Dakota Nation Gaming Enterprise features all the gaming excitement you could ask for! Play live Poker, Bingo, Blackjack, Craps and Roulette, along with over 900 Slot Machines.

Our luxurious Hotels, Restaurants, Golf Course, and Convention Center are all housed within our facilities.

Casino Properties

Dakota Nation Gaming is part of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate Tribe of the Lake Traverse Reservation. For more information about each casino, please visit their websites. While visiting the area, we also invite you to be part of our culture by visiting OyateTourism.com.

Dakota Magic

Hankinson, ND

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Dakota Magic Casino & Resort is the premiere casino in North Dakota. Located on I-29 at the North & South Dakota border, casino excitement is just one hour South of Fargo, North Dakota. Slots, Blackjack, Craps, Poker, Roulette are all there at Dakota Magic, along with a fun lounge, buffet, restaurant, and hotel. The Dakota Winds Golf Course is more popular than ever.

Dakota Sioux

Watertown, SD

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Dakota Sioux Casino & Hotel is located just seven miles North of Watertown, South Dakota near I-29. The full-service casino has slots, poker and blackjack, as well as a buffet offering lots of choices. There’s also a great gift shop full of cultural items, a luxurious hotel, one of the nicest lounges in all of South Dakota, and our Event Center hosts great national acts.

Dakota Connection

Sisseton, SD

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Dakota Connection Casino is a South Dakota “Service Star Award” winner. Located just off I-29 Exit 232 near Sisseton, South Dakota, Dakota Connection offers a full-service convenience store and restaurant, nightly bingo, slot machines, and even a vehicle service bay. Truck and RV parking are also available.

Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate
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The Lake Traverse Reservation is located in the Northeastern part of South Dakota and a small portion of southeastern corner of North Dakota. The reservation boundaries extend across seven counties, two in North Dakota and five in South Dakota.

We have a total of 12,300 tribal members located throughout the United States and overseas serving in the Armed Forces.

Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate
of the Traverse Reservation
P.O. Box 509
Agency Village, SD 57262-0509

Phone - 1-605-698-3911

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Responsible Gaming

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Set Your Limits.
Gamble Responsibly.

The following organizations provide helpful resources for individuals and families dealing with gambling problems or for those who just want to learn more. This is not a complete list of organizations, but a selection of resources that may be useful.


All Dakota Nation Gaming properties feature fun, competitive slot play. Payouts meet or exceed state and industry standards.


We welcome you to the fastest growing and most exciting industry in the upper Midwest.

Dakota Magic Casino & Resort
Dakota Sioux Casino & Hotel
Dakota Connection Casino


We are proud of Dakota Sioux, Dakota Connection, Dakota Magic, and our employees. Our casinos were established under the provisions of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act and are governed by the act and the Sisseton Wahpeton Tribal Codes.

The Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribe was established by treaty with the United States Government on February 19, 1867. Therefore, our history goes back over 130 years and we have a long and proud tradition. We have established our casinos in an effort to promote our self-sufficiency and long-term viability of our Tribe and people. To accomplish this, one of our primary goals is to bring our customers and staff together in an exciting atmosphere. We hope you find your employment with Dakota Nation Gaming Enterprise rewarding, both personally and professionally.

Minimum Requirements

We are proud of Dakota Sioux, Dakota
All applicants must meet the following
minimum selection standards.

  1. Must be 18 yrs. or older.
  2. Be a citizen of the United States or be a lawfully admitted immigrant.
  3. Complete a comprehensive written application (with attached resume detailing education and experience for all management positions.)
  4. Be able to qualify for the appropriate Gaming License.
  5. Must have a High School diploma or G.E.D

Indian Preference will apply / EEO
(Please Provide Tribal Enrollment)
Must be licensable by the SWO Gaming
Commission. A Key License requires
your income tax filing for the last 3 years

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Click here to download and print out the Employment Application. Please submit your application to Human Resources before 4:00 p.m. on the day the position closes.

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