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HOW TO PLAY MEGA MILLIONS with MEGAPLIER
NOW WITH BIGGER AND FASTER-GROWING JACKPOTS!
 
PLAY BIG WITH MEGA MILLIONS®! It's the multi-state game with big play action! Jackpots start at $40 million and grow until they're won. Drawn every Tuesday and Friday night at 11:00 PM ON WCCT-TV!  Besides the jackpot, there are eight other ways to win when you play. Add on the Megaplier® for a chance to increase your non-jackpot prize winnings!
 
To view Mega Millions drawings after they have aired, please CLICK HERE.

Weekly Drawing Schedule Weekly Drawing Calendar
How to Play
  • Fill in a Mega Millions® playslip by choosing 5 different "white" numbers from 1 to 70, and 1 Mega Ball "yellow" number from 1 to 25.  (See Prize Payout Table below.)

  • If you can't decide which numbers to play, let the computer pick them for you. Ask for a Mega Millions® Quick Pick.

  • 5 white balls and one yellow ball are drawn.

  • Each Mega Millions playslip contains 5 separate $2 wagers. Play all 5 wagers for $10. (Add the Megaplier® feature for $1 more per wager)

  • Buy tickets for future drawings with the "Advance Action" option, available for up to 26 drawings.  Purchase 25 Advance Action plays, get a 26th for free!

Multiply Your Prize with Megaplier®
  • Megaplier® is a $1 add-on feature (per wager) that multiplies the original prize amount by 2, 3, 4 or 5 times! Jackpot prizes not eligible.

  • Megaplier® can only be added at time of purchase.
REPLAY YOUR TICKET
 
The FAST and EASY way to play your numbers again!
  • Hand the lottery retailer your existing draw game ticket and JUST SAY, "REPLAY."
  • You will get a new ticket, for the same game with the same numbers and wager amount.
  • Your new ticket will have the REPLAY "R" printed on it.
  • Available ONLY on Powerball®, Mega Millions®, Lotto, Cash5, Lucky for Life®, Lucky Links, Play3, Play4 as well as Advance Action and Multi-Draw Tickets.
  • REPLAY is NOT available on Advance Day tickets.
PRIZE PAYOUT TABLE
MEGA MILLIONS WITHOUT MEGAPLIER®, $2 WAGER
MEGA MILLIONS® WITH MEGAPLIER®,
$3 WAGER
Match Prize Odds

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5 Numbers + Mega Ball JACKPOT 1 in 302,575,350
MEGAPLIER does not multiply Jackpot amount.
5 Numbers $1,000,000

1 in 12,607,306

$2,000,000
$3,000,000 $4,000,000 $5,000,000
4 Numbers + Mega Ball $10,000 1 in 931,001 $20,000 $30,000 $40,000 $50,000
4 Numbers $500 1 in 38,792 $1,000 $1,500 $2,000 $2,500
3 Numbers + Mega Ball $200 1 in 14,547 $400 $600 $800 $1,000
3 Numbers $10 1 in 606 $20 $30 $40 $50
2 Numbers + Mega Ball $10
1 in 693 $20 $30 $40 $50
1 Number + Mega Ball $4 1 in 89 $8 $12 $16 $20
Mega Ball $2 1 in 37 $4 $6 $8 $10
Overall odds are 1 in 24.0. Jackpot odds are 1 in 302,575,350.
 
Jackpot prize: Divided equally among all players who correctly match 5 balls plus the Mega ball.
 
Set prizes: In some cases the 2nd – 9th prize level may be paid on a pari-mutuel basis and may be lower than the published prize values.

Megaplier® Number Probability: 2= 33.33%, 3=40%, 4=20%, 5=6.67%

CLAIM YOUR PRIZE
  • Place your name on the back of your ticket immediately to establish ownership.

  • Prizes up to $599 can be claimed at any CT Lottery retailer. Click here to find a retailer.

  • Prizes up to $5,000 can be claimed at any CT Lottery High-Tier Claim Center.

  • Prizes greater than $5,000 must be claimed at CT Lottery Headquarters.

  • Prizes of $50,000 or more must be claimed in person at CT Lottery Headquarters.

  • Tickets expire 180 calendar days from the drawing date stated on the ticket. All prizes must be claimed within 180 calendar days of drawing date.
CHOOSE YOUR JACKPOT PAYOUT
The Lottery announces the jackpot's estimated "ANNUITY" and estimated "CASH PAYMENT" value for every Mega Millions drawing. Jackpot prizes are paid as an annuity in 30 graduated annual installments unless the winner selects the cash payment choice within 60 days after the ticket validation date. When there is no jackpot winner, the jackpot prize money rolls over and is added to the next drawing.
HOW LATE CAN I BUY A TICKET?
Mega Millions® drawings are conducted at 11:00pm. On drawing nights, wagering is closed at 10:45pm and reopened at 11:15pm.
CAN I BUY MEGA MILLIONS TICKETS ONLINE OR BY MAIL?
No. Federal legislation prohibits lotteries from selling tickets by mail or on the Internet. Click here to learn how to protect yourself from scams.
MEGA MILLIONS HOTLINE
When the Mega Millions jackpot reaches or exceeds $150 million, the CT Lottery begins answering the toll-free Mega Millions Hotline 1-877-433-0303 (8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday).
WHERE IS MEGA MILLIONS SOLD?
Mega Millions tickets can be purchased in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Washington DC, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
VISIT THE OFFICIAL MEGA MILLIONS WEBSITE
Click here to visit the official Mega Millions Site
REMEMBER
  • Verify your ticket at time of purchase.

  • Sign your ticket immediately upon purchase to establish ownership.

  • Mega Millions® tickets cannot be cancelled and all sales are final.

  • Original ticket must be presented for payment.

  • The CT Lottery reserves the right to cancel or suspend any drawing or game, prize structure or frequency of drawings in accordance with established game rules.
MEGA MILLIONS (GAME ENDED OCTOBER 27, 2017)
The Mega Millions game has ended.  The last Mega Millions drawing was held October 27, 2017.  The last day to redeem Mega Millions winning tickets is April 25, 2018.  Click here for Mega Millions game information.
December 12, 2017
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December 8, 2017
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December 5, 2017
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December 1, 2017
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CURRENT JACKPOT
$130.6 Million
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