Freebies bring holiday cheer at Las Vegas casinos

Dec 23, 2008 5:02 PM
Reel Deals, Las Vegas Casino promotions by H. Scot Krause |

On Wednesday, Dec. 31, the popular Stoney’s brand, known for entertaining Las Vegas with the hottest country nightlife opens Stoney’s North Forty at Santa Fe Station. In advance of the opening, Santa Fe Station brings to life Stoney’s Rockin’ Pit, a dedicated gaming pit celebrating the Stoney’s entertainment experience. It will offer six blackjack tables, Stoney’s-themed dealers and of course rockin’ music. Stoney’s Rockin’ Pit will open for a limited time from Dec. 26-Jan. 17. The pit will be open from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. every Thursday, Friday and Saturday night.

Players in Stoney’s Rockin’ Pit on Dec. 26-31 will receive a raffle ticket for each blackjack they hit and be entered into a drawing for the chance to compete in the first tournament scheduled for Dec. 31 at 7 p.m. There will be 28 lucky winners drawn to compete in the tournament with the winner receiving a VIP table and bottle service that night inside Stoney’s North Forty.

Similar blackjack tournaments will occur each weekend through Jan. 17 inside the Stoney’s Rockin’ Pit. Stoney’s North Forty will open with a New Year’s Eve party on Dec. 31 beginning at 9 p.m. that includes a midnight balloon drop and champagne toast for $25 in advance and $35 at the door. Additionally, Stoney’s continues the popular $20 all-you-can-drink beer specials which will also be offered at its grand opening. To purchase tickets, call 702-435-2855.

Earn 300 points on Dec. 23 at Sam’s Town and receive a free Christmas holiday cookie jar. There is a limit of one per customer and no points are deducted from the players accounts.

Rampart Casino will host a $15,000 Table Game Giveaway on Monday, Dec. 29 at 7 p.m. Customers must be present to win and may only win once per drawing and have two minutes to claim their prize. Six winners will be drawn. First place will win $10,000 followed by five $1,000 winners. Drawing tickets can be earned playing all table games. See the complete rules posted in the pit area or the club booth.

A free 2009 Santa Anita Park Calendar from the Planet Hollywood Casino will be issued with a $25 or more wager on any race at Santa Anita Park that day. There is a limit of one per guest as supplies last.

Tuscany Suites & Casino will be hosting "Ten Shots" at $100,000-plus additional cash prize drawings on New Year’s Day, Thursday, Jan. 1. Visit the player’s club booth for drawing times and complete details.