Pick 4

Pick 4 plus FIREBALL is a fast-paced game you'll only find in Illinois. Featuring draws twice every day and a choice of wager amounts and play types, this IL favorite has something every player will enjoy.

Pick 4 offers double the excitement with drawings twice a day, seven days a week. The midday draw takes place at 12:40 PM CST, while the evening draw is held at 9:22 PM CST. With just a 50 cent wager, you could take home a cool $2,500 prize, and for a $1 play, you could win up to $5,000!

For every game you'd like to play, mark your four lucky numbers between 0 and 9, one on each row. Alternatively, select Quick Pick to have your numbers auto-generated.

You can play your chosen numbers and play styles automatically for upcoming draws - just choose the number of consecutive days, from 2 to 6, in the "Number of Days to Play" section of your play slip.

Choose the draw(s) you'd like to play - Midday (12:40 PM), Evening (9:22 PM), or Both. This choice will be applied to all your games.

Pick your favorite style of play. There are six to choose from: Straight, Box, Straight/Box, Combo, Front Pair or Back Pair.

Choose the amount you want to play on this ticket: $0.50, $1, $2, $3, $4 or $5.

Would you like more chances to win? Then add plus FIREBALL to your play! You'll get an extra number drawn, so even if your ticket wasn't a winner, plus FIREBALL can make it one. If it was already a winner, plus FIREBALL can turn it into a multiple. No wonder it's a hot option with Illinois players! Adding plus FIREBALL will double your wager for each game.

Prizes and Odds of Winning

The table below explains the six play types, how to win, the payouts for each play level, and the odds of winning. "+F" means plus FIREBALL - adding this option means more chances to win, and the potential to win bigger prizes.

Odds of Winning Pick 4 plus FIREBALL
Play Style $0.50 Prize $0.50 + F Prize $1.00 Prize $1.00 + F Prize Odds of Winning Odds of Winning + F
STRAIGHT
Match 4 numbers in exact order
$2,500 $1,000 $5,000 $2,000 1 in 10,000 1 in 2,500
4-WAY BOX
Match 4 numbers (3 the same) in any order
$600 $240 $1,200 $480 1 in 2,500 1 in 625
6-WAY BOX
Match 4 numbers (2 pairs of same numbers) in any order
$400 $160 $800 $320 1 in 1,667 1 in 417
12-WAY BOX
Match 4 numbers (2 the same) in any order
$200 $80 $400 $160 1 in 833 1 in 208
24-WAY BOX
Match 4 numbers in any order
$100 $40 $200 $80 1 in 417 1 in 104
4-WAY COMBO
Play all 4 Straight combinations of 4 numbers (3 the same); match in any order
$2,500 ($2 play) $1,000 $5,000 ($4 play) $2,000 1 in 10,000 1 in 625
6-WAY COMBO
Play all 6 combinations of 4 numbers (2 pairs of same numbers); match in any order
$2,500 ($3 play) $1,000 $5,000 ($6 play) $2,000 1 in 10,000 1 in 417
12-WAY COMBO
Play all 12 straight combinations of 4 numbers (2 the same); match in any order
$2,500 ($6 play) $1,000 $5,000 ($12 play) $2,000 1 in 10,000 1 in 208
24-WAY COMBO
Play all 24 combinations of 4 numbers; match in any order
$2,500 ($12 play) $1,000 $5,000 ($24 play) $2,000 1 in 10,000 1 in 104
4-WAY STR/BOX
Match 4 numbers (3 the same) in exact or any order
N/A N/A $3,100
$600 (Box only)
$1,240
$240 (Box only)
1 in 10,000
1 in 2,500 (Box only)
1 in 2,500
1 in 625 (Box only)
6-WAY STR/BOX
Match 4 numbers (2 pairs of same numbers) in exact or any order
N/A N/A $2,900
$400 (Box only)
$1,160
$160 (Box only)
1 in 10,000
1 in 1,667 (Box only)
1 in 2,500
1 in 417 (Box only)
12-WAY STR/BOX
Match 4 numbers (2 the same) in exact or any order
N/A N/A $2,700
$200 (Box only)
$1,080
$80 (Box only)
1 in 10,000
1 in 833 (Box only)
1 in 2,500
1 in 208 (Box only)
24-WAY STR/BOX
Match 4 numbers in exact or any order
N/A N/A $2,600
$100 (Box only)
$1,040
$40 (Box only)
1 in 10,000
1 in 417 (Box only)
1 in 2,500
1 in 104 (Box only)