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Argosy Casino Alton

Alton, Illinois

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Arlington International Racecourse

Arlington Heights, Illinois

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Balmoral Park Racetrack

Crete, Illinois

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Big D

Clinton, Illinois

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Fairmount Park Racetrack

Collinsville, Illinois

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  • Slot Machines : 1,100
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Grand Victoria Casino Elgin

Elgin, Illinois

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  • Poker Room : 8
  • Slot Machines : 1,135
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  • Slot Machines : 800
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Hawthorne Race Course

Stickney, Illinois

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Hollywood Casino Aurora

Aurora, Illinois

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Rivers Casino Des Plaines

Des Plaines, Illinois

Illinois Casino Information

Illinois has 16 casinos in which you'll find more than 10,852 slots and gaming machines. There are a total of 252 table games. The minimum bet we've found at casinos in Illinois is $0.01 and the maxium bet is $100,000. Click a casino on the left for more information on a particular property.

If you wish to stay at some nice casino hotels in Illinois, visit the Illinois casino hotels page. We actually have 6 Illinois hotels you can book directly from World Casino Directory. Click here to see a list of all Illinois hotels available.

There is poker in Illinois! You will find over 49 live poker tables to play at. You will find the following games in Illinois casinos: No Limit Holdem, Limit Holdem, Omaha, Texas Hold'em, Omaha 8 or Better, Mixed Games. Some Illinois casinos also offer convention centers and meeting spaces. Over the entire town, you will find a total of 44,956 conference sq/ft space in the various casino properties.

Illinois Casino Map

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Illinois Casinos and Gambling Facts

Illinois Casinos and the Biggest Casino City in Illinois

Illinois has a total of 16 casinos and pari-mutuel facilities at your disposal which are spread out across 15 cities throughout the state. The city with the most is Joliet with 2 casinos.

Biggest Casino / Gaming Facility in Illinois

Out of all casinos in Illinois you'll find Hollywood Casino Joliet to be the biggest. It has 1177 gaming machines and 20 table games. You can reach South Point Casino by phone at (815) 744-9400 or by clicking this link: Hollywood Casino Joliet to see its information page.

2nd Biggest Casino / Gaming Facility in Illinois

Coming in second place for largest casino in Illinois is Par-A-Dice Hotel Casino with 1172 gaming machines and 21 table games. This casino can be reached by calling (309) 698-7711 or by clicking this link: Par-A-Dice Hotel Casino to see its information page.

Largest Casino Floor in Illinois

The casino with the largest gaming space in square footage is Rivers Casino Des Plaines with 147,000 square feet of gaming space. Contact Rivers Casino Des Plaines by calling (847) 795-0777 or by clicking here: Rivers Casino Des Plaines Information.

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On December 3, 1818, Illinois was admitted into the union, and was the 5th state to do so. Illinois is also the 5th most populated state in the U.S. The population, as reported in December 2000, was 12,419,293. The state covers an area of 57,918 square miles. Nicknamed the "Prairie State", Illinois is also a Great Lakes state.

With the introduction of the Alton Belle casino, Illinois became the second state to allow riverboat casinos. Argosy's Alton Belle Casino was the first riverboat casino in Illinois, opening its doors in 1991. Now there are 9 major casinos in Illinois, home to riverboat casinos. Taxed at the highest rate in the nation, Illinois casinos have been limited by the government's restrictions and the state is now at the maximum limit for gaming licenses. In spite of restrictions, Illinois casinos still provide guests with a wide range of gaming options to choose from.

All of the casinos offer great gaming from Slots to Blackjack and Roulette. All Illinois riverboat casinos welcome all guests over the age of 21. Illinois casinos offer much more than gambling - they offer a great vacation. They all offer special features that are worth taking a look at, like paddleboats and barges.  Most casinos also make available a great on site dining experience.

Illinois Lottery Results

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GameNumbersNext DrawJackpotTickets
Powerball 14 29 31 56 61, Powerball: 1, Power Play: 2
(Jan 16 draw)
Jan 19 $ 129,000,000
(Jan 19 draw)
Buy
Mega Millions 2 43 48 62 64, Mega Ball: 24, Megaplier: 3
(Jan 18 draw)
Jan 22 $ 82,000,000
(Jan 22 draw)
Buy
Lotto 16 23 34 41 43 51, Extra Shot: 3
(Jan 19 draw)
Jan 21 $ 7,000,000
(Jan 19 draw)
Lucky Day Lotto Midday 1 7 14 23 43
(Jan 19 draw)
Jan 20 none
Lucky Day Lotto Evening 24 27 34 41 43
(Jan 19 draw)
Jan 20 none
Pick 3 Midday 8 1 9
(Jan 19 draw)
Jan 20 none
Pick 3 Evening 4 5 4
(Jan 19 draw)
Jan 20 none
Pick 4 Midday 1 0 3 5
(Jan 19 draw)
Jan 20 none
Pick 4 Evening 3 0 4 2
(Jan 19 draw)
Jan 20 none

Illinois Casino Jobs

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Poker Supervisor (Full Time) *Experience Required at Illinois-Joliet-Harrah's Joliet Casino

Acts as a role model and represents oneself as a credit to Harrah’s and encourages others to do the same. We strive to help individuals make the most of their...

Brand Ambassador at Prairie State Gaming

Penn is highly regarded in the gaming industry for superior promotional campaigns and is a promotional trendsetter implementing the newest technologies in...

Product Release Manager at Everi

All qualified applicants and employees will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, creed, color, national origin,...

PBX Operator/Hotel Front Desk Clerk at Casino Queen

In addition to the essential job functions, the Front Desk Clerk must be physically capable of performing the following essential physical functions....

DEALER SCHOOL at Argosy Casino Alton

Follows game procedures when dealing Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, Poker, Baccarat, and any other form or variation of table games....

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Illinois Casino Stats

Licensed Casinos: 16

Horse Tracks: 5

Table games: 252

Slot machines: 10,852

Poker tables: 49

Off Track Betting: 1

Simulcasting: 4

Cities with Gambling: 15

Casino Hotels: 6

Venues: 13

Restaurants: 51

Minimum Bet: $ 0.01

Maximum Bet: $ 100000

Total Casino sq/ft: 461,119 sq/ft

Total Convention sq/ft: 44,956 sq/ft

Illinois Gambling

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Governed by: Illinois Gaming Board
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