Rivers Casino Portsmouth
The City of Portsmouth and Rush Street Gaming LLC., are proud to bring you Virginia’s first permanent casino! Let the games begin!
Rivers Casino in Portsmouth, Virginia is the first permanent casino in the state of Virginia. It began with a referendum back in 2020 where 67% of the Portsmouth voters voted in favor of bringing gaming to our city. Since that time, Rivers Casino Portsmouth made plans for a $340 million casino resort, to be built on 57 acres just off I-264 and Victory Blvd (located three miles from Historic Olde Towne, Portsmouth). The casino’s vision boasts a 400,000 sq-ft dream resort for travelers and locals alike. It features five restaurants; a 3,000-seat, 25,000 sq-ft event center; retail stores; 3,000 parking spaces (open and garaged); and a state-of the-art security systems- with its very own police sub-station. Future plans call for a movie theater and a 4-star hotel on the property.
Visitors enjoy 1400 slots machines; 57 table games, a 24-table poker room, and sports betting – plus restaurants, bars, shows, and even Pro-Golf for their non-gaming pleasure.
Grab a drink and get ready for a night of fun and laughs with the best local bands, hilarious live comedy acts, or catch unforgettable performances by legendary entertainers. The Event Center will be packed with headliners and hitmakers, where you can be sure to have an amazing time!
Meetings and Event Space
Rivers Casino in Portsmouth, Virginia offers a 20,000+ square-foot flexible event space and has everything you need to make your event a hit. Whether you are planning a formal gala, wedding, annual fundraiser, awards banquet, conference, concert, or executive retreat, there is a variety of entertainment options, state of the art AV, exquisite cuisine, and personalized signature hospitality will provide your guests a memorable experience. Their space is customizable to accommodate and cater any size, with options for groups from 40 to 1,000.. So, plan your next event at Rivers Casino Portsmouth-the place to host!