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January 20, 2022


MEGA MILLIONS® jackpot reaches $376 million

Dover, DE — With no winning tickets sold for the January 14 drawing, the jackpot for this Friday’s MEGA MILLIONS® drawing has climbed to $376 million. The last MEGA MILLIONS® jackpot was hit on October 22, 2021 in Arizona.

“It’s always exciting when a jackpot gets this high, and ticket sales often increase as a result,” said Vernon Kirk, Director of the Delaware Lottery. “While we wish all Delaware Lottery players the best of luck, we also want to remind everyone to play responsibly.”

MEGA MILLIONS® drawings are held on Wednesday and Friday nights at 11:00PM EST. Tickets for Friday’s drawing are on sale until 9:45 PM EST.

If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, call the Delaware Gambling Helpline at 1-888-850-888, or visit the Delaware Council on Gambling Problems, Inc. website at Free professional, and confidential assistance is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Check your Sports Pick parlay cards!
There is still one unclaimed winning ticket that matched all 15 games for the week ending December 13, 2022. Check your ticket to see if you are the other big winner.

About the Delaware Lottery:
Since the start of operations in 1975, the Delaware Lottery has contributed $5.8 billion to the state’s General Fund to help finance needed state services that benefit everyone in Delaware. The Lottery offers a variety of games: POWERBALL®, MEGA MILLIONS®, LOTTO AMERICA®, MULTI-WIN LOTTO, LUCKY FOR LIFE®, PLAY 3, PLAY 4, Keno®, Sports Lottery and Instant Games, iGaming, Video Lottery and Table Games. Delaware Lottery game and promotional details are available at, at licensed locations, and from the Lottery’s office in Dover.

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The Delaware Lottery only publishes winner names with their consent.