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Posted on: May 3, 2022

Caesars Entertainment Invests $39 Million to Expand Racing and Gaming Space at Harrah’s Hoosier Park

30,000 square-foot Expansion includes additional table games and new high limit space set for completion by July 2023

Anderson, IN (May 3, 2022) – Caesars Entertainment, Inc. has shared plans for a $39 million investment to expand the casino gaming floor of Harrah’s Hoosier Park Racing & Casino, further enhancing the casino operator’s commitment to racing and gaming in Indiana.

Harrah’s Hoosier Park, located in Anderson, will add approximately 30,000 square feet to the northwest end of the casino, allowing for 150 brand-new slot machines and 16 additional table games. Across the entire property, guests will enjoy significant updates to architectural features, including new carpeting and design elements.

Additionally, the expanded gaming floor will feature a new high limit space, a casino bar featuring hand-crafted cocktails and a quick-serve restaurant with access directly from the casino floor.

Pepper Construction of Indianapolis will begin work on May 2, 2022, with renovations set to be completed by July 2023. The project is expected to add 100 new jobs and bring in millions to local and state gaming tax revenues.   

Preliminary plans include:

  • Additional table games and slot machines
  • A new high limit room for slots and table games
  • A new bar in the high limit room
  • New and improved Caesars Rewards center and promotions area
  • Upgrades to the Pegasus trackside bar
  • Additional quick-serve restaurant on casino floor

“The enhancements at Harrah’s Hoosier Park further exhibit Caesars Entertainment’s commitment to gaming in the state of Indiana,” said Anthony Carano, President and Chief Operating Officer of Caesars Entertainment. “We’re committed to bringing the best in gaming to our Caesars Rewards destinations across the country. We are thrilled to unveil our exciting plans for the expansion of Harrah’s Hoosier Park. We’re confident these changes will benefit our guests and our Team Members.”

“The growth of Harrah’s Hoosier Park will continue to allow us to bring the best in racing and gaming options to our guests,” said Trent McIntosh, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Harrah’s Hoosier Park. “With the addition of a new high limit room and gaming tables, new food and beverage offerings and upgraded design concepts, we’re elevating ourselves as one of the best gaming destinations in Indiana.”

Additional details on new hospitality, entertainment, and culinary offerings are anticipated in the coming months. For more information, please visit

About Caesars Entertainment, Inc.

Caesars Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: CZR) is the largest casino-entertainment company in the U.S. and one of the world’s most diversified casino-entertainment providers. Since its beginning in Reno, Nevada, in 1937, Caesars Entertainment has grown through development of new resorts, expansions and acquisitions. Caesars Entertainment’s resorts operate primarily under the Caesars®, Harrah’s®, Horseshoe® and Eldorado® brand names. Caesars Entertainment offers diversified amenities and one-of-a-kind destinations, with a focus on building loyalty and value with its guests through a unique combination of impeccable service, operational excellence and technology leadership. Caesars Entertainment is committed to its employees, suppliers, communities and the environment through its PEOPLE PLANET PLAY framework. For more information, please visit

About Harrah’s Hoosier Park Racing & Casino

Harrah’s Hoosier Park Racing & Casino, which is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ: CZR), holds multiple awards from industry publications for customer service, entertainment, gaming, dining, and team member culture. Harrah’s Hoosier Park, a fully-integrated gaming and racing facility, features 1,300 of the latest slots and electronic table games, as well as 31 tables games, and a 7/8 mile oval horse track offering live harness racing each year. Simulcast wagering is offered year-round at Harrah’s Hoosier Park, Winner’s Circle Pub, Grille & OTB in Downtown Indianapolis and Winner’s Circle OTB in New Haven/Fort Wayne, Ind. For more information, please visit Must be 18 or older to wager on horse racing at racetracks and 21 or older to gamble at sports books and casinos. Please play responsibly. If you think you or someone you care about may have a gambling problem, call 1-800-9-WITH-IT (1-800-994-8448). 

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Harrah’s Hoosier Park
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Caesars Entertainment Corporate Public Relations
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