Step into Spring in March at Blue Chip with Gaming excitement, entertainment and dining deals

By: Blue Chip Casino Hotel & Spa Last Updated: March 6, 2015

Step into Spring in March at Blue Chip with Gaming excitement, entertainment and dining deals

Spring is in the air in March at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, with gaming excitement, great entertainment, special offers and dining deals.

Blue Chip Giveaways and Special Offers

In Young at Heart every Monday in March, 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.bconnectedonline.com.

New Member Signup

Sign up for a new B Connected Membership in March and receive $5 off a buffet plus 5x Slot Points, 1,000 base points on your B Connected Club Card and a 12-pack of Mountain Dew or Diet Mountain Dew between 7 am and 11 pm on the day of signup. Limit one 12-pack per person, while supplies last.

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

Poker Tournaments

Poker tournaments will be held every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday in March.

On Sundays, Tournament 1 starts at 12:15 pm; registration begins at 10 am with an $80 buy-in and an unlimited $80 re-entry fee. Tournament 2 starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with a $100 buy-in and an unlimited $100 re-entry fee.

On Mondays, Tournament 1 starts at 12:15 pm; registration begins at 10 am with a $50 buy-in and an unlimited $50 re-entry fee. Tournament 2 starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with a $100 buy-in and an unlimited $100 re-entry fee.

On Tuesdays, the tournament starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with a $60 buy-in and an unlimited $60 re-entry fee.

On Wednesdays, Tournament 1 starts at 12:15 pm; registration begins at 10 am with a $50 buy-in and an unlimited $50 re-entry fee. Tournament 2 starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with an $80 buy-in and an unlimited $80 re-entry fee.

On Thursdays, the tournament starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with a $60 buy-in and an unlimited $60 entry fee.

On Saturdays, the tournament starts at 12:15 pm; registration begins at 10 am with a $60 buy-in and an unlimited $60 re-entry fee. 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 Club members; guests can sign up free at the B Connected Club in the casino pavilion.

Great Entertainment and Special Events

Get ready for the 5th Annual Blue Chip Brewfest on Saturday, April 11, featuring more than 50 craft breweries and more than 250 brews. Tickets, starting at $45, are available at Ticketmaster.com and at the Blue Chip Gift Box.

For live music in January, visit It’s Vegas Baby! on Saturdays and Rocks lounge Friday through Sunday. At It’s Vegas Baby!, starting at 10 pm, it’s Zack Attack on Saturday, March 14, Full Tilt on Saturday, March 21 and Too White Crew on Saturday, March 28.

At Rocks, It’s free live music from the best local and regional bands. On Friday, March 13, see 2 Trailers Down at 6 pm, Tonal Attitude at 8:20 pm and Foot 5 at 11 pm and on Saturday, March 14, see Rick Lindyand The Wild Ones at 1:30 pm, The Dancing Noodles at 6 pm and BBI at 10:30 pm and on Sunday, March 15, see Middle of the Road at noon and Hoosier Highway at 5 pm. On Friday, March 20, don't miss Sushi Roll Band at 6 pm and Bobby Dunne Band at 10:30 pm. On Saturday, March 21, it's Classical Blast at 1:30 pm, R-Gang at 6 pm and One Hot Mess at 10:30 pm. Sunday, March 22 features That’s What She Said at noon and Rebel Pride at 5 pm. On Friday, March 27, see The Bigger Picture Band at 6 pm and Deja Vu at 10:30 pm; on Saturday, March 28, see The Neverly Brothers at 1:30 pm, 80s Enough at 6 pm and Nawty at 10:30 pm. On Sunday, March 29, don’t miss Rick Saucedo at noon and Trig Country at 5 pm. Seating is limited, so arrive early.

For full entertainment listings, visit www.bluechipcasino.com.

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Your good luck charm is at spa blu – The My Blu Heaven pedicure treatment includes exfoliation, massage, warm paraffin treatment and polish of choice. The 50-minute My Blu Heaven pedicure is just $53 (up to $65 value). Also in March: receive 25% off any facial treatment. The offer is valid Monday through Thursday and cannot be combined with other offers. Call 888-879-7711, ext. 2853 to book an appointment today.

Dining Specials

At The Game, Hoop It Up March 15-28 and catch all of the college basketball tournament excitement while enjoying the best game-day food in town. Enter to win a trip to Indy for the finals; a drawing will be held March 27 at 10 pm for two tickets to a semi-final game in Indianapolis plus a hotel stay and March 28 at 10 pm for two tickets to the championship game in Indianapolis, plus a hotel stay and $100 dining certificate.

Also at The Game, try the Burger of the Month-- the Reuben Burger. The grilled beef patty, topped with corned beef, Swiss cheese, kraut and Thousand Island dressing is served on a brioche bun for $13.50. It pairs well with the March Beer of the Month, George Killian’s Irish Red.

Sundays in March at Options feature Sunday Side Up, with hearty brunch favorites such as steak and eggs and a made-to-order yogurt parfait station from 7 am to 2 pm for $16.99 plus tax. On Tuesdays, bring the fun of a backyard party right to your table with Back Yard BBQ featuring classic cookout fare such as burgers, hot dogs, BBQ chicken and more from 11 am to 3 pm for just $14.99 plus tax. Enjoy the Hump Day Buffet every Wednesday, excluding holidays, for 30 percent off normal prices: $8.39 plus tax for breakfast, $10.49 plus tax for lunch and $13.99 plus tax for dinner.

Early birds get a full breakfast buffet at Options on Fridays in February with the 777 Sunrise Special for only $7.77 plus tax from 7 am to 11 am. Enjoy an $11.11 Lunch Buffet every Friday from 11 am to 3 pm and don’t miss the Rack It Up special from 4 pm to 10 pm. Sample an array of ribs, including house-smoked St. Louis, baby back, beef short ribs, lamb, bison, venison and Cajun-fried alligator, all accompanied by an array of BBQ sauces to try, for $26.99 plus tax.

On Saturdays, enjoy the Blue Chip Brunch from 7 am to 3 pm for $16.99 plus tax and don’t miss Seriously Seafood with delicacies from lake and ocean, including tuna, tilapia, perch and more. Seriously Seafood is held on Saturdays from 4 pm to 11 pm for $28.99 plus tax. For additional details on Blue Chip’s January entertainment, events and special offers, visit www.bluechipcasino.com 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 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. For more information, visit www.bluechipcasino.com. Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa is a property of Boyd Gaming. Headquartered in Las Vegas, Boyd Gaming is a leading diversified owner and operator of 22 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and New Jersey. Boyd Gaming and Blue Chip press releases are available at boydgaming.mediaroom.com.