Kansas Star to Re-Open to the Public on May 23

Mulvane, Kan.Kansas Star Casino Hotel Event Center today announced it will re-open to the public on Saturday, May 23, at 11 a.m. Central Time, subject to state and local regulatory approval.

Casino gaming will be temporarily limited to slot machines only, with table games and live poker remaining closed during the initial reopening phase. 

“As we reopen our doors, the health and safety of our customers, our team members and the community will be our highest priority,” said Jeff Babinski, Vice President and General Manager of Kansas Star. “Throughout our property, we will implement comprehensive safety protocols approved by local, state and federal health officials. We are excited for the opportunity to reopen Kansas Star, and we look forward to offering our customers an enjoyable – and safe – entertainment experience.”

Upon re-opening, Kansas Star will practice “Boyd Clean,” a set of comprehensive protocols aimed at protecting the health and safety of its team members and guests.  Safety protocols will include:

  • Mandatory face coverings and temperature checks for all team members;
  • Temperature checks and screening of all guests upon entry;
  • Social distancing requirements and capacity restrictions across all customer and team member areas, including casino floors and restaurants;
  • Enhanced cleaning and sanitation of all high-touch surfaces, including door handles, gaming machines, table games, handrails and elevator buttons;
  • Increased placement of hand sanitizer dispensers throughout our properties;
  • Required training for all team members on our safety protocols.

For additional information on the Boyd Clean initiative, visit www.kansasstarcasino.com/boyd-clean.

In compliance with state requirements, certain amenities will remain closed upon opening, while others will have limited hours of operation. Casino hours of operation will be 9 a.m. to 3 a.m. daily.

A list of current amenities and schedules are available on the property’s website at www.kansasstarcasino.com.

About Kansas Star Casino

The Kansas Star Casino, located just off Exit 33 on the Kansas Turnpike, has become south-central Kansas’ leading entertainment destination. For more information, visit www.kansasstarcasino.com, on Facebook or Twitter. Kansas Star Casino is a property of Boyd Gaming. Founded in 1975, Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) is a leading geographically diversified operator of 29 gaming entertainment properties in 10 states. With one of the most experienced leadership teams in the casino industry, Boyd Gaming prides itself on offering its guests an outstanding entertainment experience, delivered with unwavering attention to customer service. For additional Company information and press releases, visit www.boydgaming.com.