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Maryland Casinos Generate $143.8 Million in Revenue During September

Friday, October 5th, 2018

Casino gaming revenue contributes $59.5 million to the state

(BALTIMORE) – Maryland Lottery and Gaming today announced that September 2018 gaming revenues for the state’s six casinos totaled $143,780,258, an increase of $9,244,525 (6.9%) compared to the September 2017 total of $134,535,733.

Contributions to the State of Maryland from September 2018 casino gaming revenue totaled $59,532,953, including $44,633,988 for the Education Trust Fund. Casino gaming revenues also support local communities and jurisdictions where the six casinos are located, as well as Maryland’s horse racing industry.

Maryland has six privately owned casinos that offer both slot machines and table games: MGM National Harbor in Prince George’s County; Live! Casino & Hotel in Anne Arundel County; Horseshoe Casino Baltimore in Baltimore City; Hollywood Casino Perryville in Cecil County; Ocean Downs Casino in Worcester County; and Rocky Gap Casino Resort in Allegany County.

The September 2018 total of $143,780,258 was Maryland’s fourth-best all-time month of casino gaming revenue. Four of the six casinos saw year-over-year increases compared to their September 2017 gaming revenue totals:

MGM National Harbor (3,137 slot machines, 198 table games)
$54,426,900 in September 2018, an increase of $5,064,646 (10.3%) from September 2017.

Live! Casino & Hotel (3,969 slot machines, 202 table games)
$50,279,363 in September 2018, an increase of $3,319,231 (7.1%) from September 2017.

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore (2,199 slot machines, 167 table games)
$20,659,515 in September 2018, a decrease of $355,104 (1.6%) from September 2017.

Hollywood Casino Perryville (822 slot machines, 22 table games)
$6,266,162 in September 2018, an increase of $340,714 (5.8%) from September 2017.

Ocean Downs Casino (892 slot machines, 18 table games)
$7,500,834 in September 2018, an increase of $914,241 (13.9%) from September 2017.

Rocky Gap Casino Resort (657 slot machines, 17 table games)
$4,647,483 in September 2018, a decrease of $59,204 (1.3%) from September 2017.

Maryland Lottery and Gaming is responsible for oversight of the state’s casinos. In this role, the agency provides direction and guidance to its casino partners on financial, security, regulatory and licensing procedures for the facilities. To keep Marylanders informed and to maintain transparency of casino operations, monthly financial reports are posted on gaming.mdlottery.com. Maryland Lottery and Gaming reminds players to play responsibly and within their budget; resources are available at mdgamblinghelp.org or by calling 1-800-GAMBLER.

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SEPTEMBER 2018 CASINO NUMBERS

 

 



Maryland Casinos Generate $146.3 Million in Revenue During August

Thursday, September 6th, 2018

Casino gaming revenue contributes $60.4 million to the state

(BALTIMORE) – Maryland Lottery and Gaming today announced that August 2018 gaming revenues for the state’s six casinos totaled $146,291,028, an increase of $8,810,997 (6.4%) compared to the August 2017 total of $137,480,031.

Contributions to the State of Maryland from August 2018 casino gaming revenue totaled $60,365,283, including $45,281,456 for the Education Trust Fund. Casino gaming revenues also support local communities and jurisdictions where the six casinos are located, as well as Maryland’s horse racing industry.

Maryland has six privately owned casinos that offer both slot machines and table games: MGM National Harbor in Prince George’s County; Live! Casino & Hotel in Anne Arundel County; Horseshoe Casino Baltimore in Baltimore City; Hollywood Casino Perryville in Cecil County; Ocean Downs Casino in Worcester County; and Rocky Gap Casino Resort in Allegany County.

Five of the six casinos saw year-over-year increases compared to their August 2017 gaming revenue totals:

MGM National Harbor (3,133 slot machines, 198 table games)
$58,310,929 in August 2018, an increase of $5,435,121 (10.3%) from August 2017.

Live! Casino & Hotel (3,989 slot machines, 202 table games)
$47,048,526 in August 2018, an increase of $2,290,456 (5.1%) from August 2017.

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore (2,202 slot machines, 167 table games)
$21,018,572 in August 2018, a decrease of $803,129 (3.7%) from August 2017.

Hollywood Casino Perryville (822 slot machines, 22 table games)
$6,578,172 in August 2018, an increase of $325,379 (5.2%) from August 2017.

Ocean Downs Casino (892 slot machines, 18 table games)
$8,270,109 in August 2018, an increase of $1,326,530 (19.1%) from August 2017.

Rocky Gap Casino Resort (665 slot machines, 17 table games)
$5,064,720 in August 2018, an increase of $236,641 (4.9%) from August 2017.

Maryland Lottery and Gaming is responsible for oversight of the state’s casinos. In this role, the agency provides direction and guidance to its casino partners on financial, security, regulatory and licensing procedures for the facilities. To keep Marylanders informed and to maintain transparency of casino operations, monthly financial reports are posted on gaming.mdlottery.com. Maryland Lottery and Gaming reminds players to play responsibly and within their budget; resources are available at mdgamblinghelp.org or by calling 1-800-GAMBLER.

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AUGUST 2018 CASINO NUMBERS



Maryland Casinos Generate $146.5 Million in Revenue During July

Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

Casino gaming revenue contributes $60.6 million to the state

(BALTIMORE) – Maryland Lottery and Gaming today announced that July 2018 gaming revenues for the state’s six casinos totaled $146,498,031, an increase of 5.6% compared to the July 2017 total of $138,756,987.

Contributions to the State of Maryland from July 2018 casino gaming revenue totaled $60,564,399, including $45,415,176 for the Education Trust Fund. Casino gaming revenues also support local communities and jurisdictions where the six casinos are located, as well as Maryland’s horse racing industry.

Maryland has six privately owned casinos that offer both slot machines and table games: MGM National Harbor in Prince George’s County; Live! Casino & Hotel in Anne Arundel County; Horseshoe Casino Baltimore in Baltimore City; Hollywood Casino Perryville in Cecil County; Ocean Downs Casino in Worcester County; and Rocky Gap Casino Resort in Allegany County.

Four of the six casinos saw year-over-year increases compared to their July 2017 gaming revenue totals:

MGM National Harbor (2,954 slot machines, 187 table games)
$58,345,063 in July 2018, an increase of $7,572,821 (14.9%) from July 2017.

Live! Casino & Hotel (3,997 slot machines, 198 table games)
$47,725,739 in July 2018, an increase of $879,276 (1.0%) from July 2017.

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore (2,202 slot machines, 167 table games)
$20,446,574 in July 2018, a decrease of $2,545,430 (11.1%) from July 2017.

Hollywood Casino Perryville (822 slot machines, 22 table games)
$6,163,170 in July 2018, a decrease of $440,062 (6.7%) from July 2017.

Ocean Downs Casino (892 slot machines, 18 table games)
$8,656,484 in July 2018, an increase of $2,196,927 (34.0%) from July 2017.

Rocky Gap Casino Resort (664 slot machines, 17 table games)
$5,161,000 in July 2018, an increase of $77,514 (1.5%) from July 2017.

Maryland Lottery and Gaming is responsible for oversight of the state’s casinos. In this role, the agency provides direction and guidance to its casino partners on financial, security, regulatory and licensing procedures for the facilities. To keep Marylanders informed and to maintain transparency of casino operations, monthly financial reports are posted on gaming.mdlottery.com. Maryland Lottery and Gaming reminds players to play responsibly and within their budget; resources are available at mdgamblinghelp.org or by calling 1-800-GAMBLER.

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JULY 2018 CASINO NUMBERS



Maryland Casinos Generate $148.9 Million in Revenue During June

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

All six casinos report year-over-year increases for second consecutive month

(BALTIMORE) – Maryland Lottery and Gaming today announced that June 2018 gaming revenues for the state’s six casinos totaled $148,904,017, an increase of 14.1% compared to the June 2017 total of $130,480,062.

Maryland has six privately owned casinos: MGM National Harbor in Prince George’s County; Live! Casino & Hotel in Anne Arundel County; Horseshoe Casino Baltimore in Baltimore City; Hollywood Casino Perryville in Cecil County; Ocean Downs Casino in Worcester County; and Rocky Gap Casino Resort in Allegany County.

MGM National Harbor totaled $59,316,909 from both slot machines and table games in June. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day in June at MGM National Harbor was: $343.52 for slot machines, $6,414.40 for banked table games and $1,379.02 for non-banked table games. June 2018 revenue at MGM National Harbor increased by $9,181,275, or 18.3%, from June 2017. MGM National Harbor operates 2,961 slot machines and 180 (141 banked and 39 non-banked) table games.

Live! Casino & Hotel totaled $48,170,796 from both slot machines and table games in June. Live! Casino & Hotel’s gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $280.45 for slot machines, $2,976.58 for banked table games and $851.71 for non-banked table games. June 2018 revenue at Live! Casino & Hotel increased by $6,330,568, or 15.1%, from June 2017. Live! Casino & Hotel operates 3,997 slot machines and 198 (148 banked and 50 non-banked) table games.

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore totaled $22,832,478 from both slot machines and table games in June. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $198.24 for slot machines, $2,153.30 for banked table games and $602.14 for non-banked table games. Horseshoe Casino’s June 2018 revenue increased by $736,466, or 3.3%, from June 2017. Horseshoe Casino Baltimore operates 2,200 slot machines and 167 (144 banked and 23 non-banked) table games.

Hollywood Casino Perryville totaled $6,623,019 from both slot machines and table games in June. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $232.77 for slot machines, $1,888.31 for banked table games and $354.21 for non-banked table games. Hollywood Casino’s June 2018 revenue increased by $285,889, or 4.5%, from June 2017. Hollywood Casino Perryville operates 822 slot machines and 22 (14 banked and 8 non-banked) table games.

Ocean Downs Casino totaled $7,203,202 from slot machines and table games in June. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $241.11 for slot machines and $2,554.21 for banked table games. Ocean Downs Casino’s June 2018 revenue increased by $1,652,530, or 29.8%, from June 2017. Ocean Downs Casino operates 888 slot machines and 10 banked table games. The first table games at Ocean Downs Casino were introduced in December 2017. Ocean Downs Casino does not have non-banked table games.

Rocky Gap Casino Resort generated $4,757,613 from both slot machines and table games in June. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $208.01 for slot machines and $1,172.29 for banked table games. Rocky Gap Casino Resort’s June 2018 revenue increased by $237,228, or 5.2%, from June 2017. Rocky Gap Casino Resort operates 665 slot machines and 17 banked table games. Rocky Gap Casino Resort does not have non-banked table games.

Under Maryland law, casino revenue supports the Maryland Education Trust Fund, local impact grants, local jurisdictions, the state’s horse racing industry and the Maryland General Fund.

Maryland Lottery and Gaming is responsible for oversight of the state’s casinos. In this role, the agency provides direction and guidance to its casino partners on financial, security, regulatory and licensing procedures for the facilities. To keep Marylanders informed and to maintain transparency of casino operations, monthly financial reports are posted on gaming.mdlottery.com. Maryland Lottery and Gaming reminds players to play responsibly and within their budget; resources are available at mdgamblinghelp.org or by calling 1-800-GAMBLER.

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JUNE 2018 CASINO NUMBERS



Maryland Casinos Generate Record $156.5 Million in Revenue During May

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

State’s casino gaming revenue increases 14.7% year over year

(BALTIMORE) – Maryland Lottery and Gaming today announced that May 2018 gaming revenues for the state’s six casinos set a new single-month record of $156,555,593, an increase of 14.7% compared to the May 2017 total of $136,464,277.

Maryland has six privately owned casinos: MGM National Harbor in Prince George’s County; Live! Casino & Hotel in Anne Arundel County; Horseshoe Casino Baltimore in Baltimore City; Hollywood Casino Perryville in Cecil County; Ocean Downs Casino in Worcester County; and Rocky Gap Casino Resort in Allegany County.

The previous record month was March 2018, when the six casinos combined to generate $150,073,958 in gaming revenue. May 2018 was the fifth full month in which it was possible to make a direct year-over-year comparison including all six of the state’s casinos. MGM National Harbor opened on December 8, 2016.

“As our casino partners continue to innovate and add new amenities, it’s exciting that all six properties saw year-over-year increases in May,” said Maryland Lottery and Gaming Director Gordon Medenica. “We congratulate them on an excellent month and we’re looking forward to their continued success.”

MGM National Harbor totaled $62,300,446 from both slot machines and table games in May. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day in May at MGM National Harbor was: $375.78 for slot machines, $6,745.60 for banked table games and $1,435.11 for non-banked table games. May 2018 revenue at MGM National Harbor increased by $11,748,361, or 23.2%, from May 2017. MGM National Harbor operates 2,701 slot machines and 178 (139 banked and 39 non-banked) table games.

Live! Casino & Hotel totaled $52,021,319 from both slot machines and table games in May. Live! Casino & Hotel’s gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $289.10 for slot machines, $3,225.19 for banked table games and $845.65 for non-banked table games. May 2018 revenue at Live! Casino & Hotel increased by $6,130,908, or 13.4%, from May 2017. Live! Casino & Hotel operates 4,004 slot machines and 198 (148 banked and 50 non-banked) table games.

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore totaled $24,077,214 from both slot machines and table games in May. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $191.48 for slot machines, $2,330.83 for banked table games and $744.51 for non-banked table games. Horseshoe Casino’s May 2018 revenue increased by $482,264, or 2.0%, from May 2017. Horseshoe Casino Baltimore operates 2,200 slot machines and 168 (145 banked and 23 non-banked) table games.

Hollywood Casino Perryville totaled $6,786,329 from both slot machines and table games in May. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $232.02 for slot machines, $1,802.67 for banked table games and $366.77 for non-banked table games. Hollywood Casino’s May 2018 revenue increased by $428,276, or 6.7%, from May 2017. Hollywood Casino Perryville operates 822 slot machines and 22 (14 banked and 8 non-banked) table games.

Ocean Downs Casino totaled $6,432,590 from slot machines and table games in May. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $212.81 for slot machines and $1,749.13 for banked table games. Ocean Downs Casino’s May 2018 revenue increased by $1,114,255, or 21.0%, from May 2017. Ocean Downs Casino operates 892 slot machines and 10 banked table games. The first table games at Ocean Downs Casino were introduced in December 2017. Ocean Downs Casino does not have non-banked table games.

Rocky Gap Casino Resort generated $4,937,695 from both slot machines and table games in May. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $207.25 for slot machines and $1,253.88 for banked table games. Rocky Gap Casino Resort’s May 2018 revenue increased by $187,252, or 3.9%, from May 2017. Rocky Gap Casino Resort operates 665 slot machines and 17 banked table games. Rocky Gap Casino Resort does not have non-banked table games.

Under Maryland law, casino revenue supports the Maryland Education Trust Fund, local impact grants, local jurisdictions, the state’s horse racing industry and the Maryland General Fund.

Maryland Lottery and Gaming is responsible for oversight of the state’s casinos. In this role, the agency provides direction and guidance to its casino partners on financial, security, regulatory and licensing procedures for the facilities. To keep Marylanders informed and to maintain transparency of casino operations, monthly financial reports are posted on gaming.mdlottery.com. Maryland Lottery and Gaming reminds players to play responsibly and within their budget; resources are available at mdgamblinghelp.org or by calling 1-800-GAMBLER.

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MAY 2018 CASINO NUMBERS



Maryland Casinos Generate $143.5 Million in Revenue During April

Monday, May 7th, 2018

Casino gaming revenue increases 5.7% year over year

(BALTIMORE) – Maryland Lottery and Gaming today announced that April 2018 gaming revenues for the state’s six casinos totaled $143,491,191, an increase of 5.7% from the April 2017 total of $135,714,016.

Maryland has six privately owned casinos: MGM National Harbor in Prince George’s County; Live! Casino in Anne Arundel County; Horseshoe Casino Baltimore in Baltimore City; Hollywood Casino Perryville in Cecil County; Ocean Downs Casino in Worcester County; and Rocky Gap Casino Resort in Allegany County.

April 2018 was the fourth full month in which it was possible to make a direct year-over-year comparison including all six of the state’s casinos. MGM National Harbor opened on December 8, 2016.

MGM National Harbor totaled $57,743,500 from both slot machines and table games in April. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day in April at MGM National Harbor was: $373.30 for slot machines, $6,393.65 for banked table games and $1,462.91 for non-banked table games. April 2018 revenue at MGM National Harbor increased by $7,799,426, or 15.6%, from April 2017. MGM National Harbor operates 2,705 slot machines and 173 (134 banked and 39 non-banked) table games.

Live! Casino totaled $46,801,613 from both slot machines and table games in April. Live! Casino’s gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $260.70 for slot machines, $3,475.10 for banked table games and $833.78 for non-banked table games. April 2018 revenue at Live! Casino increased by $1,499,904, or 3.3%, from April 2017. Live! Casino operates 4,007 slot machines and 186 (136 banked and 50 non-banked) table games.

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore totaled $21,758,466 from both slot machines and table games in April. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $209.00 for slot machines, $1,777.78 for banked table games and $755.35 for non-banked table games. Horseshoe Casino’s April 2018 revenue decreased by $2,834,247, or 11.5%, from April 2017. Horseshoe Casino Baltimore operates 2,152 slot machines and 168 (145 banked and 23 non-banked) table games.

Hollywood Casino Perryville totaled $6,921,776 from both slot machines and table games in April. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $239.41 for slot machines, $2,369.71 for banked table games and $386.19 for non-banked table games. Hollywood Casino’s April 2018 revenue increased by $468,948, or 7.3%, from April 2017. Hollywood Casino Perryville operates 822 slot machines and 21 (13 banked and 8 non-banked) table games.

Ocean Downs Casino totaled $5,545,463 from slot machines and table games in April. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $188.20 for slot machines and $1,668.17 for banked table games. Ocean Downs Casino’s April 2018 revenue increased by $714,949, or 14.8%, from April 2017. Ocean Downs Casino operates 892 slot machines and 10 banked table games. The first table games at Ocean Downs Casino were introduced in December 2017. Ocean Downs Casino does not have non-banked table games.

Rocky Gap Casino Resort generated $4,720,374 from both slot machines and table games in April. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $204.74 for slot machines and $1,235.29 for banked table games. Rocky Gap Casino Resort’s April 2018 revenue increased by $128,195, or 2.8%, from April 2017. Rocky Gap Casino Resort operates 665 slot machines and 17 banked table games. Rocky Gap Casino Resort does not have non-banked table games.

Under Maryland law, casino revenue supports the Maryland Education Trust Fund, local impact grants, local jurisdictions, the state’s horse racing industry and the Maryland General Fund.

Maryland Lottery and Gaming is responsible for oversight of the state’s casinos. In this role, the agency provides direction and guidance to its casino partners on financial, security, regulatory and licensing procedures for the facilities. To keep Marylanders informed and to maintain transparency of casino operations, monthly financial reports are posted on gaming.mdlottery.com. Maryland Lottery and Gaming reminds players to play responsibly and within their budget; resources are available at mdgamblinghelp.org or by calling 1-800-GAMBLER.

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APRIL 2018 CASINO NUMBERS



Maryland Casinos Set New Record of $150.1 Million in Revenue During March

Thursday, April 5th, 2018

Casino revenue increases 6.3% year over year

(BALTIMORE) – Maryland Lottery and Gaming today announced that March 2018 gaming revenues for the state’s six casinos established a new single-month record of $150,073,958. The figure is a 6.3% increase from the March 2017 total of $141,166,114, which was the previous record month.

Maryland has six privately owned casinos: MGM National Harbor in Prince George’s County; Live! Casino in Anne Arundel County; Horseshoe Casino Baltimore in Baltimore City; Hollywood Casino Perryville in Cecil County; Ocean Downs Casino in Worcester County; and Rocky Gap Casino Resort in Allegany County.

March 2018 was the third full month in which it was possible to make a direct year-over-year comparison including all six of the state’s casinos. MGM National Harbor opened on December 8, 2016.

“We are incredibly proud of the performance of Maryland’s casino industry,” said Maryland Lottery and Gaming Director Gordon Medenica. “The state’s casinos employ more than 7,000 people who work hard every day to make this success possible. We also thank the thousands of players and customers who have found Maryland’s casinos to be such an enjoyable and exciting entertainment option.”

MGM National Harbor set a new single-month record of $60,446,025 from both slot machines and table games in March. The casino’s previous record month was $56,575,869 in December 2017. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day in March at MGM National Harbor was: $386.74 for slot machines, $6,316.19 for banked table games and $1,574.37 for non-banked table games. March 2018 revenue at MGM National Harbor increased by $9,196,232 or 17.9%, from March 2017. MGM National Harbor operates 2,692 slot machines and 173 (134 banked and 39 non-banked) table games.

Live! Casino totaled $47,029,736 from both slot machines and table games in March. Live! Casino’s gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $254.11 for slot machines, $3,791.79 for banked table games and $968.48 for non-banked table games. March 2018 revenue at Live! Casino increased by $403,386 or 0.9%, from March 2017. Live! Casino operates 3,747 slot machines and 186 (136 banked and 50 non-banked) table games.

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore totaled $24,865,345 from both slot machines and table games in March. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $231.32 for slot machines, $1,935.68 for banked table games and $845.17 for non-banked table games. Horseshoe Casino’s March 2018 revenue decreased by $2,102,116, or 7.8%, from March 2017. Horseshoe Casino Baltimore operates 2,100 slot machines and 175 (154 banked and 21 non-banked) table games.

Hollywood Casino Perryville totaled $7,114,084 from both slot machines and table games in March. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $239.54 for slot machines, $2,235.75 for banked table games and $437.24 for non-banked table games. Hollywood Casino’s March 2018 revenue increased by $165,161, or 2.4%, from March 2017. Hollywood Casino Perryville operates 822 slot machines and 21 (13 banked and 8 non-banked) table games.

Ocean Downs Casino totaled $5,896,147 from slot machines and table games in March. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $196.54 for slot machines and $1,509.93 for banked table games. Ocean Downs Casino’s March 2018 revenue increased by $1,223,826, or 26.2%, from March 2017. Ocean Downs Casino operates 890 slot machines and 10 banked table games. The first table games at Ocean Downs Casino were introduced in December 2017. Ocean Downs Casino does not have non-banked table games.

Rocky Gap Casino Resort generated $4,722,622 from both slot machines and table games in March. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $198.40 for slot machines and $1,191.47 for banked table games. Rocky Gap Casino Resort’s March 2018 revenue increased by $21,356, or 0.5%, from March 2017. Rocky Gap Casino Resort operates 665 slot machines and 17 banked table games. Rocky Gap Casino Resort does not have non-banked table games.

Under Maryland law, casino revenue supports the Maryland Education Trust Fund, local impact grants, local jurisdictions, the state’s horse racing industry and the Maryland General Fund. March 2018 contributions to the state from all six Maryland casinos and fiscal year-to-date totals are documented in the attached spreadsheets and available online (click HERE).

Maryland Lottery and Gaming is responsible for oversight of the state’s casinos. In this role, the agency provides direction and guidance to its casino partners on financial, security, regulatory and licensing procedures for the facilities. To keep Marylanders informed and to maintain transparency of casino operations, monthly financial reports are posted on gaming.mdlottery.com. Maryland Lottery and Gaming reminds players to play responsibly and within their budget; resources are available at mdgamblinghelp.org or by calling 1-800-GAMBLER.

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MARCH 2018 CASINO NUMBERS



Maryland Casinos Generate $136.6 Million in Revenue During February

Monday, March 5th, 2018

Casino revenue increases 6.1% year over year

(BALTIMORE) – Maryland Lottery and Gaming today announced February 2018 revenue numbers for the state’s six casinos: MGM National Harbor in Prince George’s County; Live! Casino in Anne Arundel County; Horseshoe Casino Baltimore in Baltimore City; Hollywood Casino Perryville in Cecil County; Ocean Downs Casino in Worcester County; and Rocky Gap Casino Resort in Allegany County.

Maryland’s casinos totaled $136,571,280 in revenue during February 2018. The total was an increase of $7,857,837, or 6.1%, compared to the February 2017 figure of $128,713,443. February 2018 marked the second full month in which it was possible to make a direct year-over-year comparison including all six of the state’s casinos. MGM National Harbor opened on December 8, 2016. January 2018 revenues were up 1.2% year over year.

MGM National Harbor totaled $53,112,941 from both slot machines and table games in February. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day in February at MGM National Harbor was: $375.18 for slot machines, $6,116.80 for banked table games and $1,560.90 for non-banked table games. February 2018 revenue at MGM National Harbor increased by $7,343,871, or 16.0%, from February 2017. MGM National Harbor operates 2,706 slot machines and 173 (134 banked and 39 non-banked) table games.

Live! Casino totaled $46,992,205 from both slot machines and table games in February. Live! Casino’s gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $282.40 for slot machines, $4,026.72 for banked table games and $919.77 for non-banked table games. February 2018 revenue at Live! Casino increased by $700,914, or 1.5%, from February 2017. Live! Casino operates 3,835 slot machines and 186 (136 banked and 50 non-banked) table games.

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore totaled $21,439,974 from both slot machines and table games in February. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $204.33 for slot machines, $1,931.35 for banked table games and $848.53 for non-banked table games. Horseshoe Casino’s February 2018 revenue decreased by $591,169, or 2.7%, from February 2017. Horseshoe Casino Baltimore operates 2,202 slot machines and 175 (154 banked and 21 non-banked) table games.

Hollywood Casino Perryville totaled $5,882,162 from both slot machines and table games in February. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $221.56 for slot machines, $1,867.69 for banked table games and $456.23 for non-banked table games. Hollywood Casino’s February 2018 revenue decreased by $328,662, or 5.3%, from February 2017. Hollywood Casino Perryville operates 822 slot machines and 21 (13 banked and 8 non-banked) table games.

Ocean Downs Casino totaled $4,952,837 from slot machines and table games in February. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $180.58 for slot machines and $1,573.57 for banked table games. Ocean Downs Casino’s February 2018 revenue increased by $906,647, or 22.4%, from February 2017. Ocean Downs Casino operates 891 slot machines and 10 banked table games. The first table games at Ocean Downs Casino were introduced in December 2017. Ocean Downs Casino does not have non-banked table games.

Rocky Gap Casino Resort generated $4,191,161 from both slot machines and table games in February. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $196.43 for slot machines and $1,107.32 for banked table games. Rocky Gap Casino Resort’s February 2018 revenue decreased by $173,764, or 4.0%, from February 2017. Rocky Gap Casino Resort operates 665 slot machines and 17 banked table games. Rocky Gap Casino Resort does not have non-banked table games.

Under Maryland law, casino revenue supports the Maryland Education Trust Fund, local impact grants, local jurisdictions, the state’s horse racing industry and the Maryland General Fund.

Maryland Lottery and Gaming is responsible for oversight of the state’s casinos. In this role, the agency provides direction and guidance to its casino partners on financial, security, regulatory and licensing procedures for the facilities. To keep Marylanders informed and to maintain transparency of casino operations, monthly financial reports are posted on gaming.mdlottery.com. Maryland Lottery and Gaming reminds players to play responsibly and within their budget; resources are available at mdgamblinghelp.org or by calling 1-800-GAMBLER.

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FEBRUARY 2018 CASINO NUMBERS



Maryland Casinos Generate $127.8 Million in Revenue During January

Monday, February 5th, 2018

Casino revenue increases 1.2% year over year

(BALTIMORE) – Maryland Lottery and Gaming today announced January 2018 revenue numbers for the state’s six casinos: Hollywood Casino Perryville in Cecil County, Horseshoe Casino Baltimore in Baltimore City, Ocean Downs Casino in Worcester County, Live! Casino in Anne Arundel County, Rocky Gap Casino Resort in Allegany County and MGM National Harbor in Prince George’s County.

Maryland’s casinos totaled $127,784,456 in revenue during January 2018. The total was an increase of $1,571,700, or 1.2%, compared to the January 2017 figure of $126,212,756. January 2018 marked the first full month in which it was possible to make a direct year-over-year comparison including all six of the state’s casinos. MGM National Harbor opened on December 8, 2016.

MGM National Harbor totaled $50,247,449 from both slot machines and table games in January. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day in January at MGM National Harbor was: $316.81 for slot machines, $5,241.82 for banked table games and $1,503.69 for non-banked table games. January 2018 revenue at MGM National Harbor increased by $1,419,314, or 2.9%, from January 2017. MGM National Harbor operates 2,710 slot machines and 173 (134 banked and 39 non-banked) table games.

Live! Casino totaled $43,542,645 from both slot machines and table games in January. Live! Casino’s gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $240.63 for slot machines, $3,197.08 for banked table games and $849.69 for non-banked table games. January 2018 revenue at Live! Casino decreased by $456,806, or 1.0%, from January 2017. Live! Casino operates 3,850 slot machines and 186 (136 banked and 50 non-banked) table games.

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore totaled $20,070,733 from both slot machines and table games in January. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $174.65 for slot machines, $1,604.27 for banked table games and $713.82 for non-banked table games. Horseshoe Casino’s January 2018 revenue decreased by $146,001, or 0.7%, from January 2017. Horseshoe Casino Baltimore operates 2,202 slot machines and 175 (154 banked and 21 non-banked) table games.

Hollywood Casino Perryville totaled $5,698,632 from both slot machines and table games in January. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $191.00 for slot machines, $1,812.73 for banked table games and $390.94 for non-banked table games. Hollywood Casino’s January 2018 revenue decreased by $71,337, or 1.2%, from January 2017. Hollywood Casino Perryville operates 822 slot machines and 21 (13 banked and 8 non-banked) table games.

Ocean Downs Casino totaled $4,543,123 from slot machines and table games in January. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $143.15 for slot machines and $1,865.01 for banked table games. Ocean Downs Casino’s January 2018 revenue increased by $866,852, or 23.6%, from January 2017. Ocean Downs Casino operates 892 slot machines and 10 banked table games. Ocean Downs Casino introduced its first table games in December 2017, and does not have non-banked table games.

Rocky Gap Casino Resort generated $3,681,874 from both slot machines and table games in January. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $151.60 for slot machines and $1,044.09 for banked table games. Rocky Gap Casino Resort’s January 2018 revenue decreased by $40,321, or 1.1%, from January 2017. Rocky Gap Casino Resort operates 665 slot machines and 17 banked table games. Rocky Gap does not have non-banked table games.

Under Maryland law, casino revenue supports the Maryland Education Trust Fund, local impact grants, local jurisdictions, the state’s horse racing industry and the Maryland General Fund.

Maryland Lottery and Gaming is responsible for oversight of the state’s casinos. In this role, the agency provides direction and guidance to its casino partners on financial, security, regulatory and licensing procedures for the facilities. To keep Marylanders informed and to maintain transparency of casino operations, monthly financial reports are posted on gaming.mdlottery.com. Maryland Lottery and Gaming reminds players to play responsibly and within their budget; resources are available at mdgamblinghelp.org or by calling 1-800-GAMBLER.

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Maryland Casinos Generate $141 Million in Revenue During December

Friday, January 5th, 2018

State’s six casinos have second-best month

(BALTIMORE) – Maryland Lottery and Gaming today announced December 2017 revenue numbers for the state’s six casinos: Hollywood Casino Perryville in Cecil County, Horseshoe Casino Baltimore in Baltimore City, Ocean Downs Casino in Worcester County, Live! Casino in Anne Arundel County, Rocky Gap Casino Resort in Allegany County and MGM National Harbor in Prince George’s County.

Maryland’s casinos totaled $141,034,126 in revenue during December 2017, the second-best month since casino gaming in the state began in September 2010. The total was an increase of $7,556,420, or 5.7%, compared to the December 2016 figure of $133,477,706. MGM National Harbor opened on December 8, 2016, thus December 2017 was the first month in which it was possible for a year-over-year comparison to include all six of the state’s casinos.

MGM National Harbor totaled $56,575,869 from both slot machines and table games in December. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day in December at MGM National Harbor was: $330.82 for slot machines, $6,179.89 for banked table games and $1,593.03 for non-banked table games. MGM National Harbor operates 2,821 slot machines and 173 (134 banked and 39 non-banked) table games. December 2017 revenue at MGM National Harbor increased by $14,641,841, or 34.9%, from December 2016.

Live! Casino totaled $47,199,454 from both slot machines and table games in December. Live! Casino’s gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $259.22 for slot machines, $3,493.70 for banked table games and $876.55 for non-banked table games. December 2017 revenue at Live! Casino decreased by $832,603, or 1.7%, from December 2016. Live! Casino operates 3,868 slot machines and 186 (136 banked and 50 non-banked) table games.

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore totaled $23,962,236 from both slot machines and table games in December. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $190.00 for slot machines, $2,185.10 for banked table games and $772.23 for non-banked table games. Horseshoe Casino’s December 2017 revenue decreased by $5,787,045, or 19.5%, from December 2016. Horseshoe Casino Baltimore operates 2,202 slot machines and 177 (154 banked and 23 non-banked) table games.

Hollywood Casino Perryville totaled $5,757,830 from both slot machines and table games in December. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $190.99 for slot machines, $1,960.56 for banked table games and $404.33 for non-banked table games. Hollywood Casino’s December 2017 revenue decreased by $337,133, or 5.5%, from December 2016. Hollywood Casino Perryville operates 822 slot machines and 21 (13 banked and 8 non-banked) table games.

On December 29, Ocean Downs Casino opened its expanded gaming floor, including the introduction of the property’s first table games. Ocean Downs Casino totaled $3,748,454 from slot machines and table games in December. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $139.51 for slot machines and $2,697.60 for banked table games. Ocean Downs Casino’s December 2017 revenue decreased by $369,179, or 9.0%, from December 2016. Ocean Downs Casino operates 853 slot machines and 10 banked table games. Ocean Downs does not have non-banked table games. (Ocean Downs’ slot machine count was temporarily reduced for part of December due to construction related to the casino’s expansion.)

Rocky Gap Casino Resort generated $3,790,283 from both slot machines and table games in December. Gross gaming revenue per unit per day was: $154.92 for slot machines and $1,122.14 for banked table games. Rocky Gap Casino Resort’s December 2017 revenue increased by $240,539, or 6.8%, from December 2016. Rocky Gap Casino Resort operates 665 slot machines and 17 banked table games. Rocky Gap does not have non-banked table games.

Under Maryland law, casino revenue supports the Maryland Education Trust Fund, local impact grants, local jurisdictions, the state’s horse racing industry and the Maryland General Fund.

Maryland Lottery and Gaming is responsible for oversight of the state’s casinos. In this role, the agency provides direction and guidance to its casino partners on financial, security, regulatory and licensing procedures for the facilities. To keep Marylanders informed and to maintain transparency of casino operations, monthly financial reports are posted on gaming.mdlottery.com. Maryland Lottery and Gaming reminds players to play responsibly and within their budget; resources are available at mdgamblinghelp.org or by calling 1-800-GAMBLER.

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