Located on the banks of the Mississippi in historic Alton, IL Argosy Casino is one of the area's premier gaming and entertainment facilites. The casino hosts everything from popular stand-up comedy to legends of classic rock, soul and R&B.
The Argosy Casino's decorating scheme is a mystery. There are planks. There's a suspended dinghy. There are barrels (both wooden and metal). Is it pirate-ship nouveau? Classic warehouse? Or pure pop-industrial kitsch (the vibe is kinda like gambling in the climax of Who Framed Roger Rabbit)? Even if there's not an authentic "Arrrrrrrg!" in "Argosy," St. Louis' first casino is the best, what with shuttle service to the parking lots and three levels to meet your gaming needs: slots on the... More »