Ellis Park to Expand Gaming Options to Owensboro

Ellis Park is set to possibly breathe new life into the Towne Square Mall in Owensboro.

Posted: Oct 26, 2021 6:59 PM
Updated: Oct 27, 2021 8:33 AM

Ellis Entertainment, the company that owns Ellis Park in Henderson, will open a historical racing machine (“HRM”) entertainment venue in Owensboro.

The site of the new gaming and gambling venue will be a 60,000-square-foot facility located inside Owensboro's Towne Square Mall development.

Construction of Ellis Entertainment Owensboro is planned to begin in early 2022 with an anticipated opening date in early 2023.

The $20 million project is expected to create more than 100 full-time jobs once the facility opens.

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