Michigan Sports Betting

Everything you need to know to enjoy legal Michigan sports betting in 2023

Current Michigan Sports Betting Apps

There is no shortage of sportsbooks for Michigan bettors to choose from. Here are our favorite apps for 2023 and the current bonus offer for each option:

Michigan bettors must be 21+ and present to place wagers in the state. If you or a loved one is experiencing problems with gambling, call Call 1-800-270-7117 for confidential help or visit https://www.michigan.gov/mdhhs/keep-mi-healthy/mentalhealth/gambling

DraftKings Sportsbook
10out of 10

Bet $5 Get $200 in Bonus Bets Instantly

Plus Up to $150 in Bonus Bet if Your Team Loses
21+ to wager. Gambling problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER.
FanDuel Sportsbook
9.8out of 10

Bet $5 Get $200 in Bonus Bets

Win or Lose
21+ to wager. Gambling problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER.
Caesars Sportsbook
9.8out of 10

$1,000 First Bet on Caesars

Paid in a Bonus Bet
21+ to wager. Gambling problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER.
BetMGM Sportsbook Bonus Code
9.7out of 10

$1,500 First Bet Offer

Win or Get Your Bet Back
21+ to wager. Gambling problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER.
PointsBet Sportsbook
9.5out of 10

$1,000 in Second Chance Bets

Paid as 10 x $100 Bonus Bets
21+ to wager. Gambling problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER.
BetRivers Sportsbook
8.9out of 10

$250 Deposit Bonus

For All New Players
21+ to wager. Gambling problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER.

Michigan Sports Betting Bill

In December of 2019, Michigan became the 20th state in the US to legalize sports betting. The state outlined a detailed timetable to launch brick-and-mortar sportsbooks as well as online sportsbooks. Find all of the details around the MI sports betting bill here.

Michigan Sports Betting Details

Start Date December 11, 2019
Legal Age to Bet 21
Online/In App Betting Yes
Projected Online Start Started January 22, 2021
Maximum Bet No Limit
Corresponding Bill HB 4916
Eligible Sportsbooks 15

Complete List of Michigan Casinos and Sportsbooks

Michigan offers more in person and online betting options than just about any state in the U.S. Wherever you are in the state, chances you are never far from a sportsbook or casino. Here is the complete list of Michigan casinos and sportsbook locations as of September 2023—

Casino Sportsbook Launch Date Address
Gun Lake Casino DraftKings October 2020 1123 129th Ave, Wayland, MI 49348
Greektown Barstool March 2020 555 E Lafayette St, Detroit, MI 48226
Leelanau Sands William Hill NA 2521 N West Bay Shore Dr, Peshawbestown, MI 49682
Little River BetRivers July 2020 2700 Orchard Hwy, Manistee, MI 49660
MGM Grand BetMGM 3/11/2020 1777 3rd Ave, Detroit, MI 48226
MotorCity FanDuel 3/12/2020 2901 Grand River Ave, Detroit, MI 48201
Northern Waters PointsBet January 2021 N5384 US-45, Watersmeet, MI 49969
Odawa Casino FOX Bet January 2021 1760 Lears Rd, Petoskey, MI 49770
Odawa Mackinaw FOX Bet January 2021 1080 S Nicolet St, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
Turtle Creek William Hill Caesars 7741 M-72, Williamsburg, MI 49690
Bay Mills DraftKings January 2021 11386 W Lakeshore Dr, Brimley, MI 49715
Fire Keepers NA 6/22/2020 11177 E Michigan Ave, Battle Creek, MI 49014
Four Winds Buffalo NA NA 11111 Wilson Rd, New Buffalo, MI 49117
Four Winds Hartford NA NA 68600 Red Arrow Hwy, Hartford, MI 49057
Four Winds Dowagiac NA NA 58700 Michigan 51 South, Dowagiac, MI 49047
Kewadin Casino – Christmas WynnBet January 2021 N7761 Candy Cane Ln, Christmas, MI 49862
Kewadin Casino – Hessel WynnBet January 2021 N 3 Mile Rd, Hessel, MI 49745
Kewadin Casino – Manistique WynnBet January 2021 5630 W, US-2, Manistique, MI 49854
Kewadin Casino – Sault Ste. Marie WynnBet January 2021 2186 Shunk Rd, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783
Kewadin Casino – St. Ignace WynnBet January 2021 3015 Mackinac Trail, St Ignace, MI 49781
Kings Club Casino NA NA 12140 W Lakeshore Dr, Brimley, MI 49715
Island Resort & Casino BetAmerica September 2020 W 399 US-2, Harris, MI 49845
Ojibwa Casino – Baraga Golden Nugget January 2021 16449 Michigan Ave, Baraga, MI 49908
Ojibwa Casino – Marquette Golden Nugget January 2021 16449 Michigan Ave, Baraga, MI 49908
Saganing Eagles Landing NA NA 2690 Worth Rd, Standish, MI 48658
Soaring Eagle NA NA 6800 Soaring Eagle Blvd, Mt Pleasant, MI 48858
Michigan Sports Betting FAQs

Michigan Sports Betting FAQs

Given the current state of sports betting in Michigan, it should come as no surprise that we get loads of questions surrounding the state’s policies. The first bets in the state were placed in March of 2020, and the market has grown steadily ever since. In 2021, the total sports betting handle in Michigan was $3.7 billion. The crazy thing is there is much more room for growth in 2023.

The questions we receive most about sports betting in Michigan are related to the online sportsbooks currently operating in the state, and which apps are the best options for new bettors. Find answers to these questions and more in the FAQ section below.

Is sports betting legal in Michigan?

Yes, sports betting has been legal in the state of Michigan since December 11, 2019. The first bets were placed in the state of MI in March of 2020.

Is mobile sports betting legal in Michigan?

Yes, mobile sports betting went live in Michigan on January 22, 2021.

What are the laws surrounding MI sports betting?

Legal sports betting is a huge revenue driver for a state that desperately needs it. An operator (sportsbook) pays a $50,000 application fee, $100,000 license fee, and then a $50,000 annual renewal fee. Operators will also be taxed 8.4% on revenue and casinos/sportsbooks located in Detroit will pay an additional 1.25% to the city.

What is the legal age to bet on sports in Michigan?

The legal gambling age for the state of Michigan is 21.

How are deposits and withdrawals handled through mobile sportsbooks?

The methods for deposits and withdrawals include Visa/Mastercard, checking account, debit card, PayPal, Western Union, and more.

What sports can you bet on in Michigan?

Michigan sportsbooks will be allowed to accept bets on any sport and any team. This includes all major professional sports, as well as college sports. Michigan’s universities and pro sports teams are also eligible to be bet on in the state.

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