Jackpot Junction Casino Hotel: Excellent Amenities and Gaming Fun in Morton
Thursday, March 25, 2021
The Redwood area is home to many exciting entertainment and recreational opportunities, including endless gaming action at the Jackpot Junction Casino Hotel in Morton, only seven miles east of Redwood Falls. Casino play, live entertainment, a renowned golf experience and abundant dining options are only a few of the excellent amenities awaiting guests at this lively Minnesota establishment.
Space to Play
Jackpot Junction is Minnesota’s first and friendliest casino with 440,000 square feet and two floors of gaming and gambling space! The casino offers 1,250 of the latest video slot machines, with a variety of themes ranging in denomination from one cent to twenty five dollars. The casino has new machines arriving frequently. All of Jackpot’s machines are outfitted with the newest technology and state of the art features. Table games are also available with Blackjack, 3-Card Poker, 21+3, Free Bet Blackjack and Ultimate Texas Hold’em as options to choose from. Visitors also enjoy Bingo games and pull tabs.
The Lower Sioux Lodge, adjacent to the casino is a AAA, three diamond rated hotel with 379 luxury rooms. The Jackpot Junction Casino Hotel offers a variety of delectable food options including:
- Dacotah Dining, a full service restaurant
- Full Deck Grill
- Wabasha Creek Restaurant at the Dacotah Ridge Golf Course
Full beverage service is also available throughout the Casino, including full service bars with all your favorite drinks. The nightclub offers a variety of music as well as country bands every weekend.
The Jackpot Junction is managed by the Lower Sioux Indian Tribe and is operated by 859 employees. It’s a large employer in the area. High quality management provides first rate service to casino guests. Some of the key management figures include:
- General Manager – Brian Pendleton
- Finance Director – Jim Koerner
- Director of Sales and Marketing – Markeela Toreen
- Director of Human Resources – Anne O’Keefe-Jackson
- Director of Security – Brian Lehnhoff
- Director of Food and Beverage – Michael Bernaek
These leaders keep Jackpot Junction Casino Hotel running strongly and smoothly.
While Jackpot Junction Casino Hotel is still encouraging fun, the establishment has put into place some safety precautions to keep guests healthy. Table games now feature dividers as well as front facing staff dividers. The buffet, pool and bingo hall remain closed for the time being. Jackpot utilized the PPE program to further prepare for employee and visitor safety during the pandemic.
The community has shown support to Jackpot Junction Casino Hotel during the uncertain times of the pandemic. Jackpot gives back by housing the Cansayapi Food Pantry in the Dacotah Exposition Center. This food pantry was started shortly after the pandemic took full force in April of 2020, and it is a vital source of nourishment for many.
Other Exciting Opportunities at Jackpot
Jackpot Junction Casino Hotel is also home to a 18-hole championship golf course designed by world renowned golf architect Rees Jones. Dacotah Ridge Golf Club is owned and operated by the Lower Sioux Community. The course is located on 240 acres located 4 miles east of the casino on the West Side of County Highway 2. It features beautiful landscaping, natural wetlands, Wabasha Creek and a 14-acre lake.
Stay & Play Packages will be available during the golf season. Check for promotions and event schedules on the Jackpot Junction Casino Hotel website before your next staycation! To learn more about the unique Redwood area businesses that make our community great, visit our RADC Success Stories