Century Casino & Hotel Edmonton, Canada, Announces Poker Tournament and Entertainment Schedule



    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., March 7 /CNW/ -- Century Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq:  
CNTY; VSE) announced today that its Century Casino & Hotel in Edmonton,
Canada, will host the St. Patrick's Day Poker Tournament from March 10 - 15,
2008.
    The format is a six-day Texas Hold' Em tournament. Play starts daily at
7:30 PM with the top ten of each day advancing to the finals on March 15 at
2:00 PM.
    For further information about the tournament schedule and rules,
including price structure and levels, as well as for registration for the
tournament, please visit:
http://www.cnty.com/casinos/edmonton/casino/players-club/.
    A live concert by two popular bands, Harlequin and Prism, will also take
place at the 400-seat Century Showroom on March 15, the day of the Poker
Tournament finals. This will be followed by concerts of April Wine on March 20
and Ian Mitchell's Bay City Rollers on March 21. Alannah Myles, a true
Canadian rock icon, will perform live on April 5.
    
    About Century Casinos, Inc.:
    
    Century Casinos, Inc. is an international casino entertainment company
that owns and operates the Womacks Casino and Hotel in Cripple Creek,
Colorado, the Century Casino & Hotel in Central City, Colorado, the Century
Casino & Hotel in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, and the Century Casino Millennium
in the Marriott Hotel in Prague, Czech Republic. The Company also operates
casinos aboard the Silver Cloud, The World of ResidenSea, and the vessels of
Oceania Cruises. Through its subsidiary Century Casinos Africa (Pty) Limited,
it owns and operates The Caledon Hotel, Spa & Casino near Cape Town, South
Africa, as well as 60% of, and provides technical casino services to, Century
Casino Newcastle, in Newcastle, South Africa. Furthermore, the Company's
Austrian subsidiary, Century Casinos Europe GmbH, holds a 33.3% ownership
interest in Casinos Poland Ltd, the owner and operator of seven full casinos
and one slot casino in Poland. The Company continues to pursue other
international projects in various stages of development.
    For more information about Century Casinos, visit our website at
http://www.centurycasinos.com. Century Casinos' common stock trades on The
NASDAQ Capital Market(R) and the Vienna Stock Exchange under the symbol CNTY.
    This release may contain "forward-looking statements" within the meaning
of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are
based on the beliefs and assumptions of the management of Century Casinos
based on information currently available to management. Such forward-looking
statements are subject to risks, uncertainties and other factors that could
cause actual results to differ materially from future results expressed or
implied by such forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause
actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements
include, among others, the risks described in the section entitled "Risk
Factors" under Item 1A in our Annual Report on Form 10-K filed on March 16,
2007. Century Casinos disclaims any obligation to revise or update any
forward-looking statement that may be made from time to time by it or on its
behalf.




For further information:

For further information: Peter Hoetzinger, Co CEO & President, 
+1-719-689-5813, or +43 664 355 3935, peter.hoetzinger@cnty.com, or Larry 
Hannappel, Senior Vice President, +1-719-229-6448, larry.hannappel@cnty.com, 
both of Century Casinos, Inc. Web Site: http://www.centurycasinos.com


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