Sips & Cigars is Returns to Louisville with 3 Events

Southern Gaming’s Sips & Cigars Summer Happy Hours are back! Kicking off with three signature events, guests will enjoy premium cigars, bourbon and music at some of the best outdoor patios in Louisville

The events are free to attend and will each feature signature drinks from Larceny Bourbon and Deep Eddy’s Vodka and appetizer specials from each host restaurant.

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G&D’s 2018 Readers’ Choice Awards Revealed!

The results are in…and Gaming and Destinations is excited to announce this year’s Top Casinos for everything from rooms and suites to entertainment and eats! 

This year, our Readers’ Choice Awards had over 40,000 votes from gaming enthusiasts throughout the region letting us know their favorite casinos to stay and play.

We hope you enjoy reading through this year’s awards, and perhaps visit a few on you next gambling adventure!

Congratulations to all of the winning properties on a job well done! These awards show that your hard work to satisfy your customers is unprecedented and noticed by all!

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Blackjack: Myths of the Game

It was an unbelievably hot afternoon in the summer of 1968 when the young couple arrived in Las Vegas. It was their first trip ever to this gambling Mecca and they didn’t know what to expect. Certainly the 120 degree temperature was nothing they had ever experienced in their native New Jersey. When they arrived at the Aladdin Casino Hotel, they were taken aback by the elegance of the casino. The adrenaline was already flowing through the young mans body as he couldn’t wait to play blackjack. They agreed that she would stand in the hotel check-in line and he would “check out the casino”.

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Three of A Kind Properties in Alabama

 

The family of properties under the Wind Creek umbrella includes a variety of amenities and offerings for gaming enthusiasts across the board. Their slogan, “There’s always something extra to do here” certainly fits the bill with three premier properties scattered throughout Alabama. Whether you enjoy their delicious variety of cuisine, amenities to guarantee your comfort satisfaction or the hot action in the casino, you are sure to find your “winning moment” at these winning properties.

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Poker: Smart Play on the Flop

The Lodge at Deadwood Gaming Resort

 

Playing A-x Suited: Bad Flop
Suppose that a jackal has raised the flop, and you have called his raise with Ad- 5d, and then the big blind calls as well. If the flop comes down Js-Qh-3d and the big blind checks and the jackal bets, fold your hand. You have missed the flop (you don’t have either a pair, a straight draw, or a flush draw); you have only two bets in the pot at this point; and you were the caller before the flop, not the raiser. There is no warrant for getting further involved in this hand. (more…)

Weekend Full of Hits at North Star Casino

“Gonna Be Some Sweet Sounds Coming Down,” on June 14 as the North Star Mohican Casino Resort welcomes R&B legends, The Commodores! Come see them perform hit songs like “Nightshift,” “Machine Gun” and “Sail On.” Doors open at 7pm and the concert begins at 8pm. Must be 21 years or older to attend. Tickets are on sale now!

Walter “Clyde” Orange, James Dean “JD” Nicholas and William “WAK” King have been making music and delighting fans for decades! This Grammy Award-winning powerhouse is multi-Grammy nominated and has sold over 60 million records.

Ticket prices are $65, $55 and $45.

 

The #1 Michael Jackson Tribute Concert is coming to North Star Mohican Casino Resort!

The MJ LIVE event will turn the North Star Mohican Casino Resort Event Center into a Michael Jackson tribute haven on Friday, June 15. Voted Best Michael Jackson Impersonator and Best Moonwalk, Jalles Franca is billed as MJ THE LEGEND. Watch him perform live. Tickets are on sale now. Doors open at 7pm and the concert begins at 8pm. Must be 21 years or older to attend. Tickets are on sale now!

“We are thrilled to welcome MJ LIVE as a way for audiences to continue to be entertained by the work of a true legend,” said Michael Bonakdar, General Manager of North Star Mohican Casino Resort.

Ticket prices are $30, $25 and $20.

 

For tickets to these events or to learn more about the entertainment lineup at North Star Mohican Casino Resort, please visit: northstarcasinoresort.com/entertainment or by calling 1-800-775-CASH.

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North Star Mohican Casino Resort
Known as the “Midwest’s Friendliest Casino,” North Star Mohican Casino is nestled in the breathtaking North Woods of Wisconsin. Not only is it home to 1,200 of your favorite slots, a wide array of table games, bingo, and exciting daily and weekly promotions, it also offers the best in player rewards and benefits with its exclusive Star Club.
No matter what you’re looking for, North Star Mohican Casino Resort is truly where there is more: more action, fun, entertainment and rewards! The resort offers a hotel with well-appointed and comfortable rooms, luxurious yet charming suites, full-service RV parking, fitness center, meeting rooms and business center.

Owned and operated by the Stockbridge-Munsee Band of Mohican Indians, this destination resort and casino is located within an hour drive of Green Bay, North of Hwy 29. North Star Casino Resort offers a great selection of amenities and is also surrounded by many other local attractions, making it the perfect getaway.

To learn more visit northstarcasinoresort.com or call a friendly member of the team at (800) 952-0195.