Some Arizona Casinos Reopening As Stay-At-Home Order Expires

May 15, 2020

Several Arizona casinos were partially reopening Friday with new sanitizing protocols and social distancing measures.

Harrah's Ak-Chin Hotel and Casino
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The opening comes about two months after slot machines were shut down and gaming rooms were closed to help slow the spread of the coronavirus. Harrah’s Ak-Chin Hotel and Casino in Maricopa and Fort McDowell Casino near Fountain Hills were opening parts of their operations Friday morning as Republican Gov. Doug Ducey’s stay-at-home order expires. The three casinos operated by the Gila River Indian Community in the southern part of the greater Phoenix area were set to resume partial operations at midday.