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January 10, 2024


Wilmington man claims final $100 GRAND BLOWOUT prize

Dover, DE — A 74-year-old man from Wilmington, has claimed the final $100,000 top prize for the Instant Game $100 GRAND BLOWOUT. The man purchased the winning ticket while visiting Wawa #841 on Airport Road in New Castle.

The man, who wished to remain anonymous, said he has been playing the Delaware Lottery for many years and enjoys the fun that Instant Games bring.

“What a thrilling win,” said Delaware Lottery Director, Helene Keeley. “It is always great to see a long time Instant Game player bring home a big top prize.”

While this may be the final prize for Instant Game $100 GRAND BLOWOUT, the Delaware Lottery currently offers plenty of other $20 price point Instant Games with big top prizes still up for grabs. CASH BONANZA has two top prizes of $150,000 still available while CASH PARTY still has three top prizes of $100,000 remaining. To find a Delaware Lottery retailer near you, please visit: Where To Buy | Delaware Lottery.

The man claimed his prize from Lottery Headquarters on January 2, 2024.

About the Delaware Lottery:
Since the start of operations in 1975, the Delaware Lottery has contributed $6.0 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®, MEGA MILLIONS®, LOTTO AMERICA®, MULTI-WIN LOTTO, LUCKY FOR LIFE®, PLAY 3, PLAY 4, Keno®, Sports Lottery and Instant Games, iGaming, Video Lottery and Table Games. Delaware Lottery game and promotional details are available at, at licensed locations, and from the Lottery’s office in Dover.

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