TYPES OF CASINOS IN TUNICA, MISSISSIPPI
All of the casinos in Tunica are housed on riverboats. The state’s gaming laws require all riverboat casinos to be permanently moored and they are not allowed to cruise. All Tunica casinos are built on barges so they resemble a land-based building rather than a riverboat.
All Tunica casinos offer: slots, video poker, blackjack, craps, roulette and three card poker. Other optional games offered are: Spanish 21, baccarat, mini-baccarat, poker, pai gow poker, let it ride, Caribbean stud poker Mississippi stud, ultimate Texas hold’em, big six wheel, four card poker, casino war and keno.
The payback percentages for slot machines at all casinos in Tunica are released as a matter of public record. Just click here to see a list of slot machine payback statistics for all Mississippi casinos.
Mississippi is one of the few states that shows the statistics for its progressive slot machines separately. Therefore, you can easily see that the return is almost always less on machines with progressive jackpots.
On any jackpot of $1,200 or more in Mississippi, the casino is required to deduct 3% of your winnings for the Mississippi Tax Commission as a gambling tax. The tax is nonrefundable and the $1,200 amount would also apply to any cash prizes won in casino drawings or tournaments.
The minimum gambling age at all Tunica casinos is 21 and all casinos are open 24 hours..
For more information on visiting the casinos in Tunica, or for general tourism information, tourism information call (888) 488-6422 or go to: www.tunicatravel.com
Shown below is a list of all Tunica casinos. Click on a casino name to see a page of detailed information about that particular casino.