Rockford has asked for them, now they are here. Rockford's Hard Rock Casino Opening Act officially has table games! HARDROCKCASINOROCKFORD

I was invited to attend a "soft opening" on Monday night at "Hard Rock Casino Rockford" and the tables were rockin'. Cheap Trick's Rick Nielsen was sitting in on a few hands of poker and loving it!

Live Blackjack, 3 Card Poker, and Ultimate Texas Hold’em are available beginning today. The hours of operation for live table games will be 10 a.m. to midnight Sunday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 2 a.m. on Friday and Saturday.

“We are thrilled to offer this highly requested amenity to our casino floor, we are extremely proud of the hard work our team dedicated to make it happen for our guests, and we thank the Illinois Gaming Board staff for working with us to bring live table games to Rockford.” “As demand grows, more tables, game types and team members are inevitable, our second Table Games Dealer School will begin soon with more to follow as we continue to add to our team.” - Geno Iafrate, Hard Rock Rockford President

With the table games come more growth for Hard Rock Casino Rockford. The addition of live table games resulted in more than 20 new employment positions at the Rockford casino, bringing the current team member count to approximately 300. The casino continues to draw a steadily increasing and impressive numbers of guests, tourists, and tax revenue for the state and local communities.

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