Sam's Town giving random Club Coast members $500 in free play

Today, Wednesday and on June 18, Sam's Town will insert $500 free play into 500 randomly selected accounts. To find out if you are a winner, just insert your Club Coast card into a slot or video poker machine on any or all of the dates. Please note that you must have been a Club Coast member prior to April 30 to qualify.

Suncoast players receive a 50-percent discount when they use their Club Coast cards on Wednesdays and Saturdays in June to pay for meals at the St. Tropez Buffet, Cafe Siena, Senor Miguel's, Oyster Bar and SC Prime Steakhouse & Bar. On Sundays through Thursdays, players earning 300 base points ($300-$600 coin-in; no point redemption required) receive a free breakfast or lunch buffet, and those earning an additional 600 points receive a free dinner or brunch buffet.

Players hitting a four-of-a-kind on one of the designated video poker machines at Fitzgeralds will receive a 10-ounce rib-eye steak dinner including potato, vegetable and salad bar.

On Tuesdays in June, Eastside Cannery players earning 199 base points ($199 coin-in on slots, $398 coin-in on video poker; no point redemption required) or two hours of table play at $10 per hand receive a lounge mister, an auto cooler, $5 in free play or a buffet. Players earning 349 points (or 3½ hours of table play) receive both prizes or $10 in free play or a buffet. Limit one offer per day. On Thursdays, players earning 150 base points can swipe their cards at the kiosk to win $10-$1,000 in free play.

All Boarding Pass members get one free entry into the Green Valley Ranch video poker tournament every Thursday in June. Two additional entries can be purchased for 250 points each. The top 20 scores receive prizes including a top award of $1,000 cash.

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Bonus Point Days: Binion's (Club Binion's): 2x Sundays and Tuesdays; Cannery (C.A.N. Club): 5x midnight-6 a.m. and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Wednesdays; 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.; Eastside Cannery (C.A.N. Club): 4x Sundays (some machines excluded); Eldorado (Prime Rewards): 9x Wednesdays (penny slots only); Ellis Island (Passport Players Club): 6x Sundays and Tuesdays, 5x Fridays, 10x 3 p.m.-11 p.m. Saturdays (some machines excluded); Gold Coast (Club Coast): 9x reels 5x video poker Sunday and June 20, Young at Heart (50-plus) Mondays; Hacienda (Club Matador): 2x Mondays-Thursdays; Jerry's Nugget (More Club): 5x Mondays and Wednesdays (slots only), 3x midnight-6 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays (all machines); Jokers Wild (Prime Rewards): 9x Wednesdays (penny slots only); Opera House (Slot Club): 3x Fridays; Orleans (Club Coast): Young at Heart (50-plus) 5x 8 a.m-4 p.m. Tuesdays; Railroad Pass (Players Junction): 2x Mondays, 3x Tuesdays; Rampart (Club Rampart): 2x Mondays and Wednesdays; Sahara (Club Sahara): 2x Fridays; Sam's Town (Club Coast): Young at Heart (50-plus) Thursdays; Silver Nugget (Slot Club): 3x Fridays; South Point (The Club): 5x slots/2x video poker June 20; Suncoast (Club Coast): Young at Heart (50-plus) 9x slots 7x video poker Tuesdays and Thursdays; Station Casinos: 5x for seniors (50-plus) Wednesdays at all Stations and Fiestas; Terrible's (Players Club): 5x Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10x slots-only Sundays; Texas Station (Boarding Pass): 5x reels 3x video poker midnight-6 a.m. Monday-Thursday; Tuscany (Players Club): 10x Wednesdays and Fridays, 5x Sundays, 5x midnight to 5 a.m. Monday through Friday (some machines excluded).

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