Early Sunday evening proved to be a good time for a resident of Burlington who won $273,100 shortly after 5:00 p.m. on September 7th, 2008 while enjoying the Bally Quarter Millions slots at the OLG slots at the Flamboro Downs. Quarter Million is a group of slot machines that can be played at the different OLG gaming sites and grows until someone won it.
To date, there have been 4 Quarter Millions jackpot wins at the OLG slots at Flamboro Downs and this win is the 3rd biggest Quarter Millions jackpot won at the Flamboro Gambling Site. OLG Slots at the Flamboro Downs General Manager Greg Tremble said that every prize win is very exciting and they feel very happy for their customers when they win something big. They also feel proud that they are producing important revenues for the province and the host communities while offering good entertainment at the same time.
To date, Hamilton has received more than $34.1 million in non-tax gambling revenue. Payments are made on a quarterly basis according to the fiscal year of the government, which runs from April to March. OLG slots at Flamboro Downs opened on October 11th, 2000.