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South Point: “Prime Time Mondays” for Casino Club Card holders age 50 and older. Prime Time Mondays offer a $5,000 Free Slot Tournament from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The tournament’s first place winner will receive a $1,000 cash prize and additional places will be rewarded with free play. In addition, guests who pay with their points will receive half point dining all day at all restaurants (Primarily Prime Rib & Baja Miguel’s are closed on Monday) and half point bingo all day. Movies will also be offered at a discounted rate of just $4 all day (additional fee for 3D & XD). This promotion is not valid on holidays or during special bingo events. (Ongoing until further notice.)
Rampart: $100,000 Multiplier Madness – every Friday & Saturday at 6:15 p.m. and 8:15 p.m. Eight winners will be called at each drawing and can win the top prize of $6,000 in cash
Must be present to win. Drawing participants choose a prize and a multiplier off the drawing board to reveal their total prize. 100pts = 1 entry (Slots & Bingo). 10x entries Monday – Thursday.
Sunset Station: 2017 Kickoff to Football seminar with special guests, August 29, 6-7:30 p.m. held in Club Madrid. Hosted by Chuck Esposito, director of Sunset Station’s Race and Sports Book and Brian Blessing, host of Sports Book radio, am 1400 KSHP. With special guests Bernie Fratto, host of Rebel Extra; Bruce Marshall from the Gold Sheet; and Andy Isko from Gaming Today. Join us as we break down the 2017 pro football season with a group of elite guests. The evening will be filled with talk of the coming season and what to expect from your favorite pro football teams. The event is FREE and open to the public. Plus, two guests will win free entries into the Last Man Standing pro football elimination contest.
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Station Casinos: The 2017-18 $750,000 Free Gridiron Glory Football Contest is a FREE, interactive pro-football contest that utilizes the Boarding Pass Rewards Kiosk to track play. It also gives guests the opportunity to include picks from Thursday games and continues into the playoffs and championship game. Contestants can register for one FREE entry by visiting a Rewards Kiosk with your Boarding Pass at any Station Casino, the Fiestas, Wildfire Gaming properties as well as the Station Casinos-managed El Cortez sports book (with a Club Cortez card). Guests make selections (up to 4 weeks at a time) and track progress throughout the life of the contest with a personalized “team helmet” that gains yardage across the football field with each correct pick. Once achieving a touchdown, players receive instant prizes including Boarding Pass points, free slot play and more each time a touchdown is scored by their “team helmet.” Players advance by making correct weekly team picks; picks can be made on Thursday, Sunday and Monday Pro Football games. In total, $750,000 will be awarded in total cash and prizes throughout the pro football season and through the championship game, with up to $15,000 in cash prizes awarded each week. First place wins $10,000; and an additional $5,000 will be split among tiebreakers, in the event of a tie. Guests can advance to the playoffs by playing all 17 weeks or scoring three touchdowns during the regular season. Playoffs picks include prop bets, over/under and game outcomes for an additional $50,000 in cash prizes. All post-season contestants will be entered to play in the Big Game, which awards another $50,000 in cash prizes, and the first place winner receives $25,000. Gridiron Glory is available for play throughout 20 sports book and sports lounge locations including all Station Casinos, the Fiestas, Palms, Wildfire Gaming properties and the Station Casinos-managed El Cortez sports book. Season standings will be available via both the Rewards Kiosk and online at www.sclv.com/gridironglory.
Palms: Fit and Funday. Yoga by the Pool. Sundays, August 6th & 20th at 8 am. FREE to the public. All ages welcome.
Lucky Dragon: Lucky Sundays. Dragon Club members who earn fifty points will receive a giveaway item as follows: Aug 13 – mini fan; Aug 20- bamboo cutting board; Aug 27- choose between multiple options; and Sept 3 – football.
Wildfire Gaming: 2017 College Clash II FREE College Football Contest that will offer $500 in weekly cash prizes. The grand prize winner will receive a trip for two to the 2018 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 choosing 10 team selections weekly against the line. It will begin in the sports books Saturday, September 9 and conclude with the end of the regular college football season. 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 and Third place, $100 cash. The grand prize trip will be awarded to the contestant who earned the most contest points during the 2017 College Clash II. The grand prize includes two tickets for the 2018 Rose Bowl Game in Pasadena, Calif., scheduled for Jan. 1, 2018; 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 Clash II is available for play at Wildfire Gaming properties with a sports book including Wild Wild West, Barley’s, Wildfire Sunset, Wildfire Rancho, Wildfire Casino & Lanes and Wildfire Boulder.
El Cortez: During August, win a signature “We Make Winners” t-shirt or $10 – $1,000 in free play with qualifying jackpots of $200 or more.
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South Point: Coronado Café offers a delicious selection of graveyard specials from midnight to 6 a.m. Guests can select from a specially prepared menu featuring Buttermilk Biscuits and Gravy ($2.95), Two Eggs with Bacon or Sausage ($3.45), Steak and Eggs ($4.95), Pancake Sandwich ($3.95), Ham Steak and Eggs ($3.95) and a Cheeseburger ($3.95). All guests must be 21 or older with a valid form of ID. (Ongoing until further notice.)
Orleans: Lucky Monday Table Drawings, Mondays August 7th, 14th, 21st, & 28th. two winners at 7pm, 8pm, and 9pm, four winners at 10pm. A total of 10 winners win $500 in live chips.
Westgate: The ultimate pro football handicapping contest is returning to the world-famous Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino with the 6th annual SuperContest Weekend. Held Thursday, August 17 through Saturday, August 19 inside the world-famous Race & Sports SuperBook, the SuperContest Weekend will include an appearance from broadcasting legend Brent Musburger, the annual “Super Golf” outing at the famous Las Vegas Country Club and the chance to win an entry into the 2017 SuperContest. Open to the public, the SuperContest Weekend will kick off Thursday, August 17 with a live broadcast of Vegas Stats Information Network (VSiN) and broadcasting legend Brent Musburger from the “My Guys in the Desert” show, who will preview the entire football season and help raffle of SuperContest entries. Broadcasts will begin at 11 a.m. daily. Over the course of the weekend, six SuperContest entries will be given away and the weekend will conclude with the annual “Super Golf” outing at the famous Las Vegas Country Club. To reserve a spot, please call 888.457.3307. SuperContest is the ultimate pro football handicapping contest in the world. Entries are being accepted now through Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 11 a.m. The contest has a $1,500 entry fee prior to the start of the regular professional football season and contestants pick five games each week against the contest line. The contestant who correctly earns the most points for the entire pro football schedule will be declared the champion and collect the entire prize pool. Non-Nevada residents may take part by using a proxy to enter their selections each week. Westgate Resort and Casino is not affiliated with any proxy service. Additional details are available at westgatevegas.com. In addition to the SuperContest the SuperBook has added SuperContest Gold. This all new $5,000 contest is separate from the SuperContest and the winner will walk away with 100% of the entry fees. This winner-take-all contest will have contestants selecting five pro football games, similar to the SuperContest, each week versus the Westgate contest line.
Station Casinos: Celebrate National Bowling Day with the bowling experts at Station Casinos. To celebrate one of Station Casinos’ favorite holidays, all four of Station Casinos’ bowling centers will offer one FREE bowling game per guest on National Bowling Day, August 12. The bowling centers are located at Texas, Santa Fe, and Sunset Station, and Red Rock Resort. To be eligible for their free game, guests must download a coupon from GoBowling.com and present it at the counter at any of the four Station Casinos bowling centers. Special Bowling Deals: In addition to the free game, Station Casinos’ bowling centers offer great deals all month long. —At Texas Station, guests can up their bowling game for only $1.50. From 8 a.m.-1 p.m. daily throughout summer, Texas Station’s Texas Star Lanes are offering $1.50 games for early birds. Cost is per person, per game. —At Santa Fe Station, guests can enjoy a $2 Tuesday special where games, shoe rental and select Snack Bar items all are priced at $2.
Stratosphere: Play to Earn Beach Tote. •August 1 – 31; •Earn 1,500 base points and receive a Stratosphere beach tote; •Limit two (2) per account; •Must be an ace l PLAY member. See ace l PLAY Center or website for more details.
Silver Sevens: Monday Gift Days. Every Monday from 2- 6 p.m. at the Promotion Station, earn 1,000 points and receive a free gift: —August 7: 6-piece household tool set —August 14: 5-piece glass bowl set —August 21: 20-pocket shoe holder —August 28: 25-Piece tool kit with light.
Rampart: $100,000 Multiplier Madness – every Friday & Saturday in August at 6:15 p.m. and 8:15 p.m. eight winners will be called at each drawing and can win the top prize of $6,000 in cash. Start earning tickets on July 29. Must be present to win. Drawing participants choose a prize and a multiplier off the drawing board to reveal their total prize. 100pts = 1 entry (Slots & Bingo). 10x entries Monday – Thursday.
M Resort: Hot Seat Table Games. Fridays and Saturdays now through Sept. 30, from 7–10 p.m., one Hot Seat Winner will receive $100 in promo chips plus $25 instant cash if playing any side bet. The promotion will run every 15 minutes, and all other players at the same table receive a $25 free bet.
Stratosphere: August Fuel for Fun Gas Card Giveaway: •August 1 -31 •Earn 10,000 base points and receive (1) $50 Chevron gas card •A maximum of (2) $50 Chevron gas cards can be earned per person during the promotion •Must be an ace l PLAY member. See ace l PLAY Center or website for more details.
Tuscany: School Supplies for Free Play. Donations accepted every day in August. $10 donation = $10 in free slot play – with receipt. School supplies accepted: backpacks, notebooks, crayons, pencils, glue sticks, folders, scissors and erasers.
Jerry’s Nugget: Choosing 35 participants each week to win free slot play – play the Sizzlin’ Summer $10,000 Free Play Giveaway to win free slot play prizes ranging from $25 to $100. Accumulate electronic drawing entries to both the weekly and grand prize drawings for every 10 base points earned at any game. The weekly drawings are held at 10 p.m. on Saturday, August 5, 12, 19, and 26. Twenty players win $25 free slot play, the next ten win $50, and the last five winners win $100 free slot play. The grand prize drawing is on September 2 at 10 p.m. where 25 participants win $50 to $1,000 free slot play prizes. All winners will be announced and posted at The MoreClub. Winners do not need to be present.
Arizona Charlie’s Boulder & Decatur: 7x slot points Thursdays in August.
July Video Podcast #1 – Top 10 Mistakes Slot Machine Players Make with Mike “Wizard of Odds” Shackleford – part one – Part one of a two-part video where Mike Shackleford, also known as the “Wizard of Odds” gives his top 10 list of mistakes that slot machine players make. Topics covered include: playing slots in the first place; playing in “tight” casinos; overplaying; playing participation slots; and not using a players card.To watch this video, go to http://www.americancasinoguide.com/gambling-videos.html On that page you can also access more than 100 other video podcasts with various gambling experts and personalities.
July Video Podcast #2 – Top 10 Mistakes Slot Machine Players Make with Mike “Wizard of Odds” Shackleford – part two – This is the second part of a two-part video where Mike Shackleford, also known as the “Wizard of Odds” gives his top 10 list of mistakes that slot machine players make. Topics covered include: not paying attention to promotions; playing progressive machines when the meters are low; over-tipping on jackpots; leaving a game in a high state; and leaving credits, or money, in a machine. To watch this video, go to http://www.americancasinoguide.com/gambling-videos.html On that page you can also access more than 100 other video podcasts with various gambling experts and personalities.
Stratosphere: New Member Buffet Bonanza through September 30. New members can earn up to two free buffets. Earn 200 base points in the first 24 hours of sign-up and receive 1st Free buffet. Earn 500 base points in the first 24 hours of sign-up and receive 2nd Free buffet. Must be an ace l PLAY member. See ace l PLAY Center or website for more details.
Downtown Grand: Gamblers Special Menu available through August 31; 24/7. Gamblers Specials in Freedom Beat. Specials on Freedom Beat menu will be identified with a “GR” for Grand Rewards. 50% off “Gambler Special” voucher must be presented to server to receive special. Vouchers are available for redemption at the Grand Rewards Booth or Cashier. Menu Items:—$8.50 Prime Rib (Valid on Friday, Saturday & Sundays ONLY); —$5.50 Burger; —$4.50 Half Sandwich and Soup; —$7.50 Steak & Eggs; —$5.00 Eggs Any Way You Want; and —$4.50 Flapjacks. Maximum of one (1) 50% off “Gambler Special” voucher per Grand Rewards Member per promotional day. “Gambler Special” voucher is valid for one (1) qualified food items only. See the Grand Rewards Players club for details and official rules.
Texas Station: From 8 a.m.-1 p.m. daily throughout summer, Texas Station’s Texas Star Lanes are offering $1.50 games for early birds. Cost is per person, per game. On Thursdays, enjoy $1 bowling through August 10, all day. The snack bar also has $1 specials on Thursdays, including $1 hot dogs, cheese nachos and small soda.
Downtown Grand: Grand Rewards Players Club members will earn $1 Grand Buck for every 250 base points earned daily, now thru November 5. Grand Rewards Players Club members can use their Grand Bucks to redeem for gifts in the show room on November 4 & 5, 2017. Grand Bucks will be able to be redeemed for gifts like kitchenware, electronics, home living, outdoor living, travel accessories and jewelry including name brands such as Samsung, Kenneth Cole, Weber, JBL, Sony, Coach, Conair, Hamilton Beach, TUMI, Dirt Devil and more. Join in the last Wednesday of every month to win your share of 10,000,000 bonus points that are redeemable for Grand Bucks. Every Wednesday Grand Rewards Players Club members are eligible to pick free envelope(s) for bonus points that are only valid towards Grand Bucks. Number of free envelopes is dependent on card tier: White – One free envelopel; Silver – Two free envelopes; and Black – Three free envelopes. Additional envelopes can be earned for every 250 points earned that promotional Wednesday. Envelopes can be redeemed at the Grand Rewards Players Club each promotional Wednesday from 10 a.m. – midnight.
Silver Sevens: Through August 31, play your favorite table and slot games to receive a FREE William Hill Sports Bet with certain lucky hands. —All Hand Pay Slots: Receive a $25 Sports Bet when you hit a $1,200+ Jackpot —Blackjack: Receive a $10 Sports Bet when your hand contains a suited blackjack. (Hand must contain an ace and face card with the same suit) —Double Double Bonus Video Poker: Receive a $10 Sports Bet with a hand of four aces while playing Double Double Bonus. (Applies to quarter denominations and above with a max bet wager.)
Luxor: Fantasy is offering two-for-one ticket special available now through Thursday, Aug. 31 for Las Vegas locals. The seductive show will offer guests with a valid Nevada ID two tickets for the price of one. Following the show, guests are invited to a meet and greet opportunity with the cast for photos and autographs. Tickets are available for purchase at the Luxor box office, online at www.fantasyluxor.com or by calling 702.262.4400.
Cosmopolitan: Monday evenings through Labor Day, the Marquee at Boulevard Pool transforms into a colossal movie screen, showing popular 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 PM. Movies begin at 7:30 PM. $5 for non-hotel guests or complimentary for hotel guests and children under 5. No advance tickets or reservations – all tickets purchased are processed at the door on the night of the movie. The pool remains full and is available for swimming and lounging during the movie. Entrance is on Level 3, via Eastside escalators. For a list of movies visit check: https://www.cosmopolitanlasvegas.com/dive-in-movies/ (Note: Cosmopolitan now charges for parking. Call ahead to see if they will validate parking for these events.)
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 PlayOnce 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 popularvideo poker softwareprograms: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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