Postcode Lottery Kanjerfeest: What did Glimmen won?
At Friday 4, 2019 the parking lot of VV Glimmen formed the central stage of the Kanjerfeest organized by the Postcode Lottery.
Kanjerfeest in Glimmen
During this party there were great performances by Jeroen van der Boom and Anita Meyer, who made everyone dance. The always smiling Postcode Lottery ambassador Gaston Starreveld was there to present the Kanjerfeest. the Postcode Lottery announced the exact amount of money Glimmen had won per participating ticket.
Live on TV
The Kanjerfeest started at 16.40 hours and lasted until about 18.00 hours. The festival grounds opened at 16.15 hour, and the atmosphere was great. All residents of Glimmen were welcome and the entrance was free. The unveiling of the amount was live broadcasted in the television program 5 Hours Live, from 17.00 to 18.00 hours on RTL 4.
PostcodeKanjer in Glimmen
On New Year’s Eve, the 53.9 million euro PostcodeKanjer fell on the 9756 AK postcode in Glimmen, located in the province of Groningen. Five participants with the winning postcode were suddenly worth 26.95 million euros. So in one day they suddenly became multi-millionaires. The big win shows how quickly life can change! The other half of the PostcodeKanjer money was distributed among all the other participants who participated in the winning postcode area 9756.
How were the prizes distributed?
The distribution of the 26.95 million euros depended on the number of tickets that were sold in the neighborhood and is based on the number of Kanjerpunten (Kanjerpoints) built up in the past year. The longer a lot was active in 2018, the more points and the greater the share in the price.