Where can you purchase Powerball tickets?

The next Powerball drawing is on Wednesday and Saturday nights at 10:59 PM Eastern Time.

You can buy Powerball tickets at authorized retailers in participating states or online through lottery messenger services.

To play Powerball, choose five numbers from 1 to 69 and one Powerball number from 1 to 26.

The Powerball jackpot starts at $20 million and increases with each drawing that doesn't have a winner.


If you match all five numbers and the Powerball, you win the jackpot. There are also eight other prize tiers for matching fewer numbers.

The odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are 1 in 292,201,338.

Check the winning numbers on the official Powerball website or through your local news outlets.