Expanded Offerings Build on Successful Opening Weekend in Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS (June 9, 2020) — Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ: CZR) ("Caesars", "Caesars Entertainment" or the "Company") today announced plans to reopen The LINQ Hotel + Experience’s casino’s gaming floor and certain other amenities at 11 a.m. on Friday, June 12, 2020. The LINQ Hotel + Experience hotel and parking garage will remain closed at this time. The plan to reopen certain offerings at The LINQ follows a successful reopening weekend at Caesars Palace Las Vegas, Flamingo Las Vegas and Harrah’s Las Vegas. The Company is also announcing reopening dates for other amenities at Caesars Palace and Harrah’s Las Vegas.“It has been a pleasure to welcome guests and team members back to some of our properties in Las Vegas and in other parts of the country,” said Tony Rodio, Chief Executive Officer. “We are encouraged by customer interest and visits, strong demand and the implementation, so far, of our enhanced health and safety protocols. This is a new way of operating and we will continue to evaluate and adjust our procedures to enhance guest and team member comfort and experiences. Our expansion plans will continue to reflect customer demand as well as a focus on properly executing health and safety directives. Adding The LINQ gaming floor, food and beverage amenities, as well as The LINQ pool, in addition to expanded amenities at Caesars Palace and Harrah’s, are the next steps towards resuming normal business operations in Las Vegas,” Rodio added.The following amenities will open at The LINQ Hotel + Experience:Food and Beverage
- Guy Fieri’s Vegas Kitchen & Bar – Thursday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
- Nook Café – Friday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Hash House A Go Go – daily, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- Catalyst Bar and Re:Match Bar – daily, 24 hours
- O’Sheas – Friday and Saturday, noon to 4 a.m.; Sunday, noon to 8 p.m.Pool
- Influence, The Pool at The LINQ – Friday through Sunday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.Retail
- Wine and Spirits – Thursday through Sunday
The following amenities are reopening at Caesars Palace:
- Restaurant Guy Savoy (June 24)
- Tiger Wok at Forum Food Court (June 12)
- COLOR – A Salon by Michael Boychuck (June 12)
- Fitness Center
- Race & Sportsbook and Sportsbook Bar (June 12)
- All resort pools along with the swim-up gaming area at the Garden of the Gods Pool Oasis (June 12)
The following amenities are reopening at Harrah’s Las Vegas on June 12:
- Piano Bar
- Carnaval Court Bar
- Fulton Street Food Hall Grill
- Fulton Street Food Hall Noodle Bar
Starbucks adjacent to Carnaval CourtThe Company previously announced that it has suspended fees for paid self-parking in Las Vegas.The resumption of business in Las Vegas followed the opening of several regional properties, including in Louisiana, Mississippi, Iowa, Missouri, Lake Tahoe and Laughlin, Nevada, as well as tribal properties in Arizona, California and North Carolina. Caesars will continue to open properties in line with regulatory approvals and customer demand.The LINQ will follow the Company's previously announced, enhanced health and safety protocols, which build on the Company's existing plans and practices in these areas. Caesars management is focused on the well-being of team members, guests and the community, and is working to create an environment with enhanced standards of sanitization and physical distancing practices.Among the enhanced health and safety protocols are more frequent cleaning and sanitization. Caesars has also implemented a health screening program for all employees. Team members are required to wear masks, which will be provided by the Company. Guests will also be provided masks and will be strongly encouraged to wear them throughout their visit.For more information on the Company’s health and safety protocols, visit: www.Caesars.com/health.Further updates on Caesars Entertainment’s response to COVID-19 can be found at: www.Caesars.com/updates.### About Caesars Entertainment
Caesars Entertainment is one of the world's most diversified casino-entertainment providers and the most geographically diverse U.S. casino-entertainment company. Since its beginning in Reno, Nevada, in 1937, Caesars Entertainment has grown through development of new resorts, expansions and acquisitions. Caesars Entertainment's resorts operate primarily under the Caesars®, Harrah's® and Horseshoe® brand names. Caesars Entertainment's portfolio also includes the Caesars Entertainment UK family of casinos. Caesars Entertainment is focused on building loyalty and value with its guests through a unique combination of great service, excellent products, unsurpassed distribution, operational excellence and technology leadership. Caesars Entertainment is committed to its employees, suppliers, communities and the environment through its PEOPLE PLANET PLAY framework. For more information, please visit www.caesars.com/corporate.Forward-Looking Statements This press release includes “forward-looking statements” intended to qualify for the safe harbor from liability established by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. You can identify these statements by the fact that they do not relate strictly to historical or current facts and by the use of words such as “plan,” “will,” ”continue,” or the negative or other variations thereof or comparable terminology. These forward-looking statements are based on current expectations and projections about future events. You are cautioned that forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance or results and involve risks and uncertainties that cannot be predicted or quantified and, consequently, the actual performance and results of the Company may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to: future actions, new projects, strategies, future performance, the outcomes of contingencies, future financial results of the Company, and uncertainties related to COVID-19 and the impact of the Company’s responses to it; and other factors described from time to time in our reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. You are cautioned to not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this press release. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or release any revisions to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this press release or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events, except as required by law.Media Contacts: