Master Planning Featured Projects

Penn National Gaming

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Penn National Raceway
Grantville, PA

Penn National Raceway combines racing and casino-style entertainment in one exciting destination just outside Harrisburg, PA.  EwingCole’s design integrated racing and gaming functions with several shared food and beverage venues, allowing interaction of customers on three different floor levels.  The site plan takes advantage of a well-preserved allee of trees for the main entrance, and the dramatic backdrop of the mountains of central Pennsylvania.


The Downs At Albuquerque

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Multi-purpose Entertainment Facility
Albuquerque, NM

Ewing Cole designed an integrated, multi-purpose facility that seamlessly integrates a first class racing facility with gaming, dining, and other entertainment.  A modern racing clubhouse provides 750 reserved stadium-style trackside seats and 500 club style seats plus state-of-the-art video presentation to capture the excitement of both live and simulcast racing events.  The master plan includes a travel center, 200- room hotel, RV park and equestrian complex with an indoor rodeo style arena and outdoor show jumping.


USA Water Polo

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Olympic Training Center and Stadium
Huntington Beach, CA

EwingCole developed an Olympic training center and stadium for USA Water Polo which sets a new standard for the sport.  World class training facilities and amenities support the athletic excellence sought by Team USA.  The inclusion of cutting-edge video technology enhances the spectator experience.


Hialeah Park

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Comprehensive Redevelopment
Miami, FL

This project consisted of a multi-phase comprehensive master plan for 200-acre site that would host gaming spaces, a hotel, entertainment and dining amenities.  In addition to these entertainment options, EwingCole designed revitalized racing facilities to provide excellent conditions for the horses, riders, and spectators.  The complex is envisioned to serve as the future town center and transit hub.



Meteor Sports Complex

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Comprehensive Re-development
Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine

The redevelopment plan for the Meteor Sports Complex includes facilities to provide and Host Olympic and Para-Olympic sports with upgrades to the existing swimming, skating, track & field, racquet sports, volleyball, and soccer facilities; and a newly constructed sports medicine facility.  Potential components for the Meteor Complex include a convention & expo center, entertainment (theatre, restaurants, etc.), hotel, housing, leisure activities (waterpark), open space, and parking.

Singapore Turf Club

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Thoroughbred Racing Complex
Kranji, Singapore

EwingCole won an international design competition for this new racecourse and entertainment complex.  One of the most impressive features is a grandstand for 30,000 patrons, it is the architectural centerpiece of the 200-acre site.  Aside from the grandstand, the facility includes stables for 1,000 horses, a golf course, country club, parking facilities, and an Equestrian Center, as well as horticultural gardens and commercial development.  This project received a Design Excellence Award from the Philadelphia Chapter of the AIA.

“The Singapore Racetrack at Kranji is just fantastic and the facilities are amazing, really state-of-the-art. I think I can honestly say that Kranji is in a class of its own.”
Mr. Alan Hunt
British High Commissioner to Singapore

Penns Landing Development

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Foxwoods Casino
Philadelphia, PA

Foxwoods is a 350,000 SF casino on Philadelphia’s historic Delaware River waterfront.  The first phase of the project included a 3,000-slot gaming floor, sports bar, food court, cabaret lounge, showroom and parking garage.  Subsequent phases called for additional dining, retail, and conference facilities, as well as a 500-room hotel with a boardwalk-style promenade along the riverfront.

The United Horseman of Alberta

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Cross Iron Racing and Entertainment Center
Calgary, Alberta

The Cross Iron Racing and Entertainment Center is a 640-acre complex with a 750-slot casino, thoroughbred race track, hotel, concert venue and a shopping mall.

“EwingCole’s insight and relationships in the gaming and horse racing industry brought a strategic perspective to our development process, helping to build consensus among our ownership group and development partners. Their innovative master plan and design will elevate the entertainment industry in our Province and across North America. EwingCole is more than our architect, they are a strategic partner with vision.”
Dwight McLellan
President and CEO
United Horsemen of Alberta


Harrington Raceway and Casino

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Harrington Raceway and Casino

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Midway Slots
Harrington, DE

This modern 135,000 SF entertainment destination has quickly become the crown jewel of the Delaware State Fairgrounds.  The facility features a 2,500-slot gaming floor, a high-end steakhouse with outdoor dining, three bars, a 24-hour coffee shop, and a 400-seat buffet.  In 2009 it was an IESNA Illumination Design Award-winner.