Location of Parx Casino and Racing in Bensalem, Pennsylvania
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The Parx Casino and Racing establishment is located in Bensalem, Pennsylvania. The venue consists of the largest casino within Pennsylvania, a horse racing facility, and dining and entertainment venues. The Parx Casino opened in December of 2009 and is owned by Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment, Inc. They have a reward program with twenty-four-seven gaming, over 3,200 slots, over 100 live table games, an 80 plus table poker room, live entertainments, promotions, horse racing, and special events. The Parx Casino and Racing facility is a great place to go for a night out on the town, at the casino, sporting event, or other special events.
The reward program that they have at the Parx Casino gives you access to different things throughout the facility and there are different levels you can earn. The XClub Play Reward Program has three status levels depending on how often you play. You can receive free slot play, entries into sweepstakes, points, and other perks depending on your level. The XClub Players is 999 credits or less and you receive free slot play, food and beverage options, access to promotions, receive discounts and rates, sweepstake entries, floor beverage services, and special birthday offers. The XClub Premium level is for 1,000 or more credits and you receive all the benefits from the XClub Players plus top shelf floor beverage service, free valet service, invites to private only events, and free cover charge to the 360 entertainment area. Then there is the XClub Elite member where you need 7,500 or more credits. As an Elite member you receive all the above benefits as well as priority in lines, priority gift shop pickup, private gated parking, priority on reservations to food and beverage venues, priority at
the cashier window, and next car up valet service.
The Parx Casino slots are in a 120,000 square foot area and features slots games such as Wonka, The Walking Dead, Clue, over one hundred electronic Blackjack games, Single Zero Roulette, 3-card poker, and more. The Casinos table games consist of Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, 3-Card Poker, 4-Card Poker, and Baccarat. In the table games you can receive comp dollars, entries into cash, free slot play/match giveaway, and gifts with your XClub Players card, depending on your level. The poker tables consist of over eighty different tables to play on, weekly tournaments, and a full service menu and bar. Poker promotions are starting through in March and between March 1st and March 31st you can be entered to win a hundred and twenty five thousand dollars in a high hand give away. Tournaments are Monday through Thursday between noon and six in the evening and on Sunday between four and ten in the evening you can win five hundred dollars each hour for the highest hand, then on Friday and Saturday between four and ten in the evening you have a chance to win a thousand dollar cash prize. All you have to do to qualify is show up and play.
The Parx Casino and Racing facility also has thoroughbred horse racing which is located in Parx East. Enjoy a great sport and past time and you have the chance to place bets and win money. The horse racing goes from Saturday’s through Tuesdays all year round. You can place your bets with the Grandstand, simulcast, or even place a phonebet. It’s a fun and exciting experience for everyone to at least see.
Resturants at the Parx Casino include a grill, a sports bars, a sandwich shops, and even a noodle bar. The Parxgrill is an upscale steakhouse restaurant that is open only in the evenings. There is seating available for over one hundred people, a private dining area for larger parties, and even a cocktail bar. The Chickies and Pete’s is a sports bar that serves crabs, food, and drinks, for both lunch and dinner. You can enjoy lunch or dinner while watching your favorite sporting event. The Sangkee Noodle Bar is owned and operated by Chef Michael Chow of Sangkee in Philadelphia’s Chinatown. They primarily serve Asian noodle dishes, pork, and shrimp. Foodies is open twenty-four-seven and you can get a latte or a danish or even a renowned Philadelphia Cheesesteak. Earl of Sandwich is an upscale sandwich shop that is open for lunch and dinner. All sandwiches are made on freshly baked artisan bread.
Entertainment and the Parx Casino consists of two different clubs, the 360 and the Jax. The 360 is a live music venue with drink specials and a LED-lit glass dance floor that will follow along with the beat of the music. The Parx Casino 360 entainment area is an ideal place for Bachelorette parties and other special events. Special events include on Wednesday nights they have Conklin Comedy Night featuring comedian Joe Conklin. And on Thursday nights you can get into your Latin grove with Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, and even Cha-Cha music. Then there is Showcase Sunday’s which is a great time to show off your talent with live area bands in Rock, Acoustic, Alternative, and original music. It’s a great way for bands starting off to try and get noticed. Jax the other area for entertainment within Parx Casino. It is a Sports bar that has over thirty Video Poker seats and big screen televisions that cover the entire area so you never miss a touchdown, goal, basket, or homerun. Jax is a wonderful environment for all kinds of sports lovers because the game is always on and you can always see what’s happening.