Record-Breaking Club Keno Jackpot Ticket Sold in Kalamazoo, Michigan
Avid Michigan Lottery players have had an interesting few days, as the Club Keno add-on game 'The Jack' reached a record-high total this week.
Michigan Lottery Club Keno's 'The Jack' Breaks Record
Since its conception 14 years ago on June 1st, 2009, 'The Jack' has been a popular add-on game to Michigan Lottery's extremely popular game, Club Keno. And, up until Tuesday, August 1st, 2023, the largest win in the game's history was $448,055, won back in July 2014.
And, although the prize pool has grown in to the six-digit range multiple times since then, it had never gotten quite that high since. That is, until recently.
'The Jack' Makes History Once Again
Earlier this week, when the Jackpot reached the $400,000+ mark, things began to get crazy. The pot was going up approximately $250 per draw for the last week or so, thanks to all the Michigan gamblers chasing the dream and hoping for that one lucky draw to fall their way.
Well, it finally happened! And the rest is history.
The Lucky Kalamazoo Winner
According to a press release from Michigan Lottery, a lucky Michigan Lottery player made history on Wednesday, August 3rd, 2023, winning the record-breaking $503,254 Club Keno 'The Jack' prize.
The winning ticket was purchased at Felcher's Pub #2, located at 3013 Oakland Drive in Kalamazoo.
The winner has not yet come forward and has up to 1-year from the drawing date to do so.
Congratulations to the winner. Who's next?