|Evening Pick 4|
|Midday Pick 2|
|Midday Pick 4|
|Evening Pick 3|
|Midday Pick 3|
|Evening Pick 2|
|Guaranteed Million Draw|
Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation Information
The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation, or simply OLG, is a Crown corporation owned by the government of Ontario that is responsible for the province's lotteries, casinos, and slot machine facilities.
One of their biggest games, Ontario 49, features a fixed jackpot of $2 million. Ontario Lottery games can be played in retail stores and over the internet.
List of Games
Lottario has a rolling jackpot that starts at $250,000 and grows until it's won. To play, just pick 6 numbers from 1 to 45. A single ticket gets you 2 sets of numbers. If you buy your ticket early, you qualify for the Early Bird drawing which lets you play for a share of $10,000.
Lottario has draws every Saturday evening.
Ontario 49 follows a 6/49 format that is typical to many games in Canada. To play, just pick 6 numbers from 1 to 49. Match all the numbers with the official draw, and take home the fixed jackpot of $2 million.
Ontario 49 has draws every Wednesday and Saturday night.
When you buy a Poker Lotto ticket, a 5-card Poker hand is generated and printed for you. If you form a winning Poker hand, you can win up to $5,000. The same Poker hand enters you into the nightly drawing where 5 cards from a standard 52-card deck are randomly chosen. If you match the cards, you can win the jackpot which starts at $10,000.
Poker Lotto has draws every evening.
Win up to $7,500 instantly with Mega Dice. When you purchase a play, the computer terminal rolls 7 six-sided dice for you. If you form a winning roll, you can win instant cash prizes. 6 random numbers from 1 to 39 are also printed on your ticket. If you match all 6, you win another $100,000.
Mega Dice Lotto has drawings every evening.
Pick your favorite two-digit number from 00 to 99 and if you match either the first or both numbers in exact order, you win.
Pick 2 has two drawings daily.
In Pick 3, you can choose your numbers as well as how much you want to wager. Just pick a three-digit number from 000 to 999, set a wager from $1 to $10, and choose between straight or box play.
Pick 3 has two drawings daily.
In Pick 4, you can choose your numbers as well as how much you want to wager. Just pick a four-digit number from 0000 to 9999, set a wager from $1 to $10, and choose between straight or box play.
Pick 4 has two drawings daily.
Play Daily Keno for a chance to win up to $2.5 million every day. Pick how many numbers (picks) you want to bet on, set a wager amount up to $10, and choose how many consecutive draws to participate in.
Every draw, 20 numbers from 1 to 70 are chosen. Win the top prize of $2.5 million with a $10 wager and by playing a 10-pick game and matching all your numbers.
Daily Keno has two drawings daily.
Encore is a bonus game that must be played alongside a main game like Lottario or Ontario 49. For additional cost to your ticket, you can play Encore for a chance of winning up to $1 million. Win by matching the numbers in exact order from left to right, or right to left. Encore has relatively great overall odds of winning, so it's definitely worth checking out.
Encore has two drawings daily.
Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation Draw Times
|Lottery||Draw Days||Draw Time|
|Ontario 49||Wednesday, Saturday||10:30 PM|
|Poker Lotto||Daily||10:30 PM|
|Mega Dice||Daily||10:30 PM|
|Pick 2||Daily||2:00 PM, 10:30 PM|
|Pick 3||Daily||2:00 PM, 10:30 PM|
|Pick 4||Daily||2:00 PM, 10:30 PM|
|Keno||Daily||2:00 PM, 10:30 PM|
|Encore||Daily||2:00 PM, 10:30 PM|
How to Claim Prizes
Prizes under $1,000: Can be claimed at retailers, by mail, at selected casinos, and prize centers.
Prizes $1,000 to under $10,000: Can be claimed by mail, at selected casinos, and prize centers.
Prizes $10,000 to $25o,000: Can be claimed at selected casinos and prize centers.
Prizes over $250,000: Can be claimed at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto.
You can mail your ticket to OLG Mail-in Prize Centre, P.O. Box 130, 31 Adelaide Street East, Toronto, ON M5C 2J1.
Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation Contact Information
You can get in touch with OLG customer representatives through the following channels:
- Telephone: 1-800-387-0098
- Online Contact Form
Social Media Accounts
Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation Mobile App
The Ontario Lottery has two mobile apps – one for scanning lottery tickets, and another for playing virtual games.
The first, OLG Lottery, lets players scan their tickets to check for winners. It has other features like jackpot reminders, and nearest-retailer finder.
The second mobile app, PlayOLG, gives players access to dozens of slot and table games where they can play for free or with real money. PlayOLG players also get access to exclusive offers, and they can manage and fund their accounts straight from the app.