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Cherokee Nation Entertainment, the hospitality company of Cherokee Nation Businesses, is a powerhouse, employing 4,000+ people and providing world-class entertainment with 11 thriving locations and brands like Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa, Gold Strike Casino Resort, Cherokee Casinos and the upcoming Legends Resort and Casino in Russellville, AR. Cherokee Nation Entertainment’s three decades of success continue to create tremendous growth opportunities throughout Cherokee Nation and beyond. Leveraging its experience, CNE is taking its power and making strategic investments that drive revenue to support Cherokee Nation with job creation and its mission of perpetuating the Cherokee language and culture.

Voted Best in the World 11 times by Tulsa World readers, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa is one of the most successful casino properties in Oklahoma.

The 1.4-million-square-foot casino resort is located in Catoosa, and features 2,000+ electronic and table games, a poker room, 450 hotel rooms, two pools and a Tesla charging station. Every kind of meal is offered at several dining options, including the award-winning Carvers on 19, The Eatery and Highway 66 Diner. CNB’s flagship casino is home to the nationally acclaimed Hard Rock Live™ as well as Track 5™, dedicated to the musical roots of Oklahoma. Golfers can also enjoy the historic 18-hole championship course at Cherokee Hills Golf Club.

State-of-the-art gaming and entertainment call Cherokee Casinos home.

Among nine casino properties, including two resorts and a horse racing track, guests from all over the region can enjoy winning on their favorite games and staying in the 260 hotel rooms and suites. Cherokee Casinos also house two award-winning steakhouses: Flint Creek in West Siloam Springs and White Wolf in Tahlequah. 

Gold Strike Casino Resort is breaking new ground for CNE in gaming.

Gold Strike Casino Resort in Tunica, Mississippi, is our first gaming venture outside the reservation and into commercial gaming. It is a leading entertainment and gaming destination featuring upscale hotel amenities and games that draw guests from across the country. Gold Strike will drive even greater growth, making a significant impact throughout Cherokee Nation and beyond.

Located in the heart of the River Valley, Russellville, Arkansas, is the site of the future Legends Resort and Casino, a $300 million upscale venue.

With world-class gaming, including a sportsbook, luxury resort-style amenities and an outdoor music venue, Legends will offer entertainment to guests from near and far. When opened, it is projected to draw 1.1 million guests annually, employ 1,000+ people and have an economic impact of $3.15 billion over 10 years. 

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Cherokee Nation Entertainment bets on the best to bring continued success to our gaming and hospitality brands. Whether it’s hotels, casinos, restaurants or indoor and outdoor events, there are many opportunities to win in a career with us.

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