Select a topic below to find out all the information about Mega Millions, including all the game rules, details of how to play and answers to common questions from players.

How to Play Mega Millions

Learn how Mega Millions works, how you buy tickets and how you add Megaplier for the opportunity to boost prizes.

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Make sure you know the Mega Millions rules so you can play the game safely and avoid missing out on prizes.

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Participating States

Mega Millions is played in 46 states and jurisdictions across the U.S. Take a look at the full list of where you can buy tickets.

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How to Claim Winnings

The length of time before a Mega Millions prize expires depends on where you played the game.

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Mega Millions Winners

Mega Millions has created some of the biggest lottery winners in the world. Learn more about some of the top jackpots.

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Discover more about the history of Mega Millions, dating back to the game’s first draw in 2002.

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Got a Mega Millions query? Find the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about the game.

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