BCLC and Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited announce the launch of PlayNow Sportsbook

New Westminster, BC, – BCLC and Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited are pleased to announce the launch of PlayNow Sportsbook at Match Eatery & Public House in the Starlight Casino in New Westminster.

You can now watch live sporting action in BC’s first Sportsbook at a casino property. Enjoy all the games on a 17-foot video wall with sports betting odds. Settle in to the plush lounge seating, enjoy great food and watch the game! You may place your live bets using your mobile device and PlayNow.com account.

“We are thrilled to be the first casino in BC to offer live sports betting.” says Rowland England, General Manager at Starlight Casino. “We can now offer our patrons a truly unique sports experience.  You no longer just watch the game, you are in the game.”

BCLC’s PlayNow Sportsbook first launched online in 2012 on PlayNow.com and offers players more than 500 sports betting options, including futures, props and betting on live games while they’re in play. Incorporating Sportsbook into the Starlight property provides players with more than just the traditional casino experience.

“Players can now place their bets while enjoying the exciting atmosphere of a sports lounge and the live action of their favourite events,” said Rhonda Garvey, BCLC Vice President eGaming. “BCLC is pleased to work with Gateway Casinos to bring this unique playing opportunity into the gaming facility experience.”

Visit the PlayNow Sportsbook for Superbowl on February 1st for live betting options and the  epic matchup between Tom Brady of the New England Patriots and Russell Wilson of the  Seattle Seahawks. Also, enjoy daily food and drink special all weekend long!

PlayNow.com is an account based website offering a secure and regulated online gaming option to British Columbians. Generated revenues stay in B.C. to support important provincial and local programs and services. PlayNow.com meets or exceeds provincially and internationally recognized standards for player protection and responsible gambling.

Match Eatery & Public House is located at Starlight Casino in the New Westminster, which is at 350 Gifford Street. Over 800 slot machines, 51 table games, and 6 poker tables, including a newly designed VIP area including private salons, five tantalizing dining options for food connoisseurs; surrounded by non-stop action and free live entertainment. You can feel the excitement as soon as you come in!

By |2017-07-19T22:00:30+00:00January 27th, 2015|Newsroom|