BRAINTREE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Powerball jackpot for the Saturday, May 7 drawing is an estimated $415 million. The cash option on the prize is an estimated $269.7 million.
The jackpot has been growing for 18 consecutive weeks without a top prize winner.
This jackpot is the games highest jackpot since the world-record setting jackpot of $1.586 billion that was hit on January 13, 2016.
Powerball tickets are $2 each and can be played in 44 states as well as Washington D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Tickets can be purchased until 9:50 p.m. on Saturday of the drawing at any Massachusetts Lottery retailer.
The drawing will be held on Saturday at 10:59 p.m. in Tallahassee, Florida.
The Mega Millions jackpot for Friday is an estimated $138 million.