Press Release

Powerball Jackpot Reaches $300 Million
A $184.2 Million Cash Values

OKLAHOMA CITY (Dec. 28, 2015) - The Powerball jackpot for Wednesday night’s drawing has reached $300 million! The estimated cash value of the jackpot is $184.2 million.

Players have until 8:59 p.m. on Wednesday to purchase tickets for the next Powerball drawing. Powerball drawings are held on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 9:59 p.m.

Play Responsibly
With the Powerball jackpot at $300 million, the Oklahoma Lottery is encouraging everyone to play responsibly.


About the Oklahoma Lottery

Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $706 million has been contributed to education since November 2005 with funds appropriated by the State Legislature to pay debt service on a higher education capital bond issue; to pay support salaries for public schools and for equipment, scholarships and other purposes at our career and technology education institutions.