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Bay 101 Casino in San Jose Completes Relocation and Upgrade Project on Schedule

Bay 101 Casino announced it is planning a grand opening for 29th September to introduce its brand new gambling facility in the spectacular San Jose, California. The new gambling venue is part of Bay 101 Casino to modernize its gambling facility and attract the interest of more customers. The casino officials promised one unforgettable grand opening experience and many presents for the attendees.

The construction of the Bay 101 new casino facility was inspired by the fact that the casino’s license to operate at its former address at 1801 Bering Drive was expiring in 2017. Hence, the casino officials decided to relocate the gambling venue a short distance from the old site. The news for the casino relocation came in 2015, but the officials promised to open the new gambling facility on time. At present, it seems that they kept their word as the new Bay 101 casino is to swing its doors open tomorrow.

The gambling hub has become famous for its qualitative poker action that it offers. A brief look back at the glorious past of the Bay 101 Casino reminds that the gambling venue played host to a number of interesting poker events organized by some of the most highly-respected sponsors, including the annual World Poker Tour (WPT) Shooting Star tournament. Bay 101 Casino in San Jose joined WPT in Season II, turning into one of the most attended tournaments.

Even though the players seemed to be pretty attached to Bay 101 Casino previous gambling facility, the casino officials decided to launch a new casino project, aiming to revitalize its old gambling facility, which first opened its doors as far back as 1994.

Quick Peek Over the Casino’s Wall

The new Bay 101’s gambling facility is located in close proximity to San Jose’s airport and only a few miles from Casino M8trix (the casino’s main rival). Even though the new gambling hub will not offer slot machines as only Indian casinos have the exclusive rights to offer games of chance, it was revealed that the new Bay 101 Casino boosts 49 gaming tables, featuring pai gow poker, EZ baccarat, Texas hold’em and blackjack.

Speaking of the upcoming casino opening, casino spokesman Rich Alvari said that the new gambling facility spreads over 73,000 square feet and it costs $53 million. Kenneth Rodrigues & Partners was the designer of the building, which combines natural elements such as wood and glass in order to provide a cosy atmosphere and closer relation to the environment. It was revealed that namely the architecture of the building is the cherry on the cake. Apart from the casino which is to operate around-the-clock, the officials also emphasize on non-gambling activities, including exquisite restaurants and others.