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Have Fun & Support Causes with the Illinois Lottery

Throughout the year, we host events and pop up at some of your favorite spots all over Illinois! Depending on the event, you could snag unique giveaways, win incredible prizes, play fun games, or benefit important causes. Make sure to check back here, as well as follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter so you never miss out on the fun and can see the Proof that Anything's Possible®!

Stay tuned for more adventures to come!

Live! At Mariano’s

To celebrate Fathers Day, we’re partnering with Mariano’s and hosting two Live! At Mariano’s concerts during the month of June. In addition to these not-to-be-missed in-store concerts we’re letting fathers and shoppers alike spin a wheel for a chance to win prizes such as BBQ sauce; and Illinois Lottery tickets, hats, shirts, and more.*

*While supplies last. One spin per person 18 years of age or older.

  • Friday, June 10, 2022 from 4:00-8:00 PM CT: Mariano’s Oak Lawn at 11000 S. Cicero Ave., Oak Lawn, IL 60453
  • Friday, June 17, 2022 from 4:00-8:00 PM CT: Mariano’s Bronzeville at 3857 S. Martin Luther King Dr., Chicago, IL 60653

Illinois State Fair

The Illinois State Fair is returning to Springfield this year with a mega line-up of performances, and the Illinois Lottery is making its return to the Fairgrounds as the 2021 Grandstand Sponsor. This will mark the 10th year of being the Grandstand Sponsor at the State Fair!

The Illinois Lottery will also be onsite during the Illinois State Fair, selling players favorite lottery games at its longstanding location:

  • On Illinois Avenue between Oldani Lane and Corn Dog Lane

  • From 11AM – 9PM CT daily

We hope to see you there!

Summer 2019: "Show Us Your App!"

Throughout the Summer of 2019, the Illinois Lottery provided players with fun, engaging and interactive activations throughout the state.