The second phase of the Blackbird Bend Casino near Onawa, Iowa is finally complete
By Beverly Perry, Weekend Meteorologist/Multimedia Journalist - email
ONAWA, Iowa (KTIV) -
The second phase of the Blackbird Bend Casino near Onawa, Iowa is finally complete.
A ribbon cutting ceremony was held to celebrate the grand opening of the bingo hall. The renovation cost was $125,000.
The bingo hall offers two ways to play. A person can play the traditional way or they can use a new handheld device. The handheld device automatically marks what number the caller says and you can have play up to twelve cards at a time.
"It's excitement. Excitement to offer this new entertainment venue to our guests, to employ more people, and to accomplish another step in that journey to becoming a true destination resort. " said Kurt Schmidt, Blackbird Bend CEO.
The bingo facility added 20 more jobs at Blackbird Bend Casino.
It will be open Tuesday through Sunday from noon to midnight.
Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:48 AM EDT2014-08-27 06:48:05 GMT
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