Archive for June, 2015

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SlotZilla Hosts Charity Event to Benefit Three Square Food Bank

June 29, 2015

On July 16, we’ll host another SlotZilla Charity Challenge, this time to benefit Three Square Food Bank. All SlotZilla ticket sales, from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on July 16, 2015, will be donated to the nonprofit. The event will feature a 1:00 p.m. media event with Three Square reps and local celebrities on-site for… Read More

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How Much Money Can a Bucket of Nickels Hold in a Casino?

June 22, 2015

Today’s blog post is proof positive no trivia is too trivial when it comes to Las Vegas casinos! Several downtown Las Vegas casinos still have slot machines and take and pay out coins (as opposed to TITO, or “ticket-in, ticket-out”). While playing at The D Las Vegas, we noted a cup filled to the brim… Read More

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Downtown Embraces Las Vegas Restaurant Week With Tempting Values for Charity

June 19, 2015

Las Vegas Restaurant Week is a “celebration of dining out for a cause,” and several downtown restaurants are offering exceptional values to benefit a nonprofit, Three Square Food Bank. Participating restaurants across the city have put together special prix fixe (fancy for “fixed price”) menus, with a portion of sales going to Three Square Food… Read More

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A Refreshing Twist on a Casino Classic: Double Ball Roulette at Binion’s

June 11, 2015

Roulette is one of the most glamorous (and easy-to-learn) table games in any casino. Now, guests at Binion’s casino in downtown Las Vegas can try a fun new twist on the classic game, Double Ball Roulette. Double Ball Roulette, as the name implies, doubles up on the entertainment value with two balls in play on… Read More

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Five Places to Satisfy Your Doughnut Cravings in Downtown Las Vegas

June 4, 2015

Sometimes, cravings just hit you. Often, those cravings involve pastries, specifically doughnuts. Given that National Doughnut Day (or National Donut Day, if you prefer your spelling more free-wheeling) is the first Friday of June each year, we thought it high time to assess our doughnut options in and around Fremont Street Experience. Here’s what we… Read More

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SlotZilla Ticket Sales Result in $14,460 Donation to Susan G. Komen of Southern Nevada

June 3, 2015

In honor of the 20th Annual Race for the Cure, Fremont Street Experience partnered with Susan G. Komen of Southern Nevada for a SlotZilla Charity Challenge on May 2, 2015. All money generated from SlotZilla ticket sales that day (from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.), totaling $14,460, was donated to the non-profit. Find out more… Read More

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Downtown Discovery: Winston Churchill’s Snooker Table at Main Street Casino

June 2, 2015

There are so many things to discover in downtown Las Vegas, including a few that surprise even the most ardent Vegas fans. Here’s a hidden gem you won’t want to miss at Main Street Hotel & Casino, near Fremont Street Experience: It’s the snooker table of none other than Winston Churchill. No, we’re not making… Read More