At 7 p.m. daily through March 30, the Palms is awarding $10,000 in its "$100,000 March Mania" promotion. Players receive one free entry by swiping their cards before 6:50 p.m., and they may earn up to 500 extra virtual drawing tickets per night by playing any slot or non-100 percent video poker game. Players have 24 hours to collect their winnings. Any uncollected winnings will be awarded immediately following the March 30 regular drawing. At this final chance drawing, you need to be present to win.
Until 7 p.m. today at the Hard Rock Hotel, all Rockstar players club members are entitled to one free shot at a basketball hoop set up inside The Joint. Extra shots can be obtained by earning 500 points ($500 coin-in on slots, $1,000 coin-in video poker), placing a $100-plus sports bet or getting a suited blackjack. Those who make the basket get to choose two prize envelopes (containing up to $500 cash, dinner gift certificates, comped rooms, free slot play, free table bets, spa treatments and club passes), and those who miss still get to choose one prize envelope.
Players placing a $25-plus sport bet today and Saturday at Caesars Palace will receive one entry into that day's 4 p.m. DreamSeat drawing. (A DreamSeat is a recliner bearing the colors and logo of the professional or college team of your choice). Anyone making a $50-plus bet on the games also will receive a Caesars Palace bottle opener.
On Sunday, the Orleans will draw 10 names (who must be present) to win $1,500 each. Tickets for the drawings can be earned by playing slots, video poker, table games and in the sports book.
Though the end of the month, everyone (over 21) submitting his or her e-mail address at the Silverton's Discovery Card booth has a chance to win $10,000 in free slot play.
The Poker Palace is featuring multiple cash drawings on Fridays and Saturdays through March 29. Drawings take place at 8:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m., 10:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m., and a minimum of $500 is given away at each drawing. Please check the posted rules regarding how to earn tickets and if attendance at the drawings is required.
The Suncoast is giving away $60,000 during its "Cash Is King" drawings at 2:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. March 29. Club Coast members earn one entry for every 200 points ($200-$400 coin-in) and participants must be present to win.
Bonus Point Days: Cannery (American Can 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 Mondays and Wednesdays, 2x Tuesdays; Ellis Island (Passport Players Club): 6x Sundays and Tuesdays; 5x Fridays (some machines excluded); Fiesta Henderson (Amigo Club): 5x Mondays and Fridays; Fiesta Rancho (Amigo Club): 5x Mondays and Fridays; Gold Coast (Club Coast): 6x Sunday; 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; Railroad Pass (Players Junction): 2x Mondays and 3x Tuesdays; Rampart (Club Rampart): 2x Fridays; Sahara (Club Sahara): 2x comp dollars Wednesdays; Sam's Town (Club Coast): 6x Sunday; Slots A Fun (Circus Players Club): 2x Wednesdays; Terrible's (Players Club): 3x Thursdays and Sundays; Tuscany (Players Club): 5x Sundays and Wednesdays, 10x March 28; Westin Casuarina (Players Club): 2x Monday through Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
The Player's Edge appears Fridays in Neon. E-mail Jeffrey Compton and Bob Dancer at jeffrey.compton@compdance. com.