Halloween parties feature contests, giveaways

Oct 29, 2007 11:06 PM

Here’s a chance to have some fun and maybe win some moolah. Ellis Island Casino & Brewery will hold its annual Halloween Karaoke Contest on Wednesday, Oct. 31, from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. Cash prizes will be awarded for the best costumes in three categories: Most Scary, Most Original and Funniest. Wear your costume on Oct. 31 and receive a drawing ticket for the $250 Cash Drawing at 10 p.m. You must be present to win. All contest details are available at the Ellis Island Passport Player’s Club booth.

The Strike Zone Bowling Center at Sunset Station will be holding a late-night Halloween party for adults beginning at 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 31 and running through the midnight witching hour. Admission is $10 and includes bowling, a movie showing of the Rocky Horror Picture Show at 9:30 p.m., music, candy and a costume contest. Shoe rental is extra. Kids can have their own party prior to the adult party (also $10) from 5:30-8:30 p.m. that includes bowling, shoe rental, candy and a movie. Reserve a lane for either or both events by calling 702-547-PINS.

Get a free child’s ticket through Dec. 31 with the purchase of an adult ticket to Matsuri, performing at the Sahara Hotel. The offer is for children 12 and under. Visit or call the box office for details.

Check out all of the downtown "On the Cheap" specials. Sign up for a Club Fitz card at Fitzgeralds and receive a voucher for $2 off the all-new The Courtyard and Grill Buffet. Earn your first 50 points and receive a free pen and pencil set too.

The Golden Gate will give you a free historic calendar when you sign up as a new member of the 1906 Club.

Binion’s Gambling Hall and the Golden Nugget are both giving new slot club members $10 in free slot play when you sign up for their clubs.

Get a free souvenir gift when you join the Royal Players Club at the Four Queens and a sharp looking free logo t-shirt after earning just 40 points on your new account. The Four Queens is also offering a $6.95 Prime Rib Dinner Special or a ½ BBQ Chicken Dinner for club members in Magnolia’s Veranda Café from 4 p.m. to midnight nightly. Dinners include soup or salad, dinner rolls, vegetable of the day and a baked potato.