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Powerball First Millionaire is back – enter your Iowa Powerball® tickets today for a chance to win!

Enter Iowa Powerball tickets for a chance to be the Powerball First Millionaire in 2024!

Entry for this promotion has ended. Results will be posted when available.

$2,500An Iowa Powerball ticket* gets you a chance to be one of 20 Iowa Lottery winners of $2,500 cash. PLUS -- these 20 winners become semi-finalists for the chance to be the Powerball First Millionaire of the Year! Our 20 Iowa Lottery winners become semifinalists in a drawing across participating lotteries to award five winners a VIP New York City trip experience. While in New York, the five VIP experience winners will be the finalists on the live broadcast of Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest and one of them will ultimately win the $1 million prize. See entry details below!

Drawing Schedule

Entry Period Draw
Prizes Number of Winners
10:00 a.m. September 18, through 9:59 a.m. October 17, 2023 Thursday, October 19, 2023 $2,500 cash and an Iowa Lottery semi-finalist entry for the chance to be one of the five winners of a VIP New York trip experience 20

Five finalists from among all participating lotteries will be selected to win a VIP New York City trip experience along with the chance to win $1 million.

Win a VIP New York Trip Experience with an Iowa Powerball ticket!


This package, valued at more than $28,000, includes:

  • Round-trip airline transportation for two from the winner's nearest major airport to New York City;
  • Three nights' hotel accommodations at a Times Square hotel;
  • Two tickets to a welcome event and group dinner on December 29, 2023
  • Two tickets for an exclusive New Year's Eve dinner and entertainment with other Trip Prize winners and their guests;
  • Two gift bags, each with a retail value of at least $200;
  • All meals while in New York City, including the Welcome Dinner and New Year's Rockin' Eve dinner;
  • $1,000 spending cash on a pre-loaded card;
  • Ground transportation to and from airports, hotel, and activities in New York City; and
  • Required state and federal taxes paid on behalf of the winner

Powerball First Millionaire of the Year - New Years Rockin' EvePowerball First Millionaire
of the Year Drawing

One of the five finalists will become the Powerball First Millionaire of the Year during a drawing on the live broadcast of Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve on ABC.


Want the Chance to Be 2024's First Millionaire?


2. JOIN THE FREE IA Lottery VIP CLUB (yes it's really free). You must be a member to enter this promotion, and it's easy to join. Download the LotteryPlus app at Google Play Store or the Apple App Store on your smartphone, or manually access our VIP Club at from your computer.

3. ENTER YOUR TICKETS FOR A CHANCE TO WIN! The easiest way to enter the promotion is to download the app, login and scan your tickets with a smartphone. No Smartphone? No Problem! You can access the VIP Club on any desktop computer and manually enter the eligible Powerball ticket number in the promotion.

  • SCAN TICKETS INTO OUR APP: Log in to your VIP Club account in the app then choose "Enter Drawings" and then "Powerball First Millionaire of the Year." Then use your smartphone or tablet to enter by scanning any of the square bar codes on an Iowa Powerball ticket purchased September 1 or after and click "Submit."
  • Sample Powerball ticketMANUALLY ENTER TICKETS ON OUR APP OR WEBSITE: Log in to your VIP Club account in the app or on our website here and choose the "Enter Here" button above, or on the Powerball First Millionaire of the Year screen on the app and simply enter the required ticket information. See details here


  • One $2 or more Powerball ticket = 1 entry, no matter how many plays are on the ticket
  • Entry begins September 18 at 10 a.m. and ends at 9:59 a.m. on October 17.
  • Both winning and nonwinning Iowa Powerball tickets purchased on or after September 1 are eligible for entry.
  • You must be at least 21 years old to purchase Iowa Lottery tickets and win a prize in this promotion.

Winner information will be posted when available on our website after the October 19 drawing.


Iowa Lottery promotion information:

Powerball First Millionaire of the Year FAQs.

Powerball First Millionaire of the Year Play It Again Promotion Rules PDF

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