D’Iberville Cuts Ribbon on First-Ever Casino The highly anticipated opening of Scarlet Pearl Casino in D’Iberville took place on Wednesday, December 9. The $290-million hotel and casino venue is the property that is first of type within the town plus the twelfth in Southern Mississippi.
Scarlet Pearl features a cbecauseino that is 68,000-square-foot as numerous as 1,300 slots, 300 hotel rooms, including 10 penthouse suits and 56 regular suites, a number of base and beverage options, an activities center, and an especially designed 36-hole mini-golf course having an erupting volcano as its centerpiece.
The establishment therefore the ultimate launch of Scarlet Pearl ended up being considered a historic moment for D’Iberville. City officials been employed by for the opening associated with the casino considering that the 1990s, whenever casino gambling ended up being legalized in Mississippi. In the past, Harrison County held a referendum on or perhaps a area should host a gambling location. The outcomes through the vote revealed that 65% of D’Iberville’s residents would welcome a growth of that type.
Commenting on the pre-Christmas opening regarding the place, ceo LuAnn Pappas stated that in this manner staff will be able to take care of any issues that may arise prior to the week that is busiest of the season.
The opening ceremony had been attended not merely by residents associated with the city, interested in trying the gambling options offered at the casino, but additionally by officials for D’Iberville and the cities that are surrounding.