Christmas Millionaire Raffle
The Irish Lottery Christmas Millionaire Raffle is a big event in Ireland's lottery calendar, with a fantastic €1 million jackpot and numerous other prizes ranging from €500 to €100,000 on offer.View 2019 Results
The 2019 Draw
The 2019 Christmas Millionaire Raffle took place on 31st December and offered a top prize of €1 million. Take a look at the key points for last year's raffle:
- A total of 6,009 prizes were won in the draw - one top prize of €1 million and 6,008 lower prizes
- Prizes ranged from €500 to €1,000,000
- Tickets cost €25 each
- Just 500,000 tickets were available
Each entry cost €25 and tickets were limited to 500,000 - ticket sales closed at 22:00 on 31st December or when all the tickets had been sold. Below you can see all the prizes that were available in the draw, as well as the odds of winning each one (based on all 500,000 tickets being sold).
|Prize Value||Number of Prizes||Odds of Winning|
|€1,000,000||1||1 in 500,000|
|€100,000||3||1 in 166,666|
|€10,000||10||1 in 50,000|
|€5,000||30||1 in 16,666|
|€1,000||165||1 in 3030|
|€500||5,800||1 in 86|
The 2018 Christmas Millionaire Raffle draw took place on Monday 31st December. Ticket sales closed at 22:00 on the night of the draw.
The 2018 Raffle was as exciting as ever, with an incredible €4.615 million in prize money given away on the night! A range of prizes were claimed, including a €1 million windfall given to one lucky ticket holder who matched the winning combination 191401.
There were just 500,000 tickets on sale for the draw, and they could be bought for €25 each online or in-store in Ireland. The table below shows a breakdown of the prizes that were on offer in 2018:
|Prize Value||Number of Winners|
You can find all the winning numbers for previous years on the Christmas Millionaire Raffle Results page.
Other Raffle Draws in Ireland
Occasionally, the Irish National Lottery holds Millionaire Raffle draws in addition to the thrilling Christmas event, with previous draws taking place around Easter and Summer. Learn more about Millionaire Raffle draws here.
Millionaire Raffle draws should not be confused with the EuroMillions Ireland Only Raffle draw, where 10 prizes of €5,000 are awarded in every EuroMillions draw, or the Lotto Plus Raffle, which sees all Lotto Plus players entered into a raffle draw for the chance to win €300.