In mid-2020 the Arkansas Racing Commission selected and licensed a plan submitted by a Mississippi casino group, Gulfside Casino Partners, to build a $254M casino resort in Russellville, Pope County, Arkansas. The final casino will open in 2022 followed later by construction of the hotel. …
Is Pope County Arkansas getting a casino?
The ruling by Pulaski County Circuit Judge Tim Fox supports a June 18, 2020, decision by the Arkansas Racing Commission to issue Gulfside Casino Partnership a license to build and operate a casino in Pope County.
Are casinos legal in Arkansas?
Overview of Arkansas Gambling Laws
Arkansas has a very restrictive gambling policy, limited primarily to horse and dog racing. There are currently no Indian casinos in Arkansas, while gambling houses and devices are prohibited in the state.
Where is River Valley casino in Arkansas?
Proposed by Gulfside Casino Partnership, which operates Island View Casino Resort in Gulfport, Mississippi, River Valley Casino Resort would be located in Russellville, Arkansas.
What is the biggest casino in Arkansas?
Biggest Casino / Gaming Facility in Arkansas
Out of all casinos in Arkansas you’ll find River Valley Casino to be the biggest. It has 2100 gaming machines and 100 table games.
Can you smoke at Saracen casino?
Two Arkansas casinos, Oaklawn Park Casino and Southland Casino, have already adopted smoke-free policies as a part of their COVID-19 safety protocols. We encourage these casinos to remain permanently smoke-free and for the new Saracen Casino to open and remain permanently smoke-free as well.
Who owns Casino in Hot Springs Arkansas?
Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort
|Location||2705 Central Avenue Hot Springs, AR 71901, United States|
|Owned by||Oaklawn Jockey Club, Inc. (Cella family)|