Lottery News

WINNER COUNT: August 15-16, 2014 Lotto Drawings
10,573 South Dakota lotto players scored a total of $34,599 in cash from the August 15-16, 2014 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: August 12-13, 2014 Lotto Drawings
9,969 lotto players in the state won a total of $34,534 in cash from the August 12-13, 2014 drawings of South Dakota's five lotto games.(more)

Spencer Woman Claims $6,000 Wild Card 2 Prize
Helen Schlenker of Spencer claimed her $6,000 Wild Card 2 prize from the August 6, 2014 drawing August 11, 2014 at the Sioux Falls Lottery office.(more)

WINNER COUNT: August 8-9, 2014 Lotto Drawings
10,446 South Dakota lotto players won a total of $39,402 in prize money from the August 8-9, 2014 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: August 5-6 Lotto Drawings
A $6,000 Wild Card 2 winner is among the 10,147 South Dakota lotto players pocketing a total of $47,689 in cash from the August 5-6, 2014 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Next Est. Jackpot
Last Drawing - 8/20/2014
4 - 8 - 21 - 38 - 40
Last Jackpot
60 Million
Powerball 3
Power Play 2 
Next Est. Jackpot
Last Drawing - 8/19/2014
22 - 39 - 56 - 67 - 71
Last Jackpot
160 Million
Megaball 15
Megaplier 4

Next Est. Jackpot
Last Drawing - 8/20/2014
8 - 9 - 10 - 21 - 24
Last Jackpot
105 Thousand
Next Est. Jackpot
Last Drawing - 8/20/2014
13 - 20 - 31 - 32 - 33
Last Jackpot
240 Thousand
Wildcard: Jack of Diamonds

Next Est. Jackpot
Last Drawing - 8/20/2014
17 - 25 - 27 - 34 - 38
Last Jackpot
10.8 Million
Hot Ball 7
Curtis Ness
Brookings, SD



Ed Youngman Afraid of His Horse
Kyle, SD
Fred Leader Charge
Rosebud, SD

Sparkling 7's - 483


Show us your game face and you could win a SD Lottery Chill and Grill Pack and Grills Gone Wild scratch tickets! Just email us a selfie of how you'd look if you won the Lottery along with your mailing address and phone number to by 5:00 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, 2014. On Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, we'll randomly draw 15 winners from among all the entries to receive Lottery Chill and Grill prize packs. Selfies submitted by the 15 winners will be displayed on our Facebook page and Twitter feed. For more information, check out the complete promotion rules.


Heading to the Fair? We'll see you there!

Join us at the South Dakota State Fair in Huron Aug. 28 - Sept. 1, 2014! Find us in front of the Women's Building, open daily with all your favorite scratch and lotto tickets. Ask what's coming next for our Play It Again second chance drawing program and try our State Fair Special: buy a $50,000 Jumbo Bucks ticket and if it's a non-winner, get your choice of a Grills Gone Wild or Cornhole Cash ticket FREE! Whether you're looking for the winning numbers (from the LAST drawing), want to know what fair foods we most recommend (the footlong corn dog and homemade ice cream are Lottery staff faves) or just want to say "Hi", we look forward to seeing you at the Fair.




Winning Can Be Better the Second Time Around!

Play It Again is a second chance drawing program that allows players to enter their eligible non-winning scratch tickets online for a chance to win cash and prizes. To participate in Play It Again, you must be a member of the free Players Club. Not a Players Club member? Join now at Players Club Sign-up. To participate, log-in to the Players Club website as you normally would and click on the "Play It Again" button on the left side menu. That takes you to the Play It Again homepage which features ticket art for all current eligible games. Select the ticket art for the non-winning tickets you want to enter. When you arrive at the ticket submission page, it should show your specific contact information along with entry boxes in which to enter ticket information from your non-winning tickets. The numbers you will be entering from the front and back of your tickets are each composed of 13 digits; be sure you enter ALL 13 digits for each number. Then just click submit and your ticket is entered. Once your non-winning ticket is in the system, you don't even have to keep it! Players may enter up to 40 tickets per day. Get your non-winning scratch tickets back in the game with Play It Again!

How Many Ways Can You Claim a Prize?
Depending on the amount of your win, there are a variety of ways you can claim your scratch ticket or lotto prize. Here's an easy way to tell what method you should use. Read our Claim a Prize Guide.

Want to know if you have a winning scratch ticket?

Our tickets feature a Failsafe barcode under the latex coating below the play area. Carefully scratch off the latex to reveal that barcode. Then take your ticket to your favorite lottery retailer and scan the barcode yourself in the ticket checker. You'll find out instantly if you're a winner! Winning tickets worth $100 or less can be presented to any lottery retailer for payment. Winning tickets of $101 or more must be redeemed at one of our validation centers in Pierre, Rapid City or Sioux Falls.