November at Blue Chip: Giving Thanks for Special Offers, Entertainment and Delicious Dining

By: Blue Chip Casino Hotel & Spa Last Updated: November 8, 2012

TurkeyIt’s a harvest of fun in November at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, with gaming fun, great entertainment and special offers.

Blue Chip Giveaways

Name of the Week
Every Tuesday in November, anyone in the casino could be a winner in Name of the Week. Blue Chip will randomly select a first name and display it on property. Guests with that name can visit the B Connected℠ Club to take home some cool Blue Chip merchandise.

New Member Signup
Sign up for a new B Connected Membership in November, earn 2,500 base points on the day of the sign-up and get a chance to swipe your card at the B Connected Club to receive a prize between $10 and $500 in Slot Dollars. 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.

Pick the Pros®
In Pick the Pros, use your football knowledge for a chance to win up to $5,000 in Slot Points each week and be entered into a year-end drawing for $3,000 cash and a trip for two to The Big Game in New Orleans. Earn one entry into the year-end drawing each week you complete a card with at least one correct pick. Correctly pick 75% or more of the teams to win a Slot Point prize valued between $10 and $5,000 that can be redeemed the following Sunday at a kiosk. Plus, any B Connected Member who picks at least 12 correct teams on at least 15 of the 17 weekly cards will automatically win $100,000! Enter Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m. through Sundays at 9:00 a.m. Pick the Pros continues until January 6, 2013.

Poker Tournaments

In Weekend “Full of” Cash every Friday and Saturday in the Poker Room starting November 9, landing a full house during live poker play each week is now even more exciting. Starting at 12:01 am on Sundays through 5:59 pm on Friday, players who get a full house using both hole cards will receive one entry into the Weekend “Full of” Cash drawing. The following Friday and Saturday, a winner will be drawn every two hours from 6 pm to midnight. Winners will spin the prize wheel to win cash up to $400.

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℠ Club in the casino pavilion.

Great Entertainment

On sale soon! --Tickets are on sale now for Grammy award-winning singer and songwriter Kenny Loggins, who will perform in the Stardust Event Center on Saturday, December 8 at 8 pm.

Tickets for this show are available at or at the Blue Chip Gift Box in the Blue Chip Casino pavilion. Attendees must be 21 years of age or older with a valid state or government issued photo ID.

For live music, visit It’s Vegas Baby! and Rocks lounge Friday through Sunday. At It’s Vegas Baby! starting at 10 pm, Naked Karate Girls on Friday, November 9 and Saturday, November 10. See Afrodisiacs on Friday, November 16 and Spazmatics on Saturday, November 17; Boys are Mean on Friday, November 23; Libido Funk Circus on Saturday, November 24 and Dick Diamond and the Dusters on Friday, November 30. Join us for karaoke every Wednesday.

At Rocks, It’s free live music from the best local and regional bands. On Friday, November 9, it’s Zane’s Way at 6 pm and Crawpuppies at 10:30 pm; on Saturday, November 10, it’s The Dancing Noodles at 6 pm and April’s Reign at 10:30 pm. Check out The Outer Vibe on Friday, November 16 at 6 pm and 80’s Enough at 10:30 pm; on Saturday, November 17, check out Kim Thomas & Wildcard at 6 pm and Soda at 10:30 pm. On Friday, November 23, see The Neverly Brothers at 6 pm and Jamrose at 10:30 pm; Saturday, November 24 features Takabite at 6 pm and April’s Reign at 10:30 pm. Don’t miss The Muddsharks on Friday, November 30 at 6 pm and Déjà Vu at 10:30 pm. Seating is limited, so arrive early.

Smooth Jazz Sundays feature nationally-known artists from 5:30 to 9 pm at It’s Vegas Baby! Artists include Peter Oprisko on November 11, Typhanie Monique Quartet on November 18 and Carlos Cannon on November 25. Enjoy the Jazz Duo Special for $30 – two entrees, a shared appetizer and a dessert from a select menu.

Mix, Mingle & Jingle

Network the office, friends and coworkers in a party setting and dance the night away on Friday, December 7 with live entertainment from Libido Funk Circus in the Stardust Event Center. Price is $50 per person including festive food stations and $85 to include an open bar. To reserve a table for the office, call 888-879-7711, ext. 2429.

Mistletoe & Music

Enjoy a delightfully festive setting on Thursday, December 13, featuring Elvis impersonator Rich Saucedo in the Orleans Ballroom from 11 am to 2 pm. Get a group together or bring in the office for an afternoon of music, delicious food and fun for $30 per person. To reserve a table for the office, call 888-879-7711, ext. 2429.

For full entertainment listings and show times visit

Thanksgiving Specials

Turkey to Go!
Let Blue Chip’s chefs do the cooking—just pick up at Nelson’s Deli, take home, heat and serve. For $149 plus tax, the chefs will prepare the Thanksgiving meal, including an 18-20-lb turkey, mashed potatoes or sweet potatoes, green bean casserole, sweet corn, home-style dressing, turkey gravy, garden salad with choice of two dressings, fresh rolls and butter and pumpkin pie and apple pie. To place an order, call 888-879-7711, ext. 2485. Orders will be taken through Friday, November 16. Nelson’s Deli will also offer turkey sandwiches on Thanksgiving and Friday, November 23.

William B’s Steakhouse $29 turkey dinner entrée comes with all the fixings, including leftovers -- a turkey sandwich to go. Enjoy the Thanksgiving Day buffet at Options for $25.99 and The Game will feature a turkey sandwich for $10.99. It’s Vegas Baby! will be closed on Thanksgiving.

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.

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 steak and seafood around with Surf & Turf Fridays from 3 pm to 11 pm for only $25.99 plus tax. On Saturdays, enjoy Prime Rib and Crab Legs from 3 pm to 11 pm for $26.99 plus tax.

Blue Chip guests are also invited to enjoy Silver Days, Hot Nights special meal offers at Options. Guests 55 and over can receive a buy-one-get-one free buffet every Wednesday from 7 am to 4 pm. Those 21 and over can take advantage of the same great offers every Wednesday from 3 pm to 10 pm. Limit one Silver Days or Hot Nights redemption per Wednesday; buffet opens at 7 am.

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.