Go to content

Press release

$2,500,000Capitale-Nationale resident finds out she won on TV!

$2,500,000Capitale-Nationale resident finds out she won on TV!

Montréal, October 6, 2023 — Maryse Bouchard won $2,500,000, one share of the September 2 Lotto 6/49 Classic Jackpot. The Capitale-Nationale resident discovered her good fortune when she saw the results on TV. She then had her ticket validated at a retailer to make sure she really had won. Thanks to this selection she randomly chose years ago, Bouchard plans to get a new car and invest in her retirement.


The winning ticket was purchased at Accommodation chez Doub, a convenience store at 971 Rue Jacques-Bédard in Quebec City. The retailer will receive a 1% commission of $25,000.

Maryse Bouchard

In summary

  • Lottery game: Lotto 6/49
  • Prize: $2,500,000
  • Category: Classic Jackpot (shared with a winner from the Prairies)
  • Draw date: September 2, 2023
  • Winner’s place of residence: Capitale-Nationale
  • Ticket purchase location: Accommodation chez Doub (971 Rue Jacques-Bédard, Quebec City)


About Loto-Québec

Loto-Québec has been delivering entertainment to Quebecers for over 50 years, and its operations benefit the people and province of Québec. In 2022, it paid out 120 prizes of $1,000,000 or more to lottery winners. The Gagnant à vie and Grande Vie lottery games have provided 15 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity. Major prize winners are listed on the  Winners page, in the Lotteries section of lotoquebec.com. Read their stories.



Source and for more information
Renaud Dugas
Spokesperson and Director of Media Relations

All press releases