Pennsylvania’s casinos provide the latest gaming machines and tables, plus possible access to on-site racing venues for additional betting. Many casinos are also entertainment hubs that offer access to concert and show venues and a wealth of exquisite dining options.
Try your luck at one of the 17 Pennsylvania casinos below, where you’ll be sure to pocket many fond memories, if not loads of winnings.
1. HARRAH’S PHILADELPHIA
Catch live harness-racing action at Harrah’s Philadelphia and watch races broadcast live daily from major tracks in their indoor waging area. If you prefer slots or table games, their casino has 1,700 slot machines, 45 sportsbook machines, table poker and video poker machines, and a variety of table games including roulette, craps, and blackjack. Need a break from the action? Their five restaurants offer a variety of fresh food and ready-to-go-regional favorites, from Philly cheesesteaks to Asian fusion.
2. HOLLYWOOD CASINO AT PENN NATIONAL RACE COURSE
Visit the Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course and try your luck at a few of their 1,750 slot machines or the 50+ table games. Snag a box seat at the track where live races take place on select days at 6PM. If you can’t catch a live race, keep an eye out for one of the casino’s many simulcast races.
3. LADY LUCK CASINO NEMACOLIN
Located on the grounds of the lovely Nemacolin resort, the Lady Luck Casino Nemacolin features 600 slot, keno, and video poker machines in a wide range of denominations, as well as dozens of table games. Adding to the fun, they offer several, seasonally themed promotions throughout the year. Take a break from the action with some good old pub drinks and home-style cooking at The Lone Wolf on-site restaurant.
4. HOLLYWOOD CASINO AT THE MEADOWS
With year-round harness racing, more than 2,500 slot machines, 65+ table games, and a variety of entertainment options including a 24-lane bowling alley and live performances featuring local and national performing artists, Hollywood Casino At The Meadows offers players one of the largest casino floors on the East Coast. Whether in the mood for food hall dining, trackside eats, or surf and turf from an award-winning steakhouse, The Meadows has a variety of dining options to satisfy your palate.
5. MOHEGAN PENNSYLVANIA
With 82,000 square feet of gaming space featuring 1,900 slot machines, 50 table games and a 218-room, 20-suite hotel, Mohegan Pennsylvania offers countless opportunities for gaming fun. The unique architecture of the hotel and entertainment center is inspired by the landscape, flora, wildlife, natural resources, and personality of the Susquehanna River Valley.
6. MOUNT AIRY CASINO RESORT
As a AAA Four Diamond Casino Resort, the Mount Airy Casino delivers a four-star experience offering 24/7 fun in the Poconos. With nearly 1,700 slot machines, 70+ table games including blackjack, craps, roulette and Baccarat, and 12 tables of poker games, the fun is just beginning. The resort has a wide variety of additional attractions including an 18-hole championship golf course, a luxurious spa and salon, and a 51,000-square-foot indoor and outdoor pool space. Try the buffet to savor a variety of gourmet dishes, including carving, salad, seafood, and dessert stations.
7. PARX CASINO AND RACING
With state-of-the-art gaming, thoroughbred racing, live entertainment, thrilling promotions, and exciting events, the 260,000 square foot Parx Casino and adjacent 280,000 square foot Parx East, home to Parx Racing, provides plenty of thrilling action. There are more than 3,000 slot machines, nearly 150 live gaming tables, live and simulcast racing action, and a cutting-edge, 48-table poker room with weekly tournaments and high limit action to try your luck. Their dining options range from upscale, award-winning cuisine to fast, on-the-go options.
8. PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS & CASINO
More than 1,500 slot machines with denominations ranging from a penny to $100 light up the casino and racetrack at Presque Isle Downs & Casino. If table games are more your style, they offer more than 30 games including Roulette, Blackjack and Craps or watch and wager on all the big game sports action on their big screen TVs at their TwinSpires Sportsbook featuring 50 self-serve sports betting kiosks offering different betting options. Take a break from the action at one of their fun and delicious on-site restaurants.
9. RIVERS CASINO PITTSBURGH
The Rivers Casino Pittsburgh is a slots player’s paradise with more than 2,300 unique slot machines ranging from penny to High Limit slots. They ramp up the excitement with more than 100 table games including Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, Three Card Poker, Four Card Poker, Ultimate Texas Hold'em, Mississippi Stud, Big Six, Baccarat, and PaiGow Poker, while their Poker Room is home of the Highest Bad Beat Jackpot in U.S. The casino features a variety of restaurants and bars to choose from featuring pastas, steaks, salads, and authentic Asian cuisine.
10. WIND CREEK BETHLEHEM
Wind Creek Bethlehem (formerly Sands Bethlehem) is located on the site of the historic, former Bethlehem Steel plant. It is home to more than 2,000 slot machines, 150+ table games including blackjack, roulette, three card poker and, Caribbean stud poker, and a variety of dining, shopping, and entertainment options. Shop at The Outlets at Wind Creek Bethlehem or dine at one of the resort’s restaurants, including Steelworks Buffet & Grill, Chopstick, and Urban Table.
11. RIVERS CASINO PHILADELPHIA
Located on the site of a vacant sugar refinery on the Delaware River, Rivers Casino Philadelphia (formerly Sugar House Casino) has nearly 1,550 slot machines from old-school classics to hot, new favorites and ranging from penny machines to High Rollers. They have close to 80 table games and 65+ hybrid seats featuring games such as blackjack, craps, and Spanish 21. Dine indoor or outdoor at Jack’s Bar & Grill where American dishes pair nicely with views of the Delaware River.
12. VALLEY FORGE CASINO RESORT
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Valley Forge Casino Resort has more than 850 slot machines and 50 live gaming tables including roulette, craps, and Spanish 21. Plan to spend the night at the resort where visitors can also hang out at an outdoor garden pool with views of Valley Forge National Historical Park and chow down at different fine dining and casual restaurants.
13. LIVE! CASINO HOTEL PHILADELPHIA
Located in Philadelphia’s stadium district, Live! Casino Hotel Philadelphia offers best-in-class dining and entertainment, world-class gaming, and hotel accommodations. With more than 2,000 slot machines, 134 live action table games, and a poker room, the casino offers a variety of games to accommodate every level of play. Choose from a selection of restaurants with cuisine inspired from locations around the world. Don’t miss the live entertainment at the casino’s Center Bar, happening on select nights throughout the year.
14. LIVE! CASINO PITTSBURGH
With 750 slot machines, more than 40 live action table games, and a poker room that’s open 24/7, Live! Casino Pittsburgh provides a spectacular experience for visitors. Located at the Westmoreland Mall, the location offers gaming, dining, and live entertainment events.
15. HOLLYWOOD CASINO YORK
The fun never ends at Hollywood Casino York with 500 slot machines (and 70 more soon to arrive) and 24 table games including craps, roulette, Spanish 21, and blackjack. In addition, there’s always a watch party at Barstool Sportsbook where you can watch collegiate and professional sports team on their giant, high-def, multi-screen, video wall. Grab a quick bite or sit down and enjoy with friends at the Classic Grille serving everything from breakfast to salads and burgers to late night snacks.
16. HOLLYWOOD CASINO MORGANTOWN
Enjoy 750 of the hottest slots, your favorite table games, fabulous dining, and Asian inspired tables and cuisine at Hollywood Casino Morgantown. Join the celebration of the casino’s new slots including the hottest new slots and old favorites. Pull up a seat at one of their 30 table games where you can play blackjack, craps, roulette, and Cajun stud, among other thrilling games, or at their Barstool Sportsbook where you’ll find large-screen HDTVs throughout so you won’t miss a second of the action, interactive games, leather recliners, and full-service restaurant serving up a wide range of fan favorites.
17. PARX CASINO SHIPPENSBURG
As Pennsylvania’s newest “mini-casino,” Parx Casino Shippensburg offers 73,000 square feet of thrilling action. Take a spin on your choice of more than 500 of the most popular slots including Cherry Bomb, Diamond Cherry Bomb, Wicked Wheel Panda, and Buffalo Chief. Their 48 electronic table games terminals feature blackjack, roulette and three card poker with live dealers dealing real cards and spinning a real roulette wheel. Whether in the mood for some quick “grab n go” foods or a delicious meal, their three restaurants have you covered.
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