Powerball

Game Details

Always HUGE in Idaho!

Add on: PowerPlay ($1 per play)
Draw Days: Wednesday & Saturday

Powerball is the most widely played lottery game in Idaho and North America. With draws on Wednesday and Saturday nights, the jackpot starts at $40 million and grows by at least $10 million every draw until the jackpot is won.

The second level prize, matching the first five numbers but not the Powerball number, wins a player a minimum of $1,000,000. There are seven other ways to win on Powerball.

PowerPlay for Powerball is a way to multiply your prize of $50,000 or less by 2, 3, 4, 5, or even 10 times. The PowerPlay option costs an additional $1 per play. IMPORTANT: The 10 times multiplier is ONLY in play when the advertised annuity jackpot is $150 million or less. The Match 5 prize with PowerPlay is always $2,000,000

  1. How To Play Step 1

    Powerball can be purchased from a checkout counter, a Winstation vending machine or most Idaho Lottery retailers. Click here to find the closest one to you.

  2. Powerball How To Play Step 2

    Each game costs $2. The easiest way to play Powerball is to just ask for a Quick Pick. To choose your own numbers, download the myPlayslip app for Android or iOS, or pick up a Powerball playslip at any Idaho Lottery retail location.

    For each game, pick 5 “white numbers” from 1 to 69, and one Powerball number from 1 to 26.

  3. PowerPlay for Powerball is a way to multiply your prize of $50,000 or less by 2, 3, 4, 5, or even 10 times. The PowerPlay option costs an additional $1 per play. IMPORTANT: The 10 times multiplier is ONLY in play when the advertised annuity jackpot is $150 million or less. The Match 5 prize with PowerPlay is always $2,000,000

  4. Powerball How To Play Step 4

    You can play the same numbers for up to 10 consecutive draws.

    Drawings are held every Wednesday and Saturday night at 8:59 PM MT.

  5. Powerball How To Play Step 5

    Redeem any prizes won, under $599, at any Idaho Lottery retailer.

    Any prize won $600 and over, can be redeemed at the Lottery headquarters, in person or via mail. Click here for details on how to claim these prizes.

Participating Lotteries

POWERBALL® POWERBALL® with PowerPlay
Match Prize Odds x2 x3 x4 x5 x10
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Jackpot* 1:292,201,338 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
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$1,000,000 1:11,688,054 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000
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$50,000 1:913,129 $100,000 $150,000 $200,000 $250,000 $500,000
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$100 1:36,525 $200 $300 $400 $500 $1,000
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$100 1:14,494 $200 $300 $400 $500 $1,000
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$7 1:580 $14 $21 $28 $35 $70
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$7 1:701 $14 $21 $28 $35 $70
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$4 1:92 $8 $12 $16 $20 $40
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$4 1:38 $8 $12 $16 $20 $40

*The Jackpot can be won or shared. Each Jackpot Prize share that has a cash value of $2,000,000 or less is paid in a single payment. Any Jackpot Prize not won will be added to the next drawing's Jackpot Prize.