To commemorate those openings, Caesars held two ceremonial events at Harrah’s and Horseshoe this week, at each of which the ribbon was cut and the first bet ceremonially held.
in the New Orleans, Archie and Cooper Manning joined the Pro Football Hall of Famer and former New Orleans Saint Rickey Jackson, local dignitaries, and Saints superfan Leroy Mitchell Jr., better known as “Whistle Monsta,” to launch the new sportsbook and poker room. Jackson placed the ceremonial first bet with his $1,000 Bet on the Saints winning the Super Bowl at odds of 40/1 and any winnings go to the United Negro College Fund (UNCF). in the Bossier CityCaesars Sportsbook opened in grand style with Mayor Tommy Chandler cutting the ribbon ahead of a massive ceremonial first bet $200,000placed by a VIP and known guest.
Harrah’s New Orleans now features a 5,700-square-foot sportsbook with four betting windows, 12 self-service betting kiosks, a 147-foot video screen and a state-of-the-art, high-performance audio system in addition to the 5,000-square-foot World Series of Poker Room with 20 poker tables. The openings mark another phase in the progress $325 million Transformation of Harrah’s New Orleans in Caesars New Orleans, which is expected to be completed by 2024.
horseshoe Bossier City The new Caesars Sportsbook further cements its status as the Northwest’s premier entertainment destination Louisiana. The 6,900 square foot space features three betting windows, 15 self-service betting kiosks, 94+ televisions with a state-of-the-art, high-performance audio system, a VIP viewing area, and a massive bar.
“These incredible openings are a testament to that Louisiana residents, our team members and the guests who visit these historic resorts,” said Eric Hess, President of Caesars Digital. “We really feel like part of the home team Louisiana, and we pride ourselves on serving the state’s amazing customers and sports fans. From our Caesars sportsbook app, to our retail sportsbook, to our expanded World Series of Poker Room, we’re taking the opportunity to offer guests even more memorable experiences.”
Caesars remains committed to investing hundreds of millions of dollars to consistently deliver unparalleled sports and entertainment experiences Louisiana. This commitment will result in Isle of Capri Lake Charles transforming into Horseshoe Lake Charles, which will reopen in the coming months with a new Caesars Sportsbook location.
In addition to in-person betting at these establishments, the easy-to-navigate Caesars sportsbook app offers improved performance with an emphasis on speed, ease of use and intuitive features to make placing a bet easier than ever. Bettors can benefit from additional deposit options, faster withdrawals, live scoreboards and expanded in-play betting options as well as same-game parlays, new withdrawal features and more ways to bet with thousands of additional markets.
Eligible sports fans in select Louisiana Communities can download the app on iOS or Android, register and deposit funds to take advantage of a new special sign-up offer for first-time users:
- The full Caesar
- Sign up with promo code CZRFULL, deposit and place your first bet of $10 or get more:
- Additional 1,000 Tier Credits and 1,000 Rewards Credits
- If that first bet is not a winner, you will also receive:
- A free bet equal to your first bet up to $1,250
- The full terms and conditions of the offer can be found here
Both online and in person, Caesars Sportsbook integrates the industry-leading loyalty program, Caesars Rewards. Each bet placed rewards the bettor with Status Credits and Rewards Credits that can be used to unlock unbeatable experiences within the Caesars portfolio of properties and partnerships.
Caesars has local partnerships with the New Orleans Saints, New Orleans Pelicans, LSU Athletics and a historic 20-year exclusive naming rights deal with the Saints for the Caesars Superdome, the future home of Super Bowl LIX in 2025.
Caesars is an industry leader in responsible gaming with a decade-long commitment to responsible gaming practices. As Caesars Sportsbook continues to expand into new markets, responsible gaming education remains a focus and customers stick with it Louisiana can directly access responsible gaming resources through Caesars Sportsbook’s collaboration with regulators and the community. Additionally, the Caesars sportsbook app has top-notch tools to prevent problem gambling, including deposit limits, spending limits, daily time limits, and cool-off time limits.
For real-time industry updates and to join the empire of like-minded Caesars, players can connect with Caesars Sportsbook’s social name @CaesarsSports on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.
About Caesars Entertainment, Inc.
Caesars Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: CZR) is the largest casino entertainment company in the United States and one of the most diversified casino entertainment providers in the world. Since its beginnings in Reno, NV1937, Caesars Entertainment, Inc. has grown through new resort development, expansions and acquisitions. Caesars Entertainment, Inc.’s Resorts work mainly under that Caesars®, Harrah’s®, Horseshoe® and Eldorado® brand names. Caesars Entertainment, Inc. offers diversified gaming, entertainment and hospitality facilities, unique travel destinations and a full range of mobile and online gaming and sports betting experiences. All tied to its industry-leading Caesars Rewards loyalty program, the company focuses on creating value for its guests through a unique combination of impeccable service, operational excellence and technology leadership. Caesars is committed to its employees, suppliers, communities and the environment within the PEOPLE PLANET PLAY framework. Know when to stop before you start® Problem Gambling? Call 1-800-522-4700. For more information, please visit. www.caesars.com/corporate. If you think you or someone you care about may have a gambling problem, call 1-877-770-STOP (1-877-770-7867).
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