Betting in the state of Arkansas is very restricted, limited only to horse and dog racing through parimutuel wagering, bingo, raffles and the lottery. In addition, there are two “racinos” where some casino-style games are offered along with racing at tracks in Hot Springs and West Memphis.
Gaming Laws in Arkansas
Illegal gambling in Arkansas is defined as “a person betting any money or any valuable thing on any game of hazard or skill” in State Statute 5-66-101. If convicted, an individual is subject to be fined in any sum not less than $10 nor more than $25.