How to Play Megabucks

The Flagship game of Oregon Lottery - Megabucks!
Oregon Megabucks was the first-ever in-house jackpot game introduced by the Oregon Lottery in 1985. The game became the first US Lottery to offer its players a choice of lump sum and annuity after winning a lottery prize. Since its introduction, the game has been widely played and is quite popular among the people of Oregon for the jackpot and the odds to win offered by the lottery. The jackpot for the game starts at $1,000,000 and keeps on rolling until someone bags the top prize against some really favorable odds of 1 in 6,135,756.

Playing Oregon Megabucks is super thrilling and rewarding at the same time. You just have to purchase a Megabucks ticket worth $1, select 6 numbers from a pool of 1 to 48, and mark it on your playslip. Or opt for Quick Pick if you prefer playing numbers randomly generated by the terminal. If your selected numbers match the drawn numbers, you crack the winning lottery prizes.

To multiply your chances of winning, the Oregon Lottery allows you to play the same lottery numbers for up to 20 consecutive drawings with a playslip and up to 24 consecutive drawings using the lottery machine. Each consecutive draw costs an additional $1, but you get the option of purchasing 26 draws for $25.

Get your winnings multiplied by adding Kicker to your lottery ticket for an additional $1. The Kicker multiplies the secondary Megabucks prizes up to 4 times and lets you bag the multiplied lottery prizes.

You need to hand over your completed playslip and payment to the retailer. In return, you will get a ticket for selected numbers, and the add-on options. Your lottery ticket is your only receipt. Ensure to check the accuracy of the numbers and sign at the back of your ticket for authentication.

Oregon Megabucks Playing Options

  • Playing Megabucks is quite easy as all you have to do is fill up the playslip with the desired numbers.
  • Or you can ask the retailer for Quick Pick for having randomly generated numbers by the computer.

Drawing Date and Time for Oregon Megabucks

The Megabucks drawings are held three days a week.

  • The Oregon Megabucks drawings are held every Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday at approximately 7:29 PST.

Official Results Of Oregon Megabucks

  • After drawing, you can check the numbers and prizes over the official website or visit authorized Oregon Lottery retailers, or on selected TV news channels or newspapers.
  • Or you can download the official app of the Oregon Lottery to check your winning numbers.
  • Or you can also call on 1-866-DID-IWIN (1-866-343-4946), to know the latest lottery results.

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Playing and winning Megabucks is super fun and highly rewarding! All you have to do is grab a Megabucks ticket, select 5 numbers from a field of 1 to 48 and mark it on your playslip, or ask for Quick Pick if you prefer playing numbers randomly generated by the terminal. The Oregon Lottery also gives you the chance of playing the same lottery numbers for up to 20 to 24 consecutive draws, thereby offering you multiple chances to play and win the game. If your selected numbers match the drawn numbers, you bag the winning lottery prizes. Not limiting your options to bag the prizes, the Oregon Lottery also offers you the option of KICKER that multiplies the secondary Megabucks prizes by up to 4 times! Quite an amazing deal right? Hurry up, mark your numbers today!

The Oregon Megabucks ticket costs $1 per play. But the lottery also gives you the chance of playing the same numbers for up to 20 to 24 consecutive draws or an additional $1 per play. You are also offered the option of purchasing 26 plays for $25. Not limiting your options to win, the Oregon Lottery gives you the option of multiplying your lottery prizes. Adding Kicker for an extra $1 will multiply your non-jackpot winnings by up to 4 times by matching five, four, or three numbers.

The Oregon Megabucks drawings are held three days a week at 7:29 P.M. PT, which means you have multiple chances to bet on your favorite numbers.

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Rules Governing Megabucks

  • The legal age of playing the Oregon Megabucks Lottery is 18 years.
  • Players are responsible to ensure the accuracy of their tickets, not the retailers or authorities.
  • Players need to claim their winnings within a valid time period of 365 days else their winnings will be fortified.
  • All games are strictly subjected to the Oregon State Laws.
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Claiming a Prize from the Megabucks Lottery

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  • As per the rules of the Oregon Lottery, your lottery ticket is a bearer instrument, which means anyone who possesses the ticket is the winner.
  • It is mandatory to double-check your numbers and sign the back of your ticket for authentication.

Quick Facts

  • Game type: 6 Ball Lotto
  • Game Format: 6/48
  • Game availability:Exclusively available in Oregon only
  • Game draw days and time: Monday, Wednesday & Saturday at 7:29 P.M. PT
  • Minimum jackpot amount: $1,000,000
  • Minimum cash prize: Prizes are based on the number of tickets sold & the number of winners.
  • Minimum age to play: 18
  • Jackpot odds:1 in 6,135,756
  • Game add-on option: Advance Play
  • Ticket cost: $1 per play
  • Jackpot payment options: Lump-sum or Annuity
  • Lottery operator: Oregon Lottery

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