Between Battle Creek and Marshall in Emmett Charter Township, Michigan, is a massive casino opened in August 2009. FireKeepers Casino is managed by Gaming Entertainment and is owned by the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi.
The 107,000 square feet of gaming space at FireKeepers is occupied by just under 2,700 slot machines and video poker games; there are also a big 76 table games including blackjack, roulette, craps, roulette and Big Six. In terms of other amenities, FireKeepers Casino also sports five restaurants, a sports bar, a cabaret and 3,000 parking spaces.
Work continues on the on-site hotel planned for FireKeepers; expected opening date is slated for the summer of 2012.