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Latest Draw: Fri Feb 26

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Next Drawing: Sat Feb 27

What is Arizona Pick 3?

Arizona Pick 3 is a draw game where you try to pick one or two sets of three-digit numbers that match the winning numbers drawn to win a cash prize.

Each AZ Lottery Pick 3 ticket is $1 and drawings are held Mondays through Sundays. 

What are the Arizona Pick 3 Draw Times?

Sales cut-off time is 6:59 pm Arizona Time.  Approximately 1 hour prior to draw time.

Draw Times
Sunday
8:00 pm MST
Monday
8:00 pm MST
Tuesday
8:00 pm MST
Wednesday
8:00 pm MST
Thursday
8:00 pm MST
Friday
8:00 pm MST
Saturday
8:00 pm MST

How do I Play AZ Pick 3?

PICK YOUR NUMBERS: Ask for a Quick Pick and let the lottery terminal select the numbers for you, or choose one or two sets of three-digit numbers (000 – 999)

BUY YOUR TICKET: Pick one of six different play types: Straight, Box 3-Way, Box 6-Way, Straight/Box, Front Pair or Back Pair.  Pick 3 tickets cost $1 per play. Pick 3 sales are suspended approximately one hour prior to the draw.

PLAY MULTIPLE DRAWINGS: You can play your numbers for up to 12 consecutive drawing dates on the same ticket. Just tell the cashier at the time of your purchase or mark the Number of Draws box on your selection slip.

What are the Arizona Pick 3 Play Types?

STRAIGHT: Select any three numbers.  They must match the winning numbers in exact order to win.

BOX 3-WAY: Two of the three numbers you select must be the same.  Your numbers can match the winning numbers in any order to win.

BOX 6-WAY: All three of the numbers you select must be different.  Your numbers can match the winning numbers in any order to win.

STRAIGHT/BOX: Select any three numbers.  They can match in exact order or any order to win but an exact match has a higher prize.

FRONT PAIR: Select any three numbers.  Your first two numbers must match the winning numbers in exact order to win.

BACK PAIR: Select any three numbers.  Your last two numbers must match the winning numbers in exact order to win.

How Can I Win Playing AZ Pick 3?

Play Type
Odds
2 Play / 1 Play Prize
Straight (Exact)
1 in 1,000
$250 / $500
Box Any (3-Way)
1 in 333
$80 / $160
Box Any (6-Way)
1 in 167
$40 / $80
Straight/Box 3-Way(Straight)
1 in 1,000
$165 / $330
Straight/Box 3-Way (Box)
1 in 333
$40 / $80
Straight/Box 6-Way (Straight)
1 in 1,000
$145 / $290
Straight/Box 6-Way (Box)
1 in 167
$20 / $40
Front Pair
1 in 100
$25 / $50
Back Pair
1 in 100
$25 / $50

AZ Pick 3 FAQs

Q: What are the odds of winning Pick 3?

A: It depends on the Play Type you select.  See above for a complete listing of odds.

Q: When are Pick 3 drawings held?

A: Drawings are held Monday through Sunday evenings.

Q: How often can I play my numbers?

A: You can play your numbers for up to 12 consecutive drawing dates on the same ticket. Just tell the cashier at the time of your purchase or mark the Number of Draws box on your selection slip.

Q: How long do I have to claim a prize?

A: For draw game tickets, 180 days from the date of the draw. Once a ticket has expired, it cannot be redeemed even if it is a winner.