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.

Meet Some Lucky Dogs!

In honor of our Lucky Dog scratch ticket, we found a few "lucky dogs" in Minnesota and are sharing their stories!

Meet Phoebe, a Lucky Dog!

In honor of our Lucky Dog scratch ticket, we found a few "lucky dogs" in Minnesota and are sharing their stories!

Bold Deliveries for Bold Minnesotans

It’s arguably the boldest town in the entire state, Embarrass, MN. We wanted to celebrate all that makes Minnesotans BOLD, especially those who live in the coldest town in the country, so we joined them in the dead of winter to deliver the Bold North scratch games and Lottery SWAG to its residents.

New Year, New Raffle Winners!

2019 is off to a great start for the thousands of Minnesota Millionaire Raffle winners who won prizes on Jan. 1!

Need Some Holiday Gift Ideas?

Have a Minnesota Lottery lover in your life? Look no further - we came up with the perfect gifts to pair with our scratch tickets this holiday season! Don’t forget to print out our gift tags to use when you wrap up these awesome gifts!

Lottery-funded ENRTF Project to Generate Millions for Loon Conservation Efforts in Minnesota

The 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico was the largest marine oil spill in the history of the United States. At first the disaster seemed far away from Minnesota, but it hit a lot closer to home since some Minnesota-origin birds were wintering in the Gulf during the time of the spill.