Casinos announce holiday bingo promotions

Lots of bingo news this time of the year. Many casinos are running bingo promotions during the Christmas holidays, in addition to offering special high jackpot games on New Year's Eve.

Through Tuesday, the Poker Palace is giving away a free holiday collectible at all bingo sessions to players making a minimum buy-in. On Christmas Day, the Eldorado is offering $500 guaranteed coveralls at the 3 p.m., 5 p.m., 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. sessions, as well as all sessions on Dec. 31. Special New Year's Eve bingo parties are happening at the Cannery, Gold Coast, Suncoast, South Point as well as all Station and Fiesta Casinos, so check at your favorite bingo room for reservation and minimum buy-in details. Want to play on New Year's Day? Then consider Terrible's, which is giving away Bingotoons calendars to all players (while supplies last) on Jan. 1.

Through Monday, Arizona Charlie's Decatur players will receive a leather jacket with every $4,000 slot jackpot, a denim jacket with every $1,200 jackpot or a T-shirt with every $1,199 jackpot.

Today, all Amigo Club members can pick up a free set of holiday pot holders at both Fiesta Henderson and Fiesta Rancho, while supplies last.

Las Vegas Hilton players hitting a royal flush (max coin, no wild cards) or a $1,000 slot jackpot will receive a reversible winter jacket with a fleece lining and removable sleeves and hood.

The Poker Palace is hosting three drawings (8:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.) on Fridays and Saturdays through the end of the year. At least $1,000 to a possible $40,000 will be given away at each drawing. Entries can be earned playing slots and video poker, and winners must be present at the drawings.

Bonus Point Days: Cannery (American Can Club): 5x all day Mondays and Wednesdays; 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.; El Cortez (Jackie's Club Cortez): 3x 5 p.m.-midnight Sundays and Mondays, 2x Tuesdays or Thursdays (sign up at booth prior to play); Eldorado (Prime Rewards): 5x Mondays and Tuesdays, 2x Wednesdays, 3x Thursdays; Ellis Island (Passport Players Club): 2x Saturdays through Thursdays, 5x Fridays (some machines excluded); Fiesta Henderson (Amigo Club): 5x Tuesdays and Fridays; Fiesta Rancho (Amigo Club): 5x Tuesdays and Fridays; Gold Coast (Club Coast): 7x through Saturday and Tuesday, 3x through Jan. 14; Golden Gate (1906 Player's Club): 2x Tuesdays through Thursdays; Hacienda (Club Matador): 2x Mondays and Wednesdays, 4x Tuesdays; Jerry's Nugget (More Club): 3x Tuesdays and Thursdays; Jokers Wild (Prime Rewards): 5x Mondays and Tuesdays, 2x Wednesdays, 3x Thursdays; Las Vegas Hilton (Resorts Destination Casino Club): 2x Reward Dollars Saturday and Dec. 28; Orleans (Club Coast): 7x through Saturday and Tuesday, 3x through Jan. 14; Palms (Club Palms): 5x slots and 2x video poker Tuesdays and Thursdays (40,000 point maximum per day); Railroad Pass (Players Junction): 2x Mondays through Wednesdays; Rampart (Rampart Rewards): 2x Saturdays; Sahara (Club Sahara): 2x comp dollars Wednesdays; Sam's Town (Prime Rewards): 7x Monday through Dec. 31; Slots A Fun (Circus Players Club): 2x Wednesdays; South Point (The Club): 2x Tuesday; Suncoast (Club Coast): 7x Monday through Dec. 30, 3x through Jan. 14; Terrible's (Players Club): 3x Thursdays and Sundays, double cashback Sundays through Wednesdays; Tuscany (Player's Club): 5x Sunday and Thursday, 10x Dec. 31 and Jan. 1; Westin Casuarina (Premium Player's Club) 2x 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday; Wild Wild West (Wild Card): 5x Thursdays, 7x Saturdays; Wildfire (Wild Card): 5x Thursdays, 7x Saturdays.

The Player's Edge appears Fridays in Neon. E-mail Jeffrey Compton and Bob Dancer at jeffrey.compton@compdance. com.