Harrah’s awards $5,000/day in summer slot tournament

Jul 17, 2001 12:07 AM

Harrah’s has a way to end your summer blues. Beginning July 22, slot players at Harrah’s will have a chance to win their share of $5,000 daily in Harrah’s Summer Fest Slot Tournaments. The tourneys will run July 22-26 and July 29-Aug. 2.

Entry into the tournaments cost $10 per person per day. Free entries can be earned by hitting any hand paid jackpots on any slot or video poker machine.

The tournament works like this: ten-minute tournament sessions are played throughout the day, the top scorers advance to the final rounds which are held at the end of the day. Players can enter as many times as they like and play in as many sessions as they want.

The daily first place prize is $2,500. Second place is worth $500 and third place is worth $400. Fourteen top winners will receive a cash prize.

No advance registration is required, but players must stop by the tournament area on the day and time they wish to play.