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Rhode Island Lottery Results

Game Result Est. Jackpot Next Draw
The Numbers Midday
  • 4
  • 5
  • 0
  • 1
Top Prize
$5,000
Next Draw
Top Prize
$5,000
The Numbers Evening
  • 2
  • 8
  • 4
  • 7
Top Prize
$5,000
Next Draw
Top Prize
$5,000
Wild Money
  • 17
  • 22
  • 30
  • 33
  • 34
  • EB: 28
Est. Jackpot
$46,000
Next Draw
Est. Jackpot
$51,000
Powerball
  • 7
  • 14
  • 17
  • 57
  • 65
  • PB: 24
  • Power Play: 5
Est. Jackpot
$147 Million
Next Draw
Est. Jackpot
$158 Million
Mega Millions
  • 2
  • 22
  • 30
  • 42
  • 62
  • MB: 20
  • Megaplier: 3
Est. Jackpot
$20 Million
Next Draw
Est. Jackpot
$22 Million
Lucky for Life
  • 14
  • 18
  • 30
  • 43
  • 45
  • LB: 9
Top Prize
$1,000 Per day for life
Next Draw
Top Prize
$1,000 Per day for life

Rhode Island Lottery COVID-19 Update

Scammers are taking advantage of the COVID-19 pandemic and increasing their activities in Rhode Island. Be aware, stay alert, and never send money to receive a lottery prize.

Draws

Powerball draws continue as normal.

Game Changes

Starting jackpots for Rhode Island Powerball and Mega Millions have been removed - amounts will be published before each draw and now depend on ticket sales and interest rates.

Minimum jackpot increases between draws have been removed for both Powerball and Mega Millions.

Closed Centers

The Rhode Island Lottery Headquarters is closed until further notice.

Claiming a Winning Ticket

Prizes of $599 can be claimed at Rhode Island Lottery retailers.

All prizes should be claimed by mail: complete and sign the back of the ticket, fill out the Prize Claim Form, and include a copy of a valid photo ID and proof of the SSN a copy of the SSC.

All documents need to be mailed via certified mail to the Rhode Island Lottery Headquarters. Keep a copy of all documents for your records.

Games

A quick summary of all Rhode Island State Lottery Games.

Game Prize Type Numbers Sales Close
The Numbers Midday Top Prize 4 from 0-9 1:20 p.m.
The Numbers Evening Top Prize 4 from 0-9 6:50 p.m. (6:20 p.m. Sun)
Wild Money Jackpot 5 from 1-38 + 1 from remaining 33 7:24 p.m.
Powerball Jackpot 5 from 1-69 + 1 from 1-26 9:50 p.m.
Mega Millions Jackpot 5 from 1-70 + 1 from 1-25 9:50 p.m.
Lucky for Life Top Prize 5 from 1-48 + 1 from 1-18 9:30 p.m.

Game Schedule

Find out when each draw takes place.

Game Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
The Numbers Midday 1:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m.
The Numbers Evening 6:29 p.m. 6:59 p.m. 6:59 p.m. 6:59 p.m. 6:59 p.m. 6:59 p.m. 6:59 p.m.
Wild Money     7:29 p.m.   7:29 p.m.   7:29 p.m.
Powerball       10:59 p.m.     10:59 p.m.
Mega Millions     11:00 p.m.     11:00 p.m.  
Lucky for Life   10:38 p.m.     10:38 p.m.    
All times displayed in Rhode Island local time.

Advanced Draws

In Rhode Island, you can purchase multiple tickets for a number of consecutive draws in advance.

Game Advanced Draws
The Numbers Midday up to 30
The Numbers Evening up to 30
Wild Money up to 15
Powerball up to 26
Mega Millions up to 26
Lucky for Life up to 26

Claiming Prizes

Here's the normal process for claiming prizes in Rhode Island.

Prizes of $599 or Less

Option 1.
Claim at any local retailer.
Option 2.
Claim at Rhode Island Lottery Headquarters.

Prizes of $600 or Over

Claim at Rhode Island Lottery Headquarters

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 the claim is received. All prizes must be claimed within one year of the drawing date.

Postal Address: Rhode Island Lottery Headquarters 1425 Pontiac Ave., Cranston, RI 02920

Claim Form

Download the Rhode Island Lottery Prize Claim Form.

Claim Centers

  • Rhode Island Lottery Headquarters

    Screenshot of the Rhode Island Lottery Headquarters Claim Center location Closed until further notice
    1425 Pontiac Avenue, Cranston, RI 02920
    Phone: (401) 463-6500
    Opening times:
    Monday to Friday - -

Tax Information

Here are the taxes withheld from lottery prizes claimed by U.S. citizens or residents within the state of Rhode Island.

Rhode Island Lottery tax withholdings on winnings for U.S. citizens or residents
Winnings Tax Percentage
Over $5,000 State Tax 5.99%
Federal Tax 24%
    Total: 29.99%

If the winner is not a resident or is not a citizen of the U.S., taxes withheld by the Rhode Island Lottery are different:

Rhode Island Lottery tax withholdings on winnings for non-U.S. citizens or non-residents
Winnings Tax Percentage
Over $5,000 State Tax 5.99%
Federal Tax 30%
    Total: 35.99%

About the Rhode Island Lottery

Rhode Island Scenery

The modern form of the Rhode Island Lottery was inaugurated in 1974, following an amendment to the constitution that was passed in 1973.

It is a charter member of the Multi-State Lottery Association (MUSL). Rhode Island Lottery games include Powerball, Wild Money, Mega Millions, Keno, and scratch tickets. Rhode Island can also offer video lottery. The Rhode Island Lottery is run by the government of Rhode Island. Proceeds from the sale of lottery tickets are allocated to a wide range of state programs and initiatives. The minimum age to play the Rhode Island Lottery is 18 years old.

Contact Information

Phone Number: 1-(401)-463-6500

FAQS

How old do I have to be to buy a ticket?

You must be 18 years old to purchase a ticket for the Rhode Island State lottery.


How long do I have to collect on a winning ticket?

Players of Instant Win games have up to one year after the announced end of that game in order to claim a prize. Prizes for draw games must be claimed within 365 days of the drawing date.


What happens if I lose my winning ticket?

Unfortunately, you must present a winning ticket for the Rhode Island State Lottery to claim a prize for you. The Rhode Island Lottery is not responsible for lost or stolen tickets.


Can a winner remain anonymous if they choose to?

As much as the lottery would like to keep your privacy, this information falls under the Freedom of Information Act, and any winner of the Rhode Island State Lottery games name and city or town of residency must be released upon request.

It may be possible to claim your prize through a trust in order to retain your anonymity, so we suggest that you consult with a lawyer before claiming any big prizes.


Can I play the lottery in Rhode Island online, by mail, or phone?

No, it is not possible to play online, by mail, or by phone in Rhode Island. In order to get tickets for any of the Rhode Island Lottery games, you have to visit one of the authorized ticket retailers in the state.


What lottery games can I play in Rhode Island?

Players have a choice of lottery draw games to play in Rhode Island, including Lucky for Life, Mega Millions, Wild Money, Powerball, and The Numbers Game (Midday, Evening).


Are taxes withheld on lottery winnings in Rhode Island?

Yes, lottery winnings in Rhode Island are subject to both state and federal taxes. Winners of prizes above $599 will receive a W-2 tax form when claiming their prize. The Rhode Island Lottery is also required by law to withhold a percentage of certain lottery winners for tax purposes. See our Tax Information section for more information.


Where and how do I claim my Rhode Island lottery winnings?

There are a number of ways to claim your winnings. Along with a form of identification and a claim form, you can visit an authorized lottery retailer for prizes under $600. You can also visit the Rhode Island Lottery Headquarters to claim any prize including those above $600.

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


Can I purchase lottery tickets for multiple draws in advance?

Yes, the Rhode Island Lottery allows you to purchase as many tickets as you like for a certain number of future draws. Check our Advanced draws section for more information.


Where do the proceeds from the sale of Rhode Island Lottery tickets go?

The proceeds from the sale of Rhode Island Lottery tickets are used for prize awards, the General Fund, commissions, and to maintain the lottery operations along with other costs.

The General Fund distributes funds for things such as public safety, natural resources, transportation, education, and government services in the state.


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