How to Play Pick 4

New Jersey Pick 4 is popularly known to favor the odds and reward its players as much as $5000. The New Jersey Pick 4 draws twice every day, which in turn doubles your chance to bag a lottery prize. With your analyzed four numbers, you can turn the game in your favor and bag lottery prizes ranging from $25 to $5000 by just investing $1. The game offers various options that help boost your prize and chances of winning like Straight, Box, Straight Box, Wheel, and Pairs so that you never miss any chance of winning.

Playing New Jersey Pick 4 is quite exciting and plain sailing. 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 lottery 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, Wheel, or, Pairs which will actually determine your prize amounts. Pick 4 drawings are held twice a day at 12:59 p.m. for the Midday(MID) draw and 10:57 p.m. for the Evening (EVE) 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 - MID or EVE.

Want to play your lucky New Jersey Pick 4 numbers for more than one drawing! Selecting the Multi-Draw option will let you play the lottery numbers for multiple drawings. With Multi-Draw you can play the lottery numbers for up to 2, 4, 6, or 7 consecutive drawings. The multiple chances offered by the game to play lets you never miss that lucky chance of winning.

Not limiting your options for winning, New Jersey Pick 4 Lottery provides you with the option of FIREBALL, which lets you have a chance to exchange the FIREBALL number with one of the winning Pick 4 numbers so you end up having a winning combination and bag a lottery prize. Adding FIREBALL to your lottery ticket will double the cost of each gameplay.

Adding a little more excitement to your game, the NJ Lottery also provides you with the chance of winning $500 instantly. By selecting Instant Match, you will automatically get the Instant Match numbers printed on your ticket. If your selected numbers match any of the Instant Match numbers, you can win up to $500 instantly. Any match, Any order, you Win the NJ Lottery Prize!

Wish to play your same lottery ticket all over again? The NJ Lottery provides you the option of playing the same numbers, same wager, and the same ticket selection all over again. By opting for the Play It Again feature, you have the chance to request your lottery retailer to utilize the barcode already printed on the purchased ticket to create a duplicate ticket of the same price, same numbers, and same wagers for the upcoming draw.

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

New Jersey 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 New Jersey Pick 4

  • Straight: You win the lottery if you match the winning numbers in exact order.
  • Box: You win by matching the drawn numbers in any order.
  • 4-Way Box:You have to select three same numbers and one different number. You can win by matching these numbers in any order.
  • 6-Way Box:You have to select 2 pairs of identical numbers. You win by matching these numbers in any order.
  • 12-Way Box: You have to select 1 pair and two different numbers. You can win by matching the numbers in any order.
  • 24-Way Box:To win, you can match your selected numbers which are all different from each other, with the drawn numbers in any order.
  • Straight/Box: You win the game by matching the numbers in any or exact order.
  • Straight/Box 4-Way -You have to select three 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 2 pairs of different numbers. To win you can match these numbers in exact or any order.
  • Straight/Box - 12 Way - You have to select 1 pair and two different numbers. To win you can match these numbers in exact or any order.
  • Straight/Box - 24 Way - You have to select any four different numbers. To win you can match these numbers in exact or any order.
  • 4-Way Wheel: You can play all possible four straight combinations of 4 numbers of which three are the same. You can match these numbers in any order to a win.
  • 6-Way Wheel:You can play all six combinations of four numbers consisting of two pairs of identical numbers. You can match these numbers in any order to a win.
  • 12-Way Wheel:You can play all possible twelve straight combinations of for numbers out of which 2 are the same. You can match these numbers in any order to a win.
  • 24-Way Wheel: You can play all twenty-four combinations and match in any order to win.
  • Front Pair: You have to select any two numbers. You win by matching the first two numbers in exact order. This wager is available for $0.50 or $1 per ticket.
  • Back Pair: You have to select any two numbers. You win by matching the last two numbers in exact order.

Drawing Date and Time for New Jersey Pick 4

The Pick 4 drawings are held twice a day.

  • The New Jersey Pick 4 MID draws every day approximately at 12:59 P.M.
  • The New Jersey Pick 4 EVE draws every day approximately at 10:57 P.M.

Official Results Of New Jersey Pick 4 Lottery

  • After drawing, you can check the numbers and prizes over the official website or visit authorized New Jersey Lottery retailers.
  • Or you can also catch the latest results on selected local news channels or newspapers.

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New Jersey 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 was introduced in July 1977, and since then has produced a considerable number of winners.

New Jersey Pick 4 costs 50 cents to $5 per play. The cost multiplies depending on the types and the number of plays you select.

By selecting FIREBALL for the same price as your base wager amount, you can create winning combinations by replacing a drawn winning number with the FIREBALL number.

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Rules Governing Pick 4

  • The legal age for playing 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 365 days else their winnings will be fortified.
  • All games are strictly subjected to the New Jersey State Laws.
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Claiming a Prize from the Pick 4 Lottery

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  • As per the rules by New Jersey 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 New Jersey only
  • Game draw days and time: Twice a day at 12:59 P.M. and 10:57 P.M.
  • Minimum jackpot amount: $2500
  • Minimum cash prize: $25
  • Minimum age to play: 18
  • Jackpot odds: 1 in 10000
  • Game add-on option: Multi-Draw, Instant Match, FIREBALL, Play It Again
  • Ticket cost: $0.50 to $5 per play
  • Jackpot payment options: Lump-sum
  • Lottery operator: New Jersey Lottery

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