HOBOKEN - Mega Millions hopefuls have been lining up all over the state for tickets, including at the J & V Newsstand in Hoboken.

The jackpot in the multi-state lottery has risen to $355 million.

Store owners that News 12 New Jersey spoke to say they expect a busy crowd and customers should be prepared to wait.

The Mega Millions drawing is the second-biggest lottery in New Jersey history. If no one wins tonight, it'll likely go above $400 million, making it the largest ever in New Jersey.

The drawing will be held tonight at 11 p.m.Mega Millions jackpot reaches $355 million