FAQs

How can I win a trip to New York City for the First Powerball Millionaire of the Year Promotion?

Lottery players can enter the First Powerball Millionaire of the Year promotion drawing at the websites for participating lotteries. The full list of participating lotteries is located here.

What is included in the trip package for winners?

Each Second Chance Prize will include:

  • Round-trip, coach-class airline transportation for two people from a major airport nearest to winner’s city to NYC
  • Three nights of hotel accommodations in a Times Square hotel
  • Two tickets to a Broadway show
  • Holiday dinner cruise on the Hudson River
  • Exclusive New Year’s Eve dinner and party (including a view of the ball drop) on December 31
  • Two gift bags
  • Meals while in NYC
  • $250 spending money
  • Ground transportation to and from airports, hotel, and activities while in NYC.

All winners will be eligible to win $1 million through the First Powerball Millionaire of the Year drawing LIVE on Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest.

NOTE – Prize packages vary by jurisdiction. Please see the list of participating lotteries for prize package details.

What is not included in the prize: Any additional airport fees, such as parking, airport/departure taxes, and baggage fees and meals and beverages beyond what is provided.

If I am a winner, how will my travel be booked?

dick clark productions (dcp), the producer of the New Year’s Rockin’ Eve broadcast, is partnering with Powerball on this exclusive promotional package. A representative of dcp’s travel agency will contact all winners to discuss travel arrangements, including:

  • Flight arrangements
  • Hotel booking
  • Details of NYC events

What if I have questions after my travel is booked?

Within the next few weeks, we will be providing a dedicated 1-800 number for Powerball winners ONLY to receive information from a New Year’s Rockin’ Eve Promotion representative.

Is the $1 million a cash prize or annuitized prize?

The $1 million is a cash prize.

Are trip winners allowed to bring a guest under the age of 18?

Please check with your participating lottery.