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Sat, Apr 20, 2024

What are MN Pick 3 Draw Times?

Sales cut-off time is 6:10 pm CT.  Draw time is approximately 7 minutes after the draw entry close.

Draw Times
Sunday6:17 pm CT
Monday6:17 pm CT
Tuesday6:17 pm CT
Wednesday6:17 pm CT
Thursday6:17 pm CT
Friday6:17 pm CT
Saturday6:17 pm CT

What are the MN 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 or match the winning numbers in any order and win. 

FIRST DIGIT: Pick one number.  To win, match the first number drawn. 

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 Minnesota Cash 3?

Play TypeOddsPrize ($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 1,000 & 1 in 333.33Box $80 / Straight $330
Straight / Box (6-Way)1 in 1,000 & 1 in 166.67Box $40 / Straight $290
Front/Back Pairs1 in 100$50
First Digit1 in 10$5

How do I Play Minnesota Daily 3 Draw?


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


    Pick one of five different play types: Straight, Box, Straight/Box, First Digit or Pairs.  Cash 3 tickets cost either 50 cents or $1 per play.


    You can play your numbers for up to 14 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.

Minnesota Daily 3 FAQs

Q: What is the MN Daily 3?

A: Daily 3 is a daily draw game where players select three numbers, each from 0 through 9 to win a top prize of $500 for a straight play.

Q: How much do Pick 3 tickets cost?

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

Q: Where and when can I play MN Daily 3?

A: You can play Daily 3 at all Minnesota Lottery retailers. Draws take place at approximately 6:17 p.m.  Tickets for each drawing may be purchased up to 7 minutes prior to the next drawing.

Q: Do MN Daily 3 tickets expire?

A: Prizes must be claimed within 1 year of the draw date on which the prize was won.

What is Minnesota Daily 3?

Minnesota Daily 3 is a day time 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.

You are able to select the amount you want to play.  Choose either 50 cents or $1.  MN Pick 3 drawings are held seven days a week. 

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