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How to Play Pick 4

Interested in playing the hot favorite game of Maine Lottery? Maine Lottery comprises games that not only offer exciting cash prizes but also increase your chances of winning, which makes the lottery worth playing. With Maine Pick 4 you can win as much as $5000 by just investing $1. With your four analyzed numbers, you can easily turn the game in your favor by selecting the appropriate play type offered by the lottery-like Straight, Box, Pairs, and Single Digit which boosts your chances as well as the amounts of winning.

Playing Pick 4 is super easy and fun. You have to simply select 4 numbers 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 numbers match the winning numbers according to your bet type you bag the winning prizes.

After selecting your numbers, you need to select the play type and wager, ranging from $0.50 to $5, including Straight, Box, Single Digit, or, Pairs which will actually determine your prize amounts. Pick 4 drawings are held twice a day at 01:10 p.m. ET for Midday draw and 6:50 p.m. ET for the Evening drawing. The draws are held seven days a week, which means you have multiple chances to win every day with each game. It is mandatory to specify the draw time you want to play - Midday, Evening, or Both.

To make Pick 4 more exciting, the Maine Lottery allows you to play your bet up to 21 days. You can select your numbers for 50¢ to $5 and place your bet according to the selection of your wager. To increase your chances of winning the lottery allows you to play for approximately 21 days so that you never miss that lucky chance of winning.

You need to hand over your completed playslip and payment to the retailer. In return, you will get a ticket for selected numbers 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.

Play/Bet Types Of Maine 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.
  • Front Pair: You have to select any two numbers. You win by matching the first two numbers in exact order.
  • Back Pair: You have to select any two numbers. You win by matching the last two numbers in exact order.
  • Middle Pair: You have to select any two numbers. You win by matching the middle two numbers in exact order.
  • Single Digit: You win the game by matching one digit of the four winning numbers in the exact same position.

Game Format

  • Number of lottery balls in Pick 4: 4/9
  • Number of drawing machines: 4
  • Type of lottery game: 4 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 Maine Pick 4 lottery numbers.

Drawing Schedule Of Maine Pick 4 Lottery

  • Monday 1:10 PM ET & 6:55 PM ET (GMT-12:00)
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  • Tuesday 1:10 PM ET & 6:55 PM ET (GMT-12:00)
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  • Wednesday 1:10 PM ET & 6:55 PM ET (GMT-12:00)
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  • Thursday 1:10 PM ET & 6:55 PM ET (GMT-12:00)
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  • Friday 1:10 PM ET & 6:55 PM ET (GMT-12:00)
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  • Saturday 1:10 PM ET & 6:55 PM ET (GMT-12:00)
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  • Sunday 1:10 PM ET & 6:55 PM ET (GMT-12:00)
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Maine Pick 4 offers you the option of playing the same numbers and play types up to 21 consecutive drawings for selected draw time(s) by opting for the Multi-Draw/Advance Play option.

Lottery Results

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Maine 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 Maine Pick 4 ticket costs $0.50 to $5 per play. The cost multiplies depending on the types and number of plays you select.

Your Maine Pick 4 prizes can be claimed within a period of 365 days from the date of the drawing. If not redeemed within the stipulated time, the winnings are fortified.

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Rules Governing Pick 4

  • The legal age of playing Maine Pick 4 is 18 years and older.
  • The cutoff for buying Pick 4 tickets in Maine is 1:00 PM ET for the day draw and 6:45 PM ET for the evening draw on the day of the drawing.
  • No. Once a Pick 4 ticket is printed, it cannot be canceled.
  • Players must claim their lottery winnings within a time period of 365 days, from the date of the drawing, else their winnings will be fortified.
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Claiming a Prize from the Pick 4 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: 4/9
  • Game availability: Exclusively available in Maine only
  • Game draw days and time: Twice a day at 01:10 P.M. and 06:50 P.M. ET
  • Minimum jackpot amount: $2500
  • Minimum cash prize: $2.50 for $0.50 bet
  • Minimum age to play: 18
  • Jackpot odds: 1 in 10000
  • Game add-on option: Multi-Draw
  • Ticket cost: 50¢ - $5 per play
  • Jackpot payment options: Lump-sum
  • Lottery operator: Maine Lottery

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