Gila River Hotels & Casinos – Wild Horse Pass, Lone Butte and Vee Quiva Extends Coronavirus (COVID-19) Closure Until April 30, 2020

Gila River stands together with its employees, offering continued paid leave and benefits during closure

CHANDLER, Ariz. (March 30, 2020) – Gila River Gaming Enterprises, Inc. has extended the closure of Gila River Hotels & Casinos – Wild Horse Pass, Lone Butte and Vee Quiva. The voluntary short-term closure, originally scheduled to end on Wednesday, April 1, 2020, has been extended until Thursday, April 30, 2020.

Gila River Hotels & Casinos has made a strong commitment to ensure every team member will continue to be paid and receive benefits through April 30, 2020.

“As a gaming and hospitality leader in Arizona, we look forward to reopening our doors and providing the ultimate entertainment experience for our guests in the Valley,” said Kenneth Manuel, Chief Executive Officer for Gila River Hotels & Casinos. “However, our priority is the health and wellbeing of the community and we are doing our part to help mitigate the spread of the coronavirus at this time. We are all stronger together and will continue to support our team members and community during these unprecedented times.”

Gila River Hotels & Casinos will continue to keep our guests updated regarding the reopening of all three properties. For more information regarding promotions, concerts, and future hotel room reservations please visit website at

Gila River Hotels & Casinos will continue to monitor this situation closely with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the Arizona Department for Health and Human Services (AZDHS).