Address: 10424 N Fort McDowell Rd, Fort McDowell, AZ 85264, USA
The Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation broke ground on a new 166,000-square-foot casino on June 29, 2018, and will replace the existing Fort McDowell Casino once it opens in spring 2020. The current 150,000-square-foot casino space will remain in place but will be used for another purpose. The new gaming facility will offer a larger casino with a garden court, specialty high-end dining, a sports bar with an entertainment stage and other amenities, according to the report.
Located 30 minutes east of Phoenix, Fort McDowell Casino is owned and operated by the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation and open 24/7. The property features over 150,000 square feet of slot machines and video poker, both traditional and electronic bingo and keno, with seating for 950. There is also blackjack and other live dealer card games and tournament play, in addition to electronic gaming tables and a 10-table poker room for players to explore. The casino also offers a number of dining options.
The 4-Diamond Wekopa Resort & Conference Center features 246 smoke-free guest rooms and 24 suites, each with amazing views of the desert and surrounding mountains and offers guests a contemporary a dining and lounge experience, along with other resort amenities include full-service hair and nail salon, indoor and outdoor massage and spa treatments, and gym and outdoor heated pool and Jacuzzi. The Wassaja Conference Center features 25,000 square feet of flexible meeting space.
Visitors can also brush up on their golf game at 2 championship courses at the beautiful We-Ko-Pa Golf Club located at 9605 N Fort McDowell Rd, with clubhouse restaurant and patio, award-winning pro shop and extensive practice facilities. The Eagleview RV Resort, just a short drive from the casino, features 150 state-of-the-art sites, full Hook-up 20/30/50 amp water & waste disposal, clubhouse with HD TV, pool table, computer room & library, WiFi (All Sites)/Hardwired (Some Sites) and much more
Nearby attractions/activities include horseback riding, jeep and AV tours and rafting.
The 150,000 square feet of gaming at Fort McDowell Casino offers players 900 of the newest most exciting slots around, many of which feature multi-level progressives, interactive features, or bonus games. The games offer multi-denominations and themes from the industry’s leading manufacturers such as Aruze, IGT, Konami, Bally, WMS and Aristocrat. There is also a large non-smoking room that also features many of these exciting games.
Guests will also find a massive 950 seat bingo room that double times for live keno, too. Bingo is offered traditional style or via state-of-the-art PHD electronic bingo machines. Guests can choose from both smoking and enclosed non-smoking settings, with 19 weekly bingo sessions, featuring AM, matinee, evening and late night sessions.
Players can also choose from 13 table games offering betting limits from $5 to $1000, including electronic table games, with the Fort Mc Dowell Casino Blackjack Pit offering:
- Spanish 21
- Progressive Pai Gow Poker
- Ultimate Texas Hold’em
- 3 Card Poker
- Free-Bet Blackjack
- Push Your Luck
Poker enthusiasts can also play in the 10-table poker room.
Fort McDowell has a 10-table room offering Texas Hold’em, Omaha Hi/Lo, and other games. Please visit the poker room or call for details on the 24-hour a day promotions and daily Poker Tournaments with buy-ins from $35 to $85.