File an application

The Annual Gaming Event Application, all required attachments and non-refundable fee must be filed during the application period.

  • Application period: July 1st through January 31st
  • During the regular application period, the Division uses the postmark/ship date to determine if the application was submitted in a timely manner. If sending via the United States Postal Service, please make sure that a postmark is stamped on the envelope. If using an express service (such as FedEx, UPS, etc.), please make sure there is a ship date on the envelope.
Event Dates

 Events can then be held between July 1st and June 30th of the following year based on the date submitted on the application.

Application Review

Applications that meet the qualifications of the law will be submitted via the omnibus list to the Tennessee General Assembly by March 1st of each year.