Three tribal casinos in Southern California are set to reopen Friday, May 22nd after being shuttered due to the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent state government lockdown imposed by Governor Gavin Newsom.
Morongo Casino, Resort & Spa near Cabazon plans to open its hotel, casino, and some of its restaurants at 2 p.m. on Friday, May 22nd with added safety measures, including temperature screenings and limited guest capacity, according to the Morongo Band of Cahuilla Mission Indians. Morongo Casino has expanded during the Covid-19 lockdown, adding additional slot machines, and table games and some new dining options.
The Twenty-Nine Palms Band of Mission Indians also will reopen its Spotlight 29 Casino in Coachella and Tortoise Rock Casino in Twentynine Palms at 10 a.m., on Friday, May 22nd with new protective measures, including recently purchased air purification equipment and mandatory face coverings.
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