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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.

Hard Rock: New sign-ups receive $5 free bet and play one hour on any table game and receive a $25 dining credit; or may select $5 in free slot play and play $20 on your first trip and receive $10 in free slot play. (Ongoing until further notice and replaces all previous sign –up bonus offers.)

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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  On that page you can also access more than 100 other video podcasts with various gambling experts and personalities.

The LINQ: O’Sheas Casino at The LINQ Hotel & Casino will continue to keep the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day alive with the third “Year of the Leprechaun” celebration. Drink specials, live entertainment, little leprechauns and a celebrity keg-tapping by the cast of Legends in Concert will take place on Monday, July 17. “The Year of the Leprechaun” celebration will kick-off beginning at 12 p.m., with drink specials, including a 12 oz. St. Archer IPA for $5 and any Absolut cocktail for $8. Attendees can see if they have “the luck of the Irish” by trying their hand at 24-hour beer pong. Lucky guests will also have a chance to meet the cast of Legends in Concert. O’Sheas spokesperson Brian “Lucky” Thomas will lead legendary characters including Michael Jackson, Elvis Presley, Dusty Springfield and Marilyn Monroe in the celebrity keg-tapping around 5 p.m. Live entertainment and DJs will keep the party going all day and night.  

Venetian/Palazzo: Unveiling of an all-new experience, The Biergarten at Lagasse’s Stadium. Set to debut July 17, guests will be transported into celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse’s take on Bavaria with gourmet fare, an array of beer, and craft cocktails – allowing for the ultimate German beer garden experience. Covering 1,800 square feet, The Biergarten at Lagasse’s Stadium, in partnership with Anheuser-Busch, will boast a lively public gathering space with elements of a traditional beer hall such as communal bench seating, ambient string lighting, and lush greenery. Located on the patio of Lagasse’s Stadium, The Biergarten will offer German-inspired cuisine from Emeril Lagasse including shared plates, large portions, sides and dessert. Highlights include homemade potato pancakes with apple sauce and sour cream; giant Bavarian pretzel with beer cheese dipping sauce; flame grilled bratwurst or knatwurst with sauerkraut and mashed potatoes; and thinly pounded crispy pork or chicken schnitzel topped with lemon and parsley, and German potato salad; to name a few. To complement the dining experience, guests will be able to imbibe with bottle, buckets and pitchers of beer; “frozen beer,” and specialty cocktails. Beers include select options such as Budweiser, Bud Light, Shock Top, Elysian, Four Peaks, and more, as well as signature cocktails such as the Kickin’ Mule (Ketel One Vodka, Monin habanero lime syrup, fresh lime, ginger beer) and Royal Refresher (Crown Royal Apple, pineapple juice, soda). The Biergarten at Lagasse’s Stadium will be open seven days a week, 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. All guests must be 21 years of age and older. Reservations are recommended by calling 702-607-2665.

SLS Las Vegas: Invites guests to celebrate International Beer Day at Retro Pool Beer Fest with live entertainment by The Rockie Brown Band and craft beer tastings at Retro Pool Lounge on Friday, August 4. Doors will open at 8 p.m., with live music beginning at 9 p.m. Samplings of more than a dozen beers will include: Goose Island IPA, 312 Urban Wheat and Sofie, Elysian Brewing’s Superfuzz and Space Dust, Golden Road’s Get Up Off That Brown and Tart Mango Cart, 4Peaks’ Kiltlifter, Kirin Ichiban, Spaten Optimator Dopplebock, Estrella Jalisco, and Best Damn Root Beer and Cream Soda. Advance tickets to Retro Pool Beer Fest are priced at $20, and $25 the day of the event. Tickets include one complimentary beer, and are available for purchase now at A cash bar will offer additional beers, wine and cocktails.  Designated drivers will receive free entry. More information is available at

Palms: Terrible Herbst Car Wash: one FREE car wash to participants who earn 300 base points on Thursdays in July. Brenden Theatre movie tickets: one free movie ticket to participants who earn 300 base points on Tuesdays in July.

Arizona Charlie’s Boulder & Decatur: Bingo July Triple $1,000 Coveralls Fridays – July  21 & 28. Every Friday in July, three $1,000 coveralls at the 11 am, 1 pm, 7 pm & 9 pm sessions. Open to all Bingo players with a minimum $4 buy-in.

Sam’s Town: Every Monday, Sweet Scoops Kiosk game. After earning ten (10), fifty (50) and one hundred (100) base slot points every Monday in July, participants will be eligible to swipe their B Connected card at any of the promotional kiosks and play the Sweet Scoops Ice Cream game to win a prize. Maximum three prizes each Monday in July.

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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  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.

Hard Rock: “Travel Like a Rockstar.”  July 16 – 18 and July 23 – 25, earn 1,000 base slot points or $100 table theoretical in the same promotional day for an Everyday Carryall, plus keep your earned points.

Bellagio: Every Wednesday in July, guests at Hyde Bellagio will enjoy a variety of half-priced bottles and glasses of wine during UnWined Wednesdays from 5 – 10 p.m. With different regions featured each month, guests can relax with spectacular views of the famed Fountains of Bellagio as they sip an array of celebrated wines from across the globe. Traditional Italian small plates from Lago by Julian Serrano create perfect pairings and are available to order until 10 p.m.

Downtown Grand: “Third Thursday on 3rd” street festival on July 20th from 7 pm – 10 pm. Designed to feed the soul and the senses, the evening will feature five gourmet food trucks (Truk-N-Yaki, Stripchezze, The Cookie Bar, Cousins Maine Lobster and Waffle Love), a live street art battle from Secret Walls PLUS games, give-a-ways, a DJ and more. The night of food, art, and music is part of the Downtown Grand’s commitment to entertainment on the 3rd street corridor, and this authentic road side affair will bring together some of the best artists and food truck vendors in the valley. Having already established itself as an artistic force in Downtown Las Vegas, Secret Walls (considered the “Fight Club” of the underground art scene), will make their debut performance at the Downtown Grand with an epic street battle that will result in each of the artists work being installed on the property’s 3rd Street entrance. Inspired by Marvel comics and the graffiti art scene, the evening’s main attraction will be a clash of creative minds, as two Secret Walls artists will be given 90 minutes to leave their inventive impression on the property as they go toe to toe under the 3rd street lights for an all out battle of expressive domination.  While the Secret Walls artists are visually stimulating the minds of all those that have gathered, some of the most beloved food trucks in the city will be satisfying their hunger by serving up their favorite curb side eats. These mobile hunger heroes will include; Truk-N-Yaki, Stripchezze, The Cookie Bar, Cousins Maine Lobster and Waffle Love.  Parked and ready to cater to the hungry masses, the trucks will be joined by craft beer offerings from the property’s Freedom Beat, as well as drink specials found throughout the property. In addition to the art and food offerings, a Secret Walls DJ and MC will keep the vibe fresh, while the Downtown Grand will bring the party to the street with games such as Ping Pong, corn hole, foosball, and Jenga. “Downtown Las Vegas has a thriving art and culinary scene, and we are excited to activate 3rd Street as yet another great destination for locals and tourists to experience the best that Downtown Las Vegas has to offer,” notes Downtown Grand general manager, Kevin Glass.  “The setting here is amazing as you are surrounded by our two hotel towers, the great vintage Downtown Las Vegas skyline and a streetscape that cannot be found anywhere else in the city. We look at this as one of the many new events we will be staging on 3rd Street in the coming months and we are committed to establishing the street as a new hub for arts, entertainment and culinary experiences.” About the event: Third Thursday on 3rd: 3rd Street at the Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino; Located on 3rd street in between Ogden & Stewart; Thursday, July 20; 7 pm – 10 pm; Event FREE for all ages!

M Resort: “$500 on Us” new member promotion. During July, players who sign up for a Marquee Rewards membership, provide their email address, and play their favorite slot machine on the first day of membership will be eligible for reimbursement of up to $500 worth of slot losses. These will be repaid in free slot play, which will be broken into two equal payment increments. Guests will receive their reimbursement offer via email within 14 business days from their first visit.

SLS Las Vegas: $82,000 Summer Car Giveaway: Fifty winners will be selected during drawings held at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. every Saturday in July with free play prizes of up to $1,000. Two winners will be entered into the grand prize car drawing each week. One lucky winner will win a three-year lease on a new 2017 Range Rover Evoque at the final drawing at 7 p.m. on Sunday, July 30. Players may earn entries now through Sunday, July 30.

Texas Station: “Crazy Days:” promotion:
July 19 brings $1.50 hot dogs at the cart in the promotions area from noon-8 p.m.
July 20 guests who update their address, phone number and email at the Rewards Center will receive 1,000 points.
July 22 Guests can purchase a beverage of their choice at the Martini Bar and receive another free from 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
July 23 guests who bring in a photo of their parents to the Rewards Center will receive 1,000 points.
July 24 is Tequila Day, and guests who stop by the Promotions Area can have their choice of a free margarita on the rocks or tequila sunrise from 2-8 p.m.
July 25, guests who wear their favorite red shoes to the Rewards Center will receive 1,000 points.
July 29, wear your favorite shade of lipstick to the Rewards Center and receive 1,000 points.
July 31, guess how many jelly beans are in the jar, and the closest winner will receive 10,000 points.

Fremont Casino: Play Craps and become a part of the Sharpshooter Club at the Fremont. Win exclusive prizes like a fabulous Sharpshooter jacket. A player must roll the dice a minimum of 25 rolls each time they shoot the dice to qualify to receive a Sharpshooter Club voucher. Vouchers can be aggregated to redeem gifts with validation within same 24 hour period: 25-39 rolls – 5,000 point gift; 40-59 rolls – Crapshooter Jacket. 60+ rolls – Sharpshooter Jacket and become an official member of the Fremont Sharpshooter Club. See Players Club for details. (Ongoing promotion until further notice.)

Downtown Grand: Gamblers Special Menu available thru 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.

Orleans: Copper Whisk Café (formerly the Courtyard Café) late night specials, served daily, Midnight to 6:00 am: —7 ounce New York Steak with Two Farm Fresh Eggs, Hash Browns, Toast or English Muffin, $10.99; —Chicken Wings and Fries, $10.99; Regular full menu is also available. (Ongoing promotion until further notice.)

Silverton: Rewards Club members who earn 500 points on Wednesdays in July may redeem those points for an aluminum wallet filled with mystery free slot play. Guests may swipe their Silverton Rewards Club card at any kiosk to redeem a voucher, limit one per day.

Boyd Gaming: Win a 2017 Lincoln MKC and cash prize during the “Lucky Lincoln” Drawings at The Orleans, Gold Coast, Suncoast and Sam’s Town. Earn drawing entries by playing on slot machines and table games beginning Sunday, July 2 through Saturday, July 29 at 6 p.m. for The Orleans and Sam’s Town and 8 p.m. at Gold Coast and Suncoast. Drawings to win up to $5,000 in cash will take place on Fridays and Saturdays in July. The final drawing to win one of four Lincoln MKC vehicles will be held on Saturday, July 29 at The Orleans, Gold Coast, Suncoast and Sam’s Town. See the B Connected desk for complete details on prizes and drawing schedules.

El Cortez: 1941 Players Choice: Earn 1,941 points in a day and receive your choice of a FREE pack of cigarettes, a $10 dining voucher at Siegel’s 1941, two slices of pizza and a soft drink or draft beer at Pizza Lotto, a $6 Subway voucher or $10 in free slot play. Limit of one redemption per day. (Ongoing promotion until further notice.)

Stratosphere: Play to Earn Beach Towel, July 1 – 31. Earn 2,500 base points and receive a Stratosphere Logo Beach Towel. Limit two (2) per account. Must be an ace l PLAY member. See ace l PLAY Center or website for more details.

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.)

Downtown Grand: New members signing up for Grand Rewards at the Downtown Grand in Las Vegas who earn 25 points will randomly be awarded free slot play ranging from $5-$1,000. Free slot play is valid for 72 hours from time of issuance. See the Grand Rewards Players club for details and official rules.

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 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:  (Note: Cosmopolitan now charges for parking. Call ahead to see if they will validate parking for these events.)

South Point: Bingo Room will host a $1 Million Extravaganza Bingo Event Friday, July 21 and Saturday, July 22. Buy-in tickets are now available for $495, which includes one 9-ON pack for July 21 and 21, food coupons and dauber. Ticketholders will have the opportunity to play up to 60 games each day, with $1,000, $10,000, $15,000 or $20,000 going to the winner of each game, with the coverall winner earning $100,000.  Each day the doors will open at 10 a.m., with 15 warm up games beginning at 1 p.m. with $1,000 winnings each game, and extravaganza games beginning at 2:30 p.m. In addition, South Point will offer 15 Late Bird games on Friday and Saturday where players can win $1,000 per game. Extra 6-ON packs are available for $25, with a maximum of 16 additional packs per day in electronic units and a maximum of two paper packs. Additional 3-ON coverall strips are available for $5 each, with a maximum of 25 3-ON electronic strips. Electronic players must purchase a minimum of two additional 6-ON packs for a total of $50 per day. Players will also receive a special room offer for the days leading up to the event. Players who purchase a room for Thursday, July 20 for $75 will receive Friday, July 21 and Saturday, July 22 free plus tax and resort fee. No refunds can be made after Friday, July 7. For more information, call 702-796-7111 ext. 77136, call toll-free 1-844-846-8689 or visit the South Point website.

Cannery: Monday Player Deal Days. 50 percent off food purchases when paying with points; 10x drawing entries; a 3x point multiplier; plus the chance to win up to $500 when you earn 150 same-day base points.

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