YAVAPAI-PRESCOTT CASINO RESORT PROJECT
The Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe announced plans to build a new $40 million destination casino resort on 12 acres at the Highway 69-Yavpé Connector intersection. The information was released April 6, 2014.
The new casino resort has not been named at this time. Likewise the design been completed pending suggestions from the community. The project will consolidate the tribe's current two casinos, Bucky's and the Yavapai Casino. The tribe will move their allotted 566 gaming machines into the new casino.
Ground breaking is expected in early Fall 2014 and construction should take about 18 months.
The Tribe presently owns and operates Bucky’s Casino, the Yavapai Casino, Prescott Resort and Conference Center, Sundog Business Park, and Frontier Village, a 250-acre shopping center. These properties are all on the Tribe's 1,400-acre reservation in central Yavapai County, Arizona. The reservation is adjacent to the the city of Prescott.