Draw Information

Lottery retailers are happy to validate your winning ticket. To avoid any discrepancies, players are asked first to verify that they do have a winning ticket by using the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation's (OLG) terminal print-out of winning numbers which is available at on-line retail outlets.

You can validate all OLG INSTANT tickets at participating retail outlets during On-Line gaming operating hours from 6 a.m. to 1 a.m. on Mondays and from 6 a.m. to 2 a.m. Tuesdays to Sundays (Eastern Time).

You can validate all OLG terminal online tickets at participating retail outlets during the following times:


 
DRAW DAYS
Friday
Wednesday Saturday
Wednesday Saturday
Saturday
DRAW CLOSE TIME
9:00 p.m.
9:00 p.m.
9:00 p.m.
9:00 p.m.
DRAW BREAK
9:00 p.m.-9:10 p.m.
9:00 p.m.-9:10 p.m.
9:00 p.m.-9:10 p.m.
9:00 p.m.-9:10 p.m.
SALES RE-OPEN FOR NEXT DRAW
9:10 p.m.
9:10 p.m.
9:10 p.m.
9:10 p.m.
VALIDATE CURRENT DRAW
6:00 a.m.
Next Day
6:00 a.m.
Next Day
10:30 p.m.
Same Day
10:30 p.m.
Same Day
VALIDATE PREVIOUS DRAW
9:10 p.m. Fridays
9:10 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays
9:10 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays
9:10 p.m. Saturdays
VALIDATION NOT AVAILABLE
8:55 p.m.- 9:10 p.m.
Draw Day
8:55 p.m.- 9:10 p.m.
Draw Day
8:55 p.m.- 9:10 p.m.
Draw Day
8:55 p.m.- 9:10 p.m.
Draw Day
SALES CLOSE TIME
2 a.m.
2 a.m.
2 a.m.
2 a.m.


 
DRAW DAYS
EVENING Draws
MIDDAY Draws
EVENING Draws
DRAW CLOSE TIME
9:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m.
9:00 p.m.
DRAW BREAK
9:00 p.m.- 9:10 p.m.
2:00 p.m.- 2:10 p.m.
9:00 p.m.- 9:10 p.m.
SALES RE-OPEN FOR NEXT DRAW
9:10 p.m.
2:10 p.m.
9:10 p.m.
VALIDATE CURRENT DRAW
10:30 p.m. Same Day
3:30 p.m. Same Day
10:30 p.m. Same Day
VALIDATE PREVIOUS DRAW
9:10 p.m. Same Day
2:10 p.m. Same Day
9:10 p.m. Same Day
VALIDATION NOT AVAILABLE
8:55 p.m.- 9:10 p.m.
Draw Day
1:55 p.m.- 2:10 p.m.
Draw Day
8:55 p.m.- 9:10 p.m.
Draw Day
SALES CLOSE TIME
Mondays 1 a.m.
Tuesdays to Sundays 2 a.m.
2:00 p.m. - 2:10 p.m.
Mondays 1 a.m.
Tuesdays to Sundays 2 a.m.

PRO·LINE, POINT SPREAD and PRO*PICKS tickets can be validated after 6 a.m. (Eastern Time) the day following the latest completed game on your ticket.