DURANT, OK – For the second time, Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant won the Academy of Country Music (ACM) Industry Award “Casino of the Year – Theater,” an accolade the luxury gaming and entertainment destination adds to its growing list of recognitions. Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant was previously nominated for five ACM Awards for “Casino of the Year – Small Capacity” and won its first award in 2019.
Since opening in 2015, The Grand Theater at Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant has hosted more than 250 shows ranging from comedy shows to A-list tours like Aerosmith, Kid Rock, Chris Stapleton, and Carrie Underwood.
“We are deeply honored to have this recognition and proud to see Oklahoma represented in this category,” said Jeff Penz, Senior Director of Gaming Operations at Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant. “It wouldn’t be possible without the dedication and passion from our team. Our role is to provide stellar entertainment and help our guests create long-lasting memories.”