MONSTER BRIDGE RACE WEEKEND" AT DOVER INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY
IS GRAND PRIZE IN 1ST EVER "ALL GAMES" 2ND CHANCE
DOVER, DE --As part of its sponsorship
of the 2004 races at Dover International Speedway, the Delaware
Lottery is offering players the chance to win two seats in
the brand new DuPont Monster Bridge for all three NASCAR races
September 24-26 by sending in any non-winning Delaware Lottery
Deputy Director, Marketing, Brian Peters said that the races
at Dover International Speedway are an enormous draw. "We're
excited to be a part of one of the largest events in the state,
and we believe our players will be equally excited to have
a chance to win tickets to the races-especially for seats
in the new DuPont Monster Bridge," he said.
Peters also noted that for the first time, the Lottery is
conducting a second-chance drawing where players can send
in any non-winning ticket to win. "We expect a huge response
to this special "all games" second-chance drawing,"
Starting August 2 and running through August 27, players can
send in non-winning tickets from any Delaware Lottery game-POWERBALL®,
POWERBALL® with Power Play®, LOTTO, PLAY 3, PLAY 4
or any Instant Game-for a chance to win the top prize.
Twenty-four First Prize winners will be drawn from the entries
received. First Prize winners receive two mid-level Grandstand
seats at the MBNA America 400 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series Race
on September 26 and admission for two to the Monster Mile
Club, a pre-race all-inclusive hospitality package that includes
a trackside tour.
All First Prize winners automatically will be entered into
the drawing for the "DuPont Monster Bridge Race Weekend"
Grand Prize. The Grand Prize package includes both DuPont
Monster Bridge and grandstand seating for two at all three
September NASCAR races: the September 24 MBNA America 150
Busch North Series, the September 25 Stacker 2 Hundred Presented
by YJ Stinger Busch Series, and the September 26 MBNA America
400 NEXTEL Cup Series. It also includes DuPont Monster Bridge
hospitality for two for all three races and Monster Mile Club
hospitality for two on September 26.
Three additional First Prize winners will be selected to win
pre-race pit credentials in addition to their First Prize
The Lottery also is running a special drawing for members
of its online Players Club in which an additional First Prize
package will be awarded. To join the Players Club and be eligible
for the drawing, players can click on "Players Club"
on the Delaware Lottery's home page at delottery.com.
The DuPont Monster Bridge is a glass-enclosed seating structure
that extends over the track at Dover International Speedway,
offering an unprecedented view of NASCAR racing action. The
first-of-its-kind innovation creates "The Most Exciting
Seat in Sports," placing race fans 29 feet above the
fast-paced action below. Each seat provides audio access to
NASCAR race coverage on television and radio, along with access
to the major drivers' race team communications. Flat-screen
televisions, a climate-controlled interior, wall-to-wall carpet
and a full-service refreshment bar add to the DuPont Monster
To enter the second-chance drawing, players must completely
fill in a non-winning Delaware Lottery game ticket and send
it to DIS Race, PO Box 319, Cheswold, DE 19936 for receipt
by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, August 27, 2004.
Since the start of operations in 1975, the Delaware Lottery
has contributed more than $1.8 billion to the state's General
Fund to help finance needed state services that benefit everyone
in Delaware. The Lottery offers a variety of games: POWERBALL,
LOTTO, PLAY 3, PLAY 4, and assorted Instant Games. More information
is available at delottery.com.