Construction ends at Biloxi's Golden Nugget

BILOXI, Miss. (AP) - Construction that transformed the Golden Nugget Casino Biloxi over the past 16 months is coming to an end and the party to celebrate its completion is about to begin.

The Sun Herald reports ( ) company officials announced Wednesday the official grand opening will be May 1-3.

Tilman Fertitta, owner and chairman of parent company Landry's, will cut the ribbon on the $100 million renovation and expansion at noon May 2 at the new H20 swimming pool.

Bradley Rhines, vice president of marketing for Golden Nugget Biloxi, said except for the finishing touches, the work is done, including remodeling of all 700 rooms and suites, the expanded casino, new restaurants and lounges, H20 Pool and Bar, new shops, entertainment venue and meeting and convention space.

Information from: The Sun Herald,

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