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Kick off 2024 at Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant

January 3, 2024

Entertainment, family fun and much more

DURANT, Okla. (Jan. 3, 2024) Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant is kicking off the new year with a month of fun across the whole property! From concerts to poker tournaments and everything in between, the Durant casino has something for everyone to enjoy this month!


There’s no better way to start the new year than with live music, and Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant has plenty to offer in January. The ACM-award winning Grand Theater will feature country music duo Old Dominion for two nights at the end of the month. Old Dominion will perform Jan. 26 and 27, with tickets starting at $99.50. To purchase tickets, click here.

If you’re looking for free live entertainment, Gilley’s and Guy Fieri’s American Kitchen + Bar are the go-to spots. Gilley’s and Guy’s both feature live entertainment every Friday and Saturday night, with performers like Bailey Rae, Casey Chesnutt and more taking the stage in January.

World Series of Poker

The World Series of Poker is back at Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant from Jan. 3 to Jan. 14, and you could be the next big winner! Amateurs and professionals alike can enter the World Series of Poker circuit by registering with your Choctaw Rewards Club card at the Grand Theater prior to the event you’d like to enter. Winners will walk away with a share of $1.5 million.


January is jam-packed with sports of every kind, and The League has coverage of all of them! With a 100-foot TV, you won’t miss out on any of the action.

Visit The League on Jan. 8 to pick against the spread for college football bowl games starting two hours prior to kickoff to win up to $100 in free play. You can also pick against the spread for select NFL playoff games starting two hours before kickoff for your chance to win $10 in free play on Jan. 13, 14, 15, 20, 21 and 28.

On Jan. 5, 13, 19 and 26 you can pick against the spread for Dallas Mavericks games starting two hours before tip to win $10 in free play. On Jan. 4, 18 and 25 you can pick against the spread for Dallas Stars games starting two hours before faceoff for your chance to win $10 in free play.

Family Fun

There’s always something fun going on at The District, and January is no exception. On Jan. 19, hit The Cinema for National Popcorn Day, where you’ll receive a free bag of popcorn with every movie ticket purchase.

Feel like gaming? The Arcade is running a month-long special on game cards. Purchase a one-hour game card for just $20.

Stop by the bowling lanes for your chance to win a dinner for two at the prestigious 1832 steakhouse. Bowl a strike when the red pin is in the head position to receive an entry into the drawing. Three winners will be drawn on Jan. 31 at 3 p.m.

Winning Big

Win your share of $1.2 million every Friday and Saturday in January with Cash Avalanche! Players will earn 500 bonus entries when playing between 5-7 p.m. on Fridays and 4-6 p.m. on Saturdays. There will be $10,000 cash drawings every hour from 8 p.m.-12 a.m. on Fridays and 7 p.m.-11 p.m. on Saturdays. There will also be $50,000 cash drawings on Fridays at 1 a.m. and $100,000 cash drawings on Saturdays at 1 a.m. To learn more, click here.

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, 20 restaurants, 21 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 77-camper Choctaw RV Park located across from the casino. For more information, visit choctawcasinos.com.




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