Groundbreaking for Rosie’s Gaming Emporium in Emporia
Posted on April 19th, 2022
Thursday, April 21 – 11:00 a.m.
WHAT: Colonial Downs Group is investing more than $29 million in Emporia, Virginia with the groundbreaking for our 6th Rosie’s Gaming Emporium in the Commonwealth. Tax revenues generated from the project, estimated at over $1 million annually, will have a significant impact on the City of Emporia budget. Local dignitaries will help break ground on this important project to bring an entertainment destination and some added fun to Emporia!
WHEN: Thursday, April 21, 11:00 am
WHERE: 700 West Atlantic Street, Emporia VA 23847
WHY: Rosie’s will provide great jobs, with more than 100 team members. The Emporia Rosie’s will have 150 state-of-the-art slots like games and a stage for musical entertainment. This project will also enhance community partnerships. Colonial Downs Group and Rosie’s are proud to have made direct monetary and in-kind donations of more than $2,350,000 and have logged over 2,750 service hours in Virginia communities.
HOW: Brief remarks will be made prior to the groundbreaking. Individual interviews available afterwards. Please let us know by return email if you plan attend.