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US – Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa undergoing expansion

Florida’s biggest casino is getting even bigger with the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa embarking on a nearly $700m expansion that will reinforce its position as one of America’s largest casinos, with 5,000 slot machines and almost 200 gaming tables. Slated for completion in mid-2019, the expanded casino will offer one of the…

US – Pechanga relaunches as largest resort casino on the West Coast

The Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians’ official Grand Opening ribbon cutting Saturday, March 3 in front of the all-glass enclosed lobby kicked off a stunning weekend of concerts, firework displays and VIP parties that officially opened the Tribe’s $300m resort expansion. Now the largest resort/casino on the West Coast, with a 200,000 sq. ft. gaming…

US – Thunder Valley to add over 300 slots in $56m makeover

Thunder Valley Casino Resort, owned by the United Auburn Indian Community, in Lincoln, California, has invested US$56m in upgrades, including a new 25,000-square-foot, smoke-free poker room and bingo hall along with a new a high-limit slots area. The resort has scheduled in an April 1 unveiling for its new additions. The poker room will boast…

US – Angel of the Winds starts $60m expansion

The Stillaguamish Tribe of Indians, accompanied by management and team members of Angel Of The Winds Casino Resort, broke ground today on a $60-plus Million Xpansion in Arlington in the state of Washington. They were joined by members of the local community, civic and business leaders, and media from throughout the Pacific Northwest on this…

US – Choctaw Nation completes expansion in Grant

Choctaw Casino Resort in Grant in Texas has completed a $50m expansion project that has created more than 100 new jobs for local residents. The expanded resort and gaming amenities include the new West Wing tower with 96 well-appointed rooms, including 23 suites, a deluxe resort pool, an exclusive poker room, the country’s only Chili’s…

US – Pala confirms $170m expansion

Pala Casino has announced plans for an expansion and complete renovation of its AAA Four Diamond award winning property. Construction of the $170m project will begin in October 2017 and be completed in May 2019. The renovation and expansion will include: the addition of a new 349 room hotel tower; the conversion of the existing…

New Zealand – SkyCity’s plans for Adelaide include 30 per cent more gaming

New Zealand casino operator SkyCity Entertainment Group has confirmed that a $330m upgrade to its Adelaide Casino will start next year. The final plans are $30m more expensive with more hotel rooms and 30 per cent more gaming but no more pokie machines. SkyCity announced to the New Zealand Stock Exchange (NSX) that it has…

US – Genting to spend $400m on Resorts World New York City

Genting Group’s Resorts World Casino New York City is spending US$400m on an expansion, bringing its total investment to over US$1.1bn since opening the Queens casino in 2011. Resorts World Casino New York City said the project would generate US$200m in economic activity for New York, add about 1,000 good-paying careers for New Yorkers, along…

US – Hard Rock Casino Sioux City opens $6.2m expansion

The start of June saw Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City hold a grand opening ceremony for its $6.2m expansion and welcomed Willie Nelson, along with thousands of fans, as the opening act for the 2017 Battery Park Concert Series. On June 9, in lieu of a traditional ribbon cutting ceremony, Hard Rock Hotel…