Hard Rock International Breaks Ground on Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Athens

ATHENS, Greece, Dec. 22, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Hard Rock International, GEK TERNA Group and the Athens community celebrated the groundbreaking of the luxury resort and Casino in the heart of the Athens Rivera. The groundbreaking event featured a commemorative shovel celebration at the historical Hellinikon Airport. The ceremony to follow was conducted at the Hellinikon Experience Center and included the Hard…

Seminole Hard Rock Promotes Elena Alvarez to Senior Vice President of Marketing and Brand Partnerships

HOLLYWOOD, Fla; Dec. 13, 2023 – Seminole Hard Rock has appointed Elena Alvarez as the new Senior Vice President of Marketing and Brand Partnerships for Seminole Gaming and Hard Rock International. In this new role, the company veteran will be responsible for the development of brand activations and integrating assets across Hotels, Cafes, Retail, and…

Seminole Tribe of Florida and Dozens of Celebrities Usher in a “New Era” in Florida Gaming as Craps, Roulette and Sports Betting Launch with Star-Studded Events at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood, Seminole Casino Coconut Creek and Seminole Classic Casino

Introduction of new games is a historic milestone that immediately puts Florida in the same league as the world’s great gaming destinations Hollywood, Fla.  (Dec. 8, 2023) – Leaders of the Seminole Tribe of Florida and major celebrities have ushered in a “New Era” in Florida Gaming with the launch of craps, roulette and sports…

Hard Rock International and Steinhauer Properties to Develop First Full-Service Hotel Built in Long Beach in 30 Years

LONG BEACH, Calif., Nov. 14, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Hard Rock International in partnership with Steinhauer Properties announced development plans to open the Hard Rock Hotel Long Beach, the first new-build full-service hotel built in Long Beach, California in 30 years and the first new Hard Rock Hotel property in Southern California in almost a decade. Set to begin construction in…

New York Mets Owner Steve Cohen Introduces Metropolitan Park

Community Driven Vision to Transform 50 Acres of Parking Lots into a Sports and Entertainment Park Featuring Hard Rock $8 Billion Investment Will Produce Thousands of Local, Good Paying Jobs, 20 Acres Public Park Space, 5 Acres Community Athletic Fields and Playground, Accessible Mass Transit Station, Climate-Ready Infrastructure, Queens Food Hall, and Year-round Live Music…

Seminole Tribe of Florida to Debut Craps, Roulette and Sports Betting in December with Star-Studded Celebrations of a New Gaming Era

HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Nov. 1, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — The Seminole Tribe of Florida today announced plans to move forward with expanded casino games based on the Gaming Compact signed and approved by the Tribe and the State of Florida in 2021.  On Wednesday, October 25, the U.S. Supreme Court rejected an attempt to block implementation of the Compact. The Seminole Tribe and Seminole Hard Rock…

Hard Rock and Leo Messi Unveil First Ever Menu for Kids: The Hard Rock Messi Kids Menu

HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Oct. 3, 2023, Hard Rock International and global brand ambassador, Leo Messi, are taking their partnership to the next level by curating their first-ever Messi menu for kids, “The Hard Rock Messi Kids Menu”. The menu launches today at all participating Hard Rock Cafes and select Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos worldwide. Expanding…

Hard Rock International Kicks Off 24th Annual PINKTOBER Campaign in Support of Breast Cancer Awareness and Research

Hard Rock International celebrates Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a series of global activations throughout October and beyond HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Sept. 28, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Hard Rock International proudly continues its longstanding support of breast cancer awareness and research with the return of its annual PINKTOBER campaign. Throughout the month of October, Hard Rock Hotels, Cafes, Casinos, Rock Shops®, Bet and…

ROCKSINO BY HARD ROCK DEADWOOD: The New Name of the Game in This Wild West Town Hosts Grand Opening

Rocksino by Hard Rock Deadwood stands as the first of its kind in the Hard Rock International portfolio DEADWOOD, S.D., Aug. 9, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — With a high-energy kick-off, the Rocksino by Hard Rock Deadwood opened its doors on August 8, becoming the first of its kind in the Hard Rock International portfolio. The grand opening included a…

Hard Rock International and Mercan Properties Announce Plans for New Hard Rock Hotel Algarve in Portugal

The luxurious hotel located in Praia do Vau, Portimão is set to open in Summer 2026 HOLLYWOOD, Fla., July 17, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Hard Rock International announced development plans to open a new Hard Rock Hotel Algarve in Portugal. The new development will be located near the gorgeous sands in Praia do Vau, Portimão, further expanding the iconic brand’s global reach. The…

Hard Rock Steps into Next Era of Lionel Messi Partnership with Launch of New Messi Chicken Sandwich

To welcome the soccer legend to the U.S., new namesake menu item is now available globally at Hard Rock Cafe locations and select Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos via in-room dining HOLLYWOOD, Fla., July 12, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Hard Rock International is once again teaming up with global brand ambassador, Lionel Messi, to launch a new namesake menu item “Made For You by Leo…

Seminole Hard Rock Names Vincent Zahn Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Hard Rock International & Seminole Gaming

HOLLYWOOD, Fla., June 30, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Seminole Hard Rock has appointed Vincent Zahn as the new Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Seminole Gaming and Hard Rock International. In this role, Zahn will be responsible for overseeing the accounting, financial planning and analysis, risk management, treasury, corporate finance, capital markets execution of…

Seminole Tribe of Florida and Hard Rock International Honored with Freedom Award from PACT (Protect All Children from Trafficking)

Durante Blais-Billie of the Seminole Tribe of Florida accepts a Freedom Award from PACT CEO Lori L. Cohen to honor commitment to combat and prevent human trafficking. The Seminole Tribe of Florida and Hard Rock International have received a Freedom Award from PACT (Protect All Children from Trafficking) at the recent Freedom Awards Benefit at the Prince…

Opening Act: Construction Starts on Future Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Ottawa

New, Exciting Tourism Destination Will Open in 2025 and Feature 150-Room Hotel, Expanded Casino and 1,800 Seat Theater HOLLYWOOD, Fla., June 7, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Construction has officially started on Ottawa’s newest tourism and entertainment destination, the future Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Ottawa. A groundbreaking ceremony, with guests using Hard Rock’s legendary guitar-handled shovels, was held on June 6 at…

Hard Rock International Kicks Off Pride Month with Special VIP Performance and Memorabilia Donation to Brand’s Celebrated Collection with HALSEY

GRAMMY-Nominated Artist Took the Stage at Hard Rock Cafe London Old Park Lane, where Hard Rock Heals Foundation Presented a $250,000 Donation to LGBTQIA+ Causes HOLLYWOOD, Fla., June 6, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — WHAT: Hard Rock International hosted a private event with Halsey to celebrate the start of Pride Month at Hard Rock Cafe London Old Park Lane, where the…

Hard Rock International Encourages All to “LOVE OUT LOUD” this Pride Month with New Limited-Edition Retail and Series of Global Events Throughout June with HALSEY

 Hard Rock Honors Partnership with Multi-Platinum, Genre-Bending Artist Halsey with $250,000 Donation to LGBTQIA+ Causes via the Hard Rock Heals Foundation HOLLYWOOD, Fla., June 2, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Hard Rock International is celebrating its ongoing support of the LGBTQIA+ community during Pride Month, bringing to life the brand’s core founding mottos, “Love All, Serve All”…

2023 Impact 50: Keith Sheldon

President of Entertainment, Hard Rock International & Seminole Gaming Joining Hard Rock International and Seminole Gaming in the middle of the pandemic gave Keith Sheldon the chance to look at the entire company – a massive international organization based in South Florida with properties, including hotels, restaurants, cafes and casinos, in 70 countries – and…

Opening of Rocksino by Hard Rock® Deadwood Scheduled for August 2023

Rocksino will be the only one of its kind in the Hard Rock International portfolio DEADWOOD, S.D., May 12, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Hard Rock International is bringing its unique brand of world-class entertainment to the historic city of Deadwood in the heart of the Black Hills National Forest. The Rocksino by Hard Rock project will celebrate a grand opening on August…