Terms and Conditions

Ohio Lottery Original Pop-Up Game Show
Facebook Live
Official Rules



The Ohio Lottery Original Pop-Up Game Show Live Events (“Giveaway”) will run four times between Tuesday, August 2, 2022, and Tuesday, June 13, 2023.


The Giveaway is open only to individuals who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry (“Eligible Participants”). Multiple entries throughout the event are allowed; however, each participant can win a maximum of one prize. The Ohio Lottery Commission (“Sponsor”), Marcus Thomas LLC (“Administrator”), Meta (Facebook), their employees, successors, affiliates, prize suppliers, and advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, and their respective agents, representatives, officers, directors, shareholders and employees (collectively, “Releasees”), and each of their immediate family members (e.g., spouse, parents, children and siblings, and their respective spouses, regardless of where they live) and individuals living in the same households as each of these individuals, whether related or not, of the above are not eligible to enter or win.


The Sponsor of this Giveaway is the Ohio Lottery Commission, 615 W. Superior Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44113. The Administrator of this Giveaway is Marcus Thomas LLC, 4781 Richmond Road, Cleveland, Ohio 44128.


  • To enter the Giveaway, you must go to the Ohio Lottery’s Facebook page during the Event Period and join the Facebook Live Event.
  • Participants will use the comment function during the Giveaway (“Entry”) to qualify for a prize.
  • Multiple Entries throughout the Giveaway period are allowed; however, each participant can win a maximum of one prize per Event.
  • You do not have to be a MyLotto Rewards® member to comment, but you do need to be a MyLotto Rewards® member to win.

Your entry must comply with the following guidelines to be eligible:

  • In the opinion of the Sponsor or Administrator, your Entry must not contain words or symbols that promote bigotry, racism, hatred, or harm against any group or individual, or promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, or age.
  • Your Entry must not contain material, that in the opinion of the Sponsor or Administrator, is inappropriate, unsuitable, indecent, profane, obscene, hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous, or libelous (including, but not limited to, words or symbols that may be considered offensive to individuals of a certain race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic group).
  • Spamming – which may include solicitation of goods or services, repetitive postings and trolling, deliberate disruption of discussion, or deliberate attempts to gain an unfair advantage – will be deemed ineligible and potentially removed from the Giveaway and/or the Facebook page.

Any Entry that violates any of the guidelines above or that is otherwise deemed inappropriate or containing unsuitable material, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, may be disqualified.

The Administrator will manage the Entries, conduct the drawings, and distribute the prizes.


The potential winners will be chosen at random among all eligible Entries and announced on the Ohio Lottery’s Facebook page during each Original Pop-Up Game Show Live event.

All potential winners must send a private message to the Ohio Lottery via its official Facebook page within 24 hours after the conclusion of the Event Period to coordinate prize acceptance/fulfillment.


The results of the Giveaway, all decisions by the Sponsor, Administrator, its agents, or judges related to whether an Entry complies with the Official Rules, and the interpretation by Sponsor or its agents of these Official Rules are final and binding on all entrants and other participants as to all aspects of this Giveaway.


The quarterly events will randomly pop-up between 9:00am-7:00pm on the following four dates: Tuesday, August 2, 2022, Tuesday, November 22, 2022, Tuesday, January 31, 2023, and Tuesday, June 13, 2023. Dates subject to change.


There will be five total winners per event. The winners will each receive the digital cash prize denomination revealed behind the selected balloon. Prizes range from $25-$60.

For the entire four game Giveaway, there will be 20 total winners(total approximate retail value: $800)

  • Five (5) winners: $25 Digital Lottery Cash (Approximate Retail Value per Prize: $25)
  • Five (5) winners: $35 Digital Lottery Cash (Approximate Retail Value per Prize: $35)
  • Five (5) winners: $40 Digital Lottery Cash (Approximate Retail Value per Prize: $40)
  • Five (5) winners: $60 Digital Lottery Cash (Approximate Retail Value per Prize: $60)

Digital lottery cash will be awarded through the MyLotto Rewards program. The winner will receive a promotional code(s) to be entered within the MyLotto Rewards system. Users will be required to log in to their existing MyLotto Rewards account or register for a new account to receive their prize.

No substitutions, cash equivalents or transfer of prizes are permitted except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value, except as otherwise provided herein. All taxes, and any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specifically stated within these Official Rules as being provided, are the sole responsibility of the winner, including, without limitation, all federal, state, and local taxes. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion.


The odds of winning a prize depend upon the total number of eligible Entries received per show and the number of prizes per show.


By entering, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements and the decisions of the Sponsor and Administrator and their employees, which are final and binding. By entering the Giveaway or accepting a prize, each winner irrevocably consents to the use of his/her name, address (city and state), image, likeness, photograph, voice and all other material submitted with the Entry, and biographical material for advertising, publicity and promotional purposes by Sponsor, or party designated by the Sponsor, in any and all media now known or hereafter devised including, but not limited to, the internet, worldwide, in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification or permission, except where prohibited by law. By entering, you irrevocably agree to release and hold harmless Administrator or Sponsor, together with their officers, employees, agents, and members, from any claims, actions, injury, loss or damage of any kind including, but not limited to, personal injury or death, resulting, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from participating in this Giveaway or from the acceptance, possession, or use or misuse of a prize, or from Sponsor or Sponsor’s designees’ use of a winner’s image, likeness, photograph, voice or biographical material. This limitation of liability is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all damages of any kind, including (without limitation) compensatory, direct, indirect or consequential damages; loss of data, income or profit; loss of damage to property; and claims of third parties. Entrants agree that Releasees have not made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, statutory, express or implied (including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, title and fitness for a particular purpose), in fact or in law, relative to the Giveaway. Entrants agree that they have full legal right to submit all information, images and other materials submitted as part of the Entry.


Sponsor may amend or modify these rules as it deems appropriate. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend part or all of this livestream event at any time without notice for any reason, including if in the opinion of the Sponsor, its agents or judges there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or other tampering with any portion of the Giveaway; or if any technical issues, bugs, nonauthorized human intervention or other causes corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or integrity, and proper play or submission of Entries of the event. In the event of cancellation or termination, Sponsor may, at its sole discretion, void any Entries it suspects are at issue and award the prizes in a random drawing from among all nonsuspect, eligible Entries received up to the time of cancellation (or earlier date determined in the Sponsor’s sole discretion if cancellation occurs after the close of the Event Period). Sponsor may at its sole discretion void any Entries that it considers to be in bad taste. Caution: Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage the livestream event or undermine the legitimate operation of the Giveaway may be in violation of criminal and civil laws, and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies (including attorneys’ fees) from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify entrants who violate these Official Rules or interfere with this Giveaway in any manner. If an entrant is disqualified, then the Sponsor reserves the right to terminate that entrant’s eligibility to participate in the Giveaway (and void all associated Entries). By entering, you also acknowledge that this Giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Meta (Facebook).


By submitting an Entry, entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Giveaway or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the state of Ohio; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering a Giveaway, but in no event attorneys’ fees or expenses; and (c) entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct or indirect damages. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Terms and Conditions, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Giveaway shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the state of Ohio, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the state of Ohio or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the state of Ohio.


For the names of the winners, available after June 12, 2023, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope by no later than Friday, June 30, 2023, to Marcus Thomas LLC, 4781 Richmond Road, Cleveland, Ohio 44128.