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Contact: Jennifer Intravia — Lumière Place Casino & Hotels
Cell: (314) 324-3809
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 11, 2015
WET WILLIE’S TO OPEN NEWEST LOCATION AT LUMIĖRE PLACE CASINO & HOTELS
ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Wet Willie’s, an award-winning national chain of daiquiri bars, will open its newest location at Lumière Place Casino and Hotels this fall.
“We’re excited to have Wet Willie’s coming to our property,” said Jeff Babinski, Vice President and General Manager of Lumière Place. “We believe our guests will love this additional venue.”
Wet Willie’s will feature an indoor bar and seating, furnished with 20 daiquiri machines with 18 one-of-a-kind flavors, including Call A Cab®” and Attitude Improvement. Hours of operation will be 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. Sunday to Thursday and 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Construction has begun and Wet Willie’s is expected to open in the coming months.
About Lumière Place Casino & Hotels
Lumière Place includes a 75,000-square-foot casino with a new and improved casino floor layout, the hottest slot machines – many of them new – table games, and a dedicated poker room. The resort boasts several restaurants including The Diner, Ozzie’s Sports Bar & Grill, Cielo, The Wok, The Kitchen Buffet & Bistro and Peet’s Coffee & Tea. Nightlife attractions include Aqua, and the high-energy lounge, HQ Center Bar. Lumière Place also features a large, newly renovated VIP lounge available to select casino customers.
Lumière Place also includes Lumière Link, a 400-foot tunnel featuring two sections of moving walkway. It provides an easy and secure pedestrian link between St. Louis’ central business district, the Lumière Place resort and the Mississippi Riverfront. Also located on the Lumière Place complex are the luxurious Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis, the first and only AAA Five Diamond property in Missouri and the all-suite, upscale HoteLumière which features a four-story waterfall inside the atrium. To learn more about Lumière Place, please visit www.lumiereplace.com, or like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter @LumierePlace.
About Tropicana Entertainment
Tropicana is a publicly traded company that, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates eight casinos and resorts in Indiana, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, Missouri, New Jersey and Aruba. Tropicana properties collectively have approximately 5,525 rooms, 8,035 slot positions and 304 table games. The company is based in Las Vegas, Nevada.
About Wet Willie’s Management Corp.
Wet Willie’s was originally founded in 1989 by a small group of friends in Savannah, Ga. and has grown to become an innovative national chain of daiquiri bars, dedicated to high-quality ingredients, exceptional service and responsible fun. Today, Wet Willie’s is a renowned nightlife institution serving the world’s greatest frozen daiquiris in dozens of delicious flavors at 14 locations. For more information, please visit www.wetwillies.com.