Around the clock live-streaming “real money” online casino gambling — iGaming — is now available in Pennsylvania. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board said Thursday that Parx Casino in Bensalem and Penn Nartional’s Hollywood Casino near Hershey have been approved for internet gaming after several days of testing.
Pennsylvania reported a 1.8 percent annual increase in gambling revenue for the fiscal year ending June 30, boosted by last year’s launch of sports betting and fantasy sports contests.
July 15, 2019 Pennsylvania has big plans for Mini-Casinos. Before the first opens, the state wants to auction more licenses. Pennsylvania casino paid $127.7 million last year for five satellite casino licenses, and the first one is set to open next year. But state lawmakers are apparently still hungry for more license fees, and Pennsylvania is about to test the market again for the so-called mini-casinos.
June 25, 2019 Sports-betting handle in Pennsylvania in May fell for the second straight month since a peak of $44.5 million in March, though the first four days of online sports-betting action suggested a broader audience is just clicks away from joining in.
Casino Nights Live! hosted a virtual horse racing event in Ringwood, N.J. recently. The guests hooted and hollered as they rooted for their horse to cross the finish line before the other horses. Guests were treated to some nice snacks and drinks during the evening. Several guest won some nice prizes.
Casino Nights Live! hosted a casino event in Teaneck, N.J. on June 16. The guests had a great time playing Blackjack and Roulette while enjoying some lavish fun and listening to some rockin’ tunes.
It’s not too late to book that summer time event. We host casino parties, fund raisers, carnivals, and virtual horse racing events. We also provide DJs and other live entertainers.
On May 9, 2019, Casino Night Live! hosted a Bar Mitzvah in Wayne, N.J. Saturday night. All the kids had a great time playing Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, and Texas Hold’em Poker, as Justin celebrated his big day. Congratulations Justin!
On April 30, 2019, Casino Nights Live! hosted a rare Monday casino party yesterday in Wayne, N.J. The guests were treated to a rousing game of Blackjack with Felix, one of our best dealers.
Casino Nights Live! hosted a rare Monday casino event in Wayne, N.J. on Monday. Guests had a great time playing Blackjack with Felix, as they normally do.
Casino Nights Live! hosted yet another casino party in Philly Thursday. Guests were treated to all the excitement of Blackjack, Roulette, and Texas Hold’em Poker.
Casino Nights Live! hosted a carnival in Whippany, N.J. Thursday. The youngsters were treated to various carnival games, a magician, a tattoo artist, a caricaturist, and two face painters!
Last Saturday, we had a fundraiser in Birdsboro, PA. Keep following our blogs if you need and breathe exciting casino news!
Profits down 15% in expanded Atlantic City casino market Profits fell due to a decrease in operating costs of 15.4 percent or $582 million. The Washington Post stated, “The Borgata reported the biggest decline in profits, down 18.8% to $206 million, a figure that was about twice that of its nearest competitor. Caesars was down 15.4% to $79.6 million; Harrah’s was down 6.5% to $109.3 million; Bally’s was down 5.7% to $40.1 million, and Resorts was down 2.7% to $22.5 million.” http://bit.do/ePX3v
4/18/2019 Bruce Diefik, who blew through $70 million of his own money reopening the former Revel casino hotel in Atlantic City as the Ocean Casino Resort, died recently of injuries from a car crash in Denver. Deifik lost his stake in the property in January after the hedge fund Luxor took control of the property which Deifik purchased from Florida investor Glenn Straub for $229 million. The casino closed in 2014 after a series of bankruptcies (Amy Rosenberg, Philly.com). http://bit.do/ePXf8
4/18/2019 Sands casino fined. Sands casino was fined for allowing underage betting. Sands owes $235,000 in fees.
4/13/19 Don Basco’s Prep Casino Night!
On April 13th, we had a successful event at Don Basco’s with lots of casino games! There was a buffet with delicious food and a huge bar. This was our second annual event; thanks for everyone for coming to the party!