Roll it: October events at Chicago-area casinos
Pumpkin prize Saturdays in October, players at Majestic Star in Gary, Indiana, can win prize-filled jack-o-lanterns that might include a free vacation in the $80,000 Trip or Treat Giveaway. Visit majesticstarcasino.com for details.
Charity deal On October 12, the day before the WSOP Circuit event kicks off, the Venue at Horseshoe Hammond hosts a charity Texas Hold ’Em tourney benefiting the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation. Buy-in’s $200, registration starts at 4pm and cards go in the air at 6pm. Prizes include nine seats to the Horseshoe’s main event tournament October 21.
Trick’s a treat Milwaukee’s Potawatomi Bingo Casino hosts Cheap Trick Friday 7, Saturday 8, October 14–15, 21–22, 28–29 and November 4–5. The boys from Rockford will be playing their Dream Police album and selected hits with orchestral accompaniment. See paysbig.com for info.