BetMGM King of the Weekend Bonus - $50,000 Grand Prize + $1,000 to Top Scorer

BetMGM King of the Weekend Bonus - $50,000 Grand Prize + $1,000 to Top Scorer

The King of Sportsbooks – BetMGM brings you the King of the Weekend, free-to-play contest with big rewards. Throughout the 2021 NFL season, anyone holding a valid BetMGM sportsbook account can win $50,000 if you correctly pick the six highest-scoring teams, in order, from a pool of five NFL games each week. If you miss one (or two, three, four, or five) picks, you can still earn cash and Free Bets.

Read below on how to participate and earn huge rewards.

How to play BetMGM King of the Weekend?

In order to participate, you must hold a valid BetMGM sportsbook account. Promotion is available to all BetMGM players who are present within the state borders of Arizona, Colorado, District of Columbia, Iowa, Indiana, Michigan, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia or Wyoming.

  • Log in to your BetMGM sportsbook account.
  • Go to the Promotions section.
  • Click “King of the Weekend” promo.
  • You’ll find a slate of NFL games to choose from.
  • Pick the 6 teams you think will have the highest points in that given day.
  • Submit your contest entry.
  • If you guess correctly (and in the correct order), you win!

BetMGM will deposit all Cash and/or Free Bet prizes into the winning players’ accounts within 72 hours of the last eligible game ending. Improve your chance of winning the contest with the help of our NFL picks.


The BetMGM King of the Weekend Contest Prize breakdown is seen below:

  1. $50,000 Cash – Top 6 Correct Picks In Order
  2. $250 Free Bet – Top 5 Correct Picks
  3. $50 Free Bet – Top 4 Correct Picks
  4. $25 Free Bet – Top 3 Correct Picks
  5. $5 Free Bet – Top 2 Correct Picks
  6. $1 Free Bet – Top Team Correct Pick 

In addition, you can win the $1,000 guaranteed prize if you’re the top scorer each week. If there are multiple players with the same number correct picks, the prize money will be split equally. 

For instance – the following five games are eligible for King of the Weekend for Week 1 of the NFL 2021 season:

  • Pittsburgh Steelers at Buffalo Bills
  • San Francisco 49ers at Detroit Lions
  • New York Jets at Carolina Panthers
  • Arizona Cardinals at Tennessee Titans
  • Denver Broncos at New York Giants

If you correctly pick 6 highest-scoring teams in correct order, you’ll win $50,000 in cash (split if multiple winners). If you hit the top five teams but missed the sixth highest-scoring team, you’ll win $250 in Free Bets.


When will I be able to participate in BetMGM King of the Weekend Contest?

BetMGM King of the Weekend Contest will begin at 12:00 PM ET on each Tuesday and end at 1:00 PM ET on each Sunday during the Promotion Period (September 7, 2021 and January 9, 2022).

Starting on Tuesday of each week, you may participate in the contest by submitting six NFL predictions from five predetermined games.

Do I need to deposit or place a bet to participate?

The BetMGM King of the Weekend contest is completely free-to-play! Meaning, there is no need to make a deposit or place any bets. However, you must hold a valid BetMGM sportsbook account. 

How many entries is a player allowed?

An eligible player can enter the contest only once. In other words, player will be able to predict the Top 6 Scoring Teams of only one NFL week. 

How do I win the $1,000 Guaranteed Prize each week?

Player who participate in BetMGM King of the Weekend contest will be eligible to win the guaranteed prize if the participant predicts correctly and be a top scorer at the end of the week.

If there are multiple entrants with the same number of correct picks, the $1,000 prize will be split equally amongst all top scorers.

Can I edit my picks after submitting them?

Yes, you can edit all your picks. Once the first game begins, BetMGM will lock your selections and you will not longer be able to edit them.