On Saturday and April 28, the Fiesta Henderson will draw seven names to win $100 to $200, with one of them advancing to the bonus round to win (depending on which door is selected) either $500, $2,500 or $5,000. Players can earn entries for every 250 Amigo Club points ($250-$500 coin-in) earned on their cards by playing at the tables, live poker, keno, bingo or by placing bets in the race and sports book.
El Cortez players hitting a $200-plus jackpot on slots or a $300-plus jackpot on video poker now are eligible to receive $10 gift cards to Wal-Mart or Sam’s Club, as well as cards to Smith’s, Mobil/Exxon, ARCO, Shell, Walgreens, Sears or the jackpot gift of the month (which in April is an official Major League Baseball cap or a 1-pound box of See’s Candy). You cannot use the Sam’s Club card unless you are a member, and the cards cannot be used to pay the membership fee.
Casino Montelago is paying 2-to-1 on all blackjacks from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Thursday and April 30. There is (currently) a per-bet limit of $50, and it appears that some customers playing just during the promotion hours have been asked to leave.
On Wednesday, the Golden Nugget will draw for a trip for two to Hawaii and a total of $5,000 cash. 24 Karat Club members can earn entries at the slots and tables.
On Tuesday, in honor of its 19th anniversary, Arizona Charlie’s Decatur will give out logo T-shirts to players earning just 19 points ($19 coin-in slots, $38 coin-in video poker; no point redemption required). Limit one T-shirt per customer.
Today and April 27, players earning 300 Rampart Rewards points ($600 coin-in slots, $1,200 coin-in video poker; no redemption required) at the Rampart may receive a “Mystery Cash” bunny that may contain a cash prize up to $5,000. There is a limit of two bunnies per customer per day. The casino also is giving out a five-piece pitcher and glassware set on Tuesday and Thursday to players earning 350 points. No redemption is required, and there is a limit of one per customer per day.
Bonus Point Days: Arizona Charlie’s Boulder (A.C.E. Rewards): 2x Thursday, Arizona Charlie’s Decatur (A.C.E. Rewards): 2x April 28; Bighorn (Big Shot Club): 2x Fridays-Sundays; Binion’s (Club Binion’s): 2x Wednesday; Cannery (American Can Club): 5x Mondays (some machines excluded), 6x Saturdays (video reels only); Casino MonteLago (Club Uno): 2x Mondays and 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.; Eldorado (Prime Rewards): 2x Tuesdays, 3x Thursdays; Ellis Island (Passport Players Club): 2x Saturdays-Thursdays, 5x Fridays (some machines excluded); Fiesta Henderson (Amigo Club): 5x Fridays; Fiesta Rancho (Amigo Club): 5x Fridays, 5x Saturdays 6 p.m.-midnight; Gold Coast (Club Coast): 2x Fridays-Sundays; Hacienda (Club Matador): 2x Mondays, 4x Tuesdays; Jokers Wild (Prime Rewards): 3x Thursdays; Longhorn (Big Shot Club): 2x Friday, Saturday and Sunday; Railroad Pass (Players Junction): 2x Wednesdays, 3x Thursdays; Rampart (Rampart Rewards): 2x Mondays and Saturdays (some machines excluded); Sahara (Club Sahara): 2x comp dollars Wednesdays, double comp redemption Sundays and Thursdays; Slots A Fun (One Club): 2x Wednesdays; Suncoast (Club Coast): 2x Fridays-Sundays; 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; Wildfire (Wild Card): 5x Saturdays, 2x Mondays-Wednesdays midnight-8 a.m.; Wild Wild West (Wild Card): 5x Thursdays, 2x Sundays-Wednesdays midnight-8 a.m.
The Player’s Edge appears Fridays in Neon. E-mail Jeffrey Compton and Bob Dancer at jeffrey.compton@compdance. com.PLAYERS EDGEMORE COLUMNS