This is the current live drawing schedule for all SD Lottery draw games.
|Game||Game Days||Draw Times*||Ticket Sales Stop*|
|South Dakota Cash||Wednesday & Saturday||9:00 PM||9:00 PM|
|Powerball||Monday, Wednesday & Saturday||9:59 PM||9:00 PM|
|Mega Millions||Tuesday & Friday||10:00 PM||9:00 PM|
|Lucky for Life||Daily||9:38 PM||8:30 PM|
|Lotto America||Monday, Wednesday & Saturday||9:15 PM||9:00 PM|
*All draw schedule times are shown in Central Standard Time. During Daylight Savings ticket sales will end and draws will happen 1hr earlier for South Dakota games.
The Powerball and Mega Millions games, which are popular nationwide, are drawn twice a week on Wednesdays and Saturdays. These draws are typically held at 9:59 pm Central Time, and the winning numbers are announced shortly afterward. The Dakota Cash game, on the other hand, is drawn every Wednesday and Saturday at 9:00 pm Central Time. Lucky for Life is drawn every Monday and Thursday at 9:38 pm Central Time.
South Dakota Lottery draws on TV
Some of the SD lottery draws are shown on TV on various stations across the state. In addition to the TV broadcasts, winning numbers for all South Dakota Lottery games can be found on the homepage, separate game pages as well as on the official mobile app.