For Many People, The Mega Millions Lottery Offers The Possibility To Win Millions Of Dollars, Especially When The Jackpot Is Enormous. People Are Flocking To Neighborhood Convenience Stores In Droves To Partake In The Escalating Mania.

Nevertheless, If You've Never Played Mega Millions Or Any Other Lottery Game, You Might Not Know Where To Begin—Or Even If You Want To Participate. Here Are A Few Things To Consider Before Making A Final Decision.

Friday Night At 11 P.M. Et Is The Next Drawing, And It's Going To Be A Huge One. $1.025 Billion Has Been Won So Far In The Mega Millions Lottery! As Of This Writing, This Is Mega Millions' Most Recent Record-Breaking $1 Billion Jackpot.

If I'm Not A Us Citizen, Can I Play?

Yes, players do not need to be United States citizens to win.

Can I purchase a ticket online?

Can I purchase a ticket online?

Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, New Hampshire, North Carolina, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Virginia, And The District Of Columbia Allow Residents To Buy Lottery Tickets Online With Previous Registration. New Yorkers Can Also Subscribe To Mega Millions.

Suppose I Live In A State That Does Not Have Mega Millions?

Alabama, Alaska, Hawaii, Nevada, And Utah Don't Have Mega Millions, But Citizens Can Still Play. If You Buy A Winning Ticket In Another State, You Must Redeem It There.

How do you like to play?

How do you like to play?

$2 Per Performance. Pick Six Numbers Per Ticket. The First Five Numbers Are White Ball Numbers (1 To 70). The Last Number You Chose (1-25) Is The Gold Mega Ball.

Undecided? "Easy Pick" and "Quick Pick" produce numbers randomly when you buy tickets. Mega Millions has a random number generator if you wish to pick your numbers online.

How likely am I to win?

How likely am I to win?

You have a one-in-a-billion chance of winning, but it's not a tremendous one. Even if your odds improve somewhat for subsequent prizes, playing the lottery is still a risk.

What's the largest jackpot ever won?

In October 2018, a Mega Millions jackpot of $1.537 billion was won for the first time in the game's history. It was purchased in South Carolina where the winning ticket was found.