Tax Day not bad if you want Gold Coast cash

Apr 15, 2008 7:01 PM

Slot Club Bonus Points by H Scot Krause | Tax Day! Several casinos are trying to provide a little tax day relief in the form of cash with a chance to win some big money.

The Gold Coast begins its "EZ Tax Giveaway" starting today. Earn drawing tickets from April 15-29. Drawings will be held on April 22 and 29 at 7 p.m. when 10 winners will be selected at each drawing to win $1,040. One grand prize winner receives $10,400. All Club Coast slot players and rated table game players are eligible to participate. See the complete rules posted at the Club Coast booth.

Sister casino, the Orleans will also be hosting a $15,000 Tax Relief Drawing to be held April 20 at 6 p.m. Slot players will earn one drawing ticket for every 200 points earned from April 13-20. Table game and Sports Book bettors can also earn entries. See the complete details posted at the Club Coast booth.

Players at the Hard Rock will have their chance at $10,000 and free slot play. New sign-ups for the Rockstar Players Club will receive five free entries. With every 100 points earned, suited blackjacks and $100 or more race or sports bets, players will earn one additional entry. On Tax Day (Tuesday, April 15) drawings will be held at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. The grand prize winner will be awarded $5,000 in cash. See the Rockstar center for complete drawing details.

Then, beginning April 17-28, Hard Rock players will be rewarded for every 7,500 points earned on their Rockstar Club cards ($7,500 coin-in slots, $15,000 on video poker; no point redemption required) with either a $100 gift card or $100 in free slot play.

On Friday, April 18, Arizona Charlie’s Decatur and Arizona Charlie’s Boulder will draw nine names to win $100 to $1,000 in prizes during their "$40,000 Spring Cash Bonanza" promotion. On Friday, April 25, the casino will draw 10 names to win $500 to $5,000 in cash. Players (after swiping their cards on the first day of play) receive one point for every 50 base points (varies by machine). All entries are valid for that Friday’s drawing only. Drawings are held at 6:15 p.m. at both casinos.

It’s "Pull Tab Party" month at the Silverton Casino Lodge. Discovery Club members can earn one pull tab for every 1,000 points ($1,000 coin-in). Pull tabs also can be earned at table games, live poker and live keno. Five of the cards award $10,000 in cash. All pull tabs reward a prize including slot points, complimentary meals, free slot play, promo chips and gift cards.

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