Today’s Vegas Trivia: First Casino Sports Book

Posted Tuesday, April 10, 2012 by in Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos. 1 Comment.

Here’s today’s thing you might not know about Las Vegas: The Stardust was the first hotel in Sin City to add a sports book to its casino.

Stardust sign

We found this photo in our personal photo album. We loved the Stardust.

In a spectacularly bone-headed move (at least in retrospect), the Stardust was imploded on March 13, 2007.



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  1. Roxy Roxborough

    Not True. It was the Union Plaza downtown that was the first casino to have a sports book. Circus Circus was the first Strip hotel to add sports book.

    Roxy Roxborough

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