Operated by the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes, the Lucky Star Casino opened in the mid-1990's and is located in Concho, just north of El Reno on Highway 81. It is one of the more popular gaming centers for metro area residents, a 40,000 square foot facility that features a number of gaming options for those age 18 and older, a restaurant and bar as well as live local and regional bands on the weekends.
There are also Lucky Star locations in Clinton, Canton and Watonga.
Location & Directions:
7777 N Highway 81
El Reno, OK 73036
From downtown Oklahoma City, take I-40 west to the Highway 81 exit at El Reno. Follow Highway 81 north through El Reno to the Lucky Star Casino.
Lucky Star is open 24 hours, 7 days a week.
Lucky Star Casino outside of El Reno boasts over 1,000 individual casino games and slots, from penny to "high limit" machines, including popular choices such as Wheel of Fortune, Royal Reels, Liberty 7’s, Mr. Moneybags, Red Hot Ruby and more.
In addition to a number of blackjack tables, many that also feature three and four game poker as well, Lucky Star has a 24-hour poker room with monthly Texas Hold'Em tournaments.
Lucky Star Casino primarily focuses on local and regional bands. Musical performances are most common on the weekends, though the schedule occasionally includes a weekday show as well.
Bands interested in playing at Lucky Star should contact Events Coordinator Kristy Solansky at (405) 262-7612.
The Rez Restaurant and Bar inside the Lucky Star offers lunch and dinner American fare such as sandwiches, salads, pasta and other traditional favorites. In addition, there are appetizer selections such as chicken wings and potato skins and a large bar with flat screen televisions.
Reservations are not required, and you don't have to be gaming to visit the restaurant.
Each month, Lucky Star has a number of promotions and giveaways. Regular months might see giveaways of cars, boats or cash, and the casino is also a destination for holidays such as Valentine's Day, Memorial Day and St. Patrick's Day, when the gaming promotions are popular.
Nearby Hotels & Lodging:
Visiting the Lucky Star? Well, the casino has free R.V. hookups, and there are several good hotel options nearby. Here are a few. Also, get more information on these El Reno hotels.
- Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites
1817 SW 27th Street
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- Baymont Inn and Suites
1707 SW 27th Street
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- Days Inn
2700 S Country Club Rd
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- Best Western
I-40 & Country Club Road
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- Americas Best Value Inn
2820 S Hwy 81
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