HANOVER, Md., Nov. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Live! Casino & Hotel was once again named BEST CASINO IN MARYLAND by Strictly Slots Magazine, a leading national gaming publication for slots players, in their annual "Best of Slots" issue, which surveys readers on the best slot programs around the country. Innovative slots programs like Giant Jackpots and the new Junior Jackpots earned Live! Casino a total of 11 "1st Place" wins, including Best Slot Club, Best Variety of Slots, and Best Slot Club Promotions.
Live! Casino also took top honors for Best Reel Slots, Best Video Poker, Best Progressive Slots, Best Penny Slots, Best Quarter Slots, Best Dollar Slots and Best High-end Slots Area.
"We are extremely proud to be recognized once again as the Best Casino in Maryland by Strictly Slots Magazine readers," said Doug Shipley, EVP and General Manager, Live! Casino & Hotel. "Due to the success of our Giant Jackpots slots program, we've expanded to include a Junior Jackpots option and the response from our patrons has been extremely positive. It's the only slots program of its kind in the State and this award is proof that it's a winner."
Giant Jackpots start at $50,000 and are guaranteed to hit by $100,000. To date, 21 Giant Jackpot winners have hit for a total of $1,638,695. The new Junior Jackpots program guarantees wins from $5,000 up to $10,000. To date, 45 winners have hit for a total of $342,074.
Live! Casino currently offers approximately 4,000 slot machines, and all slot machines are eligible for the progressive Giant and Junior Jackpots, except for electronic table games and video poker machines. As long as slot players are playing with their Live! Reward Card or Giant Jackpots Card properly inserted, they are immediately eligible to win the Giant or Junior Jackpot, regardless of the denomination, type of game, or length of time they play.
Slot denominations at Live! Casino include 1¢, 2¢, 5¢, 10¢, 25¢, 50¢, $1 and $2; and a High Limit Slots Room that offers $5, $10, $25, $100 and $500 denominations.
About Live! Casino & Hotel Maryland
Just announced – the new flagship Live! Hotel, coming 1st Quarter 2018; and the new Live! Lofts, now open. Live! Casino & Hotel is one of the largest commercial casinos in the country, located in the Washington DC/Baltimore corridor, just off I-95, Route 100 and the B/W Parkway at Arundel Mills. Open 24/7, Live! Casino features more than 200 live action table games, including a Poker Room; approximately 4,000 of the latest slot machines; and two High Limit rooms. The property offers world-class dining and entertainment, including Bobby's Burger Palace, from celebrated chef Bobby Flay; The Cheesecake Factory®; Phillips® Seafood Express; the Zagat-rated #1 steakhouse The Prime Rib®; the multi-station Live! Buffet; Morty's Delicatessen, a traditional New York-style deli; and Luk Fu, serving authentic Asian cuisine. Two new eateries include 8 at Luk Fu, featuring sushi and sashimi; and En Vivo, with classic varieties of soft tacos and pupusas. A sizzling nightlife, including live entertainment at Rams Head Center Stage and the unique, interactive R Bar, completes the Live! experience. Enjoy secure covered parking with valet service and a free self-park garage with direct elevator access to the casino floor. Live! Hotel will feature 310 luxury guest rooms, along with a lively bar and entertainment scene, a day spa and salon, an event center, and meeting facilities. Live! Lofts boutique hotel is located just minutes from the casino and open while renovations are underway. For reservations, call 443-445-2929. Live! Casino & Hotel is owned and operated by a company that is affiliated with The Cordish Companies. Call 855-5MD-LIVE (855-563-5483); or visit Marylandlivecasino.com or LiveCasino.social. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For employment opportunities, visit www.jobsatmarylandlivecasino.com.
About The Cordish Companies
The Cordish Companies' origins date back to 1910 and encompass four generations of privately-held, family ownership. During the past ten decades, The Cordish Companies has grown into a global leader in Commercial Real Estate; Coworking Spaces; Entertainment Districts; Gaming; Hotels; International Development; Private Equity; Residential; Restaurants; and Sports-Anchored Developments. One of the largest and most respected developers in the world, The Cordish Companies has been awarded an unprecedented seven Urban Land Institute Awards for Excellence for public-private developments that are of unique significance to the cities in which they are located. Prime examples are The Cordish Companies' prominent role in the redevelopment of Baltimore's world famous Inner Harbor; Philadelphia, PA; Atlantic City, NJ; Charleston, SC; Houston, TX; Louisville, KY; Kansas City, MO and St. Louis, MO. In addition, The Cordish Companies has developed and operates multiple highly acclaimed entertainment destinations throughout the United States which welcome over 50 million visitors per year and are the most visited destinations in their respective regions. Over the generations, The Cordish Companies has remained true to the family's core values of quality, entrepreneurial spirit, long-term personal relationships and integrity. As a testimony to the long-term vision of its family leadership, The Cordish Companies still owns and manages virtually every business it has created. For more information visit www.cordish.com or follow us on Twitter.
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