Minnesota Lottery to Give Away 250 Free Mega Millions Tickets

October 18, 2018 12:48 PM

The video above is from a Oct. 16 report.

With Friday's Mega Millions worth a record-setting $900 million, the Minnesota Lottery is celebrating by giving away a select number of free Mega Millions tickets Friday.


The tickets will be given to the first 250 people who visit the Lottery's Scratch Utility Vehicle and say "I'MN."

RELATED: Mega Millions Jackpot Soars to $900 Million, Second-Highest

The Scratch Utility Vehicle will be located at the Minnesota Lottery headquarters from 2645 Long Lake Road in Roseville and the giveaway will be from noon to 1 p.m. 

The next lottery drawing will be Friday. The estimated jackpot for that drawing would be the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. history.

RELATED: Want to Win the Lottery? Consider Buying a Ticket at a St. Paul Convenience Store

The Associated Press reported Wednesday that the odds of winning the jackpot aren't good, at one in 302.5 million.



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