The Sands Regent to Present at Merriman Curhan Ford & Co. Investor Summit

Sep 16, 2005, 01:00 ET from The Sands Regent

    RENO, Nev., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Sands Regent
 (Nasdaq:   SNDS), an owner and operator of four casinos in northern Nevada,
 announced today that that its management is scheduled to present at the Second
 Annual Merriman Curhan Ford & Co. Investor Summit being held September 19-21,
 2005, at the Mark Hopkins Hotel in San Francisco, CA.  The Sands Regent
 presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, September 20 at 10:45 to 11:15 a.m.
 More information about the conference can be found at: www.merrimanco.com.
 
     About The Sands Regent
     The Sands Regent owns and operates the Sands Regency Casino and Hotel in
 downtown Reno, Nevada, Gold Ranch Casino and RV Resort in Verdi, Nevada, Rail
 City Casino in Sparks, Nevada and the Depot Casino and the Red Hawk Sports Bar
 in Dayton, Nevada.
     The Sands Regency is an 833-room hotel and casino with 29,000 square feet
 of gaming space offering table games, a sports book, poker room, keno, bingo
 and slot machines.  In addition to the amenities and on-site brand name
 restaurants, the Company's property also includes a 12,000 square foot
 convention and meeting center which seats close to 1,000 people.  For further
 information, visit www.sandsregency.com.
     The Gold Ranch Casino and RV Resort is located in Verdi, Nevada, twelve
 miles west of Reno.  Gold Ranch offers slot machines in an 8,000 square foot
 casino, a sports book, two restaurants, a 105-space RV park, a California
 lottery station, an ARCO gas station and a convenience store.  Web site:
 www.goldranchrvcasino.com.
     Rail City Casino, located in Sparks, Nevada, has approximately 16,600
 square feet of gaming space housing slot machines, table games, keno, a sports
 book, and the City Cafe family-style restaurant.  Located near Victorian
 Square at 2121 Victorian Avenue in Sparks, it is the first casino a motorist
 encounters when exiting Interstate 80 at the Rock Boulevard exit (Exit 16).
 Web site: www.railcity.com.
     On September 1, 2005, The Sands Regent completed the acquisition of two
 privately held casino properties in Dayton, NV, the Depot Casino and the Red
 Hawk Sports Bar.  The Depot Casino has approximately 16,000 square feet of
 restaurant and casino space with 250 slots, two restaurants and two bars.  The
 Red Hawk Sports Bar, across the street from Depot Casino, has 33 slots, a
 convenience store and a bar.
 
     This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning
 of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.  The forward-looking
 statements contained in this release are based on current expectations and
 entail various risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to
 differ materially from those suggested in the forward-looking statements.
 Such risks and uncertainties include, among others, the future performance of
 the Company's management team, general economic financial and business
 conditions, overall conditions in the gaming and entertainment industries, our
 ability to successfully integrate the operations of casinos that we acquire
 and realize the expected benefits of these acquisitions, and other factors
 discussed in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended June 30, 2004,
 subsequent Forms 10-Q and other filings with the Securities and Exchange
 Commission.  The Sands is providing this information as of the date of this
 release and does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking
 statements contained in this document as a result of new information, future
 events or otherwise.
 
      Contact:
      Ferenc B. Szony, President and Chief Executive Officer
      The Sands Regent
      (775) 348-2210
      or
      Sean Collins, Partner
      CCG Investor Relations
      (310) 477-9800
 
 

SOURCE The Sands Regent
    RENO, Nev., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Sands Regent
 (Nasdaq:   SNDS), an owner and operator of four casinos in northern Nevada,
 announced today that that its management is scheduled to present at the Second
 Annual Merriman Curhan Ford & Co. Investor Summit being held September 19-21,
 2005, at the Mark Hopkins Hotel in San Francisco, CA.  The Sands Regent
 presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, September 20 at 10:45 to 11:15 a.m.
 More information about the conference can be found at: www.merrimanco.com.
 
     About The Sands Regent
     The Sands Regent owns and operates the Sands Regency Casino and Hotel in
 downtown Reno, Nevada, Gold Ranch Casino and RV Resort in Verdi, Nevada, Rail
 City Casino in Sparks, Nevada and the Depot Casino and the Red Hawk Sports Bar
 in Dayton, Nevada.
     The Sands Regency is an 833-room hotel and casino with 29,000 square feet
 of gaming space offering table games, a sports book, poker room, keno, bingo
 and slot machines.  In addition to the amenities and on-site brand name
 restaurants, the Company's property also includes a 12,000 square foot
 convention and meeting center which seats close to 1,000 people.  For further
 information, visit www.sandsregency.com.
     The Gold Ranch Casino and RV Resort is located in Verdi, Nevada, twelve
 miles west of Reno.  Gold Ranch offers slot machines in an 8,000 square foot
 casino, a sports book, two restaurants, a 105-space RV park, a California
 lottery station, an ARCO gas station and a convenience store.  Web site:
 www.goldranchrvcasino.com.
     Rail City Casino, located in Sparks, Nevada, has approximately 16,600
 square feet of gaming space housing slot machines, table games, keno, a sports
 book, and the City Cafe family-style restaurant.  Located near Victorian
 Square at 2121 Victorian Avenue in Sparks, it is the first casino a motorist
 encounters when exiting Interstate 80 at the Rock Boulevard exit (Exit 16).
 Web site: www.railcity.com.
     On September 1, 2005, The Sands Regent completed the acquisition of two
 privately held casino properties in Dayton, NV, the Depot Casino and the Red
 Hawk Sports Bar.  The Depot Casino has approximately 16,000 square feet of
 restaurant and casino space with 250 slots, two restaurants and two bars.  The
 Red Hawk Sports Bar, across the street from Depot Casino, has 33 slots, a
 convenience store and a bar.
 
     This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning
 of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.  The forward-looking
 statements contained in this release are based on current expectations and
 entail various risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to
 differ materially from those suggested in the forward-looking statements.
 Such risks and uncertainties include, among others, the future performance of
 the Company's management team, general economic financial and business
 conditions, overall conditions in the gaming and entertainment industries, our
 ability to successfully integrate the operations of casinos that we acquire
 and realize the expected benefits of these acquisitions, and other factors
 discussed in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended June 30, 2004,
 subsequent Forms 10-Q and other filings with the Securities and Exchange
 Commission.  The Sands is providing this information as of the date of this
 release and does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking
 statements contained in this document as a result of new information, future
 events or otherwise.
 
      Contact:
      Ferenc B. Szony, President and Chief Executive Officer
      The Sands Regent
      (775) 348-2210
      or
      Sean Collins, Partner
      CCG Investor Relations
      (310) 477-9800
 
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