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How to get started

1

Create an account online or download our app.

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Find the sport and outcome you want to bet on.

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Place a bet and follow your games to bet live in-play as the action unfolds.

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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?

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Quick and easy to withdraw your winnings

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Louisiana Sports Betting FAQs

Is online sports betting with DraftKings Sportsbook legal in Louisiana?

Yes! DraftKings Sportsbook came to Louisiana when it launched in XXX.

How can I start placing bets in Louisiana?

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.

Can I bet anywhere in Louisiana?

You can bet anywhere in Louisiana except while located in the parishes listed below.

- Union
- West Carroll
- Jackson
- Caldwell
- Franklin
- Winn
- La Salle
- Catahoula
- Sabine
- Jackson
Can I place a bet in person with Draftkings Sportsbook in Louisiana?

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.

Do I need to be a resident of Louisiana to place a bet?

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.

What sports and teams can I bet on?

DraftKings Sportsbook users can wager on a wide variety of teams, sports and events including all major local professional and collegiate sports.

What are the eligibility requirements for online betting in Louisiana?

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.