Wynn Resorts, the rival of the Las Vegas Sands, is also looking to reopen Wynn Las Vegas and Encore by June. However, the live poker facilities and some of its table gaming sections will remain.
Derby Lane: First Poker Room to Reopen. It seems that Derby Lane in Florida will be the first poker room to reopen in the US since the shutdowns of mid-March. The poker room is a part of the racino that revolves around greyhound racing at the Tampa Bay track. Racing will start again on May 8, and the poker room will follow on Monday, May 11.
MGM continues to reopen casino-free properties and Delano Las Vegas is next on the list with reopening planned for July 1. At the same time all of the company’s venues operate under enhanced health and safety protocols ensuring the wellbeing of employees and guests.
Reopening plans must also outline how a given property will engage in regular cleaning and disinfecting of cards, poker chips and other minutiae essential to the game of poker. Las Vegas.
US Poker Rooms Slowly Begin to Reopen; Venetian Poker Room Las Vegas Target Reopening by June Rest of the World 3 weeks ago by Janette Dee. The heavy impact of the COVID-19 situation brought drastic effects to the gaming and sport industries all around the world. As most operations were put to a temporary halt during the peak of the pandemic, establishments are now slowly beginning to reopen.
Las Vegas casinos plan to reopen June 4 with new safety protocols However, poker rooms and slot machines will remain closed Face masks will be provided, but not mandatory for guests.
The Venetian could become the first Las Vegas Strip casino to reopen its poker room since the state’s casinos were closed in mid-March, recently announcing plans to resume poker action June 5.
Las Vegas Has a Plan to Reopen Its Casinos It's not going to be business as usual for Caesar's, Wynn, or MGM, but at least there are signs of light at the end of the tunnel.