Palms giving away Mustang; Silverton offering quality watches

From Saturday through Thursday, Palms players can guess the amount of money contained in a special display case located in the Race and Sports book. All Club Palms members receive one free guess per day and will be awarded additional guesses for every 25 same-day base slot club points ($25 coin-in) up to a maximum of 10 guesses per day. The winner (closest to the actual amount without going over) will receive a Muscle Mustang or $16,620 cash. Nine other players will receive $200-$2,500 cash.

Silverton players earning 150,000 base slot points ($150,000 coin-in; no point redemption required) or 450,000 video poker base video poker points ($450,000 coin-in; no point redemption required) July 1-31 will be allow to choose a watch from among a very top-quality selection.

On Fridays and Saturdays through July 25, the Stratosphere is running a "Reel Time Challenge" slot marathon. The top daily point-earner receives $2,500 cash and the top eight-day point earner gets $5,000. On Sundays, five names from the top 50 point earners will be drawn for $100 in free slot play. No registration is necessary, and digital leader boards placed around the casino floor will continuously update the Top 10 and Top 50 point earners. This promotion does not include video poker, video roulette, video blackjack or multi-game machines. Please check at the promotions booth for the exact Friday and Saturday times for the marathon.

During July's "Free Play Frenzy," El Cortez players hitting a $200-plus jackpot on a slot machine (or at live keno) or a $300-plus jackpot on a video poker machine will receive a prize ticket redeemable for an envelope containing $10-$1,000 free play. From noon-6 p.m., the casino will be offering free White Castle burgers to players at the machines and tables.

All donors to the Rampart blood drive (8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday) receive one complimentary buffet and a free gift from the Rampart Casino in addition to a free 30-minute golf swing diagnosis from GolfTec. To make an appointment to donate blood, visit and enter the sponsor code "Rampart." Walk-ins are welcome.

If you have not yet signed up for an iMagine Card at M, there is no time like the present. All new July members receive $10 in free slot play or a free buffet.

Tuscany players earning 500 points ($500 coin-in; no point redemption required) on Mondays or Tuesdays will receive $10 in slot play for use Wednesday-Sundays. This promotion will run through the end of the month.

Bonus Point Days: Cannery (C.A.N. Club): 5x Tuesdays and Thursdays through July 30; 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 July 19, 4x July 20; Ellis Island (Passport Players Club): 6x Sundays and Tuesdays, 5x Fridays (some machines excluded); Gold Coast (Club Coast): 7x slots and 5x video poker Saturday, Sunday and July 19. Double cashback Tuesdays in July; Golden Gate (Club 1906): 2x Tuesdays and Thursdays; Hacienda (Club Matador): 2x Mondays and Wednesdays, 4x Tuesdays; Hard Rock (RockStar Club): 6x Sunday and Monday, July 12-13 and July 20; Jokers Wild (Prime Rewards): 5x July 19, 4x July 20; M (iMagine Card): 5-7x slots and 2x video poker Saturday, Sunday Wednesday, Thursday and July 12, 13, 16, 17, 20, 21, 24, 25, 28 and 29; Orleans (Club Coast): 7x slots and 5x video poker Saturday; Railroad Pass (Players Junction): 2x Mondays, 3x Tuesdays; Rampart (Club Rampart): 2x Tuesdays and Saturdays; Silver Nugget (Slot Club): 2x every day, 4x Saturday, 5x midnight to 8 a.m.; Silverton (Discovery Club): 5x slots, 2x video poker Fridays, 4x Saturday; South Point (The Club): 2x Saturday; Suncoast (Club Coast): 7x slots and 5x video poker Saturday and Sunday, 6x July 12 and 26; Terrible's (Players Club): 5x Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10x slots Sundays; Tuscany (Players Club): 10x Thursdays. Notes: All MGM Mirage casinos have 2x Holiday Gift Points (redeemable Nov. 28-Dec. 13) through August. All Station/Fiesta casinos have 5x for seniors (50-plus) every Wednesday.

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