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Baldini’s holds Wheeling & Dealing Giveaway

Harry Spencer  |  Best Bets

A Wheeling and Dealing Giveaway takes place through September at Baldini’s Casino. The prize pool is $100,000, including two Jeep Renegades. Qualifying drawings take place hourly from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and from 5-9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Sept. 23.

A grand-prize weekend takes place Sept. 29-30. Two hundred more drawing winners will qualify, and the two Jeep Renegades will be awarded.

A $575 video reel tournament takes place from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Mondays through Wednesdays in August. Club members play for free and earn bonus rounds by same-day gaming. The top daily prize is $100, and $500 free play will be awarded at the end of the month to the player with the highest one-round score.

Ultimate Shootout Drawings take place at 7 and 8 p.m. the second and last Wednesday of the month. Club members qualify by earning 2,000 points in the previous month or 150 same-day points on drawing days.

Details: 775-358-0116.

ATLANTIS: A $40,000 Sock Hop Slot Tournament takes place Sunday and Monday. The top prize is $10,000, and session winners get $100 free play. Entry costs $199 or $249 with two nights accommodations.

A free online Hot August Nights Slot Contest takes place from Aug. 7-16. The grand-prize package includes three nights accommodations, airfare for two and $200 slot play. Visit for details.

A Jaguar XE and Prize Giveaway takes place at 10 p.m. Aug. 11 at the Cabaret Stage.

Money Madness takes place from noon to 8 p.m. Aug. 12. A jackpot starting at $20,000 will hit by the time it reaches $40,000. Club members can win with any bet, any denomination, and no winning combination is needed.

A WPTDeepStacks Poker Tournament takes place Aug. 17-28 in the poker room. The tournament offers a range of buy-ins and guarantees.

A $500 video poker tournament takes place from 1-6 p.m. Wednesdays, and $500 reel slot tournaments take place from 1-6 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. A Blackjack Bonus Tournament with a $20 entry fee takes place Tuesdays.

Club members 55 and older get benefits Mondays, including dining discounts, $10 free play after earning 30 tier points and entry into the Paradise Prime slot tournament taking place from 2-4 p.m.

Table game players get 4X comps Wednesdays.

Details: 775-825-4700.

BONANZA: Drawings for a share of $2,400 free play take place every 10 minutes from 3-11 p.m. Fridays.

Details: 775-323-2724.

BOOMTOWN: The Blazin’ Bucks promotion takes place daily. Winners share up to $300,000 free play monthly.

The Progressive Bingo Bash takes place at noon and 3 p.m. Wednesdays. Three games at each session will award $100 free play. A fourth coverall game awards $100 free play or a progressive prize starting at $500 that increases by $100 if it is not hit.

Details: 775-345-6000.

CIRCUS CIRCUS: The $350,000 Big Top Bonus promotion takes place daily. Club members playing slots when the Big Top Bonus runs can win free play.

Details: 775-329-0711.

C.O.D.: A Dog Days Party takes place from 1-9:30 p.m. Saturday. Guests can win dog-related prizes.

Details: 775-783-1494.

COMSTOCK: An Anniversary Party takes place from 1-9:30 p.m. Saturday. Guests can win a wheelbarrow full of camping gear.

Details: 775-882-0772.

DIAMOND’S: Outdoor Galore drawings for $16,000 in prizes, including camping gear, barbecues, smokers and patio furniture, take place starting at 6:30 p.m. Fridays through September. Guests qualify by earning Easy Money scratch cards.

Brand Slam Zoom Ball drawings take place starting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays through September. The top prize is $25,000. Club members qualify by earning Easy Money scratch cards.

Easy Money scratch cards pay a top prize of $5,000. Guests earn cards by hitting a jackpot of $50 or more. Every card is a winner.

Details: 775-323-1908.

ELDORADO: A $1,750 Fantastic Fridays Slot Tournament takes place from 6-10 p.m. Fridays. Bronze and Silver club members pay $5 to enter or qualify with 20 same-day points. Gold members and above get two free entries.

Worlds of the Eldorado is an interactive promotion featuring a fantasy world with forests, waterfalls and personalized dragons flying among the clouds. Club members use a 3D touch screen to play the game and grow their dragons from infancy to adulthood by gaming. Club members get one free swipe daily.

The promotion awards more than $2 million in prizes, including free play, tournament prizes and Mercedes.

Details: 775-786-5700.

GOLD DUST WEST: The Shake and Spin promotion takes place from 7-10 p.m. Saturdays through August. Winners roll dice and spin a wheel for summer gifts. Hot-seat drawings award $50 E-Cash.

Club members get an entry with every 100 points earned and get 10X entries Sundays, Mondays and Thursdays.

Guests who earn 150 points Aug. 21 get a plush pelican containing cash or prizes.

Club members get 5X reel points Tuesdays.

A Senior Classic Slot Tournament takes place from noon to 4 p.m. Wednesdays, and a Battle of the Sexes Slot Tournament takes place from 4-9 p.m. Fridays. Club members qualify for a tournament and get dining comps by earning 50 points.

The Playing 9 to 5 promotion takes place from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. daily. Casino workers with earned points get $10 E-Cash, 2X points on all machines and a $2.99 breakfast.

Details: 775-323-2211.

GOLD DUST WEST CARSON: Shake and Spin drawings take place from 4-8 p.m. Saturdays through August. Prizes include summer shopping.

Club members earn 10X points playing reels and 2X points playing video poker from 3-8 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays through August. Club members swipe their cards from 3 a.m. to midnight Tuesdays and Fridays for prizes.

A Sizzling Seniors Slot Tournament takes place from noon to 6 p.m. Wednesdays.

Details: 775-885-9000.

GRAND SIERRA: A $50,000 Summer Splash Slot Tournament takes place Friday through Sunday. The top prize is $10,000, and entry costs $69 for club members. Sign-ups take place from 5-9 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

The Hot August Multipliers promotion takes place Aug. 7-12. Club members who earn 10 same-day points get a 2X multiplier, and guests who play each day earn up to a 20X multiplier.

A $30,000 Route 66 Slot Tournament takes place Aug. 13-14. The top prize is $8,000. Sign-ups take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 13. Entry costs $49.

A $500 blackjack tournament for club members takes place starting at 5:30 p.m. Mondays. The buy-in is $20. A $5,000 slot tournament takes place from 1-8 p.m. Tuesdays. Club members qualify by gaming.

Club members 55 and older get 5X comp points from 4 a.m. to midnight Wednesdays. Guests who earn 555 points get dining discounts and $20 free slot play.

Club members earn from 2X to 14X points depending on club level from 4 a.m. to midnight Thursdays.

Guests who earn required points from 4 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sundays get a gift. Gifts are redeemed from 2-8 p.m. in front of LEX Nightclub.

Details: 775-789-2000.

HARRAH’S RENO: A new car giveaway takes place Aug. 12. Club members qualify by swiping their cards daily from Aug. 4-12 and get an extra entry with every 25 tier credits earned. Guests get 5X entries Friday and Aug. 12.

Club members get a 3X credit point multiplier for video poker and up to a 7X multiplier on slots and table games depending on club level from 5 a.m. to midnight Mondays in August.

Club members who earn 150 same-day tier credits from 5 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays in August get a summer gift.

Club members 55 and older get benefits Tuesdays, including 5X Rewards credits for slots and table game play and 3X for video poker from 5 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. and a free buffet by earning 55 tier credits from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Details: 775-786-3232.

HOBEY’S: Drawings for pairs of Reno Aces tickets take place Aug. 15. The seats are in a VIP suite and include food and beverages. Additional prizes include team gear, cash, free slot play and dining. Club members qualify by gaming or by dining in the Steakhouse.

Drawings for Reno 1868 Soccer tickets and $150 take place Aug. 11. Additional prizes include team gear, cash, free play and dining. Club members qualify by gaming.

Details: 775-673-0683.

MAX CASINO: The Run of the Max promotion final drawings take place from 6-8:30 p.m. Friday. The grand prize winner gets more than $10,000 in prizes, including daily coffee at Max It Out Coffee, a monthly night in Wyndham Garden, $20 weekly for dining in the Black Bear Diner and $500 in free slot play monthly.

The Cash for Cards promotion takes place Saturdays through September. Drawings for up to $250 take place from 6-8 p.m. Saturdays. Guests qualify with every 50 points earned or by exchanging a club card from another Carson City casino for a Max Rewards club card.

Grand-prize drawings for a $5,000 prize pool take place from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 30. The top prizes are $1,000.

Blackjack players who hit 21 with a 7-7-7 card combination Wednesdays through Saturdays in August get $150 (must be a club member).

Club members who earn 50 same-day points from midnight to 6 a.m. get $5 free play.

Club members who win $10 Saturdays in August get $10 free play. Hot-seat drawings for $15 free play and point multipliers take place hourly from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays.

Senior Days take place from 8 a.m. Wednesdays, Locals Days take place from 8 a.m. Thursdays, and Ladies Nights take place from 4 p.m. Fridays. Guests get $5 free slot play and an extra $5 free play by earning 100 same-day points.

Details: 775-883-0900.

RAIL CITY: The $8,500 Bing-Oh! Bash takes place starting at 9 a.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays in the Ale House. Winners of the first three games get $100 free play, and the last game is a cash progressive that starts at $2,500. Club members qualify by gaming.

Details: 775-359-9440.

SANDS REGENCY: The $175,000 American Road Trip promotion takes place until Sept. 23. Drawings take place at 6 and 9 p.m. Saturdays for up to $750. Hot-seat drawings for $100 E-Cash take place at 7, 8 and 10 p.m. Saturdays.

Grand-finale drawings for a share of $10,000 take place at 6 and 9 p.m. Sept. 23.

An American Road Trip kiosk game awards prizes, including a progressive jackpot, Sunday through Wednesday. Guests qualify by gaming.

Sizzling Summer Bingo promotions, including wheel spins and double and triple payouts, take place daily.

Club members 50 and older get from 2X to 10X points Tuesdays, doughnuts and $3 bingo at 9 a.m. Wednesdays, a $500 slot tournament from noon to 8 p.m. Wednesdays and dining discounts.

A $600 slot tournament takes place Thursdays and Fridays. Club members qualify by gaming.

Details: 775-348-2200.

SILVER LEGACY: The $500,000 Let’s Go for a Spin Giveaway takes place until December. Quarterly drawings award $50,000 in cash and prizes, and a year-end grand finale awards $90,000 in cash and prizes.

Club members qualify for quarterly drawings by earning 1,000 points in each quarter and for the year-end drawings by earning 4,000 points by Dec. 3. Club members earn extra entries with more gaming.

Weekly drawings for prizes, including quarterly entries, gas cards, wine and free play, take place every 15 minutes from 9-11 p.m. Fridays, from 2-8 p.m. Saturdays and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays.

The Legacy Video Lotto 2 progressive starts at $5,000 and increases by $100 daily until it is hit. Slot and table-game players qualify. Players choose six out of 18 numbers from 5-8 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

The casino offers Big Buck Bonuses on its $1 slot machines. The bonuses hit at about two hours on bronze machines, at about eight hours on silver machines and at about 40 hours on gold machines.

Details: 775-325-7401.

TAHOE BILTMORE: Club members earn Bilty Beach Bucks for summer gear, including sunglasses, koozies and floating coolers, through August.

Club members 50 and older can earn their age in free play Tuesdays. Guests qualify from 12:15-7 p.m., and drawings take place from 7-8 p.m.

Details: 775-831-0660.

TAMARACK JUNCTION: Lightning rounds for a share of $250 free play take place for an hour starting at 9 a.m., at noon and at 5 and 8 p.m. Tuesdays.

Casey’s Klinko for free slot play takes place from noon to 8 p.m. on select Wednesdays.

Guests 50 and older get 3X free play points from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays.

Details: 775-852-3600.

WESTERN VILLAGE: Lucky Cash drawings take place at 6, 8, 9 and 10 p.m. Saturdays. The top prize is $1,500. Guests qualify with every 10 tier points.

A Swipe and Win kiosk game for up to $250 takes place from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesdays. Guests qualify with one tier point.

Details: 775-331-1069.