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Foxwoods reports May slot revenue, big name acts coming this summer

15 June 2012

MASHANTUCKET, Connecticut -- (PRESS RELEASE) -- Slot revenue at Foxwoods Resort Casino® in May 2012 was $50.4 million, a slight increase from the previous month but a decline of $5.4 million or 9.8 percent from the same period a year ago. Slot handle was off from June 2011, down 13.3 percent to $588.0 million.

“Weak and uncertain economic conditions continue to impact our customers and our slot business”

“Weak and uncertain economic conditions continue to impact our customers and our slot business,” said Foxwoods’ CEO Scott C. Butera. “We are looking forward to summer with a strong line up of summer events including appearances by Jerry Seinfeld, Kenny Rogers, and Boyz II Men, acts that traditionally have strong customer appeal in the region and beyond.”

Foxwoods contributed $13.5 million to the Connecticut Special Revenue Fund based on May 2012 activity. Since opening in 1992, the Resort Casino has made a cumulative contribution to the state of Connecticut in excess of $3.36 billion.

ABOUT FOXWOODS RESORT CASINO

Foxwoods Resort Casino is one of the premier entertainment destinations in the Northeast. As the largest resort casino in North America, Foxwoods offers a vast array of gaming in six casinos; AAA Four-Diamond hotels, restaurants from gourmet to express, world-renowned spas, awarding-winning golf, state-of-the-art theaters, and exclusive retailers.

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