Maine Gambling Control Unit News

9 Feb 2024
It allows in-person betting at casinos and off-track betting facilities, as well as online wagering through platforms that are licensed by the state, including Caesars Sportsbook and DraftKings.
3 Nov 2023
Following a 15-month regulation journey, the sports betting market in Maine has officially gone live today.
2 Nov 2023
Online will be live on Caesars Sportsbook and DraftKings in the morning, while bettors will have to wait sometime before wagering at retail locations.
3 Oct 2023
Retail and online wagering in the Pine Tree State could launch in early November.
17 Feb 2023
In addition to jackpots and Mine starting sports betting process, the three Bay State casinos confessed to accepting illegal wagers.
15 Feb 2023
The state’s Gambling Control Unit announced this morning that the required forms are available on its website.
16 Mar 2020
The Maine Gambling Control Board is temporarily suspending operations for a period of two weeks beginning at 6 p.m. tonight as a precautionary measure against the ongoing spread of COVID-19.
25 Jan 2016
Revenue rises overall in Maine even though Hollywood Casino saw a small decrease.
18 Sep 2013
Spanish 21 has been unanimously approved for The Oxford Casino in Maine.
21 Dec 2011
Maine Gambling Control Board says more inspectors needed to monitor table games at expanded Hollywood Slots Casino and new Oxford Casino.
2 May 2011
Former chief of state police appointed executive director of Maine Gambling Control Board.