PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS & CASINO
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, December 23, 2013
Contact: Jennifer See 814-464-5409
$125,400 Jackpot Won at Presque Isle Downs & Casino
Erie, PA – An unnamed local man from Crawford County, PA won a 5-cent progressive jackpot of $125,400 progressive jackpot late Friday, December 20, 2013. This follows a $141,785 progressive jackpot won on December 11, 2013 by Jefferson, Ohio resident James Lautanen.
The largest nickel progressive won at Presque Isle Downs & Casino was $190,932.45 in July of 2008. The largest jackpot won since opening in 2007 was a $500,000 progressive jackpot which hit in November 2012.
“It’s been a winning weekend at Presque Isle Downs & Casino! Jackpots have been hitting all weekend long at $20,000; several $10,000 jackpots and an $8,000 jackpot just to name a few. We couldn’t be happier that our players won such big jackpots over the holidays”, stated Mike Tamburelli, Vice President & General Manager of Presque Isle Downs & Casino.
In order to win the progressive amount shown, the player must be playing the “Max Bet” feature on the slot machines. There are currently several large progressive jackpots including a $36,537 and $43,158 progressive and the Bad Beat Poker Jackpot is currently at $32,818.
Learn more about Presque Isle Downs & Casino at presqueisledowns.com
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