Football parties, contests still dominate casino promotions

September 20, 2016 3:00 AM


We’ve got more football contests and parties to tell you about this week.

Every Sunday and Monday, Sunset Station invites guests 21 or older to the property’s free football viewing party held inside Club Madrid.

The parties are hosted by sportsbook experts Chuck Esposito, director of race and sportsbook operations for Sunset Station, and Brian Blessing, host of Sportsbook radio, AM 1400 KSHP. During all games there will be specials on food and drinks, including $1.50 Bud and Bud Light, $1.50 hot dogs, $5 bucket of beers, $5 packs of five hot dogs, and a $3 special on a beer, hot dog and chips combo. Other specials include a $4 24-ounce Bud Light draft, $2.50 shots of Jack and Jack Fire, $3 nachos, $2 pizza slices and $6 for 10 chicken wings. There will also be giveaways throughout the season.

Gold Coast

Every Monday in the showroom there will be a free viewing party for football fans. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. and gifts include official jersey prizes and giveaways. Weekly food and beer specials include buckets of 6 beers for $15 and hot dogs are $1.50.

Ellis Island

The casino has a free Passport Pick ‘Em Football Contest. Make weekly football picks from a kiosk for a chance to win a share of $150,000 in season-long total cash and prizes. Monday Night Football Parties feature NFL merchandise giveaways and prizes. Earn drawing entries all week for a chance to win $500 cash.


Guests have a chance to receive official NFL gear during every Thursday, Sunday, and Monday night game plus a free Monday night parlay card for a chance to win up to $1,000. Thirty minutes following the game there are also two drawings – one for a logo jacket and one for $100.

Top Golf

There are more than 300 HDTVs throughout the facility near MGM, including the four massive 28 foot by 50 foot outfield screens and the 14 foot by 48 foot screen in The Yard. Thursday night games will be hosted by 98.5 KLUC’s Chet Buchanan. Fans can expect drink specials, giveaways and themed-food specials, depending on which teams are battling it out that night.

They will also show all the gaming action on Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays, making it a prime spot for game watching. The onsite mobile sportsbook will allow guests to easily bet on games without ever having to leave the four-level golf and entertainment venue. There is no cover charge and food and drink specials will change and be available throughout the season.


Roll like an MVP every Sunday through Oct. 2 inside the renowned International Theater. Guests are invited to watch the NFL action in style. Entry is $5 and all guests receive a free beer. For more information, visit or call 702-732-5111.