April 5, 2023
Casinos contribute $74.5 million to the state
(Baltimore) — Maryland’s six casinos combined to generate $176,524,584 in revenue from slot machines and table games during March 2023. It is the fifth-best single-month total in the history of Maryland’s casino program and represents an increase of $5,958,747 (3.5%) compared to March 2022.
Casino gaming contributions to the state in March 2023 totaled $74,549,152, an increase of $2,578,910 (3.6%) compared to March 2022.
Contributions to the Education Trust Fund (ETF) in March 2023 were $54,165,601, an increase of $1,836,410 (3.5%) compared to March 2022. Casino gaming revenues also support the communities and jurisdictions where the casinos are located, Maryland’s horse racing industry, and small, minority- and women-owned businesses.
Maryland’s six privately owned casinos offer both slot machines and table games: MGM National Harbor in Prince George’s County; Live! Casino & Hotel in Anne Arundel County; Horseshoe Casino Baltimore in Baltimore City; Ocean Downs Casino in Worcester County; Hollywood Casino Perryville in Cecil County; and Rocky Gap Casino Resort in Allegany County.
The gaming revenue totals for March 2023 are as follows:
MGM National Harbor (2,194 slot machines, 210 table games)
$72,627,054 in March 2023, an increase of $4,840,091 (7.1%) from March 2022
Live! Casino & Hotel (3,845 slot machines, 179 table games)
$64,417,103 in March 2023, an increase of $2,331,615 (3.8%) from March 2022
Horseshoe Casino (1,448 slot machines, 122 table games)
$18,074,752 in March 2023, a decrease of $805,781 (-4.3%) from March 2022
Ocean Downs Casino (854 slot machines, 18 table games)
$8,039,896 in March 2023, an increase of $313,505 (4.1%) from March 2022
Hollywood Casino (705 slot machines, 19 table games)
$7,970,591 in March 2023, a decrease of $456,759 (-7.2%) from March 2022
Rocky Gap Casino (617 slot machines, 16 table games)
$5,395,189 in March 2023, a decrease of $263,925 (-4.7%) from March 2022
Maryland Lottery and Gaming is responsible for regulatory oversight of the state’s casinos. In this role, the agency provides direction and guidance to its casino partners on financial, security, regulatory and licensing procedures for the facilities. To keep Marylanders informed and to maintain transparency of casino operations, monthly financial reports are posted on mdgaming.com. Maryland Lottery and Gaming strongly encourages responsible play. Maryland residents can obtain confidential help with a gambling problem at no cost by calling 1-800-GAMBLER or visiting mdgamblinghelp.org.