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What are TX Pick 3 Draw Times?
Sales cut-off time is 9:50 am CT. Draw time is approximately 10 minutes after the draw entry close.
|Monday||10:00 am CT|
|Tuesday||10:00 am CT|
|Wednesday||10:00 am CT|
|Thursday||10:00 am CT|
|Friday||10:00 am CT|
|Saturday||10:00 am CT|
What are the TX Cash 3 Play Types?
STRAIGHT: Match the winning numbers in exact order to win.
ANY: Match the winning numbers in any order to win.
STRAIGHT/ANY: 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.
Texas Pick 3 Payout Chart and Odds
|Play Type||Odds||Prize ($1 Wager)|
|Straight (Exact)||1 in 1,000||$500|
|Box (3-Way)||1 in 333||$160|
|Box (6-Way)||1 in 167||$80|
|Straight / Box (3-Way)||1 in 333||Box $80 / Straight $330|
|Straight / Box (6-Way)||1 in 167||Box $40 / Straight $290|
|3-Way Combo||1 in 333||$500|
|6-Way Combo||1 in 167||$500|
What Can I Win Playing TX Pick 3 Fireball?
There are 25 ways to win additional prizes playing TX Daily 3 Fireball. Prizes and odds vary depending on the play type chosen and amount of the ticket. For a full list of Fireball prizes and odds of winning, see the official TX Lottery website.
How do I Play Texas 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 four different play types: Straight, Any Order, Straight/Any, or Combo. Cash 3 tickets cost either 50 cents or $1 per play.
- PLAY MULTIPLE DRAWINGS:
You can play your numbers for up to 24 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.
- ADD FIREBALL:
Adding Fireball is an option that will double the price of your play ticket. The Fireball number can be used to replace any number drawn, giving players an extra chance to create more combinations.
Texas Pick 3 FAQs
A: Pick 3 is a drawing game played four times daily 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 TX Pick 3?
A: You can play Morning, Day, Evening and Night Pick 3 at all Texas Lottery retailers. Morning Draws take place at 10:00 a.m., Day Draws at 12:27 p.m., Evening Draws a 6:00 p.m. and Night Draws at 10:12 p.m. Tickets for each drawing may be purchased up to 10 minutes prior to the next drawing.
Q: Do TX Pick 3 tickets expire?
A: Prizes must be claimed within 180 days of the draw date on which the prize was won.
What is Texas Pick 3?
Texas Pick 3 Morning 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. TX Pick 3 morning has day, evening and night draw games as well.
You are able to select the amount you want to play. Choose either 50 cents or $1. TX Pick 3 drawings are held six days a week. All Texas Lotto numbers are available immediately after each drawing.
Add Fireball to your play for more chances to win. Adding Fireball doubles the price of your base play ticket and applies to all panels.