CHICAGO, April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The all-new Horseshoe Casino, just 20 minutes from downtown Chicago, is excited to announce a new presence at Wrigley Field. Horseshoe will reveal their new left-field rooftop billboard at the Chicago Cubs home opener on Monday, April 13. The vinyl will be installed beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 11.
"Horseshoe is excited to be a part of historic Wrigley Field for the 2009 season," notes Joe Branchik, Vice President of Marketing, Horseshoe Casino, "and are anxious to be a welcomed addition."
"The Chicago Cubs have continued to maintain a long-standing commitment to tradition and dedication to the great city of Chicago. Horseshoe strives to do just that, as tradition and dedication to service are a few of our core values as well - it was a natural fit."
Horseshoe Casino looks forward to Chicago Cubs fans embracing the new creative addition to the ballpark atmosphere.
To support the additional Wrigleyville billboard announcement, Horseshoe has expanded their free shuttle services to and from Horseshoe on opening day. The Wrigleyville shuttles run from Yak-Zies bar on 3710 N. Clark Street every hour, on the hour from 3:00 p.m. to Midnight. For more information, please visit www.horseshoehammond.com.
ABOUT HORSESHOE HAMMOND
The all new 500 million-dollar Horseshoe Casino, a Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. property, just 20 minutes from downtown Chicago is the premier entertainment and gaming destination in Chicagoland. Where legendary gaming lives on, Horseshoe boasts more than 350,000 square feet with 3,200 slot machines, nearly 100 table games, the largest poker room in the Midwest, keno and more. The Venue at Horseshoe Casino is proud to offer the ultimate concert and entertainment destination. In conjunction with AEG Live and created by the award-winning designers of Sceno Plus, The Venue offers a premier experience in a flexible space that can hold up to 4,000 guests. Dining elegance is not overlooked and guests can choose from a variety of dining options including; Jack Binion's Steak House which overlooks Lake Michigan, around-the-globe variety at the Village Square Buffet, a taste of Chicago at Benny's Home Cookin, scrumptious fare at J.B.s Gourmet Sandwiches and Salads and the delicious Asian cuisine at Fai Choi.
ABOUT HARRAH'S ENTERTAINMENT, INC.
Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. is the world's largest provider of branded casino entertainment. Since its beginning in Reno, Nevada, nearly 70 years ago, Harrah's has grown through development of new properties, expansions and acquisitions, and now owns or manages casinos on four continents. The company's properties operate primarily under the Harrah's, Caesars and Horseshoe brand names; Harrah's also owns the London Clubs International family of casinos. Harrah's Entertainment is focused on building loyalty and value with its customers through a unique combination of great service, excellent products, unsurpassed distribution, operational excellence and technology leadership. For more information, please visit: www.harrahs.com.
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