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Wyoming’s Five Biggest Lottery Winners

If you hit the $1.6 billion jackpot tonight, you won’t be Wyoming’s first Mega Millions winner. Since WyoLotto debuted in 2013, winners have claimed nearly $46 million. Here are Wyoming’s five luckiest lottery contestants.

The biggest ticket to date was sold in Evanston in March 2016 when somebody won $5 million playing Mega Millions.

In February 2016, someone in Cheyenne won $1,888, 328.

In October 2016, a $1,544,236 ticket was purchased in Rawlins.

In May 2016, a player in Green River claimed $1,342,013.

The biggest jackpot of 2018 so far was a $1.15 million ticket sold in Cheyenne in March.

Along with record Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots, WyoLotto’s Cowboy Draw has never been bigger. Thursday’s drawing will be worth an estimated $2.26 million.

The biggest ticket to date was sold in Evanston in March 2016 when somebody won $5 million playing Mega Millions.

Wyoming Lottery

Instant Wyoming lottery results and winning numbers for WY Powerball, WY Mega Millions, Cowboy Draw, WY Lucky For Life. Keep track of it all with our mobile lottery app!

Latest Wyoming Results


Mega Millions

Cowboy Draw

Lucky For Life

Wyoming Lottery Games

Game Name Entry Close Time Possible Numbers Prize Type Draw Time Draw Days
Powerball 7:59 PM MT 5 from 1-69 and 1 from 1-26 Jackpot 8:59 PM MT Wednesday and Saturday
Mega Millions 8:00 PM MT 5 from 1-70 and 1 from 1-25 Jackpot 9:00 PM MT Tuesday and Friday
Lucky for Life 7:30 PM MT 5 from 1-48 and 1 from 1-18 Top Prize 8:38 PM MT Monday and Thursday
Cowboy Draw 1:45 PM MT 5 from 1-45 Jackpot 2:00 PM MT Monday and Thursday

Wyoming Lottery FAQs

Can I remain anonymous if I win the lottery in Wyoming?

Yes, the WY Lottery will honor requests to remain anonymous.

How much is the WY Lottery today?

You can find the latest WY Lottery jackpot amounts for all of your favorite games here on the Wyoming Lottery Jackpots page.

How much will I pay in taxes if I win the WY Lottery?

For state residents, prizes greater than $5,000 are subject to a 24% federal tax withholding.

How long does it take to receive WY Lottery winnings?

Prizes less than $600 can be claimed instantly at an authorized retailer. Larger prizes must be claimed at Lottery Headquarters or mailed in and will take longer to process.

Can I buy a WY Lottery ticket online?

At this time, tickets must be purchased at an authorized retailer.

About the Wyoming Lottery

The Wyoming Lottery, known as the WyoLotto, is a newer lottery and began operations in July of 2013. Revenue from the WY Lottery goes to the state treasury and from there, is distributed to town, cities, and counties, where the money is used for a variety of purposes, programs, and initiatives.

To learn more please visit the official Wyoming State Lottery WyoLotto website.

Information on responsible gaming and problem gaming is available here. Or call 1-800-522-4700.

The latest results, winning numbers and jackpots for all of your favorite Wyoming lottery games like Powerball, Mega Millions, Cowboy Draw & more!