Das mit The anticipated Encore Boston Harbor Casino is set to open just over the city limits in Everett, Massachusetts on Sunday.
The dazzling gambling, hotel and entertainment complex, which is estimated to cost $ 2.6 billion, brings Las Vegas opulence A largely industrial waterfront district housing a metro repair shop, an agency for water and wastewater and a power plant are located. The 33 acre waterfront development, which included the environmental remediation of a former chemical plant site, is one of the largest private developments in the history of the state.
The Wynn Resort Casino has a $ 28 million Popeye statue by artist Jeff Koons and a colorful carousel of tens of thousands of artificial flowers and jewels that will greet customers en route to Encore Harbor. Five star hotel rooms start at around $ 650 per night. The resort has 1
Here's a glimpse into the lavish casino:
The carousel greets visitors as they enter the lobby of the Encore Boston Harbor Casino. (AP) The poker room has room for 88 tables. (Encore Boston Harbor)
A spa room at the casino to open on Sunday, June 23, 2019. (Encore Boston Harbor)
A two bedroom hotel located in Encore Boston Harbor. There are 671 rooms and suites. The rooms should be equipped with an iPad for the lighting and an Amazon Alexa. (Encore Boston Harbor)
The casino floor at Encore Boston Harbor. (Encore Boston Harbor)
The Buffett Dining Room at Encore Boston Harbor. (Encore Boston Harbor)
The Popeye sculpture by Jeff Koons in a corridor of Encore Boston Harbor Casino. (AP)
The casino offers table games such as blackjack, roulette and three card poker. Drinks are served at the resort until 2am, but for those who play actively, the drink is served until 4am.
Paul DeBolle, a professor at Lasell College, Newton, Massachusetts, told The Associated Press that he and experts had predicted this. The resort will generate approximately $ 600 million in gambling revenue, just ahead of the more $ 800 million that the casino predicted for the first year. The state legislature is similarly conservative and assumes that gambling will generate around $ 540 million. The state will take 25 percent of the gambling revenue of the casino.
The Associated Press has contributed to this report.