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« on: April 24, 2006 12:22:52 PM »

So i've been trying to sort out where to find Loteria (mexican bingo basically) cards, and can oly find them for rediculous prices online. Anyone know of anywhere local that you can find them??? Preferably cheap.

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« Reply #1 on: May 29, 2006 05:12:19 PM »

I don't live in S.D. but I do live in cali.. and the place I find loteria cards at is Dollar Stores. Well, my area is mosly hispanic.. so yeah. Dollar Stores is where they're at.
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« Reply #2 on: May 30, 2006 08:07:56 PM »

Y'know I haven't been able to find dollar loteria cards in like 2 years - they used to have then at the 99c only sotres but all of the sudden they dried up!  There's a place in central SD that has them for like 2.50 a pack if you don't find anything better.  Let me know - I'll have to ask the man what the address is.
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« Reply #3 on: June 01, 2006 03:24:19 PM »

 i live in santa fe springs (right where the 5 & 605 meet), and they have them in alot of 99 cent stores here. I also went to into l.a this weekend, to Olvera street. they sell them at all the stands there for like 2.50. and they are different size cards...last time i was in san diego i couldve sworn i had seen them in Old Town. That has a lot of mexican type stuff im sure they would have them there. not sure for how much though....i can buy you some here and mail them to you if you want.
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« Reply #4 on: June 02, 2006 05:49:36 PM »

I would love the address nicole! I checked the 99cent only store close to me, and i think it's partially b/c i live in no. county.

Pink Dinosaur, If i still can't get them, I may take you up on that!


Thanks for all the help guys!
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« Reply #5 on: June 05, 2006 12:03:40 PM »

dude...I'm totally out too.... I've got like one good set left, and I was thing (for decopauge pourposes) to just take them into kinko's or a copy place, and have several more made outta the ones i have... The 99 cent store is so dope, but no more. I think I litterally "cLeaned" them out the last time i was at the one in oceanside...It's sooo funny about Loteria. I used to play that as a kid. My Mexican Gradparents would set up a game, and we'd play for pennies and cookies!!! Grin

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« Reply #6 on: July 10, 2007 01:03:44 PM »

I actually found a site online with all the loteria tablets and the single card images.  I printed them up and they're great.  Here's the link:

  http://www-scf.usc.edu/~davidama/

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« Reply #7 on: September 08, 2007 05:13:38 PM »

I don't know if you are still looking, but around here ( San Fernando
Valley) they have them at the checkout stands of the
Vallarta Markets, thats a chain of Hispanic markets. They may have them in SD
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« Reply #8 on: October 16, 2007 06:37:43 PM »

SD=San Diego?

I was just in Old Town this week and there was this shop that had TONS of mexican stuff like pots, chimineas, toys, windchimes... it was enormous. Anyway, they had loteria sets for like less than $3 I think.
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