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Colorado Lottery Results

Game Result Est. Jackpot Next Draw
Pick 3 Midday
  • 9
  • 2
  • 3
Top Prize
$500
Next Draw
Top Prize
$500
Pick 3 Evening
  • 4
  • 9
  • 4
Top Prize
$500
Next Draw
Top Prize
$500
Cash 5
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 9
  • 26
Top Prize
$20,000
Next Draw
Top Prize
$20,000
Colorado Lotto+
Main Numbers
  • 10
  • 15
  • 34
  • 35
  • 38
  • 40
Plus Numbers
  • 6
  • 10
  • 27
  • 35
  • 39
  • 40
Est. Jackpot
$1.2 Million
Next Draw
Est. Jackpot
$1.3 Million
Powerball
  • 8
  • 31
  • 39
  • 40
  • 43
  • PB: 4
  • Power Play: 3
Est. Jackpot
$180 Million
Next Draw
Est. Jackpot
$190 Million
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Mega Millions
  • 24
  • 38
  • 44
  • 57
  • 58
  • MB: 17
  • Megaplier: 4
Est. Jackpot
$121 Million
Next Draw
Est. Jackpot
$127 Million
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Lucky for Life
  • 2
  • 25
  • 26
  • 30
  • 37
  • LB: 8
Top Prize
$1,000 Per day for life
Next Draw
Top Prize
$1,000 Per day for life

Games

A quick summary of all the Colorado State Lottery games.

Game Type Numbers Sales Close
Pick 3 Midday Daily 3 from 0-9 1:30 p.m.
Pick 3 Evening Daily 3 from 0-9 7:30 p.m.
Cash 5 Jackpot 5 from 1-32 7:30 p.m.
Colorado Lotto+ Jackpot 6 from 1-40 7:30 p.m.
Powerball Jackpot 5 from 1-69 + 1 from 1-26 7:30 p.m.
Mega Millions Jackpot 5 from 1-70 + 1 from 1-25 7:30 p.m.
Lucky for Life Top Prize 5 from 1-48 + 1 from 1-18 7:30 p.m.

Game Schedule

Find out when each draw takes place.

Game Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Pick 3 Midday 1:36 p.m. 1:36 p.m. 1:36 p.m. 1:36 p.m. 1:36 p.m. 1:36 p.m. 1:36 p.m.
Pick 3 Evening 7:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m.
Cash 5 7:35 p.m. 7:35 p.m. 7:35 p.m. 7:35 p.m. 7:35 p.m. 7:35 p.m. 7:35 p.m.
Colorado Lotto+       7:35 p.m.     7:35 p.m.
Powerball       9:00 p.m.     9:00 p.m.
Mega Millions     9:00 p.m.     9:00 p.m.  
Lucky for Life   8:38 p.m.     8:30 p.m.   7:35 p.m.
All times are displayed in Colorado local time.

Advanced Draws

In Colorado, players can purchase lottery tickets in advance for consecutive draws. Here’s how many games you can play at a time:

Game Advanced Draws
Pick 3 Midday 28 draws
Pick 3 Evening 28 draws
Cash 5 91 draws
Colorado Lotto+ 26 draws
Powerball 26 draws
Mega Millions 26 draws
Lucky for Life 26 draws

Claiming Prizes

Here’s the normal process for claiming prizes in Colorado.

Prizes of $599 or Less

Option 1.
Claim at any local retailer.
Option 2.
Claim at any of the Lottery Claim Centers.
Option 3.
Post the signed ticket to the Colorado Lottery.

Prizes of $600 or Over

Option 1.
Claim at any of the Lottery Claim Centers.
Option 2.
Complete a claim form, sign the back of the ticket, and post both items to the Colorado Lottery.

It normally takes around three business days to process the claim (from the moment the claim is received), but please allow at least two weeks to make sure that the claim is received.

Postal address
P.O. BOX 7, Pueblo, CO 81002-0007

Claim Centers

Tax Information

The Colorado Lottery is required by law to withhold a percentage of certain prizes for tax purposes.

Here are the taxes that are withheld for lottery winners within the state of Colorado who have a social security number.

Colorado Lottery tax withholdings on winnings for U.S. citizens or residents
Winnings Tax Percentage
Over $5,000 State Tax 4%
Federal Tax 24%
    Total: 28%

If the winner does not have a social security number, the taxes withheld by the Colorado Lottery are different:

Colorado Lottery tax withholdings on winnings for non-U.S. citizens or non-residents
Winnings Tax Percentage
Over $5,000 State Tax 4%
Federal Tax 30%
    Total: 34%

About the Colorado Lottery

Colorado Scenery

The Colorado Lottery started in 1983, with the very first draw taking place on April 23. The lottery is a self-funded organization and doesn’t receive any help from the state’s General Fund.

All of the funds that are needed to run the lottery come solely from business revenue. The lottery is a member of the Multi-State Lottery Association and revenue from lottery ticket sales is directed by the state’s constitutional amendment, as approved by voters.

To date, the Colorado Lottery has spent over $3 billion protecting the state’s wilderness along with a myriad of other activities like building swimming pools, parks, trails, and a list of other recreational sports.

Contact information

Phone Number:
1-(800)-999-2959

FAQS

1. What happens if I lose my Colorado Lottery ticket?

Always keep your tickets safe. Sign the back of the ticket and fill out your address so that no one else can claim it. No one can claim prizes unless the winning ticket is presented.


2. How do I claim my prize?

Colorado Lottery gives you a number of options for claiming prizes. You can claim smaller prizes at lottery retailers or, for bigger prizes, visit one of the four claim centers in person or mail your signed ticket to the Pueblo HQ along with a claim form.

We strongly recommend, however, that before claiming any big lottery prize you consult with a lawyer or financial advisor as they can help you during the claim process.


3. Can I keep my identity a secret when I win?

If you win a lottery prize in Colorado, it’s part of the Colorado Open Records Act. Your first name and the initial of your last name will be published on the Colorado Lottery website. You have the choice of whether or not to have your photo taken.

Also keep in mind that the Colorado Lottery does not recognize trusts, partnerships, or corporations as winners of lottery prizes. Only individuals can claim lottery prizes.


4. Can I purchase tickets by mail or over the phone?

No. You can only legally purchase Colorado Lottery tickets using any of the Colorado Lottery sales terminal within the borders of Colorado. The Colorado Lottery does not offer an online or mail-in subscription service.


5. How old do I have to be to play the lottery in Colorado?

Players must be 18 years or older to play the lottery. However, you can purchase tickets as gifts for people under the age of 18. If they win, and the ticket was a gift, they may claim their prize.


6. Where does the lottery money go?

All Colorado Lottery ticket profits are distributed to proceed recipients, including Colorado Parks and Wildlife, Great Outdoors Colorado (with spillover funds going to the Building Excellent Schools Today program), and Conservation Trust Fund.


7. What games can I play in Colorado?

In Colorado, you can play a variety of state and multi-state lottery games, including Lucky for Life, Cash 5, Colorado Lotto+, Pick 3 (Midday, Evening), Mega Millions, and Powerball.


8. How long do I have to claim my Colorado lottery prize?

You have 180 days from the date of the draw to claim your prizes.


9. What taxes must I pay if I win a lottery prize?

Lottery winnings in Colorado are subject to both state and federal taxes. The Colorado Lottery is required to withhold taxes from certain lottery prizes. Check our Tax Information section for more details.


10. Can I purchase tickets in advance?

Yes, you can purchase tickets for a number of consecutive draws by using the Advance Play option through registered retailers.

Simply check the Advance Play box on your play slips and tell the retailer how many draws in advance you want to play for.


Got any more questions about the Colorado Lottery? Contact us we'd love to help answer them.