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Indiana Live! Casino hosts event

6 March 2008

SHELBYVILLE, Indiana –- (PRESS RELEASE)) -- Indiana Live! Casino will host a sneak preview event at 11 a.m. Friday, March 14, 2008, at the Indiana Downs Race Track Clubhouse to introduce media, VIPs and invited guests to the highly anticipated gaming and entertainment venue.

This exclusive event will feature hors d'oeuvres, beverages and exciting news about what's in store for the spring 2008 opening of Indiana Live! Casino.*

Indiana Live! Casino will feature a state-of-the-art, Las Vegas-style casino gaming environment. It will be conveniently located adjacent to the Indiana Downs Race Track directly off of Interstate 74, just 20 minutes southeast of Indianapolis.

Two-time Indianapolis 500 winner and reigning "Dancing with the Stars" champion Helio Castroneves will serve as master of ceremonies for this special event. Also, top Indiana Live! executives will be available for interviews and answer questions about the future of Indiana Live! Casino and property development.

Slated to open in late spring 2008 with a temporary pavilion, Indiana Live! Casino will be officially completed in January 2009, culminating with the permanent facility and all of its amenities. The project has already generated buzz within the gaming industry for its landmark integration of state-of-the-art games, great restaurants and other high-energy entertainment venues.

"There is simply nothing like Indiana Live! in the region," said Mark Hemmerle, who has been named general manager of the property. "We're thrilled to bring this entertainment facility to the area as well as the economic benefits that come with a large-scale project such as this. We're poised to be the destination of choice for those in and surrounding the Hoosier state who want a complete entertainment experience."

The permanent facility will be a sprawling 233,000-square-foot complex that will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, all year long. All of the 2,000 newest and hottest slot machines will feature the latest advancements, including the convenient ticket-in, ticket-out redemption system. Indiana Live! Casino will also showcase unique electronic versions of popular table games.

Indiana Live! Casino will deliver several unique restaurants. The NASCAR Sports Grille(TM) will serve up great food in a casual, "high-speed" environment. HD plasma televisions and massive projection screens will broadcast all the latest sporting events. The NASCAR Sports Grille(TM) will also showcase live entertainment.

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