The Gold Eagle Casino’s 37,772 square feet includes a large gaming floor featuring
325 slot machines, 8 live table games, deli, licensed gaming floor bar, multi-purpose
room adjacent to the gaming floor, Kihiw Restaurant and the Event Centre.
GEC employees contributed over 360 volunteer hours in the
community. Volunteer hours were contributed to the following
organizations: Meals on Wheels program, Midwest Food
Resources, Battlefords Indian & Métis Friendship Centre,
Battlefords Humane Society, Cornerstone Soup Kitchen
and Operation Red Nose, City of North Battleford (annual
community clean up). GEC continues to support the Red Cross
Pink Day and actively donates blood throughout the year. The
Casino donates annually towards the Safe Grad functions for
John Paul II Collegiate, North Battleford Comprehensive High
School and Sakewew High School.
We have many employees that assist and coach sports and who
are involved in various boards such as Saskatchewan Tourism,
Battleford Union Hospital Foundation, Rotary Club, Chamber of
Commerce, Royal Canadian Air Cadets, Battlefords Legion, Victim
Services, Youth Groups and Cornerstone Community Outreach.
• Battlefords Union Hospital Foundation
• North Battleford Boys & Girls Club
• Battlefords Indian and Métis Friendship Centre
• North Battleford North Stars
• Battlefords Sexual Assault Centre
• Ducks Unlimited
• Battlefords Dance Festival
• Northwest Territorial Days
• Meadow Lake Rodeo
• Operation Red Nose
• Big Brothers Big Sisters
• Bully Free Battlefords
• Battlefords Kiwanis Music Festival
The Kihiw Restaurant is one of the Battlefords’ premiere
restaurants, known for its unique cuisine and hospitality.
The Event Centre was the host of meetings, weddings,
entertainment/shows and conferences. This venue hosted a
variety of entertainment acts over the year including: Comedian
Tom Green, The Sheepdogs, One Bad Son, Sawyer Brown,
The Lonely (Roy Orbison tribute), Theory of a Dead Man, Irish
Rovers and many other amazing acts.
Gold Eagle Casino (GEC) opened the doors to the 5,000
square foot smoke room expansion in August 2015. The room
features a state of the art raised floor ventilation system. With
the expansion, a 1,054 square foot multi-purpose room was
built adjacent to the gaming floor which seats up to 75 guests.
Additionally, a prep room was built onto the event centre to
improve the food service and overall service for our patrons.
The GEC is committed to responsible gaming. With the
coordination of Central Office, GameSense was introduced
this year and GEC continues to maintain their RGCheck
Employee Development Highlights
GEC continues to be one of the largest employers in the
Battlefords, employing over 320 people. This year GEC opened
up a new training lab designated for training and onboarding
of new staff. In addition to the 43 training events offered for
our employees, GEC shifted the development outside of core
training and invested in certificates, professional designations
and developmental conferences supported by SIGA. GEC has
also successfully created several work placement partnerships
with local First Nation and non-First Nation institutions.