River Rock Casino

River Rock Casino

Based in Richmond, British Columbia (BC), River Rock is located near the city of Vancouver and to the USA (8811 River Rd, Richmond, BC V6X 3P8). It was built on the former site of the Bridgeport Market, and when it opened in 2004, it was the biggest gaming resort in the province. Since then River Rock has entertained millions of visitors from North America and its reputation for providing high quality gaming, premium dining and great entertainment has earned it an international customer base.

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Hours of Operation

River Rock Casino is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. As with all BC casinos, there is a minimum age 19 for those who want to go onto the gaming floor, and you should be prepared to provide two examples of government-issued ID to prove your age. The casino dress code requires footwear and shirt, but there is no need for visitors to dress too formally.


The largest gambling centre in BC, River Rock boasts a gaming area of 70,000 square feet, and houses over 1,100 slot machines, offering the largest selection of slots in the region. Players can enjoy classic three-reel slots, modern multi-line titles; progressive jackpots that offer the opportunity to win big prizes such as cars and holidays, and video poker.River Rock casino by night

You can take your seat at any one of 114 tables to enjoy casino favorites such as baccarat, blackjack, craps, roulette, Texas shootout, Pai Gow poker, and more. Poker fans can also head to the dedicated poker room, which is open 24 hours a day and offers both Limit and No Limit Texas Hold’em, Omaha and Seven Card Stud, as well as lucrative tournaments.

There are also six high limit rooms for VIPs featuring club hosts, and a private dinner facility to enable you to make the most of your experience, while thoroughbred racing fans can visit the racebook area of the casino to watch and bet on the best of the racing action.


River Rock caters to visitors with a range of promotions including free buffets and drinks and priority hotel registration, and you can get access to more perks by signing up to the Player’s Club Encore Rewards program. Player’s Club rewards include show tickets, discounts on dining, free casino game play and more. Player’s Club is free to join and offers instant rewards and discounts, so it can be used by those who only visit the casino once.

Food and Entertainment

Many modern casino resorts offer dining facilities, but River Rock really shines in this regard. It features seven options, including the Tramonto Restaurant, which specialises in the finest in West Canadian cuisine. Lulu’s Lounge provides pub food and lounge favorites, while Curve serves find cuisine and cocktails and you can sample a rich variety of seafood and Cantonese dishes at the Sea Harbour restaurant, or enjoy the spread at the River Rock Buffet.

The River Rock Theatre, which holds several hundred people, has hosted some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry, including up and coming global acts, Las Vegas headliners and local musicians.


River Rock also offers plentiful accommodation at two separate hotel facilities: the River Rock Casino Resort Suites and the Hotel at River Rock. The rooms available at River Rock all offer spectacular views of the Fraser River and to help you unwind after a busy session in the casino, you can take a dip in the resort swimming pool, enjoy the 70 foot water slide, wander along the marina or refresh yourself with the latest in spa treatments.


River Rock casino is not just a great casino facility, it’s a complete holiday resort all in one, with leisure and dining facilities that all can enjoy. Naturally, children are not permitted on the casino floor, but they can splash around in the pool or enjoy themselves outdoors and friends, singles and couples can relax in the various restaurants or bars in between trying their luck at the casino games. And when you need a longer break from the casino, you can enjoy the spectacular scenery and associated outdoor leisure pursuits.