Topic: Minnesota Lottery

Animals and Aging Baseball Greats Sing for the Minnesota Lottery Quirky, fun spots from Olson

You know that dream you have after eating too many corn dogs at the ballpark—the one where animal puppets play banjos, washboards and jugs as they sing the praises of…

April 3, 2012, 9:09 AM EDT

Creepy snowman fails to warm up lottery ad

Can a leering, scary snowman sell holiday scratch tickets for the Minnesota State Lottery? Ad agency Olson is betting that the frosty fright can do just that in this silly…

November 30, 2010, 10:43 AM EST

Big creepy people make the lottery more fun

You have to admire the range of Colle+McVoy's work for the Minnesota State Lottery. (You'll notice I said the range of work, not necessarily the work itself.) Since…

February 22, 2010, 3:44 PM EST

Lottery ads know you'll squander the money

What kind of mega-millionaire would you be? Colle+McVoy and the Minnesota Lottery pose the question in three new ads. For me, harems and solid-gold tracksuits spring to mind,…

February 3, 2010, 9:53 AM EST

Hamsters earn some scratch in lottery spots

Again with the hamsters! They were gigantic in ads for the Kia Soul, psychotic in that Swedish electronics campaign, and formed a jazz band for Drench water. Now,…

January 15, 2010, 11:51 AM EST

Colle+McVoy gets in character for Monopoly

Like the Minnesota Lottery itself, Colle+McVoy is always changing games. Its creative approach for the client has varied wildly from campaign to campaign. Now, the agency throws everything against the…

August 19, 2009, 8:18 AM EDT