Alabama Gambling

Alabama Gambling Laws

The legal gambling age in Alabama casinos is 18. The Minimum age for all dog tracks not in Greene & Mobile counties is 18 years old, while the minimum age for dog track in Greene & Mobile counties is 19 years old.

19 years old is the age limit for bingo unless accompanied by parent or guardian. If a bingo gambler is with a parent or legal guardian, there is no legal age limit on bingo gambling in Alabama.

Alabama allows Native American slots casinos, dog track racing and combination racinos. There is no state lottery in Alabama.

Casino Gambling in Alabama

All casinos in Alabama are Native American Casinos. There are only three of them, located in Atmore, Montgomery and Wetumpka. Legal gambling age in casinos is 18 years old.

Alabama Casinos

Note that Alabama gambling houses are slots-only casinos. That is, the casino operations have only gaming machines such as slot machines, video poker machines, video bingo and pull tabs.

A few of the Alabama race tracks are racinos, which tend to have their fair share of slot machines. Note that every Alabama casino on this list (Creek Center, Tallapoosa, Riverside) uses the same website online:

Creek Entertainment Center - Native American Casino

120 Poarch Road
Atmore, Alabama 36504

Call Creek Casino at 251-368-8007.

Games: Video Gaming Machines, Pull Tabs
Restaurants: Good Luck Deli, Subway
Other features: Must be 21 to enter/play
Hours: Daily 24 Hours

Tallapoosa Entertainment Center - Native American Casino

1801 Eddie Tullis Drive
Montgomery, Alabama 36117

The phone number for Tallapoosa Casino is 334-273-9003.

Games: Electronic Bingo Machines, Video Gaming Machines
Restaurants: Deli
Hours: Daily 24 Hours

Riverside Entertainment Center - Native American Casino

100 River Oaks Drive
Wetumpka, Alabama 36092-3084

Dial 334-514-0469 to learn more about Riverside Casino.

Games: Video Gaming Machines

Restaurants: Leon’s Deli, Smoke Shop (Every day from 8am-8pm)
Hours: Daily 24 Hours

Dog Betting in Alabama

Alabama allows pari-mutuel betting and has several dog tracks, including two classic dogtracks and one racino. The two dog tracks are Birmingham Greyhound Racing in Birmingham and Mobile Greyhound Park in Theodore.

Birmingham Greyhound Racing

1000 John Rogers Drive
Birmingham, Alabama 35210-4399

Call 205-838-7500 for more information about Birmingham Greyhound Races. To read about Birmingham Race Course online, visit their website at,

Games: Race Book
Restaurants: Food Court, SKYCLUB, Clubhouse Restaurants.
Hours: Monday through Saturday from 11a.m. until 12a.m. and on Tuesdays from 5:30(PM) until 12(AM).

Mobile Greyhound Park

7101 Old Pascagoula Road
Theodore, Alabama 36582-4011

Mobile Greyhound Park's phone information is (251) 653-5000. The Mobile Grayhound Park web address is

Games: Race Book
Restaurants: Clubhouse Restaurant

Racinos in Alabama

Alabama also has one racino in the state. A racino is a combination of a race track and a casino. Most of the time, racinos only allow gaming machines like slot machines and video poker machines. In the last few years, more racino owners have added games like blackjack to the fun. Greentrack Racino in Eutaw, Alabama has only gaming machines.

Greenetrack Racino

524 County Road 208
Eutaw, Alabama 35462

The phone number for GreeneTrack Racino is 205-372-9318 and the website information is

Games: Video Gaming Machines, Race Book
Restaurants: Danielle’s
Other features: Greyhound track
Hours: Daily 24 Hours

VictoryLand and Quincy’s 777 Casino

8680 County Road 40
Shorter, Alabama 36075-0218

The phone information for Victoryland Casino is 334-727-0540, while you can visit their web address at

Games: Electronic Bingo, Video Gaming Machines, Bingo, Race Book
Restaurants: Concession Stand, American, Southern/Soul Food
Hours: Daily 24 Hours

Lottery Games in Alabama

No state lottery is available in Alabama, though some counties provide smaller local lotteries. Lottery gaming in the south has never recovered from the infamous Louisiana Lottery from 1868 until 1895.

Organizers of the Louisiana Lottery and state politicians in Louisiana were found guilty of bribery, because the money was so big. Federal laws against selling lottery tickets across state lines were written, because citizens in many other states, especially nearby southern states, played the Louisiana Lottery.

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