Is the Nugget in Reno closed?

Reno’s Little Nugget casino is to shutter late this month because of the COVID-19 pandemic, with the venue announcing it will close for good at the end of July. Despite the closing, the property will try to keep a non-restricted gaming license in place that was issued by state gaming officials.

How many rooms does the Nugget Reno have?

1,380 guest rooms
An Iconic Casino Resort in Reno-Sparks, Nevada The Nugget features a full-service casino, 1,380 guest rooms and suites situated in two 28-story guest towers, five restaurants, 110,000 square feet of meeting and special event space, a year-round atrium pool, a fitness center and three live entertainment venues.

How old is John Ascuaga?

Ascuaga, who died Monday at age 96, was himself remembered by Reno-based gaming analyst Ken Adams as “a pillar” of Northern Nevada’s gaming community. “Nothing in Northern Nevada gaming happened without John being involved,” Adams said.

How old do you have to be to stay at the Nugget Reno?

21 years old or older
Hospitality Suite Please Note: You must be 21 years old or older to check-in.

How old do you have to be to check into the Nugget Reno?

Please Note: You must be 21 years old or older to check-in.

What happened to John Ascuaga?

John Ascuaga, the son of Basque sheepherders who became a northern Nevada gambling icon after he bought a small coffee shop with a few slot machines in 1960 and turned it into a major hotel-casino he operated for more than a half century, has died at age 96.

What happened to John Ascuaga’s Nugget?

Ascuaga would eventually take over the Nugget after Graves retired in 1960. He would turn the Nugget into a major hotel-casino in the coming decades along with his wife Rose Louis, who Ascuaga met at the Nugget’s steakhouse. Rose Louise died on Nov. 28 after a lengthy illness, according to the family.

Does the Nugget in Reno have an airport shuttle?

Airport Shuttle Departs the Nugget from our Valet parking area every hour on the hour. Departs the Airport every hour on the half hour outside door D of the baggage claim area.