September at Blue Chip: Labor Day buffet, Prince Tribute show, gaming excitement and more

Michigan City, Ind.—September at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, features Labor Day dining and entertainment, Blue Chair Bay Country Night with DJs and live music every Friday and Prince tribute band Purple Reign.

Giveaways

In Young at Heart every Monday in September, guests 50 and older can enjoy specials that include 50% off a buffet after earning 25 slot points every Monday from 6 am to 11:59 pm, 8x reel slots and 5x video poker. Check the B Connected Club for details and restrictions or visit BConnectedOnline.com.

New Member Signup

Sign up for a new B Connected Membership in September and earn Slot Points on the day of sign up. Earn 1,000 base points on your B Connected Card and receive $5 in Slot Points; earn 2,500 base points and receive a total of $15 in Slot Points; and earn 5,000 base points and receive a total of $40 in Slot Points. Check the B Connected Club for details and restrictions or visit www.BConnectedOnline.com.

Gaming Excitement

Win up to $105,000 this month with Progressive Payout, held on Friday, September 29. A total of 15 winners draw for a chance at the Progressive Prize at 9 pm, then a guaranteed winner of $5,000 in Slot Dollars is drawn at 10 pm. B Connected Members get one free entry and earn more entries by playing their favorite slot and table games. Learn more at BlueChipCasino.com.

Poker Poker tournaments will be held every day in September.

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.

The Mondays Bounty tournament starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with a $125 buy-in and an unlimited $125 re-entry fee.

On Tuesdays and Thursdays, the tournament starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with a $40 entry fee and an unlimited $40 re-entry fee.

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 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

Don’t miss Purple Reign, THE Prince Tribute Show, on Saturday, September 9 at 8 pm in the Stardust Event Center. The show, starring Prince tribute artist Jason Tenner, captures the imagination and seamlessly recreates the blistering performances and raw energy of Prince in his prime and returns fans to the era that made “The Artist” an international superstar. Tickets, starting at $25, are on sale now at ticketmaster.com or the Blue Chip Gift Box.

Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum selling artist and comedian Bill Engvall comes to the Stardust Event Center for two shows at 6 pm and 9 pm on Saturday, October 7. Tickets, starting at $40, go on sale Saturday, September 9 at ticketmaster.com or the Blue Chip Gift Box.

Guests must be 21 or older with a valid state or government issued photo ID.

For live music in September, visit It’s Vegas Baby! and Rocks lounge. At It’s Vegas Baby!, see Dick Diamond and the Dusters on Saturday, September 2, Zack Attack on Saturday, September 9, Boogie Dynomite on Saturday, September 16, Lt. Dan’s New Legs on Saturday, September 23 and Killer Flamingos on September 30. There’s a $5 cover charge for DJ Night and Saturday shows. It’s Vegas Baby! features DJ Night from 10 pm to 2:30 pm on Sunday, September 3. Celebrate your inner Van Gogh with Wine and Canvas at 5:30 pm on Tuesdays, September 5, 12, 19 and 26.

On Fridays in September, giddy up to Blue Chair Bay Country Night at It’s Vegas Baby! starting at 10:30 pm; there’s a $5 cover charge. Friday, September 1 features Big Sugar and a chance to win a Meet and Greet with country star Kip Moore; on Friday, September 8, it’s DJ Sean; on Friday, September 15, see The Allen Wronko Band; Friday, September 22 features DJ Artie and on Friday, September 29 don’t miss Hoosier Highway.

At Rocks, It’s free live music from the best local and regional bands. On Thursdays at 8 pm, it’s Carlos Ramos Band on September 7; Hoosier Ditty on September 14; Tony Ocean on September 21 and Sole City Juke Band on September 28. On Fridays, it’s The Neverly Brothers at 6 pm and Crawpuppies at 10:30 pm on September 1, Soda at 6 pm and Sheryl and Say Yes! at 10:30 pm on September 8, Chi-Town Soul at 6 pm and Hooked on Sonics at 10:30 pm on September 15, Rebel Reign at 6 pm and Ultra Fab at 10:30 pm on September 22 and R-Gang at 6 pm and Spoken Four at 10:30 pm on September 29. On Saturdays, see Monterrey at 1:30 pm, Jamrose at 6 pm and Euphoria at 10:30 pm on September 2; Classical Blast at 1:30 pm, The Dancing Noodles at 6 pm and Ginger and Her Baked Goods at 10:30 pm on September 9, Cadillac Casanovas at 1:30 pm, Uptown Shakedown at 6 pm and Sweet Diezel Jenkins at 10:30 pm on September 16, Ali Cat and the Rat Dogs at 1:30 pm, Make Zabrin’s Funktastics at 6 pm and Nawty at 10:30 pm on September 23 and The Stingers at 1:30 pm, Backdated at 6 pm and The Romantiques on September 30. On Sundays, see Spike and the Spitwads at noon and Smokin’ Gunz at 5 pm on September 3, Mystery Girls Band at noon and Highnoon at 5 pm on September 10, Middle of the Road at noon and Hoosier Highway at 5 pm on September 17 and Just Enuff Band at noon and Scott DuBose and the 101 Ranch at 5 pm on September 24. Seating is limited, so arrive early.

September at spa blu Get ready for fall at spa blu with a relaxing KPS Organic Anti-Aging Facial for $89 ($100 value) and the Shine on Express Manicure/Pedicure Package, including a soak, filing cuticle maintenance, lotion and polish application, for just $89 ($96 value). Offers are valid Monday-Thursday in September; one discount per person. Call 888-879-7711 ext 2583 to book an appointment today.

Dining specials

At It’s Vegas Baby! Come early every Friday in September — between 5 pm and 6:30 pm to enjoy a three-course First Seating menu, including a starter, entree and dessert, for only $25.

At The Game, try the Burger of the Month — the Stadium Burger — an Angus beef patty topped with cheddar cheese, grilled Polish sausage, grilled inions, whole grain mustard and pickles, served on a pretzel bun for $13.50. Enjoy it with the September Beer of the Month, Samuel Adams Octoberfest.

Enjoy the Labor Day Buffet Special at Options on Monday, September 4, including breakfast from 7 am to 11 am for 11.99 plus tax and dinner from noon to 9 pm for $19.99 plus tax. The dinner menu features barbecue selections, pulled pork, beer-braised bratwurst, ribs, burgers, chicken, shrimp as well as sides and dessert.

Enjoy the Hump Day Buffet every Wednesday, excluding holidays, for 30 percent off normal prices: $8.39 plus tax for breakfast, $11.19 plus tax for lunch and $13.99 plus tax for dinner.

Every Thursday, head out to Options for the Chuck Wagon BBQ, including western chuck wagon-style BBQ ribs, chicken, pork, brisket and more from 3 pm to 9 pm for $24.99 plus tax.

Early birds get a full breakfast buffet at Options on Fridays in September with the 777 Sunrise Special Breakfast for only $7.77 plus tax from 7 am to 10 am. Enjoy an $11.11 Lunch Buffet every Friday from 11 am to 3 pm. Check out the Farm to Lake Buffet Special every Friday for local farm fresh vegetables and fresh-caught lake fish cooked to order from 4 pm to 10 pm for $26.99 plus tax.

On Saturdays, try the Blue Chip Brunch from 7 am to 2 pm for $18.99 plus tax and don’t miss Prime Rib & Crab Leg Saturdays from 3 pm to 11 pm for $34.99 plus tax.

On Sundays in September at Options check out Sunday Side Up, with hearty breakfast and lunch favorites such as steak and eggs and a made-to-order yogurt parfait station from 7 am to 2 pm for $18.99 plus tax. Enjoy the Butcher’s Block Buffet Special, with old-fashioned butcher shop style chicken, pork, beef, kabobs and more from 3 pm to 9 pm for $24.99 plus tax.

For additional details on Blue Chip’s September 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 24 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Boyd Gaming and Blue Chip press releases are available at boydgaming.mediaroom.com.