Gaming Floor At Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino To Close At 3 PM; Property And Hotel Remain Open; Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino Remains Closed; Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino Remains Open

Seneca Gaming aims to reopen Niagara gaming floor sometime tomorrow afternoon; Reopening of Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino to be determined

NIAGARA FALLS, NEW YORK-BUFFALO, NEW YORK-SALAMANCA, NEW YORK: (December 24, 2022) – As the region continues to battle treacherous winter weather, Seneca Gaming Corporation announced that the gaming floor at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino will close at 3 PM today, December 24, 2022.

“This decision is being made in consideration of the safety of our team members who have been on property for several hours, and those who are home and unable to safely make it work,” said Seneca Gaming Corporation President & CEO Kevin Nephew. “Our team members have been incredible over the past few days, and we appreciate the dedication of everyone who has contributed to our full-team effort.”

Seneca Niagara remains open for the several hundred hotel guests who are currently staying on property. Limited amenities will be available for most of the day. At this time, Seneca Gaming Corporation aims to restore gaming floor operations sometime tomorrow afternoon, Sunday, December 25, 2022. Guests are encouraged to check the property’s website for official updates.

Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino remains closed, with a re-opening timeframe still to be determined. Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino remains open, with limited amenities.

“The storm has presented significant safety and operational challenges. We will make further adjustments as conditions dictate,” Nephew said.

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Seneca Gaming Corporation is a wholly owned, tribally chartered corporation of the Seneca Nation of Indians, which operates the Nation’s Class III casino gaming properties.  Since opening Seneca Niagara Casino in 2002, the corporation has built and invested in the community at large by providing three premier gaming and entertainment destinations in Western New York:  Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino in Niagara Falls, NY, Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino in downtown Buffalo, NY, and Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino in Salamanca, NY, as well as the award-winning championship Seneca Hickory Stick Golf Course in Lewiston, NY.  Since 2002, the corporation has grown into one of the largest private sector employers in Western New York with over 3,000 employees across its three locations.  Seneca Gaming Corporation provides generous benefits including paid training, tuition reimbursement, paid free lunches, on-site health offices, employee discounts, and more.  Across all three world-class facilities guests are offered more than 5,100 slot machines, 125 table games, over 1,000 deluxe rooms and suites, luxurious spas & salons, award-winning fine dining, and high-end retail outlets. For more information, visit  

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