January at Blue Chip: Dining and entertainment, spa specials and more

By: Blue Chip Casino Hotel & Spa Last Updated: December 20, 2019

Ring in the new year in January at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, with the New Year’s Day buffet, poker tournaments, spa specials, live music and more.  

In Young at Heart on Mondays in January, guests 50 and older can enjoy specials that include 50% off a buffet or 50% off one meal at either The Game or Nelson’s Deli after earning 5 tier credits from 6 am to 11:59 pm. With the free Swipe & Win, swipe a B Connected card at a kiosk between 10 am and 7 pm for a guaranteed prize between $5 and $500 in B Rewards. Check B Connected for details and restrictions or visit BConnectedOnline.com.

Entertainment and Special Events
Register for the ultimate bridal fair, bride blu, to be held on Sunday, February 16 from 12 pm – 3 pm in the Stardust Event Center. Check out Northwest Indiana and Southwest Michigan exhibitors showcasing the latest in wedding fashions and trends. Vendors include bridal dress and tuxedo shops, photographers, videographers, DJs, caterers, florists, dance studios and jewelers. Bride blu features a fashion show, giveaways, samples and demonstrations, show specials and a grand prize drawing for a trip to Las Vegas. Admission is free for preregistered attendees; brides can register for the wedding party at nwitimes.com/brideblu

At Rocks lounge, it’s free live music from the best local and regional bands. On Wednesday, January 1, see The Jukebox Band at 12pm and Organized K-OS at 5 pm. On Fridays, see Whistle Pigs at 6 pm and Crawpuppies at 10:30 pm on January 3; That’s What She Said at 6 pm on January 10; Sheryl & Say Yes! at 6 pm and Smarty Pants at 10:30 pm on January 17; The Bigger Picture Band at 6 pm and Brian Kovac and Co. at 10:30 pm on January 24. On Saturdays, don’t miss Monterrey at 1 pm, Jamrose at 5:30 pm and BBI at 10:30 pm on January 4; Classical Blast at 1 pm, Sorry for Partying at 5:30 pm and Semple at 10:30 pm on January 11;  Rick Lindy and the Wild Ones at 1 pm, Visions of Santana at 5:30 pm and Final Say at 10:30 pm on January 18; Charles & Company Band at 1 pm, R-Gang at 5:30 pm and Deja Vu at 10:30 pm on January 25. On Sundays, see The Hipposonics at 12pm and Smokin’ Gunz at 5 pm on January 5; Spike and the Spitwads at 12pm and Highnoon at 5 pm on January 12; Middle of the Road at 12pm and Hoosier Highway at 5 pm on January 19, Goodfellas at 12 pm and Two Beer Tommy at 5 pm on January 26. Seating is limited, so arrive early.

Gaming Excitement
The FanDuel Sportsbook is now open for betting on all major U.S. sports, including baseball, soccer, football, basketball, golf, boxing, motorsports racing and more.

Located next to The Game near the Blue Chip Casino entrance, the FanDuel Sportsbook features five betting windows, 22 televisions including a deo wall, 10 self-service betting kiosks, two sports tickers, and ample seating for sports bettors interested in watching the game from the sportsbook. Place a wager, watch your favorite sports and enjoy game-day favorite snacks, entrees,and beverages.

Poker tournaments will be held Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday in January.  

On Sundays, the Deepstack tournament starts at 1:15 pm; registration begins at 11 am with a $90 entry fee and late entry and re-entry allowed through the first two blind levels.

On Tuesdays and Thursdays, the tournament starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with a $35 entry fee plus unlimited re-buys for $20 for four 4 blind levels.

On Wednesdays with the exception of the last Wednesday of the month, the tournament starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with a $50 entry fee, late entry and re-entry through the first two blinds. The last Wednesday of the month features the no-limit Omaha rebuy tournament. The tournament starts at 6:15 pm with a $30 entry fee, plus $20 rebuys for four blind levels.

On Saturdays, the tournament starts at 2:15 pm; registration begins at noon with a $35 entry fee plus $20 re-buys for 4 blind levels.

For all poker tournaments, Blue Chip Casino No-Limit Texas Hold’em rules apply. 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 B Connected.

Spa blu specials

Rock in the new year at spa blu in January. Enjoy a 75-minute Hot Stone Massage for $135 ($150 value), a 50-minute Slim Wrap for $135 ($150 value) or get a KPS Plus Facial for the special introductory price of $65. The 25-minute treatment uses organic KPS skincare combined with microcurrent NUFACE – the perfect combination to lift, firm and hydrate the skin. Offers are valid Monday-Thursday, one discount per person. Call 888-879-7711 ext. 2583 to book an appointment today.

Dining at Blue Chip

Enjoy a delicious New Year’s Day Buffet with family and friends on Wednesday, January 1 at Options Buffet. The brunch buffet, available between 8 am and 11 am, features favorites such as omelets and waffles made-to-order, fried chicken, NY steaks, mac & cheese, mashed potatoes, prime rib, egg rolls and more. The lunch and dinner buffet, for $26.99 plus tax, is served from Noon to 8 pm and features traditional dinner favorites including prime rib, roast turkey, smothered pork chops, chicken marsala, grilled sirloin steaks and more. Add one pound of crab for an additional $9.99.

At Options Buffet, enjoy the Chinese New Year Special with Prime Rib on Thursdays from 3 pm-8 pm for $24.99 plus tax and don’t miss the Salsa Sundays Special on Sunday with prime rib and more for $26.99 plus tax.

Try the new NY Strip Roast & Shrimp Special on Fridays at Options, featuring a generous portion of New York strip loin roast roasted to perfection and carved to your liking along with all you can eat succulent shrimp from 3 pm to 9 pm for $26.99 plus tax.

On Saturdays, enjoy the Blue Chip Prime Rib Brunch from 8 am to 2 pm for $18.99 plus tax for prime rib, omelets, and waffles made-to-order, fried chicken, NY steaks, mac & cheese, mashed potatoes, egg rolls and more and the Prime Rib Buffet from 3 pm to 10 pm for $27.99 plus tax; add one pound bucket of snow crab for $9.99.

At The Game, get a hearty breakfast Monday through Friday from 8 am - 11 am, and try the Morning Kickoff Special: two eggs, two slices of bacon, a cup of oatmeal or grits and toast for $7. This month’s featured burger at The Game is the Surf & Turf Burger — an Angus beef patty topped with shrimp, white cheddar, lettuce, tomato, and Cajun aioli served on a brioche bun for $13.50. Pair with one of the 34 beers on tap offered at The Game. Visit www.bluechipcasino.com to view the entire menu.

New Member Signup
Sign up for a new B Connected Membership in January and receive a scratch card with a chance to win up to $100,000! Check at B Connected for details and restrictions or visit www.BConnectedOnline.com.

For additional details on Blue Chip’s January entertainment, events and special offers, visit www.bluechipcasino.com 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 hours’ 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; the FanDuel Sportsbook, four 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 www.bluechipcasino.com. Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa is a property of Boyd Gaming. Founded in 1975, Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) is a leading geographically diversified operator of 29 gaming entertainment properties in 10 states. With one of the most experienced leadership teams in the casino industry, Boyd Gaming prides itself on offering its guests an outstanding entertainment experience, delivered with unwavering attention to customer service.  For additional Company information and press releases, visit www.boydgaming.com