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Blogs about my past experiences in Deadwood.

Super Bowl Weekend in Deadwood

I decided to get away from the Las Vegas grind and take a weekend off in the Black Hills. I stayed at the Lodge at Deadwood. The room was as expected. It was above average for Deadwood. The only minor … Continue reading

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Deadwood Bet Limit Now $1000

Deadwood now has a new bet limit effective today, July 1, 2012.  Players will now be able to wager up to $1000 in a single hand of blackjack and other table games.  Players will now be allowed to wager $1000 … Continue reading

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Deadwood $1000 Bet Limit Coming

The Deadwood bet limit is about to go up to $1000.  The bill was signed into law by Gov. Dennis Daugaard on March 1st.  The new law raises the bet limit from $100 to $1000, but does not add any … Continue reading

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Hickok’s Sells on Courthouse Steps

Hickok’s, located on Main Street in Deadwood, had been for sale for years.  Due to the recession, and the casino smoking ban, business had been slow at the casino/hotel.  The property went into foreclosure after its main creditor, First Interstate … Continue reading

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Cadillac Jacks 10x Hours in March

Cadillac Jacks will be offering players extra bonus points every morning in march.  Between 10am-11am daily, slot players will be awarded 10 times points to their player’s card.  Video poker players will receive 5 times points to their player’s card … Continue reading

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Nemo Outhouse Races in Deadwood

The Nemo Outhouse race is scheduled for Saturday, February 25th.  The festivities include a toilet paper toss, outhouse horseshoes, shovel races for kids, a chili and rib cookoff, followed by the main event.  The event was held for five years … Continue reading

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Weekend in Deadwood

I got up to play poker in Deadwood last weekend.  I called the Silverado at noon and got the last Friday night Omaha High/Low seat.  The 5/10 fixed limit game started at 5pm and was a great game.  In the … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras Weekend in Deadwood

There are many Mardi Gras events planned in Deadwood this weekend.  Starting on Friday at 7pm, there is the People’s Parade.  All are invited to participate in this parade.  The parade floats, dancing, beads and a costume contest.  After the … Continue reading

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Where to Park in Deadwood

Like most small downtown areas, there is a lack of parking in downtown Deadwood.  Deadwood built a parking deck that is located in the center of the downtown area.  On weekends the parking deck can get full though.  It also … Continue reading

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Treated Poorly by Midnight Star

When a customer has a bad experience they tell one person, when a customer has a bad experience they tell everyone.  That is what I am going to do about the insulting way I was treated at Midnight Star.  This … Continue reading

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