ABS Quarterly Lottery for Maryland Residents - Rules

  • The lottery runs from September 20th-26th. Lottery entries will be accepted starting at noon on September 20th until 11:59 PM on September 26th.  No entries will be considered valid outside of these times. 
  • Please select the entry form below and fill it out completely.  You will be assigned an Entry ID which will appear at the completion of the form.  This information will also be emailed to the e-mail you enter on the form. Although an email is sent as a confirmation, we cannot guarantee receipt. ABS will not resend the email.
  • Winners Posted Online: Thursday, October 1, 2020. Visit the lottery numbers page to check if your lottery number has been selected.
  • Pickup: October 5th-October 17th. Winning entrants will be notified of the location to purchase and pick-up their bottle. Purchase must be completed at the time of pickup. You must be 21 years old and have proof of Maryland residency to claim and purchase your bottle.


If you see your number, please keep in mind the following:

  • Bottles must be purchased at the location given to winners. All lottery winners must purchase and pick-up their item no later than the close of business on Saturday, October 17, 2020, no exceptions will be made. 
  • Anyone that has not purchased their bottle by October 17th will lose their lottery slot/chance to purchase that lottery item. 
  • You must be 21 years old to qualify for the lottery and to purchase alcohol. You will need to show proof of age, via a valid state or federal issued ID, at the time of purchase.
  • If you do not have a valid government-issued, picture ID, or any part of your ID does not match your lottery entry (picture, name, address, zip code, etc.), your bottle will be forfeited. No exceptions.
  • There will be no proxy pick up. 
  • You must be a resident of the State of Maryland and you must be able to prove residency with a valid driver’s license or other state-issued picture ID. Proof of Maryland residency is required. No exceptions.
  • Current Active Duty Military ID or Spouse/Dependent ID with proof of MD address (Utility bill or bank statement only, no exceptions)
  • Duplicate entries will be disqualified. More than one entry from the same device will be disqualified.
  • In the event of duplicate entries, the most recent one only will be allowed.
  • Each entrant will be allowed to select their top three choices, you are guaranteed an equal chance to win one of those three items.
  • Each entry will only be eligible to win one of their top three choices in the drawing.  In the event that an entrant has multiple winning entries, the "First Choice" will take precedence overall, and the "Second Choice" will take precedence over the "Third Choice".  Only one bottle will be available for purchase in any event, no exceptions.
  • P.O. Boxes will not be accepted. Lottery entries with P.O. Boxes will be disqualified.  
  • Coupons and discounts do not apply to the purchase of lottery items.
  • If you are a licensee who is also a Maryland resident, you may enter this resident lottery. However, please be advised that all resident lottery winners must pay retail shelf price and bottles can not be legally sold or displayed in your place of business. 

The lottery is closed!  Find out if you won HERE!