If you are one of those who leaves everything for last and you have not yet bought the tickets for it Extraordinary Christmas Lottery Draw which is celebrated this Tuesday, December 22 from 09:00 hours, and you have decided to play, You have until Monday night to stock up on tickets.
Everything is ready for the celebration of one of the most anticipated events of Christmas, the traditional Lottery draw. Thousands of Spaniards already have their tenths, even for months. But you may be running late and you don’t have any yet.
If you belong to the last group of Spaniards, don’t worry, you still have time to participate. You have two options: either go to one Lottery administration or buy online.
Lottery administrations schedule
If you are more traditional and you like to approach a physical Lottery administration to buy tickets, you have until 10:00 p.m. this Monday, December 21 to acquire them. Of course, you have to make sure before the hours that the chosen establishment has, since not all of them open until the same time.
There are administrations that do running schedule. The most common is usually from 09:00 to 20:30. However, there are others that close at lunchtime, specifically at 2:00 p.m., and resume activity at 5:00 p.m.
For example, in the case of Mrs. Manolita In Madrid, one of the best known in Spain, the split schedule is not held, but currently its schedule is uninterrupted from 09:00 to 20:30 in the afternoon.
That is why first of all you should look at the schedules they have, since each administration works in a different way. What is clear is that they are authorized to sell until 10:00 pm.
Buy Lottery online
If, on the contrary, you prefer not to leave the house, so as not to expose yourself in order not to get coronavirus, and you still want a tenth of the Lottery, you can resort to authorized online platforms. In this case, the numbers can be purchased until 10:00 p.m. on the same day, December 21. It is the same hours of physical stores, but you make the purchase in a single click and without leaving home. As of 22:00, this type of platform is deactivated and the online purchase of the Christmas Lottery cannot be made effective, so you will no longer have any more opportunities.
However, there are administrations such as Doña Manolita that They no longer have Lottery tickets available Through the web, so if you want a tenth of this administration you have to go in person.
On the other hand, if you are one of those who has left it for the end, do not think that you will be able to choose a number. The most desired endings, like 5, are usually sold out and only the numbers that nobody has wanted to buy to date remain.
For the first time in history, the Extraordinary Draw of the Christmas Lottery 2020 will be held at the Teatro Real in Madrid without public assistance, as a consequence of the coronavirus pandemic that is hitting the entire world. In addition, the capacity that is destined for the media will be reduced by 50%. It will, therefore, be an atypical draw, according to the current situation, with a special protocol to maintain the safety of the participants.
Also, “will be the draw with the highest security measures health of its history “, as explained by the State Lottery and Betting Society of the State (SELAE), which has been working for months together with the Teatro Real and the Residencia-Boarding School of San Ildefonso of the Madrid City Council in the development of a special protocol such as consequence of Covid-19 to maintain the safety of the participants.
He Extraordinary Draw of the Christmas Lottery 2020 will distribute on December 22 a total of 2,408 million euros in prizes, which means 28 million more than the previous year.
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