Is It Legal To Bet In Arkansas?

YES! Arkansas started taking sports bets in 2019 but bets must be made in person. Online sports betting is still banned in the State.

What Arkansas Betting Rules Do I Need To Know?

You must be 21 years old or older in order to bet on Sports in Arkansas.

You do not have to be a resident of Arkansas to place a legal sports bet, but you must be within State lines to create a betting account and place a bet with an operator licensed in Arkansas.

In-person betting is permitted for professional sports and college sports, but betting on High School sports remains prohibited.

Where Can I Bet On Sports In Arkansas?

At present three venues in Arkansas have been granted a license to offer in-person sports betting at their facility. That list is expected to increase to four in future. At present you can place in-person sports bets at the following places:

  • Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort
  • Southland Casino Racing
  • Saracen Resort Casino

Can I Bet On Sports Online In Arkansas?

No. At this time online sports betting has not been legalized in Arkansas.

Which Online Sportsbooks Can I Bet With In Arkansas?

Online sports betting remains illegal in Arkansas, meaning sportsbooks can only operate in tandem with a retail site listed above.

Which Sports Betting Apps Are Available In Arkansas?

Online sports betting remains banned in Arkansas so there are no legal apps you can use to bet on sports within State bounds.

What Are The Best Online Casinos In Arkansas?

Online casino gambling has not yet been legalized in Arkansas.

Arkansas Betting FAQs

Can I bet legally in Arkansas?

Yes. Check out this page for full details.

How old do I have to be to bet in Arkansas?

You must be 21 or older.

Is online sports betting available in Arkansas?

No. Online sports betting has not been legalized in Arkansas at this time.

What can I do if I feel I have a betting addiction?

Call the National Problem Gambling helpline on 1-800-522-4700 or text 1-800-522-4700.

Can I bet legally in other States?

Check out our State-by-State guide to betting in the United States of America by clicking on the link.

Where can I learn more about Arkansas betting laws?

The Arkansas Racing Commission regulates betting in the State. For more information visit the Arkansas Racing Commission’s official website.