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BC/49 & Extra

Available exclusively in BC, this lottery game gives you two chances every $2 Million every week! And remember to say “YES” to the $1 Extra for the chance to win $500,000.


When is the draw?

Every Wednesday and Saturday night at 7:30 pm PT.


How to play

Each $1 play gives you 1 set of 6 numbers from 1 - 49. Choose all 6 numbers yourself, or ask for a Quick Pick to have a random set of numbers chosen for you. A Bonus number will also be chosen for you, and is used for two prize categories. Say YES to the $1 Extra for the chance to win $500,000. You can buy BC/49 tickets online at PlayNow.com


What are the prizes?

The BC/49 main jackpot prize is $2 Million. The top Extra prize is $500,000.


How to win

Main prize: To win or share the BC/49 jackpot, you need to match all 6 of your BC/49 numbers to the 6 numbers drawn.

Extra: For the top prize, match all four of your Extra numbers (between 1-99) to the numbers drawn and win!

Learn more about the prize structure and odds of winning.

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Lotto Subscriptions, Group Play and Double Play

Double Play

When you play Double Play, your selections are eligible for both BC/49 and Lotto 6/49. Each Double Play selection costs $4.

Advance Buy and Lotto Subscriptions
If you’d like to purchase tickets for more than one draw, play Advance Buy. Choose how many consecutive draws you want to play (up to a maximum of 26 draws) and pre-pay at a retail location.

Or if you buy your tickets on PlayNow.com, you can set up a lottery subscription to automatically purchase your tickets for you on a pay-as-you-go basis.

Group play
Whether you play with family, friends or co-workers, playing as a group lets you pool your money together for more chances to win!


Package Play

Packages are a great way to play different combinations of BC/49, Lotto 6/49, and the Extra in one quick, easy transaction. Some packages are available for purchase online at PlayNow.com.

$5 Mini Dip
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A $5 Mini Dip is a Quick Pick package consisting of one Lotto 6/49 play and one BC/49 play (same six numbers as Lotto 6/49's regular selection), plus one play of Lotto 6/49 Extra. 

Advance Buy is available up to a maximum of 26 consecutive draws. 

Additional Extras are available at a cost of $1 per play, up to a maximum of 9 per ticket.

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$10 Double Dip Pack
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The $10 Double Dip Pack is a Quick Pick package consisting of two plays of Lotto 6/49, plus two plays of Lotto 6/49 Extra and two plays of BC/49.

Advance Buy is available, up to a maximum of 26 consecutive draws of Lotto 6/49 and BC/49.

Additional Extras are available at a cost of $1 per play, up to a maximum of 10 per ticket. re available at a cost of $1 per play, up to a maximum of 8 per ticket.

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$15 Triple Dip Pack
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The $15 Triple Dip Pack is a Quick Pick package consisting of three plays of Lotto 6/49, plus three plays of Lotto 6/49 Extra and three plays of BC/49.

Advance Buy is available, up to a maximum of 26 consecutive draws of Lotto 6/49 and BC/49. Additional Extras are available at a cost of $1 per play, up to a maximum of 7 per ticket.

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$20 Mega Pack
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The $20 Mega Pack is a Quick Pick package consisting of two plays (6 selections) of Lotto Max, plus one play of Lotto Max Extra; two plays of Lotto 6/49, plus one play of Lotto 6/49 Extra and two plays of BC/49.

Advance Buy is available, up to a maximum of 26 consecutive draws of Lotto 6/49 and Lotto Max. Additional Extras are not available on the $20 Mega Pack. 

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Combo Play

Combo Play is the easy way to play multiple selections of BC/49, or both BC/49 and Lotto 6/49. Choose from a 5, 7, 8 or 9 number Combo.

With Combo Play, you can choose your own numbers or ask for a Quick Pick to have random numbers chosen for you. Be sure to say “Yes” to the Extra for a chance to win $500,000. You can play up to 10 Extra on your Combo Play ticket.

Here are some examples to help you play BC/49 Combo Play:

Combo 5

When you choose Combo 5, you pick five numbers, and every other number from 1 - 49 is added to create every possible six-number selection. Here's an example of the 44 selections created when you choose the numbers 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 on a Combo 5.

1. 1 2 3 4 5 6 12. 1 2 3 4 5 17 23. 1 2 3 4 5 28 34. 1 2 3 4 5 39
2. 1 2 3 4 5 7 13. 1 2 3 4 5 18 24. 1 2 3 4 5 29 35. 1 2 3 4 5 40
3. 1 2 3 4 5 8 14. 1 2 3 4 5 19 25. 1 2 3 4 5 30 36. 1 2 3 4 5 41
4. 1 2 3 4 5 9 15. 1 2 3 4 5 20 26. 1 2 3 4 5 31 37. 1 2 3 4 5 42
5. 1 2 3 4 5 10 16. 1 2 3 4 5 21 27. 1 2 3 4 5 32 38. 1 2 3 4 5 43
6. 1 2 3 4 5 11 17. 1 2 3 4 5 22 28. 1 2 3 4 5 33 39. 1 2 3 4 5 44
7. 1 2 3 4 5 12 18. 1 2 3 4 5 23 29. 1 2 3 4 5 34 40. 1 2 3 4 5 45
8. 1 2 3 4 5 13 19. 1 2 3 4 5 24 30. 1 2 3 4 5 35 41. 1 2 3 4 5 46
9. 1 2 3 4 5 14 20. 1 2 3 4 5 25 31. 1 2 3 4 5 36 42. 1 2 3 4 5 47
10. 1 2 3 4 5 15 21. 1 2 3 4 5 26 32. 1 2 3 4 5 37 43. 1 2 3 4 5 48
11. 1 2 3 4 5 16 22. 1 2 3 4 5 27 33. 1 2 3 4 5 38 44. 1 2 3 4 5 49

Combo 7, 8 and 9

When you choose Combo 7, 8 or 9, your numbers are combined into every possible selection of six numbers. Here's an example of the seven six-number selections created when you choose the numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7 on a Combo 7.

1. 1 2 3 4 5 6 3. 1 2 3 4 6 7 5. 1 2 4 5 6 7 7. 2 3 4 5 6 7
2. 1 2 3 4 5 7 4. 1 2 3 5 6 7 6. 1 3 4 5 6 7  

Combos 8 and 9 are created in the same way as Combo 7. Although your Combo Play ticket will only show your numbers, your ticket is eligible for all possible six-number selections.

Price

Combo BC/49 Lotto 6/49 Both Lotto 6/49 & BC/49
Selections Cost Selections Cost Selections Cost
5 44 $44 44 $132 44 $176
7 7 $7 7 $21 7 $28
8 28 $28 28 $84 28 $112
9 84 $84 84 $252 84 $336

Combo Play Prizes

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