Toto Hongbao Draw: A Once-a-year Phenomenon
The annual Singapore Pools Toto Hongbao Draw is an exciting festive event that many Singaporeans look forward to every Lunar New Year. Itís that time of the year when every man-in-the-street has a chance to win the Toto jackpot of $10 million.
Over the past 6 years, since its inception in year 2000, the Toto Hongbao Draw has paid out $137 million in prizes to more than a million people. Last year alone, about 218,800 persons walked away with over $22.8 million worth of prize money. Eight (8) persons became instant millionaires sharing the coveted $10.1 million jackpot prize.
Amazing facts about the past 6 Toto Hongbao Draws:
33 millionaires were created.
The 44 winning tickets were sold by 44 different outlets
For the past 3 years, Hongbao Draw, 61% of all winning jackpot tickets were System 7 tickets
Ticket sales for 2006 Toto Hongbao Draw
This year, customers will have more time to purchase their lucky numbers, as the Toto Hongbao Draw will be held for the first time on a Friday - 10 Feb 06 at 10.00pm at the Singapore Pools Draw Hall, Paradiz Centre.
Counter sales of tickets for the 2006 Toto Hongbao Draw start from:
6.10pm, 2 Feb 06 for customers buying tickets for both the Mon, 6 Feb 06 Toto Draw and the Toto Hongbao Draw; and
6.10pm, 6 Feb 06 for customers buying the Toto Hongbao Draw only.
Ticket sales close at 9.30pm, 10 Feb 06, half an hour before draw time.
2005 Top 18 Outlets for Toto Group 1 Prize Winning Outlets
Kim Chwee Trading
Seah Geok Eng Agency
SPPL - Gek Poh Shopping Centre
SPPL - Hougang N3
NTUC Fairprice Tiong Bahru Plaza
SPPL - Hougang N1
SPPL - Choa Chu Kang
SPPL - Bukit Batok Central
SPPL - Tampines Mart
7-Eleven Tai Thong
NTUC Fairprice Limbang Shopping Centre
NTUC Fairprice Rivervale Mall
SPPL - Chai Chee
Vijaya Darshana Agency
SPPL - New Upp Changi
SPPL - Ang Mo Kio N6