Hoosier Lottery Giving Away Free Tickets at State Fair

LOTTOTOWN350Don’t Miss Hoosier Lottery Day at the Indiana State Fair. It’s historically the biggest day at the fair in terms of attendance. Today from 9 a.m. until 8 p.m. fairgoers ages 18 and older are invited to visit Lotto Town under the Hoosier Lottery grandstand to receive a free $1 Summer Fun scratch-off ticket.

Last year more than 23,000 fairgoers claimed their free tickets. Lottery officials are expecting an even bigger crowd this year. Attendees will get a flier at the gate when they come into the fairgrounds. They will need to bring it to Lotto Town to collect their free ticket. There’s a limit of one per person while supplies last.

Hoosier Lottery distributions benefit every county throughout Indiana. The Hoosier Lottery contributes $30 million to local police and firefighters’ pensions and $30 million to the Teachers’ Retirement Fund. In fiscal year 2013, the Hoosier Lottery contributed $164.5 million to the Build Indiana Fund.