Downtown casinos
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Feb 20, 2006 11:18 PM

As the Fremont Hotel Casino begins celebrating its 50th Anniversary, players can earn 1,000 points in a day and receive a Blockbuster Gift Card for two free movie rentals, two cokes and two popcorns. There is a limit of two gift cards per day and points are not deducted. The promotion runs through Feb. 28. Blackjack players can get a bonus gift too. Pick up a card in the pit and receive a validation for every blackjack. Get 15 validations with a $10 minimum bet within one 24-hour period, and you’ll be rewarded with the Fremont’s blackjack bonus gift of the month — a special 50th Anniversary denim shirt.

Win a logo zipper fleece pullover from the El Cortez this month. Hit a jackpot of $200 or more on slots of 5¡ or lower denomination, video poker or live keno or $300 or more on all other denominations on video poker and receive a voucher for a free pullover. Each winner will also receive an entry into the Saturday night drawings for cash and prizes.

Earn 50 points after signing up for Binion’s Gambling Hall club card and receive a free logo key chain this month. Stay and play to earn drawing tickets for a chance to spin a prize wheel to win a three-day, four-day, five-day or seven-day cruise or cash prizes of $1,000 or $1,500. Drawings are held every Thursday and Saturday evening in February selecting five winners to take a spin. Collect one entry for every 200 points ($100 coin-in) earned.

Get a free t-shirt when you sign up as a new member of the Player’s Club at the Vegas Club.

On the Strip, the New Frontier is offering a new spring collection of 12 miniature Limoge-style porcelain collectable boxes for every 300 points earned within 24 hours while supplies last. No points are deducted.

On the Boulder Strip, Nevada Palace is hosting "$24,000 Random Seat Drawings" every Monday through Saturday in February every hour from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. The slot club system randomly picks a winner from all those who are playing with their card inserted in the machines and that person wins $100.