Ohio Lottery General Information
Ohio Lotteries Drawing Days and Times
The following table lists the drawing schedule of all Ohio lottery games. Drawing times are local and approximate.
|Game||Draw Days||Draw Time|
|Pick 3 Day||Everyday||12:29 p.m|
|Pick 3 Evening||Everyday|| 7:29 p.m|
|Pick 4 Day||Everyday||12:29 p.m|
|Pick 4 Evening||Everyday|| 7:29 p.m|
|Ten-OH! Day||Everyday||12:29 p.m|
|Ten-OH! Evening||Everyday|| 7:29 p.m|
|Rolling Cash 5||Everyday|| 7:29 p.m|
|Classic Lotto||Monday, Wednesday and Saturday|| 7:10 p.m.|
|Mega Millions||Tuesday and Friday||11 p.m|
|Powerball||Wednesday and Saturday||11 p.m.|
Ohio Lottery Games - Types, Top Prizes, Odds
The following is a compact summary of each Ohio lottery game. It includes a brief description of how to play a game, the top
prizes/jackpots, and the odds of winning the top prize. You can click on a game name for detailed information.
|Game||How to Play||Top Prize||Top Prize Odds|
|Pick 3||Select 3-digits 000 to 999||$500||1 in 1,000|
|Pick 4||Select 4-digits 0000 to 9999||$5000||1 in 10,000|
|Ten-OH!||Select 10 numbers, 1 through 80||$500,000||1 in 8,911,711|
|Rolling Cash 5||Select 5 numbers, 1 through 39||$100,000+|
|1 in 575,757|
|Classic Lotto||Select 6 numbers, 1 through 49||$1,000,000+|
|1 in 13,983,816 |
|Mega Millions||Select 5 numbers, 1 through 56 |
+ 1 Megaball number, 1 through 46
|1 in 175,711,536|
|Powerball||Select 5 numbers, 1 through 59 |
+ 1 Powerball number, 1 through 39
|1 in 195,249,054|
Top prizes listed with "rollover" are the starting amount. The Jackpot prizes will grow after every draw until someone wins.
Pari-mutuel prize structure means players' winnings are determined by dividing the prize pool allocated for that winning category by the
number of winners.
Ohio Lottery General Rules and Regulations
The following are the most prominent rules and regulations that the player should be aware of before playing the Ohio lottery games.
- Ohio Lottery players must be 18 years of age or older.
- It is the player’s responsibility to check his or her ticket to make sure it represents the correct game, draw date, numbers
requested and has a visible bar code or serial number
- The ticket, not the playslip, is the only valid proof of your number selection, and it is the only valid receipt to claim a
- A ticket is a bearer instrument. It is recommended that the ticket be signed at the time of purchase.
- The Ohio Lottery is not responsible for lost or stolen tickets. Tickets are void and will not be paid if determined stolen,
unissued, illegible, mutilated, altered in whole or part, misregistered, defective, incomplete, printed or produced in error,
- Please see also the Ohio Lottery Rules & Regulations of each game.
Claiming Prizes of the Ohio Lottery
Here are the steps you have to follow if you are a lucky winner of any Ohio lottery,
Where do the Ohio Lottery profits go?
The entire net proceeds of any lottery are paid into a fund of the state treasury that shall consist solely of such proceeds
and shall be used solely for the support of elementary, secondary, vocational, and special education programs as determined in
appropriations made by the General Assembly.
More information can be found here
Information on Each Ohio Lottery Game
Further information on each Ohio lottery lottery game such as how to play, how to win, prizes, etc., is available on
this site at the following pages.
US-Lotteries.com is not in any way affiliated with the Ohio Lottery. The information listed here is just a summary of important facts
extracted from Ohio Lottery web site. The main purpose of US-Lotteries.com is to present statistics and analysis of winning numbers, plus, online
tools and calculators such as wheels and combinations generators. Click below to see the contents of the tools available for each game.
Rolling Cash 5