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  • The FireKeepers winning formula continues with Bruce McKee as President and Brian Decorah named CEO

    Wed, July 01, 2015

    R. Bruce McKee, President of FireKeepers Casino Hotel dating back to May of 2008, is implementing a strategic succession plan as he prepares for retirement, announced Homer A. Mandoka, Tribal Council Chairman of the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi. McKee, the first and only General Manager FireKeepers has known, is credited with establishing the winning culture of outstanding guest service, professional casino operation and development of Michigan’s finest gaming resort during his more than seven years of service.

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  • FireKeepers Casino Hotel Announces Country Legend Merle Haggard to Perform

    Tue, June 23, 2015

    One of country music’s most enduring superstars, Merle Haggard, is coming to the Events Center at FireKeepers Casino Hotel on September 11, 2015 at 9 p.m.

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  • Scientific Games Launches Play4Fun Network™ with FireKeepers Casino Hotel

    Thu, May 21, 2015

    Scientific Games Corporation today announced the launch of their Play4Fun Network™ social gaming platform with Firekeepers Casino Hotel in Battle Creek, Mich.

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  • Symetra Tour to Host First Monday Qualifier in Battle Creek

    Thu, May 21, 2015

    The Symetra Tour, Road to the LPGA, is excited to announce that the Tour will hold its first ever Monday Qualifier at the FireKeepers Casino Hotel Championship on Monday, June 1 at Battle Creek Country Club. Tee times will begin at 8:30 a.m. The maximum field size for the qualifier is 78.

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  • 2015 Governor’s Awards for Historic Preservation Announced

    Thu, May 07, 2015

    Historic preservation projects in Detroit, Menominee and Albion are among those recognized for the 2015 Governor’s Awards for Historic Preservation, Gov. Rick Snyder and Michigan State Housing Development Authority Acting-Executive Director Wayne Workman announced today.

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    Tue, April 21, 2015

    April 20, 2015 – Sports fans will be treated to the fight that has captured the attention of the entire world when boxing’s pound-for-pound king Floyd “Money” Mayweather steps into the ring in Las Vegas to face eight-division world champion Manny “Pac-Man” Pacquiao in an epic welterweight world championship unification bout. The much anticipated mega-fight will take place Saturday, May 2 can be viewed live on big screens in the Event Center at FireKeepers Casino Hotel, with tickets priced at just $30.

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    Tue, April 07, 2015

    FireKeepers Casino Hotel is proud to announce that Angela O'Byrne was recently selected as one of the Women Builders Council's Outstanding Women of 2015. O’Byrne was a key architect on the team that designed FireKeepers Casino in 2009. She is president of the international design firm Perez, and is a passionate advocate for women in architecture and construction. O’Bryne has worked with numerous professional organizations, including FireKeepers Casino Hotel, dedicated to the advancement of women in the industry.

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  • FireKeepers Casino Hotel to bring the Symetra Tour -Road to the LPGA back to Battle Creek June 5-7

    Thu, March 26, 2015

    The future stars of women’s golf will battle it out for a $100,000 purse as the 2nd Annual FireKeepers Casino Hotel Championship will be held Friday, June 5, through Sunday, June 7, at Battle Creek Country Club. FireKeepers Casino Hotel owned and operated by the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi (NHBP) presents the event in partnership with the 2015 Symetra Tour – Road to the LPGA. The event will feature an array of professional women golfers from around the world competing for a chance to win the top prize of $15,000 plus the Potawatomi Cup and a bonus prize pool of $50,000.

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    Tue, March 17, 2015

    Get ready for an awesome summer of live entertainment, as FireKeepers Casino Hotel announces the first four shows for June and July. There’s a great array of styles, from the traditional country music of Ronnie Milsap, on May 29, to the contemporary rock sounds of Daughtry,on June 26 ,to the awesome comedy of longtime Michigan resident Tim Allen,on July 11, and the classic rock hits of BOSTON, on July 18, all coming to the 2,000 seat Event Center.

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  • FireKeepers Casino Hotel Earns Acclaimed Four Diamond Recognition from AAA

    Thu, March 12, 2015

    FireKeepers Casino Hotel, in just over two years of operation, has been named a Four Diamond Hotel by AAA, one of the hospitality industry’s premier honors. The 242 room hotel, featuring 25 suites, earns an achievement that ranks FireKeepers Casino Hotel as a premier establishment esteemed by AAA’s professional inspectors.

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