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MyLotto Rewards Catalog Update

If you’re a regular around MyLotto Rewards, you might have noticed that we’ve reintroduced physical items to the MyLotto Rewards catalog!
 
Now you have the option to use your points for physical items like tablets, headphones and Bluetooth speakers to name a few, plus physical gift cards and digital gift cards are available!
 
The catalog inventory will vary based on the availability of items.
 
You can track your purchase through your MyLotto Rewards account by going to My Account/My Physical Purchases and finding the item in the list of recent purchases. Just click on an item description to see the shipping details.
 
Items will be shipped within about 24 hours of the purchase and can be expected to arrive within 10 days of the purchase.
 
At the start of the pandemic, physical items were removed from the catalog because they were difficult to get. We’re excited that we can bring physical items back to the catalog because we know our players missed having those options!
 
Like the gift cards, available inventories for the different items will vary as items are purchased and stock levels change.
 
Posted: 8/31/2022 11:56:34 AM


New Scratch-Offs out Today!

Whether you’re a fan of old school game shows or games with ink-filled daubers and cards, we’ve got the fun you’re looking for this month with our newest Ohio Lottery Scratch-Offs out August 30.

Make it your lucky day with the $1 scratch-off My Lucky Day. If you find the horseshoe symbol, you win all six prizes shown. Top prize, $500.

Afraid of ghosts? Don’t be with the $2 Ghostbusters™® scratch-off. You could win $10,000! If you find the Stay Puft symbol, you win the prize shown automatically! Reveal a $$ symbol, and you win DOUBLE the prize shown automatically.  

The $5 The Price is Right scratch-off gives you a shot at a top prize of $100,000! But the fun doesn’t end there. You can enter your non-winning The Price is Right Scratch-Offs for a second chance trip to Las Vegas to win up to $50,000,000 in the Come on Down Challenge! Visit MyLotto® Rewards for all of the details.

Bingo Times 50 is the newest $10 scratch-off and it’s got spots to play on the front and the back for a chance to win up to $500,000. Just scratch off the Caller’s Card and 10 Bonus Numbers to reveal 43 Bingo numbers. Then scratch the corresponding numbers on the card to see if they create a winning combination. And don’t forget to scratch the back of the ticket. If any one or more of your numbers matches the winning number in the same game, you win the prize shown!  

Learn more about all of our Ohio Lottery Scratch-Offs, learn how to play, and see what prizes remain by clicking here!
 
Posted: 8/30/2022 8:13:40 AM


Meet our Retailer-of-the-Week, Redwood Carryout

Redwood Carryout in Cincinnati is ready to welcome you in to choose your next Lottery game!

This Retailer-of-the-Week is always working to become a better retailer, and they start by offering the best customer service around.
 
You won’t miss a thing because Redwood Carryout displays signs inside and outside to promote new games.

Plus, they host second chance promotions where players can win prizes like TV’s and other electronics.
 
Don’t know how to play a game? Just ask the staff. They’re always willing to help.
 
Two self-serve kiosks are available for lottery purchases, or you can stop by the counter.
 
Check out Redwood Carryout for your next Lottery purchase.
  
 
Posted: 8/29/2022 11:30:20 AM


Winner Wednesday!

Did you hear?

This Winner Wednesday we're celebrating a $1 million Mega Millions win in Findlay!

Someone purchased a ticket matching the first five numbers in last night's Mega Millions drawing.

Pak-A-Sak in Findlay sold the winning ticket.

If you bought one, be sure to check your tickets!
  
The winning numbers were 3-5-47-48-67 and the Mega Ball was 7.

Sue from Sandusky was so excited about her $2,500 win on Ohio Bonus Cash that she sent us some details.

She bought her winning ticket at Meijer in Sandusky.

She's already shared some of her winnings with her son and daughter and now she's trying to figure out what she'll do with the rest. 

She did splurge on a few more tickets.

Congratulations, Sue! 
 
Posted: 8/24/2022 3:46:01 PM


Meet Our Retailer-of-the-Week, Beoddy Maramart North

Congratulations to Beoddy Maramart North in Eaton, this week’s Retailer-of-the-Week!
 
If you’re looking for friendly staff with a knack for knowing Lottery games, Beoddy Maramart North is your place.
 
The staff keeps the scratch-off bins full and displayed where you can easily see them to make your selection.  
 
Whether you’re a regular or a new customer, the staff will make sure you get the excellent customer service you deserve.
 
Stop by Beoddy Maramart North and give them a try for your next Ohio Lottery purchase!
 
Posted: 8/22/2022 11:30:58 AM


How's a new Airstream for Winner Wednesday?

This Winner Wednesday we're talking adventure with our Discover Ohio winner, Lisa!

Lisa won the grand prize including a new 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee and a 2022 Aistream Basecamp.

Today she and her husband Joe got to pick up their new Jeep and travel trailer and hit the road!

Lisa and her husband are avid Ohio Lottery players. Joe was even part of a Mega Millions win at work back in 2004! 

Their luck this time means getting out to explore Ohio and beyond. 

Lisa said her husband had a camper as a kid, but nothing like this.

They love that the Airstream is like a mini house and it's sleek. It's a glamper! 

The couple says their first trip will be to Hocking Hills.

On top of the new camping digs, Lisa won a $1,000 ODNR gift card, $1,000 Hocking Hills gift card, $1,000 Kalahari Gift Card, and a $2,000 Visa gift card.

We hope Lisa and Joe find downtime, fun, and adventure thanks to their win.
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Click here to see the complete list of Discover Ohio winners.
 

 
Posted: 8/17/2022 4:17:05 PM


Meet our Retailer-of-the-Week, The Beer Port in Freemont

The Beer Port is this week’s Retailer-of-the-Week, and the staff is waiting for you to stop in!
 
They’ve been selling Lottery for 36 years at The Beer Port. This retailer is a community staple in Fremont thanks to the great service and friendly staff.
  
You never have to wait in long lines since The Beer Port has a convenient drive-thru and extra staff during peak hours.

And the staff knows their stuff! Players return to The Beer Port because the staff is knowledgeable, accurate, helpful and honest.
 
Stop by The Beer Port for your next Ohio Lottery purchase.
 
Posted: 8/15/2022 11:35:54 AM


Winning!

Winners! We've got 'em.

Jay found some luck when the Mega Millions jackpot was rolling along to that record $1.33 billion.

He didn't win the jackpot, but he did win $1 million in the July 26, 2022 drawing!

He said had to do a double take at his ticket.

One line had all five numbers to match 5, and just one line below the next wager had matched the Mega Ball plus another number for an extra $4.

He and his wife are keeping their win a secret, even from their kiddos!

How to you spend a $1 million win? Jay plans to pay off the house, a couple credit card bills, and invest the rest. Congratulations!

Caroline was so excited about her Pick 4 win, she messaged the Ohio Lottery Facebook page to find out how she could get her picture taken. 

Caroline won $15,000 playing Pick 4 in the August 4, 2022 evening draw. She purchased tickets at BP on N High Street in Columbus.

Congrats, Caroline!

You can share your win with us too! Just share your winning story with the hashtag #IWonTheOHLottery. You might be our next featured winner!

 

Posted: 8/10/2022 4:42:25 PM


Deep-Fried Fun at the Ohio State Fair

We had a blast enjoying the fresh-squeezed lemonade, eating way too many funnel cakes and riding the SkyGlider at the Ohio State Fair.

This year’s fair was all about winning, and we’re not just talking about the pig races.

Cash Explosion Super ShowWe kicked off the fair with our Cash Explosion Super Show held on July 31. In addition to one lucky player winning $350,000, our players and audience members won cash, gift cards, merch and more.

Watch for the exciting conclusion of the Cash Explosion Super Show Saturday night at 7:30 p.m. on your local carrier station.


Statue Search
On August 6, the Ohio Lottery held a Statue Search. Those that found all five statues located across the fairgrounds were entered to win $1,000 in scratch-offs, plus some other great prizes.

Each statue represented a different part of the Ohio Lottery: winning, community, education, retail and fun.



Deb B. was the lucky grand-prize winner and took home $1,000 in scratch-offs. 24 other winners received various prizes, including gift cards, scratch-offs and Ohio Lottery merch.Statue Search Winners

The winner of the fair-long Statue Search will be announced soon.

Thank you to everyone who joined us at the Ohio State Fair. See you next year!
Posted: 8/9/2022 10:00:00 AM


Meet our Retailer-of-the-Week, Hayden Sam's Deli in Cleveland

Congratulations to this week’s Retailer-of-the-Week, Hayden Sam’s Deli in Cleveland.

This retailer has you in mind. The staff provides Lottery customers with exceptional customer service.

Not only will you be greeted with a smile, but the staff at Hayden Sam’s Deli will remind you about the current jackpots, they display winners proudly, and all Lottery products are in clear view for you to choose from.

They know their lottery games, and they keep scratch-off bins stocked.

Make Hayden Sam’s Deli your next stop for Ohio Lottery games!

 

Posted: 8/8/2022 11:29:34 AM


Big Wins for Winner Wednesday

Welcome to Winner Wednesday!

It's been a busy couple of weeks watching the excitement grow around that record $1.33 billion Mega Millions jackpot.

Retailers and players alike were pumped to get in on the excitement, and while we didn't have the jackpot-winning ticket, the Mega Millions craze did create a lot of other winners here in the Buckeye State!

Ohio Lottery players shared in more than $2.6 million in prizes from the July 29 Mega Millions drawing. Eleven players won $10,000 prizes.

The Mega Millions drawing on July 26 was lucky for a couple of Ohio players and retailers. 

Hirsch's Marathon in Berea sold a winning 5 of 5 ticket worth $1 million.

BellStore St. Clairsville #1080 in St. Clairsville sold a winning 5 of 5 ticket with the Megaplier for a $3 million prize!

Neither of the prizes have been claimed yet.

The jackpot run that started in April generated $28.5 million in profit for education in Ohio! That is a big win for Ohio students.

Don't forget to share your winning stories with us on social media using the hashtag #IWonTheOHLottery. You could be our next featured winner!

Looking for some fun and a chance to win $1,000 in Ohio Lottery Scratch-Offs? Join our $1,000 Scratch-Off Statue Search August 6 at the Ohio State Fair!

Click here for more details.
 
 
Posted: 8/3/2022 11:34:13 AM


Meet our Retailer-of-the-Week, Norwalk Eagles #711

Norwalk Eagles #711 is a member's only club that's built a successful Lottery business that started by selling KENO when the game first went on sale in Ohio in 2008. 

You'll find digital signs and signs to celebrate big winners, and the helpful and knowledgeable bartenders and trustees create a fun atmosphere for players. 

When their players win, the club wins! Winnings are often reinvested and help the club in various ways. Retailer bonuses help with expenses like new and major projects.  

Club Trustee Herb Johnston describes the club’s Lottery business as fun, entertaining, successful and profitable.  

Congratulations to Norwalk Eagles #711!

Posted: 8/1/2022 11:44:49 AM


Find the August fun on In the Know!

How's your summer going?

If you haven't found the fun you're looking for yet, August might hold the key to the games you'll love!

This month we're gearing up for a sizzling KENO promotion, five new scratch-offs, and some fun at the Ohio State Fair that will leave you searching for statues and a chance to win $1,000 in scratch-offs!

We outline all of the details on In the Know.
Posted: 8/1/2022 9:28:31 AM


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