The poker laws are more than fair here, but the selection of poker tables is non existent. None of the casinos in this state have a poker room. Most of the poker players play with friends, play online poker or travel to a nearby state to play live poker.
Arkansas Poker Room
Play at Bet Online
Visit the Bovada Casino
Arkansas Gambling Laws
The laws for unauthorised poker in Arkansas are straight forward. If poker is considered a game of hazard or skill, then the fine will be between $10 and $25 according to 5-66-113 of the Arkansas code. This law was last reviewed on January 27, 2011. The Arkansas code could have changed since then and it would be wise to check it for yourself.
Where to play live poker in Arkansas
There are no licensed poker rooms inside this state, you will need to travel to a nearby state to find a licensed poker room. Your only other option is to play with your friends or set up a home poker game in Arkansas.
Poker sites accepting players from Arkansas
Playing poker online is probably your best option here in Arkansas. Any poker room that accepts Americans will accept players from Arkansas. This is great, this means that you can still play at some of the best poker rooms. The Bovada.lv poker room, America's Cardroom and Betonline.ag poker room are your three best options. You should probably not play anywhere else, outside of these three poker rooms, the quality of poker rooms available to play in Arkansas drops considerably.