MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Florida lottery players have $635 million reasons to play the Powerball game. The jackpot stands at $635 million after nearly four months without a winner.
It is the sixth largest in the game’s history, but the odds are one in 292.2 million.READ MORE: Barricaded Man Who Set Items On Fire, Threw Them Off Fort Lauderdale Apartment Balcony Taken Into Custody
The Powerball jaclkpot has rolled 39 times since June 9, 2021.
The next drawing is Saturday night.
The winner of the multi-state Powerball jackpot can choose to get their jackpot in 30 annual installments or take a lump-sum payment of approximately $450 million before taxes.READ MORE: London-Bound American Airlines Flight Returned To MIA After Couple Refused To Wear Masks
In addition to the jackpot, players have the chance to win non-jackpot prizes ranging from $4 to $2 million by matching other number combinations.
Powerball jackpots start at $20 million and roll until the jackpot is won.
Powerball is played in 44 states.
Be sure to watch the Powerball drawing on Saturday night during the CBS4 News at 11, your official Florida Lottery station.MORE NEWS: Florida Senate Signs Off On Redistricting Plans