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PEARL RIVER RESORT AWARDS LUCRATIVE JACKPOT WINS
Alabama Natives win jackpots with a combined total of $145,000

CHOCTAW, Miss. (October 13, 2015) – It’s fall, and piles of cash are being won at Pearl River Resort! Two Alabama natives, Randall P. and Dorita C. won huge jackpots with a combined total of $145,000.  Randall P. of Trussville, Alabama was awarded a lucrative jackpot of $100,000 at Silver Star Hotel & Casino. His lucky slot machine was Triple Butterfly Sevens.

The next lucky winner walked away with two identical jackpots on the same day! Dorita C. of Selma, Alabama hit her first jackpot of $22,500 while playing the Triple Double Stars slot machine at Silver Star. To continue her winning streak, she decided to try her luck on Triple Double Stars once again. Soon afterwards, the bells sounded and she was thrilled to discover she had won another $22,500 jackpot.

“It gives us pleasure to see our guests having a great time on our gaming floor. Our team continually works hard to ensure that each of our guests have a wonderful gaming experience,” stated Sonny Johnson, Interim President & CEO of Pearl River Resort. “We would like to congratulate Randall and Dorita on their recent wins!”

 

For more information on Pearl River Resort and its promotions, visit www.pearlriverresort.com or call 1.866.447.3275.

ABOUT PEARL RIVER RESORT

Owned and operated by the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, Pearl River Resort is the South’s premier resort destination. Pearl River Resort’s portfolio of assets includes Silver Star Hotel & Casino, Golden Moon Hotel & Casino, Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, and Geyser Falls Water Theme Park located in Choctaw, Mississippi and Bok Homa Casino located in Sandersville, MS.

 

The Silver Star and Golden Moon Casinos feature a variety of gaming options, hotel rooms, dining options, retail offerings, conference facilities, live entertainment and a full service spa. The all-new Pearl River Resort also offers a new gaming floor with the latest first-in-state slot machines, elevated poker room, remodeled hotel rooms, a stunning video wall, refreshed buffet, updated promenade, and more. Also featured is Dancing Rabbit Golf Club with two championship golf courses and Geyser Falls Water Theme Park. Bok Homa Casino features over 700 slot machines, event center and a fabulous quick serve eatery. 

PEARL RIVER RESORT OPENS NEW RESTAURANT THE BAKERY 

CHOCTAW, MS (September 14, 2015) – Pearl River Resort is pleased to announce the opening of a new restaurant, The Bakery at Silver Star Hotel & Casino. The bakery-café is conveniently located in the Promenade between The Buffet and Stats Bar & Grill. The ribbon cutting ceremony was held on Monday, September 14th at 11am. The Bakery features fresh salads, made-to-order sandwiches, whole bread options, delicious croissants, hot soups, premium espressos, and a variety of cookies and mini-desserts.

 

“We are thrilled to have an opportunity to open another restaurant for our guests to enjoy,” stated Holly Gagnon, President & CEO for Pearl River Resort. “The addition of our new bakery will be a great complement to our other dining experiences here at Pearl River Resort and will definitely add to the wonderful aromas smelled throughout the Promenade.”

 

Restaurant hours of operation will be Sunday through Thursday from 5am to 11pm and Friday and Saturday from 5am to 12am. For more information, call 1.866.447.3275 or visit www.pearlriverresort.com.

ABOUT PEARL RIVER RESORT

Owned and operated by the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, Pearl River Resort is the South’s premier resort destination. Pearl River Resort’s portfolio of assets includes Silver Star Hotel & Casino, Golden Moon Hotel & Casino, Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, and Geyser Falls Water Theme Park located in Choctaw, Mississippi and Bok Homa Casino located in Sandersville, MS.

 

The Silver Star and Golden Moon Casinos feature a variety of gaming options, hotel rooms, dining options, retail offerings, conference facilities, live entertainment and a full service spa. The all-new Pearl River Resort also offers a new gaming floor with the latest first-in-state slot machines, elevated poker room, remodeled hotel rooms, a stunning video wall, refreshed buffet, updated promenade, and more. Also featured is Dancing Rabbit Golf Club with two championship golf courses and Geyser Falls Water Park. Bok Homa Casino features over 700 slot machines, event center and a fabulous quick serve eatery. 

LEGENDARY ROCK BAND TO PERFORM AT PEARL RIVER RESORT
Styx set to take the stage at Silver Star Convention Center 

CHOCTAW, MS (October 13, 2015) – Pearl River Resort is pleased to announce that legendary rock band, Styx will be performing live in October. The multi-platinum group will take the stage at the Silver Star Convention Center on Saturday, October 17 at 8:00p.m. Tickets are on sale now and range from $25-$55.

Known as one of America’s greatest rock bands, Styx has been recording hits for over four decades. They are known for a blend of hard rock guitar, mounting melodies, and unique pop-rock sound.  Current members include James “JY” Young, Tommy Shaw, Chuck Panozzo, Todd Sucherman, Lawrence Gowan, and Ricky Phillips. The six-piece group has recorded more than 20 albums, including numerous platinum and multi-platinum albums. Don’t miss Styx as they perform hits like “Renegade,” “Blue Collar Man (Long Nights),” “Lady,” and “Come Sail Away.”

Be sure to catch Styx live at the Silver Star Convention Center as part of Pearl River Resort’s popular concert series, CENTERSTAGE at Silver Star. Tickets may be purchased through Ticketmaster by calling 800-745-3000 or online at www.ticketmaster.com. Ticketmaster Will Call tickets can be picked up at the Silver Star Box Office.

For more information on Pearl River Resort, visit www.pearlriverresort.com or call 1.866.44PEARL. Guests must be at least 21 years old to attend shows. To stay updated on all Pearl River Resort news and events, join us on your favorite social media sites: www.facebook.com/PearlRiverResort, www.twitter.com/PRRofficial, or http://www.youtube.com/user/PearlRiverResort.

 ABOUT PEARL RIVER RESORT

Owned and operated by the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, Pearl River Resort is the South’s premier resort destination. Pearl River Resort’s portfolio of assets includes Silver Star Hotel & Casino, Golden Moon Hotel & Casino, Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, and Geyser Falls Water Theme Park located in Choctaw, Mississippi and Bok Homa Casino located in Sandersville, MS.

 

The Silver Star and Golden Moon Casinos feature a variety of gaming options, hotel rooms, dining options, retail offerings, conference facilities, live entertainment and a full service spa. The all-new Pearl River Resort also offers a new gaming floor with the latest first-in-state slot machines, elevated poker room, remodeled hotel rooms, a stunning video wall, refreshed buffet, updated promenade, and more. Also featured is Dancing Rabbit Golf Club with two championship golf courses and Geyser Falls Water Theme Park. Bok Homa Casino features over 700 slot machines, event center and a fabulous quick serve eatery. 

WILLIAM “SONNY” JOHNSON TO SERVE AS PEARL RIVER RESORT INTERIM PRESIDENT/CEO

CHOCTAW, MS (September 23, 2015) - The Choctaw Resort Development Enterprise (CRDE), a business enterprise of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, announced today that  Vice President of Casino Operations, William “Sonny” Johnson will serve as interim President and Chief Executive Officer of Pearl River Resort, effective September 23, 2015.

“I look forward to leading Pearl River Resort to an even brighter future,” said Mr. Johnson. “I feel confident that the strong and talented executive team is well prepared to continue providing outstanding leadership and the Resort remains focused on providing a first-class gaming experience and exceptional guest service.”

The CRDE Board selected Mr. Johnson based on his executive level seniority and extensive experience in the gaming industry. Before joining Pearl River Resort, he served as Vice President of Gaming Operations for Golden Nugget Casino; Vice President of Gaming Operations for Turning Stone Resort and Casino; Director of Table Games for Gold Strike Casino and Resort; Director of Table Games for Beau Rivage. He has also held various leadership positions in table games for the Mirage organization.

Mr. Johnson holds a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Finance from the University of Arkansas and a Bachelor’s degree in Hotel Administration from the University of Nevada. He began his gaming career as a dealer and is a graduate of the Mirage Management Associate Program.

ABOUT PEARL RIVER RESORT

Owned and operated by the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, Pearl River Resort is the South’s premier resort destination. Pearl River Resort’s portfolio of assets includes Silver Star Hotel & Casino, Golden Moon Hotel & Casino, Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, and Geyser Falls Water Theme Park located in Choctaw, Mississippi and Bok Homa Casino located in Sandersville, MS.

The Silver Star and Golden Moon Casinos feature a variety of gaming options, hotel rooms, dining options, retail offerings, conference facilities, live entertainment and a full service spa. The all-new Pearl River Resort also offers a new gaming floor with the latest first-in-state slot machines, elevated poker room, remodeled hotel rooms, a stunning video wall, refreshed buffet, updated promenade, and more. Also featured is Dancing Rabbit Golf Club with two championship golf courses and Geyser Falls Water Park. Bok Homa Casino features over 700 slot machines, event center and a fabulous quick serve eatery. 

PEARL RIVER RESORT AMONG BEST OF MISSISSSIPPI HONOREES

Geyser Falls Water Park and Dancing Rabbit Golf Courses listed among top businesses

CHOCTAW, MS (August 6, 2015) Pearl River Resort  is pleased to announce that Dancing Rabbit Golf Club and Geyser Falls Water Theme Park were recently recognized in Mississippi Magazine’s Best of Mississippi 2015 edition.  Dancing Rabbit was listed in the category, “Best Golf Course” while Geyser Falls Water Theme Park was listed in the category, “Best Kid Attraction.” The Best of Mississippi recognizes restaurants, shops, attractions and other businesses across the state based on an annual reader’s survey. This year’s results were recently published in the July/August edition of Mississippi Magazine.

“It is truly an honor to be recognized by our guests and the readers of this fine publication. We work diligently to provide our guests with a unique experience at each of our properties. I am happy Geyser Falls and Dancing Rabbit Golf Club have made quite an impression on our guests,” stated Holly Gagnon, President and CEO of Pearl River Resort.

 For more information on Pearl River Resort, call 1.866.447.3275 or visit www.pearlriverresort.com. To stay updated on all Pearl River Resort news and events, join us on your favorite social media sites: www.facebook.com/PearlRiverResort, www.twitter.com/PRRofficial, or http://www.youtube.com/user/PearlRiverResort.

ABOUT PEARL RIVER RESORT

Owned and operated by the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, Pearl River Resort is the South’s premier resort destination. Pearl River Resort’s portfolio of assets includes Silver Star Hotel & Casino, Golden Moon Hotel & Casino, Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, and Geyser Falls Water Theme Park located in Choctaw, Mississippi and Bok Homa Casino located in Sandersville, MS.

 

The Silver Star and Golden Moon Casinos feature two exciting hotel/casinos with a variety of gaming options, hotel rooms, a full service spa, dining options, retail offerings and live entertainment. The all-new Pearl River Resort also offers new gaming floor with the latest first-in-state slot machines, elevated poker room, remodeled hotel rooms, a stunning video wall, refreshed buffet, updated promenade, and more. Also featured is Dancing Rabbit Golf Club with two championship golf courses and Geyser Falls Water Park. Bok Homa Casino features over 700 slot machines, event center and a fabulous quick serve eatery. 

LEGENDARY ROCK BAND TO PERFORM AT PEARL RIVER RESORT

Joan Jett & the Blackhearts to take the stage on July 17

CHOCTAW, MS (July 1, 2015) Pearl River Resort is pleased to announce that Joan Jett & the Blackhearts will be performing live in July as part of Pearl River Resort’s popular concert series, CENTERSTAGE at Silver Star. The legendary rock band will take the stage at the Silver Star Convention Center on Friday, July 17, 2015 at 8:00p.m. Tickets are on sale now and range from $25-$55.

Joan Jett & the Blackhearts has been entertaining audiences worldwide for over thirty years. Recently inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, the legendary rock band has recorded eight platinum and gold albums and nine Top 40 singles. Don’t miss an electrifying performance featuring hits like “I Love Rock ‘N’ Roll,” “Bad Reputation,” “Crimson and Clover,” and “I Hate Myself for Loving You.”

Be sure to catch Joan Jett & the Blackhearts live at the Silver Star Convention Center on July 17. Tickets may be purchased through Ticketmaster by calling 800-745-3000 or online at www.ticketmaster.com. Ticketmaster Will Call tickets can be picked up at the Silver Star Box Office.

For more information on Pearl River Resort, visit www.pearlriverresort.com or call 1.866.44PEARL. Guests must be at least 21 years old to attend shows. To stay updated on all Pearl River Resort news and events, join us on your favorite social media sites: www.facebook.com/PearlRiverResort, www.twitter.com/PRRofficial, or http://www.youtube.com/user/PearlRiverResort.

ABOUT PEARL RIVER RESORT

Owned and operated by the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, Pearl River Resort is the South’s premier resort destination. Pearl River Resort’s portfolio of assets includes Silver Star Hotel & Casino, Golden Moon Hotel & Casino, Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, and Geyser Falls Water Theme Park located in Choctaw, Mississippi and Bok Homa Casino located in Sandersville, MS.

 

The Silver Star and Golden Moon Casinos feature two exciting hotel/casinos with a variety of gaming options, hotel rooms, a full service spa, a variety of other dining options retail offerings and live entertainment. Upon the recent completion of renovation, the all-new Pearl River Resort also offers new gaming floor with the latest first-in-state slot machines, elevated poker room, remodeled hotel rooms, a stunning video wall, center bar, refreshed buffet, updated promenade, 24-hour restaurant, Bistro 24, and more. Also featured is Dancing Rabbit Golf Club with two championship golf courses and Geyser Falls Water Park. Bok Homa Casino features over 700 slot machines, event center and a fabulous quick serve eatery. 

PEARL RIVER RESORT DIRECTOR RECEIVES TOP HONOR

Erica C. Moore named among Top 50 Under 40 by Mississippi Business Journal

CHOCTAW, MS (May 4, 2015) – Pearl River Resort is pleased to announce that Erica Clemons Moore has been listed among Mississippi Business Journal’s Top 50 Under 40. Mississippi’s prestigious awards program recognizes the state’s emerging business leaders under the age of 40 who have made significant contributions to Mississippi’s overall economic progress, often working at their own local levels. Moore and her fellow award recipients were recently honored at a luncheon in Jackson and will be profiled in an upcoming special edition of the Mississippi Business Journal.

Moore has over ten years of progressive experience in marketing, public relations and event budgeting and planning. She was promoted to Director of Public Relations, Internal Communications and Special Projects in 2014. She previously served as Public Relations Manager at Pearl River Resort in which she has led the public relations team, creating a strategic and integrated communication program for both public and the resort’s nearly 3,000 employees. During her tenure, the Resort has gained national media attention from NBC’s The Biggest Loser, ABC’s Good Morning America and over 80 national media outlets (online and offline).

“Erica has been doing a phenomenal job in managing communication efforts for the Resort including the recent openings of Golden Moon, Promenade of Pearl River Resort, and our newly remodeled hotel rooms,” said Holly Gagnon, President and CEO for Pearl River Resort. “We are proud of Erica for receiving such a distinguished honor from Mississippi Business Journal.”

In her role as Director of PR, IC & SP, Moore is responsible for managing all media relations initiative for the Resort properties which consist of three casinos, three hotels, two top ranked golf courses and a water park. She oversees a team of writers, media specialists, and even planners. Moore also oversees employee communication and special projects which include community service, fundraisers, sponsorships, and media events.

 “Erica is a valuable asset to the Resort, especially now with the recent completion of our renovations. She has been one of the key players in ensuring the branding and messaging of our all new Pearl River Resort is consistent,” stated Matthew Perkins, Vice President of Marketing for Pearl River Resort. “We congratulate Erica on her success and impact on the community and we’re looking forward to what’s next.”

In addition to her community service efforts at the Resort, Moore is also active in her community during her free time. She served as President of United Way for two years and she is currently a mentor for high school girls in the program, Ohoyo Thanko Chi (To Build a Strong Woman).

Moore holds a bachelor’s degree in Communication and Public Relations from Mississippi State University and a master’s degree in Public Relations from University of Southern Mississippi.

ABOUT PEARL RIVER RESORT

 

Owned and operated by the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, Pearl River Resort is the South’s premier gaming and entertainment enterprise. Pearl River Resort’s portfolio of assets includes Silver Star Hotel & Casino, Golden Moon Hotel & Casino, Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, and Geyser Falls Water Theme Park located in Choctaw, Mississippi and Bok Homa Casino located in Sandersville, MS.

 

The Silver Star and Golden Moon Casinos feature two exciting hotel/casinos with a variety of gaming options, timeless and comfortable hotel rooms, the center bar featuring a one-of-a-kind video wall, Phillip M’s award-winning steakhouse, a sports bar and grill and a variety of other dining options, a full service spa, retail offerings and live entertainment. Also featured is Dancing Rabbit Golf Club with two championship golf courses and Geyser Falls Water Park. Bok Homa Casino features over 700 slot machines, event center and a fabulous quick serve eatery. 

PEARL RIVER RESORT PRESENTS AN ALL-AMERICAN WEEKEND

Featuring an exciting fireworks show on the 4th of July

CHOCTAW, MS (June 29, 2015) – Pearl River Resort will celebrate the Fourth of July with great promotions, loads of cash and amazing fireworks! All are welcome to join us as we commemorate the day of independence for our proud country.

FIREWORKS!

On the Fourth of July at 9pm, Pearl River Resort will be hosting the Most Spectacular Fireworks in the Gulf South for all to enjoy. The fireworks extravaganza will not only light up the sky but entertain the crowd with sensational display.  This beautiful spectacle will be bigger and better than previous years with amazing affects you don’t want to miss! River Resort invites you to come out and celebrate the 4th of July in style!

$210,000 21st ANNIVERSARY GIVEAWAY

With our month-long celebration, guests will have a chance to win tons of cash in the $210,000 21st Anniversary Giveaway. On Fridays and Saturdays from 7pm to 11pm at Silver Star, ONE winner will be chosen every hour to play blackjack and win up to $5,000!

MILLION DOLLAR QUALIFIER SLOT TOURNAMENT

Buy-in with $35 & play in our qualifying semi-final slot tournament on Sunday, July 5 at Golden Moon.  You could win up to $2,000! Semi-finals are held every Sunday & Tuesday now thru Mid-August. Be sure to visit Golden Moon Player Services to buy-in and present your receipt at Registration. The top Semi-final tournament winners will receive entry into the Final Qualifier tournament on August 14, in which the grand prize winner will win a trip to Vegas to play in the national slot tournament, TournEvent of Champions. Players from across the country will complete to be named the Nation’s Best Slot Tournament Player and win ONE MILLION DOLLARS.

For more information on Pearl River Resort, visit www.pearlriverresort.com or call 1.866.44PEARL.

ABOUT PEARL RIVER RESORT

Owned and operated by the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, Pearl River Resort is the South’s premier resort destination. Pearl River Resort’s portfolio of assets includes Silver Star Hotel & Casino, Golden Moon Hotel & Casino, Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, and Geyser Falls Water Theme Park located in Choctaw, Mississippi and Bok Homa Casino located in Sandersville, MS.

 

The Silver Star and Golden Moon Casinos feature two exciting hotel/casinos with a variety of gaming options, hotel rooms, a full service spa, a variety of other dining options retail offerings and live entertainment. Upon the recent completion of renovation, the all-new Pearl River Resort also offers new gaming floor with the latest first-in-state slot machines, elevated poker room, remodeled hotel rooms, a stunning video wall, center bar, refreshed buffet, updated promenade, 24-hour restaurant, Bistro 24, and more. Also featured is Dancing Rabbit Golf Club with two championship golf courses and Geyser Falls Water Park. Bok Homa Casino features over 700 slot machines, event center and a fabulous quick serve eatery. 

PEARL RIVER RESORT AMONG BEST OF MISSISSSIPPI HONOREES

Geyser Falls Water Park and Dancing Rabbit Golf Courses listed among top businesses

CHOCTAW, MS (August 6, 2015) Pearl River Resort  is pleased to announce that Dancing Rabbit Golf Club and Geyser Falls Water Theme Park were recently recognized in Mississippi Magazine’s Best of Mississippi 2015 edition.  Dancing Rabbit was listed in the category, “Best Golf Course” while Geyser Falls Water Theme Park was listed in the category, “Best Kid Attraction.” The Best of Mississippi recognizes restaurants, shops, attractions and other businesses across the state based on an annual reader’s survey. This year’s results were recently published in the July/August edition of Mississippi Magazine.

“It is truly an honor to be recognized by our guests and the readers of this fine publication. We work diligently to provide our guests with a unique experience at each of our properties. I am happy Geyser Falls and Dancing Rabbit Golf Club have made quite an impression on our guests,” stated Holly Gagnon, President and CEO of Pearl River Resort.

 For more information on Pearl River Resort, call 1.866.447.3275 or visit www.pearlriverresort.com. To stay updated on all Pearl River Resort news and events, join us on your favorite social media sites: www.facebook.com/PearlRiverResort, www.twitter.com/PRRofficial, or http://www.youtube.com/user/PearlRiverResort.

ABOUT PEARL RIVER RESORT

Owned and operated by the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, Pearl River Resort is the South’s premier resort destination. Pearl River Resort’s portfolio of assets includes Silver Star Hotel & Casino, Golden Moon Hotel & Casino, Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, and Geyser Falls Water Theme Park located in Choctaw, Mississippi and Bok Homa Casino located in Sandersville, MS.

 

The Silver Star and Golden Moon Casinos feature two exciting hotel/casinos with a variety of gaming options, hotel rooms, a full service spa, dining options, retail offerings and live entertainment. The all-new Pearl River Resort also offers new gaming floor with the latest first-in-state slot machines, elevated poker room, remodeled hotel rooms, a stunning video wall, refreshed buffet, updated promenade, and more. Also featured is Dancing Rabbit Golf Club with two championship golf courses and Geyser Falls Water Park. Bok Homa Casino features over 700 slot machines, event center and a fabulous quick serve eatery. 

COUNTRY MUSIC LEGEND TO PERFORM AT PEARL RIVER RESORT

Merle Haggard to take the stage on August 1

CHOCTAW, MS (July 17, 2015) Pearl River Resort is pleased to announce that Merle Haggard will be performing live in August as part of Pearl River Resort’s popular concert series, CENTERSTAGE at Silver Star. The country music legend will take the stage at the Silver Star Convention Center on Saturday, August 1, 2015 at 8:00p.m. Tickets are on sale now and range from $25-$55.

Known as “the poet of the common man,” Merle Haggard has been performing in the music industry for over four decades. The country music legend has recorded 40 #1 hits as well as charting several Top Ten songs.  Merle has earned Grammy, CMA and ACM awards among other distinguished industry accolades. He has made a lasting mark on not only country music but American music as a whole. Don’t miss an amazing performance of hits like “Twinkle, Twinkle Lucky Star,” “Fugitive,” and “Branded Man.”

Be sure to catch Merle Haggard live at the Silver Star Convention Center on August 1. Tickets may be purchased through Ticketmaster by calling 800-745-3000 or online at www.ticketmaster.com. Ticketmaster Will Call tickets can be picked up at the Silver Star Box Office.

For more information on Pearl River Resort, visit www.pearlriverresort.com or call 1.866.44PEARL. Guests must be at least 21 years old to attend shows. To stay updated on all Pearl River Resort news and events, join us on your favorite social media sites: www.facebook.com/PearlRiverResort, www.twitter.com/PRRofficial, or http://www.youtube.com/user/PearlRiverResort.

ABOUT PEARL RIVER RESORT

Owned and operated by the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, Pearl River Resort is the South’s premier resort destination. Pearl River Resort’s portfolio of assets includes Silver Star Hotel & Casino, Golden Moon Hotel & Casino, Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, and Geyser Falls Water Theme Park located in Choctaw, Mississippi and Bok Homa Casino located in Sandersville, MS.

 

The Silver Star and Golden Moon Casinos feature two exciting hotel/casinos with a variety of gaming options, hotel rooms, a full service spa, dining options, retail offerings and live entertainment. The all-new Pearl River Resort also offers new gaming floor with the latest first-in-state slot machines, elevated poker room, remodeled hotel rooms, a stunning video wall, refreshed buffet, updated promenade, and more. Also featured is Dancing Rabbit Golf Club with two championship golf courses and Geyser Falls Water Park. Bok Homa Casino features over 700 slot machines, event center and a fabulous quick serve eatery. 

GOLDEN MOON HOTEL & CASINO OPENS AS PART OF $70 MILLION RENOVATION AT PEARL RIVER RESORT

Casino Remodel Includes Renovated Gaming Area, Poker Room, Center Bar, Hotel Rooms, New Slots, New Gaming Technology, and Returns Casino to 24/7 Operation 

CHOCTAW, Miss., January 31, 2015 – Pearl River Resort, the Southeast’s premier entertainment and gaming enterprise, held a grand opening and ribbon cutting celebration for the renovation of Golden Moon Hotel & Casino, the first of a series of new updates included in a $70 million renovation, Saturday, January 31.

“We are excited to mark the grand opening of the newly renovated Golden Moon Hotel & Casino today. This portion of the $70 million renovation utilizes design and technology to create an unparalleled entertainment, gaming, and lodging experience available around the clock and every day of the week for our guests,” stated Holly Gagnon, President and CEO of Pearl River Resort. “We invite you all to enjoy our new product offerings with this renovation as it will certainly benefit our guests, our employees, the community, and the tribe.”

The grand opening celebration started Friday, January 30 with a party for casino VIP guests being the first to explore and enjoy all that the renovation has to offer. Tribal Chief, Phyliss J. Anderson and President and CEO of Pearl River Resort, Holly Gagnon cut the official grand opening ribbon Saturday, January 31 at approximately 4:30 p.m. marking the opening of the renovated Golden Moon Hotel & Casino to the general public.

Guests enjoyed roaming entertainment including an interactive magician, a flair bartender, and flash mob performances throughout the casino floor as well the chance to win a pair of diamond earrings. Guests marveled at the center bar video arch playing Denim & Diamonds themed motion graphics and enjoyed receiving a complimentary grand opening polo shirt.

“Being proud of what we have here has got to go through all of our tribal members blood veins. This belongs to us, the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, and when I think about what this place is going to do for our people it fills me with so much pride,” said Phyliss J. Anderson, Tribal Chief.

The renovation plan designed by architecture group Marnell Companies of Las Vegas includes remodeled hotel rooms and a revitalized approximately 70,000 square feet gaming floor that creates a more exciting and welcoming space offering 1,150 slot machines, 25 table games, an elevated 14 table poker room, a stunning one-of-a-kind video wall, and a new center bar.

Marnell Companies utilized design features such as a dramatic architectural ceiling treatment to create a more intimate atmosphere, warm cove lighting, colorful decorative fixtures, and beautifully designed carpet that pays tribute to Choctaw culture with a contemporary spin. The center bar exudes energy and life to the gaming floor and creates a beacon that guests are drawn to. Whether they enjoy a delightful video experience or an array of beverage offerings, guests will be in the heart of the exciting casino action at the center bar.

The resort’s guest rooms and suites remodel and renovation includes new in-room amenities, 42 inch flat screen televisions, new furniture and custom made Choctaw inspired artwork. The new rooms feature clean lines with beautiful finishes that are timeless and comfortable making them fresh, stylish, and convenient.

Not only has the resort enhanced the makeup of the properties but technology upgrades are a large part of the renovation project. Both Silver Star and Golden Moon casinos now feature Konami Gaming, Inc.’s award-winning casino management system, SYNKROS allowing guests to enjoy new slots and an integrated gaming experience like never before. Additionally, guests can now receive text notification when their hotel room is available for check-in and when their table is ready at any of the resort’s restaurants. Kiosks will also be in place to handle various transactions such as reprinting cards. The introduction of the new technology provides greater conveniences to our guests, giving them the freedom to enjoy themselves in the casino without waiting in lines.

As a result of comprehensive renovations, new gaming systems, and technology enhancements, Pearl River Resort has created a game-changing experience for the gamer, diner, or the guest that just wants to get away.

 

For Grand Opening Celebration Video Footage visit this link: http://youtu.be/MdriOSc-kwc

  

 

ABOUT PEARL RIVER RESORT

Owned and operated by the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, Pearl River Resort is the Southern United States' premier gaming and entertainment enterprise. Pearl River Resort’s portfolio of assets includes Silver Star Hotel & Casino, Golden Moon Hotel & Casino, Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, and Geyser Falls Water Theme Park located in Choctaw, Mississippi and Bok Homa Casino located in Sandersville, MS.

 

The Silver Star and Golden Moon Casinos feature two exciting hotel/casinos with approximately 2,400 slot machines, 59 table games, 1,074 hotel rooms, Phillip M’s award-winning steakhouse, a sports bar and grill and a variety of other dining options, a full service spa, retail offerings and live entertainment. Also featured is Dancing Rabbit Golf Club with two championship golf courses and Geyser Falls Water Park. Bok Homa Casino is the latest addition to Pearl River Resort featuring over 750 slot machines and a quick-serve eatery.

 

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PEARL RIVER RESORT ADDS NEW EXECUTIVE TALENT

PEARL RIVER RESORT ADDS NEW EXECUTIVE TALENT

CHOCTAW, MS (November 25, 2014) – Pearl River Resort, the Southeast’s premier luxury entertainment and gaming destination has announced new hires that will enhance the resort’s strong leadership team. The talented new personnel bring nearly 50 years of combined leadership skills and will be play a key role in helping to achieve the resort’s goals.

Carole Brand, Vice President and General Counsel, Pearl River Resort

Carole Brand has joined Pearl River Resort as Vice President and General Counsel.  Brand has more than 18 years of gaming law experience.  Prior to joining Pearl River Resort she practiced at Phelps Dunbar LLP, Gaming Division, worked as Vice President and General Counsel for Beau Rivage Resort, Inc. and Gold Strike Casino and Resort and served as Director of the Legal Division of the Mississippi Gaming Commission, for the Mississippi Attorney General.  She earned a bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Mississippi State University and a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Mississippi, School of Law. In her new role, Brand provides legal guidance to the board of directors and senior management on matters relating to the resort.

Bill Burtch, CIO & Vice President of Information Technology, Pearl River Resort

Information Systems Technology veteran, Bill Burtch has over 30 years of experience and a broad range of expertise including casino operations, CRM, application development, IT security and strategic planning. He has worked at various gaming entities in California, Nevada, and Mississippi. Bill most recently served as Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President of Innovation and Technology for Grand Sierra Resort and Casino. In this role, he was instrumental in concurrently upgrading the casino management system and converting outdated software to Infinium for the largest casino resort in Northern Nevada. He also served as Vice President of Information Technology for Thunder Valley Casino Resort. He has worked at Harrah’s Entertainment for twenty years, holding various leadership positions including Regional Director of IT (Mid-South). In his new role, he will oversee all aspects of information technology for the Resort.

 

Bill Burtch, CIO & Vice President of Information Technology

 

Carole Brand, Vice President and General Counsel

ABOUT PEARL RIVER RESORT

Pearl River Resort is the Southern United States' first comprehensive luxury gaming resort. Pearl River Resort’s portfolio of assets includes Silver Star Hotel & Casino, Golden Moon Hotel & Casino, Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, and Geyser Falls Water Theme Park located in Choctaw, Mississippi and Bok Homa Casino located in Sandersville, MS.

The Silver Star and Golden Moon Casinos feature two exciting hotel/casinos with approximately 2,400 slot machines, 59 table games, 1,074 hotel rooms, Phillip M’s award-winning steakhouse, a sports bar and grill and a variety of other dining options, a full service spa, retail offerings and live entertainment. Also featured is Dancing Rabbit Golf Club with two championship golf courses and Geyser Falls Water Park. Bok Homa Casino is the latest addition to Pearl River Resort featuring over 750 slot machines and a quick-serve eatery.

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A Development of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians
HWY 16W Choctaw, MS 39350 |  1.866.447.3275