DraftKings Casino Is Live In Michigan: Beginner’s Guide & $45 Bonus

Written By Nicholaus Garcia on January 22, 2021 - Last Updated on December 31, 2021
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Today’s arrival of online sportsbooks and online casinos in Michigan has been an anticipated event.

This guide is intended to help you navigate the mobile DraftKings Casino app.

Here you can find information on creating an account, depositing funds, and playing online casino games. (If DraftKings Sportsbook is more your thing, head over our guide on signing up).

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DraftKings Michigan online casino bonus

Once you create your new account and make your first deposit (at least $5), DraftKings gives you $45 just for registering. Use this within the next 24 hours to meet the wagering requirements.

Then, you will qualify for a 100% match bonus of up to $1,500. You’ll get those DraftKings funds to use not only on online casino play, but across DraftKings Sportsbook and daily fantasy sports.

This special offer has a 25x playthrough requirement. Customers also have 90 days to use the deposit bonus from the date of sign up. Just click on the link above.

Creating a DraftKings online casino account for Michigan online gambling

Part of Michigan’s expanded gambling bill allows for remote registration. This means you can download the DraftKings Casino app on iOS or Android, from home.

Step 1: download your preferred app on your smartphone either on iTunes or Google Play.

Step 2: you will be asked for a few bits of personal information. This may include the following:

  • Full name
  • social security number (last 4-digits)
  • date of birth
  • address & zipcode

This is standard information regardless of which online casino app you choose to download. You may also be asked to download geolocation software (desktop) or switch on your location services (smartphone). This is to ensure you are physically located within Michigan.

Step 3: create a username and password.

How to deposit and withdraw on the DraftKings Michigan app

DraftKings accepts a number of deposit methods include all major credit/debit card providers.

Other types of deposit methods include:

  • Paypal
  • e-check
  • online bank transfer

With your new account, you can transfer money into, and from your DraftKings account at any time.

Making withdraws

DraftKings also makes it easy to withdraw your money from your account.

Some withdrawal options include:

  • Paypal
  • E-Check
  • Online banking
  • Casino cage pickup

DraftKings Casino games for online gambling in Michigan

There is expected to be over 100 games available at the DraftKings casino. Customers can expect a number of slots, table games, and live dealer games.


If this is your preferred game, DraftKings has a collection of more than 50 online slot game options.


  • Butterfly Staxx
  • White Rabbit
  • Invaders from the Planet Moolah
  • Jackpot Inferno

Table games

Should you be a fan of table games, you’re also in luck. You can expect several table game options including video poker variations, which are playable from $0.10 to $200 per spin.

  • Blackjack
  • Roulette
  • Poker
  • Baccarat

Live dealer games

Customers will have to wait just a little bit longer for live dealer games. For the moment, they are still not available in Michigan. However, they are expected to be available in due time.

These games, as the name suggests, are played with a live dealer. Real cards being dealt, roulette wheels with real dealers, all of which help authenticate a real casino experience.

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Nick has had stints in Chicago and Washington, D.C., writing about politics, financial markets, and sports betting. He graduated from Texas Tech University and completed his master's degree in journalism at Columbia College Chicago.

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