Halloween taking over Vegas casino specials
October 25, 2016 3:00 AM
by H. Scot Krause
It’s Halloween week! (No “clowns” please!) The casinos are geared up for some fun parties, costume contests, point promotions and multipliers, and more this week.
Gilley’s Saloon, Dance Hall & Bar-B-Que will host a Halloween party this Saturday. The event will include:
• A $1,000 costume contest with $600 first place, $300 second place and $100 third place prizes.
• No cover charge for anyone in costume.
• Drink specials from 10 p.m. to close Friday, Saturday and Sunday featuring $7 Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Jack Daniel’s, Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey Whiskey, Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Fire Whiskey or El Jimador cocktails or shots.
• Live music from Brian Lynn Jones and the Misfit Cowboys starting at 10 p.m.
Please note that any face masks must be removed when arriving at Gilley’s and if walking through the casino.
New York-New York
On Monday, locals and tourists are invited to Hershey’s Chocolate World Las Vegas for a special trick-or-treating experience. Guests dressed in costume from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. will receive a complimentary snack-size Hershey’s Candy Corn Creme Bar featuring candy corn crème with candy bits.
A rooftop Halloween Party is scheduled for the Citrus Pool this Friday. The venue boasts some of the best views of Las Vegas and the party will be complete with a costume contest, prizes and special shots. Doors open at 8 p.m. and the contest will begin at 10. First place wins $1,000 and second place takes home $500.
Paris Las Vegas
Beer Park has introduced a new specialty brand just in time for Halloween: the Fright Flight, available now through Monday, Oct. 31. It will include four six-ounce pours of spooky, seasonal beers and ales, including 10 Barrel Apocalypse American IPA, Ninkasi Dawn of the Red red pale ale, Four Peaks Kilt Lifter Scottish ale, and Shock Top Twisted Pretzel spiced wheat ale. The Fright Flight will be priced at $15.
Reservations are available by calling 702-444-4500 or by visiting www.beerpark.com.
Members can earn 10x points on penny games, 5x on reel slots and 2x on video poker this coming Monday.
Everyone is an instant winner in the Pumpkin Patch Pick Kiosk Game this Friday and Saturday at The Orleans, Gold Coast, Suncoast and Sam’s Town. Earn five points between 10 a.m. and 10 p.m. each Friday and Saturday, then swipe your B Connected card for the chance to win prizes, including one million points, free slot play, dining offers and more.
Celebrate Halloween at Santa Fe Station, Texas, Boulder, Sunset, Fiesta Rancho, Fiesta Henderson, Red Rock Resort or Green Valley Ranch Resort. Each property is hosting No Tricks, All Treats this Monday. Pick a pumpkin and win up to $500 in points or free slot play. Plus, there will be surprises throughout the day. Earn 10 base points to play; swipe at any kiosk.
Have a “spooktacular” week! Good luck, and good gaming!