How to Play 5 Card Cash
Play Every
Hand Twice
Win Up To $100,000*
On Nightly Drawings!

Win Up To $5,000
Instantly!
*Subject to liability cap, see rules for details.

Drawings every day about 11 pm ET
Watch the drawing
 
How To Play

 
How To Play At Retail
  1. Each ticket costs $2.
  2. Only one play will be printed on a ticket.
  3. Each ticket is a Quick Pick play with 5 card symbols selected from a field of 52 card symbols.
  4. No card knowledge or skill is needed to play.
  5. Each ticket is eligible for both an instant win at the time of purchase and for the nightly draw.
  6. Tickets cannot be cancelled.
     
How To Win

Instant Win
  1. Win instantly at the time of purchase if the card symbols on your ticket match a specified winning hand from the prize structure.

  2. If your ticket is an instant winner, a chime will play at the terminal where the ticket is produced and "INSTANT WIN" will be printed at the bottom of your ticket below the Instant Win and Draw Win prize tables.

  3. The time the ticket was printed will be at the top of each ticket.
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Draw Win
  1. Five winning card symbols are drawn nightly.

  2. Match 2 - 5 of the card symbols drawn to the card symbols on your ticket to win a specified prize.

  3. Drawings are 7 days a week at approximately 11 pm. ET.

  4. Each ticket is valid for one draw only. Multi-draw and Play It Again are not available for this game.
 
 
 
 

Instant Win Prize Structure

  MATCH  PRIZE ODDS PER PLAY
(rounded to the nearest whole number)
 
  Royal Flush
Ace, King, Queen, Jack and 10 of the SAME suit
$5,000  1:649,740  
  Straight Flush
Any 5 card symbols in consecutive rank of the SAME suit
$500  1:72,193  
  4 of a Kind
4 card symbols of the SAME rank
$200  1:4,165  
  Full House
Any 3 of a kind + a pair
$75  1:694  
  Flush
Any 5 card symbols of the SAME suit
(not consecutive)
$50  1:509  
  Straight
Any 5 card symbols in consecutive rank not all of the SAME suit
$20  1:255  
  3 of a Kind
Any 3 card symbols of the SAME rank
$5  1:47  
  2 Pair
2 pairs of card symbols of the SAME rank
$3  1:21  
  Pair of 8s or Better
2 Eights, 2 Nines, 2 Tens, 2 Jacks,  2 Queens, 2 Kings, or 2 Aces
Free 5 Card Cash Play  1:4.4  

Ranking of playing card symbols from lowest to highest: (A, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, J, Q, K, A)

Overall odds of winning any instant prize is 1: 3.3

 

Draw Win Prize Structure

  Match
PRIZE
ODDS PER PLAY
(rounded to the nearest whole number)
 
  MATCH 5 $100,000*  1:2,598,960  
  MATCH 4 $500  1:11,059  
  MATCH 3 $25  1:240  
  MATCH 2 $3  1:16  

Overall odds of winning a cash prize = 1:15
*When the total number of plays winning the top prize in a single drawing exceeds four (4), players holding each top prize winning play will receive an equal share of the four hundred thousand dollar ($400,000) liability cap.

Combined overall probability of winning a prize (including a Free Ticket) = 1 : 2.86

 
How To Find Out If You Won
  • Scan your ticket with the “Check your ticket” feature of the Official Kentucky Lottery Mobile App.

  • Check your card symbols on our web site

  • Watch the drawings

  • Have winning card symbols sent to you by email or Twitter; sign up under your Fun Club profile

  • Call 24-hour Winning Numbers line: 502-583-2000. (A long-distance charge may apply.)

  • Winning card symbols are posted in your Kentucky Lottery retailers

  • Check your local newspaper, and broadcast on local radio and TV stations

Claiming Your Prize At Retail

You won! Congratulations. Learn how to claim a prize.

Both instant win and draw win prizes must be claimed within 180 days following the date of the drawing which appears on the winning ticket or Exchange ticket.

Only one instant win prize per ticket may be won, and a player is entitled to only the highest or top-ranked instant win prize available for that play.  Only one draw win prize per ticket may be won, and a player is entitled to only the highest or top-ranked prize for card symbols matched. Prizes may be claimed the next business day after the drawing. 

Redeem instant win prizes immediately or save until after the drawing.  If an instant prize is redeemed prior to the drawing associated with the ticket of purchase, an EXCHANGE ticket will be issued.  If an instant win prize is redeemed after the drawing associated with the ticket of purchase, the instant win prize and draw win prize will be automatically combined.

Rules
All matters and claims relating to 5 Card Cash, including tickets, transactions, drawings, prizes and prize claims are governed by Kentucky law and the official rules of 5 Card Cash.


Read the 5 Card Cash Rules.

Players must be at least 18 years old to play.

Play It Again
This feature is not available for this game.

Past Winners
Sold at Get Go Express
Owensboro, KY
Millionaire Jumbo Bucks
Prize:$10,000