Elbow River Casino

Visitors to the impressive Elbow River Casino will find it centrally located a short distance from Victoria Park Railway Station and the Stampede grounds in downtown Calgary.

Elbow River is one of the more important Alberta casinos.

The Casino operates from 9.30 am until 3am with the Poker Room which has a completely separate entrance operating 24 hours a day. The casino is always happy to provide an outstanding package for groups of any size including bus tours offering musical entertainment and fine dining as well as gaming.


Live musical entertainment is free at the Elbow River Casino where there is always a spectacular show on the Bayou Stage in the casino every Friday and Saturday night. Guests are sure to have a great time and dancing is always much appreciated by everybody who comes along for the entertainment.

The Calgary stage of the best Canadian comedy network, the ‘Yuk Yuks’ is inside the Elbow River Casino and a full schedule of upcoming acts can be seen on the casino website.

Elbow River Casino Gaming

Open from 10am to 3am, there are more than 600 slot machines in the venue with a large number of penny slots and a betting range to one dollar maximum. Discover an amazing selection of in-house as well as Alberta wide progressive jackpot games with massive amounts of cash waiting to be won.

The electronic games on offer include VLTs, multi-denominational machines and Warp Arounds that have up to 100 lines!

The gaming tables are truly thrilling with friendly dealers making sure that everybody is having a great time. Play Blackjack, Baccarat, Craps, Roulette, Tile Pai Gow, Ultimate Texas Hold’em and Caribbean Stud Poker.

Professional Baccarat players can contact the casino to reserve the luxurious high limit gaming room with casino hosts providing an outstanding service.

Off Track Betting doesn’t get better than at Elbow River Casino where the largest number of races is shown in the racing theatre in the stunning new Off Track Betting facility which is easily the most impressive in Calgary. A complete monthly listing of racing events is available on the casino website.

Poker is taken very seriously at the Elbow River Casino with a spectacular poker room functioning 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The entrance to the poker room is on the corner of 17th Avenue and Macleod Trail South.

Complimentary food and beverages are scheduled throughout the day and night ensuring that all players feel comfortable as they play. The poker room has a Bad Beat jackpot as well as Jackpot Hands promotions on a regular basis.

Full details of the poker action are on the casino website. Poker group events are readily accommodated in the poker room with prior reservation.


Guests can combine delicious, freshly prepared food and a few drinks with watching the latest sporting action in Sammy’s Sports Bar. The Sports Bar has two HD projectors and 9 TVs with big HD screens placed all around the room so everybody can see from wherever they are seated.

For a quick bite to eat while you play on the main gaming floor you can pop into Jester’s Deli and choose from a wide selection of tasty foods, sandwiches and non-alcoholic beverages.

Elbow River Casino Contact Information

Location: 218 18th Avenue Southeast, Calgary, Alberta T2G 1L1

Contact: (403) 289-8880