Anniversary time!

Apr 5, 2005 12:14 AM

Rampart Casino revs up with its 3rd anniversary celebration beginning April 11 with double points all day and free cake and champagne served from noon until 6 p.m. Players at the slots or tables will also receive a complimentary anniversary T-shirt. The casino will also host $15,000 cash drawings at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. on Sundays. Players can win $2,500 at each drawing on April 10, 17 and 24. For every 100 points earned each day, players earn one free drawing entry. Drawing tickets must be picked up each day, and no tickets are offered on drawing days. The drawing drum will be emptied following the 8 p.m. drawing each week. Each week, the following winning jackpots will be distributed: one $500 winner, two $250 winners, four $125 winners, and 10 $100 winners.

Along with sister casino the Cannery, players at Rampart can also collect complimentary Nike polo shirts throughout the month on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays if you earn at least 600 same day points. The logo shirts are available in two colors as well as styles for both men and women. There is a limit of one per customer per day. You can get the shirts at Rampart on Fridays too, but not at the Cannery.

The Rivera is celebrating 50 years with anniversary promotions. Some of the April promotions include:

”¡ Play "$40 of Slot Play for $20" -If you don’t hit a cash jackpot, you’ll receive your choice of gifts valued at $20 plus a Bonus Gift of $10 in Free Slot Play that can be used on more than 1000 slot and video poker machines throughout the casino. There are over 30 gifts from which to choose, including 50th Anniversary collectible items.

”¡ "Oldies but Goodies" Promotion — (Through April 30) Play for entries in this promotion. 3 winners will be drawn twice daily at 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. for a chance to win a variety of Riviera historical memorabilia including: a set of four hand-painted collectible millennium tokens, 4 individual hand painted collectible entertainment tokens, plus gift merchandise.

”¡ "50 is Nifty" Promotion-(April 11 - April 25) By playing on your favorite slot machine between 10 a.m. and 9 p.m., you could be a winner. Every 50 minutes
a random winner will be selected. Winners will receive one of a variety of possible "All Things 50" - 50 pennies, 50 nickels, 50 quarters, 50 half-dollars, 50 dollars, 50 - $5 dollar bills, 50 - $10 dollar bills, 50-$20 dollar bills, $50 Gift Certificate to any Riviera Restaurant, and many other gifts.

”¡ 50th Anniversary Medallions — (April through December) Earn Riviera Advantage Bucks by playing with your Player’s Club card for this collectible piece with the Riviera 50th Anniversary logo on one side and Las Vegas’ 100th Centennial logo on the reverse. There is a limit of one per account.

”¡ Play and redeem through December for additional 50th Anniversary collectible items like satin jackets, crystal mugs, umbrellas, 4-piece mug set, caps, and t-shirts.

Additional promotions will be ongoing and held throughout the year.

Finally, the new poker room is now open at the MGM Grand. The 4,000 square foot poker room features 23 tables open 24/7 offering a variety of games including 7-Card Stud, Texas Hold’em, Omaha Hi-Lo Split and No-Limit Texas Hold’em.

The smoke-free poker room also offers 24-hour complimentary beverage service and a full-service cashier cage. The design of the room provides for a variety of open areas for guests to watch their favorite poker players during daily play and tournaments. Tournaments are scheduled to begin in the near future.

Bonus Point Days: Barley’s (Rewards Card) 5x Tuesdays and 2x every night from midnight to 8 a.m. (bonus points post the following day); Bighorn (Big Shot Club) Insert your player’s card and win from 20-250,000 points daily during March; Cannery (American Can Club) 5x Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; Casino MonteLago (Club Uno) 4x slots only on Sundays, 2x all machines Mondays thru Thursdays; 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.; Ellis Island (Passport Players Club) 2x Saturdays thru Thursdays and 5x Fridays; Fiesta Henderson and Rancho (Amigo Club) 5x Fridays, 3x Wednesdays for 50+, (swipe card thru kiosk); Gold Strike (Jean, NV-Jean’s Club) 2x Tuesdays; Golden Nugget (24 Karat Club) 2x Wednesdays and Fridays for Las Vegas locals only ($1 and up video poker excluded); Longhorn (Big Shot Club) Insert your player’s card and win from 20-250,000 points daily during March; Nevada Landing (Jean, NV-Jean’s Club) 2x Tuesdays; Nevada Palace (Player’s Circle) 3x Mondays and Wednesdays. Must earn 1000 points to qualify; New Frontier (Rewards Club) 2x on all machines on your birthday; Opera House (Mahoney’s Slot Club) 3x Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from midnight to 8:00 a.m.; Palms (Club Palms) 2x everyday in April. (Some machines excluded.) Railroad Pass (Players Junction) 2x Wednesdays and 3x Thursdays; Rampart Casino (Rampart Rewards) 2x Mondays and Wednesdays; Silver Nugget (Mahoney’s Slot Club) 3x Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from midnight to 8:00 a.m.; Slots A Fun (One Club) 2x Wednesdays; Speedway Casino (Pit Pass) 2x Tuesdays and 3x Thursdays; Suncoast (Club Coast) 2x April 20; Terrible’s (Players Club) 5x Sundays and Thursdays, double cash back from Sunday thru Wednesday; Tuscany (Player’s Club) 2x Tuesdays and Thursdays.