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More fun for less money.

If you’ve ever played 50/50 at a sporting event, you know how this game works. Buy a BC 50/50 ticket for only $1 for a chance to get in on the jackpot. Or try a Value Picks ticket and save. We only draw from tickets sold, so there’s always a winner. Now with 4 daily draws: 1pm, 3pm, 6pm and 9pm.

Recent Winners

Total BC 50/50
Prizes Won Last Year in BC



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Andy S.

Vancouver, BC



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Gerald & Judith M.

Coquitlam, BC


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Every lottery ticket that’s purchased helps communities across B.C. grow.  When you play with BCLC, you Play it Forward. 

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BC 50/50

Only $1 to Play

Get in on BC 50/50 with draws everyday at 1pm, 3pm, 6pm and 9pm and a GUARANTEED winner every draw. Watch for the BC 50/50 screens between Keno shows to see the jackpot grow.




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Playing Responsibly

Is there such a thing as lucky numbers? Nope. Every number has an equal chance of being drawn at any given time. Learn more about the role of chance in gambling.

Guaranteed Winner Every Draw