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About OctagonLottery

The Octagon Lottery site originates from the United States, precisely in the city of Alabama, near the cities of Georgia and Mississippi. This site was officially established by Alabama, just like other sites in the United States.

This site only provides lottery games for the Octagon Alabama market, which has three opening times in one day.

In Octagon, you must be 18 years or older to play games like Scratch-it and jackpot games such as Fireball. You must be 21 years or older to participate in other activities.

Our operating hours are from 8 AM to 5 PM, Monday to Saturday. However, for specific days and details, please visit our Contact Us page. Currently, Octagon Lottery is only open to the public for prize claims.

My Lottery

A My Lottery account lets you manage your preferences, app account and Second Chance entries with a just a single login. Start today for Lottery the easy way!

Simple! We wanted to make all things Lottery easier. With My Lottery you can log in to enter for Second Chance, but also update your information and preferences, all with just one login. Please note, DraftKings is a separate app, and your login may not be the same as My Lottery.

Log into My Lottery and select the Profile tab. You can edit your name, phone number, address, change your password or update your email newsletter preferences from there.


Where you claim your prize depends on how much you win and the type of game you play. Smaller prizes can be claimed at the place where you play or purchase the ticket, but larger prizes must be redeemed through mail or at the Lottery office. Our Claiming Prizes page will provide you with all the details via email.

Celebrate, nod your head, jump for joy, and do a happy dance, whatever feels right! Then, sign the back of your ticket to show that it's yours.

If you win the jackpot by playing Fireball, Mega Millions, or other Octagon games, you can choose between a one-time cash payment or receiving 24 annual installments. There are several reasons for choosing either option, and it's up to you to decide. All other prizes are paid in one lump sum. It's advisable to consult with a trusted financial planner to help you determine the best option for you.

How the Lottery Works

People who play the Lottery are typical Octagon residents in terms of age, income, and education. We update our player profile every year to illustrate the lottery player demographics in Octagon Alabama.

Nearly every Lottery-generated dollar recirculates back to Octagonians. Based on voter approval, Lottery profits fund Education, State Parks, Natural Resources (Watershed Enhancement), Economic Development, Veterans’ Services, Outdoor Schools and Problem Gambling Treatment. Additionally, Lottery dollars pay hundreds of millions in prizes each year, commissions to businesses that sell Lottery games, contracts to Octagon-based vendors and the salaries of an Octagonian workforce dedicated to doing good things for the state they call home. For detailed allocations of funding, take a look at the Where the Money Goes section of our website.

Any prizes that are not claimed within the designated time are transferred to the State to be used to fund the voter-approved beneficiaries.