January at Blue Chip: Start Off the New Year with Special Events, Entertainment and Dining Deals

By: Blue Chip Casino Hotel & Spa Last Updated: January 6, 2014

Blue-Chip-NightStart off the New Year at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination featuring gaming excitement, great entertainment and special offers.

Save the Date

Brides and grooms-to-be are invited to bride blu, the ultimate wedding planning experience, on Sunday, February 23 from noon-3 pm in the Stardust Event Center. The event, sponsored by Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa and Wedding Day Magazine, will feature exhibits by floral designers, planners, DJs, bridal boutiques and more, as well as a fashion show and a Las Vegas trip giveaway. Register at brideblu.com.

Blue Chip Giveaways

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

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 January 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 Mountain Dew or Diet Dew Code Red. Limit one 12-pack per person, while supplies last.

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

Poker Tournaments

Blue Chip Deep Stack Poker Tournament will be held on Monday, January 6 and Monday, January 20 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 in January, visit It’s Vegas Baby! on Thursdays and Saturdays and Rocks lounge Friday through Sunday. At It’s Vegas Baby!, starting at 10 pm, it’s Killer Flamingos on Saturday, January 4, Spazmatics on Saturday, January 11, Libido Funk Circus on Saturday, January 18 and Lt. Dan’s New Legs on Saturday, January 25. On Thursdays in January, starting at 9 pm, check out Visions of Santana. On Wednesdays at 6 pm, celebrate your inner Van Gogh with Wine and Canvas and every Friday night starting at 10 pm, enjoy DJ entertainment.

At Rocks, It’s free live music from the best local and regional bands. On Friday, January 3, it’s R-Gang at 6 pm and Crawpuppies at 10:30 pm; on Saturday, January 4 see Monterrey at 1:30 pm, 2nd Hand Entertainment at 6 pm and April’s Reign at 10:30 pm. On Sunday, January 5, see Spike and the Spitwads at 2 pm and Smokin’ Gunz at 7 pm. On Friday, January 10, it’s The Pack Rats at 6 pm; on Saturday, January 11, see The Chicago Kingsnakes at 1:30 pm, Jamrose at 6 pm and Att3ntion D3ficit Band at 10:30 pm and on Sunday, January 12, check out Gypsy Red at 7 pm. Don’t miss The Bigger Picture Band on Friday, January 17 at 6 pm and Soda at 10:30 pm, and on Saturday, January 18, see Piano Man at 1 pm. Friday, January 24 features 2 Trailers Down at 6 pm, Tonal Attitude at 8:20 pm and Foot 5 at 11 pm; Saturday, January 25 see The Neverly Brothers at 1:30 pm, 80s Enough at 6 pm and Zodiac at 10:30 pm. Check out Middle of the Road at 2 pm and Hoosier Highway at 7 pm on Sunday, January 26 and on Friday, January 31, don’t miss Visions of Santana at 6 pm and Deja Vu at 10 pm. Seating is limited, so arrive early.

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

spa blu Specials

Tighten and tone in January at spa blu with natural body contouring, a powerful botanically-based treatment designed to deliver maximum tightening, toning and firming in just 45 minutes for only $48. Also in January, spa blu features a relaxing 25-minute facial for just $44 that will deep cleanse, hydrate, and exfoliate, for a refined, glowing complexion. spa blu special offers are valid Monday through Thursday. To book an appointment, call 888-879-7711, ext. 2583.

Options Dining Specials

Sundays in January at Options feature Two for $20.14 -- guests can enjoy two buffets for just $20.14 plus tax from 7 am to 9 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 January 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 January 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.