Blue Chip in July sizzles with gaming excitement, entertainment and dining deals

It’s a sizzling July at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, with gaming excitement, great entertainment, special offers and dining deals.

Blue Chip Giveaways and Special Offers

Win up to $60,000 in cash with Progressive Payout on Friday, July 31 at 9 pm. A total of 15 winners will be announced. B Connected members receive one free entry; earn more entries by playing their favorite slots and table games.

Boyd Gaming is celebrating its 40th anniversary with a special kiosk promotion:  win up to $4,000 in slot points. Earn 750 base slot points on Wednesdays, July 29 through September 2, go to a kiosk between 10 am and 7 pm to swipe your B Connected card to see what guaranteed prize your card reveals. Earn extra entries towards the $400,000 Grand Prize Giveaway on Saturday, September 5. Visit BConnectedOnline.com for details.

In Young at Heart every Monday in July, guests 50 and older can enjoy a special that combines a point multiplier with 50% off a buffet every Monday from 6 am to 11:59 pm. Check the B Connected Club for giveaway details and restrictions or visit www.bconnectedonline.com.

New Member Signup

Sign up for a new B Connected Membership in July and play a kiosk game for a guaranteed prize of up to $500 in slot points. Earn 1,000 base points on your B Connected Card and receive a 12-pack of Brisk Half Iced Tea and Half Lemonade or Diet Brisk Iced Tea, or earn 2,500 base points to receive a 12-pack plus $5 in slot points. Earn 5,000 in base points to receive the 12-pack plus $5 in slot points plus another $10 in slot points. Limit one 12-pack per person, while supplies last.

In New Member Bring a Friend, any current B Connected member bringing a friend to sign up for a new B Connected membership can earn 6x base points that the friend earns on the day of sign-up.   

Check the B Connected Club for details and restrictions or visit www.bconnectedonline.com.

Poker

Poker tournaments will be held every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday in July.

On Sundays, Tournament starts at 12:15 pm; registration begins at 10 am with an $80 buy-in and an unlimited $80 re-entry fee.

On Mondays, Tournament starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with a $100 buy-in and an unlimited $100 re-entry fee.

On Tuesdays, the tournament starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with a $20 buy-in and a mandatory $20 re-buy.

On Wednesdays, Tournament starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with a $60 buy-in and an unlimited $60 re-entry fee.

On Thursdays, the tournament starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with a $60 buy-in and an unlimited $60 re-entry fee.

On Saturdays, the tournament starts at 12:15 pm; registration begins at 10 am with an $80 buy-in and an unlimited $80 re-entry fee.

For all poker tournaments, Blue Chip Casino No-Limit Texas Hold’em rules apply. All players must be 21 years of age or older with a valid state or government issued photo ID. Tournament players must be B Connected members; guests can sign up free at the B Connected Club.

Great Entertainment and Special Events

Tickets, starting at $10, are on sale now for Arch Allies, the nation’s premier tribute band featuring the music of Styx, Journey and REO on Saturday, July 24 at 8 pm in the Stardust Event Center. Don’t miss great music from these classic rock virtuosos, with their dynamic vocals and powerful instrumentation. Visit BlueChipCasino.com until July 3 and enter to win a VIP weekend with Arch Allies, including two front row tickets, an overnight hotel stay on July 24 and dinner for two at a Blue Chip venue ($100 value). Visit ticketmaster.com or Blue Chip Gift box for tickets; must be 21 years of age or older with a valid state or government issued photo ID to attend.

For live music in July, visit It’s Vegas Baby! on Saturdays and Rocks lounge Thursday through Sunday. At It’s Vegas Baby!, starting at 10 pm, it’s Full Tilt on Saturday, July 4, Hey Jimmy on July 11 and My Sister Sarah on Saturday, July 18. On Friday nights, It’s Vegas Baby! features DJ Double E and Friends starting at 10 pm; and celebrate your inner Van Gogh with Wine and Canvas at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, July 7, Tuesday, July 14, Tuesday, July 21, Monday, July 27 and Tuesday, July 28.

At Rocks, It’s free live music from the best local and regional bands. On Thursday at 8  pm, see Visions of Santana on July 2, Slippery When Wet on July 9, Aria51 on July 16, The Nightshift Band on July 23 and Melodius Funk on July 30.  On Friday, July 3, see Cadillac Casanovas at 1:30 pm, That’s What She Said at 6 pm and The Crawpuppies at 10:30 pm; on Saturday, July 4, see Monterrey at 1:30 pm, JAAX at 6 pm and Sweet Diezel Jenkins at 10:30 pm; on Sunday, July 5, see Spike and the Spitwads at noon and Smokin’ Gunz at 5 pm. On Friday, July 10, see 2 Trailers Down at 6 pm, Tonal Attitude at 8:20 pm and Foot 5 at 11 pm; Saturday, July 11, it’s Classical Blast at 1:30 pm, Trouble Band at 6 pm and BBI at 10:30 pm and on Sunday, July 12, it’s Meet the Beetles! at noon and High Noon at 5 pm. On Friday, July 17, it’s Strung Out Band at 6 pm and Ear Candy at 10:30 pm; on Saturday, July 18, it’s The Neverly Brothers at 1:30 pm, Kim Thomas & Wildcard at 6 pm and Sweet Diezel Jenkins at 10:30 pm; on Sunday, July 19, it’s Middle of the Road Band at noon and Hoosier Highway at 5 pm. On Friday, July 24, see April’s Reign at 6 pm and Att3ntion D3ficit Band at 10:30 pm; on Saturday, July 25, see Jim Bulanda at 1:30 pm, The Dancing Noodles at 6 pm and Nawty at 10:30 pm; on Sunday, July 26 see Rick Saucedo at noon and Rebel Pride Band at 5 pm. Seating is limited, so arrive early.

For full entertainment listings, visit www.bluechipcasino.com.

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Dining Specials

Blue Chip’s King of the Road: Blue Chip very own food truck is traveling around Michiana with a delicious array of sandwiches and guest favorites. Catch the food truck at area events; for a schedule of upcoming appearances, visit bluechipcasino.com.

At The Game, try the Burger of the Month-- the Mediterranean Burger. An angus beef patty, topped with feta cheese, cucumber, tomato, red onion, spinach and finished with a creamy tzatziki sauce and served on a brioche bun for $13.50. It pairs well with the July Beer of the Month, Landshark Lager.

Sundays in July at Options feature Sunday Side Up, with hearty brunch favorites such as steak and eggs and a made-to-order yogurt parfait station from 7 am to 2 pm for $16.99 plus tax. On Tuesdays, bring the fun of a backyard party right to your table with Back Yard BBQ featuring classic cookout fare such as burgers, hot dogs, BBQ chicken and more from 11 am to 3 pm for just $14.99 plus tax. Enjoy the Hump Day Buffet every Wednesday, excluding holidays, for 30 percent off normal prices: $8.39 plus tax for breakfast, $10.49 plus tax for lunch and $13.99 plus tax for dinner.

A delicious new dining special on Thursdays from 3 pm to 9 pm is Brazilian Churrascaria: slow–grilled meats, such as beef, pork and chicken, perfectly sliced, for just $24.99 plus tax.

Early birds get a full breakfast buffet at Options on Fridays in July with the 777 Sunrise Special for only $7.77 plus tax from 7 am to 11 am. Enjoy an $11.11 Lunch Buffet every Friday from 11 am to 3 pm and don’t miss the Captain’s Catch, with an array of fish and seafood from 4 pm to 11 pm for $26.99 plus tax.

On Saturdays, enjoy the Blue Chip Brunch from 7 am to 3 pm for $16.99 plus tax and don’t miss Prime Rib & Crab Saturdays from 4 pm to 11 pm for $29.95 plus tax.

For additional details on Blue Chip’s July entertainment, events and special offers, visit www.bluechipcasino.com or call 888-879-7711.

About Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa

Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa is the premier entertainment destination in Northwest Indiana. Located an hour’s drive east of Chicago in Michigan City, Indiana, Blue Chip features a 65,000-square-foot single-level casino, two hotel towers with a total of 486 upscale rooms; five restaurants, a spa, full-service salon and fitness center, two gift shops and the 20,000-square-foot Stardust Event Center. For more information, visit www.bluechipcasino.com.  Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa is a property of Boyd Gaming. Headquartered in Las Vegas, Boyd Gaming is a leading diversified owner and operator of 22 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and New Jersey.  Boyd Gaming and Blue Chip press releases are available at boydgaming.mediaroom.com.