December at Blue Chip: Holiday Special Events, Entertainment and Dining Deals

By: Blue Chip Casino Hotel & Spa Last Updated: December 5, 2013

Blue-Chip-NightEnjoy the holidays and ring in the New Year at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, offering gaming fun, great entertainment and special dining offers.

Blue Chip Giveaways

In Young at Heart every Monday in December, guests 50 and older can enjoy a special that combines a point multiplier with 50% off a buffet every Monday.

Every Wednesday in December, B Connected members earning 2,000 base slot points between 7 am and midnight can obtain a voucher redeemable at the B Connected Club for a Pepsi Holiday Plush stuffed animal, while supplies last.

Check the B Connected Club for giveaway details and restrictions or visit www.bconnected.com

New Member Signup

Sign up for a new B Connected Membership in December and receive $5 off a buffet plus 5x Slot Points. Also, earn 1,000 base points on your B Connected Card on the day of the sign up and receive a 12-pack of Schweppes Ginger Ale or Schweppes Diet Ginger Ale. Limit one 12-pack per person, while supplies last.

Check the B Connected Club for details and restrictions or visit www.bconnected.com

Blackjack Tournament

Every Saturday in December, it’s the Blazin’ Blackjack Tournament. Registration begins at 11 am, the tournament starts at noon and the final table is at 5 pm. Entry fee is $20 with unlimited entry for $20 after each round; the prize pool dependent on the number of entries.

Poker Tournaments

3M Deep Stack Poker Tournament will be held on Monday, December 2 and 16 at 6 pm; registration begins at 4 pm; $150 fee payable in fill at the casino cage on the day of the tournament. Registration is limited to a maximum of 70 players.

Tuesdays and Thursdays 20/20 Rebuy every Tuesday and Thursday at 6 pm; registration begins at 4 pm; $20 entry fee payable in full at the casino cage on the day of the tournament. Registration is limited to a maximum of 70 players.

The TKO Poker Challenge will be held every Wednesday at 6 pm. Registration begins at 4 pm the day of the tournament; registration fee is $60, payable in full at the casino cage on the day of the tournament.

The Aces Up Poker Tournament will be held every Saturday at noon. Registration for the Texas Hold’em no-limit poker tournament begins at 10 am; fee is $80, payable in full at the casino cage on the day of the tournament.

The Blue Chip Sunday Showdown will be held every Sunday, starting at noon. Registration for the Texas Hold’em no-limit poker tournament begins at 10 am; fee is $80, payable in full at the casino cage on the day of the tournament.

For all poker tournaments, Blue Chip Casino No-Limit Texas Hold’em rules apply. There are no re-buys or add-ons, except 20/20 Rebuy. There is a maximum of 60 players for each tournament except where indicated; the prize pool depends on the number of participants. 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 booth in the casino pavilion.

Great Entertainment and Events

For live music, visit It’s Vegas Baby! on Saturday and Rocks lounge Friday through Sunday. At It’s Vegas Baby!, it’s Saturdays 80s Retro & Dance starting at 10 pm. Dance to P.S. Dump Your Boyfriend on December 7, Lt. Dan’s New Legs on December 14, Zack Attack on December 21 and Hello Nuvo on December 28. Thursdays feature Dueling Pianos starting at 8 pm and every Friday night in December, enjoy DJ entertainment.

Ring in 2014 at It’s Vegas Baby to the tunes of Ham Vegas starting at 10 pm; a $20 cover includes party favors and a toast at midnight. Reservations required for dinner from 5 pm to 9 pm.

At Rocks, It’s free live music from the best local and regional bands. On Friday, December 6, it’s The Associates at 6 pm; on Saturday, December 7 see Elwood Splinters Band at 1:30 pm, The Chicago Kingsnakes at 6 pm and Carlos Ramos Band at 10:30 pm. On Friday, December 13, it’s The Bigger Picture Band at 6 pm and The Super-Suits at 10:30 pm; on Saturday, December 14, see The Neverly Brothers at 1:30 pm, Visions of Santana at 6 pm and April’s Reign at 10:30 pm and on Sunday, US 99.5 Country Music Radio will hold a ticket giveaway starting at 5 pm. On Friday, December 20, check out 2 Trailers Down at 6 pm, Tonal Attitude at 8:20 pm and Foot 5 at 11 pm; on Saturday, December 21, see Declan McGarry at 1:30 pm, Zane’s Way at 6 pm and Soda at 10:30 pm. On Friday, December 27, it’s Zane’s Way at 6 pm and Soda at 10:30 pm; Saturday, December 28 features Monterrey at 1:30 pm and 80’s Enough at 6 pm. Seating is limited, so arrive early.

In Chicago Football Frenzy, join cheering fans for regular season professional football games in The Game. Dine in or have a beverage to be entered to win a drawing for a hat at the end of each quarter and a jersey at the end of the game.

Meet hockey great Denis Savard on Tuesday, December 17 from 6 to 8 pm at The Game. Watch the Blackhawks battle Nashville on wall-to-wall screens and enter to win hourly drawings for NHL merchandise and dinner for two at The Game.

For full entertainment listings and show times visit www.bluechipcasino.com.

spa blu Specials

Get that holiday glow with a signature spa blu massage package that includes a 50-minute signature massage, 25-minute sugar/salt glow and 50-minute signature facial, all for $172 ($215 value). spa blu special offers are valid Monday through Thursday. To book an appointment, call 888-879-7711, ext. 2583.

Options Dining Specials

Sundays in December at Options feature Sunday Side Up, a brunch with expanded omelet stations, steak and eggs and a yogurt parfait station for $16.99 plus tax; hours are 7 am to 2 pm.

Hump Day Buffet every Wednesday features 30 percent off normal prices: $8.39 plus tax for breakfast, $9.79 plus tax for lunch and $13.99 plus tax for dinner.

Early birds get a full breakfast buffet at Options on Fridays in December with the 777 Sunrise Special for only $7.77 plus tax from 7 am to 11 am. Also on Friday, from 3 pm to 11 pm, guests can feast on the best selections from land and sea with The Meatiest Catch for only $26.99 plus tax.

On Saturdays, enjoy the Blue Chip Brunch from 7 am to 2 pm for $16.99 plus tax and don’t miss Seafood Saturdays with delicacies from lake and ocean, including tuna, tilapia, perch and more. Seafood Saturdays are held from 2 pm to 11 pm for $27.99 plus tax.

For additional details on Blue Chip’s December entertainment, events and special offers, visit the web site at www.bluechipcasino.com or call 888-879-7711.

About Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa

Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, a Boyd Gaming property, 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.