Did you know that the Las Vegas strip is literally the brightest place on the planet? It's true. At night, you can see it from outer space and the ISS. An adult's playground, Sin City has big buffets and even bigger casinos.
But now as long as you have your smartphone, you don't need to pack your bags or book a flight to get all the fun of Las Vegas. There are apps that bring the casino right to your living room, as opposed to your hotel room. You don't even need to wager real money.
From poker and blackjack all the way to slots and keno, here are the best free apps around for hours of free, casino fun.
Poker - Poker could be the most popular card game on the planet, and there are dozens of variations to choose from anytime you want to start up a game.
- The Texas Hold'em Poker Free app is also a good way to sharpen your skills or just play a few hands for fun without worrying about losing any actual money.
- Meanwhile, Fresh Deck Poker is the only poker game to have its random number generator certified by GLI, the company that certifies all gaming machines like the slots in Vegas and state lottery machines. So you can rest assured that your poker game will be totally fair.
Slot machines - There's something mesmerizing about slot machines. But now, you don't need to collect your pennies to win big. There are lots of free slot machines with varying themes you can play for free.
- The Slotomania app has more than 55 different-themed machines to choose from, ranging from Elvis to "The Love Boat." You're sure to find a theme that you'll love!
- There's also the 1Up Casino app for Apple, Android and even Facebook. 1UpCasino bills itself as the biggest casino in the world and pushes out new games daily.
- Lastly, you can check out Slots to Vegas for both Apple and Android. It features new slot machines every week.
Bingo - Today, it's estimated that an astonishing $90 million is spent on bingo, each week, in this country. But now, you don't have to spend any money on one of your favorite classics. Bingo Pop is a free app that brings a virtual Bingo hall right to the palm of your hand. There are 15 different rooms with 100 other players where you can play online or off, any time you want.
Roulette - Round and round the roulette ball goes, where it stops, nobody knows. But if it lands where you placed your bet, you could win big. Download the Roulette Casino Style app for both Apple and Android gadgets.
Keno - Last, but certainly not least is Keno. Select the numbers you want to play and cross your fingers they show up! The Keno Tap app for Apple and the Keno app for Android gadgets are the apps you'll want to download for hours of Keno fun.