Wyoming Sportsbook Locations Online & Retail
Where can I make a sports bet in Wyoming?
Wyoming does not have any retail sportsbooks. However, there are several online sportsbooks available. Some of the sportsbooks are located onshore and some are located offshore. While many like the onshore sports betting options. There are some who would prefer not to use spyware apps on their phone to wager. For that option, there are offshore sportsbooks that do not require an app to make a wager.
Wyoming Retail & Online Sportsbooks
History of Sports Betting in Wyoming
Wyoming began exploring onshore sports betting after the Supreme Court’s ruling that the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PAPSA) was unconstitutional, opening the door for sports betting expansion
The first bills aiming to legalize sports betting were proposed in 2020 but did not advance. In March 2021, a bill focusing on online sports betting passed with minor modifications and was signed into law in April 2021 by Governor Mark Gordon
- In September 2021, online sports betting became legal in Wyoming, with BetMGM and DraftKings being the first operators granted licenses
- Subsequently, FanDuel and PointsBet were also granted licenses to operate legal online sports betting in the state
- Caesars Sportsbook went live in Wyoming in June 2023, adding to the options available to sports bettors
- The total handle for sports betting in Wyoming has been increasing steadily since its legalization, with significant growth observed within months of its introduction
- While currently only offering online sports betting, there is hope that retail sportsbooks may open in Wyoming in the future
- Tribal casinos in Wyoming have Grade III status, potentially allowing them to offer sportsbook services if they choose to do so