Casino Queen Marquette Donated More Than $2,700 to Aid Children and Families in Need During the Holidays
Marquette, Iowa – March 13, 2023 – Casino Queen Marquette, a picturesque riverboat casino located on the banks of the Mississippi River at 100 Anti Monopoly St., collected more than $2,700 during the holiday season to donate to local children and families in need.
From October through December, Casino Queen Marquette raised a total of $2,791 to donate to Operation Santa, a program led by the Prairie du Chien Rotary that donates toys, clothing, food and more to families facing financial hardship and need of a helping hand during the holidays. Casino Queen Marquette team members raised funds through their Jeans Day Friday initiative, which encourages team members to donate to a selected cause. Casino guests were able to support the fundraiser through ticket donation boxes located in the casino.
More information about Casino Queen Marquette is on the website at www.casinoqueenmarquette.com.
About Casino Queen Marquette, Inc.
A picturesque riverboat casino on the banks of the Mississippi River, Casino Queen Marquette, Inc.’s thrilling casino spans three decks and is situated on a 31-acre site with stunning scenic bluff views at 100 Anti Monopoly St. The 17,000-square-foot casino features more than 400 machines and two blackjack tables, with several tables offering electronic blackjack, roulette and craps games. Casino Queen’s restaurants span casual with Deli & Chips, a casual walk-up restaurant; Market Street Buffet, a classic buffet experience elevated with fresh local ingredients and seasonal produce; and signature fried chicken and sides at Market Street Home-Style Chicken. More information is available at www.casinoqueenmarquette.com or by calling 563-873-3531. Casino Queen is on social media at Facebook at @Casino-Queen-Marquette and Twitter at @CasinoQueenMQ.
About The Queen Casino & Entertainment
The Queen Casino & Entertainment’s entry into gaming began with DraftKings at Casino Queen. Formerly known as Casino Queen, the property is located across the Mississippi River from St. Louis and has been welcoming visitors since 1993. The company expanded into Marquette, Iowa in 2017, adding Casino Queen Marquette. The Queen Casino & Entertainment expanded into Louisiana with the completed acquisition of Hollywood Casino Baton Rouge from Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. in 2021 and the acquisition of the historic Belle of Baton Rouge from Caesars Entertainment in 2022. A thriving regional gaming company, The Queen Casino & Entertainment is owned by Standard General L.P. More information about The Queen Casino & Entertainment is available on the website at www.thequeengaming.com.
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