March Madness events around Las Vegas

Mar 17, 2009 4:11 PM

Here is a rundown of some of the March Madness events around town:

M Resort

Will have in-running wagering for the NCAA basketball tournament games beginning Thursday. Money line, points and over / under wagers will be taken.

Arizona Charlie’s

Any $20 wager on NCAA’s qualifies bettors for a drawing to win prizes that include a digital video record, $100 gas card and a $50 gas card.


$10 entry fee. With 3 you get a fourth free. Overall champ from the total number of correct selections ATS. Also $1,000 Opening Weekend Bonus Prize for most winners chosen March 19-22. Guaranteed $10,000 total prize money. 1st: $5,000.

Station Casinos

Last Man Standing Contest. Entry fee is $25. Anyone purchasing four entries will get a fifth one free. Pick one winning selection against the spread on the contest card daily. A $25,000 winner take all prize.


Three N’Out, which breaks down as winning and moving on until you rack up three losses. Entry: $25. Pick one game each day (team or side).

Rampart, Cannery, Eastside

Parlay bettors receive a free half-point on all teams or totals selected on a 3-to-6 team parlay. Next day’s college/pro basketball lines posted at 5 p.m. daily. Parlay any same day games to any next day contests.


Shoot The Hoop (March 19-21 from 1-4 p.m.) A $20 wager earns a chance to shoot the hoop for prizes, that include T-shirts and hats.


Visit the resort’s website to qualify for a 4-day, 3-night stay. A drawing will determine the winner. Entrants picking the champ of the NCAA basketball tourney could win a 3-day, 2-night stay at the Fontainebleau in Miami and two tickets to the 2010 Pro Bowl at Dolphin Stadium.

Las Vegas Hilton

Hoops Central. Free admission to ballrooms, 5 to 7 giant-screen TVs with betting stations available. T-shirts given with first-round parlay bets. Food specials in a smoke free environment.

Four Mile Bar 

(3650 Boulder Hwy): Drink bargains for patrons at March Madness games, including $1.50 drafts and $2 Bloody Marys.

Planet Hollywood

The mezzanine level will be open for up to 700 patrons with 8 large screen TVs and 5 betting stations available. Food and drink specials during tournament games.