This season's Football Frenzy Contest at Barley's, Fiesta Henderson, Fiesta Rancho, Gold Rush, Magic Star, Wild Wild West and Wildfire will award $125,000 in total weekly and end-of-contest cash and prizes. Entries are $10 each or $15 for three entries (the maximum number you can purchase).
Every day but Saturday through the end of August, Palace Station, Boulder Station, Texas Station, Sunset Station, Santa Fe Station, Green Valley Ranch and Red Rock Resort are offering a free breakfast buffet to players earning 200 Boarding Pass points ($200-$400 coin-in; no point redemption required), a free lunch buffet for earning 400 points and a free dinner buffet for 600 points. Players may earn up to two buffets per day.
The Hard Rock Hotel is selling $30-for-$20 Win Cards. For $20, you receive a set of Win Cards (which offer explanations and strategies for various table games) and $30 in non-negotiable chips. There is a limit of one set of cards per customer.
Lots of bingo news this week. On Aug. 31, the Santa Fe Station bingo room will give away a Caribbean cruise package for two, as well as several other prizes including dining comps and room stays. Players earn one drawing ticket for every $10 spent in bingo and they must be present at the 7 p.m. Aug. 31 session to win.
The Silver Nugget has remodeled its bingo room and is offering Double Action Bingo at all 7 p.m. sessions this month. Games seven through 10 at those sessions will all pay double.
On Sunday, the Fiesta Henderson will give away a free "Super Bright Dauber" at all sessions while supplies last.
Ellis Island is offering a free bingo game at 9 a.m. every weekday. Players can win $10-$20 per game.
Terrible's is paying 10x points in bingo at all sessions this month and a $1,000 coverall game at the 7 p.m. sessions.
Bonus Point Days: Bighorn (Big Shot Club): 2x Mondays-Thursdays, 3x Fridays-Sundays; Binion's (Club Binion's): 2x Wednesdays and Fridays; Cannery (American Can Club): 5x all day Thursdays, 5x 6 a.m.-6 p.m. 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); Fiesta Henderson (Amigo Club): 5x Saturdays; Fiesta Rancho (Amigo Club): 5x Saturdays; Hacienda (Club Matador): 2x Mondays, 4x Tuesdays; Gold Coast (Club Coast): 2x Wednesday; 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; Las Vegas Hilton (Resorts Destination Casino Club): 2x Reward Dollars every day; Longhorn (Big Shot Club): 2x Mondays-Thursdays, 3x Fridays-Sundays; Orleans (Club Coast): 2x Thursdays; Railroad Pass (Players Junction): 2x Mondays-Wednesdays; Rampart (Rampart Rewards): 2x Fridays; Sahara (Club Sahara): 2x comp dollars Wednesdays, double comp redemption Sundays and Thursdays; Sam's Town (Prime Rewards): 7x Aug. 31-Sept. 3; Slots A Fun (One Club): 2x Wednesdays; Suncoast (Club Coast): 2x today through Sunday; Terrible's (Player's Club): 3x Thursdays and Sundays, double cashback Sundays-Wednesdays; Tuscany (Player's Club): 5x midnight-5 a.m. Mondays-Fridays; 5x all day Sundays and Wednesdays; Wild Wild West (Wild Card): 5x Thursdays, 2x Sundays-Wednesdays midnight-8 a.m.; Wildfire (Wild Card): 5x Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays, 2x Mondays-Wednesdays, 2x Fridays midnight-8 a.m.
The Player's Edge appears Fridays in Neon. E-mail Jeffrey Compton and Bob Dancer at jeffrey.compton@compdance. com.