Latest Draw: Sat Oct 16
Next Drawing: Wed Oct 20
What is LA Lotto?
LA Lotto is a twice weekly draw game where you try to pick six numbers between 1 and 42 that match the winning numbers drawn to win a cash prize. You can also select Quick Pick and the random number generator will choose the numbers for you.
Tickets cost $1 per play. Jackpots start at $500,000 and if nobody wins the jackpot, it rolls over and is added to the next drawing’s jackpot. Louisiana Lotto drawings are held every Wednesday and Saturday, except on Christmas Day.
What are the Louisiana Lotto Draw Times?
Sales cut-off time is 9:30 pm CT the day of the drawing. Approximately 29 minutes prior to draw time.
9:59 pm CT
9:59 pm CT
How do I Play Louisiana Lotto?
PICK YOUR NUMBERS: Ask for a Quick Pick and let the lottery terminal select the numbers for you, or choose six numbers between 1 and 42.
BUY YOUR TICKET: LA Lotto tickets cost $1 per play.
PLAY MULTIPLE DRAWINGS: You can play your numbers for up to 20 consecutive drawing dates on the same ticket. Just tell the cashier at the time of your purchase or mark the Multi Play box on your selection slip.
How Can I Win the LA Lotto?
1 in 5,245,786
1 in 24,286
1 in 555
1 in 37
Overall odds of winning are 1 in 34.4.
*Prize is pari-mutuel prize, which is divided equally among all winning tickets and may vary for each drawing. If the jackpot is not won, the prize is carried over and added to the jackpot of the next drawing.
LA Lotto FAQs
Q: What is the Louisiana Lotto?
A: Louisiana Lotto is a twice weekly draw game where players select six numbers from 1 through 42. Jackpots start at $500,000 and if nobody wins the jackpot, it rolls over and is added to the next drawing’s jackpot.
Q: How much do LA Lotto tickets cost?
A: Tickets cost $1 per play.
Q: Where and when can I play LA Lotto?
A: You can play Lotto at all Louisiana Lottery retailers. Draws take place each Wednesday and Saturday, except for Christmas Day, at approximately 9:59 p.m. Tickets for each drawing may be purchased up to 29 minutes prior to the next drawing.
Q: Do Louisiana Lotto tickets expire?
A: Prizes must be claimed within 180 days of the draw date on which the prize was won.