Maryland Live is once again the top casino in their state after the Arundel Mills resort generated more gaming revenue during the thirty days of February than its new rival MGM National Harbor.
Maryland Live, billed as the family friendly casino compared to MGM National Harbor, saw the most gambling money come through its doors during February.
Collectively, the state’s six casinos pulled in $128.7 million in gross gaming win, Maryland’s second-best performance that is all-time. The record mark came in December after the opening that is grand of Harbor led to a win of $133.5 million.
Maryland Live’s revenue totaled $46.29 million month that is last narrowly edging MGM’s property that sits just 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 gambling that is regional, 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. The group also says being locally owned allows it to provide a better experience to customers, in what’s certainly a slight jab at MGM in a statement.
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