Treasure Island receives Prestigious Industry Award Nomination

Red Wing, Minn. (September 8, 2017) Treasure Island Resort & Casino has been nominated in the category of national casino of the year by the International Entertainment Buyers Association (IEBA).

The International Entertainment Buyers Association (IEBA) is comprised of live entertainment industry professionals. These industry professionals include agents, venue managers, artist managers and talent buyers. Multiple nomination submissions from across the country are reviewed by a “blue ribbon committee” of industry professionals that chose the seven nominees in each category. Last year’s winner for Casino of the Year was the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

“We are thrilled to be recognized in this category and to be in the company of other esteemed and prestigious casino properties” said Bryan Prettyman, Marketing Director for Treasure Island Resort & Casino.  “We worked hard this year on our entertainment lineup and look forward to an even better 2018.”

The winners in the casino of the year and other categories will be announced at the close the annual IEBA conference which is held October 15 – 17 in Nashville, Tenn.

Treasure Island Resort & Casino is the only casino resort in southern Minnesota located on the Mississippi River. Treasure Island offers guests some of the best gaming, accommodations, food service and nationally known entertainment in the casino industry. Treasure Island’s facility features more than 2,200 slots, 44 table games, a 6-table poker room and a 550-seat high stakes bingo hall. Casino guests can relax in Treasure Island’s luxurious 500 room hotel and enjoy The Lagoon Water Park and Wave Spa. Casino guest can take in a show with national entertainers in the 2,800-seat Island Event and Convention Center as well as the new spacious outdoor concert venue. Additional guest amenities include a 137-slip marina, a 95-site RV park, a 125-passenger cruise yacht and Island Xtreme Bowl, a 24 lane bowling center, arcade and lounge.