WATCH: Groundbreaking ceremony held for new Danville casino

On Thursday at 9:30 a.m., Caesars Virginia is set to hold a groundbreaking event for a new casino that’s headed to Danville.

On Thursday at about 9:30 a.m., Caesars Virginia held a groundbreaking ceremony for the $650 million casino that’s headed to Danville.

After the future casino’s groundbreaking, local and state officials spoke as well.