Latest Draw: Wed May 25
Next Drawing: Sat May 28
What is Ohio Classic Lotto?
Ohio Classic Lotto is a three times weekly draw game where you try to pick six numbers between 1 and 49 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. The top prize starts at $1,000,000 and increases each drawing until someone wins the jackpot. With each jackpot rollover, the guaranteed minimum increase is $100,000. To win the top prize, players must match all six numbers drawn. All Ohio Lottery results are available immediately after each drawing.
For an additional $1 per play, players can add the KICKER option for a chance to win up to an additional $100,000. The KICKER is a six-digit number that will be printed on the play slip. Players can win prizes for matching in exact order, from left to right, 2, 3, 4, 5 or all 6 of the KICKER numbers.
What are the OH Classic Lotto Draw Times?
Sales cut-off time is 7:00 pm ET the day of the drawing, approximately 5 minutes prior to draw time.
|Monday||7:05 pm ET|
|Wednesday||7:05 pm ET|
|Saturday||7:05 pm ET|
How do I Play Classic 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 49.
- BUY YOUR TICKET:
OH Classic Lotto tickets cost $1 per set of numbers.
- PLAY MULTIPLE DRAWINGS:
You can play your numbers for up to 10 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.
- ADD KICKER:
Players can add the optional KICKER play for an additional $1 per play. A six-digit number will be printed on your play slip. If you match, in exact order from left to right, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 digits, you win!
How Can I Win the Ohio Classic Lotto?
|Match||Prizes ($1 Wager)||Odds|
|6 Balls||Jackpot!||1 in 13,983,816|
|5 Balls||$1,500||1 in 54,201|
|4 Balls||$70||1 in 1,032|
|3 Balls||$2||1 in 57|
Overall odds of winning are 1 in 54.
What Can I Win with the Classic Lotto KICKER?
|Match 6||$100,000||1 in 1,000,000|
|Match 5||$5,000||1 in 111,111|
|Match 4||$1,000||1 in 11,111|
|Match 3||$100||1 in 1,111|
|Match 2||$10||1 in 111|
Overall odds of winning are 1 in 100.
Ohio Classic Lotto FAQs
A: Classic Lotto is a three times weekly draw game where players select six numbers from 1 through 49. Jackpots start at $1,000,000 increase for each drawing until someone wins. With each jackpot rollover, there is a guaranteed minimum increase of $100,000.
Q: How much do Ohio Lotto tickets cost?
A: Tickets cost $1 per play. Players can add the optional KICKER for an additional $1 per play.
Q: Where and when can I play Classic Lotto?
A: You can play the at all Ohio Lottery retailers. Draws take place Monday Wednesday and Saturday at approximately 7:05 p.m. Tickets for each drawing may be purchased up to 5 minutes prior to the next drawing.
Q: Do Ohio Classic Lotto tickets expire?
A: Prizes must be claimed within 180 days of the draw date on which the prize was won.