Rio, Harrah’s giving away luxury autos

Feb 5, 2002 6:10 AM

The Rio and Harrah’s Las Vegas are each giving away luxury automobiles as part of their Lifetimes of Vacations promotion. At the Rio, players vie for a 2002 Ford Thunderbird convertible, while Harrah’s casino customers shoot for a 2002 Mercedes SLK 230.

In addition to the automobiles, guests will have a chance to win a grand prize at each casino ”” a vacation for the rest of his or her life at any participating Fairfield Resort.

To qualify for the giveaway, casino customers can play their favorite games and receive entry tickets for the daily drawings.

At Harrah’s, customers will receive a drawing ticket (through March 31) for signing up for a Total Rewards card; every $10 in cash-back redemption; every hand paid jackpot; every $500 marker buy-in; every $200 bet in the sports book; every bet above $20 in the race book; in addition to other ways.

Rio customers will earn drawing tickets in a similar fashion, although the race and sports bets need only exceed $50.

The cars will be given away on May 29.