Legends Bay has been advisable for an August launch in Sparks, east of Reno. [Image: Shutterstock.com]
The primary on line casino since 1995
Nevada is about to open one other on line casino in August with Legends Bay in Reno-Sparks, the metropolis’ first in 27 years.
a enjoyable and thrilling social hub in Sparks.”
“We’re wanting ahead to introducing this area to the local people and out-of-market guests,” stated Garry Goett, chairman and CEO of the mission’s guardian firm Olympia Gaming. “Hopefully, it would shortly turn into a enjoyable and thrilling social hub in Sparks.”
The Nevada Gaming Management Board advisable licensing for the institution on Wednesday, advancing the matter to a Nevada Gaming Fee assembly on June 23.
Prepared for launch
Olympia Gaming bought the 14 acres the place Legends Bay is positioned in 2007 however paused growth after the financial recession. It took some time, however the constructing started in 2021, and the property is sort of able to launch.
Olympia Gaming has a wealthy historical past in Nevada’s playing sphere. It owns and operates On line casino Fandango in Carson Metropolis, whereas additionally designing Los Angeles’ Southern Highlands and Skye Canyon communities.
The on line casino is linked to a neighborhood buying middle that may function an IMAX theater and a big capability threshold. It additionally options 200 rooms on the Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton and Residence Inn by Marriott on web site.
“The inns have carried out exceptionally effectively for us for the reason that day they opened [in 2017 and 2018, respectively] and gave us higher consolation in transferring ahead with this mission,” stated Goett.
A special providing
Regardless of changing into yet one more on line casino in Nevada’s massive portfolio, Olympia affirms that Legends Bay is inherently totally different from different venues. It’s draped in a contemporary design however will keep in contact with north Nevada’s roots. A serious a part of this contains outfitting the storefront signal with stone columns.
We have been very cautious to not be a Las Vegas on line casino”
Goett feels that distinguishing itself from the glitz and glamor of Vegas casinos will appeal to a novel buyer base. “We have been very cautious to not be a Las Vegas on line casino,” Goett stated. “It is a northern Nevada on line casino and we used northern Nevada inside designers for the mission.”
The on line casino itself will current a 40,000 square-foot ground with 660 slot machines, 10 desk video games, and two bars. The Circa sportsbook will deal with the sports activities betting aspect to the on line casino.
Legends Bay may also include 5 eating places, considered one of which shall be a 24-hour grill.