Cannery pointers!

Sep 2, 2003 7:06 AM

Through September 28, The Cannery in North Las Vegas is giving players a chance to win a share of 70 million points. Players earn free entries for the drawings by playing their favorite games. A complete list of ways to earn drawing tickets is posted in the casino. Drawings are held every Friday and Saturday at 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. Prizes are distributed as follows:

6 p.m. Weekend Drawings:

5 Winners: 100,000 Points

3 Winners: 500,000 Points

2 Winners: 1 Million Points

There will be 10 envelopes placed on a board. Each winner will select an envelope.

9 p.m. Weekend Drawings: 1 Winner: 2 Million Points

1 Winner: 1 Million Points

5 Winners: 700,000 Points

4 Winners: 500,000 Points

There will be 11 envelopes placed on a board. Each winner will select an envelope. You may win only one time during each drawing day. The Grand Prize 20 Million Point Giveaway Drawing takes place at 7 p.m. on September 28. Grand Prize tickets for your earned points may be picked up starting September 26 until 4 p.m. on September 28. Every 250 points earned from September 1 to 25 equals one drawing ticket. The Grand Prizes are as follows:

1 Winner: 10 Million Points

2 Winners: 1 Million Points

16 Winners: 500,000 Points

Contestants must be present to win at all drawings. Points won in the drawings can be used the same way as all regular points earned: for cash back or any comps throughout the hotel. Table games players are also eligible. Complete rules and details are posted in the casino. Check the bonus point schedule listed below for many multi-point days this month too.

Sister property, Rampart Casino in Summerlin has a nice promotion to collect a logo casino jacket for free on Mondays or Tuesdays during September. Just earn 750 points and get a free jacket, limited to one per week. You don’t even need to redeem the points! You can also pick up a jacket, one per day, on Wednesdays or Thursdays but you’ll need to earn and redeem 500 points for them. The casino will also feature a $25,000 Cash Giveaway Customer Appreciation Party on September 25 at 7 p.m. For every 100 points earned between September 1 through the 20, customers receive one drawing entry for a chance to win some big cash prizes. Tickets will be distributed starting September 21 until the 25th at 5 p.m. Twenty one lucky people will walk away with some big bucks. There will be 1-$10,000 winner, 10-$1,000 winners and 10-$500 winners.

Barley’s Casino & Brewing Company is extending their "Play for Pepsi" promotion through September 14. Play slots, video poker, video keno and live table games with your Barley’s Rewards Card and earn 2 liter bottles of Pepsi, Diet Pepsi and Mountain Dew or 1.5 liter bottles of Aqua Fina water. Every 300 points earned gets you a choice of a product. They also offer 5x points on Tuesdays and Sundays this month.

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

Bonus Point Days: Bally’s (Connection Club) 2x cash back thru September 30; Barley’s (Reward Card) 5x Tuesdays and Sundays, 2x everyday midnight to 8 a.m. (all bonus points post the following day); Binion’s Horseshoe (Horseshoe Club) 2x Tuesdays; Cannery (American Can Club) 4x Mondays and Tuesdays, 3x Wednesdays thru Sundays, 6x for one hour following drawings (some machines excluded); Casino Royale (Club Royale) 2x 11 a.m.-2 p.m. & 8-11 p.m., 3x 7-9 a.m. & 4-7 p.m.; Castaways (Club Castaways) 3x everyday from midnight to 8 a.m., 4x every Monday Castaways 55+; El Cortez (Jackie’s Club) 2x Tuesdays and Thursdays; Ellis Island (Passport Players Club) 5x every Thursday and Sunday and from 9:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. daily (some machines excluded); Fiestas (Rancho & Henderson) (Amigo Club) 5x Fridays w/registration available at the booth, 5x table games on Mondays; Gold Coast (The Club) 2x Tuesdays noon to midnight thru September 2; Gold Rush (Gold Star) 3x Wednesdays; Golden Nugget (24 Karat Club) 2x Wednesdays and Fridays (Las Vegas locals only); Hacienda (Matador Club) 2x Wednesdays; Key Largo (Players Club) 4x Sunday thru Thursday, 3x Fridays and Saturdays; Magic Star (Gold Star) 3x Wednesdays; New Frontier (Rewards Club) 2x on all machines on your birthday; Opera House (Mahoney’s Slot Club) 2x Tuesdays; Palms (Club Palms) 2x Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; Paris (Connection Club) 2x cash back thru September 30; Plaza (#1 Main Club) 2x Mondays from 6:00 p.m. to midnight; Railroad Pass (Players Junction) 2x Wednesdays and 3x Thursdays; Rampart Casino (Rampart Rewards) Santa Fe Station (Boarding Pass) 2x everyday on $1.00 Santa Fe Express reel slots only; Slots A Fun (One Club) 2x Wednesdays; Stardust (Players Club) 20x first 30 minutes for new members only, (some restrictions apply); Terrible’s (Players Club) 5x points from midnight to 9:00 a.m. Sunday thru Wednesday and all day Thursday, double cash back from Sunday midnight to Wednesday midnight; Westward Ho (Preferred Customer) 3x on all machines with balloons, daily from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.