Leisure Acquisition Scraps Gateway IPO Deal

Ben Hamill - July 20, 2020

It certainly seems as if Canadian casino operator giant Gateway Casinos & Entertainment’s prospects of listing on the New York Stock Exchange in association with special purpose acquisition vehicle Leisure Acquisition Corp., are...Read More

Gateway Won’t Be Listing Publicly Just Yet

Ben Hamill - July 08, 2020

When Canadian gaming operator giant Gateway Casinos & Entertainment announced late last year that it was about to merge with a special purpose acquisition vehicle called Leisure Acquisition Corp. for the purpose of listing on the NY S...Read More

Unifor Seeks Court Relief Re Gateway Demands

Ben Hamill - June 24, 2020

Casino workers’ union Unifor Local 1090 has filed an official violation complaint against casino operator giant Gateway Casinos & Entertainment. The union has said that it is nothing short of appalled at Gateway’s decision...Read More

North Bay Cascades Roadwork Bid Awarded

Ben Hamill - June 19, 2020

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment has confirmed having now received a long-awaited North Bay Council go-ahead regarding the planned Cascades Casino North Bay roadwork project. Once completed, the upgrade to the intersection connecting P...Read More

Gateway Mulling Over Re-opening Procedures

Ben Hamill - June 08, 2020

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment says its currently still evaluating processes and decisions around the reopening of its land-based casinos in the province of Ontario. All physical casinos in the province; as well as the country, for t...Read More

Safety 1st As Casino Rama Prepares To Reopen

Ben Hamill - May 21, 2020

Gateway’s Resort is in the process of preparing to reopen its doors to its players, the operator’s Rob Mitchell has said. Mitchell is the Director of Communications and Public Affairs for Gateway Casinos and Entertainment. An...Read More

Gateway Confirms Significant Leisure M & A

Ben Hamill - January 06, 2020

Leading Canadian gaming and entertainment giant Gateway Casinos and Entertainment Limited is embarking on an exciting new business venture that will see its parent company GTWY Holdings not only in a position to finall...Read More

Chances Mission To Become Playtime Casino

Ben Hamill - December 03, 2019

Gateway’s Chances Mission is being treated to a complete makeover. The leading casino operator has confirmed that the existing Chances Mission will not only undergo a complete facelift, but that it will also be treat...Read More

Casinos Sarnia Expected To Open In January

Ben Hamill - November 19, 2019

Casinos Sarnia Expected To Open In January Truly exciting times are headed in the direction of the residents of Ontario, and more specifically, for the quaint pleasure of horseracing enthusiasts who re...Read More

Cascades Casino Delta Aims for 2020 Opening Date

Ben Hamill - November 14, 2019

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment is currently busy with the construction of its latest project, the building set to become the Cascades Casino Delta. Initially, it was projected that the complex’s launch ceremony ...Read More

Gateway Rethinks North Bay Traffic Circle

Ben Hamill - October 21, 2019

The community of North Bay is set to benefit from Gateway’s new Cascades Casino North Bay in more ways than one. The new casino is scheduled to open its doors to the public halfway into 2020 and the operator is now r...Read More

Gateway Announces Edmonton Job Cuts

Ben Hamill - September 03, 2019

One would assume that after the recent staff cuts at Gateway’s Casino Rama in Ontario, and especially after the absolute pandemonium that ensued afterwards as unhappy workers and unions made it their business to take to the streets...Read More

8 Games Tables Coming To Western Fair Ontario

Ben Hamill - September 02, 2019

The community of London, Ontario, is in for a real treat. Canadian casino operator Gateway Casinos & Entertainment recently afforded local players an elite sneak peak into what the future of gaming may hold at its ...Read More

Unifor Steps It Up With #NoJobsNoDice Rally

Ben Hamill - August 08, 2019

CA labour union Unifor is holding on to its guns in true lockjaw style. If the workforce top-dog has any intentions of letting go of the rope, then it’s putting up a winning performance at hiding the fact. The latest development in ...Read More

Unifor Slams Gateway Entertainment Job Cuts

Ben Hamill - July 29, 2019

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment will have to clean up its act if it hopes to enjoy continued support from local communities. Such was the nature of the warning recently issued by Unifor, Canada’s largest gaming sector and privat...Read More

Cascades Chatham Soft Opening A Big Success

Ben Hamill - July 19, 2019

The Cascades Casino Chatham is the latest of Gateway Entertainment’s pride and joy to have opened its doors, if only for a soft opening. The July 16th introductory event attracted around 150 people from the Chatham and Ke...Read More

Gateway Unveils Plans For London Silverlight Casino

Ben Hamill - June 28, 2019

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment has unveiled its plans for the development of a brand new casino on the Southwest side of London, Ontario. Gateway’s Starlight Casino development is expected to set the operator back a cool $75 mi...Read More

North Bay Turtle-Controversy Far From Over

Ben Hamill - June 12, 2019

The soil at the site of Gateway Casinos & Entertainment’s new North Bay Cascades Casino has officially been broken, following all of the necessary environmental and construction permissions now having been obtained. But what is ...Read More

Construction Of Cascades Casino Now Underway

Ben Hamill - June 11, 2019

It’s official. Construction of North Bay’s Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Cascades North Bay Casino is finally underway. The official ground-breaking ceremony took place on the last day of May, with most of the conversati...Read More

Cascades Casino Delta Set To Be 100% Cashless

Ben Hamill - June 06, 2019

Gateway’s Cascades Casino Delta is well on its way towards becoming the very first 100% cashless casino in Canada and quite possibly even in the world. The new venue is scheduled to open in October/November 2020, and its launch-date...Read More

Pro-Turtle Group To Inform In Peace

Ben Hamill - May 24, 2019

It’s all-systems-go for the community of North Bay to benefit from the presence of its very first casino ever. The entertainment and gaming venue will be developed and operated by Gateway Casinos & Entertainment, and what with t...Read More

Gateway Casino Comes To North Bay

Ben Hamill - May 03, 2019

It’s official: a brand-new Gateway casino development is coming to North Bay. And according to North Bay Mayor Al McDonald, the region is more than ready for a development that will ensure a steady stream of income for its residents...Read More

Sudbury Casino Finds Possible Interim Home

Ben Hamill - May 03, 2019

The grand opening of a Gateway casino planned for the region of Greater Sudbury may experience a long delay following the announcement that an administrative oversight with regards to an expiring lease may be the making of a major twist i...Read More

Gateway Comes Home To Wasaga Beach

Ben Hamill - April 13, 2019

It can be argued that the most important consideration to be made when planning a new entertainment venue is location. Ease of access is decidedly critical so as to ensure feet and support. Casino operator Gateway Casinos and Entertainmen...Read More

Bitcoin Now Good For Paying Innisfil Taxes

Ben Hamill - April 04, 2019

The future of cryptocurrencies is by no means a certain one. It’s not even clear; made all the worse by the fact that in December of last year, cryptocurrency units valued at nearly $190 million went missing and are yet to be locate...Read More

Delta Tennis Unhappy About Bubble’s Future

Ben Hamill - March 20, 2019

Delta City officials may have bitten off more than what they are able to chew, all as a result of having acted in haste. The construction of the proposed Cascades Casino Delta may very well still be nowhere near the allocation of a start ...Read More

Delta Casino Wants To Go Cashless

Ben Hamill - March 19, 2019

British Columbia has been fighting the good fight against money laundering, but over the course of the last decade or so, there have sadly been more defeats than what there have been victories. The city of Delta, interestingly enough one ...Read More

Gateway May Develop South Huron Casino

Ben Hamill - March 19, 2019

The wheels of conversation have been set in motion, and according to confirmation received from the Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Group a new casino may soon be coming to South Huron. The proposed new development has been discussed ...Read More

Gateway Pushes Total Casino Count To 27

Ben Hamill - March 09, 2019

Gateway Casinos and Entertainment is developing its way across Canada at a fast and furious pace. The company has just announced that it is the official new owner of Chances Signal Point, Williams Lake. More Chances gaming venues are loca...Read More

Wasaga Residents Want To Keep Money At Home

Ben Hamill - March 04, 2019

Gateway Casinos and Entertainment has put its money on the small town of Wasaga Beach and has repeatedly confirmed its commitment towards the community. And yet, residents remain worried about one very important aspect: the exact location...Read More

Chances Workers in Favour of Unionizing

Ben Hamill - February 18, 2019

Less than a full month after Gateway Casinos and Entertainment revealed its acquisition of Chances Casino Kamloops to the world, employees at the Kamloops North Shore property have announced that they have voted to unionize. According to...Read More

Cascades Chatham May Open Doors by July 1

Ben Hamill - February 12, 2019

Chatham’s newest casino project could be ready to welcome its first players in time for Canada Day this year. According to the most recent updates from Gateway, the operator of the venture, the property could be up and running by as...Read More

Gateway Casinos on an Expansion Quest

Ben Hamill - January 18, 2019

18After overcoming a series of worrying employee strikes, Gateway Casinos and Entertainment has decided to amplify its business operations in a bid to bounce back. According to a recent press release, the company has purchased Chances Cas...Read More

Gateway Abandons Western Fair Casino Plans

Ben Hamill - January 07, 2019

The largest private casino operator in Canada, Gateway Casinos and Entertainment, has abandoned its plans for a new hotel, eatery and gambling complex at the Western Fair grounds in London. Instead, the behemoth has signed a deal at a ne...Read More

Changes Coming to Central Gaming Bundle

Ben Hamill - January 06, 2019

Gateway Casinos and Entertainment is without a doubt one of Canada’s leading gambling venue developers and operators. This reputation has also been cemented even further over the past year, with the OLG selecting Gateway for the new...Read More

North Bay Votes Yes To New Cascades Casino

Ben Hamill - December 27, 2018

A vacant plot of land near Pinewood Park Drive in the North Bay area has been a topic of hot discussion due to the proposed construction of a brand new casino and entertainment development that isn’t only set to benefit the North Ba...Read More

North Bay Casino Meeting Finalizes Details

Ben Hamill - December 17, 2018

North Bay is reportedly in the process of making an essential decision for the future construction of Gateway Casinos’ most recent planned project. Wednesday, 12 December saw a long-awaited meeting hosted by the City Council, which ...Read More

GCE May Regret Recent Orillia Deal

Ben Hamill - December 07, 2018

Too many cooks spoil the broth, or so the old saying goes. Sadly, it now appears as if one of Canada’s most prominent and successful gaming and entertainment groups, Gateway Casinos and Entertainment (GCE), will be learning one of l...Read More

IPO Documents Clarify Gateway’s Operations

Ben Hamill - December 04, 2018

Documents that were filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission this November have given residents of northern Ontario a deeper look into the company that operates three regional casinos – and is planning to construct anoth...Read More

Gateway Files for a $100m New York IPO

Ben Hamill - November 27, 2018

Canadian gaming operator Gateway Casinos and Entertainment, which runs 26 local properties across the nation, reportedly filed with the SEC last week in a bid to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering, or IPO. The British...Read More

Cascades Casino Delta Gets BCLC’s Approval

Ben Hamill - November 19, 2018

The British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) has reportedly given its approval to a new casino project that is expected to be built on the site of the old Delta Town and Country Inn. Construction on the gaming venue is set to begin ear...Read More

Gateway’s Staff Strike Draws to a Close

Ben Hamill - November 14, 2018

It took nearly five months, but a worker’s union that works closely with staff at Gateway Casinos has finally gotten its just dues. The union had been striking for 19 weeks up until very recently, demanding higher wages and better w...Read More

BC Casinos Strikes May Soon be Resolved

Ben Hamill - November 08, 2018

Gateway Casinos’ union members have for four months now – but this could soon come to an end thanks to a new development. A tentative deal has now been reached between the local gambling operator and the British Columbia Gove...Read More

Wasaga Beach Casino Complex Confirmed

Ben Hamill - October 18, 2018

A new casino venture has just been confirmed, with the establishment likely to be built in the town of Wasaga Beach in Ontario. According to Mayor Brian Smith of Wasaga Beach in a recent press release, a...Read More

BCGEU Dubs Gateway Claim Denial a ‘Victory’

Ben Hamill - October 11, 2018

The British Columbia Government Service Employees Union (or BCGEU) has praised the decision of local courts to deny the authoritative order recently filed by Canada’s Gateway Casinos against strikin...Read More

Gateway Hanover Casino Renovation On the Cards

Ben Hamill - September 30, 2018

Gateway Casinos and Entertainment Limited, Canada’s largest private gambling operator, has recently revealed that it will be pumping $14 million into the renovation of its casino in the small Ontario town of Read More

Greater Sudbury Casino Expansion a Mystery

Ben Hamill - September 27, 2018

The fate of the Greater Sudbury Casino project in Ontario is still a mystery, with discussions about the future of the Kingsway Entertainment District addition still one of the most-covered topics in the ...Read More

Starlight Casino Edmonton Opening Soon

Ben Hamill - September 21, 2018

Over in Western Canada, Limited has now revealed that its $43 million revamp project of the Palace Casino into its upcoming Starlight Casino Edmonton has finally been completed. The new gaming venue is set to officially open its doors in...Read More

Gateway’s Cascades Casino Delta Approved

Ben Hamill - August 22, 2018

Drawing closer to the realization of its massive $70 million Cascades Casino Delta project, operator Gateway Casinos and Entertainment Ltd has now gained approval from the Delta City Council . The Council’s approval closely followe...Read More