Playing Our Part for Minnesota Wildlife

With Minnesota’s pheasant hunting opener around the corner we wanted to celebrate some of the ways lottery proceeds are supporting Minnesota’s wildlife through the Minnesota Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund.

Playing Our Part for Parks with MNUFC

Thank you to Minnesota United FC and all the wonderful volunteers who helped us play our part for the I'MN for Clean Parks community event!

Meet The Final Round of Minnesota's Earth Defenders!

The third and final group of winners for the Earth Defenders social contest have been selected. Check out the latest round of Minnesotans who are saying I’MN to helping our environment in a big way!

Meet Minnesota’s Latest Earth Defenders

Congratulations to our latest round of Earth Defenders! A big thank you to these five individuals who are making a difference for our environment.

DIY Patriotic Clothespin Wreath

Create your own DIY Patriotic Clothespin Wreath!

Hand Lettering is Star of Stone Arch Bridge Festival Art Piece

The Minnesota Lottery partnered with City Pages to find a local artist to repurpose scratch tickets into an original piece of artwork for the Stone Arch Bridge Festival. Read more here!

Where to Play on National Get Outdoors Day

Read about eight state parks and recreation areas (which have benefited from lottery dollars!) that would make for a truly unique experience on this year’s National Get Outdoors Day!

Meet Minnesota's Earth Defenders

Congratulations to the first round of winners in our Earth Defenders social contest. Check out some of their inspiring stories!

Playing Our Part for Minnesota Trees

On this Arbor Day, we celebrate the innovative ENRTF projects, funded with the help of Lottery dollars, that are committed to protecting and preserving Minnesota’s precious trees. 

Playing Our Part for Minnesota Species

Happy Earth Day 2019, friends! Earth Day is a day filled with celebration around the world each year on April 22 to support environmental protection. Here at the Minnesota Lottery though, every day is Earth Day. 

Lottery is $3 Billion Win for Minnesota

On April 15 the Minnesota Lottery announced that proceeds from ticket sales have surpassed $3 billion for critical state programs, including education, public safety, health and human services, and environmental protection.

DIY Mardi Gras Mask

Spice up your Mardi Gras with a lucky mask! Learn how to do it yourself.