Scioto Downs, which opened in 1959, has been providing the exhilaration of live harness racing to the Columbus community for more than 50 years! We’re proud of our illustrious past and we are looking forward to an exciting future.
As the first Racino to open in June 2012, Scioto Downs introduced the latest in gaming technology to central Ohio and continues to bring the best and most popular games to the area. Scioto Downs features more than 2,100 video lottery terminal games (commonly known as “Slots”), seasonal live-harness horse racing, year-round simulcast wagering, an array of dining options and live entertainment.
Open 24-hours a day, seven-days a week, our gaming floor caters to every level of player — from Penny to High Limit action.
We are happy to call Ohio home and believe that no matter where you are from you will find that Scioto Downs offers some of the best gaming in Columbus, some of the best restaurants in the Columbus area and some of the best racing in the state.