St. Patrick’s Day square in on March Madness

Mar 13, 2018 3:08 AM

St. Patrick’s Day celebrations and March Madness! Who could ask for more?

Boyd Gaming

Catch all the March Hoopla action and the following drink specials at all casino bars located at The Orleans, Gold Coast, Suncoast, Sam’s Town, California, Fremont, Main Street Station, Aliante, Cannery and Eastside Cannery now through Saturday, March 31:

• $3 domestic bottled beers and $15 bucket of domestic beers (mix and match six bottles) with the options of Bud Light, Budweiser, Michelob Ultra and Shock Top beers;

• $4 imported bottled beers and $20 bucket of imported beers (mix and match six bottles) with the options of Stone IPA, Stella Artois, Goose Island and Four Peaks Dos Equis or Heineken beers;

• $5 Stoli Bloody Mary;

• $6 Captain Morgan and Pepsi;

• $7 Patron Shots;

• $8 Ketel One and Red Bull Original (or Editions).

Also available are these St. Patrick’s Day drink specials.

• $9 Dew & A Brew;

• Tullamore Dew, Irish whiskey shot and a beer;

• $10 Irish Car Bombs;

• Tullamore Dew, Irish whiskey, Baileys and Guinness.

Gift shops will be offering 20 percent off all whiskeys throughout the month of March.


Ticket packages for unlimited food and beverages are available at Shady Grove and Mermaid lounges and during the tournament, March 15-18.

The Mermaid Lounge will be serving up unlimited big beef nachos, white bean and roasted red pepper hummus, deep fried ribs, basket of fries, crispy Cajun chicken wings and fish n’ chips.

Shady Grove Bar & Lounge has all-you-can-eat buffalo chicken wings, meatball sliders, Italian sub, prime rib French dip, chicken fingers and fries.

Tickets are available starting at $50 and include bottomless food and Miller Lite drafts from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 3 to 9 p.m. For an additional $50, guests will receive bottomless food and premium bar.

The all-day ticket includes unlimited food and premium bar for $125 with a reserved seat at Shady Grove Lounge. Guests that would like to purchase all four days, will receive unlimited food and premium bar, as well as reserved seating at Mermaid Lounge for $350. All ticketed guests will enjoy a Bloody Mary from 8 to 9 a.m. included with their ticket each day. To purchase tickets visit the Box Office, call 702-263-7777, or go online at

SLS Las Vegas

Umami Burger, Beer Garden & Sports Book will host four days of Hoops Madness viewing parties complete with merchandise giveaways, open bar and hosted food packages, March 15-18. Packages start at $50 per person with seating in the Beer Garden, paired with an open bar.

Other packages include food and beverage credits starting at $150 per person, with options to sit inside Umami Burger or outside at the Beer Garden bar, as well as table seating. Full details and reservations are available at

Treasure Island

March Madness viewing parties in the ballroom begin March 15 at 7:30 a.m. and continue through March 17. There is no charge for admission. The ballroom features multiple large screen TVs and first come, first served banquet table seating. Cash bar, concessions and satellite betting stations will be available.

Arizona Charlie’s

At both the Boulder and Decatur locations you can place a $20 parlay or $50 straight bet on the Big Dance and receive a free March Mania t-shirt. Must be an ace|PLAY member. Print a voucher at the kiosk and redeem it for a t-shirt at the race and sportsbook.

The D

Earn 100 points on your Club One card on March 17, and receive a free “I got lucky at the D” t-shirt. Players keep their earned points. Offer available while supplies last.


The hotel-casino will host its annual March Mania viewing party March 15-18 in its Event Center that has 18 large screen high-definition televisions, two projectors and a state-of-the-art sound system. Enjoy stadium style food and drinks with comfortable seating options. A satellite betting station will make it convenient to place bets during the games. Admission is $15 for a One-Day Pass or $40 for a Four-Day Pass (plus taxes and fees). Each admission includes a commemorative shirt and one complimentary drink and food item per day. Buy tickets online, at the casino box office, or call 702-386-2507.


On Saturday, March 17, from 3 to 6 p.m., Container Park’s monthly Wine & Beer Tasting Series is going green with Irish pride. A Sham-Rock the Park ticket grants access to bottomless beverage options including Guinness and shamrock-hued PBR drafts. Enjoy the limerick-laden live entertainment of Empire Records, dubbed the “ultimate 90’s experience.”

For a drink with a view, head to the rooftop at Oak & Ivy where lads and lasses over the age of 21 can wet their whistles with $5 Jameson cocktails or head downstairs to the man bar for North Dublin Style Old Fashioned and Irish Buck “mules.”

Treat your taste buds to indulgent Irish fare at Downtown Terrace. For an additional charge the rooftop eatery will serve a menu of Corned Beef Reuben Sandwiches, Green Eggs and Ham, emerald colored Mimosas and 805 drafts. Tickets are on sale now for $15 online or at Container Park’s gates for $20. 

Until next week… good luck and good gaming.