TRENTON, NJ – MONOPOLY MILLIONAIRES’ CLUB $21 million Top Prize was won in Friday night’s drawing, which also triggered 14 $1 million winners. A lucky player in New Jersey matched all five numbers plus one Property number in the Nov. 7 drawing, earning the ticketholder a Top Prize of $21 million. The lucky New Jersey ticket was purchased from Highland General Store, Inc. 111 Highland Lakes Rd., Highland Lakes in Sussex County.
The resulting Millionaires’ Club drawing also netted million dollar winners in AZ, DC, three in FL, GA, MD, MO, three in NY, PA, TN and TX. Last night’s winning MONOPOLY MILLIONAIRES’ CLUB numbers are: 01, 09, 11, 12, 27; Property Number: 18, B&O Railroad.
Carole Hedinger, New Jersey Lottery Executive Director said, “How appropriate that New Jersey, home of the iconic Atlantic City locations upon which the Monopoly game was created, sold the first MONOPOLY MILLIONAIRES’ CLUB lottery game Top Prize winning ticket. I look forward to placing the emblematic top hat on the winner’s head when he or she comes into Lottery headquarters to claim the prize.”
The MONOPOLY MILLIONAIRES’ CLUB lottery game debuted October 19. Its unique play style features three ways to win $1 million. Players can win the Top Prize that is capped at $25 million. Once that Top Prize is won, a separate drawing that awards a minimum of 10 Millionaires’ Club prizes of $1 million each is conducted. Each week the Top Prize is not won, the number of $1 million prizes increases.
Players will also have a shot at a $1 million prize on the upcoming national primetime “MONOPOLY MILLIONAIRES’ CLUB” TV show, which will debut in February. The show will feature an audience of players who have been randomly selected after completing MONOPOLY-themed Property Sets by entering the webcodes from their tickets at www.playmmc.com.
Selected players will be flown to Las Vegas where the show will be taped, and will receive a five-day, four-night stay for two plus spending money in Las Vegas. Billy Gardell, star of “Mike & Molly,” will serve as the host of the show.
The MONOPOLY MILLIONAIRES’ CLUB lottery game drawings are Fridays at 11:15 p.m. Eastern and tickets are $5 each. Currently, MONOPOLY MILLIONAIRES’ CLUB draw tickets are available in 23 states around the country. View all New Jersey Lottery game winning numbers on the Lottery website (www.NJLottery.com). Also on the Lottery website view live drawings for the Pick-3, Pick-4, Jersey Cash 5, Pick-6 and CASH4LIFE games or on the official Lottery Facebook Page. Evening draws, with the exception of CASH4LIFE, can be seen on WPIX-TV (PIX11) in New York and WPHL-TV (PHL17) in Philadelphia. Powerball and Mega Millions drawings can beseen on WABC TV stations.
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Since its inception in 1970, the New Jersey Lottery (NJLottery.com) has contributed more than $22 billion to the State in support of education and institutions. In Fiscal Year 2013, the Lottery’s contribution was more than $1 billion. Among its beneficiaries are: veterans homes, community and other colleges and universities, school nutrition programs, homes for the developmentally disabled, psychiatric hospitals, higher education scholarship programs and the Marie Katzenbach School for the Deaf.