The Austintown racino is a thoroughbred racino located in Austintown, Ohio. The site features a one-mile oval racetrack which is hugely popular among guests alongside its restaurants and electronic casino games.
Owned by Gaming and Leisure Properties and operated by Penn National Gaming the racino, like most others, also offers some fun bars to visit and live entertainment.
Austintown Racino History
The Austintown racino, known officially as the Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course is a relatively new racino. Construction began on May 30, 2013, on Ohio Route 46. The racino officially opened on September 17, 2014.
However, racing operations at the racino didn’t start until November 24, 2014, two months after the racino first opened. Today, the site is home to a one-mile dirt course with grandstand as well as a gaming area featuring around 1,000 VLTs.
Like most racinos, the Austintown racino offers a wide selection of video lottery terminals on their main gaming floor. Many of the games offered feature fantasy and animal themes as well as VLTs based on recent films and television shows.
The racino also offers players their Marquee Rewards program in which they can earn special rewards and benefits including free play to food vouchers! Users can also play casino games on the racino’s website.
There’s no doubt that racing is the main attraction at the Austintown racino and their live racing returns on October 26, 2018.
Austintown racino’s season will continue through to April and guests can bet or watch races on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays.
However, guests can also watch and bet on simulcast racing from around the country all year.
There’s enough racing to keep everyone interested and entertained.
Restaurants and Entertainment
The Austintown racino is also home to four stunning restaurants and bars. They include the Skybox Sports Bar where players can grab a drink, a selection of pub favourite meals and watch the live or simulcast racing on more than 30 LCD screens. The Take 2 Grill offers guests a variety of traditional American food such as hot wings, burgers and much more.
The Austintown racino’s track also has a Trackside restaurant in which guests can grab a quick snack and drink without missing any of the live racing action.
In addition to all of that, the Austintown racino offers plenty of live entertainment for those who aren’t interested in gambling and racing. This can feature comedians, musicians or special nightly events which all take place at the racino’s dedicated H Lounge, where guests can also relax and have a few drinks.