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Grand Island temporary casino may open late 2022

GRAND ISLAND CASINO RESORT AT FONNER PARK

700 E Stolley Park Rd
Grand Island, NE 68801

Elite Casino Resorts applied to the Nebraska Racing and Gaming Commission for a casino license on June 28, 2022 to build the $100 million Grand Island Casino Resort at Fonner Park. If approved, a temporary casino could open inside Fonner Park near the end of 2022. The grand opening of the permanent casiino resort will be in 2025.

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Grand Island Casino Resort

Fonner Park will add a casino hotel to its racetrack following the 2020 voter approval to expand casino gambling. To develop and operate the casino, Fonner Park has selected Elite Casino Resorts, an Iowa-based company that operates casinos in Davenport, Iowa City and Larchwood, Iowa.

Temporary Casino
Fonner Park plans to open a temporary casino in late 2022. The casino will feature 300 slot machines, live table games, and a quick food venue.

Permanent Casino
Construction of the Grand Island Casino Resort will begin in 2023 and open in 2025.

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News New Grand Island Casino's temporary casino will break ground at Fonner Park on Sept. 7 August 27, 2022 - Construction of the Grand Island temporary casino inside Fonner Park will break ground on September 7, 2022. The event is waiting for the State Fair to end ... Read more News Nebraska Grand Island Casino Resort Update August 1, 2022 - Grand Island Casino Resort is a proposed project of Elite Casino Resorts to build a $100M casino inside Fonner Park. The company submitted a gaming application to the Nebraska Racing and Gaming Commission ... Read more News Ogallala City approves Lake McConaughy Casino Resort & Racetrack Proposal July 6, 2022 - A $100 million Ogallala casino proposal, named Lake McConaughy Casino Resort & Racetrack, was approved by city and county officials last week. The plan was developed in ... Read more News Nebraska Racing and Gaming Commission releases final casino regulatory draft November 17, 2021 - The Nebraska Racing and Gaming Commission released a final draft Friday of rules and regulations for casino gambling at horse racing tracks. The 67-page document covers ... Read more

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37,500-square-foot casino floor

650 slot machines with future space for 850 slot machines

20 table games

Elite Sportsbook

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4 Restaurants

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Show Lounge (in gaming area)

VIP lounge

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Hotel

This will be a boutique hotel with 116 guest rooms and suites. The five-story hotel will be built directly over the casino and north of an existing clubhouse. The hotel will include both an indoor and an outdoor pool, a spa and salon, gift shop, and rooftop dining.

Parking

Surface parking plus a 400-space parking garage.

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News Articles

New Grand Island Casino's temporary casino will break ground at Fonner Park on Sept. 7

August 27, 2022

Construction of the Grand Island temporary casino inside Fonner Park will break ground on September 7, 2022. The event is waiting for the Nebraska State Fair to end on September 5th. Construction is expected to finish in November with the grand opening around Thanksgiving weekend.

The temporary casino will be built on the inside concourse of the racetrack and feature 300 slot machines, table games and a food venue.

Construction of the permanent Grand Island Casino Resort will begin after the 2023 Nebraska State Fair has ended. The project is expected to take two years to complete with the opening date in 2025. The casino will feature 650 slot machines, 20 table games and an Elite sportsbook. The hotel will be 5 stories tall with 118 guest rooms. The property will include restaurants, a show lounge and a VIP lounge.

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Nebraska Grand Island Casino Resort Update

August 1, 2022

Grand Island Casino Resort is a proposed project of Elite Casino Resorts to build a $100 million casino inside Fonner Park in Grand Island, Nebraska. The company submitted a gaming license application to the Nebraska Racing and Gaming Commission in June 2022.

If the license is approved, the company will build a temporary casino at Fonner Park to operate during construction of the permanent casino. The temporary casino could open as early as the end of 2022. It would feature 300 slot machines, live table games and a quick food venue.

The permanent casino will start construction in 2023 and open in 2025. It will feature 650 slot machines, 20 table games, sportsbook, restaurants, show lounge, VIP lounge, and a 118-room hotel.

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