National Blackjack Day isn’t an official holiday but maybe it should be. Every year on March 2, blackjack players celebrate the occasion by playing their favorite game giving props to the most important blackjack rule – being paid 3:2 for a natural blackjack. This day celebrates more than blackjack.
There’s a reason that it feels as though your money isn’t going as far as it used to in Las Vegas. Simply put, there’s a markup on price bars and restaurants. The more touristy the location the greater the markup.
It’s the only non-sports betting episode of the calendar year, but for some, it’s the most anticipated. If you’re planning a trip to Vegas, let this be your guide.
There are a few weekends every year that stand above the others for sports fans in Las Vegas. Super Bowl weekend in Las Vegas is easily one of the great times for sports fans to visit Sin City. While gambling is legal in states across America, there’s nowhere to enjoy the “Big Game” like Las …
LAS VEGAS – Ahead of the most anticipated professional football game of the year, sports broadcasting icon and VSiN host Brent Musburger will be joined by VSiN senior editor and host, Matt Youmans and legendary bookmakers Chris Andrews, Vinny Magliulo and Jimmy Vaccaro for the second annual “Betting & Beers with Brent.” The sports betting seminar and panel will be held on Saturday, Feb. 1 from 4 – 6 p.m. and broadcast live on VSiN.
The event marks the start of 24-hours of free big-game coverage on VSiN.com and will be free and open to the public. Betting & Beers with Brent will offer guests exclusive insight into the breakdown of lines as well as hundreds of prop bets expected ahead of this year’s Big Game. In addition, VSiN will debut its new beer, Bookmaker Blonde Ale. The event will be held in The Showroom. Attendees can receive a free copy of VSiN’s Big Game Betting Guide, packed with analysis and advice to help better inform their wagering decisions.
For more information on upcoming events, please visit the South Point website. For information on VSiN and the free big game weekend broadcast, please visit VSiN.com.
Some people hate technology. Others, like me, embrace technology. I love new electronic toys inside and outside of a casino. The technology inside of a casino can be hit or miss. Some advancements are great while others are less than spectacular. This mixed response is the case with technologically advanced blackjack games.
Press release: LAS VEGAS – To celebrate the “Big Game” Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020 OYO Hotel & Casino Las Vegas will offer football fans an unforgettable game day experience, complete with delicious all-you-can-eat food and drinks, giveaways and more.
Starting at $119 per person (+ taxes and fees), OYO Hotel & Casino’s Big Game watch parties offer an unparalleled experience. The package includes guaranteed seating at one of the property’s fan-favorite dining outlets, all-you-can-eat buffet, all-you-can-drink domestic draft beer and more. The buffet will feature game day favorites such as all beef hot dogs with traditional condiments, beer braised-brats with sautéed peppers and onions, a build-your-own nacho bar, deli meat sandwiches and of course, Hooters world-famous wings, among other mouthwatering bites. Food will be served from 2 p.m. until the end of regulation time in the game. Beverage upgrades are available for an additional cost, the $35 upgrade includes a selection of craft and imported beer and well liquor and the $55 upgrade includes a selection of craft and imported beer and premium liquor. Tickets are nonrefundable. Throughout the event, fans also have the chance to win raffle prizes. Fans looking to get in on the action, can take advantage of the property’s full-service William Hill Sports Book.
Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020 from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m., the William Hill Sports Book will host a sign-up event for sports fans prior to the “Big Game.” Guests who sign up for the William Hill Nevada mobile sports app and bet a total of $50 during this time frame will receive a $50 mobile sports betting credit and a complimentary beer or margarita at The Underground Lounge. Guests can sign up at the William Hill Sports Book, located adjacent to The Underground Lounge.
The property will be offering guests up to 30 percent off room rates during Big Game weekend. Room rates are + resort fees and taxes. Rooms must be booked before Jan. 29, 2020 and the offer is valid on travel between Jan. 29 – Feb. 5, 2020. Guests can book online or by phone using the code SB2020.
To reserve seating for the Big Game, contact Karen Davis, food and beverage manager, at 702.597.6051 or KDavis@oyolasvegas.com. All ages welcome but guests must be 21 or older to purchase.
OYO Hotel & Casino is located at 115 East Tropicana Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89109, and offers free parking year-round. More information can be found online at www.oyolasvegas.com.
OYO Hotel & Casino is managed by Highgate, a premier hospitality investment and management company whose growing portfolio includes more than 100 properties in gateway cities worldwide.
“We’ve been in Vegas for a whole day and haven’t played a single hand of blackjack” the tourist exclaimed. Trips to Las Vegas get that way as life changes. Vacation priorities and preferences change over the years. So has the game of blackjack. It happens to all of us.
Pai Gow Poker is now my favorite casino game to play on the Vegas Strip. The game is always fun but it’s specifically great on the Vegas Strip. It’s been a long trip for Pai Gow Poker to become one of my favorite casino games. Craps was my favorite casino game for years.
LAS VEGAS (Nov. 22, 2019) — A lucky Paris Las Vegas guest has much to be thankful for this holiday season as they hit the Face Up Pai Gow Poker Progressive Jackpot at its highest amount to date, $2,330,133.44 with a 7-card straight flush in diamonds on the evening of Wednesday, Nov. 21.
The progressive links 48 Pai Gow Progressive tables across Caesars’ 13 properties statewide including the Las Vegas resorts of: Caesars Palace, Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, Harrah’s Las Vegas, Paris Las Vegas, Bally’s Las Vegas, Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, Flamingo Las Vegas, The Cromwell and The LINQ Hotel & Casino. Beyond Las Vegas, find these progressive, linked table games at Harrah’s and Harvey’s Lake Tahoe, Harrah’s Laughlin Casino & Hotel, and Harrah’s Reno. With the largest network of linked tables, this allows for jackpots to grow quickly, reach high dollar amounts and frequent payouts.
Caesars Entertainment has created more than 850 millionaires since 1987; with those player winnings fast approaching the $2 billion mark, the company has announced Millionaire Maker powered by Caesars Rewards, a celebration of these guests’ winnings and a promotion aimed at making even more millionaires.