Florida Lottery Announces Monumental $214 Million Powerball® Win in Miami Shores

May 8, 2024 | Lottery News

TALLAHASSEE (May 27, 2024) – Miami Shores is buzzing with excitement after a lucky POWERBALL® player won $214 million in the May 6 drawing! The winning ticket was purchased at Publix, located at 9050 Biscayne Boulevard. The winning numbers for the May 6, 2024, POWERBALL drawing were: 7–23–24–56–60, and the PB number was 25. This jackpot series contributed an impressive $13.5 million to the state’s Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF).

The lucky POWERBALL jackpot winner, whose identity remains a mystery, has the option of receiving their winnings in 30 annual installments or as a one-time, lump-sum cash option of approximately $100.1 million. The retailer will receive a $100,000 bonus commission for selling the winning ticket.

The next POWERBALL drawing will be held Wednesday, May 8, at 10:59 p.m., ET, with an estimated $20 million jackpot. Tickets must be purchased by 10:00 p.m. ET to be eligible for this drawing. POWERBALL drawings are broadcast live, in high definition, from the Lottery’s state-of-the-art draw studio in Tallahassee. Drawings are also available for viewing on the Lottery’s website and official YouTube channel, www.youtube.com/floridalottery. Winning numbers are available on the Lottery’s website, free mobile app, at retailers statewide, and by phone at (850) 921-PLAY.


Since joining POWERBALL in 2009, the game has generated more than $2.9 billion in contributions to education statewide. Florida is among the top-selling POWERBALL states in the country, with more than 137.1 million winning tickets totaling more than $3.74 billion in prizes, including 16 jackpot winners.


The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $46 billion to enhance education and sending more than 983,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 99 percent of its revenue back into Florida’s economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,500 Lottery retailers, and transfers to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $94.2 billion in prizes and made more than 4,000 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.floridalottery.com.

SOURCE: Florida Lottery.

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