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What's New

Check out what’s new at our casinos in B.C.

Arctic Gems: New Powerbucks™ $1 Million+ Game

 

Fans of the largest jackpot BC has ever seen can get excited. Coming late October, Powerbucks™ will add a new game to its roster.

Arctic Gems immerses the player in the arctic wildlife. The Salmon Run Pick bonus feature gives players the opportunity to pick tokens and reveal gems to move up a prize ladder, winning anything from credits to even progressive jackpots. If gems are revealed behind all 11 tokens, then you hit the Powerbucks™ $1 Million+ jackpot!

Keep earning gems to earn bonus features and your chance to win more. Enjoy the thrills of the arctic environment and get your shot at becoming one of our Powerbucks™ millionaires across Canada. Play today for a chance to win with any bet, at any time!

See FAQ.

Where to play:

Lower MainlandCascades LangleyChances AbbotsfordChances ChilliwackChances Maple Ridge, Chances MissionElements CasinoGrand Villa CasinoHard Rock Casino Vancouver, Hastings Racecourse & CasinoParq  VancouverRiver Rock Casino ResortStarlight Casino.

Vancouver IslandCasino NanaimoChances Campbell RiverChances CourtenayChances CowichanView Royal Casino.

OkanaganCascades KamloopsCascades PentictonChances KamloopsChances KelownaChances Salmon ArmLake City Casino KelownaLake City Casino Vernon.

KootenaysCasino of the RockiesChances Castlegar.

Northern BCBilly Barker Casino HotelChances Dawson CreekChances Ft St JohnChances Prince RupertChances Signal PointChances TerraceTreasure Cove.

Parq Vancouver Now Open

 

Now open! Parq Vancouver is an international entertainment destination resort in Vancouver located next to BC Place. A new mainstay of the Vancouver skyline, Parq’s many amenities include two luxury hotels (JW Marriott and the Douglas, an Autograph Collection Hotel), 8 high calibre restaurants & lounges, two floors packed with slots and tables, 60,000 square feet of meeting & event space featuring the largest ballroom Vancouver has to offer, and a 30,000 square foot outdoor park with breathtaking views. Get ready to explore and soak up the entertainment at the ultimate downtown destination.

Enjoy a night out and explore the excitement at Parq Casino offering 600 slot machines and 75 table games.

·         Casino host team will ensure that your experience will exceed your expectations

·         Poker room available daily for a variety of games, limits and tournaments to accommodate all players

·         VIP Salons for high stakes action experiences able to offer private gaming

·         Parq Club/ Encore Rewards will open the door to earn casino and resort rewards, and give you access to exclusive promotions for more chances to win. 

 

Casino Chefs Deal Out Delicious

 

Whether you seeking a snack, a gourmet meal or decadent dessert, our casino chefs cook with passion and deal out delicious every single day. Check out Chef Sylvain Cuerrier’s mouth-watering pork chop at Grand Villa Casino, Chef Tobin Boothe’s Tuna Tataki at Hard Rock Casino Vancouver and Chef Manpreet Dhindsa’s Butter Chicken Poutine at Edgewater Casino.

Jules Parent is our latest Powerbucks $1Million+ jackpot winner!

 

Every jackpot winner has a story, and this one is particularly interesting.

Jules Parent won $1,222,069 by playing Canada’s Powerbucks™ progressive jackpot  game, Crown of Egypt, on the site Espacejeux.com on July 24th. Originally he thought he “only” won $220,000 but when he tried to claim his prize, he was informed of the amount. Imagine his surprise! Even more surprising, Mr. Parent also won the Lotto 6-49 jackpot (another prize of over a million dollars) less than ten years ago.

When asked what he was going to do with his prize money, his only short term plans were to demolish his house and rebuild it. “It’s going to be a relatively modest house, not a castle but something with a more modern style,” Jules described

Be sure to play Powerbucks $1Million+ jackpot slots so that the next time, maybe your story can get published!  We’re making Millionaires across Canada.

 

Locations

Metro VancouverCascades Casino LangleyChances Maple RidgeElements CasinoGrand Villa CasinoHard Rock Casino VancouverHastings Racecourse & CasinoRiver Rock Casino ResortStarlight Casino

Fraser ValleyChances AbbotsfordChances ChilliwackChances Mission

OkanaganCascades Casino KamloopsCascades Casino PentictonChances KamloopsChances KelownaChances Salmon ArmLake City Casino KelownaLake City Casino Vernon

Vancouver IslandCasino NanaimoChances Campbell RiverChances CourtenayChances CowichanView Royal Casino

Northern BCBilly Barker Casino HotelChances Dawson CreekChances Fort St. JohnChances Prince RupertChances Signal PointChances TerraceTreasure Cove Casino

KootenaysSt. Eugene Golf Resort & CasinoChances Castlegar

 

Over 10 cars given away in June

 

Race to Win is a progressive slot jackpot where you have the chance to win a brand new car and the latest model. Before the progressive meter reaches 125,000 km, one lucky winner will get to drive away in style. Last month over 10 cars were given away across casinos in BC! Checkout the car models given away at each casino:

 

·         White Cadillac ATS, Cascades Casino Kamloops

·         White Dodge Ram, View Royal Casino

·         White Mercedes C300, Edgewater Casino

·         Silver Toyota Tundra, View Royal Casino

·         Grey Audi A3, River Rock Casino

·         Blue Ford Mustang, Cascades Casino Penticton

·         Black BMW 230, River Rock Casino

·         Grey Nissan 370Z, River Rock Casino

·         White Ford Mustang, View Royal Casino

·         Grey Lexus NX200, Starlight Casino

·         White Lincoln, Hard Rock Casino Vancouver

·         Grey BMW 430i, Hard Rock Casino Vancouver

·         Grey Chevrolet Camaro, Cascades Casino Langley

 

Race To Win Locations:

Hard Rock Casino Vancouver (Coquitlam)Cascades Casino (Langley)Grand Villa Casino (Burnaby)Starlight Casino (New Westminster)Cascades Casino (Kamloops)Elements Casino (Surrey)River Rock Casino Resort (Richmond)View Royal Casino (Victoria), and Cascades Casino (Penticton).

Gold Rush Winners

 

To celebrate the new BC Gold slots, Encore Rewards members were given a chance to win of 1 of 4 prizes from March 23 – April 24, 2017 when they played the game with their Encore card.

Congratulations to our 4 Winners!

Gold Prize | $15,000 cash -  Immacolata P., Grand Villa Casino
Silver Prize | Alaskan Cruise - Lucy R., Cascades Langley
Nickel Prize | $2,500 Shopping Spree - Kathleen J., Cascades Casino Langley
Copper Prize | $1000 Free Play awarded as Encore Points – Tamara Dmitruk., View Royal Casino

You can keep playing BC Gold slots for a shot at the $200,000 Jackpot! Plus many more local and provincial jackpots.

Where to Play:

Grand Villa Casino
Hard Rock Casino Vancouver
Casino of the Rockies
Treasure Cove Casino
Kamloops Cascade Casino
Lake City Kelowna
Langley Cascade Casino
Nanaimo Casino
Starlight Casino
Cascades Casino Penticton
Billy Barker Casino
River Rock Casino
Elements Casino
Parq Vancouver
Hastings Racetrack
Lake City Vernon
View Royal Casino

POWERBUCKS™ WINNER

 

Congratulations to Marc Bruneau for winning the first Powerbucks™ Jackpot of $1.7 million at Casino de Montreal! The $1 million plus jackpot is linked across multiple provinces in Canada, which means no matter where you are, you have a chance to win the $1 million and $1 million plus jackpot. With Powerbucks™, we're making millionaires.

KOOZA Winner

Congratulations to Roy T. from Chances Dawson Creek for being 1 of 3 KOOZA contest winners! Troy won a VIP trip for 2 to see Cirque du Soleil™ live in Las Vegas.

KOOZA Winner

Congratulations to Roy T. from Chances Dawson Creek for being 1 of 3 KOOZA contest winners! Troy won a VIP trip for 2 to see Cirque du Soleil™ live in Las Vegas.

Casinos BC Restaurants

 

Check out some of our casinos restaurants in The Province, Georgia Straight, BC Living and the Vancouver Sun! Each restaurant offers its own unique dining experience that will complete your night out with entertainment, games, and fun.


Click on the links below to read all about it:

Grand Villa’s Personas Patio + Restaurant + Lounge in BC Living

Starlight’s MATCH Eatery and Public House in The Georgia Starlight

Hard Rock’s The Buffet at Unlisted in The Province

TABLE FREE PLAY

 

As an Encore Rewards member you can now redeem points for table free play at all casino locations in BC. Use your Encore Rewards card when you play table games or slots and use your points for free play at the game of your choosing.* 

Points earned from table play is based on the game you play, your average bet, decisions per hour and how long you play. Speak to Guest Services to redeem your Encore Rewards points for table free play vouchers. To check your balance go to EncoreRewards.ca

Visit a participating Casino today to start earning Encore Rewards points.

Locations

Lower MainlandRiver Rock Casino Resort, Starlight Casino, Grand Villa Casino, Hard Rock Casino Vancouver, Cascades Casino Langley, Elements Casino

Vancouver IslandView Royal CasinoCasino Nanaimo

Okanagan: Cascades Casino Kamloops, Cascades Casino PentictonLake City Casino Kelowna, Lake City Casino Vernon

Northern BC: Billy Barker Casino, Treasure Cove Casino, Chances Fort St. John

Kootenays: St. Eugene Golf Resort & Casino

 

*Except select poker games.