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Hard Rock involved in Oroville tribe’s Yuba casino plan

The Enterprise Development Authority, an agency of the Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of Oroville’s Enterprise Rancheria, has plans to issue $440 million in collateral-backed bonds to finance the construction of a Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Yuba County. The plans were revealed in a recent credit rating released by S&P Global that stated the authority was in partnership with Hard Rock International.

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7/15/2018

article Hard Rock, Bet365 plan sports betting in New Jersey
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock has signed a deal with a British online gambling company to offer sports betting as soon as the arrangement is approved by New Jersey...

7/14/2018

article Hard Rock International Teams Up with Indian Tribe for Yuba County Casino
(California) -- Native American tribes are constantly looking for ways in which they can develop their operation and one of the business approaches they are well-known...
article Yuba County casino one step closer to reality
(California) -- A recent announcement may mean plans could move forward for a new Indian Casino in Yuba County. Enterprise Rancheria has partnered with Hard Rock...

7/13/2018

press release Hard Rock, Bet365 plan sports betting in New Jersey
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock has signed a deal with a British online gambling company to offer sports betting as soon as the arrangement is approved by New Jersey...

7/12/2018

article Michael Jackson's glove, Elvis' car among memorabilia at Atlantic City's Hard Rock Casino
(Atlantic City) -- Elvis Presley’s Rolls Royce, the suits the Beatles wore on their first tour of America, Bruce Springsteen’s sleeveless faded denim jacket...

7/10/2018

article Hard Rock casino and Bet365 form partnership to be N.J.'s 5th sports-betting site
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock has signed a partnership with Bet365 to offer sports betting at its new casino on the Atlantic City Boardwalk as soon as it receives...
article Hard Rock casino awaits sports betting approval
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock has signed a deal with a British online gambling company to offer sports betting as soon as the arrangement is approved by New Jersey...
article Hard Rock Partners with Bet365 to Offer Sports Betting
(Atlantic City) -- One of Atlantic City's newest casinos has plans to begin offering sports betting. Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Atlantic City has signed a deal with...
article Panel seeks to build bridges with tribal communities
(South Dakota) -- When Mark Vargo was in college, he heard a phrase during a history course that sent chills up his spine. "Kill the Indian, save the man,"...
article Hard Rock to end through traffic on Pearl Street block for safety, more parking
(Iowa) -- The city plans to shut down through traffic in the 300 block of Pearl Street to increase safety for pedestrians at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino and to...

7/9/2018

article Topping-off ceremony held for Hard Rock's new guitar tower in Hollywood
(Florida) -- Monday marked a significant milestone in the expansion project for the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood.
article With last beam in place, Hollywood Hard Rock's guitar-shaped hotel is almost finished
(Florida) -- It has gone up in a few quick beats, the concrete and metal beams curving into an unmistakable shape. Yeah, that's a guitar all right.
article A Closer Look At Bet365’s Entry Into US Sports Betting Via New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- Last week, PlayNJ caught wind of a New Jersey sports betting partnership between Hard Rock Atlantic City and Bet365.
article 'It's Gonna Put Us On The Map': Seminole Hard Rock Tops Off Giant Guitar-Shaped Hotel In Hollywood
(Florida) -- Hundreds of Seminole Tribe members and construction workers cheered as the final piece of steel was placed on top of the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel &...
press release Seminole Hard Rock celebrates $1.5 billion expansion
(Florida) -- The South Florida skyline is changing in a big way as the $1.5 billion expansion project currently underway at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino...
article Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood tops off guitar-shaped hotel
(Florida) -- Amid the cheers of hundreds of tribe members, construction workers and other visitors, the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood on Monday topped...
article Topped out: Hard Rock Hollywood hoists final guitar tower girder
(Florida) -- The $1.5 billion expansion underway at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood celebrated a milestone Monday with a “topping out” of...
article With last beam in place, Hollywood Hard Rock's guitar-shaped hotel is almost finished
(Florida) -- It has gone up in a few quick beats, the concrete and metal beams curving into an unmistakable shape. Yeah, that's a guitar all right. Massive at 450...

7/8/2018

article Hard Rock GM: Sioux City casino would add sports betting if Iowa permits it
(Iowa) -- If Iowa regulators decide to legalize sports betting, the new general manager of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City wants in on the action. Jim Franke...

7/7/2018

article Elvis, Beatles memorabilia items on display at Hard Rock
(Atlantic City) -- Elvis Presley's Rolls Royce, the suits the Beatles wore on their first tour of America, Bruce Springsteen's sleeveless faded denim jacket and...
article Reopened Atlantic City Casino Quickly Launches Real-Money Gambling Site
(Atlantic City) -- The casino formerly known as the Trump Taj Mahal is taking bets over the internet. Reopening late last month as Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic...

7/6/2018

article Hard Rock to bring sports betting to N.J. with U.K. online gambling company Bet365
(Atlantic City) -- More sports betting companies are entering the Atlantic City game. Officials of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino reportedly struck a deal with United...
article Aida Rashid has been appointed Director of Business Development at Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast
(Malaysia) -- Aida has more than 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry. She possesses a solid track record in Sales & Marketing, having worked with the...

7/5/2018

article Bet365 Will Be A Skin; Hard Rock’s Sports Betting Provider Still Not Announced
(Atlantic City) -- NJ online sports betting operators are officially on edge, thanks to a letter recently made public by the Division of Gaming Enforcement that...
article We stayed at the Hard Rock Casino (with Fetty Wap): Full review of Atlantic City's new hotel
(Atlantic City) -- There are two brand spanking new casinos in town, but only one has a giant guitar out front and cool music memorabilia on every wall: Welcome to the...

7/4/2018

article Hard Rock casino launches online gambling site
(Atlantic City) -- New Jersey's thriving internet gambling market is expanding. The Hard Rock casino in Atlantic City went live with its internet gambling operation...
article Hard Rock International prepares to open Tomakomai office
(Japan) -- Hard Rock International, a casino operator based in the United States, has set their sites on Japan, preparing to open an office in Tomakomai, to be a...

7/3/2018

article Bet365 Strikes A Deal With Hard Rock Atlantic City For NJ Sports Betting
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Atlantic City and bet365 Group are partnering up for NJ sports betting. According to a correspondence published on the website of the NJ...
article Hard Rock to open Tomakomai office in Sept: exec
(Japan) -- U.S.-based casino operator and hospitality group Hard Rock International Inc is aiming to open its office in Tomakomai, in Japan’s Hokkaido prefecture,...
article 'SNL' alum Jon Lovitz heads to Hard Rock for a night of laughs
(Atlantic City) -- Jon Lovitz has carved an interesting career path. Once the darling of the late ’80s cast of “Saturday Night Live” that included Dana...

7/2/2018

article NJ Online Gambling Market Grows By One With Debut Of Hard Rock Online Casino
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Atlantic City’s hotel and gambling floor weren’t the only grand openings this past Thursday. Hard Rock also quietly launched its...

6/30/2018

article Hard Rock still (distantly) eyes New Jersey casino near NYC
(Atlantic City) -- Even after spending a half-billion dollars on an Atlantic City casino, Hard Rock still hopes to build one in northern New Jersey near New York City...
article Out with the old: Hard Rock gives the Trump Taj Mahal a $500MILLION makeover
(Atlantic City) -- When the Taj Mahal casino opened in Atlantic City in 1990, owner Donald Trump called it the 'eighth wonder of the world'. Its towers and...
article Carrie Underwood opens the new Hard Rock on comeback weekend in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Everything dies, baby that’s a fact. But maybe everything that dies someday comes back? Those lyrics from Bruce Springsteen‘s “...

6/29/2018

article Casino Comeback: 'Atlantic City's Best Days Are In Front Of It'
(Atlantic City) -- Legendary gambling destination Atlantic City, N.J. is trying to re-make itself into a place where you can do more: attend a convention, see a show,...
article Hard Rock Comes to Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Jack Morris Hard Rock Co-Partner Chief Executive Officer Edgewood Properties Discussing the launch of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic...
article LOOK: $500 million later, Hard Rock makes its Atlantic City debut
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City looks a lot different than it did a year ago – and one property in particular, the new Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City...
article New Hard Rock Casino gives Atlantic City a hot hand
(Atlantic City) -- If you haven't been to Atlantic City lately, you might assume that the storied resort's luck might have finally run out. Five casinos –...
article ‘What A Day!’: Hard Rock, Ocean Resort Give Atlantic City A Party To Remember
(Atlantic City) -- In case you’ve been living under a rock, Atlantic City threw a great, big party yesterday. Exit all references to Trump Taj Mahal and Revel...
article Hard Rock Opened More Than It’s Atlantic City Casino Yesterday
(Atlantic City) -- Yesterday, all eyes were on Atlantic City as Hard Rock Atlantic City and Ocean Resort Casino open its doors and began the weekend with the biggest...
article His car was urinated on; it took two years for Hard Rock casino to apologize
(Florida) -- Denis Lawson says he came back from a few hours of gambling with his wife to find urine covering his car in a parking garage at the Seminole Hard Rock...

6/28/2018

article Guitars Smash as the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Holds Grand Opening in A.C.
(Atlantic City) -- Eight months and many hours of work transforming what was once the Trump Taj Mahal have led up to this very day, the day Hard Rock Hotel & Casino...
article Hard Rock hopes to bring Vegas sensibilities to Atlantic City, NJ with its new casino
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock International Chairman Jim Allen hopes to bring Las Vegas sensibilities to stuggling Atlantic City, New Jersey with their new casino, which...
article Smashing debut for Atlantic City Hard Rock
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City opened its doors Thursday with a guitar smash that would have made Pete Townshend proud. The much-...

6/27/2018

article Everything You Need To Know About The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Opening
(Atlantic City) -- This Thursday promises to be unlike any other day in recent Atlantic City memory, as not one, but two new casinos will open their doors to the public...

6/26/2018

article Hard Rock Atlantic City Will Open With A Guitar Smash But Not Sports Betting
(Atlantic City) -- You won’t be able to bet on the New York Yankees to win the World Series at Hard Rock Atlantic City when the property opens June 28. Or, any...
article Hard Rock Atlantic City Will Open Without Sportsbetting For The Moment
(Atlantic City) -- The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City will open Thursday without a sportsbook. While other casinos in the area have been scrambling to...
article Hold The Phone: Hard Rock Atlantic City Could Be Nearing A Deal For Sportsbook
(Atlantic City) -- Perhaps sports betting is on its way to Hard Rock Atlantic City after all. In an interview with the New York Times, Jim Allen, chief executive of Hard...

6/25/2018

article Hard Rock A.C. will not offer sports betting opening day
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is punting on sports betting for now, which opens the door for Ocean Resort Casino to take the ball and run when the two...

6/24/2018

article Catholic Blessings and Guitar Smashing, Everything You Need to Know About Two Atlantic City Casino Re-openings
(Atlantic City) -- When four of Atlantic City's 12 casinos shut down in 2014 and a fifth followed two years later, it seemed to many that the city's gambling...
article Hard Rock Atlantic City 60-foot guitar arrives
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is one step closer to being ready to open its doors to the public on June 28. A 60-foot guitar, brought in as two pieces...
article Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City: Music, Music, Music
(Atlantic City) -- When you attend Thursday’s opening of Atlantic City’s Hard Rock Hotel & Casino you can hit 2,100 slot machines and 120 gaming tables,...

6/23/2018

article Hard Rock International involved in casino site
(California) -- The Enterprise Development Authority, an agency of the Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of the Enterprise Rancheria, has plans to issue $440 million in...
article Hard Rock involved in Oroville tribe’s Yuba casino plan
(California) -- The Enterprise Development Authority, an agency of the Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of Oroville’s Enterprise Rancheria, has plans to issue $440 million...
article Hard Rock gets a 60-foot guitar, plus find out who's The Press Athlete of the Year
(Atlantic City) -- There may be an isolated thunderstorm on Sunday evening, but it will be warm. Plus, hazy, hot and humid weather is on the way. Check out Joe Martucci...

6/22/2018

article Hard Rock reacts to sports betting coming soon
(Mississippi) -- In one month's time, sports betting across Mississippi and casinos on the coast are ready, saying the affects of the recent change will have a major...
article Hard Rock Guitar Goes Up with Minor Misspelling Before Being Fixed
(Atlantic City) -- With less than a week to go before the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Atlantic City opens its doors, officials were sent scrambling to fix a little...

6/21/2018

article While Ocean Resort revels in its sportsbook, the Hard Rock is silent
(Atlantic City) -- Two new casinos are opening up in Atlantic City next week. At the Ocean Resort, where the Revel used to be, they are crowing about sportsbook. It...
article Hard Rock may have spent $500M, but its really big guitar has a really bad mistake
(Atlantic City) -- There's a big mistake on the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's really big guitar. Look, as commenters like to point out, our site is no stranger...
article New Hard Rock sign lacks RHYTHEM after typo corrected
(Atlantic City) -- With less than a week until the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City opens, crews continue installing signs and seeing to last-minute details....
article Pitbull dazzles at opening of new bar at Hard Rock Casino Biloxi
(Mississippi) -- He already talked about his new venture in Biloxi on “Good Morning America” and to his millions of followers of social media, but Armando...
article Kiy appointed vice president, operations, at Hard Rock International
(Florida) -- Hard Rock International has announced the appointment of Graham Kiy as area vice president of operations, hotels, in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. His...

6/18/2018

article Candy emporium to open in place of Hard Rock Cafe St. Louis
(Missouri) -- The Hard Rock Cafe St. Louis, located at 1820 Market St. near Union Station, will close its doors Aug. 16, while leaving open the possibility of returning...
article Here's what's replacing Hard Rock St. Louis in Union Station
(Missouri) -- Employees of the Hard Rock Cafe in St. Louis are still answering the phone with "How can I rock your world?" But the 20-year-old restaurant is...

6/17/2018

article Hard Rock to open Tomakomai office
(Japan) -- Hard Rock Japan is preparing to open an office in Tomakomai, Hokkaido, in August or September, a further signal that the Orlando, Florida, based operator is...
article WWE Live returning to Atlantic City at Hard Rock in August
(Atlantic City) -- The WWE is coming back to Atlantic City this summer. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City, which is scheduled to open June 28, will host a WWE...

6/16/2018

article Get Ready For The 2018 Seminole Hard Rock Poker This August
(Florida) -- The Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open (SHRPO) will celebrate the sixth season of highly anticipated tournament play at South Florida’s iconic...
article Arts Scene: "Sovereignty" to be performed at Hard Rock Casino
(Oklahoma) -- Tulsa playwright Mary Kathryn Nagle’s play “Sovereignty,” which debuted earlier this year at the Arena Stage in Washington, D.C., will be...

6/15/2018

article A year of free music coming to new Hard Rock casino in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Can't make it to Carrie Underwood's opening performance at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino? Don't sweat it -- there will be 364 more days...
press release Hard Rock Atlantic City launches 365 Live
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City is set to launch 365 Live – live performances every day for the entire year – during its...

6/13/2018

article Hard Rock remodel to close part of the Boardwalk Saturday
(Atlantic City) -- As the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino continues to prepare for their June 28th opening, construction will close a portion of the Atlantic City Boardwalk...
article Taj mainstays Scores and Robert's Steakhouse to reopen at Hard Rock
(Atlantic City) -- Bob Gans and Mark Yackow stepped into a pair of time capsules of their own creation recently and discovered things really hadn’t changed that...
article Hard Rock to pay €2 million of the €300 million new development will cost
(Malta) -- Giant global hospitality chain Hard Rock will pay just €2 million of the €300 million the new St George’s Bay development will cost, the Times...

6/11/2018

article Hard Rock Casino is Upping the Ante in AC
(Atlantic City) -- Joe Jingoli is excited. “Everything is going just like we hoped,” says the Trenton-bred developer as he ponders the transformation of what...
article New Seminole Hard Rock Casino Taking Shape, Big Poker Part of Design (Video)
(Atlantic City) -- Just three months after construction began, the new Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, is taking shape, and people are...

6/8/2018

article Third consecutive loss for Hard Rock Café Copenhagen
(Denmark) -- Hard Rock Café Copenhagen made a loss of 10.8 million kroner in 2017 – the third consecutive year it has finished in the red. A report in BT suggests...
article Access gala will go ahead despite Hard Rock strike
(British Columbia) -- A gala fundraising event in support of vulnerable Tri-Cities youth will not be impacted by a strike at the Hard Rock Casino in Coquitlam after an...

6/7/2018

press release Hard Rock Cafe, Niagara Falls USA, celebrates 47th birthday with 71-cent Legendary Burgers
(New York) -- It all started with two music-loving Americans who just wanted to find a good burger while living in London. Hard Rock's founders had a vision to combine...

6/6/2018

article Unlike Its Casino Neighbors, Hard Rock Atlantic City Is All Quiet On The Sportsbook Front
(Atlantic City) -- Don’t bet on an opening-day sportsbook at Hard Rock Atlantic City just yet. While there’s little doubt that the iconic newcomer will open...

6/5/2018

article New signage arrives at Hard Rock A.C.
(Atlantic City) -- New signage has arrived at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City. Workers began putting signs up this week and will continue through Saturday,...

6/4/2018

article Hard Rock NFL Partnership Might Keep Its Atlantic City Casino on Sports Betting Sidelines
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock International is readying to open its Atlantic City casino later this month, but the company’s partnership with the NFL might prevent...
article Tampa's Hard Rock Casino, already one of the largest in the world, just announced its largest expansion ever
(Florida) -- With more than 4,000 slot machines and 125 table games, the Seminole Hard Rock Casino Tampa is already one of the largest casinos in the world, but a new $...

6/2/2018

article More Hard Rock signage to be installed next week
(Atlantic City) -- Logos and lettering will soon be installed on north and south towers of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City, as it prepares for its grand...
article Hard Rock Hotel & Casino tapped for ACM Award
(Oklahoma) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa has been nominated for Casino of the Year - Small Capacity in the 53rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.

6/1/2018

article Hard Rock's NFL partnership may restrict sports betting at its AC casino
(Atlantic City) -- With lawmakers in Trenton vowing to work swiftly on legislation to regulate and tax sports wagering, nearly all of the state’s casinos and...
article Trump-era steak joint, strip club return to Hard Rock Casino
(Atlantic City) -- The Trump name is gone from the city's Hard Rock Casino, but some popular nightspots from the days when it was the Trump Taj Mahal will be back...

5/29/2018

article Tulsa Hard Rock nominated by ACM as casino of year
(Oklahoma) -- The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa has been nominated for Casino of the Year (small capacity) for the 53rd annual Academy of Country Music Awards.
article Hard Rock and Atlantic City beach patrol launch custom lifeboats
(Atlantic City) -- Lifeguards and Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City kicked off summer Monday by partnering with the Atlantic City Beach Patrol and commissioning...

5/28/2018

article Hard Rock approved in Catalonia
(Spain) -- Hard Rock International can begin construction on one of the largest casinos in Europe after the Catalonian government approved the €2 billion Hard Rock...

5/25/2018

article Hard Rock International’s Spanish casino project gets green light
(Spain) -- US casino operator Hard Rock International (HRI) has been given the green light to proceed with its integrated resort project in Spain’s Catalan region...
article Hard Rock Cafe Nashville Announces 2018 CMA Fest Live Music Stage
(Tennessee) -- During the 47 th Annual CMA Music Festival in downtown Nashville, Hard Rock Caf invites music lovers from all around the world to enjoy free live...

5/24/2018

article Seven Things To Expect At Hard Rock Atlantic City When It Opens Its Doors June 28
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City is busy preparing for a summer that will not soon be forgotten. June 28 marks the grand opening of two of the five recently shuttered...

5/23/2018

article Hard Rock Cafe Nashville Announces 2018 CMA Fest Live Music Stage
(Tennessee) -- During the 47th Annual CMA Music Festival in downtown Nashville, Hard Rock Café invites music lovers from all around the world to enjoy free live...
article Hard Rock Rocksino serving 71-cent hamburgers for Hard Rock Cafe birthday
(Ohio) -- They say there is no such thing as a free lunch. But there is a 71-cent lunch. On Thursday, June 14, the Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park is serving 71-cent...

5/22/2018

article Just Weeks To Go Until The Official Opening Of The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino In Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Last April, CEO of Hard Rock International said that on the 28th of June 2018 The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino will have its grand opening after a...
article Prince's property to be auctioned off at Hard Rock Cafe 2 years after his death
(New York) -- Prince remains as popular as ever two years after his death, and proof of that can be found in Times Square, where items belonging to the late star will be...

5/21/2018

article Contrary To Old Taj Mahal, Poker Room Will Be Missing At Hard Rock Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- If you have dreams of taking your bankroll to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City and making a big run in poker, you’ll have to adjust...

5/20/2018

article At 40, are Atlantic City casinos healing or courting danger?
(New Jersey) -- Having lost five of its 12 casinos over the past four years, Atlantic City will mark its 40th anniversary of casino gambling by reopening two of those...

5/18/2018

article Hard Rock Online Casino Preview
(New Jersey) -- Get your Fenders out and start brushing up on your scales, because one of the most recognizable restaurant, hotel and casino brands the world over is...

5/16/2018

article Tourism Experts Optimistic on Atlantic City Future, Hard Rock Expected to Attract New Visitors
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City is embarking on perhaps its most critical summer in recent memory. The gambling capital of the East Coast is to become a nine-casino...
article First look at London’s new Hard Rock Hotel – a former haunt of Jimi Hendrix
(London) -- Hard Rock have given a first look at what their first London hotel – set to open in spring 2019 – will look like. The property on the corner of...

5/14/2018

article Christina Aguilera coming in September to the Hard Rock in A.C.
(Atlantic City) -- Six-time Grammy Award winner Christina Aguilera will come to Hard Rock Live at Etess Arena Sept. 28 on her North American Liberation Tour.

5/13/2018

article Hard Rock Casino Vancouver Remains Open Despite Workers’ Strike
(Vancouver) -- Following months of negotiations over their new collective agreement with casino management, workers at Hard Rock Casino Vancouver announced a strike on...
article Casino key licenses may soon be available to drug court grads
(Atlantic City) -- Recovery court graduates may soon be eligible for casino key employee licenses under a recently introduced bipartisan state bill. State Sens. Chris...

5/12/2018

article Sergey Kovalev vs. Eleider Alvarez Set for Saturday, August 4 at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Televised Live on HBO World Championship Boxing®
(Atlantic City) -- Two-time light heavyweight world champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (32-2-1, 28 KOs) puts his WBO Light Heavyweight World Title on the line...

5/10/2018

article First look inside at the Hard Rock casino, Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal replacement
(Atlantic City) -- The highly anticipated opening of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City is set for June 28. Taking over the former Trump Taj Mahal, the...
article Hard Rock Granted Casino License in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Davie-based Hard Rock Cafe International Inc. had an easy time with New Jersey gambling regulators on Wednesday, gaining a license to reopen a casino...
article S. Jersey's Bernie Robbins Jewelers to open in A.C. Hard Rock casino
(Atlantic City) -- One of the bright spots in Atlantic City's casino industry will shine bright like a diamond after South Jersey's Bernie Robbins Jewelers opens...

5/9/2018

article Hard Rock approved for casino license
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock is ready to roll after clearing its last major hurdle before opening the doors to the public on June 28. The Casino Control Commission...
article Hard Rock Atlantic City casino granted gaming license
(Atlantic City) -- In the day’s least surprising news, casino operator Hard Rock International (HRI) has been officially cleared to land in Atlantic City. On...
article Hard Rock wins crucial casino approval just weeks before Atlantic City opening
(Atlantic City) -- The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City landed a key approval Wednesday ahead of its June grand opening with the decision to grant the venue a...
article Atlantic City Hard Rock announces its first concerts
(Atlantic City) -- Someday they'll be the answer to a trivia question. Carrie Underwood and Pitbull will be the first two musical performers at the new Hard Rock...
article Here's who will perform during Hard Rock's opening weekend
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino announced Wednesday that artists Carrie Underwood and Pitbull will perform during the casino’s opening weekend in...
article Female Staff of Hard Rock Café Made to Wear Dresses
(Iceland) -- Female staff of Hard Rock Café in downtown Reykjavík have been told that they need to wear dresses instead of shirts and trousers, like their male workmates...

5/8/2018

article Hard Rock seeks casino license in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- New Jersey gambling regulators are expected to decide whether to grant a casino license to the new Hard Rock property. The Casino Control Commission...
article Ocean Resort Casino to Ride Hard Rock Wave, Announces Same June 28 Opening Date
(Atlantic City) -- Ocean Resort Casino is opening June 28, the same day as Hard Rock, in what’s likely to become Atlantic City’s unofficial start to the 2018...

5/7/2018

article Hard Rock Casino Sign Signals Grand Opening Around the Corner
(Atlantic City) -- There is officially a new name on the former Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City. On Friday, May 4th, the first Hard Rock sign lettering for the new...
article It's deuces wild as 2 new Atlantic City casinos are opening on same day
(Atlantic City) -- Ocean Resort Casino officially announced on Monday its grand opening date after rumors swirled that the Atlantic City resort may open the same day as...
article Seminole Tribe hires 3,500 people for Hard Rock Casino in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- The Seminole Tribe is making major progress as the opening of its Hard Rock gaming and entertainment facility in New Jersey approaches. Leonard...

5/6/2018

article Former Trump casino rebranded for Atlantic City reopening
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City's Hard Rock Casino is staffing up before its opening next month. The casino formerly known as the Trump Taj Mahal hired its 3,000th...

5/4/2018

article Hard Rock Atlantic City puts up signs, casino license hearing scheduled
(Atlantic City) -- All signs are pointing to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino hitting its goal of opening to the public on June 28. On Friday, the first signage identifying...
article Hard Rock signs go up on Atlantic City casino
(Atlantic City) -- For the first time since it opened in 1990, there's a name other than "Trump" on the casino that America's current president opened...
article Ottawa’s Hard Rock Casino Clears Major Hurdle Toward $318-million Expansion
(Ottawa) -- It isn’t the final roadblock that needs to be cleared, but it’s a big one. Ottawa’s Hard Rock Casino is one step closer to a moving ahead...

5/3/2018

article Hard Rock celebrates 3,000th hire for Atlantic City casino
(Atlantic City) -- In preparation for its June 28 opening, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City has reportedly hired 3,000 of the approximately 3,500 total...
article Hard Rock hires 3,000th worker for Atlantic City casino ahead of opening
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City's Hard Rock Casino is staffing up before its June 28 opening. The casino formerly known as the Trump Taj Mahal hired its 3,000th...

5/2/2018

article Atlantic City man 3,000th hire at Hard Rock
(Atlantic City) -- Leonard Coleman was not expecting to be greeted by Hard Rock Hotel & Casino’s property president when he was offered a job as a craps dealer...
article Would you stay in a hotel shaped like a guitar? You’ll soon have have your chance
(Florida) -- The owner of the Hard Rock chain, the Seminole Tribe of Florida, has been pumping a lot of money into the brand. One of the most ambitious projects is at...
article BLOG: Rumor: Signs Point to Cosmopolitan Sale to Hard Rock International
(Las Vegas) -- It’s the juiciest rumor we’ve heard in weeks: Cosmopolitan is strengthening its bottom line for a potential sale to Hard Rock International.
article Hard Rock Cafe Is Bringing Back The World Burger Tour For 2018
(Worldwide) -- Hard Rock Cafe is all set to send its patrons on a journey around the world by bringing back the World Burger Tour for 2018! This limited-time menu will...

4/30/2018

article You May Already Have Two Free Nights Waiting For You At Hard Rock Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- The newest kid on the block wants to get the party started. Loyalty cardholders at several different casino brands may already have two free nights...
article Maroon 5 Joins Entertainment Lineup at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Coming off the heels of a three-city unveiling of the grand opening date and star-studded entertainment lineup, the highly anticipated Hard Rock Hotel...

4/29/2018

article A Massive Guitar-Shaped Hotel Rises from the Earth
(Florida) -- It’s not enough to put musical memorabilia and lyrics on the walls. If you want to really capture the world’s attention as a rock-themed hotel,...

4/27/2018

article What do Hard Rock, Ocean Resort casinos have to do before June 28?
(Atlantic City) -- With dual openings less than nine weeks away, there are still a few hurdles left to clear for Hard Rock Hotel & Casino and Ocean Resort Casino...
article Casino Lac-Leamy will lose out when Hard Rock moves in, report predicts
(Ottawa) -- An economic impact study on the proposed expansion of the Rideau Carleton Raceway predicts hundreds of new jobs, millions of dollars in new tax revenue, a...
article Lac-Leamy to lose millions of dollars to Hard Rock Ottawa: report
(Ottawa) -- Several of Ottawa’s leading business organizations are throwing their support behind the Hard Rock Ottawa casino, a redevelopment that could see...

4/25/2018

article With Opening Day In Sight, Hard Rock Atlantic City Invests In More Than Its Casino
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Atlantic City is a hubbub of activity ahead of its June 28 grand opening. The $500 million that Hard Rock International invested in the New...

4/24/2018

article Hard Rock Café coming to Guyana
(Guyana) -- MovieTowne Guyana today announced that international restaurant chain Hard Rock Café will be one of its tenants when it opens up at Turkeyen.
article Hard Rock Hotel in Palm Springs to cease operations
(California) -- 6 months before its 5 year anniversary in Palm Springs, the Hard Rock Hotel brand will be leaving for good. It was announced today that the Hard Rock...
article The cofounder of the Hard Rock Cafe just sold his mansion on Billionaire's Beach in Malibu for a record-breaking $110 million
(California) -- Peter Morton, cofounder of the Hard Rock Cafe chain, just set a new, mind-boggling record for Los Angeles real estate. The restaurateur sold his...

4/23/2018

article Hard Rock announces grand opening in New York
(New York) -- Hard Rock Hotel Casino Atlantic City held a press conference to announced their grand opening and their partial talent line-up for the next year which will...
article US 50 westbound lanes closed again outside Hard Rock Casino
(Nevada) -- Both westbound lanes of U.S. 50 outside of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe are again closed as repairs continue on the underground electrical...

4/21/2018

article Everything you need to know about Hard Rock's gaming scene
(Atlantic City) -- Last week nearly all casino news focused on Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City. James F. Allen, chairman of Hard Rock International and chief...

4/20/2018

article Hard Rock Atlantic City Sets June 28th Opening Date
(Atlantic City) -- On Wednesday, Executives from the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City said that the property will open its doors for business on June 28th,...

4/19/2018

article Hard Rock Atlantic City sets June 28 opening, 60 acts and 300 nights of shows
(New York) -- The more than $500 million Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City will open June 28 and feature a summer lineup of more than 60 live entertainment acts...
article Hard Rock Atlantic City to Open June 28th
(Atlantic City) -- In a press conference Wednesday, Hard Rock International executives announced that the new Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City will open June...
article Hard Rock Atlantic City ‘Not About Gaming’ but Entertainment, Casino Opening June 28
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Atlantic City will open its doors on June 28, less than 16 months after the company acquired the shuttered Trump Taj Mahal from billionaire...
article Redone Trump Taj Mahal Casino to Open Doors on June 28 under the Hard Rock Brand
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City, the latest Hard Rock-branded resort, will open doors on June 28, executives announced during a Wednesday...
article Save The Date: Hard Rock Atlantic City Set For Grand Opening On June 28
(Atlantic City) -- After more than a year filled with hype and $500 million spent renovating, the former Trump Taj Mahal will officially reopen as Hard Rock Hotel &...

4/18/2018

article Atlantic City’s Hard Rock casino resort announces June 28 opening date
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock will open its Atlantic City casino resort on June 28. Jim Allen, the global entertainment and hospitality company’s CEO, made the...
article Hard Rock AC Opens Doors On June 28th, Music Acts Already Booked
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel and Casino AC has finally held its much-anticipated official launch announcement. Jim Allen, chairman of Hard Rock International,...
article Hard Rock hard hats making Atlantic City history
(Atlantic City) -- Sparks fly off steel beams high into the air. A gentle mist from a power washer sprays in whichever direction the ocean breeze desires. Workers shout...
article Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Announces Grand Opening Date
(Atlantic City) -- Today, Hard Rock International Chairman & CEO, Jim Allen, announced the Grand Opening date for the highly-anticipated Hard Rock Hotel & Casino...
article Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City to open June 28
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City’s new Hard Rock-branded casino will open at the end of June with a star-studded lineup of musical entertainment. On Wednesday,...
article Hard Rock officials set opening date for Atlantic City casino
(Atlantic City) -- After toughing out five devastating casino closures since 2014, Atlantic City now has a date for the start of its new era: June 28, when Hard Rock...
article Hard Rock ready to roll in Atlantic City with huge music lineup, opening date revealed
(Atlantic City) -- Executives from the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City announced the former Taj Mahal property will reopen June 28, with promise to focus on...
article Who’s playing Hard Rock A.C.? Glad you asked
(Atlantic City) -- The lineup for the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City, as released by Hard Rock officials Wednesday and gathered from listings already on...

4/17/2018

article Jim Allen on the creation of the Hard Rock dynasty
(Las Vegas) -- You’ve been in the casino industry since 1979, so how has the landscape changed in the time you have been working? And do you prefer the situation...
article Hard Rock Atlantic City site approval on CRDA agenda
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City on Tuesday will seek preliminary and final site approval for its $500 million Boardwalk project from the...

4/12/2018

article Hard Rock Casino in Sioux City pays penalty for underage gambling violation
(Iowa) -- The Hard Rock Casino in Sioux City agreed to a penalty today from the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission for allowing minor to gamble.
article State panel fines Hard Rock Sioux City $20,000K for underage gambler
(Iowa) -- The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission on Thursday received notice of a stipulated agreement with Sioux City's Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in which the...
press release VizExplorer solution for Rocksino
(Ohio) -- VizExplorer, a provider of operational intelligence solutions to the gaming industry, has signed an agreement to deploy its marketing campaign management...

4/11/2018

article Hard Rock AC to announce opening date next Wednesday
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock International is preparing to host a press conference on April 18th to reveal the opening date for their new Atlantic City casino, along...
article Hulk Hogan, Fifth Harmony headed to Seminole Hard Rock
(Florida) -- Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino (1 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 800-937-0010, SeminoleHardRockHollywood.com) is hosting big events in the next couple of...

4/10/2018

article Hard Rock Atlantic City Adds To Anticipation, Gives The Community A Sneak Peek
(Atlantic City) -- The event was meant to give attendees the opportunity to sign up for Wild Card Rewards memberships. Signing up would enter them into a prize draw for...
article Hard Rock Atlantic City to announce grand opening and entertainment lineup next week
(Atlantic City) -- Executives from the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City will officially announce the resort’s grand opening date and entertainment lineup...

4/9/2018

article Hard Rock 'Rocksino' deal in place for $1.06 billion
(Ohio) -- A $1.06 billion deal is reportedly in place for the sale of the Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park in Ohio.

4/6/2018

article Hard Rock Atlantic City Is Giving Us A Preview Of The Finished Product
(Atlantic City) -- The summer is fast approaching, and the excitement is building in Atlantic City. Summertime is when The Boardwalk thrives, but this summer is going to...

4/5/2018

article Hard Rock Atlantic City Commits To Being A ‘Good Neighbor’ With The Community
(Atlantic City) -- One might think buying a shuttered casino, spending $500 million on renovations, and committing to 200 live music acts per year was enough to make...
article Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa making way for new expansion
(Oklahoma) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa is making way for a new expansion by beginning demolition of the resort’s oldest structure on April 12. Over the...
press release Hard Rock International Appoints Todd Hricko as Senior Vice President & Head of Global Hotel Development
(Florida) -- Hard Rock International announces the promotion of Todd Hricko to senior vice president & head of global hotel development, where he will oversee the...
press release Hricko promoted to global hotel development role at Hard Rock
(Florida) -- Hard Rock International has promoted Todd Hricko to the role of senior vice president and head of global hotel development. In the new position he will...
article Lost Theme Parks: South Carolina’s Hard Rock Park
(South Carolina) -- On April 15, 2008, rock and roll was supposed to have a permanent place among the world’s amusement parks. Hard Rock Park (later Freestyle...
press release NetEnt inks agreement with Hard Rock Hotel Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Online casino and gaming provider NetEnt, has announced the signing of a customer agreement with gaming operator Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic...

4/4/2018

article Exclusive Interview with Hard Rock Japan CEO Ed Tracy on Japan IR/Casino Bid
(Japan) -- Ed Tracy is the CEO of Hard Rock Japan, a subsidiary of hotel, casino, and café chain giant Hard Rock International created to support the company’s bid...

4/2/2018

article Hard Rock preview center shows off memorabilia at Tanger Outlets
(Atlantic City) -- With the grand opening of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City fast approaching, the resort unveiled a new preview center Monday in the...
article VIDEO: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino To Open Preview Center At Tanger Outlets In AC
(Atlantic City) -- You can get a glimpse of what to expect when the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino opens its doors this summer.
article Hard Rock adds Counting Crows and +Live+ to Battery Park line-up
(Iowa) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino announced Monday that rock bands Counting Crows and +Live+ will perform at Battery Park on Sept. 15.
article Heart's Ann Wilson brings solo show to the Hard Rock Rocksino
(Ohio) -- Ann Wilson and her sister, Nancy, grew up as "military brats," daughters of a Marine. As such, they were used to constant change.
article Ringo Starr, Melissa Etheridge coming to Hard Rock Rocksino
(Ohio) -- The Hard Rock Rocksino has strengthened its summer roster with two legendary musicians: Ringo Starr and Melissa Etheridge.
press release Hard Rock Casino apologizes & removes “Hindu Pizza” after Hindu protest
(Dominican Republic) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana (Dominican Republic), which  had a “Hindu Pizza” on its menu containing “...

3/31/2018

article Casino Job Fair In Atlantic City Targets Veterans
(Atlantic City) -- Veterans looking for a job may want to get ready for a job fair in Atlantic City later this month, targeted specifically to them. The date? April 19...

3/30/2018

article Hard Rock Atlantic City to open preview center in Tanger Outlets
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Atlantic City is setting the stage for their opening this summer by opening a preview center at Tanger Outlets The Walk on...
article Judge Proposes Franchisee Pay Hard Rock Café $732K in Attorney Fees, Costs
(Florida) -- In a long, hard-fought legal dispute between franchisee and franchisor, a Florida federal judge recommended that the franchisee pay Hard Rock Café a total...
article Hip Hop Easter brunch at Hard Rock Cafe
(Hawaii) -- Hard Rock Café Honolulu is inviting customers to hip hop on over for a special Easter celebration with 'Buno' the Easter bunny himself on Saturday,...

3/29/2018

article Hard Rock Atlantic City names VP of outreach
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City officials say they want to be more than just another resort destination in the city — they want to...
article In The Race To Succeed, Will It Be Hard Rock Atlantic City Or Ocean Resort Casino?
(Atlantic City) -- It’s been a rough half-decade for Atlantic City. The once bustling gambling town shuttered several casinos and found itself in severe financial...
article Atlantic City Hard Rock names VP of outreach
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City officials say they want to be more than just another resort destination in the city — they want to...
article Hard Rock Unveils Daytona Beach Hotel
(Florida) -- The 200-room Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach has debuted, the fourth of the brand in Florida. The beachfront hotel is just over a mile from the iconic Daytona...
article WSOP Circuit Hard Rock Concludes Stop in Tulsa
(Oklahoma) -- Latest stop on the WSOP Circuit was the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Tulsa in Oklahoma from March 15-26, with the series featured 12 ring events with buy-ins...

3/28/2018

article Hard Rock AC Putting Final Pieces In Place After Nearly A Decade Of Planning
(Atlantic City) -- In March 2017, Hard Rock International let the world know it had bought the recently-closed Trump Taj Mahal. It also announced it was making plans to...
article George Lopez bringing stand-up comedy show to Hard Rock
(Oklahoma) -- Grammy-nominated comedian, actor and author George Lopez will bring his stand-up comedy tour to The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa on...
article Man gets probation for using counterfeit cash at casino
(Iowa) -- A Le Mars man has been given two years of probation for using counterfeit cash at a Sioux City casino. Woodbury County District Court records say 27-year-old...

3/26/2018

article Hard Rock casino developer starts new program to train construction workers
(Atlantic City) -- Four months ago, Shaim Russell knew nothing about carpentry.“I could hang up a picture in the house, banging a nail into the wall,” the 31...
article Charlie Adkins leads the Final Ten of the Tulsa Hard Rock Main Event
(Oklahoma) -- There were 110 players to start the day at the Tulsa Hard Rock Main Event and when Day 2 came to a close, only 10 players remained. Charlie Adkins was on...
article K-Pop convention coming to Metro Vancouver
(British Columbia) -- Metro Vancouver’s first K-Pop Convention rolls into the region May 19 and 20 at Coquitlam’s Hard Rock Casino.
press release Fifth Harmony At Hard Rock Event Center
(Florida) -- Worldwide multi-platinum group Fifth Harmony will perform at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. at the resort’s new Hard Rock...

3/23/2018

article Put 'em up at the Hard Rock
(Florida) -- On Saturday, March 17, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino hosted Alliance MMA’s Shogun Fights. The fight night had 11 mixed-martial arts bouts...

3/22/2018

article Report: All friends, even family, turned in Hard Rock Casino suspect
(Florida) -- With friends like these, Dirk Davis doesn’t need enemies. According to federal court documents, Davis is the man who robbed the Seminole Hard Rock...

3/21/2018

article Serena launches Miami Open site construction at Hard Rock Stadium
(Florida) -- Serena Williams launched the construction of the new Miami Open venue at Hard Rock Stadium on Monday, the location that will host future editions of the...
article Poker Veteran Wins First WSOP Circuit Gold Ring at Hard Rock Tulsa
(Oklahoma) -- Josef Tittjung, a poker regular from Oklahoma, won his first WSOP Circuit gold ring last night after taking down a $365 No-Limit Hold’em Double Stack...

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