Lucky For Life – Maine Lottery

By Milo Cruz
Last Updated: February 18, 2019

Lottery Lucky For Life logo

In Lucky For Life, players try their luck at winning that much coveted top prize – a cool $1,000 per day for life.

Lucky For Life Drawing Schedule

Lucky For Life drawings are held every twice a week – Monday and Thursday evenings, at 10:38 PM ET.

Make sure to purchase your tickets before 9:30 PM on draw nights to qualify for that evening’s draw.

Lucky For Life Payout and Mechanics

To play Lucky For Life, just pick 5 numbers from 1 to 48, plus a Lucky Ball number from 1 to 18.

Tickets cost $2 per play.

Lucky For Life Payouts and Odds

Numbers MatchedPrizeOdds
5 of 5 + Lucky Ball$1,000/day for life1 in 30,821,472
5 of 5$25,000/year for life1 in 1,813,028
4 of 5 + Lucky Ball$5,0001 in 143,356
4 of 5$2001 in 8,433
3 of 5 + Lucky Ball$1501 in 3,414
3 of 5$201 in 201
2 of 5 + Lucky Ball$251 in 250
2 of 5$31 in 15
1 of 5 + Lucky Ball$61 in 50
Lucky Ball$41 in 33

Overall odds of winning a prize: approximately 1 in 7.8.

Lucky For Life Prize Claiming

Prizes under $600 can be claimed at any Maine Lottery retail agent location.

To claim a prize of $600 or greater, you must bring your winning ticket to the Maine Lottery headquarters in Hallowell. You may also complete this process via mail.

Both “For Life” prizes are paid out for a minimum of 20 years. If there are multiple winners for the top prize of $1,000/day for life, the jackpot is split equally between them.

All winners have 1 year after the winning draw to claim their prize.

Lucky For Life Numbers and Results

To find the latest winning Lucky For Life numbers, you can visit the following links: