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Get Hungry: April is Full of Food Holidays!
April is an exciting month, with all its fun and yummy food holidays. There's a national food holiday that will appeal to everyone this month, whether you like sweet or savory tastes. Your palate will be sated with scrumptious foods and refreshing drinks that you can indulge in over these lip-smacking holidays. Some special ones you won’t want to miss out on celebrating are National Grilled Cheese Day, National Glazed Ham Day, National Jelly Bean Day, National Prime Rib Day and National Blueberry Pie Day. Whew! That’s a lot, but to make it easier, the Isle® Waterloo Casino is ramping up the fun with extra-special festivities to honor each of these delectable holidays.
• April 12: National Grilled Cheese Day
One of the ultimate comfort foods and a staple for cheese lovers everywhere is the widely popular grilled cheese sandwich. You can build your own at the Farmer’s Pick Buffet®’s grilled cheese sandwich griddle station. There you can find an assortment of fresh delicious cheeses and your choice of add-ins such as flavorful bacon, plump mushrooms, gourmet ham, savory taco meat and tasty shredded beef. The Lone Wolf will also be offering a scrumptious Grilled Cheese Sandwich on its menu to celebrate this exciting holiday.
• April 15: National Glazed Ham Day
With the invention of the spiral ham slicer in the 1950’s, spiral-cut ham has become a favorite Sunday dinner staple. Come celebrate National Glazed Ham Day at the Farmer’s Pick Buffet’s carving station where the restaurant will have a rotisserie at the entrance to tantalize your nose and stomach. If you need some ham to go, you can easily hit up the Lone Wolf® and order take out by the pound.
• April 22: National Jelly Bean Day
Jelly beans aren’t just for Easter anymore! Come get your jelly bean fix at any of our eateries where you will be served a dessert sample of Jelly Bellies after your meal in honor of National Jelly Bean Day. With an astonishing array of flavors, jelly bean makers have concocted practically any flavor you can imagine. Tempt your taste buds with an assortment of these delicious candies at one of our restaurants after you have enjoyed your meal.
• April 27: National Prime Rib Day
All steak lovers must celebrate this awesome holiday. A holiday to celebrate one of the best cuts of beef a person can eat is definitely deserving of indulgence. Get all the mouthwatering prime rib you can eat at the Farmer’s Pick Buffet for just $19.99 a person. You will also find amazing succulent prime rib specials at Otis & Henry’s Bar and Grill to honor National Prime Rib Day.
• April 28: National Blueberry Pie Day
Early Native Americans referred to blueberries as “star berries” because of the star shape found on the bottom end of blueberries. In honor of National Blueberry Pie Day we will be hosting a fun blueberry pie eating contest located in the lobby. You don't want to miss the delicious Blueberry Pie Daiquiri available at The Lone Wolf for this special holiday. Get your fill of blueberry pie and don’t forget to pick up a whole fresh baked blueberry pie at the bakery to enjoy later.
No matter what you’re craving this month – there’s probably a celebration for it!