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How to Play Pick 3

The Colorado Pick 3 Lottery takes place twice a day, which means more chances of winning with each game! With your favorite three analyzed numbers, you can change the game in your favor and win prizes up to $2,500. The game offers different types of bets along with the Advance Play to increase your chances of winning with consecutive draws for 7 days on your same lucky playslip.

Playing Pick 3 is quite exciting and plain sailing. You have to pick three different or duplicate numbers for a single play from 0 to 9. For example 536, 778, 002, etc. If your selected numbers match the winning numbers according to your bet type you bag the winning prizes. Or you can ask your lottery retailer for a Pick 3 Quick Pick to have your numbers randomly generated by the computer.

The Colorado Pick 3 costs $0.50, $1.00, $2.00, and $5.00 according to the bet type you select. The Pick 3 drawings are held twice a day at 1:30 p.m. for Midday draw and 7:30 p.m. for the Evening draw. The draws are held seven days a week, which means you have multiple chances to win every day with each game.

The Colorado Pick 3 also offers you multiple drawings for either Midday, Evening, or even both by just marking the Advance Play box. You have the option to play up to 28 drawings for just Midday or just Evening drawings. If you opt to play multiple drawings for both the sessions, you can play up to 56 drawings. Ensure to check the accuracy of details filled on your playslip and sign the back of your ticket for authentication.

Play/Bet Types Of Colorado Pick 3

  • Exact Order- You win the game if you match the winning numbers in exact order.
  • Any Order - To win, you can match the winning numbers in any order.
  • Front Pair - In this bet, the first two numbers selected should match the first 2 digits of the winning draw in exact order.
  • Back Pair - In this bet, the last two selected numbers should match the winning draw numbers in exact order.
  • Exact Order + Any Order -In this bet, you can match the winning numbers in exact or any order.

Game Format

  • Number of lottery balls in Pick 3: 3/9
  • Number of drawing machines: 3
  • Type of lottery game: 3 Ball Numbers Game

Lottery Numbers Selection Option

The players can pick their own numbers or use any of the below-listed lottery tools to mark the winning Colorado Pick 3 lottery numbers.

Drawing Schedule Of Colorado Pick 3 Lottery

  • Monday 1:30 PM MT & 7:30 PM MT (GMT-12:00)
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  • Tuesday 1:30 PM MT & 7:30 PM MT (GMT-12:00)
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  • Wednesday 1:30 PM MT & 7:30 PM MT (GMT-12:00)
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  • Thursday 1:30 PM MT & 7:30 PM MT (GMT-12:00)
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  • Friday 1:30 PM MT & 7:30 PM MT (GMT-12:00)
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  • Saturday 1:30 PM MT & 7:30 PM MT (GMT-12:00)
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  • Sunday 1:30 PM MT & 7:30 PM MT (GMT-12:00)
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Colorado Pick 3 offers you the option of playing the same numbers and play types up to 56 consecutive drawings for selected draw time(s) by opting for the Multi-Draw/Advance Play option.

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Colorado Pick 3 offers various wagers, on which the price of your ticket depends. $0.50 for Exact Order, Any Order, Front Pair, or Back Pair. You also have the options of $1, $2, or $5 bet on Exact Order, Any Order, Exact Order / Any Order, Front Pair, or Back Pair. The cost of the bet you opt for is the price of your ticket.

Advance Play lets you purchase the tickets for consecutive drawings in Advance. In Pick 3, you can play the same numbers for up to 28 consecutive draws if you play for just Midday or just Evening drawings. But if you choose to play the same numbers for both the drawings you can play up to 56 drawings. Check your ticket after all your drawings and collect the winnings at once.

Pick 3 tickets are available for purchase from Monday through Sunday. The timings allocated to the sales are from 1:30 p.m. to 1:33 p.m. and 7:30 pm to 7:33 p.m. Ticket sales are suspended each evening at 11:59 p.m for system balancing.

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Rules Governing Pick 3

  • The legal age of playing Colorado Pick 3 is 18 years and older.
  • The cutoff for buying Pick 3 tickets in Colorado is seven days a week between the following times: 1:30 p.m. and 1:33 p.m. for mid day drawing and between 7:30 p.m. and 7:33 p.m. for evening drawing on the day of the drawing.
  • Ticket cancellation is only allowed in specific situations. See the official website for details.
  • Players must claim their lottery winnings within a time period of 180 days, from the date of the drawing, else their winnings will be fortified.
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Claiming a Prize from the Pick 3 Lottery

  • Experiencing the thrill of having won the lottery! If you think you have matched the winning lottery numbers, here are the steps you should take to claim your prize.
  • Before taking steps to claim your prize, double-check your numbers against the official drawing results with the ones drawn or visit our Lottery Results. This will help you confirm that you have correctly matched the winning numbers and know what prize amount will fill your pockets.

Quick Facts

  • Game type: Daily Draw Game
  • Game Format: 3/9
  • Game availability:Exclusively available in Colorado only
  • Game draw days and time: Every day at 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
  • Minimum jackpot amount: $250 (varies according to your bet)
  • Minimum cash prize: $30 (varies according to your bet)
  • Minimum age to play: 18
  • Jackpot odds:1 in 1,000 (varies according to your bet)
  • Game add-on option: Advance Play
  • Ticket cost: $0.50, $1, $2, $5 per play as per your selected bet
  • Jackpot payment options: Lump-sum
  • Lottery operator: Colorado Lottery

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