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How to Play Gimme5

Gimme 5 is one of the most popular lottery games, played across multiple states including Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont. The game features a jackpot of $100,000 and fairly decent odds of 1 in 575,757 to win! The draws for the game are held five times a week, i.e. on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, thereby increasing your chances to bag a Gimme 5 lottery prize. The highly rewarding play structure and the super favorable odds make Gimme 5 worth playing and of course, winning!

Playing Gimme 5 is all fun and easy! All you have to do is buy a Gimme 5 lottery ticket worth $1, pick 5 numbers from a field of 1 to 39 and mark it on your playslip. Or you also have the option of Quick Pick that lets the terminal randomly generate numbers for you! The lottery allows you to play up to five panels on a single playslip, each costing $1. If your selected Gimme 5 numbers match the drawn numbers, you bag the winning lottery prizes.

Wanting to play your Gimme 5 numbers for more than one drawing? Well, You can! The Gimme 5 Lottery provides you with the chance of playing your lucky numbers for up to 30 consecutive draws marking the number of draws under the Multi-Draw column on the playslip and see your lottery ticket winning. Who knows Lady Luck sights on any of these draws, and you emerge as a lottery winner.

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.

Gimme 5 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.

Drawing Date and Time for Gimme 5

The Gimme 5 drawings are held twice a week!

  • Gimme 5 holds the draw every Wednesday and Saturday approximately at 7:59 PM ET

Official Results Of Gimme 5

  • After the drawing, you can check the winning numbers and prizes over the official website of your respective state lottery.
  • Or you can also catch the latest results on selected local news channels or newspapers.
  • Or download the official app of your state lottery and confirm the winning numbers.

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You have to purchase a Gimme 5 playslip of $1 and pick 5 numbers from a field of 1 to 39 and mark it on your playslip.  Or you can opt for Quick Pick to get any or all of your numbers randomly generated by the terminal. If your selected numbers match the winning numbers, you bag the winning prizes.

The Gimme 5 drawings are held once five times a week! The draws are held on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, approximately at 7:00 p.m. ET You are eligible to purchase tickets approximately 15 minutes prior to the applicable drawing.

Your Gimme 5 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 Gimme5

In Maine:

  • The legal age of playing the Maine Gimme 5 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 365 days else their winnings will be fortified.
  • All games are strictly subjected to the Maine State Laws.
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Claiming a Prize from the Gimme5 Lottery

  • Sign your ticket even before you know that you’re a winner.
  • Jackpot winners are encouraged to contact the lottery headquarters for their jurisdiction. You can either take out the prize money as a lump sum or an annuity (for over 29 years).
  • A prize must be claimed between 180 days and one year from the date of the draw (varies by state). If a prize is not claimed, some unclaimed funds are returned to the lottery fund, while other funds are given back to the community.

Quick Facts

  • Game type: Daily Draw Game
  • Game Format: 5/39
  • Game availability: Exclusively available in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont
  • Game draw days and time: Every day at 7:00 P.M.
  • Minimum jackpot amount: $100,000
  • Minimum cash prize: $2
  • Minimum age to play: 18
  • Jackpot odds: 1 in 575,757
  • Game add-on option: Multi Draws
  • Ticket cost: $1
  • Jackpot payment options: Lump-sum
  • Lottery operator: Respective State Lottery

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