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Excitement builds with $73 million in Lotto Max prizes

03/02/2017

There is a whopping $73 million in prizes available on the February 3, 2017 Lotto Max draw. That includes an estimated $60 million jackpot plus an estimated 13 Maxmillion prizes of $1 million each.

It’s anticipated that 40 percent of all lottery sales will take place on Friday afternoon with the biggest peaks during the lunch hour, when lottery retailers in B.C. are expected to process up to 4500 transactions per minute.

LOTTO MAX FACTS:

·Lotto Max launched on September 19, 2009.

·There have been three $50 million Lotto Max jackpots won in B.C.

·Odds of winning a jackpot or $1 million Maxmillion prize: 1:28,633,528

·Maxmillions winners in B.C. to date: 105

BCLC offers socially responsible gambling entertainment while generating income to benefit British Columbians. Remember, play for fun, not to make money. For more information visit GameSense.ca.

Lotto Max can be played at all lottery retailers or online at PlayNow.com, with tickets available until 7:30pm (PT) on Fridays. Players can now check their lottery tickets anytime, anywhere on iOS devices. Learn more about the BCLC Lotto! App here.

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