Gateway Casino grand opening tomorrow

Media Release

August 7, 2019

Media invited to Gateway Casino grand opening August 8


As part of the grand opening of Gateway’s Cascades Casino Chatham on Thursday August 8, the municipality will formally accept the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation’s cheque for $884,638 representing funds provided to Chatham-Kent through the OLG’s Municipality Contribution Agreement.

The presentation will take place immediately following the 4 p.m. ribbon cutting for the new $36 million casino at the corner of Richmond Street and Keil Drive.

The opening ceremony will feature members of Gateway Casino senior corporate management, officials of OLG and a number of local dignitaries including Mayor Darrin Canniff and Chatham-Kent-Leamington  MPP Rick Nicholls.



Media Contact

Jim Blake

Communications Officer

Municipality of Chatham-Kent

519-360-1998 x 3624



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