Tonight’s Mega Millions Jackpot Hits $1 BILLION DOLLARS

January 22, 2021

TRENTON, NJ (MERCER)–Tonight’s Mega Millions jackpot has been increased to $1,000,000,000, the second-largest Mega Millions jackpot in history, and the third-largest jackpot for all North American games. The estimated cash value is $739.6 million.

Playing the lottery is a form of entertainment and so players are urged to keep in mind the importance of playing responsibly. Please remember to stay safe and socially distant if you choose to purchase lottery tickets and be sure to wear a mask and wash your hands.

Friday’s $520 million Mega Millions drawing will be held at 11:00 pm. All New Jersey Lottery Mega Millions tickets must be purchased before 10:45 pm to participate in the drawing.

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Mega Millions drawings are held every Tuesday & Friday at approximately 11:00 pm. Purchase your Mega MIllions tickets prior to 10:45 pm on Tuesday & Friday for the drawing.