Tri-State casinos change hours to comply with Ohio curfew

Tri-State casinos change hours to comply with Ohio curfew
Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati will shut down at 10 p.m. nightly over the next three weeks to comply with a new statewide curfew that goes into effect Thursdaynight. (Source: JACK Cincinnati Casino)

CINCINNATI (FOX19) - Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati and Miami Valley Gaming will shut down at 10 p.m. nightly over the next three weeks to comply with a new statewide curfew that goes into effect Thursday.

Effective Thursday, Hard Rock’s hours will be 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Entry nightly to the casino will not be permitted at 9 p.m.

“Our guests’ and team members’ health and safety are always our top priority,” the casino said in a news release. “We will follow the Governor’s Executive Order to close at 10 p.m. starting Thursday, November 19. through Dec. 10.”

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to individuals who have contracted this virus and family members who have lost a loved one,” the release stated. “A big thank you to all healthcare workers, first responders, local communities, and governments dedicated to serving others. We appreciate you.”

Miami Valley’s operating hours will change to 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. starting Thursday, Nov. 19 at 10 p.m.

“Nothing is more important than the health and safety of our guests and employees,” said the casino’s president and general manager in a news release.

“We’ve worked closely with Governor DeWine’s team and the Ohio Lottery Commission to implement all appropriate safety precautions. This includes the new curfew as well as the mask mandate. We will continue to follow all safety standards aimed at slowing the spread of COVID-19.”

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