Great Canadian Gaming Corporation, one of the largest gaming and entertainment companies in the country, has announced that its casino at its newest property, the Pickering Casino Resort, is now finally open to the public.
The new casino features around 2,400 slot machines and nearly 100 live table games. Players will also be able to enjoy online live casino games, there are 140 live dealer terminals available at the property.
However, the venue won’t function at full capacity for the foreseeable future due to restrictions related to the novel coronavirus pandemic. Nevertheless, Terrance Doyle, the interim Chief Executive Officer of Great Canadian Gaming Corporation, believes that the opening of this casino is an important step in the company’s recovery from the impact of Covid-19.
Moreover, the Chief Executive Officer added that the Pickering Casino Resort will create around 600 new jobs in the Durham Region, and that’s just in the first phase of the property’s opening.
The Pickering Casino Resort is the 25th property of Great Canadian Gaming Corporation but it’s the first casino resort opened in Ontario in the last sixteen years. The Great Canadian Gaming Corporation is based in Ontario but it operates gaming, entertainment and hospitality venues in various locations across Canada.