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Hook a Big Win!

Pick up a Hardcore Cash scratch ticket at your lottery retailer and you could win up $15,000 instantly or enter for your second chance to win $1,500 cash and $1,500 worth of premium ice fishing gear from Ice Force.

Win An Easy 500 Bucks!

Play Minnesota's own cash lotto game for your chance to win! Jackpots start at $100,000 and grow until someone wins. We've added a little extra to the pot. Five lucky winners will each win $500 in CASH. Find out if you're one of them.

Something's Strange . . . .

in the neighborhood. Pick up a $2 Ghostbusters™ scratch ticket at your Lottery retailer for the chance to instantly win up to $15,000. Didn't win? Enter for your second chance!

Get in the Game!

Pick up your Minnesota Vikings scratch ticket for your chance to win up to $100,000 instantly! Didn't win? Enter for your second chance to score 2017 season tickets, a road trip to Lambeau, merchandise and more. Get all the details!


Whip Up Some Winnings!

Find out if you've won CASH or Andrew Zimmern merchandise in the final Potlucky drawing.

Discover the world of Andrew Zimmern's Potlucky Kitchen. See how he creates his one-of-a kind dishes and download his recipes.

Hop to it!

More than 200 players won prizes just by entering their non-winning Frogger scratch tickets. We always have more ways for you to win. Check back often to find out how you can get in on all the fun!

Free Contests

The Weather Outside is Frightful!

Winter is here and the holidays are coming. It's time to get dressed for the season! We've got some fabulously ugly sweaters to give away and we'll even throw in $50 in Cabin Fever scratch tickets to help keep you warm. Enter today!

Stuff Your Stocking!

Holiday scratch tickets are on sale now at your Lottery retailer. $1 ‘Tis the Season, $2 Happy Holidays, $3 Classic Holiday Crossword and $5 Cabin Fever. There are a ton of prizes from $1 all they way up to the top prize on Cabin Fever of $75,000.

Did you win $100 in our Holiday scratch tickets? Find out!

Goin' Bowlin'

Gopher Football is going to a bowl game! One winner will receive round trip airfare, deluxe accommodations for two and two tickets to the bowl game. Who's is going to the game? Find out now.

Run with the Wolves!

Find out if you won a pair of tickets to a Timberwolves home game in December.

Lookin' Good!

Find out if you were one of our lucky Minnesota Lottery Players Club members that won a long-sleeved, limited edition, Raffle t-shirt reserved just for you.



Come on Out to a Wolves Game!

Join us at Target Center for the Timberwolves game on Sunday, December 11. We'll be playing games to give away prizes on the concourse on game night. Check out some of the fun we've had!

Celebrating Everything Purple and Gold!

We had a great time tailgating on the Medtronic Plaza outside U.S. Bank Stadium before some really fun Vikings games. Check out the pre-game fun!

To kick off the Minnesota Vikings scratch ticket, we headed down to Mankato for Vikings Training Camp and surprised fans in the stands. Find out what happens when your tweet catches our attention.

It Was a Great State Fair

Another Great Minnesota Get Together is over and done. It was an epic 12 days of fabulous weather and record attendance. Thank you to everyone that stopped by our booth to play along with us. Take a look at some of the fun we had!

Dance Party

We had a great time at the Basilica Block Party. The music was awesome and the crowd was super fun.

Take a look!

Northern Spark

The Mill District of Minneapolis comes alive for Northern Spark, a dusk to dawn festival of light and art. The focus of this year's festival was Earth's changing environment. We asked, "What can we do to combat climate change?" See the response we got.

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