How to Play

How to Play

Enter DC Lottery’s Powerball First Millionaire of the Year 2nd Chance contest from August 1st through – September 30, 2023. It’s easy to play! 

Powerball® tickets (both winning and non-winning) purchased, will include a 2nd Chance Prize Code, which can used to enter the Powerball First Millionaire of the Year promotion. The 2nd Chance Prize Code will print on Powerball tickets with a spend of $5 or more. Cancelled tickets are not eligible. Purchase must be on one bet slip. One web code per purchase.

Draws and Prizes

Start Date End Date Draw Date Prize

At the end of the contest period DC Lottery will conduct two drawings which will select five (5) lucky DC Lottery players.

On October 3, 2023, DC Lottery will draw three (3) winners from amongst entrants of the DC Lottery 2nd chance website.

On October 4, 2023 – DC Lottery will draw two (2) winners from amongst entrants of 

Those five (5) players will be submitted as semi-finalists for the opportunity to win $1 million on New Year’s Day. All five winners will receive a Powerball First Millionaire of the Year cash prize of $2,024 courtesy of DC Lottery.