South Carolina Casinos
South Carolina is the 8th state and entered the union back in 1788. South Carolina is known as ‘The Palmetto State’ which is home to roughly 4,625,384 citizens and is ranked 24th in the United States. As far as area the state is ranked 40th because it covers 32,020 miles of the United States! The state is home to the highest cascading waterfall in America which descends nearly 411 square feet and is called the Upper Whitewater Falls. Here, gambling laws are somewhat strict and gaming facilities are very limited. Online gambling is a great choice for those who live in South Carolina. Unfortunately this state does not offer any land based casinos, instead South Carolina offers many other different kinds of gambling including online gaming, the lottery, and ship based casinos.
Land Based Casinos
In South Carolina, gambling on the land is not available for players, the alternative is ship gambling. This is legal because the ship leaves the land and travels out into international waters. When players participate in gambling on a ship they must be 21 or over. The state also features a lottery where the players must be 18 or over. The state lottery features games such as; Powerball, Mega Millions, Pick 3, Pick 4, Instant games & more. Unfortunately the state of South Carolina does not have any pari-mutuel horse racing or greyhound racing tracks for players to make bets on. Bingo & Charity events are permitted within the state where there is 1 bingo hall located in the state which is called Catawba High Stakes Bingo.
Currently there are no laws in South Carolina prohibiting the use of online casinos from players within the state. The federal law permits online gambling for players who are 18 years of age and over. Because casinos in South Carolina are only water based online casinos are a good option. Online casinos offer a large gaming selection of usually over 100 games. Players can also find tons of promotions starting with no deposit bonuses to deposit match bonuses which allow players to double and triple their deposits to earn more chances to win big. Online casinos feature games like craps, keno, poker, video poker, slots, table games, card games and more. Most online casinos allow players to either download the software or play instantly online with a flash version of the software that does not require players to download a thing.