Vegas Values Report for May 24, 2015

Vegas Values Report for May 24, 2015

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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

Palms: Play For Prizes – Free Play. June 1–12. Points earned Monday through Friday between June 1st and June 12th may be combined and redeemed for up to $190 in Free Slot Play per day. Points are used to determine prizes earned but participants keep their points.

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Orleans and Gold Coast: B Loyal to the Royal Promotion. To be eligible for this promotion simply hit a Royal Flush playing maximum coin-in on select Video Poker machines. Every day beginning June 1st through June 26th at 5 p.m. Penny video poker is excluded and wild cards do not qualify. Once a qualified Royal Flush is hit on an eligible machine, it is the winners’ responsibility to turn on their change button on the machine.  Once the Royal Flush has been verified by a slot floor person, they will receive a voucher to take to the B Connected club.  The Player will have 24 hours to present voucher to the club to receive their bonuses. Guest will be awarded bonus slot dollars and bonus virtual drawing entries based on denomination of play as follows:
o          $.05 = $20 slot dollars + 10 entries
o          $.10 = $40 slot dollars + 25 entries
o          $.25 = $100 slot dollars + 50 entries
o          $.50 = $200 slot dollars + 75 entries
o          $1.00 = $400 slot dollars + 100 entries
The Orleans drawings will be on Fridays at 7:15 ours is Saturdays at 8:15.

Silverton: Rewards Club Members have a chance to win up to $10,000 this June with the Silverton Sweepstakes Drawings. Saturday, June 6, 13 & 20 drawing is at 8 p.m. where 10 winners have a chance at the $10,000 prize pool with a $5,000 cash grand prize. The grand finale drawing on Saturday, June 27 will be held at 5 p.m. with a $5,000 cash grand prize and at 8 p.m. with a $10,000 cash grand prize.  Free drawing entries are available to Rewards Club members daily, where additional points can be earned at 300 Points for one drawing entry. Diamond card members receive 10 free entries, Platinum card members receive 7 free entries and Gold card members receive 5 free entries daily. Each Friday, Silverton Rewards Club members will receive double drawing entries.

Golden Nugget: The eighth annual Grand Poker Series kicks off this week at the Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino in downtown Las Vegas.  The event begins Wednesday, May 27 and runs through Friday, July 3 hosted in The Grand Event Center with daily events ranging in both buy-in amounts and disciplines. Of the 56 events on the schedule, 16 are in forms other than hold’em, including two HORSE events, one of them no-limit and the other an eight-game mix. Hold’em events also have variety, including heads-up, six-max, limit and bounty events. Buy-ins range from $100 to $560, and most days feature two events – one at 11 a.m. and the other at 7 p.m. New additions to the Grand Poker Series include the improvement of both blind structures and payout percentages, as well as each tournament now having a tiered blind structure. The first eight levels will have 30 minute blinds, while levels nine through the final table will have 45 minute blinds. Every final table will have 60 minute blind levels. Players in the Grand Poker Series can also take advantage of a special hotel room rate. To book your reservation call 1-800-634-3454 and mention code GRAND15.  For more information, contact via email at poker@goldennugget.com or call 702-386-8383. The tournament structures and schedule are also available online at: www.goldennugget.com

Suncoast: Throughout May, Café Siena is serving a $3.99 breakfast that includes 2 eggs, bacon or sausage, hash browns, toast and coffee or tea from 7 am to 11 pm daily.

Jerry’s Nugget: 20-Game Bonus Bingo Sessions are on Thursdays at 9 pm. Win regular, double, and triple payouts, plus three chances to win the $1,000 coverall. $6 minimum buy-in required. Also on Thursdays starting June 4, buy any electronic special at the 11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm, or 7 pm sessions to get a FREE small electronic rainbow.  

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.

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

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– 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.
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Ongoing May 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.

May Video Podcast – Craps: How to Play and How to Win – Part 3 – with Casino Gambling Expert Steve Bourie. This is part three of a three-part series where casino gambling expert, Steve Bourie, explains how to play the game of craps and how to win. Topics covered in this part include the hardway bets, plus the one roll proposition bets: 2, 3, 7, 11, 12 and any craps. Steve also explains how to win at the game of craps, plus he gives a suggested betting system that offers the casino a very low house advantage. 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.

Palms: $50,000 May Money Madness Drawings through May 29. Earn drawing tickets from slot play. Earn 2x entries from 4 pm to 6:30 pm and earn 5x entries from 8 PM to midnight on Fridays. Drawings held each Friday in May at 7:00 PM. Ten winners selected each Friday with a max prize of $3,000 in cash. Activate at least 10 drawing tickets and get a bonus of $10 in free slot play the following Saturday.

Silverton: Every Wednesday in May, Silverton Rewards Club members can bring a friend and enjoy the buy one, get one free Buffet offer at Seasons Buffet. Each Wednesday, Gold, Platinum and Diamond players who purchase one regular priced buffet will get one free. Offer valid for 50% off single buffet. Offers are valid with Silverton Rewards Club card and valid ID.  Buy one, get one free coupons must be printed at the kiosk prior to dining. Must be 21 years of age or older.

South Point: Real Gaming, the online poker website backed by South Point Casino is offering a gift of $20 to all new players through May 31. By simply signing up for an account at RealGaming.com, players will receive some extra cash to help them get started. Once the player joins a game, a $20 credit will be posted to the account and players can keep all winnings resulting from the credit. Real Gaming is offered to Nevada residents only. For more information about all promotions, visit www.RealGaming.com or connect with Real Gaming on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram

Downtown Grand:  New member rebate promotion up to $1,000. See the Player Services Center for details. (Ongoing until further notice.)

South Point: Throughout the month of May, players who earn 300 same day base slot points between 3 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday through Thursday will receive one FREE lunch buffet. Bettors earning 300 more same day base slot points or those earning 600 same day points before 8 p.m. receive one FREE dinner buffet. All players keep the earned points and there are no machine restrictions.

South Point: During May, players who earn 300 same day base slot points between 3 a.m. and 1 p.m. will receive one FREE lunch buffet. Bettors earning 300 more same day base slot points or those earning 600 same day points before 8 p.m. receive one FREE dinner buffet. All players keep the earned points and there are no machine restrictions.

Suncoast: Throughout May, Café Siena has a $3.99 breakfast special (2 eggs, bacon or sausage, hash browns and toast with coffee or tea) served from 7 am to 11 am and a Steak & Lobster special served all day for $9.99 that includes soup or salad.

Cosmopolitan: The Million Dollar Slot Series concludes this month. Running since July 2014, the final “$500,000 Winner-Take-All Tournament” takes place May 28 – 31, 2015. There are 3 ways to enter the tournament. 1.) Game in the casino to earn Identity Points to elevate your status and you could be invited. 2.) Buy-in to the tournament for your chance to be a millionaire. 3.) Monthly top point earners will qualify for the $500,000 Grand Finale event. To learn more, visit the Identity Membership booth at The Cosmopolitan.

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.

Arizona Charlie’s Boulder & Decatur: Through June 5, both Arizona Charlie’s properties will be running cash drawings weekly. For every 500 base points earned, players will receive a drawing ticket for the weekly drawings. For every 2,000 base points earned, players will play the kiosk game to win bonus points or free slot play prizes. Starting May 20 at 8:15 p.m. there will be cash drawings every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday for a total of $9,000 in cash prizes each week. Each day three winners will be selected to win a cash prize and the prize amount increases each day; Wednesday $1,000, Thursday $2,000, Friday $3,000. Unclaimed prizes on Wednesday and Thursday will be combined for a 4th drawing prize on Friday. You must be present to win. Visit the ace/PLAY Center for details.

Tuscany: Sundays in May: “Play and Get”: 1,000 base slot points = one $10 gift card, Max of five (5) for Wal-Mart, Albertsons, Home Depot and Bed, Bath & Beyond

Silverton: Rewards Club members can earn drawing entries every day in May for a chance to win multiple grand prizes including $10,000 cash, a 2015 Mini Cooper or a 2015 Tahoe Boat. 10 winners will be announced each week. The first drawing is Saturday, May 9 at 8 p.m. where one grand prize winner will receive $5,000 cash and 9 other winners will receive free slot prizes. The second drawing is Saturday, May 16 at 8 p.m. where one grand prize winner will receive a 2015 Mini Cooper car. The following drawing will be Saturday, May 23 at 8 p.m. where the top prize is $5,000 cash. The final drawing will be held of Saturday, May 30 at 8 p.m. where the final grand prize is a 2015 Tahoe boat. Each Sunday, Silverton Rewards Club members will receive double drawing entries.

Palms: $50,000 May Money Madness Drawings through May 29. Earn drawing tickets from slot play.  Earn 2x entries from 4 pm to 6:30 pm and earn 5x entries from 8 p.m. to midnight on Fridays.  Drawings held each Friday in May at 7:00 p.m.  Ten winners selected each Friday with a max prize of $3,000 in cash.  Activate at least 10 drawing tickets and get a bonus of $10 in free slot play the following Saturday

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.

South Point: The Casino Chip and Gaming Token Collectors Club (CC&GTCC) Convention will be held June 24-27. CC&GTCC is an educational organization with the mission of preserving gaming history, specializing in providing a resource for information and history on gaming memorabilia – chips, tokens, dice, slot club cards, playing cards, etc. Each year the founders of the club and many chip collectors and sellers come to Las Vegas to trade chips, meet new members, and sell all types of casino memorabilia. The show is open to everyone to attend.  Admission on Thursday, June 25, is $10 per person, Friday, June 26, $5 per person and Saturday, June 27 is FREE!  Admission for all children aged 18 and younger is free on Thursday and Friday when accompanied by a paying adult. Children under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult on all days.

Downtown Grand: $250,000 Big Wheels of Cash Giveaway runs through May 30. Drawings take place every Friday and Saturday during the promotional period at 8:00 p.m. on the Stage on the casino floor. Hot Seats take place every Friday and Saturday during the promotional period from 9:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Six winners will win each drawing night; 3 winners will win at every drawing and 3 Hot Seat Winners will be selected from 9:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Winners must be present to win. Each winner will get to spin each of the 3 wheels. Each wheel must rotate a minimum of 4 times to be a valid spin. If all 3 wheels land on the Downtown Grand Logo the participant will be awarded $250,000 in cash. If not, the participant will be awarded the total amount of the prizes won on the winning line. The Grand Prize is $250,000 in cash. Other prizes are free slot play that range from $75 -$550.

Westgate Las Vegas: $20,000 Bingo Series: May 30 & June 27, 2015. Get lucky and win a share of $20,000. Buy-in is $79 and includes entry into the event and a 6-on Bingo pack. Or for $249 (cash or comp dollars) receive a 2-night stay, entry into the event and a 6-on Bingo pack. For more information or to make a reservation, call (800) 457-3307

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.

Hard Rock: Every Friday through June 19. • Earn 250 Base Slot Points or $10 Table Theoretical to Play the Palooza Points Giveaway Kiosk Game. • Prizes include: Free Slot Play, Dining Credits, Palooza Points, Macy’s Gift Cards and more. • Max 1 per Promotional Date. See Backstage Pass for complete details.

House of Blues Las Vegas: Kids Eat FREE program through Wednesday, May 27. Each week, Monday – Wednesday, from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m. kids under the age of 12 eat free with the purchase of an adult entrée making Crossroads a great spot for breakfast or dinner with the little ones. Each kid can eat for FREE with a menu item of their choice from Crossroad’s Kids Menu with each adult entrée purchase (up to four free kid’s meals with four entrée purchases). For more details or to make a reservation, call 702-632-7607. Kids Menu items include Pasta with Housemade Marinara, Mac & Cheese, Mini Cheeseburgers, Chicken Tenders and more. House of Blues is located inside Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino at 3950 Las Vegas Blvd. S

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 $40 of slot play for $25 at the Grand Lodge Casino at the Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe. This offer can only be used by once per 30 days. In addition to the discounted slot play, you can also book up to two nights at the hotel at the best available casino rate (as low as $92 per night). The average room rate for this hotel is over $179 per night, so with the casino rate you can save up to $88 per night. 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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