Get ‘drenched’ at Barbary Coast

Apr 16, 2001 4:14 AM

The Barbary Coast in Las Vegas is showering their players with cash, in their "Cash Showers" scratch ticket promotion. Through April 30, players hitting slot jackpots of 200 coins or more, a natural four-of-a-kind (four 4’s) on video poker, or a natural royal flush on video poker with maximum coins bet will receive a scratch ticket for a chance to win up to $500. Every ticket is a winner.

Harrah’s Total Rewards Treasure Hunt promotion rewards players daily at Harrah’s Las Vegas. Each day at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., through May 27, players are given a chance to win prizes, plus entry into the grand prize drawing to be held July 23 for a 2001 Mercedes SLK230 Kompressor hardtop convertible. At each drawing three names are drawn and each winner selects a safe. The winner selecting the safe that says "winner" receives a $100 gift certificate to their choice of the Range, Café Andreotti’s, or Asia, two tickets to any Harrah’s Las Vegas show, a logo’d prize, and one entry ticket for the grand prize giveaway, plus two complimentary nights stay, July 22 and 23. The two remaining winners will receive two tickets to any Harrah’s Las Vegas show and a prize.

Players may earn entries into the daily drawings by signing up for a Total Rewards card, $10 in cashback redemption, handpaid jackpots, $500 or more marker buy-in, $5 or above hard-way winner in craps, ace/jack suited blackjack, sports book bet over $200, race book bet over $20, or keno game bets over $10. In addition, tickets will be awarded for every Harrah’s Las Vegas show ticket purchase, every meal purchased at the Fresh Market Square Buffet, every Budweiser purchase at any casino bar or the Carnaval Court Bar and Grill, and one entry for hotel check-ins. Additional entries for the grand prize drawing may be earned based on casino play. One bonus entry will be awarded for every 50 Reward Credits earned in one day or when signing up for a new Total Rewards account. Players with a minimum of 15 bonus entries earned through May 27 will be eligible for the grand prize drawing. Qualified players will receive a mailed invitation to participate in the drawing July 23.

Sunset Station kicks off their new progressive bank of machines "Cash Bonus Blitz." What makes this bank of machines different is that players don’t have to hit any type of jackpot or combination to win. Extra jackpots are paid randomly to players simply playing at the bank of machines. There are three progressive jackpots with the first paying between $25 and $100, the second paying between $100 and $250, and the third paying between $250 and $1,199. The Cash Bonus Blitz bank consists of 12 Reel ’Em In, Boom and Jackpot Party, 25-coin nickel machines.

Bonus Points Days: Arizona Charlie’s East and West (Charlie Card): triple points Sundays, double points Tuesdays; Castaways (Club Castaways): double points every day 8 a.m. to midnight, triple points every day midnight-8 a.m., triple points Mondays & Wednesday all day; Ellis Island (Passport Player Club): triple points Wednesdays, 5× points Fridays; Hacienda (Club Matador): double points Mondays; Hyatt Regency (Players Society): double points Tuesdays & Thursdays; Key Largo (Players Club): triple points on selected machines every Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday; Plaza (#1 Main Club): double points Mondays 6 p.m.-midnight; Railroad Pass (Players Junction): double points Wednesdays noon-midnight; Regent (Club Razz): double points every Tuesday; Silverton (Players Club): triple points Wednesdays; Slots-A-Fun (Ringmaster Club): double points Wednesdays ; Suncoast (Club Denaro): double points all month; Terrible’s (Players Club): double points Mondays & Tuesdays 9 a.m.-9 p.m., triple points (selected machines) Thursdays 9 a.m.-9 p.m., 4× points Fridays 9 a.m.-9 p.m., 5× points every day 9 p.m.-9 a.m.