Sports betting moves forward for Tropicana


EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Tropicana Evansville has announced a partnership with the nation’s largest sports betting business.

William Hill is launching its 143rd U.S. sports book at Tropicana Evansville in September, pending approval by the Indiana Gaming Commission.

The sports book will be a remodel of the current 421 Lounge. According to a news release, it’s scheduled to open in time for football season and is the first Indiana sports book for William Hill. 

The state-of-the-art sports book is set to feature a 16’ x 9’ ft. video wall, ten 65-inch viewing monitors, and 12 odds boards.

According to William Hill the Sports Book will integrate 421’s existing bar while reimagining and transforming the lounge to create the ultimate sports betting experience for fans. The book will be located just off the casino floor, steps away from the entrance to the hotel and Downtown Evansville’s only 24-hour restaurant, The DELI.  

William Hill is currently hiring for more than a dozen positions for the sports book. Interested candidates (must be 21 years of age or older at the time of application) may apply at or email Senior Recruiter Josh Brady at   

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(This story was originally published on August 21, 2019)

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