Scarlet Pearl Casino in D’Iberville MS has opened a new coffee shop and pizza restaurant for fast and casual dining. There are imported coffees, a pastry chef, gluten-free brick oven pizza, sandwiches and more.
15 new restaurants are coming to the Mississippi Gulf Coast in 2019: RAW oyster bar, fill up with billups, Deuce McCallister’s Ole Saint, Sugar Factory, Brick & Spoon, one thirty one, bean & barley, Koi, Jia.
People have wagered $116 million on sporting events at Mississippi casinos, resulting in $1.03 million in tax revenue for the state since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled federal law could not prevent states from allowing sports betting.
Long Beach, Miss., residents speak at the Mississippi Gaming Commission meeting on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 held at Long Beach City Hall. They were considering a proposed casino at the former K-Mart site on U.S. 90 across from the harbor.
Mississippi Gaming Commission met in Long Beach MS but will delay a decision on casino site approval. Mayor George Bass said the city needs tax revenue because residents pay some of highest taxes on the Coast.
Sports betting will begin Nov. 16 at Scarlet Pearl Casino, which is teaming up with DraftKings. All 12 Coast casinos will now offer sports betting. This is DraftKing’s first physical sportsbook in the country.