Gateway's CEO Invites Penticton to Come Play at the Spectacular New Cascades Casino
Gateway Casinos & Entertainment (Gateway) is very excited to open its doors at Cascades Casino Penticton, a first-class gaming and entertainment destination in the heart of Penticton.
Through a substantial investment of over $25 million, Gateway has shown they are fully committed to Penticton and the South Okanagan for years to come. This project helped boost the local economy during construction with increased purchasing and use of local suppliers and businesses. Construction alone has generated 200 person-years of employment.
Cascades Casino Penticton has resulted in an additional 150 new permanent jobs, bringing their existing team of local employees to over 300 people.
Located at the South Okanagan Events Centre (SOEC), the new Cascades Casino Penticton features 45,000 square feet of premium entertainment space where friends can come have a delicious dinner, take in a show, and enjoy a great selection of slots and table games.
With "Play" as the design inspiration, Cascades truly is entertainment redefined. Offering an array of dining and entertainment options to suit any taste; featuring the first rooftop patio at Gateway's signature MATCH Eatery & Public House.
Over 500 community members and leaders were invited for a grand opening ceremony, hosted by Canadian actress and comedian Ellie Harvie, followed by a larger celebration with customers. Kicking off during the night's festivities, and continuing until April 30th, GatewayGIVES – Gateway's community and charitable program – is proud to fundraise for the YES Project, the official charity for the grand opening.
Cascades Casino will offer guests exciting player promotions, contests and dining specials throughout the facility. The Cascades of Cash promotion will kick off on April 5th , where you could instantly win $1,000,000, just by swiping your Encore Rewards card; opening day Hot Seat Draws every half hour on slots & table games – Win up to $100 in Free Play & Chips; and Play & Win for up to $500 Uspin Free Play – until 10pm; Play Race to Win for your chance to drive away in a new Ford Mustang GT.