Harrah’s Joliet permanently closing its poker room



Harrah’s Joliet Chicago Hotel and Casino in Illinois has announced that it is permanently closing its poker room.

The poker room will be awarding the $427,800 in bad-beat jackpot money via a drawing on Oct. 28. Players who played jackpot-eligible games between Oct. 20, 2019, and March 15, 2020, will receive entries based on the amount of hours they played during the eligible period.

The casino will draw 150 winners, who will each win $2,852. Winners need not be present to win, and the casino will contact the winners and also post their names on its website.

For more information on poker room reopenings, visit our Reopen webpage.

Scott Long

Scott Long