Vegas Values Report for June 28, 2015

Vegas Values Report for June 28, 2015

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Rampart Casino: $5,000 4th of July Celebration Giveaway – July 4. Casino guests receive a FREE candy bar when they earn 50 base points on Saturday, July 4, from 10 a.m. to 1 a.m. One hundred lucky candy bars will include $50 in free slot play.

Palazzo: Has added a new game to the casino floor called Sic Bo. The Palazzo is the only casino on the Strip that offers the game. Here’s a link to the game info: http://www.venetian.com/casino/table-games/rules/sic-bo.html 

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Hard Rock Hotel & Casino: Will bid farewell to the original and infamous Center Bar on Sunday, June 28. In honor of the year it opened, the iconic hub will offer 1995-themed “Last Call” drink specials and will host a “Final Toast” party to commemorate the occasion. Guests can enjoy Center Bar’s “Last Call” promotion now through Sunday, June 28. The special features five of the bar’s most popular shots from 1995 including “Surfer on Acid,” “Purple Hooter,” “Scooby Snack,” “Red Headed Slut” and “Cosmopolitan Shot.” The select shots are just $5 and come with a limited-edition Center Bar shot glass (while supplies last). In addition, Center Bar will host a “Final Toast” party for locals and visitors alike as well as past and current employees on Sunday, June 28 from 7 to 10 p.m. The soiree will feature top music hits from 1995, and attendees are encouraged to sign their name on the original Center Bar before it closes. Throughout the commemorative event, the globe hanging above the hotspot will shine bright before turning off when the final toast is given by Robin Leach. An after party at The Ainsworth with DJ Dash will conclude the evening and construction will begin the following day.

Silverton: Wild Wallet Wednesday every Wednesday in July. Each Wednesday in July guests who earn 500 points will receive a FREE leather wallet containing a mystery gift card worth up to $100. Mystery gift cards include Brio Tuscan Grill, Smiths, Apple iTunes, Shell Gas, Town Square, Lucille’s and more.

Stratosphere: New member sin-up “Pick and Play.” Swipe to win up to $1,000 in casino freeplay. Sign up to receive one FREE swipe. Earn 75 points on first day for 2nd swipe. See ace|PlAY Center for more details.

Palms: The Pearl gives concert goers independence from box office fees this July 4th.  From July 1 – July 5, music fans can purchase tickets for any of The Pearl’s upcoming shows with no additional box office fees. Limit of 4 tickets per person, valid on new purchases only, must be purchased from The Pearl Box Office at Palms Casino Resort (open from noon until 7 p.m. daily) Here is a list of upcoming shows and starting ticket prices: July 18 – Alice In Chains; Tickets start at $53; August 7 – Melissa Etheridge; Tickets start at $49; August 13 – Fifth Harmony; Tickets start at $33; August 21 – Jackson Browne; Tickets start at $63; August 28 – Vince Gill; Tickets start at $50; September 6 – Russell Peters; Tickets start at $49; September 12 – Alejandra Guzman; Tickets start at $53; September 26 – Oliver Dragojevic; Tickets start at $69; and October 24 – Bill Maher; Tickets start at $49.

Tuscany Casino: Gift Days – Earn 300 same-day points and receive FREE gifts: 7/4 – Patriotic Platter, 7/18 – Tuscany Apron.

Jerry’s Nugget: Celebrating America’s birthday with FREE patriotic hats to all bingo players. At all sessions on July 4, receive the festive red-white-and-blue gift with a $10 buy-in minimum.

2015 American Casino Guide is on Sale: The 2015 edition of the American Casino Guide has information on more than 700 casinos in 41 states, plus 201 money-saving coupons! To see a list of all coupons, go to – http://www.americancasinoguide.com/2015-american-casino-guide-coupon-list.html The retail price for the 2014 book is $18.95, but we are selling it on our web site for only $13.49. For more information on the book, go to – http://www.americancasinoguide.com/about-the-book.html

New Updated 2.0 Version of the FREE American Casino Guide App for iPhone and iPad
What’s New in Version 2.0

– 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.
– Offline access mode. Note this will only work for pages that were previously accessed while online.
– Added push notifications to let users know of new money-saving casino offers
– Improved share function for Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and email.
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!
* Uses GPS to show you which casinos near you have special offers in the American Casino Guide, plus other casinos with money-saving offers.
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* State-by-state directory of all casinos with both map and list views
* Turn-by-turn directions to any U.S casino
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* Works without being connected to Internet (In some instances, Internet connection is required)
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* Find exclusive discount coupon offers for more than 80 casinos, including FREE: rooms, food, drinks, shows, gambling money, matchplay bonuses, plus much more!
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* Turn-by-turn directions to any U.S casino
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Ongoing June/July 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.

Jokers Wild Casino Henderson: Earn cash bonuses in June. Tuesdays & Thursdays 4 Pays Much More.  Win more on Poker machines now with 2 cards of the day.  Rockin’ Reels  Bonus win $10 Slot Dollars on Reels with a win of $50 or more and Kickin’ Keno Bonus on Keno Machines win $10 Slot Dollars with any $50 Single Win Hit including bonus rounds.

Golden Nugget: Grotto Italian Ristorante is offering a June dining special: $10 Chicken Parmigiana served with capellini marinara. Also, Happy Hour runs Monday – Friday 2 p.m. – 6 p.m. and Sunday – Thursday 10:30 p.m. – midnight. Guests can also enjoy a three-course meal for $30.15 during Las Vegas Restaurant Week, June 15 -26, sponsored by Three Square Food Bank. Grotto donates $4 per plate to help solve hunger in Southern Nevada.  Book your reservation by calling 702-386-8341.

Bighorn/Longhorn Casinos: Throughout the month of June, players can earn “Instant Slot Bonuses” every day. Natural four of a Kinds 5’s thru 10’s win an Instant Slot Bonus. Nickel, 10¢, and 20¢ players win $4.00 free play with a 10 coin min bet. Quarter and .50¢ players win $10.00 free play with a 5 coin minimum bet.  $1.00 players win $20.00 free play, and $2.00 players win $40.00 free play with a 5 coin minimum bet.  Slot and video keno jackpots of $75.00 or more earn $10.00 free play.  Suited blackjack or 3-7’s gets a $5.00 bonus with a $5.00 minimum bet on live blackjack. Club members also receive 2x points 24/7 throughout the month of June.

Green Valley & Red Rock Resort: Continuing its 4th of July tradition, Station Casinos’ will once again host the largest 4th of July fireworks show in Southern Nevada on Saturday, July 4 after 9 p.m. for the entire community to enjoy. The “We Love Locals’ July 4th Fireworks Blast” will be a nine-minute fireworks show to celebrate Station Casinos’ love and affection for its team members and guests as well as to honor the nation’s 239th birthday. The fireworks shows will go off on the east and west sides of town at Green Valley Ranch Resort and Red Rock Resort. The fireworks show will be produced by the Grucci’s of New York, one of the premiere fireworks companies in the world who annually produces the 4th of July fireworks events as well past hotel-casino openings on behalf of Station Casinos.

June Video Podcast – A Look at Problem Gambling with Author and Certified Compulsive Gambling Counselor Arnie Wexler. In this video, American Casino Guide author Steve Bourie interviews Certified Compulsive Gambling Counselor Arnie Wexler. Arnie was the Executive Director of the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey for eight years and is the author of the book All Bets Are Off which chronicles his years as a compulsive gambler, as well as how he eventually overcame his addiction and went on to help others. Some topics covered include: What is compulsive gambling? How can someone tell if they might have a gambling problem? How can someone tell if a friend, or loved one, has a gambling problem? What kind of resources are available for problem gamblers? Can a compulsive gambler ever gamble normally again? At the end of the video a list of organizations is displayed that can provide help to problem gamblers and their families. To watch this video, go to http://www.americancasinoguide.com/gambling-videos.html On that page you can also access more than 70 other video podcasts with various gambling experts and personalities.

El Cortez: Throughout June, Club Cortez players winning a jackpot of $200 or more on a slot machine, $200 or more jackpot on a video poker five-cent or lower denomination machine, a $300 or more jackpot on a video poker ten-cent or high denomination machine or $200 or more jackpot on live keno will receive a FREE Hawaiian shirt to add to their summer wardrobe. Please see Club Cortez for additional information and to redeem tickets.

D Las Vegas and Golden Gate: “Email Yourself a Million” promotion, running now through August 31. Members of the D’s Club D or Golden Gate’s Club 1906 can swipe their player’s card for the opportunity to win a $1 million grand prize, or one of several other prizes including free play, comp dollars, food and more from the D or Golden Gate. To enter, participants must be members of Club D or Club 1906 with a valid email address registered to their player’s club account. Using their player’s card, contestants have one attempt to “Swipe-To-Win” at the promotional kiosk located at either property. Players will be notified of their prize winnings via email, which may include: $1 million cash; $5, $10 or $25 in Free Play at the D or Golden Gate; $10 or $25 Comp Dollars at the D or Golden Gate; Free Shrimp Cocktail at Du-Par’s Restaurant and Bakery at Golden Gate; and Free Coney Dog at American Coney Island at the D. Restrictions: Each contestant is eligible to participate only once per valid email address at Golden Gate and the D and no more than one person may participate using the same email address at each property. Prize winners may present their mobile device or a copy of the email at the respective club desk to redeem their prize up to 90 days from the date the prize was rewarded. The promotion will conclude if the $1 million prize is claimed before the contest’s end date of August 31. The $1 million prize is not guaranteed to be awarded.

Palazzo and Venetian: The streets of Venice are alive and in bloom at The Venetian and The Palazzo with a first-of-its-kind floral installation at the resorts. The new summer display inspired by Venice’s Carnivale di Venezia celebrations took two years for the floral and horticulture teams to create from inception to completion. Hundreds of hours went into design and art direction. The spectacular display was first constructed on a computer model which took three months to build. Venetian women topiaries that stand approximately nine feet tall are the focal point of the summer display.  A team of 20 floral designers, gardeners, and engineers contributed more than 1,600 total hours toward the installation of the summer floral display. The topiary dresses are each constructed from approximately 2,500 flowers including roses, carnations, baby’s breath, Gerber daisies, phalaenopsis orchids, spider mums, and anthurium. The new installation can be seen through September 1, with the décor and colors changing throughout the summer months:
•For June, a touch of wedding glamour is seen throughout the display with shades of white, pinks, peaches, and creams.
•In July, hot summer nights transform the gardens with jewel tones in hot pinks, purples, and reds.
•And in August, to finish up the three-month show, the gardens and topiaries will begin to show the transition into autumn with orange, yellows, reds, and browns.
The gardens are adorned with a variety of plans including hydrangeas, chrysanthemums, kalanchoes, fleurette mums, ivy, ferns, and various topiaries with different geometric forms to enhance the Venezia feel. Viewing is FREE.

Silver Sevens: Sweet Tooth Tuesdays. Every Tuesday in June. Earn 250 base points to receive a free candy bar with a mystery Free Slot Play value. Earn 500 base points for a second candy bar. Earn 750 base points for a third candy bar. Players can win up to $500 Free Slot Play. Earning period 3:01 am – 11:59 pm.

Golden Nugget: For new members joining the Golden Nugget’s 24K Select Players Club they will now tier match select gaming competitor’s loyalty program tiers. Bring in your Players Card from another gaming property and the Golden Nugget will match your tier status with a Premier, Chairman or Elite card. A player will present their players card from another casino to the 24K Select Club. The 24K Select Club will look up their points and status at their home casino and give them a players card coinciding to Golden Nugget’s tiers. The tier status is good at until they reach higher play for a new card. There is no expiration date for GN players cards. Visit the 24K Select Players Club for more information.

South Point: $500,000 Big-Game Bingo Super Gala. Bingo players may now purchase entries for South Point’s Bingo Super Gala event for the chance to win part of the $500,000 bingo jackpot on Monday, July 6 and Tuesday, July 7. Entries for the two-day gala are available for $295, which includes two-day gala access, one 9-ON pack of bingo cards and one food voucher and dauber per day. The bingo spectacular will offer a $250,000 daily prize pool. The gala will start with 10 warm-up games with a total purse of $10,000, followed by 19 Super Gala games for $10,000 each, and concluding with one $50,000 coverall game and one $10,000 “2nd Chance” game. Warm-up games will begin at 12 p.m. each day with the Super Gala beginning at 1:15 p.m. Doors open at 8 a.m. South Point offers gala players a special $50 room rate for Sunday, July 6 and a two-night hotel accommodation for Monday, July 7 and Tuesday, July 8. Entry to the Super Gala is subject to availability.

Cannery (North LV): Wined Up Wednesdays. •Earn 200 points and receive 1 bottle of red or white wine. •Max 2 per player. •See C.A.N. Club for details.

Cosmopolitan: Dive-In Movies at the Cosmopolitan every Monday night through September 7. Double Feature | First Film 7PM | Second Film 9PM. $5 per person, complimentary for hotel guests. The Marquee at Boulevard Pool transforms into a colossal movie screen, showing your favorite films back to back high above Las Vegas for a double feature on Monday evenings. From classic films to major blockbusters, take a dip or lounge poolside as you sip on handcrafted cocktails & enjoy traditional movie snacks under the stars. See Movie Schedule here: http://www.cosmopolitanlasvegas.com/pdf/menu/DiveIn_2015.pdf

Boulder Station: Fuel Up Table Games Promotion. Win a share of $2,800 in Shell Gasoline gift cards or promotional chips. Drawings every Saturday in June and July at 4 pm and 10 pm. See the pit for complete details.

M Resort: Through June 30, new Marquee Rewards enrollees can receive a $25 food credit after one hour of play on any table game. Visit Player Services to sign up and then present your Marquee Rewards Card to the Pit Boss who will monitor your table play. Once you reach one hour of play, see the pit boss for your $25 dining credit voucher and present it at your restaurant of choice within the hotel.

M Resort: Through June 30, new members signing up for Marquee Rewards at the M Resort in Las Vegas are eligible to receive a $25 food credit after one hour of play on any table game. Visit Player Services to sign up and then present your Marquee Rewards Card to the Pit Boss who will monitor your table play. Once you reach one hour of play, see the Pit Boss for your $25 Dining Credit Voucher and present it at your restaurant of choice.

Mardi Gras Casino: Receive your first $10 freeplay award just for signing up for the player’s club. FREE-bate Wednesdays: players earn a 25% rebate for their losing play.  Players also enjoy “Sensational Saturdays” where all their play from 12 noon to 9 pm receives 20x points. Thursday night is video poker tournament night.  Players compete in two rounds of Video Poker for the top prize of $250. Visit http://www.mardigrasinn.com for more information.

The D Las Vegas: Giving away owner Derek Stevens’ 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT HELLCAT! The “Win Derek’s HELLCAT” contest runs through Aug. 2015. Monthly qualifier drawings (one per month) will culminate in the grand prize giveaway on Saturday, Aug. 29. Club D players can play slots, blackjack and Keno to qualify to win the muscle car of their dreams. Players will earn one drawing entry ticket towards the monthly qualifier drawings with: Every 100 points earned playing slots or video poker; Every blackjack with a $100 minimum wager; Every $300 in daily Keno play. Three winners from each monthly drawing will advance into the grand prize drawing barrel. An additional 18 contest participants will advance based on top monthly gaming activity as determined by contest officials. Monthly qualifier winners need not be present at monthly drawings for their tickets to advance, but those who are will receive a $500 gas card. Players can advance winning entries from multiple qualifier drawings into the final barrel. Visit the club booth for complete details. Guests will enjoy delicious food, great music and unlimited samples of over 50 craft beers, including signature products from Stone Brewing Co., Hofbräuhaus Las Vegas, College Street Brewhouse, Dirty Tequila, Geisha House and more. Featured acts will include live music performances by pop/rock band Falling Doves and the famous “One-Man Dance Party” Dan Fester, as well as a Rock ‘N Roll fashion show by Romantic Rock featuring bikinis, live music and DJs. Guests will also receive complimentary VIP access to the exclusive after-party at LiFE Nightclub. The festival will take place from 7 – 10 p.m. with general admission at $35. VIP ticket holders can taste limited release beers and cocktails from Cocktail City Vegas inside the exclusive Foxtail VIP Lounge from 6 – 7 p.m. for $50. Presale general admission tickets are available for $28 and VIP tickets for $40 until March 26 at noon. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.vegasbeerandmusicfestival.com.

Stratosphere: Win the #1 of 10 Limited Edition Dale Earnhardt Camaros. Play in the Camaro Point Challenge through July 15. Top three Camaro Point Challenge Winners win cash. Top 100 Winners earn invitations to August’s Camaro Slot Tournament, including: •Entry into the tournament •Two nights in a Stratosphere Select Room •Invitation to the Awards Dinner Party for two

Station Casinos/Fiestas: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, guests will have the chance to play the $2 Million Sea of Love Giveaway Game for the chance to win cash, free slot play, dining, Boarding Pass points, drawing entries and more. Guests must be a Boarding Pass card holder and earn five base Boarding Pass points every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in order to play. Once base points are earned, guests may visit any Rewards Kiosk to receive their cabin code to unlock the cabin door to redeem winnings. Pre-qualified guests will receive cabin codes in the mail to use at the Rewards Kiosk to reveal their prizes. The promotion will be available at the following nine properties: Boulder Station, Fiesta Henderson, Fiesta Rancho, Green Valley Ranch Resort, Palace Station, Red Rock Resort, Santa Fe Station, Sunset Station and Texas Station.

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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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