Presque Isle Downs & Casino to Celebrate Seven Years

PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS & CASINO
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Contact: Jennifer See 814-464-5409

Presque Isle Downs & Casino to Celebrate Seven Years

Erie, PA – Presque Isle Downs & Casino celebrates their seventh year which officially opened to the public on February 28, 2007.

Presque Isle Downs & Casino features slots, table games, poker, simulcast racing and live thoroughbred racing every May through September. Weekend entertainment is featured in the Downs Clubhouse & Lounge. The casino also features four restaurants which includes the Backstretch Buffet, The INCafé, Downs Clubhouse & Lounge and the Award-Winning Sensory 3 Steakhouse.

There are many festivities scheduled throughout the day to mark the seventh anniversary including:

  • Free Hot Dogs to the first 500 people in the INCafé
  • Free Cupcakes to the first 500 people in the elevator lobby
  • Lucky 7 Giveaway from 2pm to 9pm with prizes every hour from $100 to $250 in free play until 8pm and seven $700 cash winners at 9pm
  • Promotional Kiosk Game to win additional bonus entries into the Lucky 7 Giveaway or logo merchandise from 2pm to 9pm
  • Chris Higbee – Free Show in the Clubhouse at 9pm

“As we approach the 7th Anniversary of Presque Isle Downs & Casino it is my goal and vision to grow our market share. This community has something that we can all be proud of, and I am excited to be a part of the future development and growth of it,” stated Jeff Favre, Vice President and General Manager of Presque Isle Downs & Casino.

A complete schedule of events is listed on the casino website and on Facebook.


Learn more about Presque Isle Downs & Casino at presqueisledowns.com

About Presque Isle Downs & Casino
Presque Isle Downs & Casino features live poker, table games, slots, entertainment and horse racing.  The casino features the latest technology and amenities designed for guest comfort and expectations.  It also features a state-of-the-art nine table poker room which offers tableside dining in a glass-enclosed smoke free environment.  The property also has four restaurants, including the award-winning Sensory 3 Steakhouse and the Downs Clubhouse and Lounge, which has more than 200 flat-screen TVs and a spectacular seating section for live thoroughbred viewing.

If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, help is available.
Call 1-800-GAMBLER.

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Local Meadville Man Wins $45,693 Progressive Jackpot at Presque Isle Downs & Casino

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Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Contact: Jennifer See 814-464-5409


 

Local Meadville Man Wins $45,693 Progressive Jackpot at Presque Isle Downs & Casino

Erie, PA – Meadville, Pennsylvania resident Harold Powell won a $45,693.46 progressive jackpot Tuesday night, February 25, 2014 at Presque Isle Downs and Casino. Powell was playing the 2-cent Hot Shot progressive slot machine.

“What a great way to start our 7th Anniversary Celebration this week! Congratulations to Harold on his big jackpot win”, stated Jeff Favre, Vice President & General Manager of Presque Isle Downs & Casino.

This jackpot comes on the heels of the $75,000 jackpot won last week by local Corry resident Rita Lawton and numerous $10,000 jackpots. There was also a $25,272 jackpot won this past weekend.

“I now believe that anyone can win!” stated a very happy Harold Powell.

There are currently several large slot progressive jackpots including two $1 progressive at $47,725 and $30,266 respectively and a 2-cent progressive jackpot at $39,237. The Bad Beat Poker Jackpot (poker) is currently at $53,824.


Learn more about Presque Isle Downs & Casino at presqueisledowns.com

About Presque Isle Downs & Casino
Presque Isle Downs & Casino features live poker, table games, slots, entertainment and horse racing.  The casino features the latest technology and amenities designed for guest comfort and expectations.  It also features a state-of-the-art nine table poker room which offers tableside dining in a glass-enclosed smoke free environment.  The property also has four restaurants, including the award-winning Sensory 3 Steakhouse and the Downs Clubhouse and Lounge, which has more than 200 flat-screen TVs and a spectacular seating section for live thoroughbred viewing.

If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, help is available.
Call 1-800-GAMBLER.

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$75,000 Jackpot Win at Presque Isle Downs & Casino

PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS & CASINO
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Contact: Jennifer See 814-464-5409

 



 
Local Corry Woman Wins $75,000 Jackpot at Presque Isle Downs & Casino

 
Erie, PA – Corry, Pennsylvania resident Rita Lawton won a $75,000 jackpot late Monday, February 17, 2014 at Presque Isle Downs and Casino. Lawton was playing a $5 Triple Double Gold Doubloon slot machine.
“It’s been another winning weekend in Erie for our players. We had several big $10,000 jackpots this weekend plus a $25,000 winner on Friday. But for Rita to win a $75,000 jackpot…well, it’s a win/win for all of us. I am very happy for Rita and wish congratulations to her”, stated Jeff Favre, Vice President & General Manager of Presque Isle Downs & Casino.
 
“As the competition and market continues to expand gaming options for players, it’s important for us to remain competitive with our jackpot payout structure. In 2013, Presque Isle Downs & Casino led the northern casino market with the highest payouts to players.  Although, my tenure at Presque Isle Downs has been brief I can certainly say that we are very competitive within our market, and provide our guests with an opportunity to receive a valued gaming experience,” stated Favre.
 
“I am at a loss for words. I love Presque Isle Downs and Casino!” stated a very excited Rita Lawton.
 
There are currently several large slot progressive jackpots including a $1 progressive at $46,116 and two 2-cent progressives at $45,331 and $38,875. The Bad Beat Poker Jackpot (poker) is currently at $50,885.
 
Learn more about Presque Isle Downs & Casino at presqueisledowns.com
 
About Presque Isle Downs & Casino
Presque Isle Downs & Casino features live poker, table games, slots, entertainment and horse racing.  The casino features the latest technology and amenities designed for guest comfort and expectations.  It also features a state-of-the-art nine table poker room which offers tableside dining in a glass-enclosed smoke free environment.  The property also has four restaurants, including the award-winning Sensory 3 Steakhouse and the Downs Clubhouse and Lounge, which has more than 200 flat-screen TVs and a spectacular seating section for live thoroughbred viewing.
 
If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, help is available.
Call 1-800-GAMBLER.

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