Chicago Tribune – Mar 23, 2012
At Rivers Casino, Des Plaines, step into the excitement of nearly 1,050 slots and nearly 50 table games, unparalleled dining options, entertainment venues and top-flight customer service. Find all of your favorites and so much more on the entirely non-smoking 43,000-square-foot gaming floor.
"We are providing customers with the ultimate gaming experience at a top-notch facility," says Bill Keena, Rivers Casino general manager. "Our guests are treated to the best in gaming and entertainment and they can choose from our seven mouth-watering food and beverage options."
The gaming floor is complete with the newest and most exciting games for guests to enjoy. Slots range in denominations from 1-cent to $100, ensuring there is something for every slot lover. Guests can find their favorite games, including: Wheel of Fortune, Wizard of Oz, Code Red, Pirates Loot, More Chili’s and more. Plus, new games were just added including: Money Vault, Yahtzee!, The Princess Bride, Ghostbusters, Blazing 7’s and much more. Rivers also offers a high limits room featuring slot denominations from $1 to $100, as well as a cashier and ATM for guests’ convenience.
If table games are what you are looking for, at Rivers, guests can find some of the highest limits in the nation, including:
- Up to $50,000 limits on Blackjack and featuring the Lucky Lucky side bet
- 100X odds and up to $50,000 max odds on Craps
- $500 any way to the number on Roulette
- $100,000 max bet on Baccarat with dragon bonus side bet
Rivers Casino guests are also treated to dining options for every palate. From a juicy steak to a basket of wings, Rivers has seven bars and restaurants to suit any taste. Rivers is proud to partner with a variety of local businesses to supply Rivers’ food outlets. Try out Metropolis Coffee, brewed right in Chicago, served at Coffeespot, unwind with a custom craft brew by Chicago-based Half Acre, or savor a legendary steak at the casino’s own Hugo’s Frog Bar and Chop House, a member of the Gibsons family of restaurants. Rivers is also proud to have worked with master mixologist Bridget Albert to bring guests some of the most unique cocktail options around.
In addition to the gaming action, Rivers offers guests the chance to enjoy a variety of live performances by some of the best acts around in Cube. Cube easily transforms from a state-of-the-art sports bar to a live performance venue featuring hot local bands or a nightclub with DJ entertainment.
Close to just about everything, Rivers Casino is located at 3000 S. River Road, at the corner of Devon Avenue and River Road in Des Plaines, just 16 miles from downtown Chicago and minutes from O’Hare International Airport. It is easily accessible from the Kennedy Expressway, Interstate 294 and the CTA Blue Line. Rivers features 2,300 self-parking spaces as well as valet. Rivers also offers a complimentary shuttle service every 10 minutes from the CTA’s Rosemont Blue Line stop 24/7. Visit www.airportexpress.com/riverscasino for additional details. Complimentary luggage check is available to Rivers’ guests.
For more information on Rivers Casino, guests can visit www.playrivers.com, or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/winatrivers and Twitter at @winatrivers.