SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE

Legends Resort & Casino will bring more than world-class entertainment to the region. It will bring thousands of jobs and billions in economic impact. The $225 million development will be an outstanding community partner, dedicated to providing something for everyone.

Projections

  • Resort & Casino to draw 1.1 MM annually
  • 10-year Economic Impact of $3.15+ billion
  • Average annual wages to be 58% higher than the per capita income for Arkansas
  • Average hourly rate to be 69% above the Arkansas minimum wage in 2021

$225M Investment In Facilities

  • Casino
  • Hotel with 200+ Rooms
  • Sportsbook
  • Indoor Conference & Music Venue
  • Outdoor Music Venue
  • Family Water Park
  • RV & Dog Park
  • Medevac Landing Zone
  • Local Law Enforcement Substation

$38.8M Economic Development Plan Paid Directly To

  • Pope County & Local Municipalities
  • Community Organizations
  • Fire Protection Groups
  • Scholarship Funds
  • Art Associations

Recurring Economic Impact over first 10 years

  • Direct employment of 1000 jobs
  • Jobs Supported 1750+ – 21000+ jobs
  • Employee Income $43.3 – $530 MM
  • Vendor Purchases from businesses $22.4 – $296 MM
  • $2 – $18.9 MM to Pope County Community Development Grant
  • $4.3 – $52.3 MM Taxes paid to Pope County
  • $100 – $945 K to Russellville Economic Development Alliance

Source data on file.