About Louisiana Sports Betting
Louisiana began offering online sports betting in November 2021, and DraftKings Sportsbook came to Louisiana when it launched in January 2022. DraftKings Sportsbook is offered through a partnership with The Golden Nugget Lake Charles. Anyone who is at least 21 years of age, has a valid United States Social Security Number, and is physically located within a parish where a majority of the qualified electors in the parish voted in favor of the proposition to authorize sports betting in the parish can bet with DraftKings Sportsbook.
Sports betting in Louisiana is regulated by the Louisiana Gaming Control Board (LGCB). With that, Louisiana has regulations that may differ from other states.
DraftKings Sportsbook offers dozens of American and international sports for users to bet on. There are also many different bet types that are unique to DraftKings such as live, in-game betting, and Teasers+.
What is Draftkings Sportsbook?
Established, American-born company
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Quick and easy to withdraw your winnings
Louisiana Sports Betting FAQs
Yes! DraftKings Sportsbook came to Louisiana when it launched in XXX.
That's simple! Sign up or sign in to DraftKings, find the sport and outcome you want to bet on, place a bet and follow your games to bet live in-play as the action unfolds. New to sports betting? Check out our How to Bet guide.
You can bet anywhere in Louisiana except while located in the parishes listed below.- Union
- West Carroll
- La Salle
Yes! We offer retail sports betting in Louisiana in partnership with the Golden Nugget Lake Charles. Visit our retail location at 2550 Golden Nugget Boulevard Lake Charles, LA 70601 to place a bet in person. If you can't make it in person, not a problem. Bet online and download DraftKings Sportsbook today.
No, you do not need to be a resident to place a bet, but you must be located in Louisiana at the time you bet. Don’t miss the chance to place a bet with DraftKings Sportsbook while you’re visiting a state where DraftKings is live!
Check out our Where is Sports Betting Legal page for more information.
DraftKings Sportsbook users can wager on a wide variety of teams, sports and events including all major local professional and collegiate sports.
Anyone who is at least 21 years of age, has a valid United States Social Security Number, and is physically located within a parish where a majority of the qualified electors in the parish voted in favor of the proposition to authorize sports betting in the parish can bet with DraftKings Sportsbook.