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$1,000,000 for her birthdayA new millionaire in Montérégie thanks to Lotto 6/49

$1,000,000 for her birthdayA new millionaire in Montérégie thanks to Lotto 6/49

Montréal, November 28, 2017 – Montérégie resident Marie-Berthe Ménard pocketed a guaranteed million prize at the November 18 draw of Lotto 6/49. The lucky winner checked her ticket on her birthday.



  • Lottery: Lotto 6/49
  • Prize won: $1,000,000
  • Category: Guaranteed Prize
  • Draw date: November 18, 2017
  • Winners’ place of residence: Montérégie
  • Retailer: Pharmaprix (10, boulevard Don-Quichotte, L’Île-Perrot)
  • The retailer will receive a 1% prize of $10,000.
  • Claim centre: Loto-Québec’s head offices in Montréal



  • Ms Ménard has been playing the same numbers at Lotto 6/49 for a very long time.
  • And her payday finally came!
  • That’s quite the birthday gift for Ms. Ménard, who confided that she feels like she is in a dream since she learned of her big win.


Lottery prize payments in gaming establishments

Lottery winners may claim their prizes at the Trois-Rivières and Québec City gaming halls, Loto-Québec’s Montréal and Québec City offices, or at the Casino de Montréal, Casino du Lac-Leamy, Casino de Charlevoix or Casino de Mont-Tremblant. All details are on the You’ve won? page of the Lotteries site.


About Loto-Québec

Loto-Québec’s mission is to responsibly and efficiently manage games of chance in a controlled and measured fashion, in the interest of all Quebecers. Entertainment is at the heart of its activities. From January 1 to November 28, 2017, Loto-Québec paid out 99 prizes worth $1 million or more and created 117 millionaires. Gagnant à vie! and Grande Vie lotteries have provided 27 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity.


Patrice Lavoie
Corporate Director, Public Affairs, Press Relations and Social Media

Danny Racine
Communications Advisor

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