Racino Awards 2023: Recognizing the Best in Casino Entertainment – Casino Player Magazine and Strictly Slots Magazine

Unveiling the Top Racinos in the Country and What They Offer

The bugle call rings out, horses strut proudly, and the betting window hums with anticipation. It’s the thrill of a day at the races, now combined with the excitement of casino gaming. Racinos have become a major player in the gaming industry, offering a versatile and enjoyable experience for friends and family. Whether you enjoy the rush of betting on the track or prefer the leisurely pace of playing a slot machine, racinos have something for everyone. You can bet on the horses, chase a jackpot, try your luck at table games, or simply enjoy fine dining and drinks. Some racinos even offer luxurious hotels, allowing visitors to extend their stay for a weekend of fun and relaxation.

The rise of racinos as a popular destination can be traced back to Iowa’s Prairie Meadows, which made history in 1996 by adding slot machines to its facility. This move revitalized the racetrack, increased revenue for horsemen, and attracted a larger audience. Inspired by this success, other states and properties across the country followed suit, seamlessly blending the thrill of horse racing with the allure of slots and table games.

Racinos come in various forms, catering to diverse preferences. From smaller establishments with a limited selection of games to expansive resorts with hotels, upscale dining options, and entertainment venues, there is something for everyone.

“Strictly Slots” magazine prides itself on showcasing the best properties in the field. The Best Of Racinos Awards highlight the top racinos in various categories, based on votes from readers. This year’s winners represent the best of the best among the nation’s racinos.

The results of the “Best Of” survey showcase the top racinos, giving readers the opportunity to see how their favorite venue ranked and discover new destinations to visit. “Strictly Slots” extends its thanks to everyone who voted and congratulates all the winning properties. So grab your tip sheet and lucky charm, and get ready to enjoy a day of horse racing and casino gaming.