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Illinois Pick 4 Evening

Date Result Jackpot
  • 9
  • 5
  • 6
  • 0
  • FB: 7
Top Prize
$5,000
  • 8
  • 8
  • 3
  • 5
  • FB: 7
Top Prize
$5,000
  • 5
  • 5
  • 8
  • 5
  • FB: 4
Top Prize
$5,000
  • 6
  • 4
  • 4
  • 2
  • FB: 2
Top Prize
$5,000
  • 7
  • 1
  • 8
  • 8
  • FB: 6
Top Prize
$5,000
  • 4
  • 5
  • 5
  • 7
  • FB: 1
Top Prize
$5,000
  • 7
  • 7
  • 4
  • 7
  • FB: 0
Top Prize
$5,000
  • 1
  • 2
  • 1
  • 9
  • FB: 5
Top Prize
$5,000
  • 5
  • 2
  • 1
  • 6
  • FB: 6
Top Prize
$5,000
  • 1
  • 1
  • 0
  • 1
  • FB: 9
Top Prize
$5,000

Pick 4 Evening Year

Play Types

Play Type Description
Straight Match the winning numbers in the exact order.
Box Match the winning numbers in any order.
4-Way Box - three numbers are identical.
6-Way Box - two pairs of numbers are identical.
12-Way Box - two numbers are identical.
24-Way Box - all four numbers are different.
Straight/Box Match the winning numbers in either exact or any order (combines a Straight and a Box play type) - pays both ways.
4-Way Straight/Box - three numbers are identical.
6-Way Straight/Box - two pairs of numbers are identical.
12-Way Straight/Box - two numbers are identical.
24-Way Straight/Box - all four numbers are different.
Combo Match the winning numbers in any order - all combinations are considered straight plays.
4-Way Combo - three numbers are identical.
6-Way Combo - two pairs of numbers are identical.
12-Way Combo - two numbers are identical.
24-Way Combo - all four numbers are different.

Prizes and Odds

Play Type Match Match Order Cost Prize Odds
Straight Exact $0.50 $2,500 1 in 10,000
$1 $5,000
$2 $10,000
$3 $15,000
$4 $20,000
$5 $25,000
4-Way Box Any $0.50 $600 1 in 2,500
$1 $1,200
$2 $2,400
$3 $3,600
$4 $4,800
$5 $6,000
6-Way Box Any $0.50 $400 1 in 1,667
$1 $800
$2 $1,600
$3 $2,400
$4 $3,200
$5 $4,000
12-Way Box Any $0.50 $200 1 in 833
$1 $400
$2 $800
$3 $1,200
$4 $1,600
$5 $2,000
24-Way Box Any $0.50 $100 1 in 417
$1 $200
$2 $400
$3 $600
$4 $800
$5 $1,000
4-Way Straight/Box Exact $1 $3,100 1 in 10,000
$2 $6,200
$3 $9,300
$4 $12,400
$5 $15,500
Any $1 $600 1 in 2,500
$2 $1,200
$3 $1,800
$4 $2,400
$5 $3,000
6-Way Straight/Box Exact $1 $2,900 1 in 10,000
$2 $5,800
$3 $8,700
$4 $11,600
$5 $14,500
Any $1 $400 1 in 1,667
$2 $800
$3 $1,200
$4 $1,600
$5 $2,000
12-Way Straight/Box Exact $1 $2,700 1 in 10,000
$2 $5,400
$3 $8,100
$4 $10,800
$5 $13,500
Any $1 $200 1 in 833
$2 $400
$3 $600
$4 $800
$5 $1,000
24-Way Straight/Box Exact $1 $2,600 1 in 10,000
$2 $5,200
$3 $7,800
$4 $10,400
$5 $13,000
Any $1 $100 1 in 417
$2 $200
$3 $300
$4 $400
$5 $500
4-Way Combo Exact $2 $2,500 1 in 10,000
$4 $5,000
6-Way Combo Exact $3 $2,500 1 in 10,000
$6 $5,000
12-Way Combo Exact $6 $2,500 1 in 10,000
$12 $5,000
24-Way Combo Exact $12 $2,500 1 in 10,000
$24 $5,000

FIREBALL Prizes and Odds

Play Type Match Match Order Cost Prize Odds
Straight Exact $0.50 $1,000 1 in 2,500
$1 $2,000
$2 $4,000
$3 $6,000
$4 $8,000
$5 $10,000
4-Way Box Any $0.50 $240 1 in 625
$1 $480
$2 $960
$3 $1,440
$4 $1,920
$5 $2,400
6-Way Box Any $0.50 $160 1 in 417
$1 $320
$2 $640
$3 $960
$4 $1,280
$5 $1,600
12-Way Box Any $0.50 $80 1 in 208
$1 $160
$2 $320
$3 $480
$4 $640
$5 $800
24-Way Box Any $0.50 $40 1 in 104
$1 $80
$2 $160
$3 $240
$4 $320
$5 $400
4-Way Straight/Box Exact $1 $1,240 1 in 2,500
$2 $2,480
$3 $3,720
$4 $4,960
$5 $6,200
Any $1 $240 1 in 625
$2 $480
$3 $720
$4 $960
$5 $1,200
6-Way Straight/Box Exact $1 $1,160 1 in 2,500
$2 $2,320
$3 $3,480
$4 $4,640
$5 $5,800
Any $1 $160 1 in 417
$2 $320
$3 $480
$4 $640
$5 $800
12-Way Straight/Box Exact $1 $1,080 1 in 2,500
$2 $2,160
$3 $3,240
$4 $4,320
$5 $5,400
Any $1 $80 1 in 208
$2 $160
$3 $240
$4 $320
$5 $400
24-Way Straight/Box Exact $1 $1,040 1 in 2,500
$2 $2,080
$3 $3,120
$4 $4,160
$5 $5,200
Any $1 $40 1 in 104
$2 $80
$3 $120
$4 $160
$5 $200
4-Way Combo Exact $2 $1,000 1 in 625
$4 $2,000
6-Way Combo Exact $3 $1,000 1 in 417
$6 $2,000
12-Way Combo Exact $6 $1,000 1 in 208
$12 $2,000
24-Way Combo Exact $12 $1,000 1 in 104
$24 $2,000

This table shows only the additional cost of adding FIREBALL.

Schedule

    Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Draw Time Midday 12:40 p.m. 12:40 p.m. 12:40 p.m. 12:40 p.m. 12:40 p.m. 12:40 p.m. 12:40 p.m.
Evening 12:35 p.m. 12:35 p.m. 12:35 p.m. 12:35 p.m. 12:35 p.m. 12:35 p.m. 12:35 p.m.
Sales Stop Midday 9:22 p.m. 9:22 p.m. 9:22 p.m. 9:22 p.m. 9:22 p.m. 9:22 p.m. 9:22 p.m.
Evening 9:15 p.m. 9:15 p.m. 9:15 p.m. 9:15 p.m. 9:15 p.m. 9:15 p.m. 9:15 p.m.

All times are in Illinois local time.

Things to Know

  • There are four play types to choose from.
  • Players can replay their numbers for up to six days.
  • The Plus FIREBALL option adds an extra number to your ticket, increasing the odds of winning a prize.

How to Play

  • Pick four numbers from 0 to 9, or mark Quick Pick for randomly-generated numbers.
  • Choose a wager amount between $0.50 and $5.
  • Select a play type: Straight, Box, Straight/Box, or Combo.
  • Choose the midday or evening draw, or both.
  • Select how many consecutive days you’d like to play your numbers in (up to six).
  • Check if you’ve won.

Ticket Cost

  • $0.50, $1, $2, $3, $4, or $5 per play.
  • $1, $2, $3, $4, or $5 for the Straight/Box play type.
  • $2, $4, $3, $6, $12, or $24 for Combo play types.
  • Plus FIREBALL doubles your wager.

FAQs

When are Pick 4 draws held?

Draws are held every day at 12:40 p.m. (midday) and 9:22 p.m. (evening).


How do you play the game?

Pick four numbers between 0 and 9 or opt for random numbers with Quick Pick. Choose a play type, wager, and draw time. Add the Plus FIREBALL option for more ways to win.


What is the Plus FIREBALL option?

The FIREBALL option adds an extra random number to your game. Any of the drawn Pick 4 numbers can be replaced with the FIREBALL to create more combinations. This increases the odds of winning a prize.


What is the top prize?

The top prize in Pick 4 is $5,000 for a $1 wager. Players can win this amount on a Straight play type.


What’s the lowest prize available in the game?

Players can win $40 in a Box win on a 24-Way Straight/Box play.


How many Pick 4 play types are available?

Illinois’ Pick 4 has four main play types and a total of 17 ways of winning a prize.


Do you have more Illinois Pick 4 questions? Contact us, and we’d love to help you out.