North Carolina Online Sportsbooks Start Accepting New Players

North Carolina online sportsbooks may now open accounts for players. Read about the eight sites and the bonus details for each here.

The next step for North Carolina online sportsbooks started today. Accounts may be created at all eight mobile betting sites. This is only a registration period. Most start accepting wagers on March 11. That is just in time for the ACC Basketball Tournament, which will feature four North Carolina colleges. In-state betting on college teams is permitted.

North Carolina Online Sportsbooks

There will be eight NC online sportsbooks. Seven are licensed through the state lottery and partnered with sports teams or venues. One is partnered with the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians through Harrah’s Cherokee and Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River. While Catawba Two Kings has IGT sports betting kiosks on its casino floor, it does not have a mobile betting partner.

The list below shows all eight licensed NC mobile sportsbooks.

Caesars Sportsbook is warming up its betting app. It already works on the tribe’s reservations in Cherokee and east of Murphy. Accounts must be funded at the Caesars Sportsbook on either property until March 11, when accounts and banking may be done remotely.

North Carolina Sportsbook Bonus Offers

All eight North Carolina sportsbooks offer new player bonuses. Bettors can take advantage of each site’s promotions. Below is a list of all eight NC sportsbook bonuses. Read the terms and conditions of every offer to see how long bonus bets are valid, the size of deposit needed, and other important information.

New players may claim bonuses at all eight NC mobile sportsbooks. Those who bet at these online sportsbooks in other states do not qualify for new player offers.

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Bettors may choose between two bonuses at Bet365. One is betting $5 to receive $200 in bonus bets. The other is a loss rebate of up to $1000. Both offers have a single rollover requirement, meaning it must only be wagered once before withdrawing it.


BetMGM players in North Carolina receive $200 in free bets. No deposit is required. It is awarded in four $50 bonus bets. Only winnings may be withdrawn.

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North Carolina players who deposit and bet at least $10 receive $250 in bonus bets. These are awarded as five $50 bets. Players have 14 days to place the bonus bets before they expire. Only winnings may be withdrawn.

Get this Caesars Sportsbook offer


New NC players receive a free $100 bet just for creating an account during the prelaunch phase. After that, make a $5 wager and receive $200 in bonus bets.

Get this DraftKings offer


ESPN Bet players in North Carolina get a $25 bonus just for creating an account during the prelaunch time before March 11, 2024. After a deposit and a first bet is made, $200 more in bonus bets are awarded.


Fanatics offers up to $1000 in bonus bets for players who make their first deposit before March 11 and place a wager by March 16. There is also a $60 credit to buy gear from your favorite team. The bonus size depends on the level of action the bettor gives in the opening days of North Carolina online sportsbooks.


The FanDuel NC bonus is like the DraftKings ones. Players get a $100 bet for signing up before March 11. Another $200 is awarded upon the player making their first wager of $5 or more after making a deposit.

Underdog Sports

Underdog Sports appears to be slow at the prelaunch starting line. Its sports betting website is not yet live. This means its new player offer is unknown. We will update this article once it is live.