Slot tournaments offer cash prizes, cruise packages
From the Sutro Tunnel to the Gigafactory, here's a look at the projects with the biggest price tags. Brett McGinness, Wochit
Atlantis' Kraken the Slots Tournament
A $40,000 Kraken the Slots Slot Tournament takes place Sept. 2 and 3 at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa. First through fifth places win $10,000, $3,500, $2,500, $1,500 and $1,000 respectively. Sixth through 10th places win $500, and cash or free play will be awarded to 185th place. Hot-seat winners get a bottle of Kraken rum.
Entry costs $199 or $249 with two nights accommodations for Sept. 2 and 3 in the Atlantis Tower. Visit www.atlantiscasino.com or call 775-824-4467 for details.
Peppermill's Endless Summer of Slots
A $40,000 Endless Summer of Slots Slot Tournament takes place Sept. 3 and 4 at the Peppermill Resort Spa Casino. Entry costs $199, and sign-ups take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 3 in the Naples Welcome Center.
First through fourth places win $10,000, $5,000, $3,000 and $1,000 respectively. Fifth through 450th place win free play starting at $750. Tournament results will be announced at 4 p.m. Sept. 4.
Visit www.peppermillreno.com or call 775-826-2121 for details.
Sands' Spin-Cation Slot Tournament
Spin-Cation Slot Tournament semi-final rounds take place Sept. 1-3 at the Sands Regency Casino Hotel. Eighty entrants play successive tournament rounds until the top two finishers win seven-day cruise packages for two on the ship Carnival Breeze sailing from Oct. 27 to Nov. 3. The prize package includes hotel accommodations and airfare to Port Canaveral, Florida.
The Spin-Cation Slot Tournament final rounds, with a prize pool of $100,000, take place aboard Carnival Breeze.
Visit www.sandsregency.com or call 775-348-2200 for more information.