“We want to bring something special to a region so rich in music history and are proud this location will launch the ‘Rocksino’ brand,” said chairman of Hard Rock International Jim Allen.
“Hard Rock is committed to building the premier entertainment and gaming destination in the area,” said Allen. “The Rocksino is sure to become a the premiere entertainment and gaming destination in the Midwest.”
The Ohio casino will be free standing and offer only slots, with 2,300 slots or VLTs. There will also be a Hard Rock Live music venue which will hold up to 2,600 guests and feature live music and other forms of entertainment and multiple dining options, including a Hard Rock Cafe.
The new casino is set to open in December.