DraftKings at Casino Queen announce $10m expansion

Sports Betting

DraftKings at Casino Queen has begun construction on an estimated $10 million expansion project to introduce a state-of-the-art DraftKings at Casino Queen Sportsbook and new dining promenade complete with a three-outlet food court and a full-service restaurant.

The project will encompass approximately 30,000 square feet and is expected to be completed in December 2021.

“Sports wagering has greatly elevated Illinois gaming and we are creating an environment at DraftKings at Casino Queen to capture that excitement,” said Terry Downey, President and CEO of Casino Queen Holding, Inc. “Through our partnership with DraftKings, a cutting-edge sportsbook, and exceptional new dining experiences, we will soon offer a gaming destination that is unmatched in this region.”

The upgraded and expanded DraftKings at Casino Queen Sportsbook will be located steps away from the casino floor and will showcase a completely new gaming destination with contemporary design and the latest sports wagering technology. New plush, lounge-style seating and on oversized high-definition TVs will provide optimal viewing for sports fans looking to catch their favorite sporting events.