40 years in the game, and we’re just getting started. We’re celebrating our 40th Anniversary all year long with events, swag, and, of course, wins! Check out our 40th Anniversary video, and stay tuned for more winning opportunities.




40th Anniversary Scratchers

Collect the all-new 40th Anniversary scratchers for a chance to win up to $3.5 million in total cash prizes! Lots of people Win with DC Lottery!

Second Chance

Enter your NON-WINNING tickets into the 2nd chance and win up to $160,000! We are giving away prizes all year long!

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Journey to 40

Celebrating 40 Years in the Game

The DC Lottery is woven into the cultural fabric of the District. We've been here. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the DC Lottery. To date, we’ve contributed more than $2.3 billion to the District of Columbia’s General Fund to support essential city services including education, public safety, and infrastructure.

40 Years in the Game

40 Years of Giving

We put the FUN in fundraising. By licensing charitable gaming events like raffles, Bingo, and Monte Carlo Nights, the DC Lottery has helped local nonprofits raise more than $135 million in support of local social causes. Find out more by clicking the link below.

Winner Spotlight

40 Years of Winning

Since its inception, the DC Lottery has awarded more than $4.4 billion in prizes! Monthly, we award millions to our players. If you or someone you know has a winning story please share using the link below! LOTS OF PEOPLE WIN!

Carlos Mabry - Winner of Powerball's First Millionaire of the Year!