| Jan 16, 2014
| 10:06 AM
Mardis Gras Casino has jumped on the beer bandwagon with what it’s calling the 1st annual Homebrew Beer Competition 2-6 p.m. Saturday. A $15 entrance fee gets you a sampling cup and a pretzel necklace. You then get to sample more than 30 beers...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 9:00 PM
When it comes to job interviews, some card rooms try out poker dealers the way Broadway auditions singers: You perform well, or you go home.
So even though Millicent Berman has dealt at several South Florida poker rooms, she says there was nothing...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:57 PM
The next motion-chair slot machine, the Amazing Spider-Man, is hitting South Florida casinos, including at Mardi Gras Casino in Hallandale Beach and Seminole Coconut Creek Casino.
Aladdin, the first slot to give players what manufacturer WMS called...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 2:42 PM
GREY2K USA and the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals held a press conference Thursday, reporting that 74 racing greyhounds died in Florida between May 31 and Dec. 31.
The report, titled “The Final Lap,” summarizes...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 9:16 AM
Dania Casino and Jai-Alai (301 E. Dania Beach Blvd., 954-927-2841, DaniaCasino.com) offers Scratch, Match and Win from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Players receive a scratch card for every 200 points they earn. If they scratch off six stacks of bills in...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 11:03 AM
The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino (1 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 866-502-7529, SeminoleHardRockHollywood.com) is giving away $100 in free play every two minutes from 3 to 9 p.m. Mondays in March. To be eligible, guests must be actively playing slots...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 10:19 AM
By the time Fabulons drummer Richie Benjamin strikes the first downbeat, the dance floor at Mardi Gras Casino is full. And it stays packed throughout the night.
While the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino has the 5,300-seat Hard Rock Live, and even...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Isle Casino and Racing (1800 SW Third St., Pompano Beach, 954-972-2000, TheIslePompanoPark.com) will wrap up its February promotion Sunday with the giveaway of a Ford Expedition. Five guests will win $250 in free play every hour from 5 to 8 p.m. Then,...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 10:20 AM
You know, not every casino cares about its very elderly guests. They usually don't drop much coin and they don't feed into the marketing storyline of a venue being a hopping, happening place.
Then there's Mardi Gras Casino in Hallandale Beach. Sunday,...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 12:24 PM
Mardi Gras Casino likes to go big on Fat Tuesday, and the second annual Mardi Gras Mania drew quite a crowd.
That included stilt walkers, jugglers, magicians, mimes, and, of course, showgirls roaming the casino floor. Live entertainment inside as well...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino promotions for March, sent by their staff and lightly edited by me:
Win $100 in Free Play Every 2 Minutes: Mondays, March 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31 from 3 p.m. - 9 p.m. Win $100 in free play every 2 minutes. One player...