Fans of Ellen DeGeneres have a fresh reason to dance, as slot machines based on the comedian's daytime talk show are now playable in South Florida.
Ask any casino executive why gamblers choose their place rather than a competitor's, and they'll tell you the same thing: customer service.
It has been a few months now since the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino and other Seminole properties have begun using new money redemption machines, the ATM-like devices you cash your slot tickets in on.
Isle Casino and Racing (1800 SW Third St., Pompano Beach, 954-972-2000, TheIslePompanoPark.com) gives away a Chevy Volt at 8 p.m. Sunday, wrapping up its big promotion for November. Slot players have been earning entries for the drawing all month. To warm things up, five patrons...
The Seminole Hard Rock will up its culinary game with the January opening of a $12 million Japanese restaurant, called Kuro.
The operator of the Island Breeze II day-casino boat out of Port of Palm Beach has filed for protection from its creditors under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.
Ryan van Sanford's father lives in Colorado, but he happened to be in central Florida on business, with three days off.
Seminole Casino Coconut Creek (5550 NW 40th St., SeminoleCasinoCoconutCreek.com) will give away a Mercedes CLA at 11 p.m. Saturday, but the winner could be holding the goods as early as 7 p.m. That's when the casino will begin picking five hourly finalists, and give them a random...
Wall Street analysts fear the South Florida gambling market is saturated, and it's easy to see why: South Broward County has five casinos within 15 minutes of each other, and Miami-Dade has a pocket with three.
Martin Jacobson won $10 million at the World Series of Poker. His winning hand? Three 10s.
The question of who will govern Florida is settled and there's a consensus on the next step in planning Florida's gambling future.
Less than a month after cruising into Port Everglades as a midweek vacation option, the Bimini SuperFast is leaving Fort Lauderdale.
Headlining an eight-week-long comedy challenge is like coming full circle for John Heffron. He won NBC's "Last Comic Standing" in 2004.
Let's look at how TV poker has changed. First, there were telecasts without a hole-card camera, so we didn't know what cards were being played. And it was on tape. We might as well have been watching bowling, except with a big sheet blocking our view of the pins.
This isn't a grand prize. It's a 100 grand prize. The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino (1 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 866-502-7529, SeminoleHardRockHollywood.com) will hand out $100,000 to someone at 6 p.m. Nov. 16, via a drawing. You can start accumulating drawing entries now. As...
This November, Mardi Gras Casino offers cash and bonus play, and a share of $80,000.
Seminole Casino Coconut Creek's promotions for November:
Luke Brereton, of Manchester, England, took home the big loot in the Isle Poker Open on Monday.
A charity poker tournament to help provide legal aid for those who can't afford it is at noon Sunday at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood.
You're not going to be able to avoid Halloween if you walk around the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino (1 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 866-502-7529, SeminoleHardRockHollywood.com), with slot giveaways and more than one nightclub costume contest. Start in the casino, where Hard Rock...
The Bimini SuperFast is looking for gamblers, to the point that anyone with a casino player's club card gets a free cruise from Fort Lauderdale through Nov. 24.
An annual tournament for an autism charity has become a home game.
This will be in earnest. Not just a few guys hanging out, slapping some meat on a grill and leaving it while they throw a football around. I'm talking about the Inglorious Basters, Green Eggs and Bam, and the Isle Stud Porkers.
For one night, it will take only creativity — not the gambling gods — to produce some loot. Mardi Gras Casino's annual Halloween costume contest will take place at 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, with a $1,000 cash prize for best couple ($500 per person), and a $500 free-...
The organization in charge of Indian gaming approves of the way the Seminoles are doing business.
There's now a prix fixe menu at Council Oak Steaks and Seafood at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino (1 Seminole Way, Hollywood). It's now $19 for a two-course menu and $23 for a three-course lunch, which is offered only from noon to 3 p.m. Fridays. Appetizers include lobster...
The 560 WQAM Joe Rose poker tournament drew 170 entries at the Mardi Gras Casino Big Easy Poker Room on Friday.
The Isle Poker Open is gaining momentum, with 1,213 entering a $350 buy-in over the weekend and Hayden Fortini of Boca Raton winning the event at the Isle Casino and Racing in Pompano Beach. Fortini, who has won at least two other large events at the Isle, earned $81,876. See the top 10 below.
The Bimini SuperFast began another chapter Tuesday, Oct. 14, when it shipped out of Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale for the first time.
If you know your music and can pick out a tune quickly, you can make some loot Friday at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino (1 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 866-502-7529, SeminoleHardRockHollywood.com). The casino will hold the Rock 'N' Roll Challenge from 7 to 11 p.m. Four...
John Dolan, who finished sixth in the 2010 World Series of Poker, took home the big prize in the $1 million guarantee Coco Poker Open Monday in Coconut Creek.
Two months after rolling out a new food court, Seminole Classic Casino officials unveiled the final restaurant in their makeover: It's called Flying Cow and features burgers, wings and chicken fingers.
The Seminole Hard Rock $100,000 Cash Giveaway starts Monday and continues through Thursday.
So I'm a little bit behind here, but this word is worth sharing. Apparently Gov. Rick Scott and the Seminoles had a deal together that would have brought them craps and roulette and would have extended the compact -- shutting out destination casinos.
The jai-alai courts are plenty busy at Dania Casino and Jai-Alai as the property speeds up its schedule in order to maintain its eligibility for its slot license.
Forget those dark Batman movies of recent years. The slot recently installed at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek is called Batman 1966.
This October, Mardi Gras Casino offers patrons a share of up to $100,000 playing the Great Pumpkin Trade.
Now's the time for the big money: The $1 million guarantee main event of the Coco Poker Open starts today, with two more starting days following.
The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino (1 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 866-502-7529, SeminoleHardRockHollywood.com) has a big cash giveaway from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Five players will win $1,000 cash every hour. That makes for a total of $100,000. Registration for...
The second annual poker tournament to benefit the charity arm of the Honda Classic is set for 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the Palm Beach Kennel Club, 1111 S. Congress Ave. West Palm Beach.
The PPC Aruba World Championship runs Oct. 15-21 at the Radisson Aruba Resort and features a $2,200 buy-in, $200,000 guarantee main event.
A Fantasy 5 winning ticket worth $24,978.42 sold in Boca Raton is about to go to waste. No one has claimed the prize, and the ticket expires at midnight Saturday.
If winning transportation is your goal, you'll have three opportunities to reach it this week.
The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood sent out word of the Hard Rock’s 15th annual PINKTOBER campaign and they will benefit the American Cancer Society “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer”, Memorial Hospital Breast Cancer Imaging Center and the Susan G. Komen...
You've heard of swimming with the dolphins, but Sunday you can bet with the Dolphins.
Audrey Allen, Playboy's Playmate of the Month for June 2013, visited Seminole Casino Coconut Creek last Friday night to play in a private blackjack tournament and sample the casino's Playboy slot machine. The Colorado native is also the October 2014 Playmate of the Month. Note:...