Positive Play


Playing responsibly doesn't mean you can't have fun! Welcome to Positive Play, an educational resource for Kentucky Lottery players to learn valuable information on how to safely and responsibly enjoy our entertaining games. 

We know, winning can be exciting. It is important that you have the tools to make responsible decision when playing the Kentucky Lottery. After all, the lottery is meant to be FUN and never stressful.

Just because it can happen, doesn't mean it always will.


Lightning CAN strike same place twice, but what are the odds of that? We love seeing our players win big playing the lottery, but it is important to know the odds of winning when making purchases. Did you know the odds of hitting the Mega Millions jackpot are 1 in 302,575,350? Knowing the odds can help you determine how much you are willing to spend on your chances of becoming our next big winner.

Much like with anything else, limits are a clear set of boundaries and are a good thing when playing the lottery.

Ever heard of too much of a good thing? The same theory applies with playing the lottery. It is important to set limits when spending money and playing the lottery. It is advised that players only use discretionary income and set limits to how often they play.

Did you know when you download the app we help you set limits? When a player spends an excessive amount of time on the app, we send an alert so you can make the necessary adjustments to playing time.

Lucky numbers are just numbers.

We all have a set of numbers that have a special meaning to us, and this can be one of the many exciting methods to playing the lottery. The truth is, there is no way to predict the outcome of any Kentucky Lottery drawing. There is no way to guarantee a winning ticket. There is always a way to have FUN! 

Gift Responsibly

We know playing the lottery can be fun. We strive to provide you with quality and entertaining products, and while you may want to share that fun with others, it is important that players remember that no Kentucky Lottery product should be played or purchased by anyone under the age of 18.



Responsible Gaming Help

Anyone seeking help or information is encouraged to call 1-800-GAMBLER. Hotline staff will send you more information about problem or compulsive gambling, or make a referral to the closest certified problem gambling counselor or Gamblers Anonymous meeting.