According to officials at the Missouri casino, starting Sunday half of the current Harrah’s Casino will be closed. Once it reopens, it will then be known as the Hollywood Casino. The rest of the casino is expected to be redone by November 6.
The casinos new owner, Penn National Gaming, will be putting about $61 million into the rebranding project over the next six to nine months. Updates will include new slot machines and a new nightclub.
Harrah’s was sold to Penn National in May for $610 million. Penn National also owns the Argosy Alton casino, The M Resort Spa Casino in Nevada, and Hollywood Casinos in both Joliet, Illinois and Baton Rouge.