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Hard Rock Sioux City gaming revenue grew by 5 percent in last fiscal year

After a one-year dip, revenue at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City grew by 5 percent in the recently completed fiscal year. Betters left behind $80.9 million at the Hard Rock in the 12 months ending June 30, compared to $77 million for the previous year, according to annual reports filed with the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission.

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8/22/2019

article Hard Rock to begin sports betting operations in mid-September, mobile betting coming later
(Iowa) -- State regulators on Thursday approved the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's new sportsbook, but the Sioux City casino won't start taking its first bets on...
article Seminole Hard Rock Using VR to Maximize $1.5 Billion Expansion
(Florida) -- As part of the $1.5 billion expansion of the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Florida, the company teamed up with HTC VIVE virtual reality to save...
article VR boosts design of Hard Rock expansion
(Florida) -- HTC Vive’s Vive Pro HMDs and the Vive virtual-reality platform were used in the design and development of a $1.5 billion expansion of the The Seminole...
press release Hard Rock International Appoints David Pellow To Senior Vice President Of Company Cafe Operations
(Florida) -- Hard Rock International today announced the appointment of David Pellow to Senior Vice President of Company Cafe Operations. Pellow, who has been with Hard...

8/21/2019

article Winnebago County committee approves supporting I-39/90 as casino location
(Illinois) -- The Winnebago County Economic Development Committee took action Tuesday to approve sending a motion to the full county board supporting the I-39/90...
article City Of Rockford To Consider Casino Sites
(Illinois) -- The City of Rockford has a new casino in the works, and officials will soon evaluate possible sites and construction plans. State government is granting...
article Rockford Park District Board Votes to Support Hard Rock Casino
(Illinois) -- We may still be a couple of months away from the deadline for Rockford to make their official recommendation to the Illinois Gaming Board about where they...
article Rockford Park District throws support behind a Hard Rock casino
(Illinois) -- The Rockford Park District is the lates governing board in Winnebago County to throw its support behind a potential Hard Rock casino development, according...
article Winnebago County committee approves supporting I-39/90 as casino location
(Wisconsin) -- The Winnebago County Economic Development Committee took action Tuesday to approve sending a motion to the full county board supporting the I-39/90...
article Gaming technology expert Lyle Bell dies at 69 in Florida
(Florida) -- A longtime gaming executive specializing in information technology and credited with developing gaming systems that networked with slot machines has died....

8/20/2019

article Rezoning approval postponed for planned Hard Rock Casino
(Indiana) -- The City Council’s rezoning approval for the planned Hard Rock Casino project has been postponed a week. Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson said the...
article City Of Rockford To Consider Casino Sites
(Illinois) -- The City of Rockford has a new casino in the works, and officials will soon evaluate possible sites and construction plans. State government is granting...

8/19/2019

article Hard Rock to salute heroes in September
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City announced today that they will be presenting a “Celebrate America Parade,” a salute to heroes...

8/18/2019

article Hard Rock, Ocean find footing after one year in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- July’s casino revenue figures provided the first glimpse of how the two new kids on the Boardwalk are faring after one year, and the results...

8/16/2019

article "One of a Kind!" Frankie Valli LIVE! at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino
(Atlantic City) -- Strolling the Atlantic City, NJ boardwalk this Friday, August 2, 2019 evening, visitors can see the blue Atlantic and smell the salt air as they hear...
article Exploring The Legacy Of Elvis Presley
(Atlantic City) -- Friday marks the 42nd anniversary of the death of music legend Elvis Presley. Last year, Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson spoke to Eugene Jarecki,...
press release Jo Koy brings comedy tour to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tulsa
(Oklahoma) -- Stand-up sensation Jo Koy launches his “Just Kidding World Tour” and makes a stop at The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Tulsa on 9...
press release Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood Announces New Culinary Offerings
(Florida) -- The highly anticipated $1.5 billion expansion of Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood is one step closer to the Oct. 24, 2019 grand opening with...

8/15/2019

article Hard Rock Casino group to open downtown information center
(Illinois) -- The group of investors that wants to build a casino on the far-east side will host a grand opening of the Hard Rock Casino Rockford Information Center...
article Hard Rock opens casino information office in Rockford
(Illinois) -- As Hard Rock International continues its push for a casino in Rockford, the group opened an informational office downtown. The center, which opened on...
article Letter: I-90 location for Hard Rock Casino is ideal
(Illinois) -- Supporters of the Hard Rock Casino are not against downtown, but against locating it in downtown. I live near downtown and love the critical mass and blend...

8/14/2019

article A closer look: Interior and exterior renderings of Hard Rock Casino Gary
(Indiana) -- Spectacle Entertainment officials on Tuesday presented these renderings of the planned Hard Rock Casino Gary to members of the Gary Common Council's...
article Region's new Hard Rock Casino to be 'first quality all the way'
(Indiana) -- Visitors to the Hard Rock Casino Gary, when it opens on or after Dec. 31, 2020, will pass by a huge, neon-lit guitar at the main entrance to the first land-...
press release Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain Now Accepting Reservations
(California) -- Nearing its fall 2019 opening, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain will begin booking room reservations starting August 15, 2019 at...

8/13/2019

press release Seminole Hard Rock Tampa awards $1.4 million in jackpots
(Florida) -- Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa has had three lucky guests claim Wide Area Progressive jackpots over the last four weeks, totaling more than $1....

8/12/2019

article BLOG: Pregnancy Helps Jason Mercier Win Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Title
(Florida) -- Positive omens and a pregnant wife have helped Jason Mercier win his first live event in two years at the 2019 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open.

8/11/2019

article Ground to be broken for island’s first casino hotel
(Jamaica) -- Jamaica’s venture into the gaming sector is now official, following news that the world-famous Hard Rock Café and Hotel will be setting up shop in...

8/9/2019

article Hard Rock Hollywood opens new food court, center bar and bigger Bol restaurant
(Florida) -- The dining and drinking changes keep coming at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Hollywood as a massive new guitar-shaped hotel prepares to open in...
press release All Star Performers Share Their Dominican Republic Experience at Hard Rock Hotel Punta Cana
(Dominican Republic) -- American Idol & Dancing with the Stars performers at the Hard Rock Hotel Punta Cana share their experience of living and performing in the...

8/4/2019

article Casino Manager Reacts To Sports Betting Rules
(Iowa) -- Casino operators say they are anxious to get sports betting underway after the Racing and Gaming Commission approved the emergency rules setting the start date...
article Hard Rock Cafe: 15 Surprising Facts You Didn’t Know
(Florida) -- The Hard Rock Cafe is one of the most iconic restaurants in the world. Famous celebrities have flocked to it over the years. Here MusicSnake Magazine...

8/2/2019

article Rockford coalition announces proposal for downtown site with casino, aquarium
(Illinois) -- A Rockford coalition has announced a proposal for a downtown casino and aquarium, as the deadline for proposals to the city approaches. The Rock River West...
article Man Returns Lost Wallet to Post Office, Ends Up in Handcuffs
(Florida) -- Vincent Mendieta thought that his night of loss had come to an end after gambling in the early morning hours of Christmas Eve. He packed up his things to...
article A Hard Rock Cafe is coming to North Jersey
(New Jersey) -- Hard Rock Cafe will open a restaurant inside the 3-million-square-foot American Dream mall in the Meadowlands. A spokeswoman for the brand declined to...
article A Hard Rock Cafe is coming to North Jersey
(New Jersey) -- Hard Rock Cafe will open a restaurant inside the 3-million-square-foot American Dream mall in the Meadowlands. A spokeswoman for the brand declined to...
article Hard Rock Hotel and Casino hiring 1,300 employees ahead of fall opening
(California) -- Construction on Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain in Wheatland is entering the final stages, which means the focus is now turning...

8/1/2019

article Hard Rock Hotel & Casino hosting culinary career fair Aug. 7
(Oklahoma) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa is heating up the kitchen by searching for the newest members of its award-winning staff. The region’s...
article Hard Rock Unveils The King’s Prized 24-Karat Grand Piano At Entrance Opening
(Florida) -- The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino team are hard at work as they kick off a new grand entrance way that is just a sneak peek for the huge renovation...
article My View: Hard Rock’s casino proposal has serious potential
(Illinois) -- Like many of you, I was both surprised and delighted that the state of Illinois finally granted Rockford the right to open a casino. I also have been very...

7/31/2019

article BLOG: How Do You Build A Guitar-Shaped Hotel? Ask Jessica Chen
(Florida) -- Jessica Chen remembers the first time she heard that the Seminole Tribe was going to commission a $1.5B, 35-story hotel in the shape of a guitar, and that...

7/30/2019

article Hard Rock Casino Gary clears zoning board hurdle
(Indiana) -- The fate of the Hard Rock Casino Gary now is in the hands of the Gary Common Council. On Tuesday, the Gary Board of Zoning Appeals unanimously endorsed the...
article Hard Rock's Sportsbook opening delayed
(Iowa) -- The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission held a meeting on Tuesday approving the rules to allow sports gambling in Iowa. The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux...

7/29/2019

article Hard Rock Casino Gary to be built in two phases
(Indiana) -- The proposed $400 million new Hard Rock Casino Gary will be built in two phases. The casino will open by 2021 and it will be connected to a hotel and...

7/27/2019

article OP/ED: Hard Rock Hotel Casino could benefit tribe, Kern
(California) -- The Tejon Indian Tribe has cleared a major hurdle in its effort to build a massive hotel and casino complex at the foot of the Grapevine in Kern County....
article Gallery: David Ball performs at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino's Track 5
(Oklahoma) -- David Ball performs at The Hard Rock Hotel and Casino's Track 5 on July 26, 2019.

7/26/2019

article PHOTOS: You'll soon be able to sleep in a guitar hotel in Florida
(Florida) -- The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood in Florida is undergoing a $1.5 billion expansion, including 638 rooms in what's being touted as the...

7/25/2019

article Hard Rock Hotel Los Cabos
(Mexico) -- The new Hard Rock Hotel Los Cabos is now officially open. The new, 639-room all-inclusive resort is the first of Hard Rock's all-inclusives that is an...
article What’s new at Hard Rock Stadium in 2019 — and why your drive home should be easier
(Florida) -- Getting home from Dolphins games can be a challenge. But it should be easier and faster in 2019 with new tunnels and bridges designed to improve traffic...

7/24/2019

article Hard Rock guitar hotel starts taking reservations today for grand opening
(Florida) -- The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino complex in Hollywood started taking reservations Wednesday for its guitar-shaped hotel to ensure a full house for...
article The World's First Guitar-shaped Hotel Is Now Accepting Reservations
(Florida) -- The door to living out your rock ‘n’ roll fantasy is about to swing open. The Hard Rock Hotel in Hollywood, Florida — also known as the...
article Hard Rock Casino Gary to be built in two phases
(Indiana) -- Hard Rock Casino Gary will have an attached hotel and parking garage, in addition to the Region’s second-largest casino, a sports book, numerous bars...
article Hard Rock Casino Gary to have twice as many employees as Majestic Star
(Indiana) -- More than twice as many people will work at Hard Rock Casino Gary than currently are employed at the city's Majestic Star casinos.
article Timeline Laid Out for New Hard Rock Casino Gary
(Indiana) -- The Indianapolis-based developer of a proposed Hard Rock Casino in Gary plans to open the gambling venue in 2021. Spectacle Entertainment laid out a...
article Smokey Robinson coming to the new Hard Rock Event Center in Tampa
(Florida) -- Less than a week after its first big headlining concert, Tampa's new Hard Rock Event Center will get its second. Motown legend Smokey Robinson will...

7/21/2019

article Gaga to Elvis: How One Hotel Brand Built a Massive Memorabilia Collection
(Atlantic City) -- One year ago this summer, when the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino opened its doors in Atlantic City, it filled its 150,000 square feet with all of the...

7/20/2019

article Hard Rock would be the ‘best partner’ for a Rockford casino, Cheap Trick guitarist says
(Illinois) -- About 100 invited guests including Rick Nielsen’s family attended an event Tuesday announcing that Hard Rock International wants its name on a casino...

7/19/2019

article Guitar-shaped Hard Rock hotel starts revealing stunning display of lights
(Florida) -- The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is poised to create a visual spectacle with its new massive guitar-shaped hotel — and recent lighting tests...
article Want to stay in the Guitar Hotel? Hard Rock taking reservations next week
(Florida) -- If staying in a guitar-shaped hotel has been a dream of yours, then your dreams are about to come true. The Guitar Hotel tower at the Seminole Hard Rock and...
article $400M Hard Rock Casino Coming to Gary
(Indiana) -- Hard Rock International, one of the world’s iconic global brands will transform the Majestic Star Casinos in Gary’s Buffington Harbor into a $...

7/17/2019

article Plans announced for Hard Rock casino in Rockford, Ill.
(Illinois) -- Hard Rock International CEO Jim Allen and Cheap Trick guitarist Rick Nielsen announced preliminary plans for a proposal of Hard Rock Casino in Rockford,...

7/16/2019

article 'It's the best partner for any community'
(Illinois) -- Dozens of invited guests and Rick Nielsen's children and grandchildren attended the announcement of Hard Rock Casino Rockford on Tuesday at the...
article Cheap Trick’s Rick Nielsen, Hard Rock announce casino pitch
(Illinois) -- The investment group that includes Cheap Trick guitarist Rick Nielsen, along with the chairman of Hard Rock International, on Tuesday announced its...
article Hard Rock announces casino proposal for Rockford; further details forthcoming
(Illinois) -- At an invitation-only announcement today at the site of the former Clock Tower Resort, Jim Allen, chairman and Chief Executive Officer for Hard Rock...
article Hard Rock International announces plans for Rockford casino
(Illinois) -- Rock sensation Rick Nielsen of Cheap Trick helped announce plans Tuesday to bring a Hard Rock Casino to Rockford. Hard Rock International announced its...
article Hard Rock would be the ‘best partner’ for a Rockford casino, Cheap Trick guitarist says
(Illinois) -- About 100 invited guests including Rick Nielsen’s family attended an event Tuesday announcing that Hard Rock International wants its name on a casino...
article Renderings released, preliminary plans announced for Hard Rock casino proposal
(Illinois) -- Hard Rock International CEO Jim Allen and Cheap Trick guitarist Rick Nielsen announced preliminary plans for a proposal of Hard Rock Casino Rockford. Allen...
article Hard Rock Name Planned For New Indiana Casinos
(Indiana) -- The Hard Rock name will going on the new on-land casino being planned in Gary and the same could happen for another proposed in Terre Haute.
article Majestic Star owner requests state approval for Hard Rock Casino move
(Indiana) -- Spectacle Entertainment officially has requested Indiana Gaming Commission approval to replace its two Majestic Star casino boats at Gary's Buffington...
article Air Supply coming to The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in October
(Oklahoma) -- The Hard Rock Hotel and Casino has announced that Air Supply will take the stage at The Joint on October 11. The band is made up of Graham Russell and...
press release Hard Rock Cafe Introduces World's First 24-Karat Gold Leaf Steak Burger™ With A Portion Of Sales To Support Action Against Hunger
(Florida) -- 24-Karat magic is in the air at Hard Rock Cafe! Hard Rock Cafe recently launched the most extensive menu innovation in the history of the brand in locations...

7/15/2019

article Loves Park, Machesney Park leaders weigh in on Rockford casino location
(Illinois) -- As Rockford leaders contemplate the best casino location and proposal, the city’s neighbors to the north are weighing in. Both the Loves Park City...
article Indiana Majestic Star Casino to Become Hard Rock Gary Through $400M Partnership
(Indiana) -- Four months after the Indiana Gaming Commission (IGC) approved the sale of the Majestic Star Casino in Gary to Spectacle Entertainment, the new owners made...
article New Gary casino to be named for manager Hard Rock
(Indiana) -- The owner of the two Majestic Star casinos in Gary’s Buffington Harbor has announced a partnership with Hard Rock International to build its planned casino...

7/14/2019

article New Gary casino to carry 'Hard Rock' brand, theme
(Indiana) -- The new land-based casino in Gary is going to rock. Spectacle Entertainment announced Sunday that it has signed a joint venture agreement with Hard Rock...

7/13/2019

article Hard Rock Casino Rockford announcement planned Tuesday
(Illinois) -- Rick Nielsen, Cheap Trick guitarist, and Jim Allen, chairman and CEO of Hard Rock International, will host an invitation-only announcement at noon Tuesday...

7/12/2019

article Hard Rock Casino coming to Rockford?
(Illinois) -- Are you ready to rock a Rockford casino? Rick Nielsen and Jim Allen, the chairman and CEO of Hard Rock International will be at the former Clock Tower...
article Hard Rock Casino Rockford announcement planned for Tuesday
(Illinois) -- Rick Nielsen, Cheap Trick guitarist, and Jim Allen, chairman and CEO of Hard Rock International, will host an announcement at noon Tuesday to present their...
article Elvis' 24-Karat Gold Piano A Key Feature Of Hard Rock Hotel
(Florida) -- Tampa's Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, currently undergoing a $700 million expansion, is now home to an item that's considered priceless....

7/11/2019

article Massive Hard Rock expansion project hits the home stretch
(Florida) -- More jobs, more hotel rooms and more casino gambling are all coming to Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Tampa as a massive expansion project hits the...
article Seminole Tribe continues to evolve with Tampa casino expansion
(Florida) -- It was the 1980s when the Seminole Tribe of Florida looked to its 30 acres on Orient Road as a potential tourist attraction and source of revenue. "The...
article Tampa’s Hard Rock hotel unwraps shiny new toy: Elvis Presley’s 24-karat gold piano
(Florida) -- James Burton admired the golden piano in the golden atrium from behind a golden rope held up by golden posts. It was an instrument fit for a king — an...
article Country star Keith Urban is playing Hard Rock Tampa’s new 1,500-seat venue this fall
(Florida) -- Tampa’s Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino has been getting a major expansion, and Keith Urban is set to break in its new, 1,500-seat event center...
press release Hard Rock Continues Legacy in London, Announcing Historic Hard Rock Hotel Opening
(London) -- Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos celebrate a historic moment by announcing the opening of Hard Rock Hotel London. The property is Hard Rock's first hotel...

7/10/2019

article This Unbelievable Guitar-Shaped Hotel With A 10-Acre Pool In Florida Will Soon Be Open To The Public
(Florida) -- You might want to skip the Airbnb stay when this hotel in Florida opens to the public. The first-ever Guitar Hotel is a luxury hotel opening on October 24....

7/9/2019

article Hard Rock casino expansions dates set
(Florida) -- Opening dates have been announced for the combined $2.2bn expansions of two Hard Rock destinations in the US state of Florida. The properties involved are...
article Bo Guidry the new President of Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood
(Florida) -- Bo Guidry has been named president of Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood. In his new role, Guidry will be responsible for all operations and...
article Lionel Richie will wow crowds at Hard Rock
(Atlantic City) -- Ooh what a feeling to have Lionel Richie right here at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City. Richie initially found success in the late 1970s as...
press release Hard Rock International Opens The Doors Of Flagship Cafe in The Iconic Piccadilly Circus
(London) -- Hard Rock International recently debuted its new flagship location in London's iconic Piccadilly Circus providing a look into the new brand vision for Hard...

7/8/2019

article Prince William County could get off-track betting site
(Virginia) -- Prince William County may soon get an off-track betting site. According to the Washington Post, Dumfries is pursuing a franchise location of Rosie’s...
article Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Looking To Fill Hundreds Of Positions Monday & Tuesday
(Florida) -- The expanding Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood is looking to fill more than 600 positions during a three-day job fair which began Sunday....
article Seminole Hard Rock Job Fair Looks to Fill Over 600 Positions
(Florida) -- Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood looking to fill over 600 positions in a job fair. The job fair began Sunday but continues through Monday and...

7/7/2019

article Mega-Job Fair Kicks Off At Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
(Florida) -- The expanding Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood is looking to fill more than 600 positions at a three-day job fair. Check-in for the open call...

7/6/2019

article Casino hotel is a rock star in the making
(Florida) -- This guitar-shaped hotel soars 450 feet into the sky, an extravagant glass structure that no one can miss. The Seminole Hard Rock & Casino's...
article Seminole Tribe creates thousands of jobs with $2.2 billion gaming expansion project
(Florida) -- The Seminole Tribe is creating thousands of jobs in Florida as part of a $2.2 billion gaming expansion project at two facilities. The tribe is spending $1.5...

7/4/2019

article Guidry in as President of Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood
(Florida) -- Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood has appointed Bo Guidry as its President. In his new role, he will assume responsibility for all operations...

7/2/2019

article Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino looking to fill over 600 positions during 3-day job fair
(Florida) -- If you are looking for a job, then the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino may have the answer. The hotel and casino is hosting another job fair in hopes...
article Americans Keep Mysteriously Dying While on Vacation in the Dominican Republic
(Dominican Republic) -- In early June, media outlets started to pick up on a worrying trend coming out of the Dominican Republic: Americans are mysteriously dying while...

7/1/2019

article Seminole Hard Rock Casinos in Tampa and Hollywood prepare to open new $2.2 billion expansions
(Florida) -- Seminole Hard Rock shared new details on the massive combined $2.2 billion updates currently under construction in Tampa and Hollywood, Florida. Much of the...
article Hard Rock celebrates their 1 year anniversary with a parade
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Atlantic City Celebrates their 1 Year Anniversary with a Parade on the world famous Atlantic City Boardwalk on Friday June 28, 2019
article VIDEO: Atlantic City Hard Rock Hotel and Casino celebrates its one year anniversary
(Atlantic City) -- Three men are celebrating the one-year milestone of the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, NJ. Jim Allen, chairman at Hard Rock...
article Inside the NFL's efforts to prepare for mass trauma events
(Florida) -- Last year, the NFL made a recommendation that teams to add trauma kits to their safety arsenal. The Miami Dolphins is one of the latest teams to do so --...
article Hard Rock welcomes Toby Keith
(Atlantic City) -- One of country music’s biggest stars, Toby Keith will mosey into Atlantic City Friday night with more than 25 years’ worth of hits under...
article Hard Rock resort owner blames Dominican Republic deaths on ‘different water’
(Dominican Republic) -- The chairman of the Hard Rock resort chain is now claiming that “different water” may have accounted for the mysterious deaths of 13...
article Schumer calls for investigation over American deaths in Dominican Republic
(Dominican Republic) -- Following the death of several American citizens in the Dominican Republic, Sen. Chuck Schumer said Sunday he wants the government to boost its...

6/29/2019

article Hard Rock donates $200K to local organizations, celebrates one year in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino celebrated its one-year anniversary by staying true to the hospitality company’s motto of “Love all, serve...
article Dominican Republic deaths: Hard Rock chairman, where two Americans died, blames illnesses on 'different drinking water'
(Dominican Republic) -- The chairman of a hotel chain in the Dominican Republic has suggested that 'different water' is to blame for Americans falling ill abroad...

6/28/2019

article Hard Rock confirms Florida resorts launch dates
(Florida) -- Seminole Tribe of Florida-owned Hard Rock International has confirmed that the opening dates for its newly combined $2.2 billion expansions of the Seminole...
article Seminole Hard Rock sets opening date for $2.2B expansion projects
(Florida) -- The $2.2 billion expansion of Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's Florida properties will have a grand opening this October. Seminole Hard Rock...
article Hard Rock donates $200K to local organizations, celebrates one year in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino celebrated its one-year anniversary by staying true to the hospitality company’s motto of “Love all, serve...
article Hard Rock turns 1 with $1 million sweepstakes announcement
(Atlantic City) -- If someone wants to be an instant millionaire, they should think about gambling at Hard Rock Hotel Atlantic City this summer. The Atlantic City S.W.A....
article Hard Rock boss suggests 'different water' in the Dominican Republic is to blame for Americans falling ill
(Dominican Republic) -- The chairman of a hotel chain in the Dominican Republic has suggested 'different water' is to blame for Americans falling ill abroad,...
press release Casino’s guitar-shaped hotel is a rock star. Here’s what’s coming for the debut
(Florida) -- This guitar-shaped hotel soars 450 feet into the sky, an extravagant glass structure no one can miss. The Seminole Hard Rock & Casino’s audacious...
press release Hard Rock turns 1 with $1 million sweepstakes announcement
(Atlantic City) -- If someone wants to be an instant millionaire, they should think about gambling at Hard Rock Hotel Atlantic City this summer.The Atlantic City S.W.A.T...

6/27/2019

press release Hard Rock Guitar Hotel To Dazzle Tourists And Casino Guests As Openings Near For $2.2 Billion Hard Rock Florida Projects
(Florida) -- Grand opening dates have been announced for the combined $2.2 billion expansions of the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa and the Seminole Hard...
press release Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa lands 2019 AAA Four Diamond Rating
(Oklahoma) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa has been recognized by the American Automobile Association with one of the travel industry’s most coveted distinctions,...
press release Roy Orbison and Buddy Holly hologram tour come to Tulsa Oct. 20
(Oklahoma) -- Rock and roll pioneers Roy Orbison and Buddy Holly are on tour together for the first time thanks to The Rock ‘n’ Roll Dream Tour presented by BASE...

6/26/2019

article Much has changed in one year at Hard Rock, Ocean casinos
(Atlantic City) -- From ownership changes and restaurant closings to added gaming amenities and capital improvements, neither Hard Rock Hotel & Casino nor Ocean...
article Tourist deaths in the Dominican Republic are sparking concern among travelers
(Dominican Republic) -- Ten known US tourists have died at Dominican Republic resorts, or at the hospital immediately following resort stays — including three...

6/25/2019

article Take a look at the memorabilia at Hard Rock
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City is celebrating its year anniversary on Friday. Take a look at the music memorabilia that property has.

6/24/2019

article Hard Rock Hotel in Dominican Republic, Where 2 Americans Died, to Remove Minibar Liquor Dispensers
(Dominican Republic) -- In the wake of several mysterious deaths of American tourists in the Dominican Republic, the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino is removing their liquor...
article Adam Sandler surprises N.J. kids with pickup game of basketball before Hard Rock show
(Atlantic City) -- Actor and comedian Adam Sandler was no “Waterboy” when he took to the basketball court in New Jersey this weekend. On Friday, Sandler...
article Just Announced: Barr and the Diceman to perform at Hard Rock
(Atlantic City) -- A pair of controversial comedians will head to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City for a one-night-only performance.

6/22/2019

article Dominican Republic’s Hard Rock Hotel to remove liquor dispensers after tourist deaths
(Dominican Republic) -- The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana is removing all liquor dispensers in guestroom minibars after a string of suspicious deaths and...

6/21/2019

article Army Vet, 41, Died Suddenly in Dominican Republic in Same Area as Other American Tourists
(Dominican Republic) -- A 41-year-old Army veteran died suddenly in the Dominican Republic last year, leaving his family to wonder whether his death is linked to the...
article Dominican tourism minister calls spate of deaths 'exaggerated'
(Dominican Republic) -- The Dominican Republic's top tourism official on Friday downplayed as an exaggeration a spate of deaths among American tourists. "It...

6/19/2019

article Tulsa's Hard Rock Hotel And Casino Holds Career Fair
(Oklahoma) -- The Hard Rock Hotel and Casino is looking for people to join their team. They are hosting a career fair Wednesday from 2-6 p.m. inside the Grand Hall of...
article The Growing List of Sick American Visitors to the Dominican Republic Now Includes a Bachelor Alum
(Dominican Republic) -- After returning from a trip to the Dominican Republic, The Bachelor’s Melissa Rycroft is ill, sources tell Page Six. Rycroft, who made it...
press release Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. Announces 2019 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Held Aug. 1 to Aug. 13
(Florida) -- The Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open (SHRPO) will celebrate its seventh season of highly anticipated, top tournament play at South Florida's iconic...

6/18/2019

article Hard Rock casino in sponsorship deal with River Cats
(California) -- The newest tribal casino in the Sacramento region is carving a footprint in the market, and it's not even open yet. The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino...
press release Hard Rock International Names Three Finalists For 2019 Battle Of The Bands Competition
(Florida) -- The stage is set for the ultimate music performance – Hard Rock Cafe's 2019 Battle of the Bands final round competition. Following three...
press release Hard Rock International Names Three Finalists For 2019 Battle Of The Bands Competition
(Florida) -- The stage is set for the ultimate music performance – Hard Rock Cafe's 2019 Battle of the Bands final round competition. Following three...

6/17/2019

article North Beach Branding: Will It Help Atlantic City’s Newest Casinos Gain in Popularity?
(Atlantic City) -- Earlier this month, information surfaced about a rebranding campaign involving the Ocean Casino Resort and Hard Rock Atlantic City, among other...
article Cloward H2O is the aquatic designer for Hard Rock Hollywood expansion
(Florida) -- Cloward H2O is pleased to announce its latest project as the aquatic designer for the new Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida. This is...
press release Hard Rock Cafe Releases "The Golden Solo", Performed On World's First Playable Burger Powered Guitar
(Florida) -- Move over Justin, Lizzo and Ed, the song of the summer is here and it's already racking up awards! To celebrate tomorrow's launch of Hard Rock Cafe...
article Hard Rock Cafe releases ‘The Golden Solo,’ performed on world’s first playable burger guitar
(Florida) -- The one-of-a-kind guitar was crafted by famous guitar maker James Trussart, whose clientele includes Keith Richards, Bob Dylan, Paul Simon, Eric Clapton,...
article New 24-karat gold burger at Hard Rock Cafe
(Worldwide) -- There’s a shiny new release at Hard Rock Cafe and it could mark the music restaurant’s golden era. The 24-karat gold leaf steak burger is the...
article We tried Hard Rock Cafe's new 24-karat gold leaf burger, and we're not convinced it's better than a normal burger
(Florida) -- As part of the launch of its new menu on June 14, Hard Rock Cafe began offering the 24-Karat Gold Leaf Steak Burger. Described by the chain in a press...
article 147 Tourists Report Illness at Hard Rock Casino Punta Cana, Dominican Republic Since Beginning of June — 128 in Past Week
(Dominican Republic) -- Some 147 tourists vacationing in the Dominican Republic have reported recent or historical illnesses while staying at the Hard Rock Punta Cana...
article Steve Harvey is hosting a festival at a Dominican Republic resort where at least 2 US tourists have died in the last year
(Dominican Republic) -- Steve Harvey is hosting a jazz festival in the Dominican Republic in October at the same resort where at least two US tourists have died in the...
article Wife of Man Who Died at Dominican Republic Resort Says Officials 'Recommended' She Cremate Husband
(Dominican Republic) -- A Maryland woman whose husband died while on vacation at a resort in the Dominican Republic says officials “recommended” she cremate...
article Dallas location of iconic Hard Rock Café is set to pull the plug
(Texas) -- The Dallas location of the Hard Rock Café is closing, having reached the end of its 10-year lease.

6/14/2019

article Iowa Regulators Approve Sports Betting Plans For Hard Rock Sioux City, Grand Falls
(Iowa) -- Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission approved sports betting plans for two state casinos – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City and Grand Falls Casino...
article Portion of Third Street to close for parking ramp construction
(Iowa) -- A portion of Third Street will close Tuesday so that a contractor can complete work on a parking ramp that will connect to the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino and...

6/13/2019

article Iowa regulators approve sports betting plans for Hard Rock Sioux City, Grand Falls
(Iowa) -- Two Northwest Iowa casinos received the go-ahead Thursday from state regulators for remodeling projects allowing visitors to wager on professional and college...
article Iowa regulators approve sports betting plans for Hard Rock Sioux City, Grand Falls
(Iowa) -- Two Northwest Iowa casinos received the go-ahead Thursday from state regulators for remodeling projects allowing visitors to wager on professional and college...
article IRGC approves Sports Book plans for Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Grand Falls Casino
(Iowa) -- The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission has approved plans from two Northwest Iowa casinos to add sports gambling facilities. Sioux City's Hard Rock Hotel...
article FBI investigating 3 deaths at same Dominican Republic resort, more tourist deaths reported
(Dominican Republic) -- The FBI is investigating the recent deaths of three Americans at the same resort in the Dominican Republic, according to the U.S. embassy in the...
article Hard Rock AC To Kick Off One Year Anniversary With Parade, Shows, and One Million Dollar Promotion
(Atlantic City) -- On June 28, 2019, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City is excited to kick off their anniversary weekend celebrating their first year with a...

6/12/2019

article Hard Rock casino signs up as Sac Republic FC sponsor
(California) -- A regional tribal casino opening this year has a deal with Sacramento Republic FC. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain, in rural...

6/11/2019

article Sioux City's Hard Rock casino plans $895K renovation for new sportsbook
(Iowa) -- The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Sioux City plans to convert a portion of its existing casino space into a new sportsbook as part of an $895,000 remodeling...
article Man dies at Dominican Republic resort after drinking scotch from minibar, niece says
(Dominican Republic) -- Another American tourist has died in the Dominican Republic: The latest casualty is a California man who fell critically ill at an all-inclusive...

6/10/2019

article New Iowa Sportsbooks Coming To Hard Rock Sioux City And Other Local Casinos
(Iowa) -- It’s been almost one month since the Iowa sports betting bill IA SF 617 was signed into law by Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds and casinos are now lining up...
article Sioux City's Hard Rock casino to propose sports betting plan
(Iowa) -- Two Siouxland casinos are some of the first in Iowa to take steps to incorporate sports betting in their facilities. Governor Kim Reynolds signed the sports...

6/9/2019

article Casino’s guitar-shaped hotel is sure to be a rock star
(Florida) -- This guitar­-shaped hotel soars 450 feet into the sky, an extravagant glass structure that no one can miss. The Seminole Hard Rock &Casino’s...

6/7/2019

article Sioux City's Hard Rock casino plans $895K renovation for new sportsbook
(Iowa) -- The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City plans to convert a portion of its existing casino space into a new sportsbook as part of an $895,000 remodeling...
article Marshall Tucker Band to play The Joint
(Oklahoma) -- Tickets go on sale Thursday, June 13, for the Marshall Tucker Band's upcoming concert at The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa.

6/6/2019

press release Hard Rock International Debuts Its Most Extensive Menu Innovation Headlined By Award-Winning Steak Burgers
(Florida) -- Hard Rock International is announcing its most extensive menu innovation in the company's history with more than 20 new offerings debuting in locations...
press release Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa will debut a new 24-karat gold burger next week
(Florida) -- In honor of Hard Rock Cafe’s Founders’ Day on Friday, June 14, the restaurant is debuting 20 new menu items, one of which is the world’s first edible 24-...
press release Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Lake Tahoe hosting Pride Month celebrations Saturday
(Nevada) -- June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Pride Month, and to celebrate Hard Rock Hotel and Casino is hosting a day filled with pride-...

6/5/2019

article Flo Rida, George Thorogood to headline Saturday in the Park in Sioux City
(Iowa) -- Rapper Flo Rida and blues rocker George Thorogood will headline the 29th annual Saturday in the Park on July 6.
article Juanes to open for Rolling Stones at Hard Rock Stadium
(Florida) -- Colombian rock star Juanes will be the opening performer for the Rolling Stones when the iconic band closes the North American leg of its 2019 No Filter...
press release Hard Rock International Launches On Tour Travel Collection In Partnership With Grown Up Licenses Limited
(Florida) -- Hard Rock International announced a partnership with Grown Up Licenses Limited, one of the world's leading bags, luggage and accessories companies, to...

6/4/2019

article Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino to hire 1,200 people in Tampa
(Florida) -- Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino has been expanding, and now it wants to hire more than 1,000 new employees. The Tampa hotel and casino will host a job...

6/3/2019

article Hard Rock details Arkansas development plans
(Arkansas) -- Hard Rock International is one of five organisations to have submitted an application to develop a casino resort facility within the state of Arkansas,...
article Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino holding job fair to fill 1,200 new positions
(Florida) -- The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tampa is hosting an job fair to hire as many as 1,200 new employees. The fair is being held on Tuesday, June 4...
article World’s first guitar-shaped hotel strikes a chord in Florida
(Florida) -- Set to open in October, the new guitar hotel tower at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in South Florida (costing USD 1.5 billion) will be the world...
press release Hard Rock Sacramento debuts free online gaming
(California) -- Hard Rock Sacramento at Fire Mountain, Hard Rock’s first Vegas-style casino in California, announces its free online social gaming portal is now...

6/2/2019

article The world’s first guitar-shaped hotel is opening in south Florida this fall
(Florida) -- Why stay at a regular multistory hotel when you could stay in a guitar? This fall, the world’s first guitar-shaped hotel will open in South Florida....
article Hard Rock Casino’s new buffet has a full bar, different menu and windows to the water
(Mississippi) -- When the buffet restaurant at Hard Rock Casino Biloxi needed a refresh, it got much more than new decor. The restaurant has a name adjustment —...

6/1/2019

article All-Inclusive Hard Rock Hotels Talks Travel Agents, Promotions and More
(Florida) -- There’s always something new going on with All-Inclusive Hard Rock Resorts. In a recent Q&A with Travelpulse, Jessica Quiñones, Marketing...

5/31/2019

article Hard Rock Casino’s new buffet has a full bar, different menu and windows to the water
(Florida) -- When the buffet restaurant at Hard Rock Casino Biloxi needed a refresh, it got much more than new decor. The restaurant has a name adjustment —...
press release Hard Rock International Announces Partnership With Mercury Phoenix Trust To Honor Freddie Mercury
(Florida) -- Hard Rock International is proud to announce a continuation of its partnership with The Mercury Phoenix Trust, a UK charity created in memory of Freddie...
press release Limitless All-Inclusive at the All-Inclusive Hard Rock Hotels
(Florida) -- Indulge in the very best of paradise using Limitless All-Inclusive, where no matter how many select spa treatments, golf outings, and sunset cruises you...

5/30/2019

article A Bizarre Guitar-Shaped Hotel Rises in South Florida
(Florida) -- Music lovers can soon live out any rock-and-roll accommodation fantasies they may have as the world’s first Guitar Hotel—a 450-foot-tall guitar-...
article Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Florida looks to hire 1,200
(Florida) -- Looking for a job? The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood is looking to hire 1,200 new full-time, part-time and on-call team members. The...
article The Hard Rock Hotel’s Breathe pool keeps summer afloat
(Florida) -- It’s not yet June and there’s already a “last days of summer” sensation flowing throughout the Hard Rock Hotel’s 5-acre pool...
article The World’s First Guitar-Shaped Hotel Is Opening In Florida And It Has 20 Different Bars
(Florida) -- No, your eyes aren't deceiving you-beginning October 2019, you'll be able to stay inside a 450-foot-tall guitar-shaped hotel that looks out over a...

5/29/2019

article Seminole Hard Rock seeks 1,200 new workers for guitar-hotel expansion
(Florida) -- The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood is seeking more than 1,200 new workers for its expanded resort and 450-foot guitar-shaped hotel. A...

5/27/2019

article New Guitar-Shaped Hotel to Open Oct 24
(Florida) -- Community leaders got a preview of the new Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino 12 story hotel tower shaped like a guitar. Executives and leaders of the...

5/26/2019

article ICYMI: Casino’s guitar-shaped hotel is a rock star. Here’s what’s coming for the debut
(Florida) -- This guitar-shaped hotel soars 450 feet into the sky, an extravagant glass structure that no one can miss. The Seminole Hard Rock & Casino’s...

5/24/2019

article Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood expansion
(Florida) -- Construction is almost completed at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood and is scheduled to open on October 24th.
article Hard Rock's First Guitar-shaped Hotel Will Have Swim-up Suites and a 7,000-seat Concert Venue
(Florida) -- Sure, your hotel might be nice, but does it rock? The Hard Rock chain of hotels and casinos are pretty much dedicated to making guests feel like rock stars...
article Kristin Chenoweth cancels Hard Rock show after previous postponement
(Florida) -- In a statement, the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino announced, "Due to illness, Kristin Chenoweth’s performance at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel...
article Miami Dolphins announce change to Hard Rock Stadium exit/entry strategy
(Florida) -- If you have ever been to Hard Rock Stadium to watch a Miami Dolphins game or any other game or event you will know the pain it is of leaving the stadium...

5/23/2019

article Iowa legalizes sports betting, with start likely before football season
(Iowa) -- The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City and other casinos in Iowa can start taking legal wagers on college and professional sports starting this summer,...
article BLOG: Of Course They’re Opening A Guitar-Shaped Hotel In Florida
(Florida) -- You may have seen your fair share of crazy ‘Florida Man’ headlines over the past few years, and it’s turned into something of an internet...
article Casino’s guitar-shaped hotel is a rock star. Here’s what’s coming for the debut
(Florida) -- This guitar-shaped hotel soars 450 feet into the sky, an extravagant glass structure that no one can miss. The Seminole Hard Rock & Casino’s...
article Guitar-shaped hotel to open soon at Seminole Hard Rock
(Florida) -- A new South Florida landmark is nearly ready to open for business. Starting July 24, the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino will begin accepting...
article VIDEO: Ted Scouten Update On Seminole Hard Rock's New Guitar Shaped Hotel
(Florida) -- Ted Scouten got a tour today of the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino's new guitar shaped hotel in Hollywood.
article The guitar-shaped Hard Rock hotel is closer to opening. We finally have a date
(Florida) -- The giant guitar-shaped hotel is one step closer to reality, whether you want it to be or not. And now we have an opening date. When the Seminole Hard Rock...

5/20/2019

article VIDEO: Hard Rock Intl. Chairman on first-ever guitar-shaped hotel, sports betting outlook
(Florida) -- The Hard Rock Hotel is expanding. The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida is working on a new $1.5 billion dollar project -- including...
article Guillermo Reyes Wins 2019 Seminole Hard Rock May Deep Stack Outright for $41,412
(Florida) -- The 2019 Seminole Hard Rock May Deep Stack Poker Series Event #1: $350 DeepStack NLH attracted 767 entries over three starting flights, and on Monday the...
article Collective Soul and Gin Blossoms head to Hard Rock for a double dose of ’90s nostalgia
(Atlantic City) -- Back in the mid-'90s, modern rock ruled the radio. The arrival of grunge a few years earlier had led to an explosion in alt-flavored rock, and it...

5/17/2019

article Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City expects to add sports betting by August
(Iowa) -- Hard Rock is working with an architect to design a permanent home for a sportsbook inside the casino. Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission's rules would...
article Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino to hire 1,200 employees in Tampa
(Florida) -- Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino wants to hire as many as 1,200 employees in Tampa. The move comes following a $700 million expansion of the casino,...
article Seminole Hard Rock ramps up hiring for $700M expansion, looks to add 1,200
(Florida) -- The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa is looking to hire over 1,000 new employees as a result of its $700 million expansion. The expansion project...
article Meet the Grey Eagle concierge who moonlights as a movie stunt double
(Calgary) -- Shane Hoof's ability to make people feel welcome is no stunt. Hoof was one of several Calgarians recognized by Tourism Calgary this week for going above...
press release Hard Rock Hotels to Open to the Beat of Barcelona
(Spain) -- Hard Rock International continues growing its European hotel portfolio, announcing the development of Hard Rock Hotel Barcelona. The brand is set to bring its...

5/16/2019

press release Hard Rock's New Travel Collection Includes Luggage, Soft Bags and Accessories
(Florida) -- Hard Rock International today announced a partnership with Grown Up Licenses Limited, one of the world's leading bags, luggage and accessories companies...

5/14/2019

article Experience Hendrix Tour bringing music artists to Hard Rock
(Oklahoma) -- The “Experience Hendrix Tour” is bringing a critically acclaimed concert experience to The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Oct. 19.

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