Ellis Island rings in New Year's with $2,009 of prizes

Dec 30, 2008 5:00 PM
Reel Deals, Las Vegas Casino promotions by H. Scot Krause |

Ellis Island Casino & Brewery will host a casino-wide party on New Year’s Eve offering party favors for everyone, a free champagne pour near midnight and a drawing to give away $2,009 in cash prizes at midnight.

Details about the drawing are available at the promotions booth. On New Year’s Day, guests can continue the celebration with free Bloody Mary’s at the casino bars from 8 a.m. until noon.

To ring in the New Year, Arizona Charlie’s Boulder will be adding $1,000 to the "Winner’s Rollover Purse" for its blackjack tournaments scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 1, and Saturday, Jan. 3. Tournament registration will open at 5 p.m. Thursday with the first turn of the cards at 6 p.m. Saturday registration begins at 3 p.m. with play starting at 4 p.m. For more information, contact Arizona Charlie’s Boulder at 702-951-5905, or visit the table games pit.

For only $20.09 guests can countdown to the New Year from the 16th floor of Eastside Cannery Casino & Hotel at ONE SIX Sky Lounge. The sleek contemporary hotspot features a three-sided balcony for guests to take in the awe-inspiring views of the famed Las Vegas Strip and America’s Party-New Year’s Eve Fireworks Show. Guests will receive a complimentary glass of sparkling wine at midnight. A DJ will provide entertainment.

PT’s and Sierra Gold taverns and pubs will be sending the top Golden Rewards point earner from January on a tropical getaway for two to the Hawaiian Islands this February. Members will have the opportunity to win a four-night stay in Waikiki at the Hyatt Regency in addition to receiving two tickets to see the NFL Pro Bowl in Honolulu.

On Friday, Feb. 6, the winning member will receive VIP treatment during the official Pro Bowl VIP party which includes drinks, food and entertainment, in addition to the Super Sunday tailgate party on Feb. 8 that will feature NFL players and cheerleaders.

Reserved covered seating, drinks, food and entertainment will also be provided on Sunday prior to the game. On Jan. 23, the Golden Rewards member with the most points from all taverns will be announced.

From Jan. 4-8, earn 500 points at the Orleans Casino and receive a free long sleeve logo T-shirt. The Tropicana Las Vegas has closed its poker room.