Update Your MD Lottery App by November 30

New version of the MD Lottery app now available There is a new version of the MD Lottery mobile app now available in the Apple and Google Play stores. Please make sure you update your app by Nov. 30. After that date, older versions of the app will no longer be supported, so it will [...]

Lottery Claims Deadline Extended During COVID-19 State of Emergency

Tickets expiring after March 5 can still be redeemed by Lottery Claims Center To ensure that Maryland Lottery winners have ample opportunity to claim prizes, claiming deadlines have been temporarily extended during the COVID-19 state of emergency, allowing players to redeem winning tickets with drawing dates as far back as Sept. 5, 2019. Typically, Maryland [...]

Maryland Lottery Claims Center Open by Appointment Only

Lottery winners can schedule appointments online or by phone The Maryland Lottery Claims Center is open to the public by appointment only. Schedule your appointment online here. The Claims Center, located in the Montgomery Park Business Center at 1800 Washington Boulevard in Baltimore, had been closed since March 30 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In [...]

Maryland Lottery Addresses Safety Concerns During Coronavirus Pandemic

Agency takes multi-pronged approach to incorporating health and safety measures Over the past month, the Maryland Lottery has made numerous adjustments to its operations to focus on the health and safety of Maryland citizens during the coronavirus pandemic. The Agency continues to do what it can by taking appropriate actions to protect players, staff and [...]

Marydel Man Gets a Big Lottery Win

Claims $100,000 playing FASTPLAY money multiplier Thanks to the Maryland Lottery, there’s another happy camper in Caroline County. A Marydel man has claimed the $100,000 top prize he won in November from the FAST PLAY Money Multiplier game. The 58-year-old purchased the winning ticket in the $10 game at Carroll Motor Fuels / JK 22 […]

Waldorf Man in Total Shock after Big Lottery Win

Claims $100,000 prize on Bingo X10 scratch-off A lucky Charles County resident is still experiencing happiness, shock and disbelief after seeing one of his least favorite scratch-off games deliver his biggest Maryland Lottery win. The Waldorf man discovered a $100,000 top prize on the Bingo X10 scratch-off. The 57-year-old found his lucky instant ticket at […]

Bowie Man Finds Fast $50,000 Lottery Win

Claims second-tier prize on FAST PLAY Lucky Numbers game A Bowie man just got his lucky break. His first attempt playing the Maryland Lottery’s FAST PLAY Lucky Numbers game led to his first big Lottery win of $50,000. The 30-year-old is no stranger to Lottery games and plays several times a week at the Forbes […]

The Week in Winners: Lottery Players Land $100,000 Prizes in Crofton, Takoma Park; $50,000 Powerball Prize Remains Unclaimed

Players across Maryland won or claimed $25.9 million during the week ending Nov. 29 A pair of $100,000 scratch-off prizes in Crofton and Takoma Park, as well as a $50,000 Powerball prize that remained unclaimed as of Nov. 30, topped the Maryland Lottery’s big-winner list last week. In all, Lottery players won or claimed nearly [...]

‘Good Karma’ Brings a $100,000 Top-Prize Scratch-off Win

Lottery player finds lucky windfall after relocating from Pennsylvania Good fortune came to a Chesapeake Beach man just two years after he moved to Maryland. “Mr. Good Karma” walked into his local Fastop recently and left the convenience store $100,000 richer. The loyal Maryland Lottery player, who won big with a Holiday Luck X10 scratch-off, […]

Sweet Sale Delivers $30,000 Peppermint Payout X3 Scratch-off Win

Baltimore player claims game’s second top prize What a wonderful early gift for the holidays! A Baltimore player just enjoyed a sweet $30,000 win on the holiday-themed Peppermint Payout X3 scratch-off and claimed the second top prize in the $3 game. The player bought the peppermint-scented scratch-off at Food Depot in Baltimore. You could win, […]

Lottery Games: Gift Responsibly This Holiday Season

Maryland Lottery joins annual international campaign to promote responsible play The upcoming Thanksgiving weekend often signals the start of holiday shopping. As you plan your gift buying for family members of all ages, the Maryland Lottery offers a reminder that while lottery tickets are great fun for adults, they are not an appropriate gift for [...]

Elkton Woman Stunned by $50,000 Scratch-off Win

Claims top prize on $ scratch-off A woman in Cecil County is seeing plenty of dollar signs, thanks to her recent Maryland Lottery scratch-off purchase. The Elkton woman won $50,000 playing the $ scratch-off and claimed her biggest Lottery payday yet. The 68-year-old found her winning instant ticket at Wawa #8512 located at 302 Pulaski […]

The Week in Winners: Eight Prizes of $100,000 or More Highlight the Week

Players across Maryland won or claimed $25.7 million during the week ending Nov. 22 Eight Maryland Lottery players landed prizes of $100,000 or more in the past week, including a FAST PLAY winner who instantly scored $114,778 on a ticket purchased in Jessup. Other players winning $100,000 or more in the past seven days bought [...]

$50,000 Holiday Luck X5 Scratch-off Win Adds Sparkle to the Season

Baltimore County player claims game’s top prize Holiday gifts are coming early for some Maryland Lottery players this year, such as a Sparks resident who won $50,000 playing the new Holiday Luck X5 scratch-off. The 32-year-old found nine different winning numbers along with an instant win spot on the $5 game bought at Giant #322 […]

FAST PLAY Payday Ticket worth $104,290 Sold in Essex

Someone won second-largest progressive prize in $5 game We’ve got a winner! A lucky Maryland Lottery player is $104,290 richer today after braving a cold, frosty night to buy a FAST PLAY Payday ticket in Essex. This is the second-largest progressive top prize and the fifth progressive top prize won overall in the $5 Payday […]