Under plans submitted to the Nevada Gaming Commission, the property owners say the 24-hour Palio Sports Book will be operated by Gaughan South LLC, a company managed by South Point Hotel and Casino owner Michael Gaughan. The Nevada Gaming Commission is expected to review and consider approval for the sports book’s license application in August.
Located on the Casino MonteLago’s second level, the new Sports Book is scheduled to open on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, right on time for the upcoming 2011 NFL season kick off on Sept. 8
“The Palio Sports Book will be fully updated with some of the latest technology available. The state of the art facility features 35 LCD’s and odds boards. Club MonteLago members will also receive generous rewards for their betting loyalty as well as some of the most exciting sports betting events and promotions anywhere.” said Jon Berkley CEO of Casino MonteLago.