Lucky Day Lotto® Jackpot Drawing
Better Prizes, Bigger Jackpots and Still Only $1!
Lucky Day Lotto is an Illinois-only jackpot game with two daily draws—any day could be your lucky day! Play EZmatch™ for $1 more for a chance to win up to $5,000 instantly! With a $100,000 starting jackpot and the best odds of any jackpot game, you won’t want to miss this lucky-day-making player favorite.
Drawings are held daily at 12:40 p.m. and 9:22 p.m. CST and will be available for viewing on the Daily Drawings page as well as the Illinois Lottery YouTube channel shortly after the drawing. Watch the Drawing.
Each ticket costs $1
Lucky Day Lotto EZmatch Bonus Days are back! From September 4th, 2016 until until December 10th, 2016 play Lucky Day Lotto with EZmatch for your chance to instantly win a prize immediately payable at retail. Don’t miss out!
- New prize structure loaded with prizes $5–$500
- Better odds to win instantly on all prize divisions
- New $25 prize and $500 top prize
- Increased minimum prize from $2 to $5
- All prizes are payable at retail
- Please visit the Lucky Day Lotto EZ Match Tab to learn more about how to play EZ Match
- Click here to view the full Lucky Day Lotto EZ Match Bonus Days FAQ
- Official Rules for Lucky Day Lotto EZ Match Bonus Days are available here
Available at retail only (not available online or through the mobile app). Promotion ends December 10, 2016.
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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How to Play
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.
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 "Add to Cart" and you are on your way to starting your lucky day with a Lucky Day Lotto® subscription.
Add EZmatch For A Chance To Win instantly!
Adding EZmatch™ to your Lucky Day Lotto ticket gives you all the fun of your favorite draw game plus the chance to win 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 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.
Where can I find the winning numbers?
Winning numbers can be found on the Illinois Lottery website: www.illinoislottery.com or the Illinois Lottery Mobile App.
Where can I find information on how to play Lucky Day Lotto, as well as how to play my numbers in multiple drawings?
You can find information on how to play Lucky Day Lotto at retail or online, how to win, and information on our popular Multidraw option all on the Lucky Day Lotto page of the Illinois Lottery website. Simply select the appropriate tab: "How to Play at Retail," "How to Play Online," or "How to Win."
When do the drawings take place?
Drawings occur daily at 12:40 p.m. CST, for the midday draw, and 9:22 p.m. CST, for the evening drawing.
Where can I find Lucky Day Lotto prize information?
The prize payout information for Lucky Day Lotto jackpots will be on updated on www.illinoislottery.com and on the Illinois Lottery Mobile App following scheduled drawings.
Can I play Lucky Day Lotto on the internet?
Yes, you can purchase a Lucky Day Lotto subscription on the Illinois Lottery Mobile App or at www.illinoislottery.com. You can also purchase multidraws (up to 25 consecutive drawings) at your local Illinois Lottery retailer.
Can I purchase EZmatch on the internet?
No, EZmatch is not available for purchase on the internet. Lucky Day Lotto with EZmatch is available for purchase at Illinois Lottery retailers.
Is Lucky Day Lotto available for purchase on the Illinois Lottery Mobile App?
Yes, you can purchase up to a 52 week 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 device to download the app.
Did I 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. You can cash your prize up to $600 at most lottery retailers. Find a prize claim center near you, to cash prizes over $600.
Lucky Day Lotto Subscriptions FAQs
What length of subscriptions are available for Lucky Day Lotto?
You can purchase up to a 52 week subscription on the Illinois Lottery Mobile App or at www.illinoislottery.com. The option to automatically renew your subscription is also available, so you never miss a drawing.
How can I purchase a subscription for Lucky Day Lotto?
Subscribing to Lucky Day Lotto is easy. Start by visit illinoislottery.com and selecting the "Subscribe" button below the Lucky Day Lotto winning numbers. Then, pick your numbers, select the amount you'd like to play and the length of your subscription. After you've made all of your desired selections, select "Add to Cart." You can then add more tickets, or complete your purchase. You will need an Illinois Lottery online account to subscribe, so you will either need to sign in or register to complete your subscription purchase. Learn more about Illinois Lottery subscriptions and playing online.
Do I have the same options for my Lucky Day Lotto tickets with subscriptions that I have in the retail stores?
You have similar options to what you have in retail stores. You cannot, however, select a specific draw time (Midday or Evening) or elect to play EZmatch. For a subscriptions purchase, you are only able to play your selected numbers for consecutive drawings for the length of your selected subscription. For example, a one week subscription would play the selected numbers in the next 14 draws, 7 midday and 7 evening
Can I subscribe on the Mobile App?
Yes, you can subscribe to Lucky Day Lotto via the Illinois Lottery Mobile App or website. Learn more about the Illinois Lottery Mobile App.
How do I buy more than one set of numbers?
After you have created your ticket and added one set of numbers to your shopping cart, an "Add Another Game" section will appear under your ticket details. Just select the "Subscribe" button under the Lucky Day Lotto logo to add more tickets. Learn more about the online shopping cart and other online play features.
I purchased a Lucky Day Lotto subscription. When does my subscription start?
Your subscription will start with the next available drawing.
What happens when my subscription ends?
When the end of your subscription is approaching, you will receive a notification email of the approaching end date. If you set up auto renew, a new subscription with the same numbers and same options will be re-purchased for the same length as the original subscription. Your credit card will be charged 2 days prior to your subscription end date.
If you do not have auto renew selected, your subscription will end, but you can always change your auto renew status. Just log in to your Illinois Lottery online account and go to My Account>>My Subscriptions. Identify the subscription you wish to renew and click the "View" (eye) icon and you'll see your subscription details. Toggle the "Auto-Renew" button to "Yes" and select "Submit."
My subscription is over and I want to replay my numbers. How can I do that?
If your subscription has already ended, you can easily replay your original numbers with the same options by copying your subscription. Just log in to your Illinois Lottery online account and go to My Account>>My Subscriptions and identify the subscription you wish to replay under the "Expired Subscriptions" tab. Click the "Copy" (stacked squares) icon and the options for that subscription will be visible. You can then add those numbers to your cart as is, or make edits to your subscription details. Your new subscription will start with the next available draw as long as you have completed your purchase prior to 12:35 p.m. for Midday drawings and 9:15 p.m. for Evening drawings.