Vegas Values Report for August 28, 2016

Vegas Values Report for August 28, 2016

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Arizona Charlie’s Boulder & Decatur: Labor Day Weekend Hot Seats September 3 – 5. Each day four slot players will win cash during the 2:15 pm, 4:15 pm, 6:15 pm and 8:15 pm Hot Seat Drawings. ace | PLAY red and green members will receive $100 and ace | PLAY orange and blue members will receive $50.

Boyd Gaming: The $500,000 Pick the Pros Football Contest is back. B Connected members can register for the FREE weekly contest beginning on Tuesday, Aug. 30 at 5 p.m. Make your picks each week beginning Tuesdays at 5 p.m. and before Sunday at 10 a.m. Ruby card holders will receive three free entries; Sapphire will receive four free entries; and Emerald will receive five free entries. Each week, $30,000 will be awarded with a minimum of $10,000 guaranteed for each first-place winner. Learn more at: PickthePros.com.

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Stratosphere: September Cool Cash Giveaway September 1 – 30. Earn 5,000 base points in September and receive $25 cash, plus keep your points. Maximum of $500 cash may be earned during the promotion. Must be an ace l PLAY member.  

SLS: $50,000 Baccarat Drawings. Every Friday in September at 8 p.m., 9 p.m., 10 p.m., 11 p.m. and midnight, two winners will be drawn to spin a wheel for a chance to win up to $1,000 in play ‘til you lose promotional chips. To participate, Baccarat players must be dealt a winning Natural 8 or 9 to earn one drawing entry and Pai Gow players must have 3 of a kind or better in order to gain one drawing entry. Entries reset weekly. Drawing will take place in Pit 2 near the High Limit Room on the casino floor and guest must be present to win. Restrictions apply. See the main cashier for details.

Golden Nugget: October 1- 2, $100,000 Cards & Sharks Blackjack Tournament. Play for your chance at $100,000 at the Cards and Sharks Blackjack Tournament. Entry fee is $500 and includes two-days of tournament play, drawings and casino discounts. Play for the $5,000 grand prize in the special Thursday Last Man Standing Event. Entry is $100.

Tuscany: Wednesdays in September: Play & Pour. Earn 200 points for a FREE Bottle of Wine, Liquor or Six-Pack of Beer (Max of four per player, per day.)

Stage Door Casino: Bar specials: ¼ lb all beef hot dog with a Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer for $3.  Other specials include Pabst beers for $1, Corona’s for $2 and shots of Jack Daniels, Fireball, Crown Royal, Tito’s, Bacardi (and more) for $4, Patron shots for $5 and Jagermiester poured from a “tap” for $3. A rare 1942 Don Julio Tequila shot goes for $10. (Ongoing until further notice.)

Suncoast: 50% off at Du-par’s restaurant when paying with your points now though September 30.

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What’s New in Version 2.0
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– Ability to search instant coupon offers by type. For example: buffet, room, show, etc. Users can also search by casino name, city, state or zip code.
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What’s New in Version 3.0
– New Instant Coupon section added. Download coupons instantly to your iPhone.
– New coupons are being added all the time. Be sure to check back frequently.
– Uses GPS to show you which casinos near you have Instant Coupons offers.
– Ability to search instant coupon offers by type. For example: buffet, room, show, etc. Users can also search by casino name, city, state or zip code.

This FREE app also offers the following benefits:
– Find any U.S. casino by name, city, state or zip code
– Get detailed information on each casino: name, address, phone numbers, room rates, buffet prices, games offered, senior discounts and special features.
– Find exclusive discount coupon offers for more than 80 casinos, including FREE: rooms, food, drinks, shows, gambling money, matchplay bonuses, plus much more!
– Ability to search coupon offers by type. For example: buffet, room, show, etc. Users can also search by casino name, city, state or zip code.

– Uses GPS to show you which casinos near you have special offers in the American Casino Guide, plus other casinos with money-saving offers.
– Uses GPS to show you which casinos are near you within a 50-mile radius
– State-by-state directory of all casinos with both map and list views
– Turn-by-turn directions to any U.S casino
– Offline access mode. Note this will only work for pages that were previously accessed while online.
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Ongoing August/September Promotions

Vegas Values Updates: The American Casino Guide web site has a Las Vegas discussion board where you can read about any updates to each week’s Vegas Values report. You can also post any questions or comments you have about any casino promotions.

FREE Alamo Discount Coupons – The American Casino Guide has its own booking page with Alamo that can save you up to 20% on your next car rental. Plus, there is a FREE upgrade coupon that can save you some additional money on top of the discounted rate. Just click on the blue link for more details.

FREE National Car Rental Discount Coupons – The American Casino Guide has its own booking page with National that can save you up to 20% on your next car rental. Plus, there are two other coupons that can save you  additional money on top of the discounted rate. Just click on the blue link for more details.

Sam’s Town: “Ace-a-Day” promotion daily through August 31. B Connected members, after one hour of rated play with a minimum average bet of $5, may swipe at any promotional kiosk once each promotional day to receive their “Ace-a-Day” voucher. Guest must present voucher and matching B Connected card to the dealer at any Blackjack Table before first dealt card. In the event of a tie, voucher may be used until a decision has been reached. Voucher must be surrendered and can only be used once. Maximum bet with voucher is $25. Voucher is non-transferable and must be used on the date printed. Voucher has no cash value and cannot be combined with any other offer or promotion. Voucher may not be combined with any free table bet voucher.

Wildfire Gaming: Wildfire Gaming is ready for the 2016 college football season with the College Football Clash. The FREE college football contest will offer $500 in weekly cash prizes, and the grand prize winner will receive a trip for two to the 2017 Rose Bowl Game. All contestants must have a Boarding Pass card to play. Registration is underway, and players may enter the contest at any time, there’s no registration deadline. The weekly contest is based on selecting 10 selections weekly against the line. It will begin in the sports books Saturday, September 10 and conclude on Saturday, November 26. The weekly contest selection sheets will be available in the sports books beginning Monday, September 5 and will be available every Wednesday during the contest. One point will be awarded for each winning selection, and the weekly prize money will be awarded to the contestant who has the most points that week. If contestants are tied, the money will be split among them. Contestants are allowed one entry per person, and anyone with more than one entry will be eliminated. Weekly prizes are awarded as follows: •First place, $250 cash •Second place, $150 cash •Third place, $100 cash. The grand prize trip will be awarded to the contestant who earned the most contest points during the 2016 College Football Clash. The grand prize includes two tickets for the 2017 Rose Bowl Game in Pasadena, Calif., scheduled for Jan. 2, 2017; hotel accommodations and round trip airfare for two. The grand prize winner may choose a cash equivalent prize of $1,500 in lieu of the trip. College Football Clash is available for play at Wildfire Gaming properties Wild Wild West, Barley’s, Wildfire Sunset, Wildfire Rancho, Wildfire Lake Mead, Wildfire Casino & Lanes and Wildfire Boulder.

Santa Fe Station: Hosting a $25,000 Blackjack Tournament, with the top prize $10,000 cash. Play blackjack at Santa Fe from Sept. 1-Oct. 25, and the top 122 table scores earned during that time period will receive an entry to the tournament on Oct. 29 and 30. Players also can qualify for the tournament by winning drawings held throughout September and October. Two drawings will be held each Saturday in September and October at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. There will be one guest selected for automatic qualification at each drawing.  The $25,000 Blackjack Tournament will be held Oct. 29 and 30, with registration periods at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.  There will be a final round registration on Oct. 30 at 2:30 p.m. Guests can only have one entry.  Additional entries won after the first confirmed entry will pay $250 in promotional chips. After the first rounds of play on Oct.29 there will be a second chance drawing for all participants who were knocked out of the tournament to get back in for the final round of play on Oct. 30. The prize pool is: first place, $10,000; second place, $5,000; third place, $2,500; fourth place, $1,000; and fifth to 24th places, $325 cash. Guests must be 21 years or older and have a Boarding Pass card to play.

Orleans: Tuesdays, Earn and Get Gifts 11 am – 7 pm. Earn 300 points, swipe your B-Connected card at any kiosk to receive voucher. Present your voucher at B Connected Club to receive your gift. Tuesday, 8/23-Bath Mat; Tuesday, 8/30-Blue Tooth Speaker.

Longhorn Casino: August Blackjack Tournaments: $10 Tourney every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday. $20 Tourney Saturday. All tournaments start at High Noon. All money returned to players.

August Video Podcast – Where are the “loosest” slot machines in America? – Part 1.Steve Bourie, takes a look at gaming statistics to discover where the “loosest” slot machines in America are located. This is part 1 where he takes a look at two types of slot machines statistics: those for casinos located within a specific geographic area, as well as those for Indian casinos. He shows you which casinos had the best returns in those two categories. In part 2 he will take a look at individual casinos. To watch this video, go to https://www.youtube.com/user/americancasinoguide On that page you can also access more than 90 other video podcasts with various gambling experts and personalities.

Gold Coast: Tuesday Gifts: Earn 300 Points and You Keep the Points.  2:00pm – 9:00pm. Tuesday, August 16: Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker. Tuesday, August 23: Red Bake Buddy Set.

Cosmopolitan: 100 Days of Summer $100,000 Giveaway through Sept. 27.  Each day, players have the opportunity to win their share of $1,000 in prizes, including a daily 1st place $500 prize.  Identity Membership & Rewards players will earn one tournament entry for every 500 Identity slot points earned (up to five per day).  Additionally, new members will receive their first entry after only 50 Identity Slot Points. All prizes are awarded in Identity play.  

Eastside Cannery: T-Bone Deal Mondays in August. Earn 350 same day base points and receive a T-Bone Dinner at Snaps ($17.98 Value). Max 2 per person per day.

Silverton: Earn 1,500 points to receive an ice cream maker on Wednesdays in August.

Suncoast: 5 for $5 Tuesdays. $5 Breakfast or Lunch Buffet at St. Tropez Buffet* $5 Craft Beer at The Game; $5 Blackjack; $5 Jumbo Margaritas at all Casino Bars; Play $10 Get $5* (*With B Connected card, swipe at any kiosk to redeem). See B Connected Club for details All prices do not include tax or gratuity. Must be 21 or older. Management reserves all rights. (Ongoing promo until further notice.)

Palms: Movie ticket giveaway Tuesdays in August. Earn 100 points on slots or 500 points on video poker to receive a Brenden Theatres movie ticket.

Siegel Slots and Suites: Check Cashing Promotion. For August monthly mailer recipients: Cash your paychecks or government issued checks at cashier’s cage and receive an additional 5% of your check balance* in Free Slot Play. For all other Player Rewards card members: Earn 100 base points on the day you cash your paycheck or government issued checks at cashier’s cage and receive an additional 5% of your check balance* in Free Slot Play. *Paycheck cashing limit to be determined by D.F.S. Limit of $125 in Free Slot Play per cashed check, per day and per participant: $2,500. See the Player Rewards Center for rules and additional information.

Cosmopolitan: Redeem $25 cash back for every 15,000 Identity Slot Points earned floor-wide. Members may earn points Aug. 1 through Dec. 11 and redeem those points Dec. 1 – 11.

Suncoast: August point multipliers: Sundays – 15X Reels / 6X Video Poker; Wednesdays – Mystery Multiplier, Up to 50X for Ages 50+; Thursday – Mystery Multipliers, Up to 50X for ALL B Connected Members.

Silver Sevens: Progressive Multiplier •Every Monday in August •Earn a point multiplier on reels and video reels •100 base points every Monday to qualify •Top multiplier is 12x points •Multiplier gets higher each Monday you visit •First week 3x, second week 5x, third week 7x, fourth week 9x, fifth week 12x.

Stratosphere: NASCAR Truck Race Ticket Giveaway •August 1– September 30, 2016 •ace l PLAY members have the opportunity to win NASCAR Truck Race tickets, held on October 1, 2016 •Receive a FREE ticket with every 100 base points earned (maximum 4 tickets per day.) •Participants must swipe at kiosk the same day points are earned to receive their ticket voucher.

Jerry’s Nugget: Hot Seats Free Play Giveaway. Jerry’s is giving away FREE slot play in August. On Mondays and Wednesdays throughout the month, guests playing with a MoreClub card on any slots, video poker or video keno device can qualify for a Hot Seat $10 free slot play reward. 40 winners will be randomly selected each day from 12 midnight to 11:59 p.m. There is no limit to the amount of times a player may win.

Sam’s Town: $1,000 Blackjack Tournament Every Wednesday. $25 entry fee. Sessions played at 10:00 am and 11:00 am. Each participant will play in two (2) twenty-hand sessions with $1,000 in non-negotiable, non-redeemable tournament chips. Chips will be counted at the end of each session and winners will be determined by a combined total from two sessions of play.

Red Rock Resort: Rock Shot Bingo will be held on Thursday, August 25 at 9 p.m., with doors open at 8 p.m. Buy-in is $25. The first nine games pay $100 each, and the final game pays $1,000. Each winner also receives an additional prize. Those who come to Rock Shot and bring their receipt to the 11 p.m. session receive $10 off.

Cromwell: Now offering 100x odds on Craps. (Ongoing until further notice.)

Cosmopolitan: “Dive In Movies At Boulevard Pool.” Monday evenings through Labor Day, the Marquee at Boulevard Pool transforms into a colossal movie screen, showing favorite films high above the Las Vegas Strip. From classic films to modern blockbusters, take a dip or lounge poolside as you sip on handcrafted cocktails and enjoy traditional movie snacks under the stars. Doors open at 7 p.m. and movies begin at 7:30 p.m. General admission is complimentary for hotel guests and children under 5 or $5 for non-hotel guests. “Dinner and a Movie” is $40 per person and includes movie admission. The pool is available for swimming and lounging during the movie. The Dive In Movie schedule is as follows: August 29 – The Goonies; and September 5 – Dirty Dancing.

Fremont Street Experience: Rock of Vegas concert series announces its full lineup for the summer that will transform the legendary downtown venue into summer’s hottest music destination. Celebrating its eighth anniversary, the FREE concerts have become one of the most popular summertime events in Las Vegas. The FREE concert series in Downtown Las Vegas runs through Labor Day weekend. Rock of Vegas Summer Concert Series at Fremont Street Experience headliner concerts: The final concert will be at 9 p.m. on Sept. 3 with Smash Mouth at the 3rd Street Stage.

D Las Vegas: “Win Derek’s Shelby GT.” Running through September, the property will draw one casino player each month to qualify for the ultimate grand prize, a high-speed 2016 Shelby GT GT350 Ford Mustang on September 17, 2016. Grand Prize Drawing: Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. Grand Prize winner must be present to claim their prize. To participate, players must be registered for the D’s loyalty rewards program, Club D, and can earn drawing entries by playing blackjack, keno, slots or video poker. Complete rules are posted at Club D players club. 

Texas Station: Table Games Hot Seat Bonus. Every Thursday – Saturday 6 pm – 9 pm, 1 random winner selected every 30 minutes. Each hot seat winner wins $50 in promotional chips.

Hard Rock: Age 45+ Classic Rocker’s & Bonus Points: available every Wednesday through Dec. 28, 2016. —15x reels and video reels/5x video poker. —5,000 bonus slot points. (Earn 100 base slot points to win 5,000 points, up to 4x per day.)

Rio: The Village Seafood Buffet has closed in its former location and merged with the Carnival World Buffet, now called the Carnival World & Seafood Buffet. Guests who want to go for the seafood need to pay an additional $15. Lunch Mondays through Fridays is 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for $24.99. Dinner Mondays through Fridays from 3 to 10 p.m. is $32.99 or $46.99 with seafood. Saturday and Sunday brunch runs from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for $31.99. Dinner on Saturday and Sunday from 3 to 10 p.m. goes for $34.99 or $49.99 with seafood. The American Casino Guide coupon for $10 off at the Village Seafood buffet, for up to four buffets, is now being accepted at the new location.

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FREE Slot Play in Lake Tahoe: The American Casino Guide is promoting an ongoing offer to get $55 of slot play for $25 at the Grand Lodge Casino at the Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe. Join the Players Advantage Club at Grand Lodge Casino and this offer will get you $55 in Slot Play Coupons for just $25. 1st Redemption: Upon purchase of this offer you will receive your first redemption code valid for $40 in Slot Play at at Grand Lodge Casino. 2nd Redemption: 12 Hours after you redeem your first code you will receive a second code valid for an additional $15 in Slot Play at Grand Lodge Casino. For details, go to – Discount Slot Play Once on that page the offer should appear, if not, click on “Lake Tahoe, NV” in the orange box in the upper right corner to take you to the offer.

Discounted Video Poker Software – One of the best ways to improve your playing skills is to use video poker software. By practicing with software you will easily be able to identify the best-paying machines in any casino, plus you will be able to practice playing those games so you can play at a near-perfect level. Additionally, some programs will allow you to print out strategy cards which you can take with you into the casino. The American Casino Guide website has set up a page to offer discounted prices on the three most popular video poker software programs: Optimum Play Video Poker (Mac Version), Optimum Play Video Poker (Windows Version), Video Poker for Winners! and Winpoker. For more information, just click on the name of each individual software program, or go to our discount video poker software page.

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