Belterra Casino Resort Completes Phase of $15 Million Renovation

VEVAY, Ind., Feb. 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Belterra Casino Resort, located in Vevay, Indiana, announced the completion of a total renovation of its 55,000+ square feet of meeting and convention space. Upgrades include all-new imported carpeting, elegant wall fixtures and sconces along with new seating to make for an even more comfortable and luxurious meeting experience. The resort now offers WI-FI at speeds up to 100 megabits per second (Mbps), which is faster than many regional convention spaces or hotels. The meeting and convention space renovation is part of a three year, $15 million capital project which included renovations to all of Belterra’s hotel rooms, three new restaurants, updated common areas and cosmetic updates on the casino floor.

“These improvements underscore our commitment to providing a best in class experience for not just our loyal guests, but also to creating memorable and productive experiences for meeting planners and convention goers across the Midwest,” said Sue Ascanio, Vice President and General Manager of Belterra Casino Resort. “We are very proud of our resort, our offerings and our team. We know that because of our financial commitment to our business we will continue to see great success.”

Only a short drive from Cincinnati, Louisville, Lexington and Indianapolis, Belterra offers the complete resort experience including a 38,000-square-foot casino on two levels with more than 1,500 slot machines and 46 table games, including a live poker room and high limit slots and tables.

About Belterra Casino Resort
Belterra Casino Resort is located off Interstate 71 at Exit 55 in Switzerland County Indiana near Vevay. Its 42,000 square feet of casino gaming can accommodate more than 2,900 players and includes more than 1,200 slot and video poker machines and 46 table games ranging from Craps and Blackjack, to Roulette and Live Poker. Belterra also features 608 deluxe guest rooms and suites, 55,000 square feet of business meeting facilities, six food venues, a 1,600-seat entertainment showroom, health spa, salon, five retail shopping boutiques and an 18-hole Tom Fazio-Designed championship golf course. Belterra Casino Resort & Spa is owned and operated by Pinnacle Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ:PNK). For more information, call 1-888 BELTERRA or visit

About Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc.
Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. owns and operates 15 gaming entertainment properties, located in Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada and Ohio. Pinnacle holds a majority interest in the racing license owner, as well as a management contract, for Retama Park Racetrack outside of San Antonio, Texas.

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Source:Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc.;Belterra Casino Resort