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

It’s a fabulous fall bounty at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, with the new FanDuel Sportsbook, Progressive Payout, Thunder from Down Under, dining, spa specials and much more.

In Young at Heart on Mondays in October, 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 BConnectedOnline.com.


Don’t miss Thunder from Down Under, the dynamic, internationally-acclaimed male revue performing in two 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 Ticketmaster.com 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 Nick Pontarelli Trio on October 3, The Romantiques on October 10, Rendition on October 17, Carlos Ramos Band on October 24 and Cover Story on October 31. On Fridays, see Head Honchos at 6pm and Crawpuppies at 10:30pm on October 4; Mike Zabrin’s Funktastic at 6pm and 10:30pm on October 11; Summer Son at 6 pm and Sheryl & Say Yes! at 10:30pm on October 18; Peter and the Versatiles at 6pm and Organized K-OS at 10:30pm on October 25. On Saturdays, don’t miss Melodious Funk at 1:30pm, AM/FM at 6pm and Radio Tokyo at 10:30pm on October 5; Rosie and the Rivets at 1:30pm, The Dancing Noodles at 6pm and Karma Committee at 10:30pm on October 12;  Cadillac Casanovas at 1:30pm, Electric Retro at 6pm; Rosengolden at 10:30pm on October 19 and Claremont Drive at 1:30pm, Planet Groove at 6pm and BBI at 10:30pm on October 26. On Sundays, see Spike and the Spitwads at 12pm and Scott DuBose and the 101 Ranch at 5pm on October 6; Mr. Smooth Legend Show at 12pm and The Original Hazzard County Band at 5pm on October 13; Middle of the Road at 12pm and Hoosier Highway at 5pm on October 20 and Rick Saucedo at 12pm and Two Beer Tommy at 5pm on October 27. Seating is limited, so arrive early.

Gaming Excitement

The FanDuel Sportsbook is now open 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, 22 televisions including video wall, 10 self-service betting kiosks, 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 $60,000 (depending on results of the September drawing) in cash with the Final Progressive Payout, which features 25 winners and three drawings. Drawings will be held at 8pm, 9pm and 10pm on Friday, October 25. The Progressive Prizes are guaranteed to be given away this month!

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

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 bounty tournament starts at 6:15pm; registration begins at 4pm with a $80 entry fee and an unlimited $80 re-entry fee. $30 of entry fee goes to the bounty.

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

Catch the Harvest Glowat spa blu in October, featuring the Pumpkin Peel Facial for $85 ($100 value), Pumpkin 50-minute Manicure and 50-minute Pedicure, $95 ($115 value) and Pumpkin 25-minute Body Scrub and 25-minute Blu Chaser Massage, $110 ($125 value).  Offers are valid Monday-Thursday October 1-31, one discount per person. Call 888-879-7711 ext. 2583 to book an appointment today.

Dining specials

At Options Buffet, enjoy the new Latino Nights Special with Prime Rib and south-of-the-border foods including Latin American Cuisine on Thursdays from 3pm-8pm for $24.99 plus tax and don’t miss the Oktoberfest Special on Sunday, with German favorites featuring prime rib, smoked turkey breast, pork schnitzel, bratwurst, smoked sausage in sauerkraut, braised red cabbage and more for $26.99 plus tax.

At Options it’s the 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 Asian Sriracha Burger — an Angus beef patty topped with sriracha slaw and an Asian glaze served on a sesame seed bun for $13.50. Enjoy it with the October Beers of the Month, Pabst Blue Ribbon and Star Chicken Shotgun. Visit www.bluechipcasino.com to view the entire menu.

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

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