America’s longest running casino celebrates its 80th anniversary

America’s longest running casino celebrates its 80th anniversary

 

Located on Boulder Highway in Henderson, Nevada, the property owned by MGM Resorts International opened its doors on Aug. 1, 1931 with only one room and one roulette wheel. Since its opening 80 years ago, the Nevada casino has survived multiple owners, renovations and the changes, including the addition of a bar in the 1940’s and a hotel expansion in the ’70s and ’80s. .

Nearly 80 guests including city representatives, lawmakers, historians and MGM Resorts executives gathered at the Railroad Pass Casino for a private ceremony held on Aug. 1 at 11 a.m. During the ceremony, property officials invited locals and visitors to celebrate and commemorate the casino’ 80-year history with a series of specials and promos.

Railroad Pass Hotel & Casino 80th Anniversary Events:

Monday, August 1st: 11:30 am – 4:00 pm: Birthday Bash in the Banquet Room with Strawberry Shortcake Fest.
Tuesday, August 2nd: Win big with Matchness Mania
Wednesday, August 3rd: Triple the fun with 3x points!
Thursday, August 4th: Card of the Day promo
Friday, August 5th: Free Video Poker Tournament
Saturday, August 6th: Noon – 6:00 pm
Carnival games in the Banquet Room. First 100 guests receive a free photo.

Week Long Specials (Valid Monday, August 1 – Sunday, August 7)80¢ Shrimp Cocktails 10:00am – 10:00pm
80¢ Hot Dogs 10:00am – 10:00pm
80¢ Draft Beers – Available 24/7
$19.31 Conductor’s Room Dinner Special
Dillinger Whiskey Steak Dinner- Delicious marinated whiskey steak served with red potatoes and a vegetable. Available Thursday, August 4 – Sunday, August 7.
$31.00 Room Rates

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