‘Tis the season for cashing in points!

Dec 5, 2005 2:50 AM

Coast Casinos has held over the popular "half-points" promotion from November through Dec. 22. Barbary Coast, Gold Coast, Orleans and Suncoast Club Coast members can use their points to pay for restaurant meals and receive half off the regular point redemption. The discount is available at most restaurants Monday through Thursday. Players can also save up to 50% off show tickets and hotel rooms and 20% off movies and bowling, plus 10% off in the gift shops and on Prestige Travel arrangements.

If you have been a player at the Aladdin this past year, you may be entitled to some free gifts. Dream Bazaar is being held from Dec. 8-14. Aladdin players have been earning one Dream Bazaar dollar for every 15 Club Aladdin points earned. The earning dates began May 1 and will culminate this year with the Dream Bazaar shopping spree set for Dec.8-14, when you can select merchandise from a variety of gifts offered.

On Dec. 10, one lucky guest will win a 2006 Dodge Ram truck from the Golden Nugget downtown. Ten additional people will each win $500 cash prizes. Earn drawing entries from now through Dec. 10 by submitting an NFR (National Finals Rodeo) ticket, joining the 24 Karat Club, earning points and playing table games. The drawing will be held on Dec. 10. Winners need NOT be present to win!

Slots-A-Fun on the Strip will also be celebrating NFR (National Finals Rodeo) week with daily drawings held at 5 p.m. for "One Club" members to win cash and prizes. On Dec. 10, a "Saddle Drawing" will be held at 10 p.m. for NFR participants and attendees only. Throughout the week the Miller Girls, Smirnoff Girls, and Crown Royal Girls will make appearances.

Wynn Las Vegas is currently giving away two free buffets to new Red Card enrollees who earn just 50 points during their first visit. Accumulate 500 points and collect another two free buffets plus $10 in free slot play.

Remember, luck seems to come to those who prepare for it.




Barbary Coast (Club Coast) 2x Dec. 25 and January 1; Barley’s (Rewards Card) 5x Sundays and 2x every night from midnight to 8a.m. (bonus points post the following day); Bighorn (Big Shot Club) 2x everyday in December; Cannery (American Can Club) 5x Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays thru Dec. 26; Casino MonteLago (Club Uno) 4x slots only on Sundays, 2x all machines Mondays thru Thursdays, 3x Dec. 23-24; 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) 3x Tuesdays for 55+, 5x Fridays, 6x Dec. 26-31; Ellis Island (Passport Players Club) 2x Saturdays thru Thursdays and 5x Fridays (some machines excluded); Fiesta Henderson (Amigo Club) 5x Fridays, 3x Wednesdays for 50+ (swipe card thru kiosk); Fiesta Rancho (Amigo Club) 5x Mondays from 5-10 p.m., 5x Fridays (all day), 3x Wednesdays for 50+ (swipe card thru kiosk); Fitzgeralds (Club Fitz) 3x Tuesdays; Gold Coast (Club Coast) 2x Dec. 25 and Jan. 1; 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); Hacienda (Matador Club) 4x Thursdays; Joker’s Wild (Prime Rewards) 3x Wednesdays for 55+, 5x Fridays, 6x Dec. 26-31; Longhorn (Big Shot Club) 2-5x randomly awarded everyday in December; Nevada Landing (Jean, NV-Jean’s Club) 2x Tuesdays; Nevada Palace (Player’s Circle) 2x Tuesdays and 8x cash back on Fridays; New Frontier (Rewards Club) 3x for new member sign-ups thru Dec. 31, 2x on all machines on your birthday; Orleans (Club Coast) 2x Dec. 25 and January 1; Palms (Club Palms) 3x everyday thru Dec. 25; Railroad Pass (Players Junction) 2x Wednesdays and 3x Thursdays; Rampart Casino (Rampart Rewards) 2x Dec. 23 and 25; Riviera (Player’s Club) 5x cash back for new members only up to $500; Sam’s Town (Prime Rewards) 6x Dec. 26-31; Slots A Fun (One Club) 2x Wednesdays; Suncoast (Club Coast) 2x Dec. 25 and Jan. 1; Terrible’s (Players Club) 5x Sundays and Thursdays, double cash back from Sunday thru Wednesday; Tuscany (Player’s Club) 2x Tuesdays and Thursdays all machines, 5x Wednesdays (some machines excluded); Wildfire (Wild Card) 5x Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays; Wild Wild West (Wild Card) 5x Thursdays.

(NOTE: At press time all casinos could not confirm their bonus point days and schedules for December. Please call ahead to confirm.)