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. - 07/01/2020
DC Lottery Prize Center to Reopen for Appointment-Only Claims

Effective Monday, July 6, the DC Office of Lottery and Gaming (DC Lottery) will reopen its Prize Center to the public, by appointment only, for prize claims $5,000 or larger. The Prize Center is located on the ground level of 2235 Shannon Place, SE.

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Washington,D.C. - 06/08/2020
And, Another One! Second $25,000 A Year for Life Ticket Sold in DC in Two Months!

WASHINGTON, DC– A Lucky for Life™ ticket purchased in the District of Columbia for the Thursday, June 4, 2020 drawing matched the first five numbers selected in the multi-state lottery game to win its 2nd tier prize of $25,000 A Year for Life.

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Community Involvement

Roaring Cash Launch Event
Roaring Cash Launch Event

It was a "roaring" good time with the DC Lottery at the Roaring Cash launch event held January 16, 2020, at the Ivy City Smokehouse.

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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
  • 2020 TV Spot (Gold) “Roaring Cash”
  • 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

  • 6
  • 6
8/7/2020 Mid-day
  • 6
  • 5
8/7/2020 Evening

DC-3

  • 7
  • 7
  • 0
8/7/2020 Mid-day
  • 0
  • 4
  • 6
8/7/2020 Evening

DC-4

  • 6
  • 7
  • 2
  • 9
8/7/2020 Mid-day
  • 0
  • 6
  • 3
  • 1
8/7/2020 Evening

DC-5

  • 7
  • 2
  • 8
  • 9
  • 3
8/7/2020 Mid-day
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 7
  • 6
8/7/2020 Evening

Powerball

  • 7
  • 14
  • 17
  • 57
  • 65
  • 24
  • 5x
8/5/2020

Lucky For Life™

  • 14
  • 18
  • 30
  • 43
  • 45
  • 9
8/6/2020

Mega Millions

  • 4
  • 44
  • 53
  • 64
  • 70
  • 3
  • 2x
8/7/2020