Lake of the Torches is a Top Wisconsin Award Winner in Midwest Gaming Reader Survey

Lac du Flambeau, Wis. – Lake of the Torches Resort Casino is a top Wisconsin award winner in the just released 2019 Midwest Gaming and Destinations magazine’s Readers Choice Awards, placing in the top three in 11 separate categories.

The magazine, the leading source for information about casino gaming and hospitality in in America’s heartland, published the results of its annual Readers’ Choice Awards in its May/June issue. Readers voted Lake of the Torches first place for casino floor, pool, entertainment venue and casino personnel; second place for poker room and entertainment; and third place for overall property, restaurant, customer service, theme and advertising.

“The entire Lake of the Torches team is very honored to receive such high acclamations in unsolicited voting from our guests and readers across the Midwest,” said Lake of the Torches’ Director of Marketing Leana Schlecht. “We put our hearts into creating unparalleled experiences for our guests who choose us as their premier destination for gaming and entertainment in Wisconsin.”

Lake of the Torches is known by visitors and repeat guests alike for its first class customer service and the dedication by its associates to give guests an unparalleled experience. Associates receive continual training in ways to exceed customer expectations and are empowered to make the decisions necessary to allow guests the complete experience at our property.

The property’s resort includes the Woodlands Oasis water recreation center complete with pool, a 19-person hot tub, sauna and kiddie pool. The facility is renowned for its beautiful Northwoods motif and ambiance that reflects the natural and cultural heritage of Lac du Flambeau. In addition, the casino’s Hall of Nations Convention Center hosts nationally known entertainment acts throughout the year. This summer’s entertainment line-up includes Wayne Newton and comedian/television host Howie Mandel.

Situated on the shores of Pokegama Lake and nestled in Wisconsin’s Northwoods, the Lake of the Torches Resort Casino has a feel of a classic Northern retreat and reflects its Ojibwe culture and heritage. The casino has over 800 slot machines, Blackjack, Craps, a high-stakes Bingo Hall seating up to 500 persons, the Eagle’s Nest Restaurant and Woody’s Bar and Grill. The hotel has 101 well-appointed rooms, the Dancing Waters Lounge and the Woodland Oasis pool area. The 8,500 square-foot Convention Center with the Hall of Nations offers an outstanding venue for entertainment, receptions, trade shows, meetings, presentations and seminars. It is proudly owned and operated by the Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians.

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Contact Information
Leana Schlecht
Director of Marketing
Lake of the Torches Resort Casino