Brantford Charity Casino opens.
Slots at Kawartha Downs near Peterborough opens with 375 slot machines.
Slots at Sudbury Downs opens with 325 slot machines.
Slots at Fort Erie Racetrack opens with 1,200 slot machines.
Slots at Western Fair Raceway in London opens with 300 slot machines.
Slots at Mohawk Raceway near Milton opens with 750 slot machines.
Slots at Hiawatha Horse Park in Sarnia opens with 450 slot machines.
Casino Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario's first charity casino, opens.
The first slot facility to operate at an Ontario horseracing track opens at Windsor Raceway.
Falls Management Company is selected to design, develop and operate the planned new Casino Niagara complex which will include a hotel and other amenities. The company will also operate the interim casino.
The permanent Casino Windsor opens on Windsor's waterfront, replacing the interim Casino Windsor and The Northern Belle Casino riverboat.
The Ontario government announces that OLC will operate charity casinos in Sault Ste. Marie, Thunder Bay, Point Edward and Brantford.
The Ontario government announces a slot machine program that will see OLC introduce slot machines at Ontario's racetracks.
The largest single Canadian lottery prize to date, worth $22.5 million, is won in Ontario.
ONTARIO 49, a 50-cent on-line terminal lottery, launches.
SUPERSTAR BINGO launches. It is the first PC-based electronically linked bingo game in North America.
Casino Rama opens on Chippewas of Mnjikaning (Rama) land, near Orillia, an hour north of Toronto.
DAILY KENO, a new daily lottery, launches.
The Northern Belle Casino riverboat, Canada's first riverboat casino, opens on the riverfront in Windsor to manage overcrowding at interim Casino Windsor.
INSTANT KENO, a $3 scratch game, launches.
OVER/UNDER from SPORT SELECT launches.
Interim Casino Windsor opens on the riverfront in downtown Windsor.
LOTTO SUPER 7 launches.
Ontario Casino Corporation (OCC) is formally established
Government of Ontario enacts the Ontario Casino Corporation Act, 1993, culminating a year of operating policy and program development. The Government identifies Windsor, Ontario, as the host community for the province's first pilot commercial casino.
PRO·LINE, the new on-line terminal sports lottery from SPORT SELECT, launches.
LUCKY 7's, the first $1 INSTANT ticket, launches.
ONTARIO INSTANT MILLIONS, OLC's first $5 INSTANT ticket, launches.
New OLC headquarters in Sault Ste. Marie officially opens.
The Ontario government extends use of lottery profits to include the protection of the environment.