M Resort giving away cash, trips, cars; Eastside Cannery honors moms

Every 15 minutes from 6 p.m.-8:45 p.m. on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in May, M Resort will be giving away cash ($180,000 total) and trips to Big Bear Resort in California ($120,000 total). On both May 17 and May 31, a Mercedes Benz also will be given away. Players receive one electronic entry for every 500 points ($500 coin-in) earned on their iMagine cards. We have received reports that a few small changes may be made to this promotion, so you may want to pick up a copy of the rules from the Rewards Center.

On Saturday, the Eastside Cannery is hosting a free ladies-only Mother's Day Slot Tournament from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. The finals take place at 5 p.m. and offer a $5,000 grand prize. You must be a member of the C.A.N. Club to participate, but which you can sign up (at no charge) immediately before participating in the tournament.

Station and Fiesta players can swipe their Boarding Pass or Amigo Club cards every day to win $1,000-$10,000 cash, hotel bucks, food credits, free slot play, bonus point multipliers or other prizes. The casinos also are offering drawings at 8:15 p.m. every Friday and Saturday with a guaranteed $50,000 top prize (among all the casinos). Players can earn entries at slots, tables, live poker or bingo. There will be a bonus drawing on May 24.

Slot and table players at Coast Casinos can earn entries to win a possible share of $1.6 million. At 8:15 p.m. every Friday and Saturday in May, 20 must-be-present winners will have a chance to punch their way up to $10,000 cash.

From 10 a.m.-midnight on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, Palms players can earn gifts including a digital camera, a purse and wallet, a panini grill, a motorized barbecue grill and much more. Points will not be deducted from your account.

The El Cortez is giving an El Cortez logo poker set or a wallet with $10-$1,000 in free play to all Club Cortez members hitting a $200 slot jackpot or a $300 video poker jackpot. There is no limit to the number of prizes a player can win.

Bonus Point Days: 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.; Cannery (C.A.N. Club): 5x Tuesday and May 18, 20 and 26 (some machines excluded); Eldorado (Prime Rewards): 5x May 17 and 31, 4x May 18; Ellis Island (Passport Players Club): 6x Sundays and Tuesdays, 5x Fridays (some machines excluded); Gold Coast (Club Coast): 7x slots 5x video poker Sunday and May 24 and 25; Golden Gate (Club 1906): 2x Tuesdays and Thursdays; Hacienda (Club Matador): 2x Mondays and Wednesdays, 4x Tuesdays; Jokers Wild (Prime Rewards): 5x May 17 and 31, 4x May 18; Orleans (Club Coast): 7x slots 5x video poker Sunday and May 24 and 25; Railroad Pass (Players Junction): 2x Mondays, 3x Tuesdays; Rampart (Club Rampart): 2x Sunday and May 25, 4x reels only May 15; Sam's Town (Club Coast): 7x slots 5x video poker Sunday and May 24 and 25; Silverton (Discovery Club): 5x Fridays (slots only); South Point (The Club): 2x Sunday and May 24; Suncoast (Club Coast): 7x slots 5x video poker Sunday and May 24 and 25; Terrible's (Players Club): 3x Thursdays and Sundays, 5x slots on Mondays and 10x slots on Wednesdays; Tuscany (Players Club): 10x Tuesdays, 5x Sundays and Wednesdays, 5x Monday-Friday 12 a.m.-5 a.m. (some machines excluded). Note: All Station and Fiesta casinos are offering 5x points for seniors (50+) every Wednesday. Swipe your card at a kiosk to activate the multiplier.

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