Get your tickets ! Both lottery games are bonkers! As of the moment I’m writing this, Monday night’s Powerball Jackpot is $346 Million, and Tuesday night’s Mega Millions Jackpot is $328 Million! Now if you’ve never played, here is some info on each.
Each Powerball play costs $2.00.
Pick five(5) numbers between 1-69 and one(1) Powerball number between 1-26.
Powerball drawings are held every Monday, Wednesday & Saturday at approximately 10:59 pm.
Purchase your Powerball tickets prior to 9:59 pm on Monday, Wednesday & Saturday for the drawing.
Add Power Play® to increase your non-jackpot prizes.
Add Double Play® for chance to win up to $10 Million in cash.
For Mega Millions:
Each Mega Millions play costs $2.00.
Pick five(5) numbers between 1-70 & one(1) Mega Ball number between 1-25.
Mega Millions drawings are held every Tuesday & Friday at approximately 11:00 pm.
Purchase your Mega MIllions tickets prior ot 10:45 pm on Tuesday & Friday for the drawing.
Try the Just Jackpot wager to play for only the jackpot!
Since covid, some retailers may still allow you to use your debit card to purchase your New Jersey Lottery tickets, but for the most part, it’s a cash transaction.
Mega Millions (originally known as The Big Game in 1996 and renamed, temporarily, to The Big Game Mega Millions six years later) is an American multi-jurisdictional Lottery Game; as of January 30, 2020, it is offered in 45 states, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The first (The Big Game) Mega Millions drawing was in 2002.
Powerball is a game offered by 45 states, DC, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. It is coordinated by each state’s lottery organization. From its inaugural drawing on April 19, 1992, until August 21, 2021, Powerball drawings were held twice a week (Wednesday and Saturday); a third weekly drawing (held Mondays) was added on August 23, 2021. Drawings are held every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday evening at 10:59 p.m.
What would YOU do if you won either one of these massive jackpots??
Yeah me too!