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$2,000,000A new millionaire in the Laurentides region thanks to Québec 49!

$2,000,000A new millionaire in the Laurentides region thanks to Québec 49!

Montréal, April 10, 2018 – Laurentides resident Guy Raymond won the $2,000,000 grand prize at the April 4 draw of Québec 49.



  • Lottery: Québec 49
  • Prize won: $2,000,000
  • Category: 6/6
  • Draw date: April 4, 2018
  • Winner’s place of residence: Laurentides
  • Retailer: Dépanneur Yian (68, rue Notre-Dame, Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts)
  • The retailer will receive a 1% prize of $20,000.
  • Claim centre: Loto-Québec’s head office in Montréal



  • Mr. Raymond has been playing the same numbers for more than 30 years.
  • When he saw the winning numbers at the bottom of his TV screen, he recognized his combination.
  • He got closer to get a better look. It was indeed his lucky numbers!


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 April 4, 2018, Loto-Québec awarded 32 prizes of $1,000,000 or more and created 27 millionaires. Gagnant à vie! and Grande Vie lotteries have provided 8 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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