Lottery News

WINNER COUNT: May 3-4, 2016 Lotto Drawings
A Dakota Cash jackpot winner is among the 7,538 South Dakota lotto players who scored a total of $75,032 in cash from the May 3-4, 2016 drawings of the state's four lotto games.(more)

$35,658 Dakota Cash Jackpot Won in Watertown
A single ticket sold in Watertown hit the $35,658 Dakota Cash jackpot for the May 4, 2016 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: April 29-30, 2016 Lotto Drawings
The rising Powerball jackpot is creating more South Dakota winners, 2,513 of them in the April 30, 2016 drawing.(more)

A Hot Lotto ticket sold in Castlewood is worth $9,000 following the April 27, 2016 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: April 26-27, 2016 Lotto Drawings
A $9,000 Hot Lotto winner is among the 6,229 South Dakota players scoring a total of $38,982 in cash from the April 26-27, 2016 drawings of the state's four lotto games.(more)

Next Est. Jackpot
Last Drawing - 5/4/2016
30 - 47 - 57 - 66 - 69
Last Jackpot
361 Million
Powerball 3
Power Play 3 
Next Est. Jackpot
Last Drawing - 5/3/2016
28 - 29 - 33 - 36 - 45
Last Jackpot
128 Million
Megaball 15
Megaplier 5

Next Est. Jackpot
Last Drawing - 5/4/2016
1 - 3 - 15 - 18 - 27
Last Jackpot
35 Thousand
Next Est. Jackpot
Last Drawing - 5/4/2016
1 - 11 - 34 - 39 - 42
Last Jackpot
2.30 Million
Hot Ball 1

Ten Dollar Tickets


Destiny Dale
Midland, SD
Dustin Herren
Sioux Falls, SD

Make My Year - 545


Happy Anniversary, Cowboy Country Stores!

In honor of their 35th anniversary, the Cowboy Country Stores in Clear Lake, DeSmet, Fort Pierre, Miller, Pierre and Watertown are having a Lottery special this Friday, May 6, 2016. Stop in between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., buy $10 worth of Lottery tickets and you can get a Secret Symbol Cashword ticket for just $.35, while supplies last. Top prize is $45,000. And check out the other in-store specials while you're there. Here's to the next 35 years, Cowboy Country Stores, and thanks for being a Lottery partner.


Good for Fun, Fun for Good

Did you know the Lottery gave over $112 million back to South Dakota last year? Or that $.68 of every dollar played is paid out to winners? For more good information - and some good fun - visit GoodFunSD.


Get your non-winning scratch tickets back in the game with Summer Sizzle!

We’re bringing the heat with the SUMMER SIZZLE Play It Again Second Chance promotion! All $2 and $3 scratch tickets available for purchase between now and Aug. 24 are eligible. Just enter your non-winning tickets by 11:59 p.m. on Aug. 24 at Play It Again for your chance at the $30,000 grand prize to be given away on Aug. 26, 2016. Plus mini-drawings are being held every month until then in which five lucky entrants will win their choice of $100 in scratch tickets or a $100 gift card from a participating retailer. Congratulations to our mini drawing winners from March 24 and April 22, 2016: Becky Albrecht, Jeremiah Feller, Rick Gray, Kathryn Jones, Kristi Luke, Steve Schull, Charles Sowards, Rob Stephenson and Mary Williams. Mini-drawing winners are still eligible for the grand prize drawing. Remaining mini drawings are May 20, June 24, July 20 and Aug. 19. See the official draw rules for more information. Give your non-winning $2 and $3 scratch tickets a second chance with SUMMER SIZZLE!

And congratulations to Penny Wallingford of Gillette, WY, the $30,000 grand prize winner in our Feb. 29, 2016 Play It Again Lucky Leap giveaway. Penny was randomly drawn from among 233,142 entries to take home the grand prize!