Address: 831 N Federal Hwy, Hallandale Beach, FL 33009, USA
The Big Easy Casino formerly Mardi Gras Casino and Hollywood Greyhound Track & Card Club, is a casino, poker and greyhound racing facility located at 831 North Federal Highway, in Hallandale Beach, Florida. Dogs first ran at the dirt track in 1934, three years after parimutuel betting was legalized in the state.. The venue was extensively remodeled and debuted with The Mardi Gras Casino over 1,000 slot machines, a poker room, simulcasting facilities, and the racetrack in 2006. The poker room was relocated to more lush surroundings and renamed The Big Easy in 2009.
In addition to betting, the newly renovated venue offers several restaurants, an entertainment venue and flea market, a gift shop and several bars.
The casino is open 9am to 3am weekdays and 24 hours on weekends.
The casino and poker room, as well as the simulcast betting center are open year round at The Big Easy Casino. Live greyhound racing takes place on the track December through April.
In addition to well over 1,000 slots and video poker machines you can bet on the video blackjack and video roulette games. There’s a high roller area and various slots from 3-reel classics to state-of-the-art video bonus slots with denominations ranging from a penny to $20.
The Big Easy Casino is a non-smoking casino but smokers have a 1,000 square foot enclosed are called the Dog Pound with 16 machines from pennies to progressives.
In the simulcast center you can watch and bet on over 30 different greyhound, harness and thoroughbred races on large screen TVs from around the country, Canada, and even Australia
The Hollywood Greyhound Park (aka Mardi Gras Casino) Big Easy Poker Room features 30-tables and is open daily, Mon-Thu 10am-4am and 24 hours on the weekend. You must be 18 or older to play in the room. Please check the website for current promotions.