Sac and Fox Nation announces limited reopening of casinos beginning May 15

Pictured: Justin Freeland Wood, Principal Chief of the Sac & Fox Nation with Black Hawk Bronze.(Photo: Sac & Fox Nation)

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Black Hawk Casino and Sac and Fox Casino to reopen May 15; Admission limited to 25% capacity

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Sac and Fox Nation

The Sac and Fox Nation announced a limited reopening of its casinos beginning Friday, May 15th. Black Hawk Casino (located in Shawnee, OK) will reopen on Friday, May 15 at 10:00 am. Sac and Fox Casino (located in Stroud, OK) will reopen on Friday, May 15 at 12:00 pm.

Admission will be limited to 25% of the building capacity, initially. This count will include guests and employees. Temperature checks will be conducted before guests and employees are allowed to enter. Individuals with a temperature over 100.4̊ F will not be allowed to enter. 

A comprehensive health and sanitation program is in place. Prior to reopening, all employees will complete health and safety training so they can provide support to guests and ensure a safe and friendly environment. Signage and instructions will be placed throughout the facilities to help guests maintain a physical distance of at least six feet. Table games will remain closed until further notice. 

Hand sanitation stations are available throughout the facilities. Enhanced cleaning and sanitization protocols are in place, with an emphasis on high touch surfaces.

Employees working on the casino floor will be required to wear a mask. Guests are encouraged to wear masks. A promotion will be offered to incentivize guests to wear masks while in the facility.

Black Hawk Casino will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Sac and Fox Casino will be open from 10:00 a.m. to midnight on Sunday and Monday, and 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. Tuesday through Saturday. 

Officials from the Sac and Fox Nation are closely monitoring the situation and will update procedures and adjust operations as needed.

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