Miami Valley Gaming
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|Miami Valley Gaming|
|Address||6000 St Rt 63|
|Opening date||December 12, 2013|
|Total gaming space||186,000 sq ft (17,300 m2)|
|Owner||Delaware North Companies
Churchill Downs Inc.
Miami Valley Gaming and Racing LLC
Miami Valley Gaming, formerly Lebanon Raceway, is a racino in Lebanon, Ohio The track conducts seasonal live racing on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday and Sunday nights. The track offers simulcasting from harness, North America seven days a week.
After Governor John Kasich approved video lottery terminals at Ohio racetracks in 2011, a joint venture of Churchill Downs Inc. and Delaware North Companies agreed in March 2012 to buy Lebanon Raceway from the Nixon and Carlo families for $60 million, and planned to transfer its license to a new $215-million racino to be built between Cincinnati and Dayton. The purchase was completed in December 2012.
- Marc Kovac (October 18, 2011). "Video lottery terminals on a fast track". Youngstown Vindicator. Retrieved 2012-12-30.
- "Churchill Downs joins with Delaware North to buy Lebanon Raceway". Thoroughbred Times. March 2, 2012. Retrieved 2012-12-30.
- "Churchill Downs, partner complete purchase of licenses and assets for planned Ohio racino". Business First. Louisville, KY. December 21, 2012. Retrieved 2012-12-30.