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This promotion will run from 9/6/20 – 10/3/20. During the promotion every player that purchases a Powerball ticket with a face value of $6 or more on a single ticket will receive a web code which could be used to enter the “Powerball New Year New Money 2nd Chance contest. Both winning and non-winning tickets are eligible. (Cancelled tickets are not eligible) (Purchase must be on one bet slip). One web code per purchase.


At the end of the promotion there will be a drawing in which DC Lottery will select five (5) winners. All five (5) winners will receive a *DC Lottery Powerball Millionaire NYE Party at Home Package. Also, the five (5) winners will be submitted as semi-finalists to the Multi State Lottery Association (MUSL) to participate in the Grand Prize Drawing for the opportunity to win $1 million on New Year’s Day during Dick Clark’s Rocking New Year’s Eve live TV broadcast.


Thank you for visiting the DC Lottery Second Chance website!

This contest closed October 03, 2020 at 11:59:00 PM. We'll announce the winners once the drawing has occurred and winners are verified.

Good luck to all of our DC Lottery players. Keep Winning DC!

Draws & Prizes

Drawing Entry Submission Start Date Entry Submission End Date Drawing Date Prize
1 9/6/2020 10/3/2020 10/6/2020

Five (5) winners will receive a:

  • $2,021 cash prize
  • $500 gift card for use for dinner
  • $100 gift card for use for beverages
  • DC Lottery swag bag which includes the following items: t-shift, hat, flask, and charger
  • New Year's party favors such as streamers balloons, glasses, hats, champagne flutes and custom step and repeat backdrop.
 2  9/6/2020  10/3/2020  11/5/2020

All five (5) DC Lottery winners shall be entered into Drawing 2 on November 5, 2020. MUSL selects five (5) finalist in Drawing 2 from among all participating states' 526 semi-finalists.

Finalist may choose one of the two options:

Option One- All three (3) night all-expense-paid VIP trip for two (2) people to New York City to celebrate New Year's Eve, plus an entry in the second annual Grand Prize Drawing. The Trip Prize is to New York City, NY from December 29, 2020 to January 1, 2021 (see rules for more details).

Option Two- A New Year's Eve @Home Party Package which includes an entry in the Grand Prize Drawing (see rules for more details).

 3  9/6/2020  10/3/2020 1/1/2021  One (1) of the Finalists shall win the one million dollar ($1,000,000) Grand Prize. The Grand Prize winner is responsible for taxes on the Grand Prize. 


Congratulations to our winners!

Jimmy Stevens

Drawing #1 --- New Year's Eve Party at Home Package

Washington, DC

Jeffrey Smith

Drawing #1 --- New Year's Eve Party at Home Package

Washington, DC

Carlos Mabry

Drawing #1 --- New Year's Eve Party at Home Package

Washington, DC

Kevin Hollins

Drawing #1 --- New Year's Eve Party at Home Package

Washington, DC

Makai Kellogg

Drawing #1 --- New Year's Eve Party at Home Package

Temple Hills, MD



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