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5 Ways to Ensure the Perfect Summer Getaway at Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant

June 19, 2023

From Beautiful Swimming Pools to Award-winning Dining, Concerts, Family-friendly Fun and Three Chances to Become a Millionaire, There Is Something for

DURANT, OKLA. (June 21, 2023) – Things are heating up at Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant with five ways to ensure the perfect summer getaway, including award-winning dining, a relaxing pool experience, unique entertainment offerings, family-friendly activities, plus opportunities for three guests to become a millionaire.

“We strive to go above and beyond for every guest who visits Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant by providing an elevated getaway they will never forget,” says Jeff Penz, Senior Director of Gaming & Hospitality of Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant. “From our beautiful AQUA swimming pools to exquisite dining and entertainment options for people of all ages, there is something for everyone. Plus, for the very first time we are going to give away 1 million dollars to three guests. Three people have the chance to go home a millionaire in a summer that promises to be one for the record books.”

Here are five ways to ensure the perfect summer getaway at Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant:

  1. Award Winning Dining. It’s no coincidence Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant received top honors for “Best Overall Dining” by Casino Player magazine recently. There is a variety of award-winning dining experiences available from fine dining at 1832 Steakhouse to eight casual dining experiences that include everything from burgers at Guy Fieri American Kitchen + Bar to Asian cuisine at Bamboo Noodle Bar. Other offerings include a late-night buffet at Butterfields, the Grand Cafe, Starbucks and The League sports bar, plus brand-new offerings like Velvet Taco coming to the Sky Casino in fall 2023. The variety, atmosphere, service, and quality make eating an event in and of itself at Choctaw.
  2. AQUA. Whether you are looking to make a splash or soak up the sun, AQUA has everything you need for a day of relaxation and fun with 50 poolside full-service cabanas, 750 chaise lounge chairs, three outdoor bars and two food venues. One pool is family-friendly and equipped with two water slides, while the other is an exclusive adult-only pool. On Saturdays throughout the summer, poolside DJs from noon-8:00 p.m. escalate the fun.
  3. Live Entertainment. All summer long, Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant has live entertainment lined up for the Academy of Country Music (ACM) award-winning Grand Theater, with some of music’s hottest acts taking the stage.June:
    Tesla – June 16
    Jelly Roll with Laine Gardner – June 23
    Big Time Rush with Max and Jax – June 24
    Lainey Wilson – June 30

    Lainey Wilson – July 1, July 2
    Kelsea Ballerini – July 7
    Bronco & Grupo Canaveral – July 8

    Jon Pardi – August 4
    John Fogerty with Hearty Har – August 5
    New Kids on the Block – August 11
    Joan Jett & the Blackhearts with Night Ranger – August 12
    Carly Pearce with Cam Allen – August 25

    Guests can also enjoy free music every Friday and Saturday night at Gilley’s and Guy Fieri’s American Kitchen + Bar.

  4. Family-Friendly Activities
    The whole family can have fun in The District with its arcade, bowling alley, movie theater showing the latest blockbusters, and dining options for all ages. This summer, Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant will also be hosting a family-friendly July Fourth fireworks show.
  5. Summer Promotion – $6.6 Million and making 3 people millionaires. This summer, guests have the chance to become a millionaire! With 7,400 slots, 100 table games, and live poker, guests can play with their Rewards Club cards to win their share of the $6.6 Million Summer Giveaway every Saturday in June, July and August. As part of Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant’s $6.6 Million Summer Giveaway, three people win $1 million each. The millionaire giveaways will be held on July 1, July 29, and August 26. Check out 3 Months. 3 Millionaires. – Choctaw Casinos for rules and information on drawing times

About Choctaw Casino & Resort in Durant, Okla.

Located an hour north of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant is a AAA Four Diamond casino resort, entertainment, and convention destination in southeastern Oklahoma. The casino has more than 7,400 slot machines, table games, a poker room, and a large non-smoking casino.  The resort offers more than 100,000 square feet of meeting and convention space and seats more than 3,000 at the Academy of Country Music (ACM) award-winning Grand Theater. The resort also includes more than 1,600 luxurious rooms and suites, 16 restaurants, 20 bars and lounges, six retail stores, two fitness centers, a spa, and two outdoor pools and a water park. The family-friendly District offers guests 20 bowling lanes, a 6-screen premier movie theater, 70 arcade games and dining options. Additionally, guests can enjoy the 30-camper KOA Choctaw RV Park located across from the casino. For more information, visit choctawcasinos.com.



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