There are some really great casinos and some really great poker rooms in Connecticut. You can play a variety of poker games inside the Foxwoods Casino and enter in satellites to the annual Foxwoods Classic. Some of the best poker rooms in the region can be found in Connecticut. Gambling at an unlicensed gaming hall is illegal and so is gambling online in this state.
Connecticut Gambling Laws
The Connecticut gambling laws seem to be more harsh towards online gamblers when compared to regular gamblers. Illegal gambling is a Class B misdemeanor, but if you make that same bet by transmitting it over the Internet, than you will be guilty of a Class A misdemeanor in the state of Connecticut.
Where to play live poker in Connecticut
There are three really great casinos to play live poker in Connecticut. You can play at the Foxwoods poker room, at the MGM Foxwoods and the Mohegan Sun Casino. There is over a hundred poker tables in this state with most of them being inside the Foxwoods poker room. Inside Foxwoods, you will be able to play Texas Hold'em, Razz poker, Omaha poker, Omaha hi/lo, 7-Card Stud and 7-Card Stud hi/lo. It is also home to the massive Foxwoods Classic each year.