|Opening Date:||July 1, 2020|
|Casino sq/ft:||21,528 sq/ft|
|Convention sq/ft:||26,910 sq/ft|
Tampere Central Deck and Arena Casino Review
The Tampere Central Deck and Arena Casino will be the largest new multifunctional arena in Tampere, Finland. The €500 million project will be developed by SRV Group with the first phase housing three towers, a multipurpose arena and a training hall all planned to be built over the southern passenger railway yard.
The multipurpose arena will be connected to the training arena as well as offering 50 luxury suites/executive boxes, a large conference space covering a floor area of 26,910sq/ft and a parking lot for 700 cars. The Central Deck will consist of hotels, offices, apartments and so much more.
In addition, Finland’s Slot Machine Association (RAY) selected the multifunctional arena to house a casino making it the second casino in Finland. The casino will cover a floor area of 21,528sq/ft offering more than 100 slot machines, 10 table games, poker cash games and tournaments. The casino will move along with the Central Deck and Arena project schedule with the first phase planned to begin in spring 2017 and complete in 2020.
The second phase will consist of three towers, the northern deck that will sit above the track covering a floor area of 120,000sq/ft and 1,000 residential housing units. The entire project is expected to be complete in 2023 and it will be Finland’s biggest multi-purpose arena for sporting events.
The Central Deck and Arena is expected to create 6,300 jobs during the construction phase and 3,600 permanent jobs after completion.
Gaming at Tampere Central Deck and Arena Casino
The Central Deck and Arena Casino will feature more than 100 video slots, 10 table games for blackjack, roulette and poker variations, as well as poker tournaments. Furthermore, it will also offer a sports betting section that will feature a sportsbook and racebook.
Casino games available
- Slot machines