August 16, 2013
THIRD HIGHEST WILD MONEY JACKPOT
Wild Money Jackpot Climbs to $318,000 for Saturday's Drawing
A "wild weekend" is ahead for Rhode Island Lottery Players who are in on the $318,000 Wild Money drawing on Saturday. The jackpot has rolled 33 times since June 1, making this the 3rd highest Wild Money jackpot ever. The largest Wild Money jackpot, $601,206, was hit on March 25, 2006.
Wild Money is Rhode Island's own in-state progressive jackpot game, which began in January 2002. The odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 325,000. Tickets can be purchased up to five minutes prior to the drawing and resume approximately five minutes following the drawing. The Wild Money drawings take place three times a week: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday nights, live on WPRI at 7:29pm.