Kentucky 5

How to Play Kentucky 5

  • Exclusively available to Kentucky.
  • Each Kentucky 5 play costs $1. 
  • Choose five balls (1 - 39) or select Quick Pick to let the computer randomly select your numbers.
  • Choose the number of drawings you want to play.
  • For an additional $1 per play, add Xtra to multiply your winnings (excluding the jackpot and Match 2 fixed $2 prize).

Match Prize* Odds Per Play
Jackpot** 1 : 575,757
$250 1 : 3,387
$5 1 : 103
Overall odds of winning any prize in the base game are approximately 1:99.59.

Xtra Play Prizes ($1 per base $1 wager)

Match With 2X With 3X With 4X With 5X
Jackpot** Jackpot** Jackpot** Jackpot**
$500 $750 $1,000 $1,250
$10 $15 $20 $25
$2 $2 $2 $2
Overall odds of winning any prize with Xtra are approximately 1:8.77. The odds of each Multiplier (2X, 3X, 4X, 5X) are 1:4
The odds for $2 Match 2 prize are 1:9.62

Draw Schedule

Drawings are conducted everyday, about 11:00pm ET/ 10:00 CT.

Xtra Multiplier

Total ticket cost is the total amount wagered (if Xtra play is chosen double the base amount of each wager where Xtra play was selected) multiplied by the number of drawings selected.

Play it Again

Really like your numbers? Play them again! Use your existing ticket to purchase a new ticket with your same favorite numbers. No need to fill out or keep your play slip. Just hand the store clerk your ticket and ask to "Play it again"!

Claiming Your Prize

You won, congratulations! Kentucky 5 prizes may be claimed the next business day after the drawing. Learn how to claim a prize.

Prizes must be claimed within 180 days after the drawing date.

A play slip does not constitute evidence of a winning ticket or the numbers selected; players must present a valid ticket in order to claim a prize.


All matters and claims relating to Kentucky 5 and Xtra Play including tickets, transactions, drawings, prizes and prize claims, are governed by Kentucky law and the official Game Rules. The rules contain the sole and exclusive remedy for such claims.

Players must be at least 18 years old to play.

Winning numbers of the Kentucky Lottery stand as drawn. The Kentucky Lottery is not responsible for misprinted numbers on this page or any other medium.  The Kentucky Lottery makes no expressed or implied warranties or representation of any kind as to the content, accuracy, completeness, reliability, or timeliness of the information contained on this web site or any link provided herein.

*Jackpot Prize

The prize money allocated to the Jackpot category shall be divided on a pari-mutuel basis by the number of Kentucky 5 plays winning the Jackpot, rounded down to the nearest dollar. Jackpot prizes begin at a minimum of $40,000 and will increase by a minimum of five thousand dollars ($5000) for each drawing without a Jackpot winner. Jackpots are estimated based on odds and expected sales. See Game Rules.  

**Jackpot prizes and Match 2 fixed $2 prize are excluded from Multiplier. See Game Rules