News Releases

DC Lottery Marks Historic $970 Million Mega Millions Jackpot with “Only in DC” Tour

Washington,D.C. - 10/18/2018

Responding to player excitement about the estimated $970 million Mega Millions jackpot for Friday’s game—the largest in Mega Millions history—the DC Lottery will take winning on the road visiting select DC Lottery retailer locations with special gifts for players, an appearance from one of Washington’s favorite power couples—the Mega Millions and Powerball mascots—and exclusive “only in DC” promotions.

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Jumping Jackpots! Mega Millions Top Prize Soars to $900 Million

Washington,D.C. - 10/17/2018

The Mega Millions jackpot has experienced yet another bump. Currently at an estimated $900 million for Friday night’s drawing, this is the highest jackpot ever for the Mega Millions game and the second-largest jackpot in US lottery history. The cash option for this record-shattering prize is an estimated $513.4 million.

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$10 Million Cash Extravaganza Winner

Washington,D.C. - 10/16/2018

In the midst of nationwide lottery buzz around two rapidly-escalating jackpots that now total more than $1.2 billion—the DC Lottery awarded its first $1 million grand prize its new $10 Million Cash Extravaganza scratcher. The winner—Mr. Mesfin Asmare—a District resident, purchased his winning ticket at Fair Liquors, 5008 New Hampshire Avenue, NW.

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Neighborhoods Ticket Wins Best New Instant Game Award

Washington,D.C. - 10/04/2018

The DC Lottery received the Buddy Roogow Innovation Award for “Best New Instant Game of 2018” by the North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries (NASPL) at its annual conference held last week in Cleveland, OH.

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$596 million is up for grabs RIGHT NOW!

Washington,D.C. - 10/02/2018

$596 Million Combined Jackpot Release

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DC LOTTERY’S LAUNCHES WASHINGTON CAPITALS ® 2018 STANLEY CUP CHAMPIONS SCRATCHER

Washington,D.C. - 10/02/2018

Stanley Cup Champions Scratcher Release

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Player Alert: DC Lottery Launches Website

Washington,D.C. - 09/04/2018

Player Alert: DC Lottery Launches Website Refresh Effective September 4, 2018 New Look. Same Winning Experience.

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$10 Million Cash Extravaganza

Washington,D.C. - 08/29/2018

Ten million reasons to play new scratcher from the DC Lottery

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DC Man Wakes Up to News He Won Half A Million Dollars

Washington,D.C. - 05/02/2018

Lewis Hollins named $500,000 Neighborhoods Second Chance Contest's Grand Prize Winner

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Powerball Power Cruise 2.0 Sets Sail

Washington,D.C. - 04/13/2018

Announcement of Powerball Power Cruise promotion

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Winning Numbers

DC-2

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  • 8
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  • 5
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DC-3

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  • 6
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  • 6
  • 6
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DC-4

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  • 8
  • 0
  • 1
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  • 8
  • 8
  • 6
  • 8
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DC-5

  • 2
  • 7
  • 0
  • 5
  • 9
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  • 7
  • 7
  • 8
  • 5
  • 4
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Powerball

  • 16
  • 54
  • 57
  • 62
  • 69
  • 23
  • 2x
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Lucky For Life™

  • 4
  • 21
  • 24
  • 30
  • 31
  • 16
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Mega Millions

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  • 23
  • 53
  • 65
  • 70
  • 7
  • 2x
10/19/2018