Win your share of $200,000 at The Orleans

Nov 12, 2002 1:04 AM

   On the way towards Thanksgiving there are plenty of excellent opportunities for players to try and cash in on extra cash and prizes from some of your favorite casinos.

   The Orleans is giving away a total of $200,000 during November in their "Doors to Dollars" promotion, where $50,000 in cash prizes are being given away every Sunday evening at 8 p.m. Club Orleans slot club members earn drawing tickets by hitting various designated jackpots on slot, keno and video poker machines. Tickets can also be earned at the tables, live keno, and in the race and sports book. Every Sunday evening through December 1st, ten winners are drawn to choose a door worth from $2,500 to $10,000. Winners must be present at the drawings. The drum is emptied after each drawing. On drawing days, players also earn double points from 6 p.m.-midnight. Complete rules and details are posted in the casino.

   In North Las Vegas, Jerry's Nugget always seems to have something interesting going on. This month it's the $80,000 38th Anniversary Cash Party Giveaway, from now through December 1st. Prize drawings will be held for cash, up to $2,000, for a Ford F150 Pick up Truck and for a new 2003 Ford Taurus SE. The drawings will take place every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, starting on Friday, November 15. Drawing times are 6:30, 8:30 and 10:30 p.m. There will be three winners chosen at each drawing, for a total of 75 winners. Contestants will spin the giant video wall for cash prizes from $200 to $1,500. Grand prizes are being awarded every Sunday at the 10:30 p.m. drawings. On Sunday, Nov. 17, the Grand Prize is $2,000 cash, on Sunday, Nov. 24 the Grand Prize is a Ford F150 Pick up Truck and on Sunday, Dec. 1, the grand prize winner will drive home a new 2003 Ford Taurus SE. Players can get one free entry every day. Additional drawing entries will be awarded for every 100 More Club Plus points earned in a day. More Club Plus points are earned through slot, video poker, live keno, table games play and bingo. A maximum of 10 earned tickets per day will be awarded per customer. All customers must be playing with maximum coins and their More Club Card inserted. Additional rules are posted in the casino.

   Free "Moonlight Slot Tournaments" are being held all month at Sunset Station Hotel and Casino in Henderson. The nightly tournaments begin at midnight with sessions every 15 minutes and ends at 6 a.m. There is no charge to enter the tournaments and the top prize is $100. Other prizes are logo wear items. Sounds great for night owls!

   Remember..."Luck seems to come to those who prepare for it!"

Bonus Point Days: Aladdin 2x comp points thru November; Barbary Coast 2x Nov. 28, 2x Mondays from 4 p.m.-midnight; Casino Royale 2x 11 a.m.-2 p.m. & 8-11 p.m., 3x 7-9 a.m. & 4-7 p.m.; Castaways 3x everyday from midnight-8 a.m., 3x Nov. 28-Dec. 1; El Cortez 2x Tuesdays and Thursdays, 3x Nov. 28; Ellis Island 6x points every Thursday and Sunday and from 9 p.m.-9 a.m. daily, (Some machines excluded;) Fiesta's (Rancho & Henderson) 5x Mondays and Fridays w/coupons available at the booth, 5x table games on Wednesdays; Gold Coast 2x Mondays from 4 p.m.-midnight, 2x Nov. 28; Gold Rush 3x Wednesdays; Hyatt Lake Las Vegas 2x Tuesdays and Thursdays and 3x Mondays; Key Largo 3x everyday, 7x Sundays and Mondays from 6-9 p.m.; Magic Star 3x Wednesdays; New Frontier 2x on $1 reel slots only Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays thru December, 2x on all machines on your birthday; Opera House 2x Tuesdays; Orleans 2x Tuesdays from 5 p.m.-midnight, 2x Fridays 4-8 p.m., 2x Mondays from 4 p.m.-midnight, 2x Nov. 28, and 2x Nov. 17, 24 and Dec. 1 from 6 p.m.-midnight; Palms 2x Tuesdays and Fridays and 3x Nov. 25, 26, and 27; Plaza 2x Mondays 6 p.m.-midnight, Railroad Pass 2x Wednesdays and 3x Thursdays; Rampart Casino 2x Tuesdays and Wednesdays; Sahara 2x on your birthday; Santa Fe Station 2x everyday on $1 Santa Fe Express reel slots only; Silverton 2x Mondays from 5-9 p.m., 2x Nov. 28-Dec. 1; Slots A Fun 2x Wednesdays; Suncoast 2x Mondays from 4 p.m.-midnight; 2x Nov. 28; Terrible's 5x Sundays through Wednesdays from midnight-9 a.m. and all day Thursdays; Tropicana 2x for new members, first 24 hours only; Westward Ho 3x on all machines with balloons, daily from 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Wildfire 5x Fridays from 10 a.m. through Sundays at 10 p.m.