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St Charles, MO 63301
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Unforgettable Events Come to Life at Ameristar Casino
As many St. Louis organizations have already discovered, the atmosphere and amenities at Ameristar Casino St. Charles offer an unparalleled venue for creating unforgettable events. The $360 million casino complex offers a full array of entertainment including exciting culinary offerings, dynamic musical performances and access to the most luxurious setting for live gaming in the region.

As visitors approach the property, they are immediately aware that this is a destination of grandeur. The porte cochere, inspired by historic wharf, train station and pavilion structures of the 1800s, creates a dramatic entrance featuring expansive glass skylights, steel trusses and Victorian detailing. Inside, guests are greeted by a dramatic streetscape, a derivative of the historic St. Charles River Port District architecture. The building's detailed facades feature porches and balconies; operable framed windows, decorative metal railings, and clapboard sidings. Guests walk down a town square with a dramatic fountain shooting water 40 feet high, along the cobblestone path to where they can enjoy any of seven restaurants and entertainment venues: the Falcon Diner, Amerisports Bar and Grill, the Bottleneck Blues Bar, Pearl's Oyster Bar, 47 Port Street Grill, the King Cat Club and the Landmark Buffet.

With all seven restaurant an entertainment venues available for private events, Ameristar Casino St. Charles has the flexibility to customize a package for any need. Sports-themed parties are perfect in Amerisports Bar and Grill, the largest and most technologically advanced sports bar in the region with its 34-foot video wall, surround sound and industrial décor. The eclectic atmosphere in the Bottleneck Blues Bar makes it a perfect fit for a variety of events - from a tailgate party by day with it's plasma televisions, 15-foot pull down projection screen and phenomenal sound system - to a swanky New Orleans-style fete by night with a Zydeco blues band and Southern-style cuisine. Any event, from a banquet for 300 to a cocktail hour for 50, can become extraordinary at Ameristar.

Experience fine dining at 47 Port Street Grill, where the atmosphere is warm, comfortable and inviting, and the steaks are superb. Or visit the King Kat Club, a martini and cigar bar, to enjoy steakhouse selections. Make every game the big game on the 34-foot video wall at Amerisports Bar and Grill, while selecting from a full menu of appetizers and main course entrees. Resembling a converted turn-of-the-century warehouse, with the appeal of industrial-style elements, this venue features a state-of-the art audio-video system that includes select tables customized with personal screens and speakers. The Bottleneck Blues Bar features a distinctive environment that sets the stage for the live sounds of superb blues, jazz, pop and country musicians, to create a soulful entertainment retreat. Similar to an early 1900s street market, the 450-seat Landmark Buffet offers a variety of food stations for guests, which are designed to reflect the ethnic themes of the food that is served. Redefining the American café/diner with an atmosphere that is reflective of the Art Deco modernist movement, the Falcon Diner embodies the spirit of the typical downtown eatery and offers Ameristar guests a casual setting for 24-hour dining. Counter and table seating are available at Pearl's Oyster Bar, an eclectic southern-style restaurant, which has the appearance of a shanty accented by a rusted, corrugated roof. This casual gathering place sits on a fenced-in, open-air patio overlooking the grand walkway with its magnificent domed skylight.

After walking through the Streetscape, guests can enter the casino. Inside, the stained glass lighting, metal railings, trusses and Corinthian columns evoke a sophisticated, yet comfortable gaming atmosphere. Ameristar Casino St. Charles is the first property in Missouri to install "coinless gaming" making it the most technologically advanced gaming facility in the state. Guests can select from 3,300 slot and video poker machines, 95 table games and a dedicated poker room, or escape to the more upscale relaxation of the high-limit lounge with its private bar.

For more information on holding your next event at one of the outstanding venues at Ameristar Casino St. Charles, contact Bonnie Felton, Sales Manager, at 636-940-4311.

Ameristar Casino St. Charles, a wholly owned subsidiary of Ameristar Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq-NMS: ASCA), brings the finest gaming and entertainment to the banks of the Missouri River, serving the entire metropolitan St. Louis area from its convenient location just north of the Interstate Highway 70 bridge near historic downtown St. Charles, Missouri. Established in 1994 as the first gaming facility in Missouri, the new Ameristar boasts a cobblestone streetscape inspired by the 1880s architecture of the St. Charles River Port District with seven dining and entertainment venues. The streetscape adjoins an all-new 130,000 square foot casino vessel offering the largest selection of gaming options in the region, including 3,300 slot and video poker machines, 90 table games and one of the last two remaining live poker rooms in the market. Visit Ameristar Casinos' Web site at

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Bottleneck Blues Bar
Great food, live entertainment and specialty cocktails are just a bit north of the Bayou at the Bottleneck Blues Bar at Ameristar Casino St. Charles. The Bottleneck Blues Bar hosts live music nightly with a diverse group of local, regional and national blues, pop, jazz and country performers. The delta-style club features classic architecture with hickory floors, decorative metal cladding and plush fabrics. Food specialties include oysters and banana cream pie. Open for live music from 6 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Wednesday through Sunday. Wheelchair accessible.

Amerisports Bar
A 34-foot video wall, two giant high-tech video screens, and a state-of-the-art audio/video system make every game the big game at the Amerisports bar at Ameristar Casino St. Charles. Private booths with personal touch-screen TVs and surround-sound speakers provide an unparalleled experience for avid sports fans. Set in a turn-of-the century industrial warehouse atmosphere, exposed wooden trusses and brushed metal fixtures set the stage for casual game nights. Amerisports offers a large selection of domestic and imported beers. Dining selections include smokehouse specialties, such as Baby Back Ribs, entrées from a wood-fired oven, including a variety of pizzas and, of course, classic appetizers like Shrimp Stuffed Jalapeno Poppers and Spinach Dip. Open 11 a.m. to midnight Sunday through Thursday and 11 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday. Pricing: inexpensive. Wheelchair accessible.

47 Port Street Grill
Inspired by the legendary designs of Frank Lloyd Wright, 47 Port Street Grill at Ameristar Casino St. Charles provides the perfect setting for a delightful meal. Award-winning chefs create a variety of traditional entrees and seasonal specialties from only the freshest ingredients. New-American entrée selections include prime steaks, filets and chops, as well as the restaurant's signature Lobster Pie. A 2,000-bottle wine cellar insures the perfect accompaniment to any meal. Twenty-seat private dining room available, as well as special exhibition-style dining areas. Open 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Sunday through Thursday; 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Pricing: moderate. Wheelchair accessible.

The King Cat Club
Cool to the last drop, the King Cat Club at Ameristar Casino St. Charles offers guests a tempting variety of specialty martinis, cordials, and premium beverages in an intimate lounge adjacent to 47 Port Street Grill, Ameristar's signature restaurant. The sophisticated "cool" of a retro 1950's club welcomes all who enter with warm tones, unique lighting and luxurious furnishings. Guests are sure to linger with the wide variety of specialty drinks such as the King Apple, King Cat Martini, Chocolatini, Belvedere, and many others. Wheelchair accessible. Open 4:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., Sunday through Thursday; 4:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., Friday and Saturday.

Landmark Buffet
With the charm of an outdoor street market, the Landmark Buffet allows diners to choose between a variety of exhibition-style food stations serving Asian, Italian and American selections. A main dining area and five private dining rooms, reminiscent of local landmarks, buildings and events, provide the perfect backdrop to enjoy dozens of scrumptious entrees made from only the freshest ingredients. Specialties include Mongolian barbecue, rotisserie selections, brick-fired pizzas, fresh seafood, carved meats, pasta made-to-order and 30 salad varieties. A chocolate fountain and large array of made-from-scratch desserts provide a final temptation. Open for lunch Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Open seven days a week for dinner from 4 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. A spectacular champagne brunch is served from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Pricing: inexpensive to moderate. Wheelchair accessible.

Pearl's Oyster Bar
Fresh seafood, exhibition cooking and down-home personality make Pearl's Oyster Bar at Ameristar Casino St. Charles the perfect casual, eclectic gathering place. Adjacent to the Bottleneck Blues Bar, a jumping atmosphere compliments the southern-style restaurant with its shanty-themed décor, accented by a rusted, corrugated roof. Fresh seafood is served off the raw bar and guests can choose a variety of steamers, oysters, and pan-roasts. Open 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. Sunday and Tuesday through Thursday and 5 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday. Closed Mondays. Pricing: inexpensive to moderate. Wheelchair accessible.

Falcon Diner
If you're up, we're open at the Falcon Diner at Ameristar Casino St. Charles. The 24-hour eatery embodies the spirit of a downtown diner with its classic menu and inviting Art Deco decor. Guests can choose from a variety of traditional favorites and specialty selections for breakfast, lunch, dinner and dessert. Entrée selections include something to satisfy every craving, from the Deuces Wild Breakfast to the One Pound Chicken Fried Steak and from Kansas City Strip Steak to Pot Roast Blue Plate Specials. Delectable deserts include a selection of pies. Open 7 a.m. to 3 a.m. Sunday through Thursday and 24 hours on Friday and Saturday. Pricing: inexpensive. Wheelchair accessible.


For more information about the Bottleneck Blues Bar, please call the Ameristar Casino concert hotline at 636/940-4966. Closed on Sunday & Monday.

National Acts:

December 6: Pure Prairie League, Southern Rock

Amie, Two Lane Highway, Let Me Love You Tonight

Shows at 7 p.m. & 9 p.m.

Tickets are $30 and $35


Purchase tickets online at, by phone at 1-877-444-2637 or at Ameristars gift shop during regular business hours. Star Awards Members receive discount for purchasing tickets at Ameristar. All patrons must be over 21 and have a Star Awards Card to enter (free at the Star Awards counter).

Special Engagement Acts, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Friday and Saturday, free:

December 1: The Dempseys (Rockabilly)

December 7-8: Trixie Delight (Rock Variety)

December 14-15: Wyld Stallyns (Modern Variety)

December 21-22: Dr. Zhivegas (70s / Disco)

December 28-29: That 80s Band (80s Variety)

Regional Acts, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Thursday, free:

*Regional artists do not play on December 6.

December 13: Deep Six (Variety)

December 20: MIDZ (Variety)

December 27: That 80s Band (80s Variety)



Ameristar has gathered its most popular performers for the annual New Years Eve celebration, which will feature seven bands, free party favors (while supplies last), and a midnight balloon drop.


New Years Eve Entertainment Lineup:

Grand Opening Celebration Home Nightclub (Cover Charge TBD)

Disco Inferno Bottleneck Blues Bar ($30 Cover)

Groove Inc. Casino Cabaret (early)

Olivers Twist Casino Cabaret (late)


Special Events:

Every Tuesday: Well Hungarians

Bottleneck Blues Bar

7:30 p.m. 11 p.m.


Every Wednesday: Wild Wednesdays with Wyld Stallyns

Bottleneck Blues Bar

9 p.m. 1 a.m.


Boxing and UFC Fights:

All televised boxing and Ultimate Fighting Championship fights are free unless otherwise indicated, and are broadcast in Amerisports Bar & Grill and on the casino floor.


December 8 Floyd Mayweather vs. Ricardo Hatton

December 29 UFC 79: Nemesis

Casino Cabaret Entertainment

Shows Sun. and Tues. - Thurs. 7 p.m. 11 p.m. and Fri. & Sat. 8 p.m. 1 a.m.

Closed Mondays.


December 1-2: Breakaway (Variety)

December 4-9: Mike Zito (Variety)

December 11-16: B.B. Secrist (Blues)

December 18-23: Honey Vox (R&B Variety)

December 25-30: Olivers Twist (R&B Variety)