Contests and Events

2nd Chance Contests

It's Tip-Off Time!

The Lottery is teaming up with the University of Minnesota Gophers to send one lucky player to Puerto Rico for the men's basketball season Tip-Off tournament. Pick up a Gopher 5 ticket and then enter here for your chance to win a long weekend on the beach.

Paddle Away With $100K

Play High Stakes Lakes for your chance to win up to $100,000 instantly. Didn't win? Don't toss that ticket. Enter for your second chance to win a paddle board and 500 bucks. Then get out on your favorite lake and take a little walk on the water.

What Would Make it a Great Day?

A new puppy? Dinner on a fabulous patio? Baby's first smile? How about a shopping spree? Take a chance and enter to win a shopping spree valued at up to $2,500! Bet that would make it a great day!

Reel in a Big One!

Find out after the drawing if you've won an awesome pedaling kayak made specifically for anglers. Then get out and enjoy some late summer fishing on a great Minnesota lake.

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!

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.

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!



Free Contests

The Hunt on On!

Bigfoot's been sighted in Minnesota. He doesn't stay in one place very long, so follow along to find out where he might be headed. Spot him, snap a selfie and share it for your chance to win $1,000. Don't miss out on the fun - it's going to be legendary! Find out more.

Rah, Rah, Rah for Ski-U-Mah!

You could win 4 tickets for you and your friends to have a howlin' good time at the Michigan game at the Bank on Halloween. Enter today. It's free for Players Club members. If you're not a member yet, what are you waiting for? Join now.

Did You Win Some Scratch!

Someone won $100 in Loteria scratch tickets. Loteria is a whole new way to win! Based on a Mexican game of chance, Loteria is a lot like Bingo. Was it you? If it was, you could win up to $25,000 instantly. Find out now.

It’s Gonna be Meowvelous!

If you like a great internet cat video, and who doesn't, then you're gonna love the Walker's Internet Cat Video Festival on Wednesday, August 12. Did you win tickets from the Lottery Players Club? Find out here!

Enjoy the Summer!

Summer in Minnesota is fabulous, but it doesn't last long enough. Before you know it, you'll be huddled in a blanket watching TV with a bag of chips. Did you win a FitBit® and a Minnesota State Park Pass so you can get out and discover something great before the snow flies again? Find out.


The Great Minnesota Get Together!

Come on out and join us! We've got lots of great gifts for you with your Lottery purchase, you can enter non-winning tickets for the chance to win a stand-up paddle board (plus $500), and be on the lookout for a tall, dark stranger for your chance to enter a photo contest to win $1,000! Check out all the fun we're having!

Did You Get Your Paddle On?

We treated our High Stakes Lakes players to some free stand-up paddleboarding on Sunday, August 9 at Boom Island in Minneapolis, Lake Superior harbor in Duluth, and the Middle Fork of the Zumbro River in Oronoco. Click any photo below for a larger image.

Twins Baseball

Play Ball!

The season's winding down, but there's still a lot of great baseball to be had! The Lottery is proud to sponsor Twins Baseball and we'll be at Target Field once more before the end of the season. Find us at the kiosk outside section 112 on September 19. Get your photo taken and share it with your friends.

WE Fest

WE Fest 2015 was a blast!

We asked our Lottery fans to take selfies and post them to Twitter or Instagram for the chance to win a paddle board. Lina Latvala of Cambridge was our winner, but check out all the posts. We took Logan Mize and the Swon Brother out into the campgrounds and surprised some campers with a couple of truly awesome pop-up performances. You can see all the fun we had on the Lottery Blog. Can't wait for next year!

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.

We have lots of great things planned for the year, so keep watching to find out where we'll be.

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