California: Two Sacramento area casinos set reopen dates, despite pleas from Gov. Newsom to delay Dale Kasler, The Sacramento Bee · May 20, 2020 at 3:51 pm After two months of shutdown because of the coronavirus pandemic, two of greater Sacramento’s Indian casinos announced reopening dates Tuesday in spite of pleas from Gov. Gavin Newsom to hold off. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Wheatland said it will reopen 10 a.m. Thursday. And Red Hawk Casino in Placerville said it will open on Monday, June 1. Both tribal casinos said they will take customers’ temperatures at the door, require them to wear face masks and implement other public health measures to combat COVID-19.