What are Kentucky Pick 3 Draw Times?
Sales cut-off time is 1:20 pm ET for the midday drawing and 10:45 pm for the night drawing. The draw is approximately 10 minutes after the entry close.
|Sunday||1:30 pm / 10:55 pm|
|Monday||1:30 pm / 10:55 pm|
|Tuesday||1:30 pm / 10:55 pm|
|Wednesday||1:30 pm / 10:55 pm|
|Thursday||1:30 pm / 10:55 pm|
|Friday||1:30 pm / 10:55 pm|
|Saturday||1:30 pm / 10:55 pm|
What are the Kentucky Pick 3 Play Types?
STRAIGHT: Match the winning numbers in exact order to win.
BOX: Match the winning numbers in any order to win.
STRAIGHT/BOX: Match the winning numbers in exact order and win 1/2 the Straight prize and 1/2 the Box prize, or match the winning numbers in any order and win 1/2 the Box prize only.
SUPER STRAIGHT: Pick three numbers and a Straight bet is placed on every possible three-digit combination of those numbers. The ticket price is higher as more combinations are played.
PAIRS: Match the first two numbers in exact order (front pair), the last two numbers in exact order (back pair) or the first and last numbers exactly (split pair).
What Can I Win Playing Pick 3?
|Play Type||Odds||Prize ($1 Wager)|
|Straight (Exact)||1 in 1,000||$600|
|Box (3-Way)||1 in 333||$200|
|Box (6-Way)||1 in 167||$100|
|Straight / Box (3-Way)||1 in 1,000 & 1 in 333||Box $100 / Straight $400|
|Straight / Box (6-Way)||1 in 1,000 & 1 in 167||Box $50 / Straight $350|
|Front/Back/Split Pairs||1 in 100||$60|
|3-Way Super Straight||1 in 333||$600|
|6-Way Super Straight||1 in 167||$600|
How do I Play the KY Cash 3 Draw?
- PICK YOUR NUMBERS:
Ask for a Quick Pick and let the lottery terminal select the numbers for you, or choose three numbers between 0 and 9.
- BUY YOUR TICKET:
Pick one of seven different play types: Straight, Box, Straight/Box, Super Straight, Front Pair, Back Pair or Split Pair. Cash 3 tickets cost either 50 cents or $1 per play.
- PLAY MULTIPLE DRAWINGS:
You can play your numbers for up to 7 consecutive drawing dates on the same ticket. Just tell the cashier at the time of your purchase or mark the Advance Play box on your selection slip.
KY Pick 3 FAQs
Pick 3 is a twice daily draw game where players select three numbers, each from 0 through 9 to win a top prize of $600 for a straight play.
Tickets cost 50 cents or $1 per play.
You can play both Midday and Evening Pick 3 at all Kentucky Lottery retailers. Midday Draws take place at approximately 1:30 p.m. and evening draws at approximately 10:55 p.m.
Prizes must be claimed within 180 days of the draw date on which the prize was won.
What is KY Pick 3?
KY Pick 3 is a twice daily draw game where you try to pick three numbers between 0 and 9 that match the winning numbers drawn to win a cash prize. You can also select Quick Pick and the random number generator will choose the numbers for you. Kentucky Pick 3 has a midday and evening draw game.
You are able to select the amount you want to play. Choose either 50 cents or $1. KY Pick 3 drawings are held seven days a week. All KY Lottery results are available immediately after each drawing.