Hollywood Casino Morgantown Opens

Hollywood Casino Morgantown opened today, December 22, 2021. It is the 44th casino in North America operated by Penn National Gaming. Its development cost was $111 million. The new property is over 80,000 square feet. Morgantown is about halfway between Philadelphia and Harrisburg near Interstate 76.

There are 750 slot and video poker machines, 30 table games, a Barstool sportsbook and several dining options available at Hollywood Casino Morgantown. The table game selection includes baccarat, blackjack, Cajun Stud, craps, Fortune Pai Gow Poker, Heads Up Hold’em, High Card Flush, roulette and Three Card Poker.

The minimum bets for live table games are typically $5 or $10. It may be higher during peak hours.

Craps odds are 3-4-5 times. Roulette is double zero. Midi and mini baccarat are both available at Hollywood Casino Morgantown. 

There are also stadium and video table games at Hollywood Casino Morgantown. Limits on these machines tend to be about half of what is found at the live versions of the same game. 

The mychoice players card is used at Hollywood Casino Morgantown. Players earn points towards comps and other offers while playing slots, video poker and table games. It may be used through Bluetooth on machines. There is also cashless gaming available. 

Other Hollywood Casino Morgantown amenities 

The Barstool Sportsbook seats up to 150 patrons. It includes a bar and dining area. 

There are two other restaurants at Hollywood Casino Morgantown. Red Lotus Asian Kitchen offers noodle and southeast Asian specialties. Tony Luke’s brings South Philly to Morgantown with a selection of cheesesteaks and other sandwich options. 

“We would like to officially welcome players and guests to Hollywood Casino Morgantown, our fourth property in the Commonwealth,” said Todd George, Executive Vice President of Operations for Penn National in a press release. “We’re thrilled to showcase this regional entertainment destination, offering premier gaming and dining in a modern atmosphere. In addition, we’re grateful for the support of our host community, Caernarvon Township, and to all of our local and state legislators and regional business leaders who helped make this day possible. We’re proud to be creating jobs and starting a new economic engine right here in Berks County.”

“We’re also excited to outfit this casino with our innovative ‘3Cs’ technology, which provides for a cardless, cashless, contactless ‘mywallet’ experience. I would like to thank the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board for their support as well as our technology partners Everi Holdings and Acres Manufacturing. This next-level technology, which is in place at all four of our Pennsylvania casinos, further supports our omnichannel business approach in which we provide the best experiences whether people are playing at our properties or across our numerous online offerings,” added George.

Hollywood Casino Morgantown is open 9am to 4am Monday through Thursday and 24 hours on weekends. Players must be at least 21 years old.

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