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Illinois Casinos

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Illinois is home to river boat gambling halls, and there are 9 dominant casinos in Illinois. Illinois gambling dens have been limited by the government’s limits and are taxed at the biggest rate in the US. The rules also cap the amount of casino permits that could be issued to nine, and the commonwealth is today at the max for casino licenses. Illinois casinos do, however, provide a wide collection of wagering options.

Illinois was the 5th commonwealth admitted to the union on December 3, eighteen eighteen and it is the fifth biggest heavily populated state in the union. With the appearance of the Alton Belle, Illinois became only the second state to permit river based gambling halls. All of the gambling halls allow fantastic gaming from Slots to vingt-et-un to Roulette.

Argosy’s Alton Belle Casino was the first river based gambling den in Illinois, opening its doors in 1991. It is located at 1 Front St. in Alton. 3 dining rooms available for patrons. The gambling hall occupies 23,000 sq.ft. and highlights a 1,200 patron yacht and a barge.

Argosy’s Empress gambling den is based at 2300 Empress Dr. in Joliet. A total of 85 beds and seventeen suites available at the gambling hall inn. There are 3 restaurants available. The gambling den covers 50,000 sq.ft., and has special features like an 80-spot recreational vehicle court and 2,500 passenger canal boat.

Casino Queen is located in East Saint Louis at 200 South Front st. There are 150 beds and 7 penthouses close-at-hand at the gambling den. The casino occupiestwenty-seven thousand five hundred sq.ft. and presents many highlights. Aside from playing, Casino Queen presents a two thousand, five hundred passenger river boat, a 140 lot Winnebagotm park and effortless access to MetroLink light-rail location.

The above-mentioned, are just three of the nine Illinois casinos. Each offer special features like river boats and canal boats. Almost all gambling halls also provide great feasting on site. Illinois casinos put forth far more than wagering – they allow a fantastic holiday adventure.

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