| News

Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Fayette County casino to open July 1

Email Newsletters

Sign up for one of our email newsletters.

Daily Photo Galleries

Thursday, May 23, 2013, 6:00 p.m.

Lady Luck Casino Nemacolin plans to open for business on July 1, officials with the Fayette County resort and Isle of Capri Casinos Inc. announced Thursday.

The $60 million casino at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort still must obtain state regulatory approvals. The property will feature 600 slot machines, 28 table games, a restaurant and a lounge.

Nemacolin Woodlands holds the casino license and is partnering with Isle of Capri to run the operation. Isle of Capri in 2006 attempted to win Pittsburgh's casino license with plans to build Uptown and pay for a new Penguins arena.

Patrons at Lady Luck Nemacolin will be required to spend at least $10 at the resort before being allowed into the casino, per state law governing its special resort casino license. It would be Pennsylvania's 12th casino.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.



Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Rossi: It’s past time for NFL to protect players
  2. Steelers stalled by Seahawks, on outside of AFC wild-card picture
  3. Steelers’ Roethlisberger reported symptoms that led to his exit vs. Seahawks
  4. Obama: Climate pact an ‘act of defiance’ after Paris attacks
  5. Steelers players say they support Tomlin’s attempts at deception
  6. Family of man accused of shooting St. Clair officer say allegations don’t fit his character
  7. Pennsylvania Game Commission reaps revenue from shale gas under game lands
  8. Week 12 — Steelers-Seahawks gameday grades
  9. Steelers notebook: Seahawks’ Sherman gets better of WR Brown
  10. Sports Deli is latest tenant to say goodbye to Parkway Center Mall
  11. Community comes together to mourn death of St. Clair police officer