Founded in 1974, first ever draw took place on 27 June 1974.
Millions of dollars in prize money is paid out to winners and local Maine businesses receive millions in commissions and bonuses for selling lottery products.
Most funds go to the State General Fund, supporting programs and services such as education, public health and outdoor heritage fund. The lottery has paid out over $42 billion in prize money and over $1.24 billion to the State General Fund.
Louisiana Lottery only offers 7 different games currently.
: 6, 4 or 3 numbers are drawn from a range of numbers.
: Players pick 6 numbers by marking these numbers on a slip.
: Take place 1-2 times a week.
: Cost starts at $1 per ticket.
: If you match all 6 number you chose to the numbers drawn you win the jackpot.
: If only some numbers match you will win the corresponding prize amount- varies from 2
numbers to 5.
: A multiplier can also be added to your ticket to increase your prize amount. An additional cost is incurred for this option.
Played on Wednesdays and Saturdays and costs $2.
Select 5 numbers from 1-69
Select 1 powerball number 1-26
Quick pick-where the computer chooses numbers for you or you can pick your own.
Match as many of your numbers with the numbers drawn to win the associated prize money.
Add $1 for Power Play to multiply any winnings.
Check website for results.
Claims under $600: can be claimed at ant participating retailer.
Claims over $600: need to be taken to the lottery office to be claimed.
: mail claim form and ticket to the lottery office.
: in person at a lottery retail agent location.
Eg: World Poker Tour (WPT)
Nightly and offers 2 chances to win for $2.
Win up to $100,000.
Get a pair of Jacks or better to win instantly.
Win instantly if your cards match one of the winning poker hands.
Add “All In” to multiply your winnings for an extra $1.
All year long it takes its promotional program on the road, visiting fairs and special events all across the state. Bringing tons of prizes and all of their games.