The kitty for Wednesday night’s Powerball has
hit $700 million.
The sketch will start on Wednesday, Aug 23, at 10:59 p.m. ET.
Powerball drawings occur every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59
p.m. There have been
21 uninterrupted drawings but a leader — the latest was on
Saturday, Aug 19.
The Powerball website has a list of TV
stations airing the sketch on Wednesday night. Powerball
will also stream a video of the drawing, which takes place in
Tallahassee, Florida, on its
In Powerball, organizers draw 5 white balls from a drum of 69
and one red round — the “powerball” — from a drum of 26. Each $2
sheet lists 5 numbers between 1 and 69 and one between 1 and
26. Players can select the numbers or have them selected randomly
around the Quick Pick option.
A player will win the $700 million kitty on Wednesday if their
sheet matches all 5 numbers (in any order) and the red
If no one wins, the next Powerball sketch will be on Saturday.