For 50 years,
it’s been fun and
games around here.
Thanks for playing!

On May 15, 1973, the first player bought the first Maryland Lottery ticket. Since then, millions more people have played and more than $31.5 billion has been won. It’s been a half-century of huge fun.

We’re celebrating with exciting prizes and promotions!

Now Available

Gold Multiplier Scratch-Offs

Ticket on Sale 2/20

Instant Lottery Scratch-Off

Ticket on Sale 2/20

50 Years! Scratch-Off

Promotion Starts 2/20

50th Anniversary Cash Bash

Promotion Starts 3/6

Home Run Riches Contestant of the Game

Ticket on Sale 3/20

Frogger Scratch-Off

Ticket on Sale 3/20

Maryland Riches Scratch-Off

Ticket on Sale 3/20

Maryland Lottery Logo Scratch-Off

Ticket on Sale 4/24

Special Ticket Coming April 24

Promotion Date 5/24

Thanks For Playing Promotion

Thanks for Playing
50th Anniversary TV Commercial

Thanks for Playing
Lottery Retrospective

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The Lottery is proud to fulfill our mission of generating revenue to support the state’s good causes for five decades.

Former Maryland Lottery Executives gather to commemorate the 50th Anniversary and share stories about how the organization has grown to support the good causes of the State of Maryland.