Hi-Way Casino

Hi-Way Casino, Route 6 Westport, one of Westport’s more glamorous nightclubs of the 1930s-50s. Located between Fall River and New Bedford. Largest night club in new England. Seating 1200 people with private banquet hall. Known for fine floor shows. Owned and operated by Henry O. Gaudreau.

Dancers at Hi-way Casino

Dancers at Hi-Way Casino

Among the many popular jazz bands that played the Hi-Way Casino was Johnnie Alle’s Orchestra.

Johnnie Allen Orchestra at Hi-way Casino

Johnnie Allen Orchestra at Hi-Way Casino

Nationally-known stars such as Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Dean Martin, and Jerry Lewis also performed at the Hi-Way Casino.