California - Daily Derby

Past Results

Saturday 13 Apr 2024
  • 1st:1 Gold Rush
  • 2nd:8 Gorgeous George
  • 3rd:7 Eureka
  • 1:43.57

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Daily Derby

Daily Derby is an easy and fun horse-racing lottery game played in California.

Draws take place ONCE a dayafter the draw entry closes, at 6:30 p.m.

There is a Quick Pick (QP) option for random horses and race times.

Advance Play lets players participate in 1 to 7, or 14 consecutive draws.

How much is a California Daily Derby game?

Daily Derby costs $2.00 for one ticket in California.

What is the California Daily Derby top prize?

The top prize for a $2.00 play is an estimated $116,000. Pretty good, huh?

This payout is for getting the top three winning horses in order plus the exact race time.

How to play and win the California Daily Derby?

Players choose threeHORSES and one RACE TIME for each draw.

To win the Grand Prize, players must correctly select the top three horses and the exact race time. For example:

  • 1st place: No. 4 - Big Ben
  • 2nd place: No. 25 - Hot Shot
  • 3rd place: No. 6 - Money Bags
  • Race Time: 1:26.21
    (this must be to the exact 1/100th of a second)

See below for an overview of bet types, including odds and prizes.

California Daily Derby Payouts, Odds, and Bet Types

Bet Type Odds Description Payout for a $2.00 bet
Grand Prize 1 in
Match the top three horses in order + the exact race time $116,000
Trifecta 1 in 1,321 Match the top three horses in order $116
Top Two 1 in 147 Match first and second places only $13
Winner 1 in 13.2 Match the race winner $1.16
Race Time 1 in 1,001 Match the exact race time $88

Quick Synopsis

Daily Derby tickets cost $2.00 per play.

Quick Pick is available.

The Grand Prize is an estimated $116,000.

Draws take place once a day at 6:30 p.m.

Interesting Facts

There are many ways to find out if you’re a winner:

  • Check the official website for winning horses and times
  • Download the lottery app to verify results
  • Scan your ticket using the Check-A-Ticket feature on your mobile app
  • Use the Check-A-Ticket machine at any participating retailer

Players have up to 180 days to claim prizes.