It's time to celebrate the thousands of Keno winners everyday in BC and to do that, we've shared some fun facts about the game as well as some recent winner videos.
DID YOU KNOW?
There were over $171 Million dollars in Keno prizes won last year in BC.
The new Keno top prize of $200,000 for matching 10/10 numbers has been won 4 times so far. This first winner was from Vancouver in June 2015, the second from Richmond in January 2016 and the most recent prizes were won in Nanaimo and Dawson's Creek in October 2016.
There is more than one way to play Keno. If you'd like to try Keno for the first time, Keno Pattern Play is an easy to play option that allows you to choose from a selection of patterns or rows and columns for a chance to win up to $50,000. On June 6, 2016 there were six Keno Pattern Play winners that matched 19 or 1 number(s) in their selected pattern to win $25,000.
Keno and Keno Pattern Play are available anywhere lottery is sold including online at PlayNow.com. To date, the largest Keno prize won on PlayNow.com has been $500,000 won on Keno and Keno Bonus in May of 2013.
WHAT WOULD YOU DO IF YOU WON?
These are the top five things Keno winners in BC say they would do with their winnings:
Celebrate the win.
Build their savings.
Buy a car or truck.
Go on a trip.
Help someone in their life.
Check out the list of Keno winners over $5,000 here. Some major prize winners have been kind enough to share their winning experience in a short video. Click the links below on the right to see those.