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Showboat

Showboat
"Showboat Hotel Casino, 2000" by Roadsidepictures is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0.
Showboat

Showboat opened on September 3, 1954.

Hotel tower built in 1973.

Ten floors added to the hotel tower in 1976.

Became Castaways in 2000.

Closed on January 29, 2004.

Demolished in 2005.

Hotel tower imploded in 2006.

Showboat associated with: J. Kell Houssels, Jr (1998), Jackie Gaughan (1990), Frank Modica (1994).

Castaways associated with: the Fertitta Family.

Proposed casino resort on the land: Holiday Inn, La Joya de Sol.

Was located at 2800 Fremont Street, Las Vegas, Nevada.

Denotes American Gaming Association Hall of Fame year of induction.