Kingston Residents Win $1 Million in September Lotto Max Draw

Published on: 2018/10/09 - in News

The OLG is congratulating Kingston’s newest millionaires – Joan and Stephen Ellis.

Their September 28 LOTTO MAX ticket was one of two million dollar MAXMILLIONS prize winners sold in Kingston, along with a $333,333.40 prize winner, and a $100,000 Encore ticket purchased in the Kingston area.

The couple purchased their winning ticket at Bayridge Market on Bayridge Drive in Kingston.

Since its launch in September 2009, Ontario LOTTO MAX players have won over $4.4 billion, including 60 jackpot wins and 469 MAXMILLIONS prizes, right across the province.

Players can purchase tickets at authorized OLG retailers or buy online at until 10:30 p.m. ET on Friday, October 5, 2018 for the draw that evening.

OLG is a crown agency that develops world-class gaming entertainment for the Province of Ontario.  Acting in a socially responsible way, OLG conducts and manages land-based gaming facilities; the sale of province-wide lottery games; PlayOLG Internet gaming; and the delivery of bingo and other electronic gaming products at Charitable Gaming Centres.

OLG is also helping to build a more sustainable horse racing industry in Ontario. Since 1975, OLG has provided nearly $47 billion to the people and Province of Ontario to support key government priorities like health care; the treatment, prevention and research of problem gambling; and support for amateur athletes.

Each year, proceeds from OLG’s operations also support host communities, Ontario First Nations, lottery retailers and local charities across the province.

100 per cent of OLG’s proceeds are invested in Ontario | Follow on Twitter @OLGtoday

The Ontario Problem Gambling Helpline: 1-888-230-3505

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