Eagle River Casino (Whitecourt, Alberta)

 

DESCRIPTION

Eagle River Casino and Travel Plaza is located 8 kilometres northwest of the Town of Whitecourt, Alberta at the intersection of Alberta Provincial Highway 43N and 32N.

HISTORY

Eagle River Casino & Travel Plaza opened on January 31, 2008. A 106-room select service hotel is planned for the Travel Plaza.

OWNERSHIP & MANAGEMENT

Eagle River Casino & Travel Plaza is owned by the Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation and is a joint venture with Paragon Gaming. Paragon also provides management-related services for the River Cree Resort and Casino in Enoch, Alberta and Edgewater Casino in Vancouver, British Columbia.

RECENT EVENTS

Eagle River Casino & Travel Plaza opened on January 31, 2008.

COMPETITION

The Town of Whitecourt (population 9,200 in 2008) is located approximately 177 kilometres northwest of Edmonton, Alberta and 279 kilometres southeast of Grande Prairie, Alberta.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:

Eagle River Casino & Travel Plaza web site

Paragon Gaming web site


 Last Updated: 02/28/11