Fantasy Springs Casino is one of the largest casinos in California, and since it opened in 2004, it has received more than its fair share of praise. Found in the Palm Springs area city of Indio, this Native American owned and operated casino resort offers 2,000 slot machines, and when you get the urge to switch things up, no less than 40 table games will be at your disposal. A lively casino bar adds to the overall atmosphere in the gaming area, but that's just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the overall amenities. The Fantasy Springs Resort is much more than a gambling hot spot with a cool bar, and since the attached hotel is nicely priced, you might consider making it your Palm Springs base even if you aren't a gaming enthusiast.
The Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, California, offers some of the best gaming action that you will find anywhere outside of Las Vegas and Atlantic City. All the hottest slot machines in the industry are featured, and these slots include both classic and new favorites. You can wager a penny on some of the slot machines, and should you prefer, it is possible to up the stakes. The slot denominations go up to $100. Video poker machines complement the slot machines, and if you're not quite sure how to play video poker, you can try it for free. As for the table games, the elegant Fantasy Springs Resort Casino offers many of the classic the favorites in that department as well. These favorites include blackjack, Pai Gow, mini baccarat, and Spanish 21.
There are other gaming options at Fantasy Springs to enjoy, too. Bingo is played in the Bingo Palace room on a daily basis, and during the horseracing season, state-of-the-art off-track betting can be enjoyed Wednesday through Sunday in the Triple Crown Room. Special promotions that are offered throughout the year also add to the gaming experience at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino, and should you sign up for a free Fantasy Rewards card, you can earn special points while you play. These points can be redeemed for any number of things, such as free slot play or discounted tickets for Fantasy Springs Casino events.
The entertainment options are numerous at the Fantasy Springs Resort. The casino itself offers approximately 100,000 square feet of total event space, and this helps it attract some big name talent. Among the most popular Fantasy Springs Casino events are the concerts. The Special Events Center hosts the more renowned acts, while tribute bands often take center stage at the Rock Yard. On Fridays and Saturdays, live dance band performances figure among the Fantasy Springs Casino events, and if you're up for laughs, you might catch a stand-up comedy performance at the Improv Comedy Club. Boxing matches help to round out the overall entertainment options at the Fantasy Springs Casino, and these matches often feature some of the best in the business.
The Fantasy Springs Casino events cater to a wide variety of interests, as is true of the resort's overall amenities. Conferences, trade shows, and seminars also help to attract visitors, and should you interested in a Palm Springs area wedding, there are both indoor and outdoor venues to choose from. As for some of the other amenities that help to make this a great place to visit, they include eight different dining venues, a bowling alley, and the eighteen-hole Eagle Falls Golf Course. Whereas most of the restaurants are casual eateries, there is also an upscale restaurant that specializes in fine dining.
Regardless of the purpose of your visit to the Fantasy Springs Resort, staying at the attached hotel is worth considering. In addition to 250 rooms, this relatively luxurious hotel features a fitness center, a large pool, and an indoor-outdoor pool bar. If the Fantasy Springs Resort Hotel is fully booked and you fancy staying at a casino hotel, there are others in the region. Among the Southern California casinos that are close to Fantasy Springs is the Morongo Casino Resort & Spa, so you might start there if staying in the more immediate area is the plan.