February 11, 2013, Prince George, BC (ISN) – The Prince George Spruce Kings Junior A Hockey Club would like to congratulate Jeremy Gritt of Prince George on winning the seventh early bird prize in the 31st Annual Spruce Kings Show Home Lottery.

Jeremy won the Mexican Riviera Cruise for Two from Japatedon Travel and Cruises in Prince George valued at $5,165.

The winning ticket (4665), that was purchased at Pine Centre Mall during Christmas, was drawn on Sunday night during the Early Bird Prize drawing held at the house located at 2668 Links drive. The winning ticket will now go back in the barrel and be eligible for all subsequent draws. The next early bird prize in the Spruce Kings Show Home Lottery will be drawn on Sunday February 24th at 8pm for a Las Vegas Get-Away for two valued at over $3000 from Japatedon Travel and Cruises in Prince George.

“These are some of the most popular prizes in the Annual Show Home Lottery and they are creating a lot of excitement,” said Spruce Kings Show Home Lottery manager, Jim Young. “Purchases of the Show Home Lottery ticket and the second edition of the 50/50 Mega Lottery ticket are at an time record pace and we are looking at selling out early again this year.”

As of the seventh early bird drawing, less than 2400 tickets remain in the Show Home Lottery and nearly 1000 of the Mega 50/50 tickets have been purchased. The Grand Prize draw in the Show Home Lottery is May 15th for the home located at 2668 Links Drive in the Aberdeen Glen Subdivision in Prince George. The home is open for viewing from 10am to 6pm daily until tickets are sold out.

Remaining tickets for both the Show Home Lottery and Mega 50/50 Lottery are available at various locations including the Show Home, Pine Centre Mall, Canadian Tire and the Spruceland location of Save On Foods in Prince George. Tickets may also be purchased over the phone by calling 962-IWIN (4946) or toll free within the Province of British Columbia 1-855-962-IWIN.

For rules of play and more information on this year’s Show Home Lottery, visit the Spruce Kings website at www.sprucekings.bc.ca/showhome or call the Spruce Kings office at 250.564.1747.