BENSALEM >> Parx Casino, Pennsylvania's No. 1 casino, celebrated the grand opening of its brand new Parx Casino Sportsbook on August 8.
Parx Casino Sportsbook looks to set the industry standard with the new dazzling 7,400 square foot space that features a sweeping 156 foot HD media wall that can show up to 36 games at the same time.
Additionally, the sleek, state-of-the-art space features six live tellers, 18 kiosks, 196 seats, three VIP areas, plus a 38 by 14 foot bar with 38 seats and a dramatic four-tier light design hanging from above.
At the bar, look for a full menu of beer, wine, spirits and cocktails. From the kitchen, look for elevated game day favorites, including chicken wings, the Philly cheesesteak, a selection of burgers, and even a vegan Impossible burger.
The grand opening of the Sportsbook follows the recent launch of the Parx Online Sports Betting App and the Parx Casino real money casino. Parx Casino is located at 2999 Street Road, Bensalem, in the heart of Bucks County.
"Parx Casino is excited to cut the ribbon on the best sportsbook in the country," said Senior Vice President of Interactive Gaming & Sports, Matthew Cullen on August 8. "Parx aims to set the industry standard in this new and fast-growing arena. The timing couldn't be better as we head into football season. We felt our local Eagles fans deserved to have the ultimate game day destination to cheer on the Birds. Game day will soar to new heights as we present the absolute best gaming and entertainment experience of its kind. We have worked for nearly two years to expand our portfolio of offerings to give patrons the best of all types of legalized gaming. After the recent launch of online sports betting and our real money online casino, the grand opening of Parx Casino Sportsbook completes this mission."
Sports fans are invited to place their bets at the largest and most state-of-the-art new sportsbooks in America. Customers can expect their favorite ways to bet on sports at Parx including: spread, moneyline, total, props, parlays and teasers. Sports that will be available will include, among others, Pro Football, Pro Basketball, Pro Baseball, Pro Hockey, College Football, College Basketball, Tennis, Golf, MMA, Boxing, Auto Racing and more.
The new Sportsbook is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week with 10-16 hours of live teller assistance pending on sports schedules. The space can hold up to 422 people, and features a 156 foot HD media wall that can broadcast 36 games simultaneously.
The space also features six live teller windows, a full service bar, and comfortable seating for up to 200 people to watch the games. There will be 18 self-service sports betting kiosks available in the new Sportsbook as well as throughout the casino floor, Parx Beer Garden and Parx Poker Room.
From the kitchen, Parx Casino's Sportsbook will fire up elevated game-day favorites. The opening menu includes Cheesesteak Dumplings $9, Chicken Tenders $10, Chicken Caesar Salad $1, Sports Book Chicken Wings $12, Boneless Chicken Wings $12, Angus Beef Hot Dog $7, Cheddar Pub Burger $10, Crispy Fried Chicken Burger $12, Philly Cheesesteak $12, Shaved Pork and Broccoli Rabe $12, Smoke House Burger $13 and The Impossible Burger $14.
The $10M addition of Sportsbook follows a $58.5M expansion over the last two years that included the Xcite Center, Parx Poker Room, Liberty Bell Gastropub, Oliveto and Parx Casino® Beer Garden.
For more information and updates about sports betting at Parx Casino®, visit www.parxcasino.com/sportsbetting.