PA Table Games Revenue Increases 4.2% In June

                PA Table Games Revenue Increases 4.2% In June

PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 16, 2013

Total gaming revenue for Fiscal Year 2012-13 totaled $3.14 billion for 2^nd
consecutive year

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Revenue from table
games play at 11 Pennsylvania casinos was $59.5 million in June 2013,
according to a report released today by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control
Board. That represented a 4.2% increase in revenue from table games during
June of this year compared to June of 2012.

The monthly report, posted on the Board's web site,, also shows $8.5 million in tax revenue was
generated from table games this June.

Gross table games revenue for each of the casinos operating in both June 2013
and June 2012 is as follows:

                                  June   June 2013   June        June 2012
Casino                            2013   Gross       2012 Tables Gross Revenue
                                  Tables Revenue
Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem     183    $16,957,943 152         $12,673,927
Parx Casino                       166    $9,103,452  182         $8,850,173
SugarHouse Casino                 58     $6,726,150  54          $6,558,316
Harrah's Philadelphia Casino and  121    $6,263,498  125         $5,845,083
Rivers Casino                     114    $4,908,548  115         $5,040,194
Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs       84     $3,688,617  84          $3,401,159
Hollywood Casino at Penn National 69     $2,826,922  69          $3,388,370
Race Course
The Meadows Racetrack and Casino  80     $2,826,564  80          $4,469,122
Valley Forge Casino Resort        50     $2,716,967  50          $2,294,088
Mount Airy Casino Resort          72     $2,461,819  71          $3,326,529
Presque Isle Downs and Casino     46     $1,001,539  53          $1,213,352
Statewide Total                   1,043  $59,482,019 1,035       $57,060,313

The June figure boosted total table games revenue during the 2012-13 Fiscal
Year to just over $713 million, an increase of 7.4% over the previous state
Fiscal Year. Total tax revenue from table games during Fiscal Year 2012-13 of
$103 million.

Gross table game revenue comparison for each casino for the 2012-13 and
2011-12 Fiscal Years is as follows:

                                           Gross Table Games Gross Table Games
Casino                                     Revenue           Revenue
                                           FY 2012-13        FY 2011-12
Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem              $165,378,077      $127,821,722
Parx Casino                                $110,307,984      $116,911,523
SugarHouse Casino                          $85,318,943       $81,208,409
Harrah's Philadelphia Casino and Racetrack $80,330,840       $80,480,429
Rivers Casino                              $69,280,996       $70,005,270
Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs                $42,923,506       $43,111,764
Mount Airy Casino Resort                   $39,224,667       $41,128,585
Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race     $37,810,041       $38,859,037
The Meadows Racetrack and Casino           $35,983,833       $35,683,635
Valley Forge Casino Resort                 $31,583,280       $7,119,049
Presque Isle Downs and Casino              $14,956,139       $21,525,250
Statewide Total                            $713,098,307      $663,854,672

The Board also is providing a comparison of total gaming revenues for all
Fiscal Years since casino gaming began in November 2006. Pennsylvania casinos
operated just slot machines from November 2006 until July 2010 when table
games were added.

Combined with the slot machine revenue generated in 2012-13, total combined
revenue from casino gaming was $3,141,938,960 which closely matched the total
gaming revenue in the 2011-12 Fiscal Year of $3,140,629,989.

Combined tax revenue from slot machines and table games for the 2012-2013
Fiscal Year was $1,411,551,329.

State Fiscal Years Gross Slot Machine Gross Table Games Total Gaming
(July 1 – June 30) Revenue            Revenue           Revenue
2006-07            $454,579,636       --                $454,579,636
2007-08            $1,404,753,259     --                $1,404,753,259
2008-09            $1,754,002,790     --                $1,754,002,790
2009-10            $2,164,839,765     --                $2,164,839,765
2010-11            $2,346,641,869     $507,711,162      $2,854,353,031
2011-12            $2,476,775,317     $663,854,672      $3,140,629,989
2012-13            $2,428,840,653     $713,098,307      $3,141,938,960
TOTAL              $13,030,433,289    $1,884,664,141    $14,915,097,430

About the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board:
The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board was established in 2004 with the passage
of Act 71, also known as the Race Horse Development and Gaming Act.
Pennsylvania's first new state agency in nearly 30 years, the Gaming Control
Board is tasked to oversee all aspects of the state's casino industry. The 11
casinos in operation all offer both slot machine and table game gambling,
employ over 16,000 people, and collectively generate an average of $4 million
per day in tax revenue. A portion of that money is used for property tax
reduction to all Pennsylvania homeowners; provide funds to the Commonwealth's
horse racing industry, fire companies, a statewide water and sewer project
grant program, and the state's General Fund; and, established a new stream of
tax revenue to local governments that host casinos for community projects.

A wealth of information about the Gaming Control Board's regulatory efforts
and Pennsylvania's gaming industry can be found at At this website, visitors can watch Board
meetings live or view videos of past meetings, look up future meeting
schedules and past meeting transcripts, obtain information on identifying a
gambling problem and gaining assistance, access an interactive map of casino
locations, request a speaker for their group, along with much more
information. You can also follow the agency on Twitter by choosing

CONTACT: Doug Harbach or Richard McGarvey: (717) 346-8321

SOURCE Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board

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