Gateway introduces latest Cascades casino via Delta grand opening

Ribbon cutting

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment had added to its gaming roster after hosting a grand opening of the Cascades Casino Delta yesterday (Thursday 29 September).

The facility, which represents an investment of C$99.2m as well as the creation of a swathe of employment opportunities, saw a host of festivities take place throughout the property.

“I would like to congratulate Gateway Casinos and Entertainment on the grand opening of Cascades Casino Delta,” noted Mayor George Harvie, City of Delta.

“Gateway’s investment in this new entertainment destination has created hundreds of new jobs that support the growth of our local economy and tourism. We look forward to working with Gateway in their role as a new member of our business community.” 

Cascades features 500 slots, 18 table games and stadium-style gaming, as well as signature restaurants such as the Match Eatery & Public House and the Buffet and a 5,000 square foot ballroom that converts into three separate conference spaces.

“This is a wonderful day for Delta and Gateway Casinos. I am proud to say, despite the challenges of the pandemic over the last two and a half years, we finally reached our destination,” said Rob Ward, Gateway’s Chief Operating Officer,. 

“This new property is testimony to the resiliency and determination of a great many people who kept their focus and worked hard together to create a state-of-the-art entertainment destination for the City of Delta.”

The firm’s Delta complex becomes the latest Cascades entity for the group, with properties also available in Chatham and North Bay, Ontario, and Langley, Kamloops and Penticton, British Columbia.

“BCLC is delighted to open the brand-new Cascades Casino Delta in collaboration with our partners at Gateway,” commented Greg Moore, BCLC Board Chair.

“Offering an innovative gaming experience and access to industry-leading player health resources, the casino will provide excellent entertainment for our players to enjoy safely. 

“At the same time, the casino will provide significant economic benefits to the community in the form of jobs and support for local initiatives and provincial programs through the revenue it generates. We look forward to the ways BC’s newest casino will shape the future for the City of Delta and beyond.”