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Tickets for Montana Millionaire go on sale soon

Tickets are $20 each
Montana Millionaire
Posted at 2:17 PM, Oct 28, 2022

GREAT FALLS — The Montana Lottery announced on Friday that the annual Montana Millionaire event will once again feature two million-dollar grand prizes this year. A second-tier prize of $100,000 has also been added to the final drawing.

Tickets are $20 each, and go on sale on Tuesday, November 1st; there will be 280,000 tickets sold this year. They can be bought at most convenience stores, gas stations, and grocery stores.

Tickets will be sold until they are all bought - which happened in just six days last year.

The Montana Lottery said the drawing date for the three big prizes (two for $1M, one for $100K) will be between December 26, 2022, and January 1, 2023; the exact date has not yet been determined.

There will also be two "Early Bird" drawings: one for $100,000 and a second for $25,000. The $100,000 drawing will be on November 25; the $25,000 drawing will be on December 16.

In addition, there will be 3,000 “instant win” tickets; 1,800 of the tickets will be worth $500, and 1,200 of the tickets will be worth $100.

Previous winners of the Montana Millionaire grand prize are:

  • 2020: Megan Thorstenson, Butte
  • 2019: Casey Petero, Columbia Falls
  • 2018: Richard Mai, Billings
  • 2017: Amy Lambert, Butte
  • 2016: Daniel Thompson, Great Falls
  • 2015: Jack Barisich, Winnett
  • 2014: Jeffrey Fallang, East Helena
  • 2013: Russell Miller, Columbia Falls
  • 2012: Sam Polesky, Laurel
  • 2011: Vern & Mara Wallace, Billings
  • 2010: William Morse, Billings
  • 2009: Dana Delguerra, Great Falls
  • 2008: Mike & Carole McGivern, Butte
  • 2007: Gary & BJ Klipstein, Billings

Last year's two winning million-dollar tickets were sold in Butte and Missoula. Due to a change in legislation, the Montana Lottery is no longer allowed to release names of Montana Millionaire winners unless they have given consent.

Click here to visit the Montana Millionaire website.


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