KANSAS CITY, Kan. - We now know the date the new Hollywood Casino at Kansas Speedway will open to the public.
Officials with the casino announced in a statement Monday it will open Friday, Feb. 3, pending state and Kansas Lottery regulatory approvals.
Festivities for the grand opening will begin at approximately 11 a.m. at the casino, 777 Hollywood Casino Blvd.
The Hollywood Casino will offer 2,000 slot machines and 52 table games, along with five restaurants.
The casino, which overlooks turn two of the Kansas Speedway, is expected to bring in about four million people a year and generate an economic impact of about $220 million annually.
For more on the casino, head to www.hollywoodcasinokansas.com/