BOISE, Idaho — The Idaho Lottery will celebrate 30 years in July and will try to break a Guinness World Record for the largest gathering of people scratching scratch cards at once. 

Jeff Anderson, the Idaho Lottery's director, said, "Those who come, the public is invited, they'll all get one ticket to scratch for free and leading up to that event we've got the fastest scratcher in Idaho contest going on around Idaho and there will be 128 finalists who will come to Boise from all over the Gem State on buses to participate in this." 

The event will be at Payette Brewing on Friday, July 19. Entrants must be over 18 years old to participate. 

Participants get to keep the scratch tickets and claim any winnings.

Tune to KTVB.COM or KTVB Idaho's News Channel 7 during the News at 6 on July 19 to watch the event. 

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