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Two Great Canadian Gaming properties closing down temporarily

18 December 2020

(PRESS RELEASE) -- Further to the announcement on 18 December 2020 from the Ontario provincial government that certain businesses in certain regions, such as casinos and race tracks, will be restricted further operationally, Great Canadian Gaming Corporation will be suspending gaming operations at Elements Casino Brantford and racing operations at Flamboro Downs as of Sunday, 20 December 2020 at 11:59 p.m. EST.

Live racing without spectators, with pari mutuel wagering offered on those races via simulcast, had been conducted at Flamboro Downs since 3 September 2020. Gaming operations at Elements Casino Flamboro (the same location as Flamboro Downs), were suspended on 15 November 2020.

Currently, six of the Company's 26 properties are open with the four Ontario properties operating with a guest capacity of fifty, Casino New Brunswick operating with 25% of pre-closure capacity, and Casino Nova Scotia Sydney operating with 20% of pre-closure capacity. Emergency health orders continue to remain in place in all provinces the Company does business in.

Details regarding the reopening of Elements Casino Brantford and Flamboro Downs will be announced at a later date.

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