Golden Nugget Las Vegas takes home several prizes
August 24, 2016 1:57 PM
by Staff & Wire Reports
Golden Nugget Las Vegas took home several prizes in Casino Player Magazine's annual Best of Gaming reader survey. Among the first-place honors the downtown resort and casino received: Best Overall Gaming Resort; Best Rooms; Best Spa, Las Vegas Spa; Best Dealers; Best Table-Game Tournaments; Best Slot Tournaments; and, Best Craps. Golden Nugget Las Vegas also received 14 additional second and third-place awards as readers voted with gusto for the property, which racked up a total of 21 accolades in 2016.
SEPTEMBER 2016 FEATURED ENTERTAINMENT
52 Fridays Concert Series in the Gordie Brown Showroom
Golden Nugget Las Vegas has raised the standard for entertainment in downtown Las Vegas hosting the 52 Fridays Concert Series. The resort presents a diverse lineup of acts, from GRAMMY award-winning artists and country hit makers to rock and roll royalty.
The Oak Ridge Boys - September 2 - 8 p.m.
Formed as a gospel group, the Oak Ridge Boys gravitated onto the country music scene in the '70s and have since created hits spanning and fusing both genres. With several GRAMMY Awards, Country Music Awards, and Academy of Country Music Awards, The Oak Ridge Boys have cemented their legacy in the music industry and in 2015 were inducted into the Country Hall of Fame. The Boys continue to tour and sing their catchy hymnals and country classics for audiences across the U.S.
The Zombies - September 9 - 8 p.m.
Formed in 1962, English rock band The Zombies garnered many hits across the pond in the U.S. with classics like "She's Not There," "Tell Her No," and "Time of the Season." Rolling Stone has The Zombie's 1968 album "Odessey and Oracle" listed as number 100 on the list of 500 Greatest Albums of All Time. On Oct. 5, 2015, The Zombies released their sixth album titled "Still Got That Hunger."
The Grass Roots - September 16 - 8 p.m.
American rock band, The Grass Roots have sold over 20 million records worldwide. With two gold albums and 13 gold singles, The Grass Roots found their success without obtaining a number one hit, although they got close with three Top 10 singles, three Top 20 and eight Top 40 hits. After the passing of early member Rob Grill in 2011, The Grass Roots still continue to tour and perform for audiences across the United States.
Johnny Rivers - September 23 - 8 p.m.
American rock artist Johnny Rivers has many hits including "Mountain of Love," "Poor Side of Town," and "Summer Rain." Rivers has had nine Top 10 hits on the Billboard Hot 100 and has sold over 30 million records. In 2015, Rivers was inducted into America's Pop Music Hall of Fame and continues to perform to sold out audiences.
Night Ranger - September 30 - 8 p.m.
Night Ranger's most recognized song "Sister Christian" reached number five on Billboards Hot 100 list in 1984. With more than 17 million albums sold worldwide, Night Ranger was widely popular and sought after during the height of Arena Rock. Night Ranger still performs for sold out crowds all over the world, including the U.S., Europe and Japan.
SEPTEMBER 2016 FEATURED SPECIAL EVENTS
7th Annual Fall BeerFest
Golden Nugget Las Vegas presents the 7th Annual Fall BeerFest September 17-18. Enjoy the Sunday Pool Party at the Tank featuring craft beers, food and entertainment. Entry is complimentary. Saturday is the Craft Beer Grand Tasting in the Grand Event Center. Sample over 125 craft beers and 30 award-winning breweries paired with beer-inspired bites and live entertainment. Proceeds benefit The Animal Foundation.
Night Swims at The Tank
Downtown's favorite pool party, Night Swim at Golden Nugget Las Vegas is back for a summer of blockbuster events. The Tank, which Travel Channel ranks as one of the most extreme pools in the world, will feature themed parties, live entertainment, and movie screenings.
Bikinis and Martinis Night Swim - September 2 - 7 p.m.-midnight
Come live life on the edge with Marty the Party Shark as he serves up tasty drink specials.
Baywatch Night Swim - September 16 - 7 p.m.-midnight
Bust out the lifeguard attire for Baywatch Night Swim, featuring entertainment and games that would make The Hoff jealous.
Bikefest Night Swim - September 30 - 7 p.m.-midnight
Motor in on Bikefest Night Swim and enjoy classic rock, domestic beer specials, and more.
SEPTEMBER 2016 FEATURED GAMING PROMOTIONS
Breakfast Sandwich Maker Giveaway - September 12-14, 2016
Start the morning at the Breakfast Sandwich Giveaway. Receive a complimentary Breakfast Sandwich when earning 1,000 Tier Credits. Limit one gift.
Sheet Set Giveaway - September 19-21
Create the perfect night's rest at the Sheet Set Giveaway. Receive a complimentary Lavish Home Series 1200 sheer count sheet set when earning 1,000 Tier Credits. Limit one gift.
Guests must visit the 24K Select Players Club to redeem offer.
SEPTEMBER 2016 GAMING TOURNAMENTS
$70,000 World Series of Slots Tournament - September 16-18
Hit a home run and claim a share of $70,000 at the World Series of Slots Tournament. Top 70 Places win Cash! Entry fee is $150.
$30,000 Conjuring Up Cash Slot Tournament - September 26-28
Wave a wand and take home a share of the prize at the $30,000 Conjuring Up Cash Slot Tournament. Entry fee is $50.
Bikefest Slot Tournament - September 29
Rev up the engines and compete for a prize at the Bikefest Slot Tournament. Entry is $25 and first place wins a $500 American Express Gift Card. Participating guests can walk up anytime between 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. and play 10-minute rounds at their leisure.
$100,000 Cards and Sharks Blackjack Tournament - September 29-October 2
Play for a share of the prize at the $100,000 Blackjack Tournament. Entry fee is $500 and includes an opportunity to purchase re-buys and wildcard drawings. Play for the $5,000 prize in the Last Man Standing Pre-Blackjack Event on Thursday. Entry fee is $100.
A 24K Select Players Club card is required for entry to all gaming tournaments
ONGOING ENTERTAINMENT, GAMING PROMOTIONS, AND TOURNAMENTS
Daily Poker Tournaments
Play your hand in No Limit Texas Hold'em in the Poker Room's daily poker tournaments. Daily Tournaments include two $65 Buy-ins at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. and two $45 Buy-ins at 3 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Compete in a special Sunday tournament at 11 a.m. featuring a $125 Buy-in and $5,000 guaranteed prize pool.
Gordie Brown: Every Tuesday - Thursday, Saturday and Sunday - 7:30 p.m.
Impressionist, singer, and entertainer Gordie Brown is well known for his amazing comedy and celebrity impressions such as Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jack Nicholson and Sylvester Stallone, as well as Las Vegas icons like Elvis Presley and Sammy Davis, Jr.
The Great Golden Gift Shop
Shop 'til you drop with The Great Golden Gift Shop yearlong extravaganza! Earn one Golden Gift Point when playing your favorite reel, video reel games and table games. Then, use your points to participate in our shopping spree held in November! Visit the 24K Select Players Club for more information.
New Member Rewards Program
The 24K Select Players Club is offering new members who earn 20 points a chance to spin and win up to $1,000 in free slot play and a $10 match play. Visit the 24K Select Players Club for more information.
Learn to play a new game or perfect your skills with the Golden Nugget's free daily gaming lessons. Lessons are held on the casino floor. Ask a dealer or floor supervisor for directions.
Three Card Poker, Crazy 4 Poker, Let it Ride, Pai Gow Poker, Ultimate Texas Hold'Em and Mississippi Stud Poker
Daily - 10 a.m.
Monday-Wednesday at 10 a.m.; Thursday-Sunday at 10 a.m. and 12 p.m.
Daily - 11 a.m.
Daily - 11 a.m.