"It shall be the mission of the Yakama Nation Gaming Commission to fully regulate all gaming activities within the jurisdiction of the Yakama nation."
"The Yakama Nation Gaming Commission, as a self-regularity agency, protects assets leading to economic prosperity for the Yakama Nation. We are strengthened through our core values, and committed to organizational development. We ensure public confidence through fair and safe gaming by providing excellent customer service, and building valuable partnerships."
Advertisement for the 2% Community Contribution:
The Yakama Nation (YN) Community Impact Contribution committee is accepting applications for the 2% Community Impact Contribution Fund covering the period beginning October 01, 2020 - September 2021 for FY21. Applications for the 2% Community Contribution Fund must be post marked by March 31, 2022. This contribution funds local both Tribal and non-Tribal law enforcement agencies, emergency response services and other agencies which have been impacted by the continuous operation of the Yakama Nation Legends Casino/Hotel. For additional information and applications, please contact Dolcee Jack, Executive Director of the Yakama Nation Gaming Commission at (509)865-5322, Ext, 5506.
UPDATE: May 22, 2020
Due to the Pandemic COVID-19, the Yakama Nation Legends Casino is now scheduled to open on June 08, 2020 soft opening with June 11 as official open date, which a new 30 day deadline will be implemented for any applications to be turned in to the Yakama Nation Gaming Commission. You may also check our website at www.yngc.com for further information or changes as it will be continually updated. You may also contact me through email or by phone if you have any questions. Thank You, Be safe and stay healthy.
UPDATE: June 4, 2020
The opening date has been pushed back to June 23 soft opening and June 25 main opening.
UPDATE: June 29, 2020
The opening has been postponed until July 15th, 2020
Update: July 22, 2020
The tentative opening date is set for August 13th, 2020.
Phone: (509) 865-8800
580 Fort Road
Monday - Friday
8:00am to 5:00pm