The COVID-19 pandemic closed all commercial and tribal casino properties in the United States. With casinos again being open for business, this map tracks state-mandated operating restrictions for commercial casino properties. Local governments in some areas impose additional restrictions and individual properties may choose to set still more stringent policies. Please contact an individual casino property for a complete understanding of their operating status.
State-by-State Key Operating Restrictions
Arkansas: No occupancy limit but casino capacity should not exceed the ability of attendees to maintain six feet physical distance between individuals or household groups. LINK
Colorado: Casinos can operate at fullcapacity with no additional restrictions, except for indoor mask requirements implemented by the State of Colorado or Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE). LINK
Delaware: Casinos can operate at full capacity after Delaware eliminated social distancing requirements and removed capacity restrictions on May 21. LINK
Florida: Commercial casinos can operate at full capacity with limited social distancing protocols.
Illinois: Casinos are allowed to operate at full capacity after the State of Illinois moved to Phase 5 of the Restore Illinois framework on June 11. LINK
Indiana: Each Indiana casino is required to work with its local health department on its health and safety plan. Currently, few or no casinos have capacity limitations in place. LINK
Iowa: Casinos are not mandated to operate with social distancing measures in place, but they are still strongly encouraged to take such reasonable measures. LINK
Kansas: Casinos can operate at full capacity.
Louisiana: Casinos can operate without capacity limits, though social distancing and the mask mandate remain in place along with any other additional measures that may be required by the State Fire Marshal. LINK
Maine: Casinos can operate at full capacity. LINK
Maryland: Casino capacity restrictions have been lifted at all six casinos, but some slot machine and table game seats cannot be occupied because casinos continue to comply with social-distancing guidelines. LINK
Massachusetts: Casinos can operate at full capacity. LINK
Michigan: Casinos can operate at full capacity after Michigan rescinded most COVID-19 restrictions on June 22. LINK
Mississippi: Casinos can operate at full capacity without state-mandated restriction, but are free to set their own COVID-19 safety guidelines. All casinos must continue to follow other state and local rules that aim to slow the spread of the coronavirus. LINK
Missouri: Casinos are permitted to operate without occupancy limitations, as long as physical-distancing practices are followed. Some counties and cities have such capacity restrictions in place.
Nevada: Casinos can operate without social distancing and occupancy limitations. LINK
New Jersey: Casinos can operate without capacity limits, but must ensure that all individuals or groups of people can remain six feet apart. LINK
New Mexico: Racinos can operate at full capacity. LINK
New York: Casinos can operate at full capacity, with capacity restrictions and social distancing rules being optional. LINK
Ohio: Commercial casinos can operate at full capacity after remaining coronavirus health orders expired on June 2. LINK
Oklahoma: There are no state-mandated restrictions on casino operations.
Pennsylvania: Casinos can operate at full capacity, while mask-wearing remains mandated for non-vaccinated persons. LINK
Rhode Island: Casinos can operate at full capacity. LINK
South Dakota: There are no mandated restrictions on casino operations in Deadwood.
West Virginia: Casinos are permitted to operate at 100% of capacity as long as proper social distancing measures are ensured. LINK
Last updated: July 19, 8 AM ET
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