Promos sizzle in Colorado casinos

Jul 17, 2007 1:31 AM

There are lots of hot promotions this month in Black Hawk, Central City and Cripple Creek casinos.

The Golden Gates casino in Black Hawk features Fat Tuesday all month, in which players can win up to $500 just for having their club card inserted in the machine. The promotion takes place from noon to 10 p.m., each Tuesday.

Also at the Golden Gates, every Friday and Saturday this month, the casino will pick 10 players at random to be the Hot Seat winners. Prizes range from $100 to $500, but you must be playing with your Golden Rewards card.

At the Eureka! Casino, every Sunday players can earn a drawing entry for every $50 jackpot won. Cash prizes range from $300 to $500. On Wednesdays, the casino gives away $50 cash every half hour, and on Thursdays players have a chance to win a scooter or $250 cash.

It’s the Summer of Seven cash giveaway at Colorado Central Station Casino, every day through July 21. Nightly drawings will award $70, $700 or $7,000. Players get a free entry every day and obtain additional entries through their slot play.

The Bull Durhan Saloon & Casino is hosting T-Shirt Day on July 24. Note that some Tee’s will contain cash prizes! On Friday, July 27, drawings for $1,800 will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Bullwhackers Casino is giving away free gas all month. Simply swipe your player’s card for payment, up to $50 a day.

At the Isle of Capri Casino, choose from 13 Lucky Locked Boxes for a chance to win up to $3,000, from July 16 to August 26. Drawings are held Thursday through Sunday at 8 p.m. Casino customers receive one free drawing ticket daily and earn additional entries based on their play.

Feast on a free barbecue every Saturday and Sunday this month at the Mardi Gras casino. Players who earn 25 points will be awarded a voucher for one barbecue, while VIP’s will receive the free barbecue all month long.

Mountain High Casino is giving away a new BMW Z4 this month as part of its $150,000 Dream Car Giveaway. Present a Star Awards card every day through July 22 for a chance to win. Drawings are held Sundays from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

At the Gold Rush Casino in Cripple Creek, 10 lucky players every Friday, Saturday and Sunday can win up to $10,000 per day.

Two cash drawings for $1,000 each will be held July 27 at Johnny Nolon’s Casino in Cripple Creek. There are also $1,000 drawings every other Sunday this month.

The Fortune Valley Casino in Central City features a variety of promotions this month. Penny slot players on Fridays and Saturdays can win from $50 to $500, hourly from 1:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Daily drawings from the Treasure Chest are held from noon to 10 p.m. for a chance to win up to $5,000. All drawing winners are invited back July 31 for a chance to win cash prizes and a car. There are also $2,000 slot tourneys Wednesdays from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.