Venetian puts cruises up for grabs

May 1, 2001 12:14 PM

Win one of 50 Alaskan cruises from The Venetian in Las Vegas. Through July 31, Gold Card members can earn one cruise point for every players’ club point earned through reel slots and one cruise point for every two points earned while playing video poker. The top 50 point earners will depart on August 29, aboard Carnival Cruise Line’s Carnival Spirit. Prior to the guests’ departure, they will receive two nights in a luxury Venetian suite to partake in the Bon Voyage reception and mini-sweepstakes. Guests will compete in the mini-sweepstakes for one of three luxury suite upgrades aboard the ship, or $10,000 in cruisin’ spending cash.

The Golden Nugget in Laughlin, offers players a chance to make fantasy reality in the Once Upon a Time - a Fairy Tale Slot Tournament, May 18 and 19. In this tournament the top finisher’s wishes will come true when they are awarded with $20,000. Second place will take home $10,000, third place wins $5,000, fourth place receives $2,500, fifth thru 10th place each receive $1,000, 11th thru 15th place each walk away with $500, 16th thru 25th get $250 each, 26th thru 100th places receive $100 each, and $50 goes to each person placing 101st thru 200th places. Entry fee for this tournament is $375 and includes tournament play, two nights hotel accommodations, $40 per day food credit, a tournament gift, and entry to the awards banquet. A second entrant sharing a room with a paying entrant can join the tournament for $250. Those entrants not requiring hotel or food accommodations may join for $295.

Don Laughlin’s Riverside in Laughlin, offers a variety of promotions throughout the month. King of Club players hitting four natural fours on any quarter and up video poker machine on Friday, May 4 or Monday, May 14, receive a cash bonus plus a gift. Players hitting four natural eights on any quarter and up video poker machine on Tuesday, May 8, and Friday, May 18, receive a cash bonus plus a gift. Players receive double points for play on May 1, 2, 21, 22, and 23.

Bonus Point Days

Arizona Charlie’s (CharlieCard): double points Mondays, triple points Wednesdays - some machines excluded, Barbary Coast (Fun Club): 4× points every Tuesdays, Gold Coast (The Card): double points Mothers Day & Memorial Day; Key Largo (Players Club): triple points Sunday, Tuesday, & Thursday; Orleans (Club Orleans): double points Mothers Day & Memorial Day; Silverton (Players Club): triple points Mothers Day weekend, and Memorial Day Weekend; 5× points May 4-6; Suncoast (Club Denaro): double Points Mothers Day & Memorial Day; 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, 5× points on Mother’s Day as well as on Memorial Day.