To Open In December
LAS VEGAS -
Station Casinos, Inc. announced on November 21 that a joint venture
owned by STN and the Greenspun family received a non-restricted
gaming license from the Nevada Gaming Commission to own and operate
Green Valley Ranch Station Casino in the Henderson/Green Valley
area of Las Vegas.
Ranch Station Casino will open to the public on Tuesday, December
18. Green Valley Ranch Station Casino is located on a 40-acre site
in Henderson at the intersection of Interstate 215 and Green Valley
Parkway. The project is a joint venture between STN and GCR Gaming,
a company owned by the Greenspun family, and is the focal point
of a 300-acre retail, office, entertainment and residential complex
that is part of the Green Valley Ranch master-planned community.
grants Station Casinos permission to operate full-scale gaming at
Green Valley Ranch Station Casino, where the new property's 50,000-square-foot
casino will open with more than 2,500 slot/video poker machines,
53 table games, and a 170-seat race and sports book. The property
also includes a 201-room hotel; seven full-service restaurants including,
Il Fornaio; BullShrimp, a steak and seafood restaurant; Trophy's,
a sports themed restaurant; Fado's, an Irish pub; The Original Pancake
Valley Ranch Resort is Green Valley Ranch Resort is surrounded by
dramatic mountains and canopied by a brilliant blue sky. Spend your
days lounging at the resort's expansive pools or visit the 8,300-square-foot
European spa for a day of pampering.
Feast Around the World Buffet. It also includes six quick-service
outlets; four bars, including the WHISKEY SKY; a 10-screen Regal
Cinema theater complex; an 11,000-square-foot meeting/convention
facility; a 10,000-square-foot European day spa; and "The Backyard,"
an eight-acre complex with an incredible swimming pool, private
poolside cabanas, lawn and garden areas, and a contemporary poolside
bar and cafe surrounding a performance venue.
to Green Valley Ranch, Station Casinos, Inc. owns and operates Palace
Station Hotel & Casino, Boulder
Station Hotel & Casino, Santa
Fe Station Hotel & Casino and Wild
Wild West Gambling Hall & Hotel in Las Vegas, Nev., Texas
Station Gambling Hall & Hotel and Fiesta
Casino Hotel in North Las Vegas, NV, and Sunset
Station Hotel & Casino and The
Reserve Hotel & Casino in Henderson, Nev. The Company also owns
a 50 percent interest in Barley's
Casino & Brewing Co. in Henderson, NV.
Town To Host NASCAR 2002
Town Hotel & Gambling Hall will play host to an action
packed weekend as the exciting world of NASCAR returns to
Las Vegas in early spring 2002. The exciting competition will
take place at Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the Sam's
Town 300 NASCAR Busch Series Race on March 2, 2002.
of the weekend festivities, Sam's Town also will host the
4th annual NASCAR Drivers Auction at 6 pm on Thursday, February
28, 2002. The wildly popular NASCAR Drivers Auction is the
single largest fund-raiser for the Las Vegas chapter of the
Speedway Children's Charities, which distributed nearly $200,000
in 2001 to benefit local needy children.
the Drivers Auction moves from the Ponderosa Room to Sam's
Town Live!, the 1100-seat entertainment complex at the Sam's
Town Hotel & Gambling Hall. Many of the Winston Cup and
Busch Series' best drivers are again expected to participate
in the charity event, which includes both a live and silent
auction. Last year, over 30 drivers personally appeared and
participated in this most unique event.
features a rare opportunity for fans to bid for a chance to
meet their favorite Winston Cup driver during the driver introductions
and then ride along with them in an open convertible during
the pre-race parade lap around the track prior to the UAW-DaimlerChrysler
400 on Sunday, March 3. Winning bidders on Busch Series competitors
will have the opportunity to meet their drivers in the pit
area prior to the start of the Sam's Town 300 on Saturday,
March 2. The silent auction will feature NASCAR memorabilia
and autographed collectibles.
are $35, benefiting Speedway Children's Charities and are
available at Sam's Town Live! box office. In the southern
Nevada region, discount coupons will be available on specially
marked 2-liter Coca-Cola products. Tickets may be purchased
beginning December 10 at 10 am.