No matter what you call it -- Mardi Gras or Fat Tuesday -- nothing says carnival season like purple, gold and lots of GREEN. With top prizes of up to $12,000, take your chances to win just that playing this year's Mardi Gras scratch-offs from the Lottery. And while you're at it, enter our Create a Cake Giveaway for a chance to win a Cartozzo's Bakery cinnamon king cake shipped to your door plus the chance to create YOUR dream flavored king cake with the experts at Cartozzo's.
Create A Cake Giveaway Rules
January 6-28, 2018Contest Description:Louisiana residents who are at least 21 years of age are invited to sumbit their dream king cake flavor from January 6-28 for a chance to win one of 14 large cinnamon king cakes shipped directly from Cartozzos plus $10 worth of Louisiana Lottery Mardi Gras scratch-offs. In addition, a grand prize winner will have the opportunity to help prepare their dream king cake at Cartozzos Bakery in Kenner, La.How to Enter:Eligible participants will submit their entry via an official online form on the Lotterys website. No entries will be accepted in person, by mail or through any other method. Only one entry per person is allowed. No purchase is necessary to submit an entry for the promotion.Winner Selection & Prizes:Fourteen (14) winners will be randomly selected from the field of entries to receive a large, cinnamon king cake shipped to them from Cartozzos Bakery as well as $10 in Lottery Mardi Gras scratch-offs. In addition, Cartozzos Bakery will select a winning dream king cake flavor and the winner will have the opportunity to join the experts at Cartozzos to assist in creating it. While all eligible entries will be included in the random king cake giveaways drawing, entries that include ingredients that must be cooked prior to stuffing inside a king cake cannot be considered for the grand prize selection.Winner Notification:On Jan. 29, 14 winner each day will be will be notified via the e-mail address provided in their entry form and announced in social media. Winners have two business days after any form of attempted communication by the Lottery to verify their eligibility status or their prize will be forfeited; the Lottery may, at its discretion, assign an alternate winner in those cases. The grand prize winner will be notified in a similar manner by Feb. 2.Eligibility:The Louisiana Lotterys Create a Cake Giveaway is open to Louisiana residents at least 21 years of age. Residency and age will be verified prior to announcing winners. The following individuals are excluded from participating in Louisiana Lottery promotions:Any member of the Board of Directors, officer or employee of the Louisiana Lottery Corporation.Any spouse, child, brother, sister or parent residing in the same household of any Louisiana Lottery employee, officer or member of the Board of Directors.Any employee of any company or vendor awarded a contract or subcontract to conduct business with, assigned to perform services for or provide goods to the Louisiana Lottery for any duration in the 2018 calendar year. This includes but is not limited to advertising agencies, gaming system vendors, printers, auditors, promotional product suppliers, etc.Any spouse, child, brother, sister or parent residing in the same household of any company or vendor awarded a contract or subcontract to conduct business with, assigned to perform services for or provide goods to the Louisiana Lottery for any duration in the 2018 calendar year.Any person who falls into one of the categories listed above or who does not meet the age and residency requirements will be deemed ineligible to participate.Acknowledgments:All contest entrants agree to comply with these rules and accept the Lotterys interpretation of them in executing the contest.Entrants acknowledge and accept responsibility for any indirect costs they may incur should they be selected the grand prize winner, such as transportation, lodging, meals, etc., in order to participate in the create a cake grand prize.In addition, entrants agree to participate in the Lotterys publicity efforts in conjunction with this contest, including but not limited to photo publication, press releases, interviews and media coverage.Entrants also acknowledge that in matters of administering the contest, the decisions of the Louisiana Lottery Corporation are binding and final. Disclaimers:The Louisiana Lottery is solely responsible for conducting and administering this contest. The Louisiana Lottery and Cartozzos Bakery shall have no responsibility or liability for any actual or claimed harm that may arise due to promotional materials or prizes. Participants agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Louisiana Lottery Corporation, Cartozzos Bakery, and any other promotional partner.The Louisiana Lottery is not responsible or liable for any error, omission or any technical problem related to its promotions, including but not limited to entries and submissions, website problems, applications problems, Internet problems or problems with a participant's computer. If for some reason a promotion is not capable of running as originally planned, the Lottery has the right to modify, suspend or cancel all or any portion of the promotion's rules.
Cartozzo's Bakery is a gourmet wholesale bakery company serving the restaurant industry as well as casinos and other food service providers.Cartozzo's is a third generation bakery that has been treating New Orleans to great breads and pastries for over 80 years. Their products can be found in your favorite local restaurants as well as many other steak houses, sandwich shops, seafood, and Italian restaurants around the state.Their specialty is shipping tens of thousands of their delicious King Cakes around the country via online ordering...year round!In addition to traditional king cakes, Cartozzo's Bakery prides itself on creating over-the-top king cake creations, includingits Red Velvet King Cake, or its Crawfish King Cake, or the Muffuletta King Cake!