Minnesota has a new millionaire!
Lucky winner strikes $1.5 million slot jackpot at Mystic Lake
Prior Lake, Minn. (Sept. 9, 2016) – Last night at 8:32 p.m., Chanhassen resident Juli Smith won $1,591,402 playing Wild Cherry slots at Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake. This is one of the biggest jackpots in Mystic Lake’s history.
“Winning a jackpot of this magnitude is rare,” said Tom Polusny, general manager of Mystic Lake. “We are preparing to celebrate our 25th anniversary next year. Looking back, this is our third largest jackpot in Mystic Lake’s history.”
The very happy winner, who was at Mystic Lake enjoying a celebratory evening with her friends and husband of 16 years, could hardly believe her luck. “I'm numb. It's like this isn't real. Will you pinch me?” When asked what she's going to do with the money, Smith responded, “College for my son. That's all I care about.”
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ABOUT MYSTIC LAKE CASINO HOTEL
Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, the premier gaming facility in the Midwest, continually creates new, fun and exciting entertainment experiences for its guests. Mystic Lake® offers gaming, three lively bars, exceptional dining at seven restaurants, headline performers, unique special events and luxurious accommodations. It is located 25 minutes southwest of Minneapolis/St. Paul in Prior Lake.
Visit Mystic Lake in RiverSouth—Land of Big Fun! RiverSouth is a joint public-private collaboration promoting premier entertainment destinations just minutes south of Minneapolis. With four of Minnesota’s biggest attractions just four miles apart, there’s fun around every bend. Partners include Canterbury Park, Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, Valleyfair, the Renaissance Festival, Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, and the cities of Prior Lake and Shakopee.