The Meadows Racetrack and Casino is located in Meadowlands, Pennsylvania and is a racino (combination race track and casino) with over 350,000 square feet dedicated to casino gambling. With 3,700 slot machines, and featuring the classic table game blackjack, The Meadows Racetrack and Casino is also home to six restaurants.
The company that operates the racetrack at The Meadows Casino & Racetrack in North Strabane Township has filed for bankruptcy protection.
The action will not affect racing at the venue, an official said Wednesday.
MEC Pennsylvania Racing filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection earlier this month in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the District of Delaware....read the rest
It's a big week for the Meadows Racetrack and Casino in Washington, Pennsylvania.
At 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, a ribbon cutting will be held for the new $175-million, 350,000 suare-foot casino. This is all pending on a test run and approval by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, a news release stated.
Due to the test, the temporary casino will close at 5:59a.m Monday, April 13. It will remain closed along with the new casino on Tuesday, April 14 while preparations are made for the grand opening.
At 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 15, there will be a brief ribbon cutting ceremony and at 10a.m. the new casino will be open to the public....read the rest
The Meadows Racetrack & Casino is suspending racing for two weeks while it finishes building its permanent $175 million slots casino.
While racing is stopped from Wednesday though April 14, the track will also suspend onsite simulcast racing.
The permanent casino is set to open April 15 and racing will resume then. The permanent facility will have more than 3,700 machines, more dining and entertainment options and a new area to watch and bet on harness racing....read the rest
Operators of the Meadows Racetrack & Casino in Washington County said Wednesday they will open a temporary casino at the standardbred race track on June 11.
The casino will house 1,738 slot machines. A permanent casino with 3,000 slots is scheduled to open at the North Strabane racetrack in the spring of 2009. The Meadows casino was expected to open Tuesday but the opening was delayed by technology issues with the casino's security system....read the rest
The opening of the Meadows Racetrack & Casino is being delayed because more time is needed to finalize security arrangements.
The temporary slots casino in North Strabane Township was to open next Tuesday, after two days of testing on Friday and Sunday, during which state Gaming Control Board officials were to make sure the casino is ready for the public.
The test days, which were to benefit the Washington food bank and Washington Hospital, also have been postponed....read the rest