Minnesota Millionaire Raffle
The Minnesota Millionaire Raffle takes place annually on January 1st, and with the North Star State's best odds of winning $1 million, it's an awesome way to start the New Year.
Playing is simple - just buy a $10 ticket and on New Year's Day, check if your six-digit number matches one of the over 12,000 winning numbers. There are two $1 million winners in every draw. Good luck!
Prizes and Odds of Winning
|Prize Value||Number of Prizes**||Odds*|
|$1,000,000||2||1 in 350,000|
|$100,000||5||1 in 140,000|
|$25,000||5||1 in 140,000|
|$10,000||10||1 in 70,000|
|$500||100||1 in 7,000|
|$100||4,200||1 in 166.67|
|$50||8,000||1 in 87.50|
|*The overall odds of winning any prize are 1 in 56.81.
**Odds of winning shown are based on the sale of all 700,000 tickets; odds may vary depending on ticket sales.
There were two $1 million winners in the 2022 Raffle. The lucky tickets were sold at Kwik Trip #141 at 1100 7th Avenue in Two Harbors and Dollar Fresh at 3225 10th Street East in Glencoe. Each of the retailers was paid a $5,000 bonus for selling the tickets.
The $1 million winning numbers were 137174 and 312357.
You might be wondering about taxes, and yes, they're due on Raffle wins. The winners will pay a minimum of 31.25% federal and state withholding taxes on the amount over $5,000 - so the winners will receive an initial payment $689,062 each, which may increase when they complete their 2022 tax returns depending on their earnings.
Other big winners included five $100,000 and five $25,000 prizes. All lottery prizes above $5,000 are subject to the same level of tax withholdings.
The $100,000 winning tickets were sold at:
- Holiday Stationstore 4067, 1016 Highway 15 S., Hutchinson.
- Speedway 4047, 5205 Vernon Ave., Edina.
- Holiday Stationstore, 6571 N. Lake Blvd., Forest Lake.
- Kwik Trip 1022, 11736 Ulysses Lane N.E., Blaine.
- Cub Foods 6690, 8421 Lyndale Ave. S., Bloomington.
The $100,000 winning numbers were:
The $25,000 winning tickets were purchased from:
- Cub Foods, 19216 Freeport Ave., Elk River
- Young's General Store, 155 Hill Ave., Middle River
- Holiday Stationstores, 1793 Arboretum Blvd., Victoria
- Speedway, 502 N. Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids
- D & L Food & Gas, 626 West Larpenteur Ave., St. Paul
The $25,000 winning numbers were:
The deadline to redeem the $1 million and $100,000 tickets at Minnesota Lottery headquarters in Roseville is December 30, 2022.