dick clark productions and POWERBALL® announced today that they are teaming up for the third consecutive year to present the "Powerball First Millionaire of the Year" promotion. Five randomly selected finalists will appear on the live broadcast of "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2022" on ABC and have the chance to win $1 million in a special drawing just after midnight.
"This promotion captures the anticipation and thrill of Powerball – you never know where our next big winner will come from!" said May Scheve Reardon, Powerball Product Group Chair and Missouri Lottery Executive Director. "This has become a fun New Year's Eve tradition that supports our lottery partners as they engage players and raise vital funds for their beneficiaries."
"'Powerball First Millionaire of the Year' presents lotteries the opportunity to offer players a life-changing prize," said Kevin Patrick Smith, SVP, Business Development and Partnerships, dick clark productions. "This promotion has become an integral part of 'Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest,' and viewers now expect to share in the excitement of the winning moment. We look forward to another thrilling year of state promotions leading up to New Year's Eve."
"Powerball First Millionaire of the Year" Highlights: