Kansas Sports Betting Update - Launch Date, $400 in Free Bets, and Which KS Sportsbooks Will Be Live

Kansas Sports Betting Update - Launch Date, $400 in Free Bets, and Which KS Sportsbooks Will Be Live

This article is part of our Betting Advice series.

Get ready, Kansas bettors! Kansas sportsbooks will be live ahead of the NFL season. It will launch on or shortly after September 1st, per the latest report. Get $400 in free bets with the Kansas pre-launch bonuses to be ready for kickoff.

When Will Kansas Have Sports Betting?

We officially found out exactly when Kansas will launch sports betting as it will come between September 1 and September 8 ahead of the NFL season. With BetMGM Kansas, DraftKings Kansas and FanDuel Kansas offering pre-launch bonuses for the last two weeks, the expectation was that Kansas sports betting would be ready some time in early September. That has come to fruition, of course. Get your $400 in free bets ahead of Kansas sports betting launch with the links below.

Will Kansas Launch Sports Betting Before NFL Season?

This is the main question all Kansas sports bettors are curious about. When will you be able to bet at Kansas sportsbooks?

No matter what, Kansas sports betting will be ready to go ahead of the NFL season. Just how early is the question that is set to be answered on September 1th. The latest will be September 8th. Here are some key dates for the NFL season that Kansas sports bettors will be ready to wager.

  • Thursday, September 8th - Buffalo Bills vs. Los Angeles Rams for the NFL Week 1 opener.
  • Sunday, September 11th - First Sunday of NFL Week 1.
  • Monday, September 12th - First Monday Night Football game of the season.
  • Thursday, September 15th - Beginning of NFL Week 2.

Which Sportsbooks Will Be Available In Kansas?

On Thursday, August 18th we found out which sportsbooks will launch in Kansas, per the latest report. Here are the Kansas betting apps we know will be launching in the state.

BetMGM Kansas is offering $200 in free bets ahead of launch for all Kansas bettors. All you have to do is click the button below and sign up to get your $200 in free bets.

DraftKings Kansas is already offering pre-live bonuses in the state with the DraftKings Kansas promo code, so we know bettors can wager on DraftKings once Kansas launches sports betting. It is safe to assume they are one of the operators at launch.

FanDuel Kansas is also offering pre-launch bonuses for new players with the FanDuel Kansas promo code. We can also assume FanDuel will be available at launch. 

Other sportsbooks that could launch welcome offers in Kansas at launch are BetMGM Kansas, Caesars Sportsbook, WynnBET, PointsBet, or BetRivers. New players at these sportsbooks will have an opportunity to earn bonuses by redeeming the promo codes such as the Caesars Sportsbook promo code ROTO15, or the BetMGM bonus code ROTOBONUS.

Josh Collacchi
Josh previously was a manager at Gambling.com Group and has spent over a decade in the fantasy sports, daily fantasy sports, and legal sports betting industry.