Vegas Values Report 8/23/20 – The Best Las Vegas Casino Promotions!

Vegas Values - The Best Deals in Las Vegas!

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Here’s what we found this week!

Silverton: New Silverton Rewards Club Members Program. All new Silverton Rewards Club members will receive a half-off dining offer and a free gift when signing up for the Rewards Club and will begin participating in the new sign-up program. All new Silverton Rewards Club members will receive up to $200 in free slot play based on the points earned on their first visit. See Silverton Rewards Club for complete rules and details.

2020 American Casino Guide “coupons only” edition: PRICE REDUCTION! Only $10.95 – $8.95! This smaller edition of the American Casino Guide features only the coupon section. All of the casino information, as well as the gambling stories, are not in this 128-page book – it’s JUST the coupons – and at a lower price! Click to see a list of all 2020 American Casino Guide coupons. And, click here to order the “coupon only” edition of the 2020 American Casino Guide PRICE REDUCTION! Only $19.95 – $12.49! Don’t forget that either edition of the Guide is great to use with our FREE app for iPhones/iPads and Android phones/tablets. Install it on your mobile device and you can instantly get details on all U.S. casinos! Look below for more details on the FREE app. Please note that due to the COVID-19 crisis there have been ongoing changes to the coupons offered in the book. To see the current changes, go to: https://www.americancasinoguidebook.com/changes.html

New YouTube Video: Five Blackjack Betting Strategies to Avoid! Steve and Matt Bourie, from the American Casino Guide book, interview Colin Jones, from blackjackapprenticeship.com to discuss five blackjack betting strategies to avoid. Colin formerly ran a professional blackjack team that earned more than $3 million and was the subject of the documentary movie, “Holy Rollers: the true story of card counting Christians.” The strategies covered include: stopping after making a profit each day; progressive betting; never busting; playing like the dealer; and “following your heart” card counting. To watch, go to https://www.youtube.com/americancasinoguide On that page you can also access more than 150 other video podcasts with various gambling experts and personalities.

Topgolf Las Vegas (at MGM Grand): For a limited time, those who missed a big birthday celebration due to quarantine can enjoy free Injectable Donut Holes during their visit. To qualify for the #QuarantineBirthdayClub, simply show your ID that confirms your birthday took place between March 17-June 17, the time Topgolf Las Vegas was closed due to the quarantine, and receive your complimentary dessert. Not celebrating a birthday, but still want in on Topgolf action? Locals receive a 25 percent discount off gameplay daily with local ID. Guests can make a reservation online at www.topgolf.com/lasvegas. #QuarantineBirthdayClub runs Monday, Aug. 17 through Thursday, Sept. 17. Open at 10 a.m. daily.

Station Casinos: Reopened their poker rooms at Red Rock Resort, Boulder Station, and Sante Fe Station in early August. The rooms are open 24/7 and have plexiglass barriers between players. They can host up to 8 players per table. Face masks are mandatory for players and staff. Boulder Station has 10 tables, Sante Fe 14, and Red Rock 20.

FREE No Deposit Online Casino Bonuses!: Like to play at online casinos? The American Casino Guide has more than 15 exclusive offers that give you FREE casino cash when you open a new account! No credit card information is required and there is no need to deposit any money. To see those offers, go to: https://www.americancasinobonuses.com

D Las Vegas: Help save Sigma Derby, the oldest and only mechanical horse racing game left in Las Vegas. The game requires quarters to play and with the coin shortage happening there are limited quarters available. Anyone bringing in a pound of quarters will be redeemed at equal value and receive a FREE Sigma Derby Hat. Bring in three pounds and receive a FREE hat and T-Shirt.

South Point: Big Sur Oyster Bar inside South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa is now open from noon – midnight daily. The fan favorite has debuted a new menu with updated pricing and an expanded seating area. The property is adhering to all social distancing guidelines. “We are so excited to finally re-open Big Sur Oyster Bar,” said Michael Kennedy, Director of Food Operations at South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa, “Welcoming guests safely is our top priority and guests will enjoy the additional seating options and our chefs have some amazing new dishes planned that guests are sure to enjoy.” Guests will enjoy Big Sur’s expansive menu of fresh and top-quality seafood. New items include the tropical crab cocktail ($19), tempura shrimp served with Asian plum dipping sauce ($19), Big Sur lump crab cake ($28), honey lemon glazed salmon ($21) and more. Oysters of the day are served by the half dozen or dozen and offered at market price. Favorites such as oysters Rockefeller ($17), New England-style lobster roll ($24), pan roasts ($27), fish and chips ($25) are still available. Prices on the all day menu have been reduced. Now available daily from noon – 4 p.m. is the exclusive items and prices during the “What the Shuck” happy hour. In addition to half priced raw oysters and clams, diners can also indulge in the Big Sur carbonara ($8.95), pacific coast shrimp rice bowl ($9.95), cajun pasta ($9.95), grilled branzino ($10.95), fish tacos ($11.95) or a salmon burger ($12.95). 

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Tropicana: The re-opening date has been pushed back to September 17. 

Virgin Hotel (formerly the Hard Rock): Originally scheduled to open in late fall 2020 may be pushed back due to the pandemic but the construction is on schedule to be completed this fall.

Discounted Video Poker Software– One of the best ways to improve your playing skills is to use video poker software. By practicing with software you will easily be able to identify the best-paying machines in any casino, plus you will be able to practice playing those games so you can play at a near-perfect level. Additionally, some programs will allow you to print out strategy cards which you can take with you into the casino. The American Casino Guide website has set up a page to offer discounted prices on the two most popular video poker software programs: Video Poker for Winners!and Winpoker. For more information, just click on the name of each individual software program, or go to our discount video poker software page.

Ongoing August Las Vegas Casino Deals

Two New YouTube Videos!:  Secrets to Getting More Casino Comps –  Parts one and two! This is a two-part video where Steve and Matt Bourie, from the American Casino Guide, explain how the casino comp system works and how to exploit it to get more comps without risking any extra money. In part one they explain how the comp system works; how casinos determine your value to them as a player; how much they are willing to return to you in comps; and the major differences between earning comps as a gaming machine player and as a table game player. Later, in part two, they provide five examples of ways to get extra comps without needing to bet extra money!

To watch, go to https://www.youtube.com/americancasinoguide On that page you can also access more than 150 other video podcasts with various gambling experts and personalities.

Silverton: Earn & Win Rice Cooker, August 10 – 29. Rewards Club members who earn 1,500 points on each participating date (Monday – Thursday) may redeem those points for a rice cooker. Players may swipe their Silverton Rewards card at any kiosk to redeem a voucher, limit one per person per promotion period.

Rampart Casino: Mondays in August liquor giveaway! On August 24 they give away rum. And, on August 31 they will give away whiskey. Players must earn 1,000 base points between 3am and 7pm each on August 24 & 31 to receive a free gift or $10 average bet or equivalent per hour in table games for one (1) gift. Invited guests must earn 300 base points for an additional bottle. Limit 2 earned gifts per week. Patrons must swipe at the kiosks throughout the floor to receive their voucher. They must take the voucher to the promo pick up area in the Casino Valet area to receive their gift.

Silver Sevens: During August, hit a video poker royal flush with a maximum bet on select 25¢ machines and take home the “$1,077 Royal Winners Jackpot.”

Jerry’s Nugget: August Hot Seat Free Play Giveaway. Hot Seat Free Play Giveaway Sundays, Wednesdays and Saturdays in August. Guests playing with a MoreClub card on any slot, video poker, or video keno device can qualify for a Hot Seat $10 free slot play reward. 40 winners are randomly selected each promo day from 12 midnight to 11:59 p.m. There is no limit to the amount of times a player may win during the Hot Seat Free Play Giveaway.

Boyd Gaming: Sapphire, Emerald, Onyx and Titanium B Connected members can earn unlimited points with point multipliers on Sundays in August. B Connected members can earn 11x points on reels and video poker at Aliante, Gold Coast, Suncoast, Sam’s Town, Cannery, Fremont and California. See B Connected for complete details.

Tuscany: Fridays- $10,000 Hot Seat, 12pm-8pm, Aug 28. 25 total winners. Each winner receive $100 free slot play.

El Cortez: Club Cortez players can now play the new Prize Is Right! game at the kiosk. Just earn 300 slot base points in a day and swipe for your chance to win up to $100 in free slot play.

Sahara Las Vegas: A Gift to Teachers and School Staff with NO Resort Fees for travel through December 29, 2020. •NO resort fees – waived as Teachers and School Staff complete the booking process. •Flexible cancellation – cancel or change hotel bookings up to 24 hours prior to your check-in date without incurring penalty fees. •Hundreds of dollars in savings for unique experiences at Sahara with a virtual funbook that includes half-off cabanas and daybeds, free Starbucks coffee, and more.

Silverton: The Fab Fifty 50+ Senior Mondays promotion has new ways for seniors to take advantage of the many rewards for being a Silverton Rewards Club member. All Gold, Platinum, and Diamond members age 50 and up receive 50% off one entrée at Sundance Grill or Wuhu Noodle, or one Rewards Club members may receive up to $100 free slot play in the weekly swipe n’ win game on the kiosk.**Guests must swipe at the Redemption Kiosk to receive the 50% off coupon to present to the server or cashier. Silver members may earn 25 points to participate in dining offer print voucher at the kiosk after points are earned. See Silverton Rewards Club for complete rules and details.

Rampart Casino: Earn and Eat Wednesdays in August. Earn and redeem 1,500 same day base points and receive a $50 coupon to Hawthorn or Jade Asian Kitchen or, play two hours @ $25 average or equivalent in tables. Earn and redeem 1,000 same day base points and receive a $25 coupon to Earl Grey Café or Clubhouse Deli or, play two hours @ $15 average or equivalent in tables. Vouchers expire within 14 days. Coupons may be used toward any menu item in all outlets.

Boyd Gaming: B Connected players who earn 20 Tier Credits on Thursdays in August will receive a FREE gift during the August Gift Giveaways promotion. The promotion is available at Aliante, The Orleans, Gold Coast, Suncoast, Sam’s Town, Cannery, Fremont and California. The gift giveaway items include an Amy Miller tote bag, a set of two wine tumblers and a bottle of Hampton Water Wine, while supplies last. Gifts can be redeemed at participating properties between 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. on Thursdays in August. Eligible Onyx and Titanium members can enjoy early gift pick-up beginning at 9 a.m. on Thursdays in August. See B Connected for complete details. Guests will also have a chance to win a Hampton Water Wine bottle signed by Jon Bon Jovi on Thursday, Aug. 20 after 8 p.m. at Aliante, The Orleans, Gold Coast, Suncoast, Sam’s Town or Cannery. A total of 10 lucky winners will be drawn to receive the signed bottle. 

El Cortez: Weekly Drawings in August: Thursday & Friday At 7pm And Saturdays At 8pm. 1- $500 Winner, 5- $200 Winners, 10- $100 Winners. Earn entries thru casino play. See details at club booth. 

The D Las Vegas/Circa: Continuing their commitment to new technologies, Derek Stevens’ family of casinos are expanding their rollout of Automated Cashless System’s PlayOn Cashless Table Game Solution to Circa Resort & Casino (Circa). Already available at the D Las Vegas, Circa’s tables will be outfitted with PlayOn to allow its guests to safely and conveniently access funds at the table game when it opens this Fall in Downtown Las Vegas. PlayOn is a cashless payments solution that allows players to purchase casino chips using their debit card. PlayOn eliminates the inconvenience of having to leave the game in order to use an ATM machine or search out a cashier cage.

Casablanca/Virgin River (Mesquite, NV): Thursdays, 2x Slot Points. Fridays, Saturdays And Sundays: $100 cash winner every 20 minutes. One $100 cash winner every 20 minutes 3pm–9pm.

South Point: During August, earn $25 in points and redeem them for a $50 WalMart Gift Card. You can earn up to 10 cards.

Arizona Charlie’s (Both): As of August 1, they are lengthening the 6-month earning period for tier status for local guests to one year, giving locals twice as long to achieve their tier status and twice as long to enjoy the benefits of their qualified tier. The mystery multiplier program will be replaced with more frequent point multiplier promotions. In addition, they are discontinuing the dividend program. Any dividends that were earned through July will be honored and available through the end of this year.

Sahara: $25,000 August Tailgate Drawings for your chance to win a share of $25,000 in Free Slot Play or Play-Til-You-Lose Promotional Chips. Four winners will be selected every Saturday at 3 p.m., 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Any unclaimed prizes will go into an 8 p.m. Bonus Drawing.

Planet Hollywood: PBR Rock Bar & Grill is now open Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. – 1 a.m.; Friday through Sunday from 10 a.m. – 3 a.m. Located in the Miracle Mile Shops, guests can head to PBR Rock Bar & Grill Monday through Thursday for a variety of drink specials including 2-for-1 cocktails and half off drafts. With more than 80 high-definition televisions, four full-service bars and an expansive Strip-side patio, PBR Rock Bar & Grill is the premiere destination for fans to cheer on their favorite football teams throughout the season.

Downtown Grand: Tournament Tuesdays – Every Tuesday in August •Open to all Grand Rewards Card members •Guests can win up to $500 Free Slot Play for winning the weekly tournament •Participate when earning 50 same-day base points. Plus get the chance to improve your score with every additional 50 points earned (up to 10 retries) •Veterans and seniors age 50+ get one free entry •Prizes awarded Wednesday morning.

Station Casinos: Gift Days every Friday In August, 10 AM – 8 PM. Choose Your Casino For Your Gift: Red Rock, Green Valley Ranch, Palace, Boulder, Sunset Or Santa Fe. Free for invited guests or just earn 300 same-day base points – you keep the points.

  • August 28 – Bamboo Canister Set – Available At Red Rock, Green Valley Ranch, Palace or Santa Fe. Or, Revel Stoke Whiskey & Flask 750ml available at Boulder or Sunset

Tuscany: Wednesdays- Play And Pour, August 26, 10am-8pm. Earn 250 slot points for a bottle of White or Rosé Beringer Sangria 1.5 Liter bottle.

LINQ: High Roller Observation Wheel: This season, locals can enjoy views of the Las Vegas Strip 550 feet in the air aboard High Roller for 50 percent off. Visit ticketmaster.com and use code “HRLOCAL” at checkout to receive discounted pricing. Must show proof of Nevada ID, not valid on Happy Half Hour tickets.

Tuscany: August Sundays – Earn Free Slot Play, 10am to 8pm. Free Slot Play ranges from $10-$125. Redeem one (1) prize amount based on points earned that day. Must activate at kiosk.

Circa Resort & Casino: Opening October 28, 2020, Circa Resort & Casino will deliver an all-new integrated resort concept to the heart of Downtown Las Vegas at the historic 18 Fremont Street site. Inspired by the city’s irresistible energy and timeless allure, Circa is building a new legacy that turns up the good times to eleven and burns bright with the original spirit of Vegas. Combining the best of Las Vegas service in a modern, state-of-the-art setting, Circa is designed for guests to live large in the now, make the most of life’s fleeting moments and create new memories through an exhilarating, multi-sensory experience. The 1.25-million-square-foot resort and casino will have innovative entertainment and gaming, and unparalleled personalized offerings inspired by old-school Las Vegas hospitality. Circa will present eclectic dining options including premium steaks and seafood at Barry’s Downtown Prime from Chef Barry S. Dakake, Pan-Asian fare at 8 East from Chef Dan Coughlin, classic delicatessen cuisine at Saginaw’s Delicatessen from restaurateur Paul Saginaw, authentic Carolina barbecue at Project BBQ, and all-star menus at Victory Burger & Wings Co. from the founding family of American Coney Island. Visit circalasvegas.com or follow on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram at @circalasvegas to stay up to date with more developments. To learn more, visit: circalasvegas.com

Cosmopolitan: Dive In Movies at Boulevard Pool, Monday evenings thru Sept. 7 at 7 p.m. Dive In Movies at Boulevard Pool returns this summer. Guests of all ages can revel in the spectacle as Boulevard Pool’s 65-foot digital marquee screens their favorite blockbuster films from high above The Strip. With unobstructed views of both the marquee screen and the Las Vegas skyline, guests can enjoy a curated food and beverage menu along with daybed and lounge seating available for booking. Reservations are encouraged. Non-hotel guests can make reservations and purchase tickets here. Tickets start at $7.
• August 24 Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
• August 31 Baywatch
• September 7 Avengers: Endgame

South Point: Garden Buffet is open and staff served. They offer a wide array of selections including 6 live cooking stations, Asian, Mexican, Italian, Barbecue, Chinese and Seafood dishes, or customize your own creation at the Mongolian Grill. For hours and prices, visit: https://southpointcasino.com/dining/garden-buffet

Plaza: Guests can win $100 in Free Slot Play. 25 winners every Saturday in August. Hot Seat drawings occur throughout the day, from noon to 9 p.m., every Saturday. The random drawings select a total of 25 players who are actively playing a slot machine on the Plaza’s casino floor to win $100 in free slot play. Each winner must be a Plaza Rewards Player’s Club member and can only win once per day.

Boyd Gaming: All guests 50 years of age and over can celebrate Young at Heart Day every Tuesday from 7 a.m. – 11:59 p.m. at Aliante, The Orleans, Gold Coast, Suncoast, Sam’s Town and Cannery. Young at Heart Day participants can enjoy the following free offers starting at 7 a.m. each Tuesday by swiping at a promotion kiosk: One free bingo blue pack valid on the day the voucher is printed at Gold Coast, Suncoast and Sam’s Town only. Sapphire, Emerald, Onyx and Titanium B Connected members can earn 11x point multipliers on reels and video poker on Tuesdays from 7 a.m. – 11:59 p.m. at Aliante, The Orleans, Gold Coast, Suncoast, Sam’s Town and Cannery. Valid Through Tuesday, December 29, 2020.

LINQ: High Roller: Through August 31, high school and college graduates from the Class of 2020 can ride High Roller, the world’s tallest observation wheel, at discounted prices and also enjoy select specials at The LINQ Promenade. The High Roller’s Class of 2020 special includes two regular tickets for $20 with proof of a valid student ID.

Sahara: Specials for locals to enjoy all summer long. The limited-time offer, available for reservations until Thursday, September 3, includes no resort fee, 10 percent off rooms and suites, 24-hour flexible cancellation and more. Parking is always complimentary at SAHARA Las Vegas. Locals who stay at Sahara Las Vegas can also enjoy 50 percent off food and beverage minimums from poolside cabanas, 50 percent off day bed rentals, buy-one-get-one draft beers and specialty cocktails at Casbar Lounge, complimentary Grande drip coffee at Starbucks and exclusive gaming specials for new and existing Club 52 members through access to a virtual fun book. Book today at saharalasvegas.com/locals Locals must show valid, government-issued Nevada photo identification at hotel check-in.

Binion’s & Four Queens: Thru August 31: Earn up to 4,000 points and receive up to $400 in free slot play. ($10 for every 100 points.)

Wynn Las Vegas: Through August 31, Red Card members can earn a complimentary brunch or dinner at The Buffet.*Earn 150 slot points** on reel machines and enjoy one complimentary brunch buffet. Earn 300 slot points** and receive one complimentary dinner buffet. *Complimentary meals at The Buffet are based on availability and subject to blackout dates. Advanced reservations are required. Please see Red Card desk at Wynn or Encore Las Vegas for more information. Limit one brunch and one dinner per participant. **Points must be earned within a 24-hour time period during the earning period (July 2 – August 31, 2020).

M Resort: No Resort Fee Summer promotion through Labor Day, September 7, M Resort will waive daily resort fees on all reservations as part of the summer 2020 promotion. Guests can book and take advantage of summer rates starting as low as $75 per night. Reservations can be made by visiting www.themresort.com or by calling 877-673-7678.

To get an update on the current status of all American Casino Guide book coupons,
please visit the following page – https://www.americancasinoguidebook.com/changes.html