Quick Bucks

How to Play Quick Bucks

  • Each Kentucky’s Quick Bucks play costs $1. 
  • Choose four numbers (1-31) and one Kentucky Ball number (1-5) or select Quick Pick to let the computer select your numbers. 
  • The computer will assign the order of your four numbers (1-31) on your ticket.  
  • Choose the number of drawings you want to play. 
  • Select the Wheel Bet to play all 5 Kentucky Balls with your four numbers for 5 chances to win and a guaranteed minimum prize of $2. The Wheel Bet costs $5.

 



Numbers Matched Prizes without the KY Ball Odds without the KY Ball Prizes with the KY Ball Odds with the KY Ball
4 in exact order $1,000 1:943,950 $50,000* 1:3,775,800
3 in exact order $40 1:8,740 $80 1:34,961
2 in exact order $6 1:224 $12 1:896
4 in any order $50 1:41,041 $100 1:164,165
3 in any order $7 1:380 $14 1:1,520
2 in any order $2 1:20 $3 1:81
Kentucky Ball - - $2 1:5

 

Draw Schedule 

Kentucky’s Quick Bucks drawings are conducted every day, about 11:00 pm ET/10:00 pm CT. Watch the drawing.  

Single Bet  

With a single $1 Kentucky Quick Bucks bet, choose four numbers (1-31) and one Kentucky Ball number (1-5) or you can select Quick Pick to let the computer select your numbers. Your Kentucky Ball number can be the same as one of your first four numbers. The computer will assign the order of your four numbers (1-31) on your ticket. Match winning numbers in exact order or any order.   

For example: 

You choose:

7 – 15 – 24 – 31 and 3 (Kentucky Ball) 

Your ticket prints:

15 – 31 – 7 – 24 and 3  (Kentucky Ball) 

Lottery draws:

2 – 31 – 7 – 29 and 3 (Kentucky Ball) 

You win by matching 2 numbers in exact order + the Kentucky Ball. 

 

Wheel Bet 

With the Wheel Bet, you play all 5 Kentucky Balls (1-5) with your same four numbers for 5 chances to win, and a guaranteed minimum prize of $2. A Wheel Bet contains five plays using your four numbers (1-31), with each play containing 1 of the 5 Kentucky Balls. The computer will assign the order of your four numbers on your ticket. Match winning numbers in exact order or in any order. 

 

For example: 

You choose:

7 – 15 – 24 – 31 and the Wheel Bet 

Your ticket prints:

15 – 31 – 7 – 24 and 1 (Kentucky Ball) 

15 – 31 – 7 – 24 and 2 (Kentucky Ball) 

15 – 31 – 7 – 24 and 3 (Kentucky Ball) 

15 – 31 – 7 – 24 and 4 (Kentucky Ball) 

15 – 31 – 7 – 24 and 5 (Kentucky Ball) 

Lottery draws:

6 – 31 – 7 – 5 and  3 (Kentucky Ball)  

You win by matching 2 numbers in exact order + the Kentucky Ball on one play AND by matching 2 numbers in exact order on the other four plays. 

 
Playslips with a Wheel Bet will print each Wheel Bet on a single ticket. All other plays on the playslip will print on separate tickets. 

 
Total ticket cost is the total amount wagered multiplied by the number of drawings selected.  

 

Play it Again 

Play it Again is not available for this game.  
 

Claiming your Prize

Congratulations, you won! 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.


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


Read the Quick Bucks Rules.

 

 


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.

Overall odds of a cash prize are 1 in 3.9. Only one prize per Quick Bucks play may be won, and a player is entitled to only the highest dollar value prize available for that play. 

*Maximum top prize payout liability for the Match 4 in Exact Order + Kentucky Ball is $270,000 for each drawing. In the event the total number of Plays winning this top prize exceeds the stated limit, the payout liability cap of $270,000 will be shared among the number of top prize-winning Plays based upon individual wager amount.