Bingo in the US

Bingo in the US is played with 75 balls.
Here are a few common terms in USA Bingo games:

  • Being Ready: When a player only needs one number in order to complete the Bingo pattern, they are considered to ‘be ready’.
  • Jumping the Gun: Someone who calls Bingo before having a valid win. The most common situation is someone calling Bingo using the next number in the screen before it has been called.
  • Wild numbers: Many Bingo halls have certain games with a wild number. Wild numbers allow players to start with more than one called numbers. The first ball drawn is usually the determining factor.
  • Standard: All numbers ending with the second digit of the first number. E.G. First ball is 22. All numbers ending in a 2 including B2 is considered a called number.

US Bingo Halls

US Bingo halls in the United States, Central and South America who offer the 75 Ball version of the game can be found in from Brazil to the Bronx.
Mostly, Bingo halls in America are located within licensed casinos, as gambling is very strictly monitors in the country.
Spanish speaking halls are becoming increasingly common, however many Spanish speaking players play at English speaking halls as well.
Bingo games in Spanish are also used as an innovative learning tool for language students. This is a fun way for learners of all ages and levels to learn the language, and involves words rather than numbers.

Best US Bingo Halls

The best US Bingo halls or clubs can be found at the country’s top casinos.
Commercial Bingo games exist exclusively in Nevada casinos and National American Bingo halls across the country, as Bingo clubs have to be licensed according to national laws as well as individual state laws.
Here are some of the top casino groups in the country:

  1. USA Casino. This casino group offers excellent pots and promotions to US players around the country.
  2. Station Casinos: This chain of locals-oriented casinos is based in Las Vegas, which offers a special game each session that ties all of its casino’s together with a large progressive jackpot.

You can look up clubs and find out where to play Bingo in the US by checking out this handy US Bingo Halls Locator.