Caesars Southern Indiana opens land-based casino Dec. 12 with poker room



The $90M land-based Caesars Southern Indiana will open ‪Dec. 12‬, replacing the Horseshoe Southern Indiana riverboat. The 16-table poker room has the state’s longest running $30-$60 stud game on Fridays.

There’s a‪ $90 tournament with a $1K guarantee on Mondays at 7 p.m. Also, deepstack events run on the second and last Saturday of the month at noon for $220.‬

BLUE CHIP: The poker room has joined Bravo Live and recently added a deepstack ‪on Sundays at 1:15 ‬for $90.

HOLLYWOOD AURORA: The $50K guarantee HCA Classic will be ‪April 25 for .‬ $400 or win a seat at a weekly qualifier. Saturday qualifiers run ‪through April 18.‬ Call poker room for details. As for promotions, the bad-beat jackpot (quad fives) was $102K at press time.

MAJESTIC STAR: Jason Trezak won the monthly $10K guarantee in November for $7,552. The prize pool was $26K with 125 entries.

ROCKFORD: The planned Hard Rock Casino will not be offering live poker, so Rockford Charitable Games will continue to serve this area with live cash poker games and tournaments. — Joe Giertuga

Chris Cosenza

Chris Cosenza