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How To Play

Leave it all up to luck and ask for a Northstar Cash quick pick or choose your own numbers. Pick five numbers from 1–31. 

You can purchase up to 14 draws on one ticket. 

Win by matching two, three, four or five numbers. Match all five to win the jackpot. 

Play slips are available at all lottery retailers. 


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Prizes and Odds

Match: To Win: Odds
5 of 5 numbers JACKPOT* 1 in 169,911.00
4 of 5 $50 1 in 1,307.00
3 of 5 $5 1 in 52.00
2 of 5 $1 1 in 7.00

*The jackpot is paid in cash and will be divided equally among all winning tickets if there is more than one winner. The minimum jackpot amount for a drawing is $25,000. 

The approximate overall odds of winning a Northstar Cash prize are 1 in 6.

All lotto games tickets must be claimed within one year of drawing date.

The Minnesota Lottery attempts to ensure that the winning numbers and jackpot amounts are posted correctly. However, posted numbers are unofficial. The only official source for verifying winning numbers on a player’s ticket is through the Minnesota Lottery’s central computer system. To confirm that a ticket is a winner, please have the ticket validated through a sales terminal at any Minnesota Lottery retailer.