Sizzling Summer Fun in August at Blue Chip!

Sizzling Summer Fun in August at Blue Chip!
By: Blue Chip Casino Hotel & Spa Last Updated: July 27, 2018

August at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, features plenty of summer fun, including a performance by popular stand-up comic Jo Koy, a gas giveaway, spa blu specials and a $90,000 Progressive Payout drawing.

Win gas for a year with the Summer Gas Giveaway on Friday, August 17. Three winners of $200 gas cards will be drawn at 7 pm, 8 pm and 9 pm, with two winners of $3,000 in gas cards drawn at 10 pm. B Connected members get a free entry into the drawing and earn additional entries playing slots and table games from August 1 through 9:45 pm on August 17.

In Young at Heart every Monday in August, guests 50 and older can enjoy specials that include 50% off a buffet or 50% off a meal at The Game or Nelson’s Deli after earning 25 slot points every Monday from 6 am to 11:59 pm, 8x reel slots and 5x video poker. Check the B Connected Club for details and restrictions or visit

Entertainment and Special Events
Stand-up comic Jo Koy comes to Blue Chip on Saturday, August 18 with his infectious, explosive energy onstage, insightful jokes and family-inspired humor. Tickets, at $35, $45 and $60, are available at and in the Blue Chip Gift Box.

For all events, tickets are available at or at 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.

On Fridays in August our DJs will help you dance the night away at It’s Vegas Baby! starting at 10 pm. On Saturdays starting at 10 pm at It’s Vegas Baby!, see Smash Kings on August 4, Gas Station Disco on August 11, Karma Committee on August 18 and My Sister Sarah on August 25. There’s a $5 cover charge on Friday and Saturday nights. Celebrate your inner Van Gogh with Wine and Canvas at 5:30 pm on Tuesdays, August 7,14, 21 and 28.

At Rocks, it’s free live music from the best local and regional bands. On Thursday, August 2 at 8 pm, see Tony Ocean. On Fridays, it’s Mike Zabrin’s Funktastics at 6 pm and Crawpuppies at 10:30 pm on August 3, Visions of Santana at 6 pm and Recycle the Day at 10:30 pm on August 10; The Romantiques at 10:30 pm on August 17; That’s What She Said at 6 pm and Ultrafab at 10:30 pm on August 24 and Zane’s Way at 6 pm and Ear Candy at 10:30 pm on August 31. On Saturdays, see Melodious Funk at 1:30 pm, Jamrose at 6 pm and Retropolitan at 10:30 pm on August 4; Classical Blast at 1:30 pm, The Dancing Noodles at 6 pm and Bliss at 10:30 pm on August 11, Rick Lindy and the Wild Ones at 1:30 pm, Second Hand Soul Band at 6 pm and April’s Reign at 10:30 pm on August 18 and The Stingers at 1:30 pm and Electro Retro at 6 pm. On Sundays, see Spike and the Spitwads at noon and Scott DuBose and the 101 Ranch at 5 pm on August 5, The Niche at noon and The Original Hazzard County Band at 5 pm on August 12, The Meteors at noon and Hoosier Highway at 5 pm on August 19 and Mr. Smooth Legend Show at noon and Jared Knox & the Hager Bombs at 5 pm on August 26. Seating is limited, so arrive early.

August at spa blu
Go green at spa blu with refreshing, cooling cucumber treatments rich in Vitamins A, B and C. Enjoy a 50-minute Cucumber Pedicure for $59, a 25-minute Cucumber Body Scrub for $55 or a Lemongrass Massage ($69 for 25 minutes and $99 for 50 minutes). KPS Organic facials are 20 percent off in August. Offers are valid Monday-Thursday in August, one discount per person. Call 888-879-7711 ext 2583 to book an appointment today.

For additional details on Blue Chip’s August entertainment, events and special offers, visit 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 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 24 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Boyd Gaming and Blue Chip press releases are available at