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Quina de São João 2024 is getting closer and closer, promising to make one (or several) new millionaires in Brazil. Scheduled for Saturday (22), the special draw will pay out the biggest prize in history: R$220 million. That’s right, the biggest prize ever recorded.

Previous records

So far, the highest prize in Quina de São João was in 2023, when the draw surprised with the mark of R$216.7 million. This impressive amount not only broke the previous record (2022), but was also split between eight lucky people, resulting in R$27,098,455.57 each.

So, to give bettors extra encouragement, check out the biggest prizes ever paid in the history of Quina de São João:

  1. R$ 216,787,644.56 – Competition 6172, held on 06/24/2023. Eight winners.
  2. R$ 204,813,741.28 – Competition 5590, held on 06/26/2021. Eight winners.
  3. R$ 195,945,492.93 – Competition 5881, held on 06/25/2022. Eleven winners.

What is Quina de São João?

Quina is a special lottery held in celebration of Saint John’s Day, a traditional date in Catholicism and celebrated in June with the famous June festivals.

Furthermore, Quina de São João is a special competition from Caixa Econômica Federal that does not accumulate.

How to bet on Quina de São João

Tickets can be purchased at authorized lottery outlets, on the official Caixa Econômica Federal website or via the Loterias Caixa app. To bet online, you need:

  • Be over 18 years old
  • Register on the Caixa website

The minimum bet, consisting of five numbers, costs R$2.50. The more numbers chosen, the higher the bet price and the chances of winning.

Betting on Quina de São João is simple and can be done in several ways:

  • Traditional way. Choose five to 15 numbers from the 80 available on the steering wheel. So, if you prefer, the system can choose the numbers for you through “Surpresinha”.
  • Multiple bets. Choose more numbers than the minimum bet. This way, you increase your chances of winning.
  • Pool. Share the cost and prize with other players. Therefore, the more numbers in the bet, the greater the chances of winning without spending a lot.

Therefore, after choosing the numbers and finalizing the bet, just wait and hope. Good luck!