Also, the abundance of casinos in Edmonton justifies its world image as a casino city. Gambling industry has a long history here. Its roots can be traced to the mid sixties of the 20th century. The city being the place for annual agricultural fairs and other major public events, Edmonton was a perfect place for casinos.
They were operated by non-profit groups, according to charitable system of casino gambling, which was developed in Alberta in mid seventies. Emerging casinos were given a status of organizations specializing in alternative fundraising activities. In the period between 1976 and 1980 there was a casino boom in Edmonton, with three new casino licenses issued weekly. In 1981 the first permanent casino appeared in Edmonton.
The legislation allowed establishing more casinos in the eighties, 8 casinos were launched per week at that time. In 1990 Mini Baccarat was permitted in casinos and took a firm position of a players' favorite. Edmonton was becoming a glamorous centre of gambling activity, a true casino city. In the 1990s up to 12 casino licenses were issued weekly in two big casino cities of Alberta - Edmonton and Calgary. In 1995 poker was introduced to casinos and enriched the variety of games offered. Such facilities as slot machines also became an essential part of casino life in Edmonton.
Today Baccarat Casino Edmonton represents this long-established tradition of high quality casino activities. It is conveniently situated in downtown Edmonton, not far from Chinatown. The location is perfect for tourists, because they can always combine sightseeing with a good evening out in Baccarat Casino Edmonton. The opening hours of the establishment are also excellent. The casino invites its guests from ten in the morning till three at night. A perfect choice of slot machines is available and will suit all the needs. It is always worth trying nickel, quarter or dollar machines.
If you want some change, go and try the casino's Royal Ascot horse racing machine. Moreover, Baccarat Casino Edmonton stands up to its name and offers an excellent variety of table games for true lovers. There are Blackjack, Roulette, Caribbean Poker, Craps, exotic Tile Pai Gow, and of course, incomparable and beloved Baccarat. Don't forget to visit a Private Poker area to get a chance of good concentration in a good company.
Also, there is delicious Canadian and Asian food offered in the casino's restaurant. As a complimentary feature to this gambling delight, Baccarat Casino, Edmonton offers free parking. And what's more, the casino doesn't forget about distance gamers and offers a wide range of opportunities for joining the real-time players and making some bets in its online Baccarat casino, a special well-maintained service.