How to Play LuckyDay Lotto

Lucky Day Lotto is Illinois Lottery’s only Jackpot game that draws twice a day, that too seven days a week! So as the game suggests any day could be your lucky day! Grab your winning tickets now! The game features a jackpot that starts at $100,000 and keeps on rolling until there’s a top prize winner. Not limiting your lottery win here, for an additional $1, you get to play EZmatch that gives you the chance to win up to $5,000 instantly. Why miss a Lucky-day-maker lottery game!

Playing Lucky Day Lotto is extremely easy and highly rewarding. All you have to do is purchase a Lucky Day Lotto ticket worth $1 and select 5 numbers from a field of 1 to 45 and mark it on your playslip or ask for Quick Pick to get your numbers randomly generated by the terminal. The jackpot starts at $100,000 and keeps on growing until there’s a winner. If your selected lottery numbers match the drawn numbers you bag the winning lottery amounts.

Wish to crack lottery winnings instantly? The Illinois Lottery grants your wish by offering EZmatch for an additional $1. Opting EZmatch will print a second set of 5 numbers. Matching any of these EZmatch to any of your Lucky Day Lotto numbers will instantly make you win the EZmatch prize amount, up to $5,000, as indicated on the playslip!

Want to play your lucky numbers for more than one day? Illinois Lottery allows you to enter your lottery tickets for more than one day by marking the appropriate number of draws in the box and inform it to the lottery retailer. It is mandatory to mark the time of the draw you wish to play, Midday, Evening, or Both.

You need to hand over your completed playslip and payment to the retailer. In return, you will get a ticket for selected numbers, and draw time(s). Your lottery ticket is your only receipt. Ensure to check the accuracy of the numbers and sign at the back of your ticket for authentication.

Lucky Day Lotto Playing Options

  • Ask your lottery retailer for Quick Pick and leave it up to your luck.
  • Or you can specify the bet amount and bet type and select your numbers. You can purchase Playslip from any licensed lottery retailers.

Drawing Date and Time for Lucky Day Lotto

The Lucky Day Lotto drawings are held twice a day.

  • The Illinois Lottery holds the Lucky Day Lotto Midday draw approximately at 12:40 P.M. CST daily.
  • The Illinois Lottery holds the Lucky Day Lotto Evening draw approximately at 9:22 P.M. CST daily.

Official Results Of Lucky Day Lotto

  • After drawing, you can check the numbers and prizes over the official website or visit authorized Illinois Lottery retailers, or on selected TV news channels or newspapers.
  • Or you can also check your winning numbers by visiting the Illinois Lottery Youtube Channel.

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Lucky Day Lotto is extremely easy, fun, and rewarding to play. Just grab a lottery ticket for $1, select 5 numbers from a field of 1 to 45, and mark it on your playslip, or ask for Quick Pick to get your numbers randomly generated by the terminal. The jackpot starts at $100,000 and keeps on growing until there’s a winner. If your selected lottery numbers match the drawn numbers you bag the winning lottery amounts. To grab instant lottery winnings up to $5000, you can select EZmatch and match the winning numbers to mark your win.

The Lucky Day Lotto drawings are held twice a day at 12:40 P.M. and 9:22 P.M. CST for the respective Midday and Evening draws. You are eligible to purchase your lottery tickets by 12:35 and 9:15 P.M. CST for the respective draws for that particular day.

Your Lucky Day Lotto prizes can be claimed within a period of 365 days from the date of the drawing. If not redeemed within the stipulated time, the winnings are fortified.

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Rules Governing LuckyDay Lotto

  • The legal age of playing the Illinois Lottery is 18 years.
  • Players are responsible to ensure the accuracy of their ticket, not the retailers or authorities.
  • Players need to claim their winnings within a valid time period of 365 days else their winnings will be fortified.
  • All games are strictly subjected to the Illinois State Laws.
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Claiming a Prize from the LuckyDay Lotto Lottery

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  • As per the rules by Illinois Lottery, your original winning ticket is the only valid receipt for prize claims.
  • Your lottery ticket is a bearer instrument, which means anyone who possesses the ticket is the winner.

Quick Facts

  • Game type: Daily Draw Game
  • Game Format: 5/45
  • Game availability:Exclusively available in Illinois only
  • Game draw days and time: Twice a day at 12:40 P.M. and 09:22 P.M. CST
  • Minimum jackpot amount: $100,000
  • Minimum cash prize: $1
  • Minimum age to play: 18
  • Jackpot odds:1 in 1,221,759
  • Game add-on option: EZ match
  • Ticket cost: $1 per play
  • Jackpot payment options: Lump-sum and Annuity
  • Lottery operator: Illinois Lottery

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