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Powerball is throwing the ultimate New Year's Eve party! Play It Again® and enter your eligible Powerball® ticket in the Powerball New Year's Rockin' Eve Promotion to get your chance to be there!

Four Iowa winners will get exclusive access to the biggest events in New York City for a once-in-a-lifetime VIP Experience! This fabulous trip package includes:

  • Roundtrip airfare for 2 to New York City
  • 3 nights' hotel accommodations in Times Square (Dec. 29 - Jan. 1)
  • Welcome reception at the famous Edison Ballroom with dinner and entertainment
  • Tickets to an iconic live theatre performance
  • A holiday dinner cruise on the Hudson River
  • An exclusive New Years's Eve dinner and party (including view of the ball drop during the live broadcast of "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2020")
  • $1,000 spending cash
  • Required state and federal withholding taxes paid on the winner's behalf
  • Trip package is valued at more than $22,000

PLUS, you'll have a chance to win $1 million! *

Times Square in New York CityJust after the ball drops at midnight Dec. 31, officials will choose Powerball's First Millionaire of the Year 2020 LIVE from among five finalists at the New Year's Rockin' Eve party!

Drawing Schedule

Entry Period Drawing Date Prize No. of Winners
Sept. 4 @ 9 a.m. thru
Sept. 30 @ 8:59 a.m.
Oct. 2 VIP experience trip for the winner and a guest to New York City 4

How to Get Your Chance to Be a VIP in NYC

Sample Powerball ticket1. JOIN THE FREE VIP CLUB, if you're not already a member. You must be a member to enter this promotion.

2. THE EASIEST WAY TO ENTER IS TO DOWNLOAD THE APP. You can download the Iowa Lottery LotteryPlus mobile app at Google Play Store or iTunes.

3. SCAN POWERBALL TICKETS. Using the app, log in to your VIP Club account, then choose the "Enter Drawings" tab, then the "Powerball New Year's Rockin' Eve" tab. Scan any of the square bar codes on the bottom of an Iowa Powerball ticket purchased during the promotion period of Sept. 4 through 8:59 a.m. Sept. 30, and click Submit.

4. OR, YOU CAN MANUALLY ENTER the eligible Powerball ticket number in the promotion. Choose the "Enter Here" button above and log in to the VIP Club. Then choose the "Enter Drawings" tab, and the "Powerball New Year's Rockin' Eve" button. Here you will enter the required ticket information.


  • Both winning and nonwinning Iowa Powerball tickets purchased Sept. 4 through 8:59 a.m. Sept. 30 are eligible for entry.
  • Entry begins at 9 a.m. on Sept. 4 and ends at 8:59 a.m. on Sept. 30
  • One $2 or more Powerball ticket = 1 entry, no matter how many plays are on the ticket.
  • You must be at least 21 years old to purchase Iowa Lottery tickets and win a trip prize in this promotion.

Winner information will be posted on our website after the drawing.


Powerball New Year's Rockin' Eve FAQs.

Powerball New Year's Rockin' Eve Play It Again Promotion Rules PDF


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