About Rivers Casino Des Plaines
The establishment of Rivers Casino in Illinois was made possible by Midwest Gaming and Entertainment LLC, which secured an operating license from the Illinois Gaming Board in 2008.
Strategically positioned adjacent to the Tri-State Tollway, at the intersection of Devon Avenue and Des Plaines River Road, the casino quickly gained a reputation for excellence.
In 2019, Churchill Downs Inc acquired a 62 percent stake in the casino, solidifying its position as the majority owner. Rivers Casino has continuously expanded its appeal, offering an extensive selection of table games and popular slot machines.
Furthermore, the casino provides an inviting ambiance for relaxation after engaging in thrilling gaming sessions. Multiple dining options are also available, ensuring patrons can savor fresh and delectable cuisine.
Rivers Casino Des Plaines and BetRivers Sportsbook partnership
Rivers Casino Des Plaines has formed a strategic partnership with BetRivers Sportsbook in Illinois, operated by Rush Street Interactive IL (RSI IL), an affiliate of Rush Street Gaming.
This collaboration, initiated in 2020, marked Rivers Casino Des Plaines as the first casino in Illinois to accept legal sports bets.
The management of Rivers Casino and BetRivers falls under the joint purview of Midwest Gaming and Entertainment. Furthermore, these entities proudly serve as official partners of the Chicago Bears.
Visitors must be 21 years and above to partake in sports betting at Rivers Casino.
Which sports can I bet on at Rivers Casino Des Plaines?
Sports enthusiasts can delight in the diverse array of betting options available at Rivers Casino Des Plaines.
The casino offers a comprehensive selection of sports in partnership with BetRivers, including football, basketball, baseball, soccer, and hockey.
Football enthusiasts can access updated odds for major events like the Football World Cup, Premier League, Champions League, and various European leagues.
Basketball aficionados can place bets on popular tournaments such as the NBA and NCAA, while baseball lovers can engage in wagering on the MLB, including both the National and American Leagues.
Soccer fans can enjoy year-round betting opportunities, with the BetRivers Sportsbook providing valuable tips and insights. Ice hockey enthusiasts can also participate in wagering during notable events like the Stanley Cup championship.
Other types of gambling options at Rivers Casino
Beyond its sports betting offerings, Rivers Casino boasts an impressive array of gaming options: