El Gordo de Navidad
The most popular lottery in Spain is El Gordo de Navidad – the annual Christmas lottery game.
Established in 1812, El Gordo has become a cultural cornerstone and Christmas tradition in Spain as players gather together to buy tickets for this special festive raffle. Co-workers, family members and even entire villages buy up tickets in the hope of winning a prize.
Held once a year on 22nd December, the El Gordo draw offers the largest lottery prize pools in the world, with billions of Euros to be won across countless tickets.
El Gordo de Navidad 2017
The 2017 draw will take place on Friday 22nd December and will offer a multi-billion Euro prize pool. As Spain’s most popular lottery celebrates its 205th anniversary, players will be hoping to win a life-changing prize by matching one of the winning codes drawn on the day.
El Gordo de Navidad Results for 2016
The El Gordo de Navidad 2016 draw on Thursday 22nd December saw over €2.3 billion distributed in prizes. Due to the large number of results, players are advised to check their numbers thoroughly to ensure they don't miss a potential prize.