April 5, 2001 - Casino Guest Turns $1 into $113,000
Majestic Star Casino's Progressive Slot Pays off Huge
Buffington Harbor, Ind. - It was quite an exciting day for a very lucky Majestic Star Casino guest. On Monday, March 26, a Club Majestic member from Schererville, Ind., struck it rich on one of the casino's dollar slot machines. The popular 10x Pay, a progressive jackpot game, paid out over $113,000 to the Indiana resident.
"This jackpot has been building for some time and we've been expecting it to hit," said Mark Bennett, Director of Slots. "Progressive games have become extremely popular because the jackpots can become enormous. It's always exciting when one of our guests wins a payout of this magnitude."
The casino's other progressive jackpots are also climbing high to exciting levels:
Caribbean Stud Poker...................$153,000
Majestic Star Casino is located at Buffington Harbor in Gary, Indiana - just 25 minutes from Chicago. Buffington Harbor is the only casino facility in Indiana with 30-minute boarding periods every hour. All other casinos in Indiana board once every two hours.