Delaware has both a regulated land-based industry and also a regulated online gambling industry – one of the few states offering such convenience for gamblers.

While online and live gamblers are catered for – the live gambling scene is quite limited with just a handful of land-based casinos in the state.

Top Casino Picks

  • Delaware Park and Casino (Wilmington, Delaware) – Operated by Clairvest Group Inc. has 25 poker tables (ample seating for a large tournament or cash-games), 2300 Electronic table games, including slots & video-poker as well as 40 table games and a sportsbook.
  • Harrington Raceway and Casino (Harrington, Delaware) is top-pick for poker players – with ten tables running cash-games (PLO, Hold ’em and dealer’s choice) or tournaments. There’s also a sportsbook and 1800+ slots/gaming machines.

Poker In Delaware

Live Poker

You won’t find much poker action in the state – with just one venue for live card-players at Harrington Raceway and Casino. There are 10 tables available in the card-room, and according to their website, Dealer’s Choice is available as well as No Limit Hold’em and Pot Limit Omaha.

Online Poker

One of the few jurisdictions in America that permits legal online poker is Delaware, which also shares a player / liquidity pool with the states of New Jersey and Nevada. Along with three websites linked to each of the three casino and racetrack establishments in the state, is also accessible (Harrington Raceway, Dover Downs, and Delaware Park). These affiliate sites share player pools with New Jersey and Nevada and run on the 888 software.

Delaware Gambling Resources

The legal age for gambling in casinos in Delaware is 21. Read our USA Gambling Ages guide

Legal Gambling Age in Delaware
Gambling Activity Legal Age
Casinos 21
Poker 21
Bingo 18
Lottery Games 18
Horse-Racing / Dog racing 18
Pari-Mutuel betting 17
6 types of gambling are legally permitted in Delaware:
  • Casinos
  • Poker
  • Bingo
  • Lottery Games
  • Horse-Racing / Dog racing
  • Pari-Mutuel betting

Who regulates Gambling in Delaware?

Gambling in Delaware is regulated by the Delaware Division of Gaming Enforcement

Casinos in Delaware

There are 3 Casinos, sportsbooks, cardrooms, race-tracks or cruise ships in Delaware.

Delaware Park and Casino

Wilmington, Delaware

Operated by Clairvest Group Inc.

Casino Summary

  • Table Games: 40
  • Gaming Machines: 2300
  • Poker Tables: 25
  • Sportsbook Available: Yes


777 Delaware Park Blvd, Wilmington, DE 19804, USA


Tel: (302) 994-2521
Twitter: @delawarepark

Dover Downs Hotel & Casino

Dover, Delaware

Operated by Bally's Corporation

Casino Summary

  • Table Games: 41
  • Gaming Machines: 2300
  • Poker Tables: 18
  • Sportsbook Available: Yes


1131 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901, USA


Tel: (302) 674-4600
Twitter: @DoverDowns

Harrington Raceway & Casino

Harrington, Delaware

Operated by Harrington Raceway, Inc.

Casino Summary

  • Table Games: 42
  • Gaming Machines: 1800
  • Poker Tables: 10
  • Sportsbook Available: Yes


18500 S Dupont Hwy, Harrington, DE 19952, USA


Tel: (302) 398-7223
Twitter: @PlayHarrington