Potawatomi Bingo Casino on Wednesday announced it will change
its name to Potawatomi Hotel & Casino this summer.
The name change will reflect Potawatomi’s new $150 million,
381-room hotel, which is expected to open in fall. This marks
the first time the property has changed its name in more than
two decades, according to a Potawatomi statement.
The 18-story hotel features floor-to-ceiling windows, a
full-service casual restaurant, lobby bar, exercise area and
more than 10,000 feet of additional meeting space, the statement
“Changing the property’s name to Potawatomi Hotel & Casino marks
an exciting new chapter in the storied evolution of our
business,” said Mike Goodrich, general manager. “In 23 years,
the Potawatomi name has become known for premier entertainment
here in Milwaukee. As an established brand, we felt it was
important to retain a name that people know and recognize.”