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.
Washington, DC – TODAY, the DC Lottery debuts the Roaring Cash instant scratcher game. The $20 ticket features more than $3.9 million in total cash prizes, including three $250,000 instant “scratch and win” prizes.
WASHINGTON, DC–The DC Lottery is helping to raise awareness of the risks of underage gambling this holiday season by reminding shoppers that scratch tickets and other lottery games are not suitable gift for minors. In partnership with the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG), the DC Lottery is leveraging its network of retailers, digital and social media channels and advertising assets to share the important message that lottery is not child’s play.
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.
On September 22, 2019, an excited crowd of DC Lottery players gathered for another winning opportunity at Union Station.
On Thursday, September 26, 2019, the DC Lottery was proud to partner with the Washington Nationals for their Community Spotlight awards.
This exclusive onsite winning opportunity took place at Audi Field on September 22, 2019.
Huddle up with the DC Lottery for the Lucky Tailgate Tour!
On Thursday, October 17, 2019, the DC Lottery held an exclusive Players Appreciation celebration.
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