How to Play Pick 3 ™
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Play Pick 3 four times a day! Pick 3 is a daily game offering a 50-cent play, six days a week (four times a day) and a top prize of $500 (on a $1 play).
It's easy to play. Just pick three single-digit numbers from "0" to "9", choose how you want to play them, the number of drawings you want to play and the time of day you want to play. Pick 3 drawings are held four times a day (Monday-Saturday) at 10:00 a.m., 12:27 p.m., 6:00 p.m. and 10:12 p.m. CT. Ticket sales are not available during Draw Break, from 9:50 – 10:03 a.m., 12:17 – 12:30 p.m., 5:50 – 6:03 p.m. and 10:02 - 10:15 p.m. CT.
Pick 3, 4 Times A Day, 4 Times The Fun!
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How to Play
First, pick three single-digit numbers from "0" to "9" or mark the QP (Quick Pick) box and your numbers will be selected for you.
Second, select how you want to play your three single-digit numbers (Exact Order, Any Order, Exact/Any Order, Combo).
Pick 3 Prize Chart - PDF format (1.65 mb)
(NOTE: Number combinations shown are for example only.)
- Exact Order - You win if your numbers match the winning numbers in the exact order they are drawn.
- Any Order - You win if your numbers match the winning numbers in any order.
- Exact/Any - For a little extra money you can play both Exact Order and Any Order. You win if you match the winning numbers in Exact Order or in Any Order.
- Combo - Simply a convenient way to play all possible Exact Order combinations on one ticket.
Third, choose your play amount.
Fourth, choose the number of drawings you want to play with Multi-Draw. You can play your Pick 3 numbers for up to 24 consecutive drawings. To play consecutive morning, day, evening and night drawings, just select the desired number of drawings. You can also play your Pick 3 numbers for up to 24 consecutive drawings for a particular draw time. To play only morning, only day, only evening or only night drawings, mark the desired draw time (MORNING, DAY, EVENING or NIGHT) and select the desired number of drawings.
Fifth, SUM IT UP!® For as little as 50 cents extra per play, Sum It Up! provides another way to win if the sum of your Pick 3 numbers is the same as the sum of the three single-digit numbers drawn in the applicable drawing. For example, if you play the Sum It Up! feature and your Pick 3 numbers are 1-2-3, then the sum of your numbers is 6. If the sum of the three numbers drawn also equals 6 (whether they match your numbers or not), then you win!
You do not have to win the Pick 3 game to win the Sum It Up! feature. Sum It Up! can be played with any of the Pick 3 play types.
Sum It Up! Prize Chart - PDF format (1.5mb)
*All claims are subject to state law and Texas Lottery® rules, regulations, and procedures.
DID YOU WIN?
Find out if you’ve won:
- Drawings are broadcast every Monday - Saturday at 10:00 a.m., 12:27 p.m., 6:00 p.m. and 10:12 p.m. CT
- Watch live webcasts on the Drawings page on this website
- Visit the Check Your Numbers page on this website
- Check the "Winning Numbers and Jackpots" screen on the Texas Lottery App
- Check your local newspaper
- Visit your local Texas Lottery retail location
- Call 800-375-6886, listen for results option
- Find winning numbers on all Texas Lottery self-service terminals under “GAME INFO”
Claiming Your Prize
Sign ticket before claiming. Anyone who possesses an unsigned ticket may be able to claim a prize.
Tickets for prizes up to and including $599 may be presented to any licensed Texas Lottery retailer for validation and payment of prize.
Prizes up to and including $2,500,000 may be claimed at a Texas Lottery Claim Center with a completed Texas Lottery claim form. Prizes up to and including $2,500,000 may also be claimed by mail by sending the signed ticket and completed Texas Lottery claim form (for prizes of $25 or more) to: Texas Lottery Commission, P.O. Box 16600, Austin, TX 78761-6600. The Texas Lottery Commission is not responsible for tickets lost in the mail. Texas Lottery claim forms are available at lottery retailers, all claim centers, at www.txlottery.org, or by calling 800-375-6886.
Tickets for prizes over $2,500,000 must be claimed in person at the Texas Lottery Commission Headquarters in Austin. All Lotto Texas®, Powerball®, and Mega Millions® jackpot prizes and all prizes that are paid out in annuity payments must be claimed at the Texas Lottery Commission Headquarters in Austin regardless of the prize amount. Please call 800-375-6886 if you believe you are a holder of such a ticket.
Prizes must be claimed no later than 180 days after the draw date.
Claims subject to applicable laws, rules, procedures and final decisions of the Executive Director.
To find the Texas Lottery Claim Center nearest you, please click here or call us at 800-375-6886 from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. CT, Monday - Friday.
How To Find Out If You're a Winner
The easiest way is right here on our website. The results of the most recent drawings appear on the home page. For results from previous drawings, click here.
You can also check your numbers by watching live or past drawings for your favorite game at our Web Cast. Drawings are broadcast at the following days and times:
|Powerball®||Wednesday/Saturday||10:12 p.m. CT|
|Mega Millions®||Tuesday/Friday||10:12 p.m. CT|
|Lotto Texas®||Wednesday/Saturday||10:12 p.m. CT|
|Texas Two Step®||Monday/Thursday||10:12 p.m. CT|
|Texas Triple Chance™||Monday - Saturday||10:12 p.m. CT|
|All or Nothing™||Four Daily, except Sunday||10:00 a.m., 12:27 p.m., 6:00 p.m., 10:12 p.m. CT|
|Pick 3™ with Sum It Up!®||Four Daily, except Sunday||10:00 a.m., 12:27 p.m., 6:00 p.m., 10:12 p.m. CT|
|Daily 4™ with Sum It Up!®||Four Daily, except Sunday||10:00 a.m., 12:27 p.m., 6:00 p.m., 10:12 p.m. CT|
|Cash Five®||Monday - Saturday||10:12 p.m. CT|
Winning numbers are also available at www.txlottery.org, Texas Lottery retailers, or in many daily newspapers.