Participants lined up as early as 6 a.m. Wednesday morning.
Last week’s jackpot hit $1.5 million.
If the ace is drawn tonight, the winner is expected to go home with a jackpot of close to $2 million.
Only nine cards remain in the draw, and if the ace is not picked tonight (Wednesday), the final draw will take place on Aug. 30.
The details of the Aug. 30 draw will be released Thursday morning.
Tickets will be on sale at the St. Kevin's Parish until 8 p.m.