New Casinos Archive

It’s been almost four years now since Gateway Casinos made its initial proposal to build a new casino in the Greater Vancouver Area. It’ll be about another year before the plan finally comes to fruition, granting residents of Delta, BC and beyond access to the new upscale gaming facility....
The owner, Gateway Casinos & Entertainment, blamed a “weak economy” for the controversial layoffs, as well as the new operating hours posted for the facility. With too few patrons so justify opening its doors, the casino is now operating just 4 days a week, and for only 13 hours at a time....
Londoners are partaking in new games they've waited decades for; games that go far beyond the slot machine limitations of old. Some 250km to the north, the town of Wasaga Beach is anxiously awaiting the arrival of one very important piece of paper....
Is Las Vegas coming to Canada? Proposal submitted to build $5.1 billion MGM Resort Casino in Calgary, AB. The grand city of Calgary, Alberta is in need of cash, and MGM Resorts International has it to spare. The Las Vegas corporation is willing to hand over hundreds of millions in exchange for the city’s...
Ontario revisits discussion of new casino in Toronto on the waterfront. The waterfront district of Toronto, Ontario—dubbed Ontario Place—is a prime location for entertainment. The current park, and former theme park, decorating the shoreline of Lake Ontario, has undergone vast renovation. But it’s still missing something. Provincial leaders are discussing whether that something might...
Will Pickering, Ontario host one of the biggest casinos in Canada? The world is teeming with massive integrated casino resorts. Huge hotels, entertainment complexes, business and conference centers, luxury amenities – these are common in major gambling hubs like Las Vegas, Atlantic City, London, Sydney, Macau, etc. But is the city of Pickering the...