The $135 million casino held its grand opening on Tuesday morning to a line of hundreds of excited gamblers. According to casino officials, almost every seat at the slots and tables were full just an hour after the Missouri casino opened its doors.
The new casino features 41,000 square feet of gaming floor with nearly 1,000 slot machines and dozens of table games. The casino also created over 700 jobs for local workers.
The Isle casino is the 13th casino to open in the state and it joins Isle’s other Missouri casino, Lady Luck Caruthersville.