Here’s when some casinos will reopen in Tunica, new guidelines will be required

Guidelines released for Mississippi casinos reopening on May 21

TUNICA, Miss. (WMC) - Casinos in Tunica were forced to shut down during the coronavirus pandemic. Now, some casinos have announced when they plan to reopen.

The Mississippi Gaming Commission announced casinos in the Magnolia State can reopen on May 21 at 50% capacity.

Many guidelines include employees and guests being asked if they’ve been in close contact with a person who tested positive for COVID-19. If they’re experiencing a fever, loss of taste or smell, vomiting or diarrhea.

In addition to the guidelines set by the Mississippi Gaming Commission, each casino in Tunica is also reopening with its own new safety guidelines.

Here’s when casinos in Tunica, Mississippi plan to reopen

In Tennessee, Southland Casino in West Memphis, Arkansas reopened May 18.

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