York County residents will soon be able to try their luck at slot machines and poker tables, as the area’s first casino will open in exactly a month.
Hollywood Casino York in Springettsbury Township is slated for an Aug. 12 grand opening date, bringing 500 slot machines and 24 table games with it, according to a news release.
“The countdown to our grand opening begins today,” Ruben Warren, the vice president and general manager for Hollywood Casino York, said in a Monday news release. “We’re very excited to soon welcome patrons to this beautiful new property, where they’ll be able to experience premier gaming, dining and entertainment.”
The casino, which is located in the York Galleria mall at 2899 Whiteford Road, has been three years in the making.