El Gordo de la Primitiva
Two of the most popular lotteries in Spain are the El Gordo de la Primitiva and the El Gordo de Navidad. Since these lotteries launched in Spain they have gained popularity and give players the chance to become millionaires overnight. The El Gordo de la Primitiva takes place every Sunday and has in total eight prizes on offer to win in every weekly draw. The jackpot in this Spanish lottery is always worth a minimum of €5 million however if no players match the numbers drawn then the El Gordo de la Primitiva rolls over to the following draw which allows for jackpots in this lottery soar to impressive amounts.
To read more about the El Gordo de le Primitiva please see the information page.
El Gordo Iberoamericano
The El Gordo Iberoamericano launched in February 2013 in the Dominican Republic and it gives players the chance to will big jackpots in every draw. This lottery game in Dominican Republic, although has a different name, it is the El Gordo de la Primitiva which takes place once a week in Spain. These two lotteries might differ in name however they are the same lottery. The El Gordo de la Primitiva becoming available to play in the Dominican Republic was the first Latin American country to give residents the chance to play the El Gordo de la Primitiva.
El Gordo de Navidad
The El Gordo de Navidad is a once a year lottery that takes place on the 22nd December and is known as "The Fat One" for the amount of prizes on offer. The El Gordo de Navidad has become a tradition within Spain as group of friends, work colleagues and even whole villages buy tickets in the hope of winning one of the many prizes on offer. The El Gordo de Navidad 2013 draw that took take place on Sunday 22nd December distributed €2.24 billion in prizes.
To find out more about the Christmas Lottery draw visit the El Gordo de Navidad page.