Mardi Gras Casino (831 N. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach, 954-924-3200, MardiGrasCasinoFL.com) has a “Winner Takes All” promotion on weekends in May. Each hour on Fridays and Saturdays from 6 to 11 p.m., and on Sundays from 2 to 7 p.m., two guests roll dice at the same time and whoever has the higher amount wins $750. Players will be chosen from drawings. You get one entry for every 25 points you earn.
And the Big Easy Poker Room has a $500 minimum high hand every half-hour from noon to 10 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays (and until midnight Fridays and Saturdays).
On Mondays, the Casino at Dania Beach (301 E. Dania Beach Blvd., 954-920-1511, CasinoDaniaBeach.com) has an instant win promotion in which you can receive up to $50,000 in free play. On the hour from noon to 4 p.m., Players Club members playing slots in the designated section of the casino are eligible. You’ll know you have a chance if you see the “mobile prize delivery system” coming toward you.
CenterStage at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek (5550 NW 40th St., 954-977-6700, CasinoCoco.com) will have a “$25,000 Giveaway” promotion on Saturday, May 20. Each hour from 7 to 10 p.m., 10 people will win up to $2,500 in free play. You can receive one free entry daily by inserting your Seminole Wild Card into a slot machine, and you get an extra entry for every comp dollar you earn.
For the rest of the month, Hialeah Park Racing and Casino (2200 E. Fourth Ave., 305-885-8000, HialeahPark.com) will give away $10,000 on Saturdays. Each Players Club member receives one free entry into the drawings and can get another for every 25 points earned. At 6, 7, 8, 10 and 11 p.m., and midnight, $1,000 in free play will be given away. At 9 p.m. and 1 a.m., $2,000 in cash will be awarded.
And any visitor born in the month of May is eligible to receive free entry into the $1,000 drawing at 8 p.m. Plus, a cupcake. Receive them at the Players Club.