First Casino at a Highway Rest Stop in Florida Opens Tomorrow! Little Trail Casino Opening on February 14

Miami, FL – February 13, 2024 – The Miccosukee Tribe is blazing the trail in the gaming industry with the grand opening of the only casino at a highway rest stop in Florida: Little Trail Casino! Located at the Miccosukee Service Plaza on I-75, exit 49 in Ochopee, guests wanting to stop for gas and snacks can also try their luck at a jackpot starting on Wednesday, February 14 at 11 AM.

As the only pit stop on Alligator Alley, the Miccosukee Service Plaza is upping the entertainment value with an elegantly designed, 8,500 square-foot venue that includes 150 modern slot machines plus a wine and beer bar. Little Trail Casino is the newest addition to the Miccosukee Tribe’s gaming operations and the latest project to launch as part of a multi-million-dollar expansion that began in 2022.

“What started as a dream six months ago is now a reality. As we continue to grow and develop our enterprises, our Tribe flourishes with us. Over 600 Tribal members are counting on our continued success, and this is only the beginning of many more great things to come,” said Talbert Cypress, Chairman of the Miccosukee Tribe.

The grand opening of Little Trail Casino kicks off with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11 AM on February 14. Guests will enjoy light hors d’oeuvres and the opportunity to browse and shop authentic Miccosukee arts & crafts from Tribal vendors.

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The Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida first ventured into the gaming industry when they opened the Miccosukee Indian Bingo Hall in 1990. Nine years later, after much success and high demand, they established a complete resort and gaming facility boasting over 1,800 slot machines, 20 live-action Poker tables, Bingo, and entertainment, 24/7. Located at the edge of the Everglades at 500 SW 177 Ave, Miccosukee Casino & Resort is a world-class hotel with modernized suites, ancillary amenities, and excellent eateries ranging from deli favorites to fine dining. For reservations and information, call 1-877-242-6464 or visit