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April Calendar of Events

April 2006

 

APRIL 14, 15, 16STATE TAX PROMOTION

Hollywood Casino will pay the Mississippi State Tax on any taxable slot jackpot* on April 14, 15 and 16. This promotion is valid from 6:00am Friday, April 14th through 6:00am Monday, April 17th. Offer excludes multi casino progressive Jackpots.

*Hollywood Casino players that win any taxable slot jackpot will receive a cash bonus equaling the Mississippi State tax on their jackpot.

 

APRIL 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 - $7,000 SUNDAY DRAWINGS

Hollywood presents $7,000 Sunday Drawings for April with drawing times of 6pm, 7pm, 8pm and 9pm each receive  Sunday. Current Players Card members may swipe their card at one of the conveniently located kiosks to receive one free entry each day. Slot Players receive one electronic drawing entry for every seven points earned on slot play. Table Players earn one electronic drawing entry for a $10 average bet for one hour of rated play. Poker players earn one electronic drawing entry for three hours of rated play. One additional bonus entry will be awarded through table play if a rated player is dealt a Blackjack. If the dealer is dealt a Blackjack – all rated players at that table receive a bonus entry. Earn entries every day and double entries on Sunday! All new Players Card members will receive an initial five free entries upon completion of a Players Card application. Membership is free and Players Cards are available at Club Hollywood with a valid I.D.

 

APRIL 7, 14, 21, 28- $5,000 FRIDAYS

Hollywood Casino is the place to be with $5,000 Fridays each Friday in April – April 7, 14, 21, and 28.There are five drawing times each Friday - 7pm, 8pm, 9pm, 10pm and 11pm. Current Players Card members may swipe their card at one of the conveniently located kiosks to receive one free entry each day. Players Card members receive one free entry daily. Plus, slot players will receive one entry into the $5,000 Fridays drawing for 7 points earned in slot play.  Table players earn one entry for a $10 average bet for one hour of rated table play and poker players earn one entry for three hours of rated play.  One additional bonus entry will be awarded through table play if a rated player is dealt a Blackjack. If the dealer is dealt a Blackjack – all rated players at that table receive a bonus entry. Entries are earned daily with double entries earned on Fridays! All new Players Card members will receive five free entries when they sign up for a Players Card. Players Cards are free and available at Club Hollywood with proper identification. There are 25 lucky winners each Friday with five names drawn each drawing time. Winners will select a square to reveal the prize. Participants can choose to receive their prize in Free SlotPlay or Match Play ---including two $1,000 winners guaranteed.

 

April 29 – Blazing $10,000 OPEN SLOT TOURNAMENT

On Saturday, April 29, Hollywood Casino will host a $10,000 Open Slot Tournament. 100 guests will have a chance to win $10,000 in cash prizes. Cash prizes will be paid to the top 50 scores with the top prize $2,500 and 50th place paying $100….that’s a 1-n-2 chance of winning and a 50% chance of getting your $100 buy-in money back! You can’t beat those odds. Registration will be held from 11am to 1pm in the Safari Lounge. The first round begins at 1pm and the Awards Ceremony will be held at 5pm in the Safari Lounge. There is a $100 buy-in to participate in this tournament. Guests should call 1-800-871-0711 in advance to book their spot with a credit card. Spots are limited to 100 participants.

 

APRIL 18– $5,000 BLACKJACK KWIK KASH TOURNAMENT

Blackjack players can play their best hand and win their share of $5,000 on Tuesday, April 18 in Hollywood’s newest and hottest tournament.  The top six players in the final round win with 1st place receiving $2,500!  Players who have five hours of rated table play at a $20 average bet in a single day or who earn 100 slot points in a single day or are eligible to enter. Tournament spots are limited. Call or stop by Club Hollywood to reserve your spot.

 

KWIK KASH SLOT TOURNAMENTS

Hollywood guests who earn 100 points in one day while playing with their Hollywood Screen Test or Marquee card qualify to play in one of the Kwik Kash Slot Tournaments. Qualifying guests need to pick a date and reserve their spot.  Kwik Kash Tournaments are held on Monday nights with $5,000 in cash prizes awarded at each tournament.  As an added bonus, 5 Wild Card drawings will be held at the Awards Ceremony. The Kwik Kash dates for April are April 10 and April 24.  Spots are limited.

 

AUTHENTIC ITALIAN AMORE BUFFET – WEDNESDAYS

The Epic Buffet now features homemade Italian specialties Wednesdays for only $16.95 per person. With everything Italian from salads and entrees to sides and desserts, Italian food lovers will fall in “amore” with classic dishes such as Salad Nicoise, Lasagne, Spaghetti & Meatballs, Chicken Cacciatore, Osso Buco, Italian Sausage and Peppers, Gnocchi, Foccocia bread, Amaretto Cannoli, Tiramisu and more! Plus, enjoy the authentic Italian atmosphere with a strolling musician and complimentary wine.

 

EPIC BUFFET SPECIALS

The Epic Buffet offers Steak & Alaskan King Crab legs on Tuesday & Thursday nights for $17.95 per person from 4pm – 10pm. On Friday nights, enjoy the Seafood Buffet featuring whole lobster for $19.50 per person from 4pm to 1am.

 

NEW, HOT SLOTS!

Hollywood Casino offers a variety of some of the newest and most exciting slots in the market!

 

Video Slots - Now on the floor:

IGT: Cave Man Keno, Power Keno, Spot Keno, Cleopatra Keno, Multi-Card Keno, and Super S Race

Williams: Kaboom, All That Glitters cascading reel machines

Bally:  Captain Jackpot, Luau Party, Money Garden, Three Musketeers

Aristocrat: Magic Mermaid, Sun and Moon, Magic Eyes, Jeff Foxworthy, Mr. Cashman, Betting Zoo, Jewel of the Enchantress, Jailbird, and 6 Cash Express

Konami: Barkin Bucks, Cash Inferno, Days Off and Wild Magic

 

Video Poker – Now on the floor:

IGT: Super Times Pay Video Poker

 

Reel Games – Now on the floor:

  • Ten (10) additional 5-Reel 9-Line $.01 Progressive machines
  •  Ten (10) 5-Reel 9-Line $.05 Progressive machines.
  • Hot Dog and Popcorn machines
  • TITO Pay $.50 Progressive machines
  • 10 Additional Video Poker $1.00 and $5.00 machines
  • Multi-Denomination Reel Touch machines featuring Bucks Ahoy, Tabasco, Lucky Larry’s Lobstermania
  • Triple Stars Power Slotto
  • Triple Stars and Triple Lucky 7 – 5 reel 9 line $.01 Progressive reel machines
  • $5 Triple Red Hot 7’s
  • $5 DBL 3x4x5 Pay
  • $5 Haywire
  • $5 Bally Quick Hits Progressives
  • $5 Triple Gold Bars
  • $1 Triple Gold Bars
  • 98% TITO Pay $5 machines
  • TITO Pay Progressive Blazing 7’s $1.00, $.25 and $.05
  • 10 additional $1 Stand Alone Progressives
  • $100 & $25 TITO Pay machines
  • $0.25 Monte Carlo machines

 

COMING SOON!!!

 

Video Slots:

Aristocrat: MORE Mr. Cashman, $.01 video machines, Millioniser

Atronics:  Angels and Devils, Gypsy Fortune, Treasures of Venice and Blastin Barrels

Konami:  Solstice Gold, Floppy Shoes, Scar Fish, Hawaiian Dreams and Cash Crossing

Williams: Keeping Up with the Jones, Mardi Gras Madness, Pick Your Fourtune, Cheesecaper and Cool Cat Cash

 

Reel Machines:

Bally: $1 Progressive machines – Super Scatter Blazing 7’s, Bonus Frenzy Fire Ball Frenzy, Mystic Lamp, Winning Times 2 x 3 x 5.

 

WEEKLY POKER ROOM TOURNAMENTS

***New Poker information in blue!

 

·         Pocket Aces Never Lose When Hollywood Poker players lose with pocket aces in ay Texas Hold-Em game between the hours of 10am and 5pm on Wednesdays, they receive $50 in chips. Requirements are: $20 in the pot, last bet must be called, a minimum of four players at the table and games with a reduced rake do not qualify.

 

·         No Limit Hold-Em Tournament The Hollywood Poker Room now offers No Limit Hold-Em Tournament on Thursdays at 1pm. All players start with 2,000 in tournament chips. Blinds start at $25 and $50 and increase every 15 minutes. Prize money split as follows: 1st – 30%, 2nd – 25%, 3rd – 20%, 4th – 15%, and 5th – 10%. The cost is 40/15.

 

·         Monday Lucky Seat Drawing The Hollywood Poker Room will draw a table and seat number every hour  from 10am to 6pm and award $50 to the lucky seat.

 

 

·         Sit & Go No-Limit Hold-Em (Now Everyday!!!) Hollywood Casino Poker Room now offers a single table Sit & Go No-Limit Hold-Em Tournament everyday from 10am to 11pm. Registration begins at 8am.  When one tournament ends the next begins with ten registered players. There is a maximum of two tournament tables open at a time.

Players may choose from two tournament sign-up options. For a $100 Buy-in and a $15 Entry Fee, cash prizes will be paid as follows:  1st Place - $500, 2nd Place - $300, and 3rd Place - $200. For a $50 Buy-in and a $15 Entry Fee, cash prizes will be paid as follows:  1st Place - $250, 2nd Place - $150 and 3rd Place - $100. $5 of each entry fee will be held out for the dealers. All players will start with $1,000 in tournament chips. Blinds will start at $10 and $15 and will increase every ten minutes.

 

·         High Hand Friday Hollywood Casino Poker Room now offers High Hand Friday. The player who makes the “High Hand” of the hour will receive $50 cash. Poker players begin qualifying each Friday at 10am. Qualifying will start over every hour through 7pm.  To win the “High Hand” of the hour, the player must use one card from his hand. There is no minimum hand required to win. The pot must be at least $20 to qualify the hand.  In the event of a tie, the players will divide the $50 cash prize.

 

·         Mini Bad Beat Jackpot   Hollywood Casino Poker Room now offers a Texas Hold ‘em Mini Bad Beat Jackpot. To win the Mini Bad Beat Jackpot, players must lose with any aces full to any four of a kind. Both players must use both cards in their hand.  All players (minimum of four) must be dealt in at the beginning of the hand in order to qualify for the jackpot. Any discussion of the jackpot during the play of a hand, may void payment of the jackpot. Games at a reduced rake are not eligible for the jackpot. Management reserves the right to verify eligibility on all jackpots. A defective deck voids the jackpot. The player with the losing hand receives 50 percent of the Mini Bad Beat Jackpot. The winning hand receives 25 percent.  All players dealt in at the table who hit the jackpot split the remaining 25 percent.

 

·         $1,000 Added Hold-Em Tournament Hollywood poker players with 10 hours of live poker play from noon Tuesday to 4pm Tuesday of the next week in any poker game qualify to play in the $1,00 Added Hold-Em Tournament. Tournament play begins at 7:00pm each Tuesday. Players will draw for seats at 6:45pm Tuesday. Any player not in their seat for the first hand will be disqualified. Poker players with 10 hours of poker play will receive $1,000 in chips to start; 15 hours of play will receive $1,500; 20 hours of play will receive $2,000 in chips; 25 hours of play will receive $3,000; 30 hours of poker play will receive $5,000 in chips. The game is Texas Hold-Em. Re-buys are $20 for $5,000. Add-ons are available at $40 for $10,000. One add-on per player after the fourth round.  Add-on must be done before fifth round starts. No limit Blinds start at $10 and $25. Blinds will increase every 15 minutes.

 

Please contact the Poker Room at 1-800-871-0711 ext. 5005 for more information on our exciting poker tournaments! Hollywood poker tables are now non-smoking by popular demand.

 

CUSTOMER APPRECIATION GIFT

Slot players who earn 50 points on slot play this month, Table players who have 4 hours of rated table play at a $10 average bet, and Poker players with 48 hours of poker play this month qualify to earn the Customer Appreciation Gift- a Waterproof Travel Bag – while supplies last!

 

APRIL GOLF PACKAGES

During the month of April, Hollywood Casino golfers may purchase golf/hotel packages at special rates.

 

Sunday-Thursday                               $ 89 single occupancy and $119 double occupancy

Friday-Saturday                                  $169 single occupancy and $209 double occupancy

 

Golf packages include a one-night stay in Hollywood Casino’s luxurious hotel, green fee and golf cart for 18 holes. Taxes are not included in the package.

 

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