Wheel of Fortune Lotto in Canada is a wonderful lotto game where spending just $2 it generates a spin of the prize wheel for a chance to win up to $10,000 on the spot and six Lotto words for a chance to win up to $100,000 in the nightly draw. You can play with Quick Pick and there is no Encore or Advance play available in this game. Nightly draws take place every night at 10:30 p.m. (Eastern Time). The odds of winning any prize in this game are 1 in 2.5.
How to play Wheel of Fortune Lotto in Canada?
WHEEL OF FORTUNE LOTTO is an exciting Ontario-only daily lotto game from OLG based on the popular television game show theme. It offers players two exciting chances to win with one ticket. With WHEEL OF FORTUNE LOTTO, players can win INSTANTLY while watching the animated spin of the wheel on the customer display unit at retail and also have a chance to win with the nightly Lotto Word Draw, all for $2. Each $2 Quick Pick randomly generates one animated “spin” of the INSTANT Prize Wheel. If the spin stops on a winning wheel sector, the player INSTANTLY wins the corresponding prize. Players can win up to $10,000 on the INSTANT game.
Each $2 Quick Pick also gives players a chance to win in the nightly Lotto Word Draw. Players can win up to $100,000 on the lotto portion by matching three or more Lotto Words on their ticket with the six Lotto Words drawn (from a pool of 39) nightly. The list of 39 words for the Lotto Word Draw may change from time to time and will always fall into a general category. For example, the “Canadian Things” category includes the words “hockey,” “maple” and “toque.” Both the INSTANT and lotto portions of the game have their own distinct prize structure.
The list of 39 words may change from time to time as well and using a random number generator to conduct the draws will help to minimize any chance for confusion regarding the winning Lotto Words.
To play Wheel of Fortune Lotto in Canada visit your nearest lotto retailer and get a WHEEL OF FORTUNE LOTTO Quick Pick. Each $2 play is eligible for an INSTANT win at the time of purchase and for the nightly draw.
Watch the spinning prize wheel on the lottery terminal screen to see if you win on the spot. If your wheel spin lands on a prize value, you win that prize INSTANTLY!
Check your ticket after the nightly draw to see if you’ve matched 3 or more Lotto words.
- Your ticket will have six Lotto words that are randomly generated at the time of purchase.
- Six words are drawn from a possible 39 words every night.
- Match three or more words to win a prize.
- The set of 39 words may change from time to time.
In WHEEL OF FORTUNE LOTTO there are group of thirty-nine (39) Lotto Words for the draw component of the game. There are six Categories of Lotto Words available for the WHEEL OF FORTUNE® LOTTO game. “Lotto Words” means the thirty-nine (39) words associated with a specific Category for the draw component of the game.
“Instant Prize Wheel” means a circle with twenty-four (24) sectors, with each sector representing a monetary prize or a “0” (zero) representing a non-winner for the instant component of the game.
For the purpose of the draw, each Lotto Word will be associated with a numerical number from one (1) to thirty-nine (39), inclusive; “selection” means a sector on the Instant Prize Wheel and six (6) Lotto Words from the same Category.
The WHEEL OF FORTUNE LOTTO game consists of two components, an instant component and a draw component.
The instant component of the game features a spin of the Instant Prize Wheel, which may be shown on the players display screen of the retailer terminal.
The draw component of the game features six (6) Lotto Words from the same Category of words.
A player may participate by Quick Pick play only. A player may only purchase one selection per ticket, at a cost of $2 per ticket.
A “winning ticket” for the instant component of the game means a ticket that bears a graphic of the Instant Prize Wheel with the pointer pointing to a sector of the Instant Prize Wheel displaying a prize amount. Winning tickets for the draw component are determined based on the Lotto Words and the winning Lotto Words for that draw.
The overall odds of winning any prize (INSTANT or lotto) with WHEEL OF FORTUNE LOTTO are 1 in 2.5. The overall odds of winning a prize on the INSTANT win game are 1 in 2.8 and the overall odds of winning the top INSTANT prize of $10,000 are 1 in 296,602.1. The overall odds of winning a prize on the nightly Lotto Word Draw are 1 in 27.83 and the odds of winning the top prize of $100,000 on the Lotto Word Draw are 1 in 3,262,623. The overall payout for the game is approximately 58.68 per cent.