The Nebraska Lottery is adding to the excitement of Wednesday’s big jackpot drawing. Spokesperson Neil Watson says the estimated jackpot amount is $450-million dollars so they will distribute 450 coupons for free Powerball tickets at three locations in Nebraska on Wednesday.
Powerball officials will be at Russ’s Market on Coddington Avenue in Lincoln at noon on Wednesday. The first 450 people in line will receive a coupon for a free Powerball ticket. Another 450 tickets will be distributed at Skagway in Grand Island also at noon.
The third location is Hy-Vee at 108th and Fort Street in Omaha and the distribution starts at 4 pm.
Players must be age 19 and older at each location.