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BC/5050 How to Play and Odds of Winning

BC 50/50 is easy and fun to play. Try the Value Picks and get 6 picks for $5 ($1 savings) or 15 picks for $10 ($5 savings).

How to Play

Step 1
Choose up to 15 picks of BC 50/50 and play up to 10 consecutive draws. You can buy:

  • 1 pick for $1
  • 2 picks for $2
  • 3 picks for $3
  • 4 picks for $4
  • 6 picks for $5 (save $1)
  • 15 picks for $10 (save $5)

Step 2.
Watch the BC 50/50 draw. There are four draws a day at 1pm, 3pm, 6pm, and 9pm.

Step 3.
Check your ticket. If you exactly match your pick to the BC 50/50 winning number, you win. Winning numbers are only chosen from tickets sold, so there’s a guaranteed winner every draw.

The more picks you buy for a draw, the more chances you have to win!

Prizes & Odds

The BC 50/50 jackpot and odds of winning are different with every draw, depending on how many people are playing.

Playing Responsibly

Know how the game works and what the odds are before playing.

The more you know about the games, the better equipped you are to make informed decisions when you play.

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