DC Lottery in the Community

Founded in 1982, the DC Lottery is the District of Columbia Government agency that regulates the sale of gaming products and charitable gaming activities in the District of Columbia. Since its inception, the DC Lottery has awarded more than $3 billion in prizes, transferred more than $2 billion to the District’s General Fund which supports essential services in the District. Our licensing of charitable gaming activities has helped local nonprofits raise more than $130 million in support of social causes.

Latest News

Washington,D.C. - 11/26/2019
Office of Lottery and Gaming to Release Sports Wagering License Applications on December 3

License applications for privately operated sports wagering will be available Tuesday, Dec. 3, the Office of Lottery and Gaming (OLG) announced today. The applications will be available through the OLG’s new online application portal, which will be accessible via the OLG’s sports wagering microsite, dclotterysportsbetting.com, and through the Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affair’s (DCRA) business licensing portal, dcra.dc.gov.

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Washington,D.C. - 11/05/2019
DC Lottery’s Holiday-Themed Games Offer $989,707 in Instant-Win Cash Prizes and Second Chances to Stuff Your Stocking with $20,020!

The DC Lottery’s new holiday-themed games are on sale now at lottery retailers throughout the District delivering to players a sleigh full of instant-win cash prizes totaling more than $989,707, as well as second chance opportunities to win up to $20,020 in weekly drawings.

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Community Involvement

Capital Fortune at Union Station
Capital Fortune at Union Station

On September 22, 2019, an excited crowd of DC Lottery players gathered for another winning opportunity at Union Station.

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Washington Nationals Community Spotlight
Washington Nationals Community Spotlight

On Thursday, September 26, 2019, the DC Lottery was proud to partner with the Washington Nationals for their Community Spotlight awards.

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Golden Pick Challenge
Golden Pick Challenge

This exclusive onsite winning opportunity took place at Audi Field on September 22, 2019.

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Lucky Tailgate Tour
Lucky Tailgate Tour

Huddle up with the DC Lottery for the Lucky Tailgate Tour!

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Play Appreciation and Lucky Tailgate Tour
Player Appreciation and Lucky Tailgate Tour

On Thursday, October 17, 2019, the DC Lottery held an exclusive Players Appreciation celebration.

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Awards Received by DC Lottery

American Advertising (Addy) Awards
  • 2017 Silver: Television, "Unless I Win the Lottery - Mount Rushmore"
  • 2015 Silver: Radio, "Department of National Insecurity" Campaign
  • 2015 Silver: Radio, "Department of National Insecurity" Campaign - "Clumsy Jack"
  • 2013 Silver: Television, "Chances" Campaign
  • 2012 Best of Broadcast, "Intervention" Campaign
  • 2012 Silver: TV, "Intervention" Campaign
  • 2012 Gold: Integrated Media Campaign, "Intervention"
  • 2012 Gold: Radio, "Intervention" Campaign
Fleurry Awards
  • 2017 Fleurry Award, "Neighborhoods"
  • 2012 Excellence in Instant Game Advertising
Telly Awards
  • 2018 Craft Cinematography for Local TV (Gold) “Neighborhoods”
  • 2018 People’s Telly: Local TV Commercial for Local TV (Bronze) “Neighborhoods”
  • 2018 General Entertainment for Branded Content (Bronze) “Neighborhoods”
  • 2018 General Entertainment for Local TV (Bronze) “Neighborhoods”
  • 2018 Craft-Videography/Cinematography for Branded Content (Bronze) “Neighborhoods”
  • 2017 Entertainment Local TV, "Unless I Win the Lottery - Mount Rushmore"
  • 2017 Craft Animation Local TV, "Unless I Win the Lottery - Mount Rushmore"
  • 2017 Branding Local TV, "Luck Comes Out to Play"
  • 2017 Entertainment Local TV, "Luck" TV Spot - "Sunrise"
  • 2016 "Unless I Win the Lottery" TV Spot - "Zombie" for Walking Dead scratcher
  • 2016 "Unless I Win the Lottery" TV Spot - "Tall/Small" for Washington Wizards scratcher
  • 2015 "Unless I Win the Lottery" TV Spot
  • 2015 "Real Winners" TV Spot
  • 2014 Telly Award "Shooting Star" TV Spot
North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries (NASPL) Awards:
  • 2018 Buddy Roogow Innovation Award for Best New Instant Game - "Neighborhoods"
  • 2017 Buddy Roogow Innovation Award for Best New Instant Game - "DC-7s"
  • 2016 Finalist for Best New Instate Game - "You Decide 2016"
  • 2015 Finalist, Best New Instant Game - "CODEBREAKER"
  • 2015 Best Integrated TV Campaign - "Unless I Win the Lottery"
  • 2014 "Shooting Star" TV Spot
  • 2013 Radio Ad Award
  • 2013 Batchy Finalist Radio Ad
  • 2013 Batchey Winner Best TV or Radio Spot
  • 2013 Hickey Finalist
  • 2011 Best New Draw Game - "Fast Play Games"

Contact DC Lottery Media Relations

Have questions about how DC Lottery works with the community? Want to get in touch?

202-645-8006 info@dclottery.com

Winning Numbers

DC-2

  • 7
  • 9
12/9/2019 Mid-day
  • 3
  • 5
12/8/2019 Evening

DC-3

  • 7
  • 1
  • 5
12/9/2019 Mid-day
  • 7
  • 1
  • 2
12/8/2019 Evening

DC-4

  • 9
  • 4
  • 5
  • 0
12/9/2019 Mid-day
  • 3
  • 1
  • 4
  • 5
12/8/2019 Evening

DC-5

  • 0
  • 3
  • 5
  • 1
  • 7
12/9/2019 Mid-day
  • 9
  • 7
  • 3
  • 1
  • 2
12/8/2019 Evening

Powerball

  • 18
  • 42
  • 53
  • 62
  • 66
  • 25
  • 3x
12/7/2019

Lucky For Life™

  • 3
  • 11
  • 16
  • 19
  • 32
  • 3
12/5/2019

Mega Millions

  • 20
  • 31
  • 40
  • 46
  • 61
  • 20
  • 5x
12/6/2019