The Avi's new Lagoon Pool, which is large enough to accommodate parties of 800 people, will offer non-guest ages 21 and older free pool parties with a DJ on Sundays from 2 to 9 p.m., June 4 through Aug. 27. Pool food and beverages will be available.
The Lagoon Pool boasts two natural-stone waterfalls, tropical foliage and palm trees.
The new Tiki Bar features appetizers, select menu choices, margaritas and exotic specialty drinks, and in-water lounge chairs.
On May 23, the Regency Casino celebrated its 2nd Anniversary under the ownership of Southern California businessman Chris Crawford. An ongoing promotion in the casino's Tropical Cow Restaurant is a monthly drawing for two complimentary prime rib (12 oz.) dinners. People can enter by dining in the restaurant and filling out a comment card.
Fishing in the Colorado River yields striped bass trout, largemouth bass, crappie and flathead. An easy fishing option is joining a guided tour like Captain Doyle's FunFishing where all the necessary equipment, licenses and stamps are supplied for the day. Doyle is an Arizona- and U.S. Coast Guard-licensed guide. For information, call 866-284-3262.
Golden Nugget's 'Wheels and Fortune Car and Cash Giveaway' drawings are being held every Friday between 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. through June 23. Five winners are selected each Friday and each one receives $500.
On Saturday, June 24, six names will be drawn between 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. for a total of $1,000. Five winners will receive $100 each and one person will get $500. The final drawing for a new Chrysler 300 or a $20,000 cash alternate prize will follow at 9 p.m.
Entries for the drawings where the winners must be present can be earned at the rate of five entries with every 100 points earned on a 24 Karat Club card at slot and video games.Table games players can earn one drawing ticket with every suited blackjack.
The Edgewater offers Texas Hold 'em games in an all-new poker room with four tables. Free poker lesions are daily at 2 p.m. Check out the "Sunday Ultimate Poker Challenge" and promotions like "Aces Cracked Wins A Rack" and "Poker Room Pingo."
The Flamingo has a poker room called "Flush On The River" because it is located in the casino with views of the Riverwalk. This casino offers monthly "$5,000 Free Roll Tournaments," the next on is June 22, and daily "Texas Hold 'em Tournaments." Promotions include "Dinner Hour Aces Cracked" and "Late Night Aces Cracked."
The Riverside has a large poker room and offers "$1,000 Weekly Free Roll Poker Tournaments" and "$5,000 Quarterly Free Roll Poker Tournaments."
The River Palms features "Daily Texas Hold 'em Tournaments" at 10 a.m., "Friday No Limit Texas Hold 'em Tournaments" at 6:30 p.m., and "Sunday No Limit Texas Hold 'em Tournament" at 6:30 p.m. On Saturdays, the "Sit-N-Go Tournaments" begin at noon and continue through the night.
Poker action has been expanded at Harrah's with six tables and higher limit games.
The Colorado Belle also has a large poker room outfitted with multiple screens and offers a mini-buffet daily to players.
More poker rooms exist at the Ramada Express, Rivers Palms, Pioneer and Avi resorts.
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