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

Celebrate the start of the holiday season at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, with gaming fun, great entertainment and special dining offers.

Blue Chip for the holidays

Let Blue Chip’s expert chefs do the cooking this Thanksgiving with Turkey to Go, a complete Thanksgiving meal for 8-10 persons for just $149 – simply take it home, heat and serve. The package includes a 18-20 pound turkey, mashed potatoes or sweet potatoes, green bean casserole, sweet corn, home-style dressing, turkey gravy, fresh rolls with butter, garden salad with choice of two dressings, pumpkin pie and apple pie. Turkey to Go is available Wednesday, November 27 and Thursday, November 28; order by Friday, November 22 by calling 888-879-7711, ext. 2485.

At William B’s, enjoy an elegant Thanksgiving turkey dinner with all of the traditional accompaniments, including a salad or appetizer, turkey and stuffing, potato au gratin, fall vegetables, rolls and butter and warm bread pudding, plus take home a special “leftover” sandwich to go of turkey with cranberry dressing on Texas toast with a side of cole slaw. William B’s is open on Thanksgiving from 5 to 10 pm; the special Thanksgiving dinner is $29 per person.

Celebrate the season with friends and coworkers at the 5th annual Mix, Mingle & Jingle Party on Saturday, December 6 at 6:30 pm; enjoy dinner from 6:30 to 8:30 pm and live music from 7:30 to 10:30 pm by the popular Libido Funk Circus. Tickets are $50 for the festive food stations, which include an expanded seafood bar, mashed potato bar and holiday desserts, and $90 per person for the festive food stations plus open bar. Call 888-879-7711, ext. 2429 to reserve a table.

Treat your staff and coworkers to a delightful afternoon of music, cocktails, food and fun at Music & Mistletoe on Thursday, December 12 from 11 am to 2 pm in the Stardust Event Center. The holiday event features Jim Bulanda’s Tribute to Frank Sinatra and food stations with some delectable favorites, including carved prime rib, seafood, a mashed potato bar, holiday desserts and more. Music & Mistletoe is $30 per person, including tax and gratuity; reserve a table by calling 888-879-7711 ext. 2429.

Join in the pre-Thanksgiving fun on Wednesday, November 27 at a Black Wednesday Party from 7 pm to 1:30 am in It’s Vegas Baby!. The event features a DJ from 7 pm to 9:30 pm, live music by Dick Diamond and the Dusters from 9:30 pm to 1:30 am, an appearance by the Miller Lite Girls and a balloon drop at midnight.

Blue Chip Giveaways

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

In Weekend Full of Cash, poker players landing a full house get an entry into the drawing; winners spin the prize wheel to win up to $400 cash. Drawings will be held every Friday and Saturday in November from 6 pm to midnight.

Check the B Connected Club for giveaway details and restrictions or visit

New Member Signup

Sign up for a new B Connected Membership in November 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 Sierra Mist Cranberry Splash or Diet Sierra Mist Cranberry Splash. Limit one 12-pack per person, while supplies last.

Check the B Connected Club for details and restrictions or visit

Poker Tournaments

3M Deep Stack Poker Tournament will be held on Monday, November 4 and 18 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 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

Bret Michaels, former Poison lead singer and famous for such hits as “Every Rose Has Its Thorn,” and “Talk Dirty to Me,” performs in the Stardust Event Center in a sold-out concert on November 9 at 8 pm.

For live music, visit It’s Vegas Baby! on Saturday and Rocks lounge Friday through Sunday. At It’s Vegas Baby! starting at 10 pm, it’s Libido Funk Circus on Friday, November 2; Killer Flamingos on Saturday, November 9. Check out Spazmatics on Friday, November 16 and Radio Tokyo on Saturday, November 23. See Dick Diamond and the Dusters on Wednesday, November 28 and Too White Crew on Saturday, November 30. Every Friday night in November, dance to the music selections of DJ Double E.

At Rocks, It’s free live music from the best local and regional bands. On Saturday, November 2 It’s Jim Bulanda at 1:30 pm, Jamrose at 6 pm and April’s Reign at 10:30 pm; on Sunday, November 3, it’s Groove Dynasty at 1 pm and Rebel Pride Band at 6 pm. On Friday, November 8, check out The Bigger Picture Band at 6 pm and Crawpuppies at 10:30 pm; on Saturday, November 9, see Monterrey at 1:30 pm, Kim Thomas & Wildcard at 6 pm and Visions of Santana at 10:30 pm and on Sunday, November 10, it’s Rick Saucedo at 10 pm and Scott Dubose and the 101 Ranch at 6 pm. On Friday, November 15, see 2 Trailers Down at 6 pm, followed by Tonal Attitude at 8:20 pm and Foot 5 at 11 pm. On Saturday, November 16, see The Associates at 1:30 pm and on Sunday, November 17, see Rick Lindy & The Wild Ones at 1 pm, followed by a US99 Country Music Radio Ticket Giveaway at 5 pm, and Hoosier Highway at 6 pm. Don’t miss Zane’s Way on Friday, November 22 at 6 pm, and see Middle of the Road at 1:30 pm, 80s Enough at 6 pm and Att3ntion D3ficit

Band at 10:30 pm on Saturday, November 23. On Wednesday, November 27, check out BBI at 8 pm. On Friday, November 29, it’s JP and the Cats at 6 pm and Déjà Vu at 10:30 pm and on Saturday, November 30, it’s Tumbleweed at 1:30 pm, The Dancing Noodles at 6 pm and 2nd Hand Entertainment at 10:30 pm. Seating is limited, so arrive early.

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spa blu Specials

In November, celebrate the autumn equinox and submerge your body, mind and spirit with shades of blu. Relax and treat yourself to a full body exfoliation, customized masques and a pampering full body massage for only $104 ($130 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 November 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 November 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 November entertainment, events and special offers, visit the web site at 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.