El Cortez launches Jack ‘N Pack promotion

Nov 19, 2002 2:38 AM

   The El Cortez kicks off their “Jack ”˜N’ Pack” promotion this week. Hit any jackpot of $1200 or more, a royal flush on video poker machines, a top award jackpot on slots, or designated keno jackpots and win your choice of an El Cortez black suede jacket or a set of American Tourister luggage. The promotion is scheduled to run for the next six weeks or while gift supplies last. Some rules and regulations apply, so be sure to read the details posted in the casino. Earn double points on Tuesdays and Thursdays all month too, and triple on Thanksgiving, November 28.

   Also downtown, the Golden Nugget is running their “Fall Frenzy,” (isn’t it winter yet?) $50,000 drawing promotion through December 5. Play slots and table games any Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday and earn entries for weekly drawings to be held on November 21, 27 and December 5. There will be nine cash and comp winners each week; plus, one weekly grand prize winner will get a chance to rake in up to $50,000 or a trip to Hawaii. Participants must be present at all drawings to win. Complete details are posted at the 24 Karat Club booth.

   If you’ve been a player at the Venetian over the past year, you’ve been earning Grazie Points in addition to your regular cash back and comps. Grazie points may be used to select gifts at their shopping spree event, which takes place November 24 through December 1. The event will be closed on November 28, (Thanksgiving). Hours of operation will be 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily.

   Meet and greet with Max Baer Jr., the former “Jethro” from the Beverly Hillbillies, when he promotes the introduction of a new “Beverly Hillbillies” video slot game. He’ll be at Sunset Station Hotel Casino on November 20 at 2 p.m.

   Last day today, Tuesday, November 19, to “Swipe and Win” in the Palms first year anniversary celebration. Win instant prizes like cash, dinner and gifts plus drawing tickets for the 6 p.m. $5,000 cash drawing.

   Terrible's has a new “Especially for you Promotion.” Select any item you might want and bring the store ad and item information, including cost, to the Terrible's Players Club and they will put a point value on it for you. Using Terrible’s club points for a gift could be helpful with holiday shopping.

   Remember”¦ “Luck seems to come to those who prepare for it!”

   Bonus Point Days: Aladdin 2x comp points thru November, 2x Dream Bazaar Dollars Nov. 20-27; 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. 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.