Lucky Weekend in Illinois: Two Jackpots Won!
CHICAGO, IL – If you recently purchased a Lucky Day Lotto ticket, you may want to check it right away! A convenience store in Prospect Heights sold a $600,000 winning ticket in the Friday, February 1, evening draw and a convenience store in Oak Lawn sold a $250,000 winning ticket in the Sunday, February 3, evening draw.
The winning Quick Pick ticket in the Friday, February 1, evening
The winning Quick Pick ticket in the Sunday, February 3, evening
The Illinois Lottery urges the lucky winners to sign the back of the ticket and keep it in a safe place until they call 1-800-252-1775 or visit one of the Lottery’s five Prize Centers in Chicago, Des Plaines, Rockford, Springfield or Fairview Heights. Winners have one year from the original drawing date to claim their prize. For more information or to subscribe online, please visit illinoislottery.com.
Founded in 1974, the Illinois Lottery has contributed over $20 billion (since 1985) to the state’s Common School Fund to assist K-12 public schools, as well as hundreds of millions of dollars to the Capital Projects Fund and to special causes like Illinois Veterans services, the fight against breast cancer, MS research, Special Olympics and assistance for people living with HIV/AIDS. In addition to playing in-store, the Illinois Lottery offers online and mobile play for all draw-based Illinois Lottery games at illinoislottery.com. Players must be at least 18 years old.