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How to Play Pick 3

Nebraska Pick 3, is known to favor your odds and reward in threes! Nebraska Pick 3 takes place twice a day which means more chances of winning every day! With your favorite three analyzed numbers, you can change the game in your favor and win prizes up to $600 by just investing $1. The game offers various options that help boost your prize and chances of winning with multiple wagers like Straight, Box, Combo, and Straight/Box. Pick 3 offers nominal prize amounts but provides really high chances of winning, ranging from 1 in 4.12 to 1 in 1,000 with not less than 9 ways to win.

Playing Nebraska Pick 3 is quite exciting and plain sailing. You have to simply select 3 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, costing $1, including Straight, Box, Straight/Box, or Combo which will actually determine your prize amounts. Pick 3 drawings are held once a day approximately at 10:00 p.m. The draws are held seven days a week, which means you have multiple chances to win every week.

Wish to play Nebraska Pick 3 numbers for more than one drawing! Select Multi-Draw and you can play your lottery numbers for multiple drawings. With Multi-Draw, you can play up to 72 consecutive drawings. Yes, the game does offer multiple chances to play, so that you never miss that 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 playstyle(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 Nebraska Pick 3

  • Straight: You win the lottery if you match the winning numbers in exact order.
  • 3-Way Box: You have to select one pair of the same numbers and one different number. You can win by matching these numbers in any order.
  • 6-Way Box:You have to select three different numbers. You win by matching these numbers in any order.
  • Combo: You win by matching 1, 2, or 3 numbers drawn in the exact position of the numbers drawn.
  • Straight/Box 3-Way -You have to select one pair of the same numbers and one distinct number. You win by matching these digits in either exact or any order.
  • Straight/Box - 6 Way - You have to select any three different numbers. To win you can match these 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 Nebraska Pick 3 lottery numbers.

Drawing Schedule Of Nebraska Pick 3 Lottery

  • Monday 8:40 PM CT (GMT-12:00)
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  • Tuesday 8:40 PM CT (GMT-12:00)
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  • Wednesday 8:40 PM CT (GMT-12:00)
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  • Thursday 8:40 PM CT (GMT-12:00)
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  • Friday 8:40 PM CT (GMT-12:00)
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  • Saturday 8:40 PM CT (GMT-12:00)
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  • Sunday 8:40 PM CT (GMT-12:00)
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Nebraska Pick 3 offers you the option of playing the same numbers and play types up to 72 consecutive drawings for selected draw time(s) by opting for the Multi-Draw/Advance Play option.

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Nebraska Pick 3 is a daily Draw game, where players select 3 numbers, each from 0 to 9, to bag a top prize of $600. It offers multiple ways to bag exciting lottery prizes.

The Nebraska Pick 3 ticket costs $1 per play. The cost multiplies depending on the number of plays you select.

The Nebraska Pick 3 drawings are held once daily at 10:00 p.m. You are eligible to purchase tickets from 5.00 a.m. to 3.00 a.m. CT any day of the week except from 9:00 p.m. to 9:03 p.m on the draw night.

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Rules Governing Pick 3

  • The legal age of playing Nebraska Pick 3 is 19 years and older.
  • The cutoff for buying Pick 3 tickets in Nebraska is Tickets can be purchased from 5:00 a.m. to 3:00 a.m. (Central Time) any day of the week except from 9:00 p.m. to 9:03 p.m. on drawing nights on the day of the drawing.
  • No. Once a Pick 3 ticket is printed, it cannot be canceled.
  • 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 Nebraska only
  • Game draw days and time: Every day at 10:00 P.M.
  • Minimum jackpot amount: $600
  • Minimum cash prize: $1
  • Minimum age to play: 19
  • Jackpot odds:1 in 1000
  • Game add-on option: Multi-Draw
  • Ticket cost: $1
  • Jackpot payment options: Lump-sum
  • Lottery operator: Nebraska Lottery

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