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Mississippi sees several casinos begin reopening today

21 May 2020

Mississippi saw the following 16 properties start reopening their doors to the public today.

Fitz Casino & Hotel reopened at 8:01 a.m. with machines spaced out and masks available for guests and employees. Hand sanitizer is placed throughout the property.

Golden Nugget - Biloxi welcomed guests in at 8 a.m. Here is a message posted on its website: "The health and well-being of our guests and employees is our top priority. Management is in contact with the CDC and other federal agencies to ensure the actions we are taking are comprehensive and appropriate."

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Biloxi reopened at 11 a.m. this morning.

Harlow's Casino Resort & Spa posted the following message on its website after reopening this morning. "We’ve worked with the Mississippi Gaming Commission to make sure we’re ready for you! For the health and safety of you and our team members, we’ll have hand-sanitizing stations, encourage you to wear masks and practice social distancing. But we’re still the same great Harlow's Casino you love. It’s time to get out and play!"

Horseshoe Casino & Hotel - Tunica and Harrah's Gulf Coast opened at 8 a.m. this morning. Harrah's Gulf Coast has already awarded its first jackpot.

Island View Casino Resort posted the following statement on its website after reopening. "Island View employees have always taken pride in the cleanliness of our property and are up to the challenges of the current situation. Additional cleaning and disinfecting will take place throughout the day and you night owls will notice our nightly deep cleaning efforts"

As Isle of Capri Casino Hotel - Lula, Trop Casino Greenville and Lady Luck Casino - Vicksburg reopen today, guests will be recommended to wear face masks, while employees will be required to. Social distancing protocols are in place at all three properties as well.

At Palace Casino Resort, slots, table games, and the race and sportsbook are now open. Space between slot machines has been increased and positions at table games are limited.

Riverwalk Casino and Hotel added this statement to its website after reopening, "We want to keep our casino a fun and safe place to play, so we’ll have hand-sanitizing stations, encourage you to wear masks, and have social distancing guidelines in place. We’ve worked with the Mississippi Gaming Commission to make sure we’re ready to return to the excitement!"

Guests can have their temperatures checked at Scarlet Pearl Casino Resort by a scanner before entering the property.

Treasure Bay Casino and Hotel disabled some of its slots and limited table seats to abide by social distancing guidelines. All guests must enter through the main entrance.

At 8:01 a.m. WaterView Casino and Hotel also reopened its door to the public.

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