The Fiesta Rancho is giving away a Chevy Colorado truck on Saturday and July 21 and 28. Amigo Club members earn one entry for every 250 points ($250-$500 coin-in). Video reel players earn double entries, and all players earn triple entries on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Entries also can be earned at bingo and in the pit; see the rules for full details. The drawings will take place at 8:15 p.m., and participants must be present to win.
Both Fiesta Rancho and Fiesta Henderson have discontinued 5x points on Fridays.
South Point is giving away free (no play required) beach-themed gifts to all club members on the next three Tuesdays and Wednesdays. This Tuesday and Wednesday, club members can pick up a beach mat. On July 24 and 25, the casino will give away free beach bags, and on July 31 and Aug. 1, the gift will be a free beach chair. You must be a member of The Club (you can sign up the day you pick up a gift), and there is a limit of one gift per member per week.
Every Saturday in July, Arizona Charlie's Boulder or Arizona Charlie's Decatur is offering a possible $777 cash bonus at all bingo sessions. To win, players must have purchased a validated pack and hit bingo on a specific ball selected at the sessions.
On Sunday, the Santa Fe Station bingo room is giving away a gorilla with a basket plush toy. Tuesday is mystery gift day at all bingo sessions at Sam's Town.
On July 28, Main Street Station will give away a 2008 Sebring convertible and roundtrip airfare to Hawaii. Players Gold members can earn tickets for the drawing through July 28. Participants must be present at the drawing to win.
This month's jackpot gift at the El Cortez is a rolling duffle bag. All players hitting a $200-plus slot jackpot or a $300 video poker jackpot can pick up a bag or a $10 gift card to Mobil/Exxon, Arco, Shell, Wal-Mart, Sam's Club, Walgreens, Sears or Smith's grocery. This is also "Cash Is King" month at the El Cortez. For every 5,000 (base) points earned in July, players receive one entry into a $25,000 drawing on Aug. 25. First prize is $5,000, second is $3,000 and third is $2,000. An additional 30 players will win $500. Attendance at the drawing is required to win.
Bonus Point Days: Binion's (Club Binion's): 2x Wednesdays and Fridays; Cannery (American Can Club): 5x Thursdays and Saturdays (some machines excluded); 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): 2x Tuesdays, 3x Thursdays, 3x 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. Saturdays; Ellis Island (Passport Players Club): 2x Saturdays-Thursdays, 5x Fridays (some machines excluded); Hacienda (Club Matador): 2x Mondays, 4x Tuesdays; Hard Rock (Back Stage Pass): 2x every day (locals only); Jerry's Nugget (More Club): 3x Tuesdays and Thursdays; Jokers Wild (Prime Rewards): 2x Tuesdays, 3x Thursdays, 3x 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. Saturdays; Railroad Pass (Players Junction): 2x Mondays-Wednesdays; Rampart (Rampart Rewards): 2x Thursdays and Saturdays; Sam's Town (Prime Rewards): 6x July 20-22; Sahara (Club Sahara): 2x comp dollars Wednesdays, double comp redemption Sundays and Thursdays; Slots A Fun (One Club): 2x Wednesdays; Terrible's (Player's Club): 3x Thursdays and Sundays, double cashback Sundays-Wednesdays; Tuscany (Player's Club): 5x midnight-5 a.m. Monday-Fridays; 5x all day Sundays and Wednesdays; Wildfire (Wild Card): 5x Saturdays, 2x Mondays-Wednesdays midnight-8 a.m.; Wild Wild West (Wild Card): 5x Thursdays, 2x Sundays-Wednesdays midnight-8 a.m.
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