Holiday specials aplenty at Vegas casinos
December 20, 2016 3:00 AM
by H. Scot Krause
The holiday week is here and there are plenty of specials and ways to celebrate all over town.
There is a PAYLE$$ With Your Points promotion, offering Club Card holders a 50 percent discount on all purchases made when paying with club points now through Saturday. It is valid in all hotel and casino bars, restaurants, gift shops, liquor stores, bingo games, Costa del Sur Spa and Salon, South Point Showroom, movie theatre, bowling arena and while purchasing tickets to all New Year’s Eve events.
Guests can enjoy extra special Christmas Eve and Christmas Day menus this year, available at properties on Dec. 24 and 25. Hanukkah menus are available at all property buffets starting Dec. 24 dinner through Jan. 1 dinner.
Buffet prices are $11.99 at Fiesta Rancho and Fiesta Henderson; $12.99 at Boulder, Texas, Sunset, and Santa Fe Station; and $19.99 at Red Rock Resort, Palms and Green Valley Ranch Resort.
Menus include prime rib, roasted vegetables, mussels Rockefeller, candied sweet potato, herb crusted leg of lamb, apple sage stuffing and half-shell oysters. Hours vary by hotel property.
The Hanukkah menu available at all buffets features brisket, roasted chicken, potato latkes, matzo ball soup, potato and apple kugel, tzimmes, honey and ginger salmon, roasted beets with carrots, and jelly donuts.
Plans are set for a Holiday Spectacular Light and Sound Show and everyone’s holiday food favorites. Underwater Santa is back with his helpers inside the Aquarium. Guests can also take pictures by the 34-foot tall majestic mountain pine tree decked out in over 750 ornaments and hundreds of LED lights standing in the new event area outside the main entrance of the casino.
The two gas fire pits are designed for groups to sit around and enjoy the dancing water feature that has eight different jet show sequences from 9 a.m. to 2 a.m. daily.
Enjoy three different choices for Christmas dining on Dec. 25 at Twin Creeks Steakhouse, Sundance Grill or Seasons Buffet. Seasons Buffet will open Christmas Day from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
This Thursday earn 25 points between 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. and play Pick a Snowman at any kiosk. Prizes include cash, up to 1,000,000 points, gift cards, slot dollars and more.
Local Code club members can enjoy 50 percent off at Katsuya, Cleo, Umami Burger, 800 Degrees, and Northside Café and Chinese Kitchen. This fantastic offer is available through this Friday.
Merry Christmas and Happy Hanukkah to all… and to all a goodnight!