Lucky Day Lotto® Jackpot Drawing
Better Prizes, Bigger Jackpots and Still Only $1!
The Lucky Day Lotto that you love, keeps getting better! We’ve recently doubled the Match 4 prize to $200 and increased the Match 3 prize to $15. EZMatch now offers new and exciting prizes! 1st and 2nd prizes are now 10X larger and the base prize has increased to $2. Subscribe to Lucky Day Lotto and never miss a lucky moment!
Each ticket costs $1
Latest Draw Results
Midday Draw (12:40pm)
Lucky Day Lotto Midday Prize Payouts
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Evening Draw (09:22pm)
Lucky Day Lotto Evening Prize Payouts
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Pick five lucky numbers 1 through 45 or try Quick Pick to have your numbers randomly generated.
Add even more fun and more ways to win for just an additional $1 to play! When you purchase EZmatch, a second set of numbers will be selected and printed on your ticket. Learn More.
Mark "yes" to play your same numbers for multiple drawings. Request the number of drawings, up to 25 consecutive midday, evening or both midday and evening drawings, from your retailer's cashier. Each game costs $1 to play.
Choose your favorite draw time, or both. Lucky Day Lotto is drawn daily at 12:40pm & 9:22pm.
Add EZmatch to win up to $5,000 instantly!
Adding EZmatch™ to your Lucky Day Lotto ticket gives you all the fun of your favorite draw game plus the chance to win up to $5,000 instantly—for only an additional $1!
When you purchase EZmatch, a second set of five numbers is printed on your ticket. Match any EZmatch number to any of your Lucky Day Lotto numbers and instantly win the EZmatch prize amount shown. It’s that simple!
How to Play
Adding EZmatch costs an additional $1 per game. Select your Lucky Day Lotto numbers and select EZmatch on your play slip or ask your Lottery retailer for a Lucky Day Lotto with EZmatch Quick Pick. Adding EZmatch applies to all games on a play slip. Each Lucky Day Lotto game played with EZmatch will be printed on a separate ticket.
How to Win
Five EZmatch numbers with corresponding EZmatch prize amounts are printed on your ticket below your Lucky Day Lotto numbers. Match any EZmatch number to any of your Lucky Day Lotto numbers on the same ticket and win the prize amount shown instantly!
Did you win?
Scan the barcode of your ticket at your favorite Illinois Lottery retailer to learn if you’re an EZmatch winner.
Your Lucky Day Lotto with EZmatch ticket is good for the Lucky Day Lotto drawing(s) you chose, as well. If you cash your EZmatch winnings, the retailer will give you an exchange ticket so that you can still participate in the drawing(s) using the same numbers as originally chosen. Depending on the numbers drawn, you could win twice on the same ticket-in the Lucky Day Lotto drawing AND by playing EZmatch!
How to SubscribeLucky Day Lotto® is a fun and easy game to play! To play Lucky Day Lotto®, follow these easy steps and you are on your way to starting your Lucky Day!
stepSelect the amount of tickets that you would like to purchase.
stepPick your numbers by choosing your own numbers or by using "Quick Pick Numbers" to make your selection.
stepNew! Select the length of your subscription. You can now choose 1 week all the way up to 52 weeks. Try a 1 week subscription today!
stepCheck this box if you want to automatically renew your subscription. If you do not want to automatically renew, skip to the next step.
stepSelect "Buy Now" and you are on your way to starting your lucky day with a Lucky Day Lotto® subscription.
How to Win
Match two or more of your numbers in the same game panel to the winning Lucky Day Lotto® numbers and you win! If you played Lucky Day Lotto with EZmatch™, match any EZmatch™ number to any of your Lucky Day Lotto® numbers and win the prize shown, instantly! Check out the charts below for Lucky Day Lotto and Lucky Day Lotto® with EZmatch™ prize information.
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Did You Win?
To see if you’ve won, enter your numbers into the Winning Number History Search or scan the barcode on your ticket at your favorite Illinois Lottery retailer. Good luck!
You can cash your prize up to $600 at most lottery retailers. Find a prize claim center near you, to cash prizes over $600.
Frequently Asked Questions
Why is Lucky Day Lotto® changing?
We understand that Lucky Day Lotto® has a loyal player base and we always want to do our best to make sure our products satisfy you. Feedback from players and retailers suggests that bigger jackpots would make this favorite game more interesting and appealing. The upcoming game change addresses the desire for bigger jackpots. We are changing Lucky Day Lotto® to enable larger jackpots and bigger 2nd and 3rd prizes.
Does Lucky Day Lotto® still cost $1 to play?
Yes. You will now get a bigger and better Lucky Day Lotto® for the same price, with the same draw times.
How big will the NEW Lucky Day Lotto® jackpots be?
On average, NEW Lucky Day Lotto® jackpots will double in size and will be able to roll up to $1 million or more! This change will be enabled by the numbers played change: 5 numbers will be drawn out of 45 instead of 5 out of 39.
Are the other prizes for the Lucky Day Lotto® base game still the same?
No. We are making most non-jackpot prizes sweeter, too! The Match 4 prize is now doubled to $200, and the Match 3 prize was increased to $15.
Is EZmatch changing?
Yes – and in a great way! The 1st and 2nd EZmatch prizes will now be 10X bigger! The 1st prize will be $5,000 and the 2nd prize will be $1,000.
Will EZmatch still be available for both drawings?
Yes. You can still select EZmatch for both drawings, seven days a week. The choice to add EZmatch applies to all games played on the play slip.
Will the odds of playing Lucky Day Lotto® remain the same?
No. To keep the price of the game the same and provide bigger jackpots and Match 4 prizes, the odds of the game were adjusted. The overall odds for Lucky Day Lotto® are now 1:11.
Will the odds of playing EZmatch remain the same?
The overall odds for EZmatch are improving from 1:4.89 to 1:4.75!
Will jackpots still start at $100,000?
Yes. The jackpot will continue to start at $100,000 and grow each time the jackpot is not hit.
Will there still be two drawings a day?
Yes. There will be no change to the drawing schedule for Lucky Day Lotto®.
How many draws can be played at one time?
You can choose to play up to 25 consecutive draws. You can select consecutive Midday draws, consecutive Evening draws, or consecutive draws for both Midday and Evening draws. Remember, the new Lucky Day Lotto® play slips will now allow you to select your preferred draw time and will also include a Multidraw selection box.
Do I use a new playslip?
Yes. You will now choose 5 numbers out of 45 instead of 39; the play slip is being updated to reflect the new game. Additionally, the updated Lucky Day Lotto® play slips will now allow you to choose your draw time! You can select Midday, Evening, or Both for each Lucky Day Lotto® play slip you fill out. This draw time selection will be applicable for all game panels on one play slip.
Where can Lucky Day Lotto® drawing results be found?
You can always find results for Lucky Day Lotto® drawings at www.illinoislottery.com.
Lucky Day Lotto® Subscriptions
Is Lucky Day Lotto® available for subscription purchase on the Illinois Lottery mobile app?
Yes. You can now purchase a Lucky Day Lotto® subscription on the Illinois Lottery mobile app, as well as check winning numbers and find lottery retailers. If you have an Apple iPhone®, the app can be downloaded from the iTunes® store. If you have an Android® device, visit www.illinoislottery.com from your mobile site to download the app.
Is Lucky Day Lotto® still available for subscription purchase on the Illinois Lottery website?
Yes. You can still purchase Lucky Day Lotto® subscriptions at www.illinoislottery.com
Did my Lucky Day Lotto® subscription change?
Lucky Day Lotto® subscribers were given the option to change their selected numbers to account for the new number range 2 weeks prior to the game change. If you selected new numbers, your subscription changed. If you did not select new numbers, your subscription will remain with your old numbers.
How will I know if my Lucky Day Lotto® numbers changed?
If you changed your Lucky Day Lotto® subscription numbers, you should have received an email on July 13, 2014 with details on your new subscription numbers and details on your previous subscription numbers.
I changed my Lucky Day Lotto® subscription numbers. Did my subscription end date change?
No. Your subscription end date will remain the same as your original purchase. The only thing that will change is the numbers.
Can I change my Lucky Day Lotto® numbers now?
No. No changes can be made to current Lucky Day Lotto® subscriptions. Your current numbers will remain through the end of your subscription.
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