Pick 4 – Ohio Lottery
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How to Play the Ohio Pick 4 Lottery
Ohio Pick 4 draws occur twice a day, with a top prize of $5000 per draw. To play, you must pick 4 numbers, each from 0-9. These numbers must match the 4 winning draw numbers in exact order to hit the top prize.
You can bet $0.50 or $1 and choose from 3 different playstyles:
- Straight: You must match all 4 winning numbers in the exact order.
- Boxed: You can match all 4 winning numbers in any order.
- Back-Up Bet: You can match the winning numbers in any order or in exact order. Available only at $1 per ticket, with $0.50 each going to Straight and Boxed wagers.
Ohio Pick 4 Drawing Schedule
Pick 4 draws are held twice a day at 12:29 PM and 7:29 PM Eastern Time, with sales closing at 12:25 PM and 7:25 PM, respectively.
The exception is the Saturday evening draw, which takes place on the Cash Explosion TV show that airs from 7:30 – 8 PM. For the Saturday evening draw, players have until 7:45 PM to buy tickets.
Ohio Pick 4 Payout and Odds of Winning
The amount you can win depends on the playstyle you choose, how much you bet, and the numbers you pick.
Get latest and past results, winning numbers and jackpot amounts for Ohio’s Pick 4 lottery. Learn about the rules, payouts, odds, and more.