River Cree Resort and Casino

Located in Enoch, Alberta, Canada, the River Cree Resort and casino has a goal of providing the best entertainment and gaming experience possible. Their combination of the great hotel, top flight entertainment and great gaming is designed to please all of the people that visit it. The casino opened in 2005. The fact that $176 million dollars was spent on the construction of this venue is testament to the idea that they wanted to be the destination place for many people.

The Casino is located 3 km west of Edmonton. It also has the distinction of being the first aboriginal owned casino in Alberta. It also is known for its limits on smoking in the casino. 30% of the casino floor is designated as a smoking area while the rest of the casino is smoke free.


The large casino floor means there are plenty of games for everyone. It may start with the more than 1000 slot machines on the casino floor. Traditional slots, video slots and progressive slots are easy to find. Popular titles such as Diamond Millions and U-Spin can be played. The casino makes sure that they are always adding new machines to keep it fresh for everyone that is visiting. Hot bank slot machine tournaments are combined with vehicle giveaways to make playing the slots that much more exciting.

30 table games will keep the people that enjoy these forms of gaming happy. Baccarat, craps, blackjack, and Panda 8 are some of the games that are played on the casino floor. Tournaments are held on a regular basis at the table games.

The poker room offers players the chance to play live games and also to participate in tournaments. Limit and no limit games are available. Some of the tournaments include a Ladies Poker Night that is held on Wednesdays and a FunDay tournament on Sundays that can be played for a $50 buy-in


The resort offers plenty of promotions including packages for rooms and gaming. They also have the Player’s Club card. Membership into the Player’s Club is free and it only takes a few minutes. Players will earn points every time they visit the casino and swipe their card in one of the kiosks. They also earn points for playing the games in the casino. The paints can be redeemed for purchases in the gift shop, food and beverage and entry into tournaments such as the Ladies Poker Night. Player’s Club members are also entered into regular drawings for cash and other prizes.


The resort has plenty of different amenities form the hotel to spa services to great food and beverages. There is also plenty of headliners that appear at the resort. A full calendar of events can be found on the website for the resort. The West Edmonton Mall is less than 5 km away and offers shops, ice skating and many other things for people to enjoy. All of the activities at the resort and nearby help turn this into a destination resort for people of all ages.

The Casino at River Cree is open from 10 am to 2 am daily.