Plaza jumps into Vegas pool party craze

Jun 10, 2008 7:03 PM

On the Cheap by H Scot Krause | Add the Plaza to the list of growing casino pool parties this summer. The Plaza Hotel & Casino will be hosting free "Roof Top Pool Parties" every Thursday in June from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Eat, drink, play and party at "Thurst Thursdays" free pool parties featuring resident DJ Chaotic and live bands, basketball, volleyball and fully loaded cabanas. For cabana information, contact Jarrett Applewhite at (702) 501-2274. The Plaza and Vegas Club are also both offering $2 Coronas all day every day in June at all casino bars.

This summer, the heat is on at PTís as they introduce two new weekly events to take place Wednesday and Saturday nights. On Wednesdays, guests are encouraged to visit any PTís for "PTís Prime Time Wednesdays." Celebrate hump day by enjoying food and beverage items for 50 percent off the menu price every Wednesday from 8-11 p.m.

The new enticing second night is known as "Saturday Night ĎSexí at PTís. Patrons can indulge in $2 Sex Vodka Martinis from 11 p.m.-2 a.m.

Complete with casual dining, premium spirits and advanced gaming technology, PTís offers a variety of amenities for patrons. Filled with numerous high-definition flat plasma screen TVs, guests can catch all of their favorite sports action. PTís offers a wide assortment of menu selections and cocktails made from premium spirits.

There is also an expansive wine list and martini menu along with numerous premium brew options, such as PTís exclusive Sierra Gold premium lager. For hours and additional information visit

Head to the wackiest spot on The Strip, Dickís Last Resort, located inside the Excalibur Hotel on Sunday, June 15 for a fabulous Fatherís Day celebration. Dickís provides a sizzling prime rib dinner served with a baked potato and green beans for just $23.95. There are also specials on Jim Beam, Crown Royal Reserve and 2-for-1 draft beers. For reservations, call (702) 597-7991.

Circus Circus is offering complimentary gas cards to guests, who book room reservations online. Get a $25 gas card for a two-night reservation, $50 for a three-night stay. The $25 gas card promotion also includes $4 off an all-day ride pass at The Adventuredome Theme Park and a Circus Circus Fun Book valued at $100.

The $50 gas card promotion adds a $25 gaming credit and a 2-for-1 dinner at Circus Buffet. Rates start at $39.95 per night. Reserve a room at

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