Are you California’s next billionaire? You could be if you win the enormous $1.2 BILLION Powerball® jackpot! This is the third highest Powerball jackpot and the seventh highest jackpot overall of all time. The next Powerball draw is on Wednesday, October 4 at 7:59 p.m., with sales closing at 7 p.m.

Highlights from this Powerball series: 

  • An estimated $26.7 million has been won in prizes and nearly 3.7 million winning tickets have been sold in California.  
  • Retailers are winners too and have earned an estimated $10.8 million combined for selling Powerball tickets, cashing the associated winning tickets, and receiving incentive bonuses for selling tickets worth $1 million or more. 
  • Contributions to public education have increased to $74.1 million so far in this Powerball series. 

Stop by any California Lottery® retailer and purchase your tickets for $2.  Don’t forget to visit or download the California Lottery Mobile App for the winning numbers after 8:30 p.m.

Good luck!