The National Lottery is the most popular of all the games of chance, either because of its antiquity (more than 2 centuries) and / or to celebrate very special, super-known raffles, such as Christmas, in which it is really exceptional who does not play something ...
The National Lottery was implanted in Spain in the 18th century during the reign of Carlos III. The first draw took place on December 10, 1763, there is nothing! And it has been celebrated, without interruption known, until today.
Currently there are two weekly draws: Thursdays and Saturdays. In ordinary raffles, which are the majority, the price of the tenth is € 3 on Thursday and € 6 on Saturday. And the prizes are € 30,000 to the tenth of the fat Thursday and € 60,000 to the tenth of the fat Saturday. In the Saturday lottery there is an extraordinary raffle every first month (with the tenth to € 12) and there are several special raffles for occasional dates and / or events: the father"s day, the collaboration with the Red Cross , the day of lovers, the collaboration against Cancer, the special summer vacation etc. In all of them the price of the tenth is between 12 and 15 €, and the prizes are logically superior, in proportion to the higher cost.
But the star of the National Lottery, without any doubt, is the Extraordinary Christmas Sweepstakes, which is always celebrated on December 22 of each year in the classic format that we all know and remember singing the numbers of the children of San Ildefonso; event broadcast and televised by all the audiovisual media and that is followed live by a large part of the Spanish. It is already so famous this draw, which coincides in commenting that the day of the draw of the Christmas Lottery marks the beginning of the Christmas Holidays in our country. The current price of the tenth of Christmas is € 20, and the winner with the fat one takes a prize of € 400,000 to the tenth !!!
Remember ... "IF YOU PLAY, YOU CAN PLAY, IF YOU DO NOT PLAY, SURE YOU DO NOT PLAY"
WHAT LUCK WILL ACCOMPANY YOU !!!