Hollywood Casino offers multiple entertainment options, like slots, table games, live racing and simulcasting, as well a gift shop and museum. This destination is owned and operated by Penn National Gaming, Inc., which one of the largest gaming companies in the nation.
Casino hours: 24 hours a day.
Games to play: Live table games include blackjack, craps, roulette, card games and baccarat, along with a 16-table poker room. The casino has 2,450 slots, including reel, video slot and video poker machines.
Racing: Live racing occurs every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 6 p.m. Turf racing occurs on a seven-furlong course. Simulcasting of races throughout the nation is offered seven days a week.
Entertainment: Hollywood on the Roof is a venue for live music. Tribute bands are featured throughout the month, and classic rock and country bands play every weekend. Guests can also utilize the bar that is open from 11 a.m. until 2 a.m. every day. Check out the entertainment schedule at hollywoodpnrc.com/entertainment.
Where to eat: Options include a Final Cut Steakhouse, Skybox Sports Bar, Epic Buffet and other casual dining options on the casino floor.
Where to stay: Hotels in Grantville include Hampton Inn, Holiday Inn and Comfort Suites. Nearby Hershey, Pa., about 10 miles away, also offers numerous lodging options.
Getting there: Hollywood Casino is less than a two-hour drive from Baltimore.
Information: Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course, 777 Hollywood Blvd., Grantville, Pa. 17028. Call 717-469-2211 or go to hollywoodpnrc.com.Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun