September at Blue Chip: New FanDuel Sportsbook, Progressive Payout, Dining and Live Music and More

September at Blue Chip: New FanDuel Sportsbook, Progressive Payout, Dining and Live Music and More

Fall into fun in September at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, with the September 5 opening of the new FanDuel Sportsbook, Progressive Payout, dining and spa specials and much more.

In Young at Heart on Mondays in September, guests 50 and older can enjoy specials that include 50% off a buffet or 50% off one meal at either The Game or Nelson’s Deli after earning 5 tier credits from 6am to 11:59pm, plus 9x reel slots and 6x video poker for Sapphire B Connected Members and above. Check B Connected for details and restrictions or visit


Tickets go on sale Saturday, September 21 at 10 am for Australia’s Thunder from Down Under. The dynamic, internationally-acclaimed male revue will take the stage at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, for shows at 8 pm on Friday, October 25 and Saturday, October 26 in the Stardust Event Center.

Tickets, for $35, $45, $55 and $80, are available at and the Blue Chip Gift Box in the Blue Chip Casino pavilion. Guests must be 21 or older, with a valid state or government issued photo ID.

At Rocks lounge, it’s free live music from the best local and regional bands. On Thursdays at 8 pm, see Return2Soul on September 5, It Takes Two on September 12, The Flashbacks on September 19 and Carlos Ramos Band on September 26. On Fridays, see Whistle Pigs at 6pm and Crawpuppies at 10:30pm on September 6; That’s What She Said at 6pm and Recycle the Day at 10:30pm on September 13; Scott Marek Band at 6 pm and Ear Candy at 10:30pm on September 20; The Bigger Picture Band at 6pm and BBI at 10:30pm on September 27. On Saturdays, don’t miss Monterrey at 1:30pm, Jamrose at 6pm and Att3ntion D3ficit Band at 10:30pm September 7; Classical Blast at 1:30pm, The Dancing Noodles at 6pm and P.S. Dump Your Boyfriend at 10:30pm on September 14;  Indigo Band at 1:30pm, Scarlett Fever at 6pm; Fool House at 10:30pm on September 21 and The Moonlighters at 1:30pm, R-Gang at 6pm and Dick Diamond and the Dusters at 10:30pm on September 28. On Sundays, see Goodfellas at 12pm and Highnoon at 5pm on September 8; Middle of the Road at 12pm and Hoosier Highway at 5pm on September 15; The Stingers at 12pm and Whiskey & Harmony at 5pm on September 22 and The Rockets at 12pm and South City Revival at 5pm on September 29. Seating is limited, so arrive early.

Gaming Excitement

Blue Chip opens the FanDuel Sportsbook on Thursday, September 5 at 10:30 am for betting on all major U.S. sports, including baseball, soccer, football, basketball, golf, boxing, motorsports racing and more.

Located next to The Game near the Blue Chip Casino entrance, the FanDuel Sportsbook features five betting windows, 13 video displays along a large video wall, 13 self-service betting kiosks from IGTPlayDigital, two sports tickers, and ample seating for sports bettors interested in watching the game from the sportsbook. Place a wager, watch your favorite sports and enjoy game-day favorite snacks, entrees and beverages.

Win up to $45,000 (depending on results of the August drawing) in cash with Progressive Payout, which features 25 winners and three drawings every month. Drawings will be held at 8pm, 9pm and 10pm on Friday, September 27; if Progressive Prize winners are not selected, they roll over to the next month and the totals will grow.

Poker tournaments will be held Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday in September.

On Sundays, tournament starts at 12:15pm; registration begins at 10am with an $80 entry fee and late entry and re-entry allowed through the first two blind levels.

On Tuesdays and Thursdays, the tournament starts at 6:15pm; registration begins at 4pm with a $40 entry fee plus unlimited re-buys for $20 for $4,000 in chips available when chip count goes below $2,000 during the first 4 blind levels.

On Wednesdays, the tournament starts at 6:15pm; registration begins at 4pm with a $80 entry fee and an unlimited $80 re-entry fee.

On Saturdays, the tournament starts at 2pm; registration begins at noon with a $40 entry fee plus unlimited re-buys for $20 for $4,000 in chips available when chip count goes below $2,000 during the first 4 blind levels.

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 B Connected.

Spa blu specials

It’s Fall Freshen Upat spa blu in September, featuring 10% off all body treatments and 20% off any haircut with color service. Add an Olaplex Hair Conditioning Treatment to any hair service for $20 ($30 value). Offers, except where noted, are valid Monday-Thursday September 2-30, one discount per person. Call 888-879-7711 ext. 2583 to book an appointment today.

Dining specials

At Options Buffet, check out the new International Street Food Special with Prime Rib and eclectic street foods from around the world including shrimp fajitas, bratwurst and Asian satay on Thursdays from 3pm-8pm for $24.99 plus tax and don’t miss the International BBQ buffet on Sunday, with prime rib and BBQ favorites from around the world for $26.99 plus tax.

At Options it’s the new Harvest Fridays dining special, featuring prime rib and fall comfort foods such as roasted leg of lamb, salmon, roasted squash and hearty soups from 3pm to 9pm for $26.99 plus tax.

On Saturdays, enjoy the Blue Chip Prime Rib Brunch from 8am to 2pm for $18.99 plus tax for prime rib, omelets and waffles made-to-order, fried chicken, NY steaks, mac & cheese, mashed potatoes, egg rolls and more and the Prime Rib Buffet from 3pm to 10pm for $27.99 plus tax; add one pound bucket of snow crab for $9.99.

At The Game, get a hearty breakfast Monday through Friday from 8am - 11am, and try the Morning Kickoff Special: two eggs, two slices of bacon, a cup of oatmeal or grits and toast for $7. This month’s featured burger at The Game is the Double Pork Burger — an Angus beef patty topped with pulled pork, onion ring, pork belly, sweet BBQ sauce, cheddar and honey mustard slaw and served on a pretzel bun for $13.50. Enjoy it with the September Beers of the Month, Coors Banquet and Octoberfest. Visit to view the entire menu.

New Member Signup
Sign up for a new B Connected Membership in September and receive a scratch card with a chance to win up to $100,000! Check at B Connected for details and restrictions or visit

For additional details on Blue Chip’s September entertainment, events and special offers, visit 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 hours 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; the FanDuel Sportsbook, four 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 Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa is a property of Boyd Gaming. Founded in 1975, Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) is a leading geographically diversified operator of 29 gaming entertainment properties in 10 states. With one of the most experienced leadership teams in the casino industry, Boyd Gaming prides itself on offering its guests an outstanding entertainment experience, delivered with unwavering attention to customer service.  For additional Company information and press releases, visit