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Penn National Race Course

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Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course is a thoroughbred horse racing track and casino located in Grantville, Pennsylvania, 17 miles (27 km) east of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

The track opened on August 30, 1972. It consists of a 1 mile (1.6 km) dirt course and a 7 - furlong turf course.

It features the $200,000 Pennsylvania Governor's Cup Handicap for horses three-years-old and up run 5 furlongs on the turf. In 2009 Cardashi, ridden by jockey David Cora, won in a 29-1 upset.

Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course

Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course opened February 12, 2008 with 2,020 slot machines.[citation needed] The "Hollywood Casino" brand name is owned by parent company Penn National Gaming, Inc., which operates other casinos under the same brand.

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