During the California Dreamin' Giveaway, Cannery, Eastside Cannery and Rampart players can swipe their cards every day except Mondays in July to win up to $10,000 in cash and prizes. All members get one free swipe per day and can earn additional swipes for every 50 points earned on their cards ($17-25 coin-in at the Cannery and Eastside Cannery, $100-$200 coin-in at the Rampart; no point redemption required). At 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, each casino will draw 16 names to win $250-$5,000 in cash. There will be grand prize drawings on July 31 for a convertible Ford Mustang or $20,000 in cash. Every day, players get one free electronic entry by swiping their cards (same time as the above promotion) and earn additional swipes/entries with every 100 points earned on their cards.
Palace Station, Boulder Station, Texas Station, Sunset Station, Santa Fe Station, Green Valley Ranch, Red Rock Resort and Aliante Station, as well as Fiesta Rancho and Fiesta Henderson, are choosing 10 winners every Friday and Saturday to spin a wheel and win $250-$30,000. Boarding Pass and Amigo Club members receive one entry for every 50 points earned at the machines or at bingo and live poker. Entries also may be earned at the tables. Players who earn at least 1,000 points on drawing day (or 2,000 points on video poker) receive a double cash prize, and players who earn 2,000 points (or 4,000 points on video poker) on drawing day will receive a triple cash prize. After the 10 spin, each casino will spin to determine how much free slot play ($15 max) each actively playing guest will receive on their card, valid for 24 hours.
From 4 to 8 p.m. July 17-19, the Hard Rock Hotel will give away $5,000 in free play to four players (one per hour). Players will be selected from electronic entries earned July 1-16, with one entry for every 100 points earned ($100-$200 coin-in) with double entries on Thursday and 6x entries Sunday and Monday. The casino is also is giving away a $50 Chevron gasoline card for every 10,000 points earned today and Saturday, up to a limit of four cards.
South Point players earning 800 points ($800 coin-in; no point redemption required) Monday through Thursday receive a sangria set; July 20-23, they'll receive an apron tool set with barbecue accessories; and July 27-30, they'll receive a Smokey Joe portable outdoor grill.
On Mondays through Thursdays this month, all Sam's Town players earning 300 one-day Club Coast points ($300-$600 coin-in; no point redemption required) will receive a breakfast or lunch buffet. Those earning an additional 600 points get a dinner buffet.
Bonus Point Days: Cannery (C.A.N. Club): 5x Tuesdays and Thursdays; Casino Royale (Club Royale): 2x 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 8-11 p.m., 3x 7-9 a.m. and 4-7 p.m.; Eldorado (Prime Rewards): 5x July 19, 4x July 20; Ellis Island (Passport Players Club): 6x Sundays and Tuesdays, 5x Fridays (some machines excluded); Gold Coast (Club Coast): 7x slots and 5x video poker July 19, double cashback Tuesday and July 21 and 28; Golden Gate (Club 1906): 2x Tuesdays and Thursdays; Hacienda (Club Matador): 2x Mondays and Wednesdays, 4x Tuesdays; Hard Rock (RockStar Club): 6x Sunday, Monday and July 20; Jokers Wild (Prime Rewards): 5x July 19, 4x July 20; M (iMagine Card): 5-7x slots and 2x video poker Sunday, Monday, Thursday and July 17, 20, 21, 24, 25, 28 and 29; Railroad Pass (Players Junction): 2x Mondays, 3x Tuesdays; Rampart (Club Rampart): 2x Tuesdays and Saturdays; Silver Nugget (Slot Club): 2x every day, 5x midnight to 8 am; Silverton (Discovery Club): 5x slots, 2x video poker Fridays, 12x Sunday, limit of 100,000 bonus points); Suncoast (Club Coast): 6x Sunday and July 26; Terrible's (Players Club): 5x Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10x slots Sundays; Tuscany (Players Club): 10x Thursdays. Notes: All MGM Mirage casinos: 2x Holiday Gift Points (redeemable Nov. 28-Dec. 13) through August. All Station/Fiesta casinos: 5x for seniors (50-plus) every Wednesday.
The Player's Edge appears Fridays in Neon. E-mail Jeffrey Compton and Bob Dancer at jeffrey.compton@compdance. com.