Second casino to open in the Province of Ontario since 2006
PETERBOROUGH, ON, Oct. 11, 2018 /CNW/ - Ontario Gaming East Limited Partnership (OGELP), a subsidiary of Great Canadian Gaming Corporation, is pleased to announce that Shorelines Casino Peterborough is scheduled to open on Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 5pm.
"Opening day will be an exciting one for our 300 team members - 180 of which are new - who are all very eager to showcase the new facility to the City and the marketplace," said Bryan Buchanan, General Manager at Shorelines Casino Peterborough.
The 50,000 square foot full-service casino will feature an array of the newest slot machines, live dealer table games such as blackjack, roulette, and baccarat, a Racebook, and a live entertainment area. The dining experience at Shorelines Casino Peterborough will offer a selection of modern casual fare at the Windward Restaurant and Lounge, and food lovers will also have an opportunity to indulge in a diverse selection of daily themed buffets at The Buffet.
The grand opening celebration will commence at 5pm and include a ribbon cutting ceremony, live entertainment and a special commemorative gift for the first 2,500 guests.
"As we get ready to open our doors and offer an unparalleled gaming and entertainment experience to our guests, we want to recognize the efforts of all the local businesses and trades personnel who worked on this project. Hiring local talent was very important to us and together we have constructed an exceptional facility," added Buchanan.
For more information about Shorelines Casino Peterborough and the grand opening scheduled for October 15th, please visit https://shorelinescasinos.com/peterborough/ .
Shorelines Casino Peterborough is located at 1400 Crawford Drive in Peterborough.
About Great Canadian Gaming Corporation:
Founded in 1982, Great Canadian Gaming Corporation is a BC based company that operates 28 gaming, entertainment and hospitality facilities in Ontario, British Columbia, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Washington State. Fundamental to the company's culture is its commitment to social responsibility. "PROUD of our people, our business, our community" is Great Canadian's brand that unifies the company's community, volunteering and social responsibility efforts. Under the PROUD program, Great Canadian annually invests over $2.5 million in our communities, and in 2017, over 1,900 charitable organizations were supported by Great Canadian. In each Canadian gaming jurisdiction, a significant portion of gross gaming revenue from gaming facilities is retained by our crown partners on behalf of their provincial government for the purpose of supporting programs like healthcare, education and social services.
SOURCE Great Canadian Gaming Corporation - Media Relations
For further information: Media Contact: Sonja Mandic, Director, Media Relations and Social Responsibility, Great Canadian Gaming Corporation, firstname.lastname@example.org, 604.889.7114