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CT – September 2017 / Newsmaker Alert / Foxwoods®
Resort Casino announces the next step in its evolution as the Northeast’s
premier full-service resort destination: a high-performance, European-style
indoor karting center.
The track, which will feature dramatic elevation changes and hairpin turns,
is set to join the recently opened Foxwoods
Thrill Tower and upcoming HighFlyer Zipline as another standout addition
to Foxwoods’ impressive portfolio of adventure attractions.
Resort Casino to Add Karting Experience to
Roster of Adventure Tourism Attractions
Resort Partners with On Track Karting
World-Class Indoor Karting Center
teamed up with On Track Karting, a recognized leader in the karting industry,
to offer guests a true motorsport feel on one of the longest and fastest
indoor kart runs ever constructed. The top-of-the-line, multi-level track
will feature gas-powered, nine-horsepower karts that give drivers the power
and control necessary for the ultimate high-speed rush.
goal is to continue to provide more fun and exciting reasons for guests
to visit Foxwoods,” said Felix Rappaport, President and CEO of Foxwoods
Resort Casino. “As a leader in the entertainment industry, this is the
next logical step as we continue to evolve into the premier resort destination
in North America.”
together with racing enthusiast and star of Fast N’ Loud Richard
Rawlings, made the announcement in front of a packed crowd at the New Hampshire
Motor Speedway in advance of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series’ ISM
Connect 300. Rawlings also unveiled a kart emblazoned with his Gas Monkey
Garage logo that he promises to take back to his famed shop, where
he will work his magic to turn it into the fastest kart on the track.
is set to begin in late September and the karting center is scheduled to
open in early 2018. To get your engine started, visit Foxwoods.com/karting
for more information.
Foxwoods Resort Casino
Years Proud: Since 1992, Foxwoods Resort Casino has offered guests The
Wonder Of It All as the premier resort destination in the Northeast. As
the largest resort casino in North America, Foxwoods offers a vast array
of gaming in seven casinos; AAA Four-Diamond hotels, restaurants from gourmet
to quick service, world-renowned spas, award-winning golf, state-of-the-art
theaters, exclusive retailers and free-to-play online casino games at FoxwoodsONLINE.com.
Foxwoods is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation
and was the first full-service casino built on tribal land, pioneering
a nationwide movement that now includes more than 400 gaming properties
owned and operated by over 200 tribes across the U.S. For more information
on Foxwoods and the property’s 25th anniversary celebrations, visit www.Foxwoods.com.
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