Keno in New Hampshire starts today
37 places in preliminary rollout; extra to be added
By Todd Northrop
The fashionable “quick-draw” taste Keno lottery recreation will also be formally performed in New Hampshire, as of Friday, Dec. 15, 2017.
Seven towns out of the state’s 13 can now have “Keno 603” at designated bars and eating places.
That comprises Manchester, Nashua, Laconia, Berlin, Franklin, Somersworth, and Claremont.
Franklin, the primary to approve Keno video games inside of its town limits, can be rolling out one of the vital first motion. A complete of 37 places are a part of the preliminary rollout of Keno, with further venues being reviewed for the $500 annual license.
Keno institutions first must be pre-approved by way of the state’s Lottery Commission and feature pouring liquor licenses.
The fee will supply the entire provides — the TV screens, the wiring, the paperwork or even the pencils used to play.
Keno operates from 11:00 am to 11:00 pm, with drawings each and every 5 mins. Some in the lottery business check with such video games as “quick-draw” taste video games as a result of the frequency of the drawings.
In Keno, gamers select the choice of “spots” (numbers) they need to play — between 1 and 12 spots. Then they select that many numbers to play, from 1 to 80, or permit the pc to select the numbers for them.
The participant additionally chooses how a lot to bet for the drawing: $1, $2, $three, $four, $five, $10, $15, $20, or $25. The prize payouts range in keeping with all the participant alternatives, plus the volume of numbers matched in the drawing.
The greatest prize a participant can win with a $1 bet is $1 million, which is received by way of taking part in a 12 Spot recreation and matching all 12 numbers drawn.
The companies will obtain eight % of the earnings. The remainder of the earnings will pass to lend a hand fund full-day kindergarten techniques statewide.
The first shops to supply Keno are:
- Sweet Fire BBQ, Claremont
- JJ’s Wood Fire Pizza, Franklin
- Brick Front Restaurant & Lounge, Laconia
- 405 Pub & Grill, Laconia
- Hector’s Food & Spirits, Laconia
- VFW- POST #1670, Laconia
- Club Manch Vegas, Manchester
- Frickers Neighborhood Grill, Manchester
- Backyard Brewery, Manchester
- Billy’s Sports Bar, Manchester
- Moe Joe’s Family Restaurant, Manchester
- Southside Tavern, Manchester
- Derryfield Country Club, Manchester
- Yee Dynasty, Manchester
- Theo’s Restaurant & Lounge, Manchester
- American Legion Post #2, Manchester
- Brother’s Restaurant & Lounge, Manchester
- Olympus Pizza, Manchester
- Penuches, Manchester
- The 25th Lane, Manchester
- Solana Bar & Grill, Manchester
- Doogies Bar, Manchester
- Chelby’s Pizza, Manchester
- Wild Rover Pub, Manchester
- 7 Star Pizza & Restaurant, Nashua
- Slade Food & Spirits, Nashua
- O’Briens Sports Bar, Nashua
- Golden Dragon, Nashua
- Tilted Kilt, Nashua
- Shanghai Osaka Restaurant, Nashua
- The River Casino, Nashua
- Fody’s, Nashua
- Lafayette Club, Nashua
- Sky Venture NH, Nashua
- Boston Billiards, Nashua
- Riverside BBQ, Nashua
- 2 Doors Down, Somersworth