ÔÇïBOISE, Idaho ÔÇô The Idaho Lottery's popular "Two for Tuesday" is making a return to northern Idaho tomorrow, Tuesday, September 15, 2009. The Idaho Lottery's "Two for Tuesday" offers free draw-game tickets for players and will run between the hours of 5:00 p.m. to 6:55 p.m. Pacific Time at all northern Idaho Lottery retail locations.
For two hours tomorrow, players visiting any Idaho Lottery retailer from St. Maries north to the Canadian border will get a free $2 Double Play Daily ticket with the purchase of a $2 Powerball/PowerPlay or a $2 Hot Lotto Sizzler ticket.
"Two for Tuesday" has been very successful as we offer it around Idaho," said Jeff Anderson, Idaho Lottery Director. "Two for Tuesday" also has the added benefit of helping northern Idaho businesses by bringing more players into their retail locations."
Double Play Daily gives players two chances to win Idaho-only jackpots of at least $20,000 with the same set of numbers. Draws for Double Play Daily occur each night, back-to-back, at 7:00 p.m. Pacific Time. Players could win one or both jackpots on the same ticket. The first jackpot is always $20,000 while the second jackpot grows until it is won. Currently, the second jackpot is worth over $27,000.
Tickets purchased between 5:00 p.m. and 6:55 p.m. during "Two for Tuesday" will be for the Double Play Daily draw Tuesday night and Wednesday night's Powerball PowerPlay and Hot Lotto Sizzler draws. The Powerball jackpot for Wednesday night is an estimated $95 million and the Hot Lotto Sizzler jackpot is an estimated $2 million.