The Queen Baton Rouge on line casino might be having its official opening on August 24, making it the town’s first-ever land-based on line casino. [Image: Shutterstock.com]
The Queen Baton Rouge is ready to open on August 24, making it the town’s first-ever land-based on line casino. Riverboat casinos have been authorized for a few years in Louisiana, with industrial land-based services solely permitted exterior of New Orleans in recent times.
Work on the undertaking started in August 2021
The Queen Baton Rouge is situated on the identical website as the previous Hollywood On line casino. Work on the undertaking started in August 2021, with excessive river water ranges and escalating building prices resulting in quite a few delays. The brand new advanced might be over 100,000 sq. toes in measurement and its 18 desk video games and 750+ slot machines will transfer from the riverboat onto land.
A DraftKings sportsbook may even take wagers on the property, whereas 5 leisure venues and eating places will provide one thing for guests when they aren’t playing.
The brand new facility will create about 100 new jobs. Talking concerning the upcoming opening, The Queen On line casino & Leisure CEO and President Terry Downey stated: “The Queen Baton Rouge ushers in a brand new period not only for this historic property, however for gaming and leisure all through the area.”