How to Play Pick 4

Kentucky Pick 4 is one of the most popular daily draw game, that lets you win as much as $5000 by just investing $1. You can bet on your favorite 4 numbers depending on the playstyle and turn the jackpot odds of 1 in 10,000, in your favor. The Kentucky Pick 4 draws are held twice a day, thereby increasing your chances to play and win. To boost your chance of winning, the lottery offers various wagers like Straight, Box, Straight/Box, 1-OFF, which ultimately determine your winning amounts.

Playing Kentucky Pick 4 is quite easy and highly rewarding. You need to simply select 4 duplicate or distinct numbers like 3467, 6678 3335, 4666, or 9999 from a field of 0 to 9, one for each column, and mark it on your playslip. Or you can opt for the Quick Pick and let the terminal randomly generate your numbers. If your selected lottery numbers match the winning numbers according to the selected bet type you bag the winning prizes.

The Kentucky lottery also provides you with the option of playing the Pick 4 numbers any day, up to seven days in advance by just selecting the Advance Play option on your playslip.

Want to play your lucky numbers all over again? Yes, you can! You can use your existing ticket to purchase a new ticket and get the same numbers printed. The ticket will duplicate all your selections - numbers, draw time, wager, playstyle, day, other options, etc. You just have to hand over your ticket to the store clerk and ask for Play It Again.

You need to hand over your completed playslip and payment to the retailer. In return, you will get a ticket for selected numbers, play styles, and draw time(s). Your lottery ticket is your only receipt. Ensure to check the accuracy of the numbers and sign at the back of your ticket for authentication.

Kentucky Pick 4 Playing Options

  • Ask your lottery retailer for Quick Pick and leave it up to your luck.
  • Or you can specify the bet amount and bet type and select your numbers. You can purchase Playslip from any licensed lottery retailers.

Play/Bet Types Of Kentucky Pick 4

  • Straight: You win the lottery if you match the winning numbers in exact order.
  • Box 4-Way: You have to select three same numbers and one different number. You can win by matching these numbers in any order.
  • Box 6-Way: You have to select 2 pairs of identical numbers. You win by matching these numbers in any order.
  • Box 12-Way: You have to select 1 pair of identical numbers and two different numbers. You can win by matching the numbers in any order.
  • Box 24-Way: To win, you can match your selected numbers which are all different from each other, with the drawn numbers in any order.
  • Straight/Box 4-Way Exact - You have to select three same numbers and one different number. You win by matching these digits in exact order.
  • Straight/Box - 4 Way Any - You have to select three same numbers and one different number. To win you can match these numbers in any order.
  • Straight/Box 6-Way Exact - You have to select 2 pairs of identical numbers. You win by matching these digits in exact order.
  • Straight/Box - 6 Way Any - You have to select 2 pairs of identical numbers. To win you can match these numbers in any order.
  • Straight/Box 12-Way Exact - You have to select 1 pair of identical numbers and two different numbers. You win by matching these digits in exact order.
  • Straight/Box 12-Way Any - You have to select 1 pair of identical numbers and two different numbers. You win by matching these digits in any order.
  • Straight/Box 24-Way Exact - To win, you can match your selected numbers which are all different from each other, with the drawn numbers in exact order.
  • Straight/Box 24-Way Any - To win, you can match your selected numbers which are all different from each other, with the drawn numbers in any order.
  • 1-OFF Straight - This bet allows a player to win if the four-digit number chosen by the player matches, in exact order.
  • 1-OFF on one digit - Select four digits in which three digits match and one digit is off by one.
  • 1-OFF on two digit - Select four digits in which two digits match and two digits are off by one.
  • 1-OFF on three digit - Select four digits in which one digit matches and three digits are off by one.
  • 1-OFF on four digit -Select four digits in which all four digits are off by one.

Drawing Date and Time for Kentucky Pick 4

The Pick 4 drawings are held twice a day.

  • The Kentucky Pick 4 lottery holds the Midday draw every day approximately at 01:20 P.M. ET
  • The Kentucky Pick 4 lottery holds the Evening draw every day approximately at 11:00 P.M. ET

Official Results Of Kentucky Pick 4

  • After drawing, you can check the numbers and prizes over the official website or visit authorized Kentucky Lottery retailers, or on selected TV news channels or newspapers.
  • Or you can download the official app of the Kentucky Lottery to check your winning numbers.

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Kentucky Pick 4 is a daily Draw game, where players select 4 numbers, each from 0 to 9, to bag a top prize of $5000. The game offers multiple ways to bag exciting lottery prizes so that you never miss that chance of winning.

The Kentucky Pick 4 ticket costs $0.50 to $1 per play. The cost multiplies depending on the number of plays and bet style you select.

The Kentucky Pick 4 drawings are held twice daily at 01:20 p.m. ET and 11:00 p.m. ET. The Pick 4 tickets are eligible for cancellation within an hour of its purchase on the same terminal where it was purchased.

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Rules Governing Pick 4

  • The legal age of playing the Kentucky Pick 4 Lottery is 18 years.
  • Players are responsible to ensure the accuracy of their ticket, not the retailers or authorities.
  • Players need to claim their winnings within a valid time period of 180 days else their winnings will be fortified.
  • All games are strictly subjected to the Kentucky Laws.
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Claiming a Prize from the Pick 4 Lottery

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  • As per the rules by Kentucky Lottery, your original winning ticket is the only valid receipt for prize claims.
  • Your lottery ticket is a bearer instrument, which means anyone who possesses the ticket is the winner.

Quick Facts

  • Game type:Daily Draw Game
  • Game Format: 4/9
  • Game availability: Exclusively available in Kentucky only
  • Game draw days and time: Twice a day at 01:20 P.M. and 11:00 P.M. ET
  • Minimum cash prize: $7
  • Minimum age to play: 18
  • Jackpot odds:1 in 10000
  • Game add-on option: Advance Play, Play It Again
  • Ticket cost: $0.50 to $1 per play
  • Jackpot payment options: Lump-sum
  • Lottery operator: Kentucky Lottery

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