The Estimated Powerball® Cash Jackpot for 7/24/2021 is: $125,500,000
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Rhode Island was one of the founding members of the Multi-State Lottery Association, which established the Lotto America game in 1987. This multi-state game became Powerball® in 1992. The first Powerball® drawing on April 22, 1992 had 15 participating lotteries: Delaware, Iowa, Idaho, Hoosier (Indiana), Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Washington DC, Wisconsin and West Virginia.
Powerball® Power Play® has become one of the most popular Lottery games due to its extremely high jackpots. The highest jackpot amount to date was $1.5 billion on January 13, 2016, with winning tickets sold in Florida, Tennessee, and California.
Powerball® starting jackpots and the rate at which the advertised jackpot grows are determined by game sales and interest rates. The Jackpot amount grows each drawing until someone wins. Also, players can increase their chances of becoming a multi-millionaire by playing Power Play®. Power Play® increases all non-jackpot prizes. The $1,000,000 prize for matching 5/5 white balls will increase to $2,000,000 when you purchase Power Play®! See Odds & Prizes
Drawings are at 10:59 p.m. on Wednesdays and Saturdays and aired locally on WPRI-TV 12.
Powerball® Power Play® tickets may be purchased at any time, but only until 9:50 p.m. on drawing nights.