With just two land-based casinos (both owned by Bally’s Corporation), Rhode Island offers a very limited menu for gamblers.

Is Online Gambling Legal in Rhode Island?

Some forms of online gambling are legal in Rhode Island:

  • Sports-betting
  • Poker
  • Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) is permitted via a number of online apps

Real money online casinos are currently not legal in Rhode Island. Social online casinos (using sweep-stakes models) are a great alternative – until state regulators enact online gambling legislation to bring safe & legal real-money online casinos to Rhode Island residents.


The 18+ casino Bally’s Twin River Casino, which has a large card-room with 23 tables is located just north of Providence. There has been no set date for the poker room at Twin River to return – closed since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.

Rhode Island Lottery Online

Rhode Island has has a state-run lottery which is available online via a dedicated state lottery app – and which offers consumers the ability to play other games such as Keno.

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

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

Who regulates Gambling in Rhode Island?

Gambling in Rhode Island is regulated by the Division of Commercial Licensing and Racing & Athletics

Casinos in Rhode Island

There are 2 Casinos, sportsbooks, cardrooms, race-tracks or cruise ships in Rhode Island.

Twin River Casino Hotel

Lincoln, Rhode Island

Operated by Bally's Corporation

Casino Summary

  • Table Games: 102
  • Gaming Machines: 4100
  • Poker Tables: 23
  • Sportsbook Available: Yes


100 Twin River Rd, Lincoln, RI 02865, USA


Website: twinarrows.com
Tel: (401) 723-3200
Twitter: @twinrivercasino

Tiverton Casino Hotel

Tiverton, Rhode Island

Operated by Bally's Corporation

Casino Summary

  • Table Games: 32
  • Gaming Machines: 1000
  • Poker Tables: None
  • Sportsbook Available: Yes


777 Tiverton Casino Blvd, Tiverton, RI 02878, USA


Website: twinarrows.com
Tel: (401) 816-6000
Twitter: @tivertoncasino