Wednesday, March 28, 2018|10:59 a.m.
DES MOINES, Iowa– Lottery gamers could have a possibility of winning the country’s 10th largest lottery reward, as the Mega Millions estimated jackpot reaches $502 million.
The Friday night drawing will offer players an opportunity to invest $2 and dream of beating the incredible odds of 302.5 million to one and winning the big prize. Prize winners should match all six numbers in a drawing.
The $502 million prize is the annuity choice, where a sole winner is paid over 29 years. A winner opting for the prize money would take home $301 million, minus state and federal taxes.
No one has actually won the Mega Millions jackpot because January.
Mega Millions is one of 2 nationwide lotto games. It’s played in 44 states plus Washington, D.C., and the United States Virgin Islands.