Copper Coulee Casino (Casino By Vanshaw)

1051 Ross Glen Drive Southeast, Medicine Hat, Alberta, T1B 3T8 - Map
Opening Hours
10am-3am (Daily)
Casino Games
  • Blackjack
  • Multi Player Poker
  • Roulette
  • Slots

Casino by Vanshaw – the only casino in the city of Medicine Hat – is attached to the 190-room, 4-star Medicine Hat Lodge.The Lodge is adjacent to the Trans-Canada Highway which runs through the city and is only about 5 km from Medicine Hat Airport. Medicine Hat Lodge has a number of special deals including spa, golf and ski packages. It also has offers which include room and continental breakfast alongside $20 worth of casino chips. The hotel has a spa, a fitness centre, waterpark and a hair salon so you can relax, get fit, have fun and get your hair cut! It has a number of restaurants as well as the Elements Entertainment Lounge which boasts multiple amenities. Other hotels nearby include Days Inn, Holiday Inn and Super 8 Medicine Hat Ab.

The casino, which has a 1950s nostalgia theme, offers 30,000 square feet of excitement including 332 Vegas style slot machines, 10 gaming tables, roulette, blackjack, Ultimate Texas Hold’em, Lightening Poker, daily promotions and live entertainment on the Vanshaw stage and in the Elements Lounge. On Fridays and Saturdays, the Party Pit rocks the scene with dancers and entertainment. Free coffee is available to all whilst Monday is ‘Gaming for Gals’ and Tuesday is ‘Seniors Appreciation Day’ so there is something for everyone.

Medicine Hat is a thriving business community of 63,000 located in southeast Alberta. It is about 300 km southeast of Calgary and less than an hour’s drive to Saskatchewan. A one and a half hour’s drive will get you to the United States.

Medicine Hat is characterised by an unusual landscape of cliffs and rifts with a lush river valley meandering through it. Beyond the city, the wide open plains unfold under big prairie skies and there are world famous tourist attractions, such as Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park, Writing-On-Stone Provincial Park, Dinosaur Provincial Park and the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology, all just a short drive away. Oh, and don’t forget your sunglasses – Medicine Hat is recognised as the sunniest city in Canada.