The legendary Horseshoe Hammond Casino is Chicagoland’s number one destination for 21-and-over gambling, dining, and casino entertainment. The casino is just minutes off the Chicago skyway and is located adjacent to the Marina for easy access.
According to Wikipedia, Horseshoe Casino has over 350,000 square feet of gaming space, and currently has over 3,000 slot machines (including over 250 video poker machines) and 100 gaming tables. The high limit gaming room features 125 machines in denominations up to $1,000 and is centered around an acrylic horseshoe statue.
Horseshoe is home to the largest poker room in the Midwest, featuring 34 tables at all limits, and including a private poker area, Benny’s Back Room, named for the founder of the original Horseshoe in downtown Las Vegas, Benny Binion.
Horseshoe regularly hosts poker tournaments, including the World Series of Poker Chicago Regional and Chicago Poker Classic. The WSOP regional is the largest regional in the United States.