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Play It Again® with your eligible holiday scratch ticket for a chance to win some extra dough this holiday season!

$200,000 in Cash Prizes!

We're mixing it up this year and giving away 93 cash prizes worth a total of $200,000 in this freshly baked promotion.

When you enter a ticket, you’ll automatically receive an entry in that ticket's prize category. Six times during the holiday season, we'll hold a set of drawings for $1,000, $1,500 and $2,500 cash prizes. Then we'll wrap up the season with grand prize drawings for $10,000, $15,000 and $25,000. See the Drawing Schedule below for details.

Enter today!

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Drawing Schedule (October 2019 thru January 2020)

Entry Period Draw Date $1 & $2 Games Prize No. of Prizes $3 & $5 Games Prize No. of Prizes $10 Games Prize No. of Prizes
9 a.m. Oct. 7 to
8:59 a.m. Oct. 22
Oct. 24 $1,000 5 $1,500 5 $2,500 5
9 a.m. Oct. 22 to
8:59 a.m. Nov. 5
Nov. 7 $1,000 5 $1,500 5 $2,500 5
9 a.m. Nov. 5 to
8:59 a.m. Nov. 19
Nov. 21 $1,000 5 $1,500 5 $2,500 5
9 a.m. Nov. 19 to
8:59 a.m. Dec. 3
Dec. 5 $1,000 5 $1,500 5 $2,500 5
9 a.m. Dec. 3 to
8:59 a.m. Dec. 17
Dec. 19 $1,000 5 $1,500 5 $2,500 5
9 a.m. Dec. 17 to
8:59 a.m. Jan. 7
Jan. 9 $1,000 5 $1,500 5 $2,500 5
*Grand Prize
9 a.m. Oct. 7 to
8:59 a.m. Jan. 7
Jan. 9 $10,000 1 $15,000 1 $25,000 1

How To Roll Out Some Holiday Dough

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 Iowa Lottery LotteryPlus mobile app at Google Play or iTunes.

3. SCAN ELIGIBLE SCRATCH TICKETS. Using the app, log into your VIP Club account, choose the "Enter Drawings" tab, then the "Ho Ho Dough" button. Scan the square bar code in the "Scratch 2 Cash" area of the scratch ticket and click Submit.

4. OR, YOU CAN MANUALLY ENTER the eligible holiday scratch ticket numbers in the promotion at Choose the "Enter Here" button above and log in to the VIP Club. Then choose the "Ho Ho Dough" button. Here you will enter the required ticket information.


  • Eligible holiday games are: Holiday $100s, Naughty/Nice, Nutcracker Bingo, Peppermint Payout, $30,000 Holiday Crossword, Holiday Bucks, $50,000 Holiday Crossword, Holiday Dazzle, $100,000 Happy Holidays Crossword, Reindeer Riches* and Holiday Cash Drop* (*These games go on sale Nov. 4.)
  • Entry begins at 9 a.m. on Oct. 7, 2019 and ends at 8:59 a.m. on Jan. 7, 2020.
  • You can enter an eligible ticket only once. Winning scratch tickets are not eligible.
  • You can enter multiple tickets in each drawing, but you can win only one prize per category per drawing.
  • Entries don't carry over from one drawing to the next, but entries not selected as a winner in that entry ticket's prize category will be eligible for that entry ticket's category Grand Prize Drawing.
  • You must be at least 21 years old to purchase Iowa Lottery tickets and win a prize in this promotion.

Check the Results page after each drawing to see who won.

Questions? See our Ho Ho Dough FAQs.

View the Ho Ho Dough Play It Again Promotion Rules PDF for more information.

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