Maine Lottery Numbers
The Pine Tree State takes part in a number of interstate lotteries and offers some great games of its very own. Use this page to find the latest Maine Lottery numbers – just click on a link to see the winning numbers from the most recent drawings.
Current lottery games include: Powerball – Mega Millions – Lotto America – Megabucks Plus – Lucky for Life – Gimme 5 – Pick 3 Evening – Pick 3 Midday – Pick 4 Evening – Pick 4 Midday.
– Latest Maine Numbers
Buying Maine Lottery Tickets
Maine lottery tickets aren’t currently available to buy outside of America, you can however take part in Mega Millions, Powerball and Lotto America. Visit the Tickets page for more information.
Maine Lottery Drawing Schedule
ME take part in a wide range of multi-state and tri-state games, meaning there’s always something to play for! Find out when you can buy tickets for each lottery:
|Game||Draw Days||Draw Times*||Ticket Sales Close At*|
|Powerball||Wednesday & Saturday||10:59 PM||9:50 PM|
|Mega Millions||Tuesday & Friday||11:00 PM||9:50 PM|
|Lotto America||Wednesday & Saturday||11:00 PM||9:30 PM|
|Lucky for Life||Monday & Thursday||10:38 PM||9:30 PM|
|Pick 4||Daily||1:10 PM & 6:50 PM||1:00 PM & 6:45 PM|
|Pick 3||Daily||1:10 PM & 6:50 PM||1:00 PM & 6:45 PM|
|Gimme 5||Monday, Wednesday & Friday||6:59 PM||6:45 PM|
|Megabucks Plus||Wednesday & Saturday||7:59 PM||7:50 PM|
|*Times are shown in ET.|
The Maine Lottery participates in a number of interstate lottery games, such as Powerball, Mega Millions, Lotto America and Lucky for Life. As a member of the Tri-State Lottery, they also sell tickets for Tri-State Megabucks and Gimme 5. Other Maine Lottery games include Pick 3 and Pick 4.
Instant ticket games are also available from the Maine Lottery. These games can be purchased from any authorized retailer and can land you a life-changing amount of cash in less than a minute. Try one today and see what you could win!
Claiming Maine Lottery Prizes
Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, there have been some changes in the way you claim prizes in Maine. You can find updates on our dedicated Coronavirus Lottery Updates page.
If you’ve won a Maine Lottery prize, then you will have one year from the date of the drawing or the announced end of game date (for instant tickets) to claim your winnings.
Won up to $600? You can redeem your prize at any Maine Lottery retailer. If you’ve won over that amount, then you can claim the money by mail, at a Lottery Retail agent location or in person at the Maine Lottery head offices in Hallowell. If claiming in Hallowell, bring a valid government-issued ID such as a driver’s license or passport.
Any prize worth $5,000 or more will be subject to a federal withholding tax of 25 percent and a Maine state tax of five percent.
Claim a prize by mail
To claim your prize of $600 and above, complete a claim form, staple the completed ticket to it, and send to:
Bureau of Alcoholic Beverages and Lottery Operations
8 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0008
Please allow five working days to process claims.
History of the Maine Lottery
The Maine Lottery has been paying out great cash prizes and supporting great causes in the state for over 40 years.
The Maine Lottery was established in 1973 after state voters approved its creation. The first drawing was held on June 27th, 1974 and the numbers were drawn by the state’s governor, Kenneth M. Curtis. The Tri-State Lottery was approved in April 1985, with Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont agreeing to share games between the three states. The Maine Lottery joined Lotto*America in July 1990, but left when the game ended in April 1992 and was replaced by Powerball. Tickets for the popular multi-state lottery game went back on sale in Maine in 2004 and the state joined Mega Millions in May 2010.
Revenue raised from Maine Lottery ticket sales is allocated to the state’s General Fund. Over $1 billion has been transferred to the fund since 1974. The money is distributed to a variety of programs and services throughout the state. When you play Maine Lottery games, you’re not just funding your own dreams – you’re helping your fellow residents!
You must be at least 18 years old to buy lottery tickets in Maine.
View the latest Maine Lottery numbers and prize payout information for Powerball, Mega Millions, Megabucks, Lucky for Life and more. Are you an ME Lottery winner?
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The information contained on this page is for informational purposes only. All information is entered manually and is subject to error. The Maine State Lottery makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information but is not responsible for any errors contained on this page. In case of a discrepancy between the winning numbers listed on this page and the official winning numbers, the official results shall prevail. A winning ticket must be validated on the Maine State Lottery’s gaming system for final winner verification. Complete Mega Millions game information and prize claiming instructions are available from any Maine Lottery retail agent or by email at [email protected]
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