Powerball jackpot tops $216 million!

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INDIANAPOLIS (Oct. 23, 2013)– Hoosier Lottery players, take note! Tomorrow night’s estimated Powerball jackpot is worth a whopping $216 million!

Players have until 9:58 p.m. Eastern time Wednesday to purchase their tickets for a chance to win the big prize. A lucky winner will have the choice of an annuitized payment of the prize over a period of 29 years, or a one-time cash payment of $124.8 million!

The Powerball drawing is at 10:59 p.m.

In addition to the top jackpot prize, Powerball offers nine other prize levels, ranging from $4 for matching just the Powerball, to $1 million for matching all five white balls. And, if a player has elected the Power Play option, all non-jackpot prizes are multiplied and the range jumps to $12 for matching just the Powerball to $2 million for matching the five white balls!

Powerball tickets are $2 and the Power Play option is an additional $1 per wager. Tickets are available at over 4,000 Hoosier Lottery retailers across the state.