PCSO announces lotto draw schedule for 2020 Christmas holidays, New Year

    MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) announced on Monday the schedule of selling and actual draws for 2020 Yuletide season.

    PCSO announces lotto draw schedule for 2020 Christmas holidays, New Year

    On Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve, PCSO shorten the selling period with actual draws in the morning and afternoon.

    There will be no lotto operations on December 25 and January 1.


    December 24 and 31 schedule
    Lotto Games Selling Period Actual Draw
    3D and 2D Lotto 7:00 AM - 11:15 AM 11:30 AM
    11:35:00 AM - 12:15 PM 12:30 PM
    12:35 PM - 1:30 PM 2:00 PM
    Super Lotto 6/49 7:00 AM - 1:30 PM 2:00 PM
    Lotto 6/42
    Keno 7:00 AM - 1:55 PM

    December 25, 2020 (Friday) and January 1, 2021 (Friday) New Year's Day

    No selling and no draw.

    December 26 - 30, 2020 and January 2, 2021 onwards

    Regular schedule of selling and draws.

    PCSO lotto draw schedule for 2020 Christmas holidays, New Year
    Photo Credit: PCSO official Facebook page

    Outlets are open between 7:00 AM and 8:00 PM. Major draws set at 9:00 pm.

    Regular Schedule of PCSO lotto draws

    Major Lotto Schedule
    Lotto 6/42 Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
    MegaLotto 6/45 Monday, Wednesday and Friday
    SuperLotto 6/49 Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
    GrandLotto 6/55 Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
    UltraLotto 6/58 Tuesday, Friday and Sunday

    3D, 2D Schedule Selling Time Draw Time
    1st Draw 7:00 am to 1:45 pm 2:00 PM
    2nd Draw 2:05 pm to 4:45 pm 5:00 PM
    3rd Draw 5:05 pm to 8:00 pm 9:00 PM

    PCSO protocols for bettors amid COVID-19 crisis

    1. No facemask, no bet.

    2. Strictly observe social distancing. Maintain one meter distance from other persons in the lotto outlet.

    3. Bring your own pen to stop cross contamination.

    4. Use hand sanitizers. Alcohol station is provided by the lotto outlet.

    5. Place your payment in the money tray provided by the lotto agent.

    6. Throw your used playslips in the trashcan.

    7. Wash your hands with soap and water upon arriving home from the lotto outlet.

    PCSO operations

    PCSO continues to operate in areas under general community quarantine (GCQ) and modified general community quarantine (MGCQ) according to the guidelines of the Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID).

    Meanwhile, protocol says operations to stop for areas under the stricter enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) or modified ECQ.

    READ: Duterte announces new quarantine classification for December

    The agency also resumed the selling Keno Lotto Express and Instant Sweepstakes as well as operations of Small Town Lottery (STL) in most of the areas. However, Peryahan games are still suspended.

    Price of major lotto tickets was rolled back to Php 20 per combination (inclusive of 20% Documentary Stamp Tax or DST).


    Bettors may tune in to the live draws being streamed on PCSO official Facebook and YouTube accounts and the publication of results (cotejo), summary of lotto results and history of previous draws on PCSO website.

    The Summit Express also have a dedicated team to update in real-time all PCSO lotto draws.

    We encourage our readers to Like and follow our Lotto Results and The Summit Express Facebook pages.

    — The Summit Express

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