FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MONDAY, JULY 13, 2020
CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS(850) 487-7727
EXPERIENCE POWER PLAY® IN A WHOLE NEW WAY
WITH THE FLORIDA LOTTERY'S NEWEST PROMOTION
TALLAHASSEE - Today, the Florida Lottery is excited to announce the new Experience Power Play Promotion! Beginning today through Sunday, August 23, for every 20th $4 or more POWERBALL® or POWERBALL with Power Play® ticket purchased statewide, a free POWERBALL with Power Play Quick Pick ticket will be randomly awarded. This promotion gives players the opportunity to experience the POWERBALL add-on feature for free!
The Power Play add-on feature gives players a chance to multiply their winnings up to 10 times, for an additional $1 per play. With Power Play, players can win $2 million for matching the five white balls or multiply their other non-jackpot prizes by 2, 3, 4, or even 5 times! When the advertised jackpot is $150 million or less, a 10 times multiplier is also added.
Since joining POWERBALL in 2009, the game has generated more than $2.1 billion in contributions to education statewide. Florida is among the top-selling POWERBALL states in the country, with more than 95.9 million winning tickets sold totaling over $2.7 billion in prizes - including 13 jackpot winners. Florida was also one of the three states nationally to have a winner share in the world record-setting $1.58 billion POWERBALL jackpot in 2016.
The next POWERBALL drawing will be held Wednesday, July 15 at 10:59 p.m. ET, tickets must be purchased by 10:00 p.m. ET to be eligible for the drawing. National POWERBALL drawings are broadcast live, in high-definition, from the Florida Lottery's state-of-the-art draw studio in Tallahassee. Florida Lottery game drawings are broadcast on 17 carrier stations throughout the state.
ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY
The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $37 billion to education and sending more than 840,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 98 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Florida retailers and transfers to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $69 billion in prizes and made more than 3,000 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.
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