Indiana Grand Racing & Casino, only 20 minutes southeast of Indy, is a Las Vegas-style gaming establishment that offers non-stop gaming action, award-winning dining venues and a wide array of entertainment options all under one roof. The 233,000-square-foot facility features nearly 2,200 high-tech slot machines and electronic table games including Blackjack, Roulette and Craps. The state-of-the-art and largest Poker Room in the region offers the best in Texas Hold’em.


Indiana Grand Racing and Casino serves our guests 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Location: 4300 N. Michigan Road, Shelbyville, Indiana 46176
Approximately a 20 minute drive southeast of Indianapolis, Indiana. Located directly off Interstate I – 74 to Exit 109

  • 2017 Southern Gaming & Midwest Gaming, Best Customer Service Award Winner
  • 2017 Pace Award Winner for Best Public Event, The Indiana Derby
  • 2018 Southern Gaming & Midwest Gaming, Best Casino Floor Award Winner
  • 2018 Southern Gaming & Midwest Gaming, Best Racetrack Award Winner
  • 2018 Southern Gaming & Midwest Gaming, Best Advertising Award Winner
  • 2017 & 2018 Wine Spectator’s Restaurant Award Winner at Center Cut Steakhouse
  • 2018 DiRōNA Achievement of Distinction in Dining Award Winner at Center Cut Steakhouse

Our Team

Ron Baumann, Senior Vice President & General Manager

A casino industry veteran of over 25 years, Ron Baumann began his career with Harrah’s (Caesars) in 2000 as Vice President of Food & Beverage at Harrah’s Atlantic City. He was promoted to Assistant General Manager at Caesars Atlantic City, and then served as Assistant General Manager at Bally’s Atlantic City. Ron was instrumental in leading the integration efforts at both properties following the acquisition of Caesars Entertainment.

In 2003, Ron received the company’s prestigious Excellence in Leadership Award and over the course of his career he has earned a reputation for creating positive energy and outstanding results around customer and employee engagement. As a General Manager of Harrah’s Philadelphia Casino and Racetrack, Ron led the property from last place to first place in employee and supervisor satisfaction and also won the coveted number one ranking for the “Best Place to Work Award” for all Philadelphia area businesses. Ron went on to become the Regional President over both Harrah’s Philadelphia and Horseshoe Baltimore where he and his team continued to produce outstanding results and greatly improved performance at the Horseshoe.

Prior to re-joining the Caesars family, Ron served as COO of Rush Street Gaming and most recently his own consulting company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management from Fairleigh Dickinson University and an MBA from Villanova University.

Jon Schuster, Vice President and General Manager of Racing

As Vice President and General Manager of Racing for Indiana Grand Racing & Casino, Jon Schuster oversees all racing related operations at the Shelbyville, Indiana racetrack.  Jon has been with the company since 2002 as part of the initial team that opened Indiana Downs.  He was promoted to General Manager in February, 2003.

He has held leadership positions in the horse racing industry for over 20 years, including positions at Penn National Race Course in Pennsylvania as Pari-mutuel Manager and Simulcast Coordinator prior to accepting the position at Indiana Downs.

In 2013, Centaur Gaming, Inc. acquired Indiana Downs, which now operates as Indiana Grand Race Course, and he was promoted to Vice President & General Manager of Racing.

Jon holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture from the University of Arizona and is a graduate of the prestigious University of Arizona Race Track Industry Program.

Jon was appointed by the governor to serve on the Thoroughbred Breed Development Advisory Committee and is a board member of the Indiana Horse Racing Association.  He was also recently inducted into the Indiana Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association Hall of Distinction.

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Contact: 877-FUN-4-IND or 877-386-4463

Architect, Design and Project Team:
Klai Juba Architects, Las Vegas
Browning Day Mullins Dierdorf Architects, Indianapolis
Cleo Design, Las Vegas
Westar Architectural Group, Las Vegas

Parking: Over 2,000 surface spaces and 1,200 space enclosed parking structure
Valet: Indiana Grand also offers first-class valet service for a nominal fee.  Conveniently located at the main entrance.
Age Limit: Must be 21 or older to enter casino. Must be 18 or older to race wager and enter OTB.
Hours of Operation: Open 24 hours/day, 7 days/week, 365 days/year.*

*Indiana Grand does observe Christmas for our Team Members and closes between 3AM – 11AM on Dec. 25.