MD Pick 4



Sat, Apr 20, 2024

What are Maryland Pick 4 Draw Times?

Sales cut-off time is 12:24 pm ET.  Draw time is approximately 3 minutes after the draw entry close.

Draw Times
Sunday12:28 pm / 8:22 – 8:30 pm
Monday12:27 pm / 7:56 pm
Tuesday12:27 pm / 7:56 pm
Wednesday12:27 pm / 7:56 pm
Thursday12:27 pm / 7:56 pm
Friday12:27 pm / 7:56 pm
Saturday12:27 pm / 7:56 pm

What are the MD Pick 4 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 four numbers and a Straight bet is placed on every possible four-digit combination of those numbers.  The ticket price is higher as more combinations are played.

What Can I Win Playing Cash 4?

Play TypeOddsPrize ($1 Wager)
Straight (Exact)1 in 10,000$5,000
Box (4-Way)1 in 2,500$1,200
Box (6-Way)1 in 1,666.67$800
Box (12-Way)1 in 833.33$400
Box (24-Way)1 in 416.67$200
Straight / Box (4-Way)1 in 2,500Box $600 / Straight $3,100
Straight / Box (6-Way)1 in 1,666.67Box $400 / Straight $2,900
Straight / Box (12-Way)1 in 833.33Box $200 / Straight $2,700
Straight / Box (24-Way)1 in 416.67Box $100 / Straight $2,600
4-Way Combo1 in 2,500$5,000
6-Way Combo1 in 1,666.67$5,000
12-Way Combo1 in 833.33$5,000
24-Way Combo1 in 416.67$5,000

How do I Play Maryland Pick 4 Draw?


    Ask for a Quick Pick and let the lottery terminal select the numbers for you, or choose four numbers between 0 and 9.


    Pick one of four different play types: Straight, Box, Straight/Box or Combo.  Cash 4 tickets cost either 50 cents or $1 per play.


    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 4 FAQs

Q: What is the MD Pick 4?

A: Pick 4 is a twice daily draw game where players select four numbers, each from 0 through 9 to win a top prize of $5,000 for a $1 straight play.

Q: How much do Pick 4 tickets cost?

A: Tickets cost 50 cents or $1 per play.

Q: Where and when can I play MD Pick 4?

A: You can play both Midday and Evening Pick 4 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.

Q: Do MD Pick 4 tickets expire?

A: Prizes must be claimed within 182 days of the draw date on which the prize was won.

What is MD Pick 4?

MD Pick 4 Midday is a day time draw game where you try to pick four 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 4 midday has an evening draw game as well.

You are able to select the amount you want to play.  Choose either 50 cents or $1.  Maryland Pick 4 drawings are held seven days a week.

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