Currently, there are six casinos operating in the Sacramento area. However, Sky River Casino is the newest gaming and entertainment destination to open in the Sacramento region. With 80 table games, 2,000 slot machines, and twelve food and drink venues, Sky River is a new addition to the area.
The first phase of the Sky River Casino includes a 110,260-square-foot gaming floor and a 12-table poker room. It also features a pub, a quick service coffee shop, and a High Limit Room. A six-acre parking lot is being constructed on the southwest side of the casino. This parking lot will add 500 new parking spaces to the facility. The Sky River Casino will also include a spa and hotel.
Wilton Rancheria, a federally recognized tribe located in Elk Grove, has partnered with Boyd Gaming Corporation to build and operate the Sky River Casino. The tribe will pay a management fee to Boyd Gaming for the operation of the Sky River Casino. The tribe has pledged to improve education, housing, and health care for residents of the Elk Grove and Sacramento areas. They also plan to improve the community’s environment and economy. The Sky River Casino is expected to bring $125 million to the local economy over the next few years.
The Wilton Rancheria tribe has been working to build a casino in Elk Grove for more than a decade. The project has been estimated to cost about $500 million. The Wilton Rancheria has a total of 700 members. In addition to the casino, the tribe has expanded its facilities and improved the quality of its health care services. It has also made significant improvements to its housing and education. The Wilton Rancheria has also agreed to contribute $186 million to the economy of Elk Grove.
The Sky River Casino will feature 17 restaurants and bars. These dining outlets will include a steakhouse, a pub, and a Japanese restaurant. The casino has plans to add a hotel, spa, and convention center. When it opens in the fall of 2022, the casino will have a total of 80 tables and 2,000 slots.
The Casino will feature 12 food and beverage locations, including a gastropub that will serve local craft beers and highlight Sacramento’s breweries. The restaurant’s menu will include sandwiches, salads, and rotisserie chicken. Another of the restaurants will feature Chinese food, including dim sum. A sushi bar will also be offered. The restaurant’s owner, Billy Ngo, is the founder of several Sacramento culinary destinations. He is also the chef of the Fish Face Poke Bar and Kru Contemporary Japanese Cuisine.
The Market at Sky River will be a unique, elevated dining experience. It will feature a wide variety of food and drink from several prominent local and regional restauranteurs. The restaurant will also include a rotisserie food truck. The food court will also feature a sushi bar, a pub, and a fried chicken restaurant. The overall experience will be reminiscent of walking through a city street.