021 and ask for a New Year's Raffle ticket.

Present this barcode to any New Jersey Lottery retailer to scan. OR, take the barcode to any New Jersey Lottery self-service vending machine.


Present this barcode to purchase a New Year's Raffle ticket at your favorite New Jersey Lottery retailer.

OR, take the barcode to any New Jersey Lottery self-service vending machine and enter $20 into the machine and scan the barcode.

You may print the barcode or scan right from your mobile device.

This ticket cannot be purchased through NJLottery.com or the NJ Lottery mobile app.

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How To Win New Years Raffle

Purchase your New Year's Raffle tickets early. From when New Year's Raffle tickets go on sale through the Grand Prize Drawing, you will have several chances to win the following prizes:

Prize Number of Prizes
Grand Prize Drawing* $2,000,000 1
$5,000 100
$500 900

Weekly Early Bird Drawing $25,000 5

Instant Cash Prize Vouchers** $50 38,462

*Sales period ends December 31, 2021. Grand Prize drawing on or after January 1, 2022. All dates are subject to change.

**Instant Cash Prize Vouchers are distributed based on purchases across all participating New Jersey Lottery Retailers and expire 60 days after the Grand Prize Drawing.

Drawings & Winning Numbers

Drawing Date Winning Numbers
Early Bird Draw 1 11/29/2021 051003
Early Bird Draw 2 12/6/2021
Early Bird Draw 3 12/13/2021
Early Bird Draw 4 12/20/2021
Early Bird Draw 5 12/27/2021
GRAND PRIZE 1/1/2022


What prizes do I have the chance of winning with the purchase of a New Year's Raffle ticket?

Grand Prize Drawing:

  • One top prize of $2,000,000
  • 100 second prizes of $5,000
  • 900 third prizes of $500

Five Early Bird Drawings, held weekly:

  • One prize of $25,000 per drawing

Instant Cash Prizes:

  • $50 Instant Cash Prize

What are the benefits of purchasing a raffle ticket early?

Purchasing a raffle ticket prior to the Grand Prize Drawing gives you multiple chances to win prizes. Save your ticket(s) until the Grand Prize Drawing on January 1, 2022.

What if I win a $50 Instant Cash prize?

To claim your Instant Cash prize, present your ticket at any New Jersey Lottery retailer. Instant Cash prizes will expire 60 days from the Grand Prize Drawing date.

How do I know if I am a winner of the Early Bird Drawings or Grand Prize Drawings?

Early Bird and Grand Prize Drawing will be Live Streamed following regular Lottery mid-day drawings and winning numbers will be posted to NJLottery.com/Raffle.

What do I do if I win an Early Bird Drawings prize or in the Grand Prize Drawing?

Fill out a claim form online or get one from your local New Jersey Lottery Retailer.

If I win one of the five Early Bird Drawings, am I eligible to win in any subsequent Drawings?

Yes. From when a New Year's Raffle ticket is purchased, it is eligible for the next or any subsequent Early Bird Drawings, and the Grand Prize Drawing.

For more information, see the New Year's Raffle Rules

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