FLINTSTONE, Md. (April 3, 2018) – Rocky Gap Casino Resort, which is owned and operated by Las Vegas-based Golden Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:GDEN), earned nine first place honors from Casino Player Magazine in the publication’s Best of Dining & Nightlife Awards Program.
Rocky Gap earned the recognition through a vote of the magazine’s readership in a competition that included all six of Maryland’s gaming properties.
“Noting that Rocky Gap was in competition with three large casino-resorts that draw business from the populous Baltimore-Washington D.C. region, we are truly honored to earn these distinctions from our loyal customer,” said Rocky Gap General Manager Skylar Dice.
“The competition is extremely fierce and the credit goes to our dedicated team members who work diligently to ensure every Rocky Gap guest has a memorable experience,” Dice added.
First place awards earned by Rocky Gap in the Best of Dining & Nightlife were handed out to:
– Best Buffet: Lakeside Restaurant
– Best Burger Joint: LB’s Place
– Best Coffee Shop: A Little Munch
– Best Service
– Best View: Lakeside Restaurant
– Best Place to People Watch: On The Rocks
– Best Outdoor Dining: Signatures Bar & Grill
– Best Place for Cocktails: On The Rocks
– Best After Hours Spot: A Little Munch
Rocky Gap Casino Resort has three award-winning restaurants, 198 hotel rooms and suites and the property includes the championship caliber Rocky Gap Golf Course – the only Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course in Maryland – and the Spa at Rocky Gap.
Rocky Gap is a subsidiary of Las Vegas-based Golden Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:GDEN).
About Rocky Gap Casino Resort
Rocky Gap Casino Resort is located in Rocky Gap State Park near Cumberland, Maryland in the heart of Allegany County. This location features miles of hiking trails and incredible mountain views. Rocky Gap Casino Resort is a AAA 4-Diamond Award® and TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence-winning resort featuring a casino, hotel, events and conference center, Bonkerz Comedy Club, three restaurants and a deli, the only Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course in Maryland, a spa, indoor pool, fitness center, pro shop, complimentary valet parking, individual parking, and several outdoor recreational activities. The casino features 665 slot machines, 17 table games and two casino bars. The newly opened Lakeside Terrace at Rocky Gap Casino Resort offers a scenic and relaxing outdoor setting with a backdrop that includes Evitts Mountain and the 242-acre Lake Habeeb. The golf course was included in GolfWeek magazine’s list of the best courses to play in Maryland and best casino courses, as well as featured in Golf Digest’s list of America’s 36 Best Buddies-Trip Destinations. Rocky Gap Casino Resort is owned by Golden Entertainment, Inc. More information is available at www.rockygapcasino.com.
About Golden Entertainment, Inc.
Golden Entertainment, Inc. owns and operates gaming properties across two divisions – resort and casino operations and distributed gaming. The Company operates approximately 16,000 gaming devices, 114 table games, 5,162 hotel rooms, and provides jobs for more than 7,200 team members. Golden Entertainment owns eight casino resorts – seven in Southern Nevada and one in Maryland. Through its distributed gaming business in Nevada and Montana, Golden Entertainment operates video gaming devices at nearly 1,000 locations and owns nearly 60 traditional taverns in Nevada. The Company is licensed in Illinois to operate video gaming terminals. Golden Entertainment is focused on maximizing the value of its portfolio by leveraging its scale, leadership position and proven management capabilities across its two divisions. For more information, visit www.goldenent.com.
For Rocky Gap Casino-Resort: Wanda Holtschneider
For Golden Entertainment: Howard Stutz