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What are Maryland Pick 3 Draw Times?
Sales cut-off time is 12:24 pm for the midday drawing and 7:52pm for the evening draw. Draw time is approximately 3 minutes (midday drawing), 30 minutes (Sunday night drawing) and 4 minutes (Mon-Sat evening) after the draw entry close.
|Sunday||12:28 pm / 8:22 – 8:30 pm|
|Monday||12:27 pm / 7:56 pm|
|Tuesday||12:27 pm / 7:56 pm|
|Wednesday||12:27 pm / 7:56 pm|
|Thursday||12:27 pm / 7:56 pm|
|Friday||12:27 pm / 7:56 pm|
|Saturday||12:27 pm / 7:56 pm|
What are the MD 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.
COMBO: 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) or the last two numbers in exact order (back pair).
What Can I Win Playing Maryland Pick 3?
|Play Type||Odds||Prize ($1 Wager)|
|Straight (Exact)||1 in 1,000||$500|
|Box (3-Way)||1 in 333.33||$160|
|Box (6-Way)||1 in 166.67||$80|
|Straight / Box (3-Way)||1 in 333.33||Box $80 / Straight $330|
|Straight / Box (6-Way)||1 in 166.67||Box $40 / Straight $290|
|Front/Back Pairs||1 in 100||$50|
|3-Way Combo||1 in 1,000||$500|
|6-Way Combo||1 in 1,000||$500|
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How do I Play Maryland Pick 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 five different play types: Straight, Box, Straight/Box, Combo or Pairs. 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 Multi Play box on your selection slip.
MD 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 $500 for a $1 straight play.
Tickets cost 50 cents or $1 per play.
You can play both Midday and Evening Pick 3 at all Maryland Lottery retailers. Midday Draws take place at approximately 12:27 p.m. and evening draws at approximately 7:56 p.m. (Monday – Saturday) and 8:22-8:30pm (Sunday). Tickets for each drawing may be purchased up to 3 minutes (Midday drawing) and 4 minutes (Monday – Saturday evening) / 30 minutes (Sunday evening) prior to the next drawing.
Prizes must be claimed within 182 days of the draw date on which the prize was won.
What is MD Pick 3?
MD 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. MD Pick 3 has a midday and evening draw.
You are able to select the amount you want to play. Choose either 50 cents or $1. Maryland Pick 3 drawings are held seven days a week. All Maryland Lottery results are available immediately after each drawing.