Contests and Events

2nd Chance Contests

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!

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.

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!

Are You a Winner?

Find out who won a $3,000 getaway. It could be you! 30 additional winners will each receive a gardening prize pack and 14 winners will each receive a picnic prize pack. 

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

Win Some Scratch!

Loteria is a new way to win! It's a Mexican game of chance that plays a lot like Bingo. Just match 4 images in a row to win up to $25,000 instantly. If you're a member of the Lottery's Players Club, you can enter now to win $100 in FREE Loteria tickets. If you're not a member yet - you should be! We always have lots of free and second chance contests to win some really cool stuff. Join now and enter today.

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 after the drawing.

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.

It's Gonna be Epic!

It'll be even better watching from a Suite with some of your best buds. Find out after the drawing on July 16 if you've won tickets to Eve of Destruction at Elko Speedway on July 25.

Put me in coach!

Our Minnesota team is on one heck of a hot streak right now. We're excited to be going to the game on Friday, July 31. Find out if you won tickets to join us.

Ready for WE Fest?

Two winners will each get a set of four VIP tickets for all three days of music and camping. Find out after the drawing on June 4 if you'll be sitting in VIP!

Celebrate Good Times!

We've had 25 years of fun and games and we couldn't have done it without you! Did you enter to win a fun little Anniversary Surprise? Find out if you've won!


Paddle AwayGet Your Paddle On!

If you've ever wanted to try paddle boarding - now's your chance! Sunday, August 9 from 11 am - 5 pm, we'll be at:

• Boom Island in Minneapolis
• Lake Superior in Duluth
• Middle Fork of the Zumbro River in Oronoco

Come on out and find us. Bring a High Stakes Lakes ticket with you and you can paddle board for an hour - on the Lottery. It'll be tons of fun. Take a chance and join us! While supplies last.

Twins Baseball

Play Ball!

Molitor's coaching, Torii'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. Find us at the kiosk outside section 112 on August 15. Get your photo taken and share it with your friends.

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. Stop by the Lottery booths in the concert bowl to get a free gift with every $10 purchase. Take a selfie while you're there and enter to win a paddleboard!

Xtreme Race Day was a Riot!

Lions and tigers and bears - oh my! Actually, it was camels, zebras and wiener dogs. It was great. We gave away scratch tickets to the first 10,000 adults through the gates and took some great photos of some of our Lottery fans. The Lottery will be back at Canterbury for Buck Night on Thursday, August 13. Come on out!

Rock the Garden

Get Your Rock On!

The concert, the weather and the fans all made Rock the Garden an awesome weekend event! Thanks for stopping by our booth to meet us and win some fun free stuff! Mark Weinmann of Minneapolis entered our drawing at RTG and won a GoPro Hero4. Hey Mark, send us a great video!

Stone Arch Festival

Had a Great Time Down at the River!

It was a beautiful weekend on the Mississippi river front for the Stone Arch Bridge Festival. We teamed up with City Pages again this year to commission a piece of artwork made entirely out of lottery tickets that was showcased at the festival. Check out Scott Wentzka's vision to turn lottery tickets into a lasting piece of art on the Minnesota Lottery Blog.

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.

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