California offers a vast array of entertainment and activities. For those who enjoy gaming, northern and southern California have a variety of Indian casinos. The minimum gambling age is 18 years old in Indian casinos. However, most Indian casinos serve alcohol to those who play and have set the minimum age to enter at 21 to comply with their alcohol license. With massive facilities that hold hundreds of video and table games, players have plenty of options, including blackjack, poker and roulette.
Agua Caliente Casino
The Agua Caliente Casino is located in southern California in Rancho Mirage. The resort, spa and casino is owned and operated by the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians. Open 24 hours, seven days a week, the casino offers a variety of dining and gaming options. A vast 71,000 square foot gaming floor accommodates Texas hold 'em, blackjack, roulette and 18 poker tables inside the Agua Caliente poker room. It has both smoking and non-smoking areas and high-limit gaming in the Primrose Room. Agua Caliente is located seven miles from Palm Springs International Airport and 130 miles east of Los Angeles.
With over 200,000 square feet of gaming, Pechanga is California's biggest casino. The casino, located in Temecula, features over 3,000 state-of-the-art slot and video machines and more than 130 table games which include blackjack, three-card poker, Let It Ride, mini baccarat, ultimate Texas hold 'em, craps and mystery card roulette. It also has a separate 54-table Pechanga poker room and a high-limit gaming area. The casino accommodates both smokers and non-smokers with high-tech air filtration system and plenty of non-smoking areas. Other amenities include cocktail service on the gaming floor, several bars, lounges and four gourmet restaurants.
Gold Country Casino and Hotel
Located in northern California, Gold Country Casino and Hotel has 240,000 square feet, with 900 gaming machines and 27 gaming tables including blackjack, poker, mini baccarat, Texas hold 'em and roulette. Bingo and no-limit tournaments are also provided. For non-gamblers, Gold Country provides 24 bowling lanes, an espresso bar, lunch and dinner buffet and a 24-hour café. The hotel includes 87 smoking and non-smoking games for those who like to play late.
Situated in the hills of the San Jacinto Mountains, Soboba Casino is one of California's leading gaming and entertainment resorts. The gaming attraction features over 30 table games and 2,000 slot machines. Soboba offers blackjack, poker, Texas hold' em, Let It Ride, craps and roulette. Other attractions include a 300-gallon tropical waterfall, three restaurants, a sports lounge and a 12,000-seat entertainment pavilion featuring musical talent.