“Yes, it’s true!” Cathy Reside says.
Mardi Gras Casino (831 N. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach, 954-924-3200, MGFLA.com) is reopening this week, after being damaged by Hurricane Irma in September.
At least, the casino is partially reopening, meaning the poker room, greyhound track, an eatery and a bar.
Reside, Mardi Gras’ chief operating executive, expects the Big Easy Poker Room to reopen at 9 a.m. Friday, with simulcast wagering resuming at 11 a.m.
She adds, “We have had pre-opening...