Casino openings

World Casino News works hand in hand with the World Casino Directory to bring you news and details about casino properties that have received regulatory approval, a license, and are scheduled to open. The news follows each property's progress from the drawing board to the golden shovel, topping off ceremony, and grand opening.

The dates may change in the Coming Soon section due to construction delays, regulatory matters, or roadblocks created by competitors or community leaders. Follow your favorite new casino's path to opening by staying on top of Casino Project Updates as well as Fines, Lawsuits & Litigation

Bossier City’s Live! Casino & Hotel Eyes 2025 Launch, Promising Major Economic Boost

With the target opening date set for the first quarter of 2025, the Live! Casino & Hotel Louisiana in Bossier City is gearing up to become a major entertainment and gaming hub. Developed by The Cordish Comp...

AGI Invests $172 Million to Transform Manila’s Tourism with Newport Upgrade and Westside City Development

Alliance Global Group Inc. (AGI) is making a significant investment to reshape Manila's tourism and leisure landscape with $172 million allocated for upgrading the existing Newport World Resorts and developing ...

Accel Entertainment to Transform FanDuel’s Collinsville Venue with New Casino

Accel Entertainment has announced a major strategic acquisition, purchasing the FanDuel Sportsbook and Horse Racing venue in Collinsville, Illinois for approximately 35 million dollars in stock. This acquisitio...

Petersburg, VA Poised for Casino Development Pending November Referendum Approval

Petersburg is on the brink of potentially becoming home to a new casino. The Virginia Lottery Department has given its nod to the city’s plans, marking a significant step forward. All that remains now is for a ...

Win-River Casino Relocation Progresses with DOI’s Land Transfer Approval

The Redding Rancheria has received federal approval to move forward with a contentious plan to expand and relocate the tribe's Win-River Resort and Casino, California, to prime freeway frontage property along t...

Waterfront Philippines Inc. Nears Completion of Manila Hotel and Casino Reconstruction by 2025

Waterfront Philippines Inc. is poised to complete the Waterfront Manila Hotel and Casino reconstruction by the end of next year. This project, which has faced several delays, will see its first phase completed ...

Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River Advances $275 Million Expansion with Hotel Tower Milestone

Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River is making significant progress in its ambitious $275 million expansion project. Last week, the company celebrated a major milestone with a Topping Out Ceremony for its new 12-stor...

Paradise Group in South Korea Unveils Major Expansion Plans for Travel and Casino Sectors

Paradise Group is set to revolutionize customer experiences by introducing innovative travel products and enhancing its casino offerings, with a strong emphasis on attracting international visitors. The hotel o...

Queen’s Wharf Brisbane Casino and Entertainment Complex Set for Phased Opening Starting August 29

Seven years after the old Queensland government executive building was demolished, the Queen’s Wharf casino and entertainment complex is nearing its much-anticipated opening, albeit two years later than initial...

Station Casinos Initiates Expansion Plans for Durango Property in Southwest Las Vegas

Station Casinos is moving forward with ambitious plans to expand its newly opened Durango property in the southwest valley of Las Vegas. Following a successful debut, the company has filed for approval from the...