How to Play Pick 3
Get more for your
money with PICK 3!
No daily game in
America has a
higher payout for
each dollar played.
 
A 50¢ play could win you $300 and $1 buys you a chance to win $600. 

How to Play
  1. Select 3 numbers each from 0-9, or select "Quick Pick" and the computer will randomly select the numbers for you.  The same numbers may be used more than once
  2. Choose the type of wager you want to play and choose the amount you want to wager 
Wager Types:
 
  • Straight – Match winning three numbers in exact order 
    • Example: if lottery draws 7-9-1, your numbers must be 7-9-1 in this order to win
  • Box – Match winning three numbers in any order
    • Example: if lottery draws 7-9-1, your numbers can be 7-9-1 in any order
  • Straight/Box – Match winning numbers in exact or any orde
    • Example: if lottery draws 7-9-1, your numbers must be 7-9-1in this order to win the straight payout
    • Or if your numbers match 7-9-1 in any other order you win the box payout
  • Pairs – Match your winning pair numbers (Front Pair, Back Pair, or Split Pair) in exact order.
    • Example: Front Pair – Match first two winning numbers in exact order
    • Example: Back Pair – Match last two winning numbers in exact order
    • Example: Split Pair – Match first and last winning numbers in exact order
  • Super Straight – Match winning three numbers in any order and win the straight payout
    • Example: if lottery draws 7-9-1, your numbers can be 7-9-1 in any order

 

 TYPE OF PLAYIF YOU PLAYEDWINNING COMBINATIONSWAGER AMOUNTYOU WIN 
  STRAIGHT 7-9-1 7-9-1 $1
50¢
$600
$300
 
  BOX 7-9-1 1-7-9     1-9-7
7-1-9     7-9-1
9-1-7     9-7-1
$1
50¢
$100
$50
 
  BOX
(Using 2 same #’s)
7-9-9 7-9-9
9-7-9     9-9-7
$1
50¢
$200
$100
 
  *STRAIGHT BOX
50¢ Straight/50¢ Box
7-9-1 1-7-9     1-9-7
7-1-9     7-9-1
9-1-7     9-7-1
EXACT ORDER
ANY ORDER
$350
$  50
 
  *STRAIGHT BOX
(Using 2 same #’s)
50¢ Straight/50¢ Box
7-9-9 7-9-9
9-7-9     9-9-7
EXACT ORDER
ANY ORDER
$400
$100
 

 

Pair Wagers 

 TYPE OF PLAYIF YOU PLAYEDWINNING COMBINATIONSWAGER AMOUNTYOU WIN 
  FRONT PAIR 7-9-X 7-9-0     7-9-1
7-9-2     7-9-3
7-9-4     7-9-5
7-9-6     7-9-7
7-9-8     7-9-9
$1
50¢
$60
$30
 
  BACK PAIR X-9-1 0-9-1     1-9-1
2-9-1     3-9-1
4-9-1     5-9-1
6-9-1     7-9-1
8-9-1     9-9-1
$1
50¢
$60
$30
 
  SPLIT PAIR 7-X-1 7-0-1     7-1-1
7-2-1     7-3-1
7-4-1     7-5-1
7-6-1     7-7-1
7-8-1     7-9-1
$1
50¢
$60
$30
 


Super Straight
Match your three numbers in any order and win a straight payout. Minimum Super Straight wager is $1.50.
 TYPE OF PLAYIF YOU PLAYEDWINNING
COMBINATIONS
WAGER AMOUNTYOU WIN 
  *SUPER STRAIGHT 7-9-1 1-7-9     1-9-7
7-1-9     7-9-1
9-1-7     9-7-1
$6
(6 x $1)

$3
(6 x 50¢)
$600

$300
 
  *SUPER STRAIGHT 7-9-9 7-9-9
9-7-9     9-9-7
$3
(3 x $1)

$1.50
(3 x 50¢)
$600

$300
 

*IMPORTANT: Marking “Straight/Box” or “Super Straight” wager will increase the amount of your wager.
Wager amounts higher than those shown above will multiply prize by that dollar amount –e.g. a winning $3.00 Straight wager would be worth $1,800, etc.

Additional Play Options
  1. Choose the amount you want to wager (50¢ to $10.00)
  2. Choose the DRAWTIME you want to play, (Midday - approximately 1:20 p.m. ET, Evening - approximately 11:00 p.m. ET, or Both).
  3. Choose the number of drawings you want to play your numbers (2-7 consecutive drawings)
  4. You can play any day, up to seven days in advance, Sunday-Saturday by choosing ADVANCE play

 

Odds

MatchOdds Per Play*
Straight 1:1,000
Box 
(3 different #'s)
1:167
Box 
(2 same #'s)
1:333
Pair 1:100

*Odds have been rounded to nearest whole number.

How to Find Out if You Have Won
Midday drawings take place at approximately 1:20 p.m. ET. Evening drawings take place at approximately 11:00 p.m. ET, Sunday – Saturday.

Winning numbers are available at Kentucky Lottery retailers, and on our website at kylottery.com. Players can call our 24-hour Winning Numbers Line at 1-502-583-2000 (a long distance telephone charge may apply). Winning numbers may also be published in local newspapers and broadcast on local stations. Click here to watch the drawing via video stream.

Claiming your Prize
To claim a prize, sign the back of your winning ticket. Pick 3 prizes may be claimed immediately following the drawing. Prizes up to $600 may be redeemed at any Kentucky Lottery retailer. Prizes up to $5,000 may be claimed at any authorized cashing agent or by mailing your winning ticket and a completed claim form (available at cashing agents and some lottery retail locations) to the Kentucky Lottery Corporation, Claims Dept. 100, Louisville, KY 40287-0001. Prizes over $5,000 and up to $49,999 must be claimed at the Lexington Regional Office, or at Kentucky Lottery Headquarters at 1011 West Main Street, Louisville, KY 40202. Prizes over $49,999 must be claimed at Kentucky Lottery Headquarters.

Prizes must be claimed within 180 days after the drawing date. Prizes of $50 or higher that are claimed more than 90 days after drawing date must be claimed at Kentucky Lottery Headquarters or the Lexington Regional Office (even if the prize is under $49,999).

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.

Rules
All matters and claims relating to Pick 3, including tickets, transactions, drawings, prizes and prize claims are governed by Kentucky law and the official rules and regulations for Pick 3. The rules contain the sole and exclusive remedy for such claims and are available from the KLC by contacting Customer Service at custsrvs@kylottery.com or (502)560-1500. Players must be at least 18 years old to play. Void where prohibited by law.


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Play your favorite numbers AGAIN!  It's fast and easy!

      • Use your existing ticket to purchase a new ticket with your same favorite numbers!
      • No need to fill out or keep your playslip.  Just hand the store clerk your ticket and ask to "Play it Again!"

Play It Again feature will not work on tickets more than 30 days old.  More details available at Kentucky Lottery retailers.

Past Winners
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Bellevue, KY
Lucky for Life
Prize:$5,000