Station Celebrates Grand Opening in Kansas City

Reed Travel Features

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Station Casinos debuted the latest addition to its lineup of properties here last month.

Station Casino Kansas City held its grand opening celebration and ribbon cutting Jan. 16, with HBO's professional boxing announcer Michael Buffer serving as master of ceremonies and Kenny Rogers christening the property's 1,400-seat theater.

With 140,000 square feet of gaming space, Station Casino Kansas City is the fourth-largest casino in the country.

The gaming facility offers 3,000 slot machines and 190 gaming tables.

In addition to the casino action, the property offers accommodations in a 200-room hotel; 12 restaurants; 11 bars and lounges; Kids Quest, a supervised child-care facility, and numerous live entertainment venues.

The property's 1,400-seat Grand Pavilion is a Las Vegas-style showroom spotlighting headline entertainment and sporting events.

Station Casino Kansas City also is constructing an 18-screen movie theater complex operated by ACT III Theatres as well as a 5,700-square-foot video arcade and midway operated by Sega GameWorks.

The new additions are scheduled to open in April.

Las Vegas-based Station Casinos owns and operates three hotel-casinos in the gaming and entertainment mecca: Palace Station, Boulder Station and Texas Station.

The company is building its fourth Las Vegas property, Sunset Station Hotel & Casino, which is scheduled to open in July.

Station Casinos also owns and operates Station Casino St. Charles in St. Charles, Mo.

For details or to make reservations at Station Casino Kansas City, call (888) 833-7700.

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