Eliminating Hunger, One Truck At A Time

Ameristar Council Bluffs

The Ameristar Culinary team took their show on the road as they served hungry lunch-goers from the Food Bank for the Heartland Food Truck. The team served blackened chicken salad wraps with cilantro lime vinaigrette. Proceeds from the food truck will benefit the Food Bank’s child hunger programs.

Ameristar Women Leaders in Gaming Summit

The Iowa Gaming Association hosted the fourth annual Women Leaders in Gaming Summit. Ameristar leaders, along with other women in the Iowa gaming industry, selected leaders in government, philanthropy and media gathered to lead a wide range of inspiring discussions. This was a wonderful opportunity to network and to gain a better insight into our […]

ACB Earth Week 2017

Ameristar Council Bluffs team members celebrated Earth Week by volunteering for the Spring Hwy Clean Up, participating in the scavenger hunt, signing the Earth Week commitment banner and proudly wore your favorite green accessories. Our team members support and commitment to Go Green embodies our CARE and INNOVATION core values as we identify new ideas and ways […]

The Art of Baking with Chef Lorraine

Ameristar Council Bluffs

Executive Pastry Chef Lorraine Howard hosted two baking classes for culinary team members to learn the skills and techniques of making Ameristar’s finest breads. Culinary team members learned how to craft Four Braided Bread and our famous Artisan Bread that is prepared with a 100% natural starter. Using a natural starter is a timely process […]

PNK Weight-Loss Challenge ACB

Congratulations to the winners of the PNK WLC: Alex Dale who lost 15.94%, second place to Jessica Fox for losing 12.47%, and Madeline Nothstine winning third place by losing 12.23%. The ultimate goal is to make healthy changes in our lives and continue to be healthy and strong. Great job to all of this years […]

What Does 9,000 Pounds of Potatoes Look Like?

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This week Ameristar Council Bluffs team members volunteered at the Food Bank for the Heartland where they packed more than 9,000 pounds of potatoes to be distributed throughout Iowa and Nebraska. The nearly 5 tons of 10-pound bags of potatoes will help feed families and children in need within our own communities. Great job everyone!

Exec Pastry Chef Howard Judges SkillsUSA Commercial Baking Contest

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Executive Pastry Chef Lorraine Howard was one of three judges at the annual SkillsUSA Commercial Baking Contest hosted for both college and high school students in two divisions. The competition includes a written test to evaluate the participants baking knowledge, and a performance test for baking skills. Students had three hours to prepare and present […]

ACB Light Up The Night

The Ameristar Council Bluffs Executive group celebrated the night shift team with a complimentary dinner including prime rib and lobster macaroni and cheese. Thank you to the many team members who joined us, we appreciate everything you do every day!

Ameristar CB Takes the Plunge

Ameristar Cares Freezin’ For A Reason

The 11th Annual Polar Plunge wasn’t as chilly as past years but it still took the breath away from the Ameristar Cares team who plunged for the 9th consecutive year. More than 40 team members and their families and friends showed their support for the Iowa Special Olympics by taking the frigid plunge into Lake […]