Powerball Florida Jackpot at $500 Million
As the Powerball jackpot continues to climb, we've put together a list of places in the Palm Harbor area you can buy a ticket for Wednesday night's drawing.
Who's left on your holiday shopping list? Maybe you can buy something for everyone if you win the next Powerball Jackpot?
The Powerball Jackpot is climbing and went from a whopping $425 million on Monday to an astonishing $500 million on Tuesday. That's a cash value of $327.4 million, according to Powerball.com.
All you have to do to play is buy a ticket for $2 at a local gas station, grocery store or convenience store by 10 p.m. Wednesday night. Feel free to play your lucky numbers or try a quick pick if you can't decide.
When to buy a ticket:
According to Powerball.com, drawings are held on Wednesday and Saturday nights at 10:59 p.m. Tickets have to be purchased by 10 p.m. on the night of the drawing. Anything bought after 10 p.m. on Wednesday will be for the next drawing.
Also note that all prizes have to be claimed within 180 days of the drawing and in the state where it was bought.
Where to buy a ticket:
Go to Florida Lottery's website and enter your zip code for a list of retailers near you.
According to the search, the following locations in and near Palm Harbor sell Powerball tickets:
- 7-Eleven, 4985 U.S. Alt. 19
- 7-Eleven, 100 U.S. Alt. 19 S.
- 7-Eleven, 800 County Rd. 1
- Bill's Super Gas and Automotive Center, 1003 Florida Ave.
- Curlew Food Store, 2320 Curlew Rd.
- Hess Express, 2485 Nebraska Ave.
- Hess Express, 2734 U.S. Alt. 19
- Kwik Stop Liquors, 503 U.S. Alt. 19 N.
- Mike's Liquors, 2882 U.S. Alt. 19
- Publix, 2886 U.S. Alt. 19
- Sweetbay, 1360 Tampa Rd.
- Circle K, 3414 Tampa Rd.
- Circle K, 35319 U.S. 19 N.
- Circle K, 30501 U.S. 19 N.
- 7-Eleven, 3398 Tampa Rd.
- 7-Eleven, 38593 U.S. 19 N.
- No Limit Wireless, 35937 U.S. 19 N.
- Hess Express, 33600 U.S. 19 N.
- Hess Express, 36763 U.S. 19 N.
- Palm Harbor Amoco, 36300 U.S. 19 N.
- Palm Harbor Mobil, 38590 U.S. 19
- Palm Harbor Shell, 32400 U.S. 19 S.
- Publix, 35439 U.S. 19 N.
- Publix, 33343 U.S. 19 N.
- Shop N Go, 36203 U.S. 19 N.
- The Emporium Liquor Shoppe, 30547 U.S. 19 N., Suite B4
For a complete list of locations to buy Powerball tickets, run the search on the lottery website.