Contests and Events

2nd Chance Contests

Reel in a Big One!

Pick up Large Mouth Cash for your chance to instantly win up to $100,000! Enter here for a second chance to win an awesome pedaling kayak made specifically for all you anglers.

Get an Extra Chance to Win 25 Grand!

Play your favorite lotto games - Powerball, Mega Millions, Hot Lotto, Lucky for Life, All or Nothing, Gopher 5, Northstar Cash or Daily 3 from April 7 - May 12 and you can enter for an extra chance to win up to $25,000! If you're not a lotto player, now is your best time to give it a try. Take a chance and enter today!

Win a Trip to Vegas!

Take a trip on the Reading Railroad to pick up a new MONOPOLY MILLIONAIRES' CLUB scratch ticket for your chance to win up to $100,000 instantly! Didn't win? Enter for your chance to win a trip to Vegas to appear on the MONOPOLY MILLIONAIRES' CLUB lottery game show and your chance to win up to $1,000,000!

Ahoy Mateys!

Pick up a Scratch Yer Booty ticket and you could steal away with up to $10,000 of pirate loot instantly or enter for a second chance to win a weekend in Duluth.

Do You Have Spring Fever?

Pick up a Spring Fever Crossword ticket for your chance to win up to $21,000 instantly. If you don't win, don't toss your ticket, enter it for your second chance to win a $3,000 travel package to fly out to somewhere warm!

Minnesota Millionaire Club

Pick up a Minnesota Millionaire Club scratch ticket for the chance to instantly join the club - the Millionaire Club! Didn't win? Don't worry, there's a second chance for you to cash in. DETAILS»

Million Dollar Series

Didn't scratch the winning ticket? Don't sweat it — enter here for your 2nd chance to win up to $10,000! DETAILS»



Free Contests

What Now?

That's right - we have tickets to the Kevin Hart What Now? show at Target Center on May 15. Two winners will win 4 seats in a great suite for the biggest comedy tour in history. Contest ends April 29 so enter today!

Celebrate Good Times!

Over the last 25 years we’ve paid out $6.1 billion in prizes to Lottery players. Our retailers have earned $616 million in commissions and incentives, and most importantly, we have given over $2.4 billion back to the State of Minnesota. We couldn't have done it without you! Enter today for your chance to win one of 25 prizes of 25 "something fun."

Do You Have a Little Lucky o' the Irish?

25 winners will each receive $50 in $4,000,000 Cash Blowout tickets. Find out if you're one of the lucky ones!


Get Your Gear On!

Find out after the drawing on or about April 2 if you won $500 in Gopher Gear from Gold Country Apparel in Dinkytown. Pick out a great hoodie, hat and t-shirt to support your favorite U of M team and cover yourself, head to toe, in Gopher Gear.

Did You Score a Pair of Wolves Tickets!

We've picked the winners for the final Timberwolves games of the season. Find out if you're one of our winners and then start practicing your free throw.


We had a great time at Target Center for the Timberwolves vs Trailblazers game! The Wolves put on a great win for a packed house. Thanks to all our Players Club winners that joined us.



The Minnesota Lottery is a proud sponsor of the MN Wild and want to say congratulations on a great season!

Keep it up boys, it's time to bring the cup home to the state of hockey!


Rock the Garden

Get Your Rock On!

The two best days of summer are back! We'll meet you on the Walker Art Center grounds for the hippest music festival in the Twin Cities. The 2015 lineup features 10 bands ranging from Minnesota punk legends Babes in Toyland to indie icons Modest Mouse. We'll have a couple of chances for you to win tickets, so keep an eye out for your chance to get in on a great summer weekend.

Stone Arch Festival

Come Down to the River!

Live music, great food and artists from across the country all come together on the picturesque Mississippi river front for the The Stone Arch Bridge Festival, June 20 and 21. We're teaming up with City Pages again this year to commission a piece of artwork made entirely of lottery tickets. Watch here for updates on the artists' progress.


Twins Baseball

Play Ball!

Molitor's coaching, Torri's back, we have some new players to watch and some great new food to try! The Lottery is proud to sponsor Twins Baseball and we'll be at Target Field throughout the season. So, oil up your glove and we'll meet you there!

WE Fest

Get your Party Boots Out!

We Fest 2015 is August 6-8 at the Soo Pass Ranch in Detroit Lakes. Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Rascal Flatts and a whole lot more. Get your tickets now so you don't miss out on one of the best country music festivals in the country.

We're Celebrating 25 Years!

The first lottery ticket in Minnesota went on sale on April 17, 1990. We've had 25 years of fun and games and we're looking forward to many more.

Thank you to everyone that came out to join us at the MOA on April 17th and the Twins game on April 18th. We have lots more planned for the summer, so keep watching to find out where we'll be.

It’s FREE to Join!

It only takes a few minutes to sign up to get all the benefits of the Minnesota Lottery's exclusive Lucky Players Club.

There are always more ways to win. Enter non-winning tickets for a 2nd chance to score an awesome prize or a ton of cash. Enter FREE contests for the chance to win some pretty cool stuff.

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