Laughlin stocking stuffers

Dec 18, 2001 2:25 AM

Celebrate the holidays down at the Colorado River in Laughlin!

In December, the Pioneer Hotel & Gambling Hall in Laughlin will be giving away six-packs of soda and beer.  Fill up your holiday refrigerator by taking home a six-pack of your choice when you hit a 125 coin or higher jackpot on quarter slots, 100 coin or higher jackpot on $1 or $5 slots, or 500 coin or higher jackpot on nickel slots, and when you hit a $125 and up jackpot on video keno (with club card inserted).  You also get a ticket for a six-pack for every $10 or better live keno win and with any suited blackjack, 6, 7, and 8 of the same suit or 3 sevens.

There’s one more day to play and win in Laughlin’s Avi Resort Casino “Coyote Dan’s Christmas Cash Giveaway.”  On Saturday, December 22, at 6:30 p.m., winners will be selected to take home $200, $300, $500 and $1,000.  Earn drawing tickets for every hand-paid jackpot or fill, any blackjack, any straight on Let It Ride, or one hour of tracked craps play.

Win your holiday dinner at Riverside Resort in Laughlin in the “All American Turkey and Pie Giveaway” for King of Clubs Players Club members.  Earn 500 slot points (December 5-24) and receive a free holiday pie.  Or, earn 1,000 slot points (December 5-24) and receive a free holiday pie and a turkey.

Ramada Express in Laughlin lets you pick your own prize in their holiday promotion.  The last week for drawings is December 17-23.  Five winners will be drawn daily at 6 p.m.  Each winner selects one wrapped gift from under the tree (if you’re not present to win, a gift will be selected for you from the ones that remain at the end of the promotion).  Prizes include computer systems, TVs, VCRs, digital cameras, cell phones, stereos and cash.  Receive drawing tickets through December 23 for every 50 bonus points earned through regular casino play, every suited blackjack, every 21 multi-game keno wager, and every $25 or greater payout.

You can ring in the New Year at the Edgewater in Laughlin, and you can pick your party to do it.  There’s the Pre-New Year’s Eve Party on December 28 with the Coasters (tickets $25); or one of two New Year’s Eve Parties on December 31 with the Harry James Orchestra (tickets $75) or Hotel California (tickets $50).  Your per-person ticket price includes entertainment, two free drinks, hors d’oeuvres, party hats and favors, champagne, two souvenir glasses and a midnight balloon drop. 

Bonus Point Days (December): Barbary Coast (Fun Club): double points every day through December 25; Casino Royale (Club Royale): double points 11a.m.-2 p.m. and 8-11 p.m.; triple points 7-9 a.m. and 4-7 p.m.; Castaways (Club Castaways): triple points through December 24, 4x points Christmas Day (December 25); Ellis Island (Passport Players Club): triple points Wednesdays, 5x Fridays, 10x points 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday and 5 p.m. Saturday to 5 a.m. Sunday, 6x points Christmas Day (December 25); Gold Coast (The Club): double points every day through December 25; Hyatt Regency (Players Society): double points Tuesdays and Thursdays, triple points Mondays and Christmas Day (December 25); Key Largo (Players Club): triple points every day, 5x points New Year’s Eve; Magic Star (Gold Star): triple points Wednesdays; Orleans (Club Orleans): double points Christmas Day (December 25); Palms (Club Palms): Charter members receive double points through December 14; Plaza (#1 Main Club): double points 6 p.m.-midnight Mondays; Railroad Pass: double points noon-midnight Wednesdays; Regent Las Vegas (Club Razz): double points Tuesdays and Thursdays 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Slots A Fun (One Club): double points Wednesdays; Silverton (Players Club): triple points December 28 through January 2; Suncoast (Club Denaro): double points every day through December 25; ­­Terrible’s (Players Club): 5x points 9 p.m.-9 a.m. every day, 5x points all day on Sundays and Thursdays and on Christmas Day (December 25).