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New Year's Rockin' Eve Experience

First Powerball Millionaire of the Year Drawing!


How to Qualify and Enter

Note: Every Wisconsin Lottery Powerball ticket (with or without Power Play) purchased between May 1, 2019, and 8:59 p.m. on May 25, 2019, will come with an additional informational voucher printed by the Lottery terminal. The voucher provides information, in addition to details on the Powerball ticket, regarding entry into the New Year’s Rockin’ Eve® VIP Experience Drawing.

  1. Collect any one (1) non-winning Wisconsin Lottery Powerball ticket purchased between May 1, 2019, and 8:59 p.m. May 25, 2019.
  2. On the ticket back, place full name, address, phone number, and signature. Each entry must clearly state one person’s name and address.
  3. Place the ticket in an envelope no larger than 4 ½” x 9 ½”, affix sufficient postage, and mail to:

                                           POWERBALL DRAWING
                                                  PO BOX 8919
                                             MADISON, WI 53708

                                             One ticket per envelope.
                                (Players may enter as often as they wish,
                           but each envelope must be mailed separately.)

Entries must be received through U.S. Mail before the drawing on Tuesday, June 4, 2019.

Trip winners for the New Year’s Rockin’ Eve®
VIP Experience Drawing will be announced Wednesday, June 5, 2019.

Only persons 18 years of age or older are eligible to be awarded the New Year’s Rockin’ Eve®
VIP Experience Drawing prize. Guests of the winners must be 18 years of age or older, or at least the age of majority in the guest’s state
of residence, whichever is older.

Please click features and procedures for more details regarding this game.
Powerball rules amended.
Power Play rules amended.


There will be three (3) winners of a trip-for-2 to
NYC from December 29, 2019 to January 1, 2020.

Each trip prize includes:

  • Round-trip, coach-class airline transportation for two (2) people from major airport nearest winner’s city to New York, N.Y.
  • Three (3) nights’ hotel accommodations on Times Square in NYC (double occupancy, room and tax only)
  • Two (2) tickets to a show at Radio City Music Hall
  • Two (2) tickets for a holiday dinner cruise on December 30, 2019
  • Two (2) tickets for an exclusive NYE dinner and party with view of the ball drop in
    Times Square
  • Two (2) gift bags
  • Designated meals
  • $250 spending money
  • Event-related ground transportation to and from airports, hotel, and activities in NYC
  • Required federal and state withholding taxes (for trip prize only)
  • Entry into the preliminary First Powerball Millionaire of the Year drawing
  • Total estimated value of trip prize, excluding any potential prize won during the trip, is $21,946.

Odds of winning a trip prize depend on number of entries received.

A chance for one (1) trip winner
to win $1 Million in NYC!

Trip winners from all participating lotteries*
will be entered into a separate drawing for $1 Million to be announced at the Powerball New Year’s Rockin’ Eve® event! Odds of winning the $1 Million prize are 1 in 350 or better based on the number of trip winners from other lotteries.

* The multi-jurisdictional drawing for $1 Million will include trip prize winners from other lotteries’ Powerball New Year’s
Rockin’ Eve® programs throughout the country. All trip prize winners will participate in one or more preliminary random drawings to become one of five (5) finalists for the final $1 Million drawing.
The New Year’s Rockin’ Eve® VIP Experience Drawing and the First Powerball Millionaire of the Year Drawing are separate drawings from any Powerball lotto game drawings.

POWERBALL JACKPOT amount is estimated. Odds of winning: JACKPOT, 1:292,201,338; $1,000,000, 1:11,688,054; $50,000, 1:913,130; $100, 1:10,377; $7, 1:318; $4, 1:28. The prize money allocated to the JACKPOT shall be equally divided by the number of plays correctly matching all 6 numbers. JACKPOTS not won will be carried forward to the next drawing. POWER PLAY odds when at or below the Major Jackpot Level: 10X the prize won 1:43; 5X the prize won 1:22; 4X the prize won 1:15; 3X the prize won 1:3.4; 2X the prize won 1:1.8. Odds when above the Major Jackpot Level: 5X the prize won 1:21; 4X the prize won 1:14; 3X the prize won 1:3.3; 2X the prize won 1:1.75. Power Play does NOT apply to the JACKPOT; the Power Play multiplier for the $1,000,000 prize will never be greater than 2X. The Major Jackpot Level will never be less than $150,000,000. Odds based on one play for $2 or $3 with Power Play. Check wilottery.com for the current Major Jackpot Level. If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, call 1-800-GAMBLE-5 (1-800-426-2535) or text 850-888-HOPE.

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