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Foxwoods reports April 2018 slot revenue

15 May 2018

(PRESS RELEASE) -- Foxwoods Resort Casino has reported slot revenue of $41.2 million for the month of April 2018. This figure is up 3% compared to $40 million in April of 2017. Handle for the month was $503.7 million, down 1.3% from the $510.5 million wagered in the same month in 2017.

Since 1993, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation has infused over $4 billion of Foxwoods’ slot revenue into the Connecticut state economy through the Mashantucket Pequot Fund, supporting much-needed programs and services throughout Connecticut. Foxwoods’ contribution to the state in April 2018 is $10.5 million.

Foxwoods Resort Casino kicked off April with a bang as a lucky winner from Coventry, Rhode Island hit a Progressive Table Games Jackpot, taking home a massive $952,579.04 cash prize. The winning continued with the $50,000 Rockin’ the Caribbean Giveaway, as five guests won all-inclusive trips to the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Punta Cana including round trip airfare, hotel accommodations and limo transportation. Massachusetts residents cashed in all month long thanks to the “Wicked Good Times” celebration which featured exclusive offers and prizes including sports tickets, cash and luxurious overnight stays.

Just in time for spring, Foxwoods opened the HighFlyer Zipline, a 33-story high thrill-ride launching guests from the top of the Fox Tower to the Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center. To see Foxwoods from a new vantage point, book your flight today online. Also hitting new heights at Foxwoods in April: the property’s A-list comedy offerings, which featured shows from John Mulaney, George Lopez and Wanda Sykes.

Whet your appetite at Foxwoods in May with the grand opening of an exciting new dining option. Caputo Trattoria, located at the restaurant level of the Grand Pequot Tower, features mouthwatering Italian cuisine from various regions, including coastal classics, Roman favorites and Northern delicacies. To make your reservation, visit online.

There’s always something new at Foxwoods and the resort casino recently announced plans to open a Topgolf Swing Suite in the Fox Tower Casino. The Topgolf Swing Suite will feature multiple golf simulator bays, throwback arcade games, a DJ booth, lounge seating and a full-service craft bar with an impressive food and drink menu.

Guests looking to kick their stay into high gear should keep an eye out for the debut of the Heritage Racing Simulators this month in the Great Cedar concourse. Using cutting-edge motion technology and tactile feedback, the Heritage Racing Simulators give players an authentic and exciting racing experience from the comfort of a sleek Sports Carbon bucket racing seat.

Foxwoods’ May entertainment slate offers a diverse array of world-class performances including shows from reggaetón sensation Farruko, stand-up extraordinaire Marlon Wayans and rock supergroup Hollywood Vampires featuring Alice Cooper, Johnny Depp and Joe Perry. May also means the return of That Cool Pool Party, Liquid Sundays on Memorial Day Weekend. With celebrity guests, today’s hottest DJs and wild theme parties, Liquid Sundays is always a can’t-miss event. Tickets for all events can be purchased online.

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