If you’re one of those people who wait to play the lottery until the jackpot gets big, now’s the time to buy your ticket.
Wednesday’s jackpot is up to $245 million, according to the Pennsylvania Lottery. No one one big in Saturday night’s drawing when the jackpot was $203 million.
If you want to pick up a ticket, here are some locations to pick up your ticket:
- 7-Eleven, 200 South High Street
- Acme, 907 Paoli Pike
- Kmart, 985 Paoli Pike
- Giant, 698 Downingtown Pike
- Wawa, all of them
To find other Powerball vendors in the Philadelphia area, plug an address or ZIP code into the Pennsylvania Lottery website's retailer-locator application.
The drawing takes place at 10:59 p.m. Wednesday. Ticket sales for that drawing end no later than 10 p.m.; check with your local retailer to find out its cutoff policy.