New Horseshoe Casino Announces Gaming Table Odds and Limit Information

Sep 10, 2008, 01:00 ET from Horseshoe Casino

    CHICAGO, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The new 500 million-dollar Horseshoe
 Casino, just 20 minutes from downtown Chicago, reveals their gaming odds
 and limit details.
     Boasting more than 350,000 square feet, the new Horseshoe features
 108,000 square feet of gambling space, which is equivalent to the size of
 six football fields.
     The new casino is also home to more than 3,200 slots with latest slot
 technology and newest platforms, 100 tables, a live Keno area, a new Asian
 gaming room, two Poker Pro electronic tables, Benny's Back Room -- a
 private poker area named for the founder of the original Horseshoe in
 downtown Las Vegas, Benny Binion -- World Series of Poker Circuit Events,
 and much more.
     "We are so excited about this incredible facility that we expect will
 change the gaming landscape in the Midwest," notes Rick Mazer, Indiana
 Regional President and General Manager, Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. "Not
 only are we now home to the largest poker room in the Midwest, our games
 and odds are among the best in the country."
     The table and casino floor games odds, limits and details are as
-- Maximum Posted Bets -- although guests are encouraged to ask if they want larger limits: -- $10,000 on Main Floor -- $25,000 in Asian Room and in VIP -- $50,000 in Private Salon -- Number of Decks Used: six and eight -- Asian Room and VIP Room does Not Hit Soft Seventeen -- Player Can Double on any Two Cards -- Four Maximum Hands on "Non-Ace" Splits -- Two Maximum Hands on Ace Splits -- Side Bets or Bonus Variations (only on main floor): -- Twenty-One Plus Three -- Lucky Ladies Blackjack Side Bet Craps
-- Maximum Bet Allowed: $20,000 flat -- Maximum Passline Odds: 100X odds -- Maximum odds $50,000 Roulette
-- Maximum Inside Bet: $1,000 any way -- Maximum Outside Bet: $20,000 even -- $10,000 (two-to-one) -- Rapid Roulette with 12 stations Mini Baccarat
-- Maximum Bet Allowed: $100,000 -- Maximum Tie Bet Allowed: $12,000 -- Dragon Bonus side wager Baccarat
-- Maximum Bet Allowed: $100,000 -- Maximum Tie Bet Allowed: $12,000 -- Dragon Bonus side wager Pai Gow Tiles
-- Maximum Bet Allowed: $10,000 Fortune Pai Gow
-- Maximum Bet Allowed: $10,000 Caribbean Stud
-- Maximum Bet Allowed: $300 -- Jackpot Seed Amount: $10,000 plus five percent of each progressive dollar Play Four Poker
-- Maximum Bet Allowed: $100 Three Card Poker
-- Maximum Bet Allowed: $300 Texas Hold'em Bonus
-- Maximum Bet Allowed: $500 Blackjack Switch
-- Maximum Bet Allowed: $2,500 -- Supermatch Bonus side wager 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: Know when to stop before you start.(R) Gambling problem? Call 1.800.9.WITH.IT. (C)2008 Harrah's License Company, LLC. MEDIA CONTACTS: Leah Eisenstein, XA, The Experiential Agency, 312.239.2339, Amanda Puck, XA, The Experiential Agency, 312.239.2370,

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