Grand Opening of Chances Maple Ridge set for October 23, 2013

MAPLE RIDGE, BC, Sept. 30, 2013 /CNW/ - Great Canadian Gaming Corporation is pleased to announce that the Grand Opening of Chances Maple Ridge is scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013. The newly constructed, multi-million dollar entertainment facility took nearly 11 months to complete and exhibits a mix of modern and industrial style reflecting some of the initial industries in Maple Ridge and along Fraser River.

Chances Maple Ridge will be a vibrant and thrilling entertainment venue that will offer a variety of slot machines, 200 bingo seats (electronic and paper), a total of 220 parking stalls and a truly distinctive bar-restaurant with a contemporary and laid-back atmosphere called The Well.

"We are excited to open Chances Maple Ridge and offer our guests a diverse and memorable entertainment experience," said Andy LaCroix, General Manager, Chances Maple Ridge.

To mark this special occasion and officially open the new entertainment facility, members of the District of Maple Ridge and British Columbia Lottery Corporation along with representatives from the community will commence the ribbon cutting ceremony at 5 p.m.

Following the ceremony, tribute band, Atlantic Crossing will take to the stage and perform classic covers followed by a dueling pianos performance. In addition, a caricature artist, magician and show girls will entertain guests. A commemorative Chances Maple Ridge gift will be given to the first 100 guests.

Chances Maple Ridge is located at 22710 Lougheed Highway, Maple Ridge.

To learn more about Chances Maple Ridge and the Grand Opening celebrations, please visit www.chancesmapleridge.com.

SOURCE Chances Maple Ridge

For further information:

Sonja Mandic - Manager, Media and Responsible Gambling, Great Canadian Gaming Corporation / 604.303.1000 / smandic@gcgaming.com