BATON ROUGE – The Louisiana Lottery Corporation announced that there will be no Pick 3, Pick 4 or Pick 5 drawings on Sunday, Dec. 25, Christmas Day. 

In accordance with Lottery policy, no drawings for Louisiana-based games take place on Christmas Day or Easter Sunday. Lottery offices will be closed in observance of the Christmas holiday from Friday, Dec. 23 through Monday, Dec. 26 as well as for the New Year’s holiday from Friday, Dec. 30 through Monday, Jan. 2. 
Tickets for Pick 3, Pick 4 and Pick 5 purchased after the draw break on Saturday, Dec. 24 will be valid for their next regularly scheduled drawing on Monday, Dec. 26.

Pick 3, Pick 4 and Pick 5, multidraw tickets will automatically skip the Dec. 25 date. In addition, advanced plays for Pick 3, Pick 4 and Pick 5 will not be available for this date.

Lottery ticket purchasers must be at least 21 years of age. For security purposes, players are strongly encouraged to sign the back of their ticket immediately after purchasing. The Lottery also encourages anyone who has a gambling problem or friends and family of anyone with a gambling problem to call toll-free 1-877-770-7867.