The Week in Winners: Player in Gaithersburg a Millionaire Thanks to Lottery Scratch-off Win

Prizes totaling nearly $29.5 million won or claimed during the week ending June 27

A Maryland Lottery player in Gaithersburg is a millionaire thanks to a top prize he claimed last week on the scratch-off game $5,000 Loaded, and a player in Silver Spring scored a $185,304 win on the FAST PLAY game Cold Hard Cash.

In all, 23 Maryland Lottery players across the state won or claimed prizes of $10,000 or more, and the Lottery paid nearly $29.5 million in prizes in the seven days ending June 27.

Winners of prizes larger than $25,000 must redeem their tickets at the Maryland Lottery Claims Center in Baltimore, which is open by appointment only. A grace period put in place for tickets that reached their expiration dates during Maryland’s COVID-19 state of emergency ends at 4 p.m. on June 30. The standard 182-day claim period goes back into effect after that.

All Lottery retailers are authorized to cash winning tickets up to $600, and approximately 400 Expanded Cashing Authority Program (XCAP) retailers are authorized to cash tickets valued up to $5,000. Prizes up to and including $25,000 can be claimed at any of Maryland’s six casinos with no appointment necessary. More information is available on the How To Claim page of

Here is the weekly roundup of big winners:

Scratch-off Prizes Claimed From June 21 through June 27:

$1 Million Prize

$50,000 Prize

$20,200 Prize

$20,000 Prize

$10,000 Prizes

FAST PLAY and Draw Game Tickets Sold for Drawings From June 21 through June 27:


  • $10,000 ticket sold June 25 at Club Climax, 2432 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore (unclaimed as of June 28)


  • $185,304 Cold Hard Cash progressive jackpot ticket sold June 24 at Colesville Beer & Wine, 13468 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring (claimed)
  • $10,000 Jackpot Party ticket sold June 26 at Liberty Wine & Spirits, 3526 Brenbrook Drive, Randallstown (unclaimed as of June 28)


  • $10,000 ticket sold June 21 at Manokeek Wine & Spirits, 7091 Berry Road, Accokeek (unclaimed as of June 28)


  • $50,000 ticket sold June 25 (for the June 26 drawing) at Texas Ribs & BBQ, 7701 Old Branch Avenue, Clinton (unclaimed as of June 28)
  • $50,000 ticket sold June 25 (for the June 26 drawing) at Paul’s Pit Stop, 150 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg (unclaimed as of June 28)


  • $15,868 ticket sold June 24 at Landover Hills Exxon, 6579 Annapolis Road, Landover (unclaimed as of June 28)

The Maryland Lottery encourages players to check their tickets by scanning them at any Lottery retailer or with the Lottery’s mobile apps. Draw game winners have 182 days from the date of a drawing to claim their prizes, and scratch-off winners have 182 days from the announced end-of-game date.

Last claim dates for scratch-off tickets are published in the scratch-off section of