Churchill Downs, famous for owning its namesake horse racing track that hosts the Kentucky Derby, owns five casinos and three hotels and holds stakes in four additional casinos.
Its casino operations span eight states and its horse racing operations include four major race courses. Their properties/entities include Churchill Downs (Kentucky), Arlington International Race Course (Illinois), Calder Race Course (Florida), and Fair Grounds Race Course (Louisiana), Churchill Downs Racetrack, Derby City Gaming, Harlow's Casino Resort And Spa, Miami Valley Gaming, Lady Luck Casino Nemacolin, Oxford Casino Hotel, Ocean Downs, Riverwalk Casino Hotel, Presque Isle Downs & Casino, Twinspires.Com, United Tote, BetAmerica.
The company also operates a number of simulcast networks and off-track betting (OTB) facilities, as well as a TwinSpires wagering deposit service that allows bettors to place bets online.
Newport Racing & Gaming located in Newport, KY, is a new gaming facility currently under construction in Newport, Kentucky. The facility is located just 12 miles from Turfway Park and 3 miles from downtown Cincinnati, Ohio. Newport Racing & Gaming will feature 500 popular, thrilling, state-of-the-art HRM games, a simulcast area with VIP section, and a bar.