Are you ready for some football? As the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos prepare for the big game, local bars, sports books and casinos are gearing up for the roaring crowds this Sunday. Here are some top picks offering quite the lineup of great specials commemorating Super Bowl 50.
Atlantis Reno Big Bowl Bash 50 Party
Atlantis Casino Resort Spa, Reno
This casino-wide big screen party will feature food and beer specials including $2 draft beer. For $75, patrons can attend the Big Bowl Bash Ballroom Viewing Party with a tailgate buffet and hosted bar. Race and sports book drawings, free pigskin pool and table games hot seat drawings in the poker room will also provide some exciting chances to score.
Eldorado Super Bash Parties
Eldorado Resort Casino, Reno
Tune in to the big game in Eldorado’s Showroom, a Broadway-style theatre where $30 will cover reserved seating, a beverage and stadium food. NoVi, Cin Cin Lounge and The Prime Rib Grill will open their doors to football fans for $59 with all-you-can-eat themed food and open bars. The game will also air at the race and sports book, Stadium Bar (where a man cave chair is up for grabs), The Brew Brothers and Millies24.
Super 50 Party
Grand Sierra Resort and Casino, Reno
While the Big Game Bash 50 in the Summit Pavilion is sold out, fans can still purchase tickets ranging from $50-$100 to GSR’s Super 50 Party inside LEX Nightclub. The first 300 tickets purchased will include a drink ticket, event t-shirt and mug. Partygoers can also head to the William Hill Race and Sports Book to watch the game and chow down on favorite snacks from the Hot Dog Cart.
Casino Viewing Party
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, South Lake Tahoe
Watch the game anywhere on the casino floor and inside the sports book. For $6 per plate, guests can enjoy a smorgasbord of game day snacks inside the Center Bar. The North Bar, Fire Break Kitchen & Bar and Center Bar will offer drink specials including $20 buckets of beer, $3 16-ounce domestic drafts and $3 shots.
Gilley’s Big Game Sunday Party
The Nugget Casino Resort, Sparks
Enjoy the championship day at Gilley’s where a $50 entry includes bottomless draft beer, well drinks and an appetizer buffet. A $3500 hot seat drawing inside the poker room begins at 10 a.m. with drawings every 30 minutes concluding with a touchdown grand prize of $1000 awarded at 9:30 p.m.
Big Game Blitz 50
Peppermill Resort Spa Casino
This Big Game Blitz 50 in the Peppermill’s Tuscany Event Center offers reserved seating for $70. Patrons can cheer on their favorite team while indulging in the stadium food buffet and Bud and Bud Light at every table. Guests will also receive a complimentary mug and hat, meet and greet with the Budweiser and Tahoe Blue girls, and have the chance to win prizes awarded every quarter.
Big Game Party
Silver Legacy Resort Casino, Reno
Kick off starts in the Reno Ballroom where $50 per person ($60 day of) is the ticket to their all-you-can-eat buffet. As an extra bonus, 105.7 KOZZ’s Max Volume and Jim McClain will give away prizes throughout the game and everyone will walk away with a free hat. The casino will host special appearances by several former NFL stars including Phil Villapiano from the Oakland Raiders, Conrad Dobler from the St. Louis Cardinals, and the Dallas Cowboys’ Tony Hill. Drink specials will be available at the sports book, Rum Bullions and Aura Ultra Lounge.