Nearly a year after Churchill Downs first announced a deal, the Kentucky horse racing company finalized its purchase of Presque Isle Downs Casino in PA.
Churchill Downs, parent company of Presque Isle Downs Casino, submitted paperwork for a $10 million PA sports betting application last week.
Churchill Downs will apply for PA sports betting once its Presque Isle sale finalizes. In the meantime, it wants a New Jersey sportsbook by year’s end.
PGCB gave Stadium Casino and Presque Isle Downs approval for Pennsylvania online gambling. Presque Isle will launch next spring under the BetAmerica brand.
With two more PA casinos applying for interactive gaming licenses, it is time to ask about what happens to the leftover licenses.
It was a busy day for Churchill Downs, which both applied for a Pennsylvania online gambling license and assumed the license for Presque Isle Downs Casino.
Churchill Downs and Eldorado Resorts are putting the finishing touches on a deal that gives the Louisville company control of both Presque Isle and Lady Luck Nemacolin casinos.
August promotions at Pennsylvania casinos feature playing games with a chicken and playing some of your favorite games to win cash and prizes.
After a deal to buy a Mississippi casino fell through, Eldorado Resorts and Churchill Downs agreed to give operational control of Nemacolin Woods to CDI.
Monday’s Supreme Court decision opened the door for legalized sports betting across the nation. Following the news, Churchill Downs has been busy expanding its reach beyond just Pennsylvania.