BENSALEM, Pa. (CBS) — Parx Casino is going all in on sports betting.READ MORE: Beach Erosion Will Keep One-Third Of North Wildwood Beaches Closed Memorial Day Weekend
Officials have announced plans for a $10 million sports betting complex at the Bensalem casino. In October, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board approved sports betting for the casino and its South Philadelphia Turf Club.CBS3 SummerFest: 2 St. Joe's Grads Bringing New Tiki Cruise Experience For Adults To Wildwood
The complex is expected to open sometime in 2019. Until then, Parx says it will create a temporary sportsbook in a former bar space.
The U.S. Supreme Court legalized sports betting in May.MORE NEWS: Barnegat High School Student Stabbed During Fight In Bathroom
Parx was one of the first casinos in the state to get a license.