clear spacer

News Releases


News Release RSS Feed

WE HAVE WINNERS! Two $50,000 Winners Among the 63,074 Winning Tickets Sold in DC

Washington,D.C. , 01/14/2016 -
WASHINGTON, D.C. – With the close of the WORLD’S LARGEST JACKPOT—the $1.5 Billion Powerball jackpot game held on January 13, 2016—players in the District like the rest of the country are taking a collective breath and checking their tickets for winners.
View the news release

IT’S THE REALLY BIG ONE! WEDNESDAY’S $1.5 BILLION JACKPOT IS LARGEST IN WORLD HISTORY

Washington,D.C. , 01/13/2016 -
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Like the 46 other lottery jurisdictions in the continental US and its territories, the DC Lottery is bracing itself for the Powerball game to be held on Wednesday, January 13, 2016. The $1.5 Billion jackpot (cash value estimated at $930 Million) is expected to generate a significant number of winners on multiple prize levels. In addition to the Grand Prize jackpot, the Second Prize is $1,000,000, and there are other cash prizes ranging from $4 to $50,000. All prizes but the Grand Prize could be doubled using the $1 Power Play add-on feature.
View the news release

HIT OF A LIFETIME: POWERBALL JACKPOT REACHES ONE BILLION DOLLARS!

Washington,D.C. , 01/10/2016 -
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The question has been brewing in lottery retailer lines, on social media, in professional offices—could the already astounding close to $1 billion Powerball jackpot really reach that mark? Now, we know. It could. And, it did. The jackpot for the Powerball game to be held on Saturday, January 9, 2016 has now reached an unprecedented $1,300,000,000. The cash value is ($806,000,000).
View the news release

BUMP, BUMP, BUMP IT UP! POWERBALL JACKPOT HITS $900 MILLION!

Washington,D.C. , 01/09/2016 -
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The last Powerball Grand Prize winner was November 4, 2015. The Jackpot amount was $144.1 million. Then, it was reset to its base amount of $40 million and has been rolling ever since. At this time, it stands at an astounding $900 million for the Saturday, January 9 game with the possibility of even more increases or bumps in the jackpot amount.
View the news release

BUMP, BUMP, BUMP IT UP! POWERBALL JACKPOT HITS $800 MILLION!

Washington,D.C. , 01/08/2016 -
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The last Powerball Grand Prize winner was November 4, 2015. The Jackpot amount was $144.1 million. Then, it was reset to its base amount of $40 million and has been rolling ever since. At this time, it stands at an astounding $800 million for the Saturday, January 9 game with the possibility of even more increases or bumps in the jackpot amount.
View the news release

NOW, $700 MILLION, POWERBALL IS THE LARGEST JACKPOT IN US HISTORY!

Washington,D.C. , 01/07/2016 -
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The $700 million Powerball jackpot for Saturday, January 9’s game will be the largest in US history. The cash value is $428 million. And, there may be more increases to come as the projected sales are likely to drive the jackpot even closer to if not hitting the $1 billion mark.
View the news release

TONIGHT’S POWERBALL JACKPOT, NOW $500 MILLION!

Washington,D.C. , 01/06/2016 -
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The jackpot for tonight’s POWERBALL game has bumped again to $500 million! The jackpot for the this game is the fourth highest in the history of this national jackpot game that is $2 to play and can be purchased in Washington, DC, 44 states, Puerto Rico, and the US Virgin Islands.
View the news release

POWERBALL JACKPOT BUMPS TO $450 MILLION

Washington,D.C. , 01/05/2016 -
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Temperatures might be freezing, but the excitement about the climbing $450,000,000 jackpot for Wednesday’s POWERBALL game is approaching fever pitch. The jackpot for the upcoming game will be the fourth highest in the history of this national jackpot game that is $2 to play and can be purchased in Washington, DC, 44 states, Puerto Rico, and the US Virgin Islands.
View the news release

CURE FOR THE COLD? JACKPOT FEVER! POWERBALL JACKPOT REACHES $400 MILLION

Washington,D.C. , 01/04/2016 -
It’s catching! The excitement about the mounting $400,000,000 jackpot for Wednesday’s POWERBALL game is approaching fever pitch. The jackpot for the upcoming game will be the sixth highest in the history of this national jackpot game that is $2 to play and can be purchased in Washington, DC, 44 states, Puerto Rico, and the US Virgin Islands.
View the news release

SCORE SOME CASH with the DC Lottery at Union Station

Washington,D.C. , 11/13/2015 -
The DC Lottery celebrates its new $5 Washington Wizards scratch ticket with games, special onsite promotions, and two chances to win $3,000 in the always exciting Money Machine. And, that’s just the warm-up. Alumni player Michael Adams, G-Wiz, and Wizards’ cheerleaders are all on the team to make this ticket a slam dunk!
View the news release




Social Media

       

Winning Numbers

Past Winning Numbers
  • Lucky for Life

    2/4/2016
    5-8-22-23-34
    Lucky Ball = 5

  • Mega Millions

    2/5/2016
    4-6-23-55-75
    Mega Ball = 2
    Megaplier = 3

  • Powerball

    2/6/2016
    4-13-31-36-52
    Powerball = 8
    Power Play = 3

  • Hot Lotto

    2/6/2016
    6-12-13-38-43
    Hot Ball = 1

  • DC3

    Mid-Day 2/7/2016
    6-0-8

    Evening 2/7/2016
    4-1-2
  • DC4

    Mid-Day 2/7/2016
    8-2-3-4

    Evening 2/7/2016
    1-2-7-6
  • DC5

    Mid-Day 2/7/2016
    4-4-4-5-3

    Evening 2/7/2016
    0-0-0-8-7
Return Home