March Madness is one of the biggest sports betting events each year.
However, not all the fun requires your own money to enter.
Many sportsbooks or local promotions are putting on Free March Madness Bracket Contests.
If you have great instincts for filling out a NCAA Tournament bracket, you can earn some big prizes from Michigan online sportsbooks.
*Be sure to check back during the week for more contests that are made available.
BetMGM $10 Million Perfect Bracket Challenge
BetMGM Michigan is offering up $10 million if you can put together a perfect bracket.
Visit the promotions tab and submit your bracket in the Bracket Challenge promotion.
Regardless of a perfect bracket or not, the overall bracket challenge winner can still win up to $100,000.
No purchase is necessary to compete.
DraftKings Sportsbook MI Corona Bracket Beach Challenge
DraftKings Sportsbook MI is taking free entries into its Corona Bracket Beach Challenge.
Fill out your bracket by the start of Thursday’s games and compete for your share of $50,000.
The top scorer will receive $5,000, while prizes will be given to the top 7,755 places.
Scoring for the bracket will be:
- First Round Winner: 10 points
- Second Round Winner: 20 points
- Third Round Winner: 40 points
- Fourth Round Winner: 80 points
- Semifinal Winner: 160 points
- Championship Winner: 320 points
DraftKings will also be putting on a Millionaire Bracket Challenge, with $1 million going to the winner. However, that bracket contest requires a $100 entry fee.
You can also find a free bracket challenge for the Women’s NCAA Tournament for a chance to win a $100 top prize.
Visit the “Pools” section at DraftKings Sportsbook to enter any of the contests.
BetRivers Michigan Bracket Challenge
BetRivers Sportsbook MI will be putting on a free bracket challenge for March Madness.
Just sign up and make your picks. The more points you earn, the best your chances to earn a prize.
First place will receive $600, while second gets $300, third receives $200 and fourth wins $100.
$50 Visa Gift Cards will be distributed to 10 active players are random.
Scoring for the bracket challenge will be:
- First Round Winner: 1 points
- Second Round Winner: 2 points
- Third Round Winner: 4 points
- Fourth Round Winner: 8 points
- Semifinal Winner: 16 points
- Championship Winner: 32 points
Mike Morse law firm offering $1 million for perfect bracket
Outside of the Michigan online sportsbooks, you can win $1 million for a perfect bracket courtesy of Mike Morse Law Firm.
“Morse Madness” is a free-to-play pool where a perfect bracket earns you $1 million. If you correctly predict at least 60 of the 67 games, you win $25,000 in cash.
There will still be a bracket contest taking place regardless if anyone wins the top prizes. The bracket champion will win a one night stay at Hollywood Casino at Greektown with $150 food and beverage credit, as well as $300 spending money.
The worst bracket will receive $100 gift card.
A donation of $1 will be given to the Detroit Police Athletic League for each of the first 2,000 entries into Morse Madness.
To enter, visit the Morse Madness promotion on the Mike Morse Law Firm website.