CHECK YOUR NUMBERS:
Tuesdays and Fridays at approximately 9:00 p.m.
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TICKET COST AND SALES:
Ticket buyers must be 18 years or older. Mega Millions tickets cost $1 and are available at most Colorado retailers. Add the Megaplier option for an extra $1 per line of play and multiply your winnings up to five times the original amount (excluding jackpot). The Megaplier multiplier (2, 3, 4 or 5) is drawn before the Mega Millions winning numbers.
ADVANCE PLAY PURCHASE:
Up to 13 weeks (26 draws) in advance.
ODDS OF WINNING:
Prizes equal 50% of overall sales. Overall odds of winning 1 in 15. Odds of winning jackpot prize 1 in 259 million.
Mega Millions officials may reduce prize levels for Mega Millions and/or Megaplier in the event that an unanticipated number of winner claims exceed the available prize fund for a given draw. In such instances the dollars allocated to each prize level impacted will be divided equally among all winners of the prize.