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Do you love dreaming about how you'd spend thousands, or even millions, of dollars winning a lotto game jackpot? Or do you like the excitement of instant win scratch games, or the extended fun of playing Print-N-Play? No matter your favorite, the Minnesota Lottery has everything from lotto games to instant win scratch games, Raffle and extended-play Print-N-Play tickets. Explore our games and join in on the fun! Remember, you can't win if you don't play!

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Jackpot Game Comparisons Set Prize Games
Powerball® Mega
Millions®
Hot
Lotto®
Gopher 5® Northstar
Cash®
All or
Nothing®
Daily 3®

Price of ticket

$2

$1

$1

$1

$1

$1

$.50 – $5.00

Starting jackpot
or top prize
$40 million $15 million $1 million $100,000 $25,000 $100,000
top prize
$500 top
prize (on
$1 bet)
Number of
lotteries where
game is sold
45 45 16 Minnesota
only
Minnesota
only
Minnesota
and Iowa
Minnesota
only
Odds of
winning a
prize (approx.)
1 in 175.2
million
1 in 258.89
million
1 in 29.1
million
1 in 1.5
million
1 in
169,911
2 in
2.7 million
1 in 1,000
to win
top prize
Other prizes
available
1 in 31.8 1 in 14.7 1 in 17 1 in 12 1 in 6 1 in 4.54 Varies by
bet type
How to play

Pick 5 of 59
white balls
and a
Powerball
of 1 of 35
Pick 5 of
75 white
balls and a
Mega Ball
of 1 of 15
Pick 5 of
47 white
balls and
a Hot Ball
of 1 of 19
Pick 5
of 47
Pick 5
of 31
Pick 12
of 24
Pick 1, 2 or
3 numbers
from 0 to 9
Game prize
multiplier
Power Play® Megaplier® Sizzler®
Jackpot payment
options
30-payment
annuity or
cash option
30-payment
annuity or
cash option
Cash** Cash Cash Cash Cash
Drawing times
and days
9:59 p.m.
Wednesday
and Saturday
10 p.m.
Tuesday
and Friday
9:40 p.m.
Wednesday
and Saturday
6:26 p.m.
Monday,
Wednesday
and Friday
6:25 p.m.
Daily
12:45 p.m.
and
8:45 p.m.
Daily
6:26 p.m.
Daily
Biggest MN
winner
$228.9
million
$1
million
$10.8
million
$2
million
$236,073 (new game)

Number of
MN winners

22 jackpot
winners
10 jackpot
winners
Average
12 jackpot
winners
each year
Average
1 jackpot
winner
per week
(new game) Average
11 $500
top prizes
each day

* As of 12/13/13
** Federal (25)% and State (7.25%) withholding taxes will be paid. Any additional tax liability is the responsibility of the winner.