Gambling, the lottery, and the prospect of striking it rich at a game of chance is ingrained in American culture, even though it remains controversial and is still banned in some jurisdictions. Welcome to FindLaw's section covering the gambling and lottery laws of Wyoming, with information about the law written for non-attorneys. In this section, you'll learn about the Cowboy State's gambling law and how it allows for gambling on a variety of horse-based games, including "chuckwagon" racing, and its prohibition of casinos. You'll also learn about Wyoming's official state lottery, which was launched in 2014. Click on a link below to learn more about Wyoming's gambling and lotteries.