New Rivers Casino sets to Open July 18
June 22, 2011
Des Plaines will see the opening of a new casino next month. The new Rivers
Casino is set to open July 18.
Guests of the Rivers Casino will be able to enjoy 48 table games with the
state’s highest betting limits. There will also be an invitation only gaming
lounge for high rollers. However the limits of the games would not be disclosed.
The casino will also offer 1,050 slot machines located in wide aisles.
The gaming hall will be 147,000 square feet in a single story building. The
casino is located across from the Rosemont on the southeast corner of Des
Plaines and River Road. It is also 16 miles from Chicago.
Four restaurants will be available for guests. The most expensive being Hugo’s
Frog Bar and Chop House. Two lounges will also open. Cube has a outdoor patio
that is multi level. The lounge can transform from an sports bar to an 500
people guest music concert venue.
Other design elements for the new casino include a 2,3000 parking space 5 story
garage. The bathrooms are decorated with dark wood trim. Environmentally
friendly features were also designed into the casino. This includes energy
saving skylights and LED lighting.
The casino will be open 22 hours daily.
Return to Illinois Casinos.