Rampart Casino hosts its Winter Wonder Wheel Drawings every Friday and Saturday through December at 6:15 and 8:15 p.m.
Every 100 points in slot play or one hour with a $10 average bet on table games earns one entry, and guests can earn 10X entries Monday through Thursday. The 32 lucky winners each weekend will get three spins of the wheel and could walk away with up to $3,000.
Throughout December, Club Cortez players winning a jackpot of $200 or more on a slot machine, $200 or more on a video poker five-cent or lower denomination machine, $300 or more on a ten-cent or high denomination machine or $200 or more on live keno will receive their choice of a free gift card from El Cortez, Wal-Mart, Walgreens, Shell, Chevron, Smith’s or Zappos.com. Visit Club Cortez for additional information and to redeem tickets.
The casino will be giving out 100 pairs of movie vouchers to Regal Cinemas this Thursday from noon to 8 p.m. Winners will be randomly selected as they’re actively playing slots or video poker with their Boarding Pass inserted at time of play. Vouchers won need to be exchanged at the theater box office for a ticket to a movie the guest would like to see, pending availability. Details are available at the Boarding Pass Rewards Center.
Now through Jan. 3, the Strip resort is inviting guests to experience the wonder of winter at The Ice Rink. The Boulevard Pool is now a frozen paradise for the holiday season, complete with snow showers, fire pits, s’mores, hot and cold beverages and more. For pricing, hours and more information, visit: http://www.cosmopolitanlasvegas.com/experience/icerink.aspx
The distinctive 40,000-square-foot casino offers the latest in slot machine games as well as the popular classics and is part of the Total Rewards loyalty program. There is always a $5 minimum blackjack table available on the casino floor. Every Thursday through Sunday, the casino hosts a “Winner Take All” blackjack challenge from 1 to 3 p.m. and again from 9 to 11 p.m., with sessions running every 20 minutes.
Participants (up to six per table) buy in for $25, receive $1,000 in non-negotiable casino chips, play 10 hands of blackjack, and whoever has the most chips at the end of the session wins the entire pot. Registration starts at 12:30 and 8:30 p.m., and participants must have a Total Rewards card to enter. Daily free blackjack and craps lessons are offered at 11:30 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. No registration is needed. For those seeking a more private gaming experience, play in the high-limit area or in the casino’s reserved gaming space, The Abbey.
Rewards Club members who earn 100 points on Wednesday, Dec. 16 and 23 will receive a lunch or dinner buffet at Seasons live-action buffet.
Until next week…good luck and good gaming!
H. Scot Krause is a gaming industry analyst, researcher and journalist. He is a former entertainment director and 21-year resident of Las Vegas. Email: [email protected].