Dover Downs has a smoke-free casino and AAA-rated Four Diamond hotel with 500 guest rooms and suites. This destination also includes the Toppers Spa/Salon inside the hotel. Live racing takes place from November through April, and guests can wager on harness and thoroughbred racing all over the country throughout the year.
Casino hours: 24 hours a day.
Games to play: The table games include baccarat, roulette, craps, blackjack, card games and more. The Crown Royal Poker Room has 18 tables. The casino has more than 2,500 slot machines.
Racing: Live harness racing occurs for about five months of the year at Dover Downs, and simulcasting of harness and thoroughbred racing is available year-round.
Entertainment: The Rollins Center venue seats 1,600 people and features live entertainment, including music and boxing.
Where to eat: Nearly a dozen dining options are on-site, including the Deli, the Festival Buffet, Garden Café, Doc Macgrogan's Oyster House and Winner's Circle Restaurant.
Where to stay: Dover Downs offers 500 rooms and amenities such as a fitness room, indoor pool and sauna, along with the full service, Balinese-inspired Toppers Spa & Salon.
Getting there: The casino is about a two-hour drive from Baltimore.
Information: Dover Downs Hotel & Casino, 1131 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, Del. Call 800-711-5882 or go to doverdowns.com.