The Ridge Casino operated from temporary premises from 1998 while the Mpumalanga Gambling Board was in the process of awarding a permanent license.
When the license was awarded The Ridge Casino was built. It opened for operation on 24 September 2002 but was officially opened by the premier of Mpumalanga Mr. N.J. Mahlangu on 22 October 2002.
The Ridge Casino in Witbank, Mpumalanga offers the ultimate gaming experience with a choice of 436 Slot machines, over 7 progressive jackpots and 18 Tables. Slots are divided between the main casino, the smoking casino and the Salon Privé and offer a choice of denominations ranging between 2c and R25.
For gaming enthusiasts who prefer Table games, The Ridge Casino offers blackjack, roulette and The Ridge Raise ‘Em Poker.