Mississippi Gaming Commission News

19 May 2020
Despite the Mississippi Gaming Commission allowing casinos to begin reopening as of Thursday, Bok Homa and Pearl River Resort properties have decided to wait longer before reopening.
16 May 2020
The Mississippi Gaming Commission released guidelines required for the state's casinos to reopen at their discretion, no sooner than 8 a.m. on 21 May.
17 Mar 2020
The Mississippi Gaming Commission ordered the state’s casinos, including Horseshoe Casino & Hotel in Tunica, to suspend gaming operations beginning at 12:00 a.m. on Tuesday, 17 March 2020.
16 Mar 2020
This afternoon, the Mississippi Gaming Commission ordered that casinos within Mississippi, including Harrah’s Gulf Coast, suspend gaming operations effective at midnight on 17 March 2020.
16 Mar 2020
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, all casinos in the state will close at midnight local time on 16 March while all Mississippi Charitable Gaming Licensees will cease operations on 17 March.
16 Nov 2018
Some other organizations attending the event from 23-25 April are Missouri Lottery, Mississippi Gaming Commission, Foxwoods, Webis Holdings and the National Council on Problem Gambling.
12 Nov 2018
Opening 16 November 2018, the sportsbook at the Mississippi resort will transform Scarlet Pearl's existing PRL Bar into a multi-screen betting and social destination for sports lovers.
12 Nov 2018
Opening 16 November 2018, the new sportsbook will transform the Mississippi's existing PRL Bar into a multi-screen betting and social destination for sports lovers.
5 Nov 2018
The National Council of Legislators from Gaming States have released the 40 expert speakers for the meeting in New Orleans from 4-6 January.
13 Aug 2018
The Tunica casino opened The Book at Horseshoe Tunica, with celebrities and government officials joining former NFL player DeAngelo Williams to place the first bets.
3 Aug 2018
IP Casino Resort and Spa in Biloxi and Sam's Town Tunica Hotel & Gambling Hall are the two properties in Mississippi where Boyd Gaming opened sportsbooks today.
1 Aug 2018
Two Magnolia State resorts, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino in Biloxi and Gold Strike Casino Resort in Tunica, held simultaneous events to usher in the era of legal sports wagering.
27 Apr 2018
The relevant approvals are from the Mississippi Gaming Commission and the Pennsylvania State Horse Racing Commission.
10 Jul 2014
Land Holdings 1, LLC will be hosting a groundbreaking event for the Scarlet Pearl Casino Resort in D'Iberville, Mississippi.
18 Apr 2014
A task force has been commissioned in Mississippi in an effort to look again at regulating online gambling in the state, despite deciding against legalisation previously.
1 Nov 2013
The Las Vegas-based gaming company said the table game will be distributed to casinos in Biloxi, Vicksburg and Tunica.