D’Iberville Cuts Ribbon on First-Ever Casino The very anticipated opening of Scarlet Pearl Casino in D’Iberville happened on Wednesday, December 9. The $290-million hotel and casino venue is the very first property of the type in the town and also the twelfth in Southern Mississippi.
Scarlet Pearl features a 68,000-square-foot casino with as many as 1,300 slot machines, 300 hotel rooms, including 10 penthouse suits and 56 regular suites, lots of foot and drink options, an events center, and a specially created 36-hole mini-golf program having an erupting volcano as its centerpiece.
The establishment plus the eventual launch of Scarlet Pearl had been considered a historic minute for D’Iberville. City officials been employed by for the opening regarding the casino because the 1990s, whenever casino gambling was legalized in Mississippi. In the past, Harrison County held a referendum on or perhaps a region should host a gambling location. The results through the vote showed that 65% of D’Iberville’s residents would welcome a development of that sort.
Commenting regarding the pre-Christmas opening regarding the location, ceo LuAnn Pappas said that in this manner staff will be able to care for any conditions that may arise ahead of the week that is busiest of the season.
The opening ceremony had been attended not just by residents associated with city, interested in trying the gambling options offered at the casino, but in addition by officials for D’Iberville while the cities that are surrounding. Continue reading