General information about Idaho Weekly Grand Lottery
This is the US based lottery game that was launched in August, 2011, or 8 years, 3 months and 18 days ago. ID Weekly Grand is currently available only in Idaho. This is a widely popular lottery, but it has still always been known as ID Weekly Grand. The game-play format wasn’t changing since the game was launched. The lottery is operated by Idaho Lottery. In case you want to know more about Idaho Lottery, here is their official website: https://www.idaholottery.com. Idaho Weekly Grand results may be found there as well, by the way. As for their support service, Idaho Lottery can be reached via the following contact details:
- Phone: 208-334-2600
- Winning Numbers Line: 208-334-4656
- Address: 1199 Shoreline Lane, Suite 100, Boise, ID 83702
- Email: [email protected]
Keep in mind that players must be 18 or over to play.
Check Idaho Weekly Grand results
Idaho Weekly Grand results are aired right after the drawings that take place in the headquarters of Idaho Lottery in Boise. At the moment, draws are held twice a week. To be more precise, they are held on Wednesday and Saturday, at 8:00 p.m. MT. The numbers are drawn using the Computer Random Number Generator. In case you were curious, the first ever draw was held on August 20, 2011, or 8 years, 3 months and 18 days ago.
How it works: picking up Idaho Weekly Grand numbers
The currently applied format is as follows: 5 / 32. As you can see, players are to choose five main Idaho Weekly Grand numbers from the range between 1 and 32 Idaho Weekly Grand numbers. As you can see, there are neither additional, nor bonus numbers.
Idaho Weekly Grand Lottery winning odds & prize categories
The lottery currently offers four prize categories. The amount of the top prize is fixed, which means that ID Weekly Grand is not the one to bring you a record-high jackpot. For now, it accounts for $1,000 a week for one year, while the top prize in the second chance draw is $100 a week for one year. Luckily, the fact that the jackpot is quite modest is compensated by indeed high winning odds! As shown by official estimates, the odds of winning the top prize are 1 in 201,376. In particular, you will have to correctly guess all the five Idaho Weekly Grand numbers. For more information, please look at the table below:
The overall winning chances, in turn, are 1 in 6,12.
Idaho Weekly Grand Lottery prices
The minimum cost of playing is $2. The lottery does not offer any opportunities to multiply prizes. A good news is that there is a chance to win an extra prize if to take part in Second Chance Prize. The idea is that once each month, players can enter their non-winning Weekly Grand ticket numbers into the VIP Club site and take part in a second chance draw with the top prize being $5,200, or $100 a week for a year.
Hot and cold Idaho Weekly Grand numbers
The lottery’s most often drawn numbers are 02, 23, 15, 21, 25, and 28. The cold, or the least frequent numbers are 26, 11, 08, 19, 03, and 16.
Payouts of Idaho Weekly Grand Lottery prizes
As mentioned above, the top prize is $1,000 a week per year, while the amount of the top prize in the second chance draw is $100 per week per year. As for prizes of other categories, they may be claimed at any of almost 1,000 lottery retailers around the state. Besides, winning tickets can be sent by mail. A great thing is that ID Weekly Grand winnings are tax free. One more thing to take into account is that all the prizes are to be claimed within 180 days from the day of the draw or otherwise the winning ticket expires, regardless of Idaho Weekly Grand results.