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Live! Casino & Hotel comes up big with Casino Player

The Cordish Companies’ Live! Casino & Hotel Maryland has earned the highest recognition across all major categories in the Best of Gaming 2022 Awards by readers of Casino Player Magazine. The destination won 31 awards, including Best Overall Gaming Resort. Live! dominated the Maryland casino category, claiming 17 first place prizes, including Best Overall Gaming […]

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August: Sportsbooks contribute $477,840 to the state

Maryland’s seven wagering facilities combined to contribute $477,840 during August 2022 to the Blueprint for Maryland’s Future Fund, which supports public education programs. Each sports wagering licensee contributes 15 percent of its taxable win to the state. Here are the statewide sports wagering totals for August 2022: Handle (Amount players wagered, including promotional wagers provided […]

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Maryland casinos generate $169.4M in August gaming revenue

Maryland’s six casinos combined to generate $169,351,953 in gaming revenue during August. The total represented an increase of $892,605 (0.5 percent) compared to August 2021. Casino gaming contributions to the state in August 2022 totaled $70,878,379, a decrease of $406,101 (-0.6 percent) compared to August 2021. Contributions to the Education Trust Fund in August were […]

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Applications open for mobile sports betting licenses

The Sports Wagering Application Review Commission has opened the application process for mobile and Class B facility sports wagering licenses. All businesses and individuals who wish to pursue licenses have 45 days to submit their applications. The applications and additional information on the application process are available at swarc.org/applications. In July, SWARC published drafts of […]

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Sportsbooks contribute $298,177 to state during July

Maryland’s six sports wagering facilities combined to contribute $298,177 during July 2022 to the Blueprint for Maryland’s Future Fund, which supports public education programs. Each sports wagering licensee contributes 15 percent of its taxable win to the state. Here are the statewide sports wagering totals for July 2022:Handle (Amount players wagered, including promotional wagers provided […]