Frequently Asked Questions
What games are available for play online in Delaware?
A full slate of casino games is available online in Delaware, including poker, slots, video poker, blackjack, roulette and competitive poker. Video poker includes Jacks or Higher. Roulette variants include American, European and French. Competitive poker games include Texas hold’em, Seven Card Stud, Seven Card Stud Hi-Lo, Omaha Hi and Omaha Hi-Lo. Both no-limit and pot-limit games are available.
Who can play online in Delaware?
To play online, you must be at least 21 years old and be located within the borders of the state of Delaware.
Where do I register to play?
You can register through the websites of any of the three Delaware racinos: Dover Downs at http://onlinegaming.doverdowns.com; Delaware Park at http://www.delawarepark.com/igaming; or Harrington Raceway & Casino at http://www.harringtongamingonline.com.
Do I have to be a Delaware resident to play poker online?
No. Residents of any state or country can register to play on the three websites, but only those physically located within Delaware’s borders can make deposits or place a wager on the sites.
What kind of poker action can I expect?
Delaware online poker activity had a bit of a surge after the launch of Multi-State Poker Network in March 2015. Delaware and Nevada combined traffic figures peaked at almost 1,200 players in late March 2017. The Multi-State Poker Network offers players more competitive options for online play. Nevada’s population is around 2.7 million; Delaware has about 920,000.
What are the system requirements to play?
Access to the internet gaming websites is available to PC and Mac users, and via a mobile app available for free download from iTunes, for play on iPhone or iPad mobile devices. (Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.) Deposits can be made via Visa, MasterCard or electronic check.
Are there tournaments?
There are multiple table-game tournaments, including poker, active on all legal Delaware internet gaming sites.
Are there incentives to join?
Yes. Delaware online casinos currently offer between $100 and $110 welcome bonuses for joining the casino games site, and a variable welcome bonus to play poker. Welcome bonuses are subject to change. They all also offer Daily Bonuses. Check out their individual promotions.
What if I don’t know how to play a game?
The sites include tutorials on all of the games they offer. Click the “How to Play” link or check out the iGamingPlayer.com Game Guide for basic strategies and tips for many online games.