Maryland Live is once again the casino that is top their state following the Arundel Mills resort generated more gaming revenue during the month of February than its new rival MGM National Harbor.
Maryland Live, billed as the family friendly casino in comparison to MGM National Harbor, saw the most gambling money come through its doors during February.
Collectively, their state’s six gambling enterprises pulled in $128.7 million in gross gaming win, Maryland’s second-best performance that is all-time. The record mark arrived in December after the grand opening of National Harbor led to a win of $133.5 million.
Maryland Live’s revenue totaled $46.29 million last month, narrowly edging MGM’s property that sits simply outside Washington, DC, at $45.77 million. The two casinos represented the lion’s share of gaming income, with Horseshoe Baltimore coming in a distant third with $22 million.
Three smaller regional gambling facilities, Hollywood Casino Perryville, Rocky Gap Casino Resort, while the Casino at Ocean Downs, posted a combined $14.6 million.
The Cordish Companies, the parent organization of Live that is headquartered in Maryland, credited its ‘family approach’ for the home retaking the top spot. In a statement the group also states being locally owned enables it to provide a better experience to clients, in what’s truly a slight jab at MGM.
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