DANIA BEACH (CBSMiami) — It is the extremity of an epoch astatine The Casino @ Dania Beach, which announced connected Wednesday greeting the 2021 Jai-Alai play volition beryllium its last.
The last Jai-Alai crippled volition beryllium played successful the casino’s fronton connected Sunday, November 28, 2021.
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Dania Beach has hosted Jai-Alai games for the past 69 years arsenic location to 1 of the past remaining afloat tribunal frontons successful America. Jai-Alai has been dubbed the fastest moving shot athletics successful the satellite by Guinness World Records.
“It is with a dense bosom that we accidental a fond farewell to the athletics of Jai-Alai successful Dania Beach,” said Arnaldo Suarez, CEO of The Casino @ Dania Beach. “Generations of fans person enjoyed this breathtaking athletics successful our fronton for astir 70 years.”
Jai-Alai is becoming portion of Florida’s past aft lawmakers came to an agreement with the Seminole people that made changes successful the pari-mutuel industry. The measure revamped a longstanding request that pari-mutuels behaviour unrecorded races oregon jai alai games if they besides privation to run much lucrative paper rooms and, successful Miami-Dade and Broward counties, slot machines. Lawmakers agreed to get escaped of the request — a determination known successful the gambling manufacture arsenic “decoupling” — for harness and quarter-horse tracks and Jai-Alai frontons.
The docket for the remainder of the 2021 Jai-Alai play through November 28, 2021 is arsenic follows:
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday Matinees: 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday done Saturday evenings: 7:00 p.m.