What Tribe Is River Spirit Casino?

River Spirit Casino is an Indian casino in Tulsa, Oklahoma, owned and operated by the Muscogee (Creek) Nation of Oklahoma. The casino opened in 2007 on the site of the former River Spirit Expo Center, which was demolished in 2005.

It is one of the largest casinos in Oklahoma, with over 3,000 electronic games, 30 table games, and a 20-table poker room. The casino has a hotel with 500 rooms and a convention center with 100,000 square feet (9,300 m2) of space.

The Muscogee (Creek) Nation is a federally recognized tribe of Creek Indians, based inOklahoma. The tribe has around 837,000 members, making it one of the largest tribes in the United States. The Muscogee (Creek) Nation is headquartered in Okmulgee, Oklahoma, and has a tribal jurisdictional area that covers parts of 11 counties in Oklahoma. The tribe has its own constitution and government, which are recognized by the United States government.

The tribe operates its own housing authority, law enforcement agency, and health care system. It also owns two casinos: River Spirit Casino in Tulsa and Creek Nation Casino in Claremore.