Happy holly bingo!

Dec 19, 2005 1:17 AM

”˜Tis the season for holiday gift-giving and the bingo rooms across the Las Vegas valley are getting set to play Santa Claus.

On Christmas Eve, Saturday, December 24, pick up a free calculator pen set at Arizona Charlie’s Boulder with a minimum buy-in.

Head across town to Arizona Charlie’s Decatur on Christmas Day for a free nutcracker Christmas ornament.

Terrible’s Hotel & Casino celebrates Christmas by giving away ceramic bell figurines each day from December 21-24. Begin collecting them at the 1 p.m. session on the December 21, and continue at 3 p.m. on December 22, 5 p.m. on December 23 and 7 p.m. on December 24.

In North Las Vegas, Jerry’s Nugget will be giving away Christmas candy-filled water bottles on Saturday, December 24 at the 11 a.m. session and Poker Palace will be giving away a free light-up Santa hat to all players on Christmas day at all sessions.

Sam’s Town has a mystery gift giveaway today, Tuesday, December 20 and next week, 2006 pocket calendars will be given out at all sessions on Tuesday, December 27.

Sunset Station has a holiday dauber giveaway on Thursday, December 22 at all sessions.

One lucky bingo player will win a new car, compliments of the Plaza and Western casinos on January 3. The two downtown bingo rooms have joined together for this great promotion by offering one drawing ticket from now through January 3 when you play the Plaza’s 9 a.m. or 11 p.m. sessions, or the Western’s 10 a.m. session. On January 3, at 8:15 p.m. one lucky winner will drive away in a brand new Mini Cooper car. The drawing will be a one-day only special drawing on Christmas Day to win a 20" color television at the conclusion of each session. One drawing ticket is awarded for every $10 bingo purchase.

All bingo players at the Gold Coast or Suncoast will receive a free collectable holiday dauber on Sunday, Christmas Day, at all sessions, while supplies last.

Finally, check out the newest bingo room in town! South Coast bingo opens this week on, Thursday, Dec. 22.

As a reminder, all bingo promotions are subject to change. Gift giveaways are available at all sessions (unless noted otherwise) to players who purchase a minimum bingo buy-in ($3-4 in most casinos) and are limited to quantities on hand. Play early in the day to guarantee yourself a gift.