The World Series of Poker winnowed down to its final nine players Monday night, and they represent six countries: Brazil, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden and the United States. The players will return to the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino on Nov. 10 to vie for the $10 million first prize.
Casino Miami announces cash prizes, including a chance to win $100,000 in cash, all month long.
The Magic City poker room offers $1,500 high-hand payouts from 10 a.m. to noon Mondays through Fridays in July.
Calder Casino and Race Course has slashed its horse racing dates and eliminated its poker room, and with that comes a reduction in employees.
Andrew Liporace, a regular at Gulfstream's card room, sits on a much larger stage today. He's the leader after three days of the main event at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas.
The National Council on Problem Gambling is Friday and Saturday in Orlando, where experts in the treatment of problem gambling will gather from around the country and abroad.
The Bimini SuperFast is making it easy for World Cup fans. Everyone on board for the third-place game on Saturday and the championship game on Sunday receives a $20 betting voucher for the sports book. The ship will be airing the games on its 50 TVs and a 30-foot by 15-foot LED screen on...
Mike Smith began the Florida State Poker Championships at the Isle Casino and Racing in 2008, and his replacement as director of poker, Stan Strickland, has continued the summer event.
ABC-TV's reality series "The Bachelor" - um, let's make that "unscripted" television show - will have a casting call for single women Saturday, July 12 at ...
Seminole Classic Casino had a huge upgrade last year and now comes another major piece: A food court.
Floridians sure have developed an itch for scratch-offs, spending more than $3.4 billion last fiscal year, according to figures released Monday by the Florida Lottery.
Gold coins and treasures appear to jump off the screen and into your lap with the new Sphinx 3D slot machine that hit South Florida casinos last week.
Hialeah Park Racing and Casino officials announced an “immediate and ongoing expansion” this week that will cost $60 million and be completed by the end of 2015.
Seminole Casino Coconut Creek honored what surely is their oldest slot player, 100-year-old Arthur Malin.
Seminole Classic Casino (4150 N. State Road 7, 954-961-3220, SeminoleClassicCasino.com) has a patriotic promotion: free slot play. Players began earning entries on Tuesday. Every 20 minutes from noon to midnight Friday, one person will win $1,000 in free slot play.
The Big Easy Poker Room at Mardi Gras Casino is known for its easy-to-figure-out promotions.
Casino Miami Jai-Alai has big promotions this week, with a Jeep Liberty, a Can Am Spyder and two jet skis up for grabs.
Nobody walked out with the advertised first prize of $50,000, but at least seven poker players walked away happy Sunday at Isle Casino and Racing.
The word "fold" is heard often in poker, but on Monday night, it will apply to the entire room at Calder Race Course.
The Florida Lotto yielded one single jackpot winner Saturday night, with a payout of $12 million.
Four casinos have patriotic celebrations this week, although two of them will take place before July 4. I guess the idea is that July 4 is a family night for many people, so launch those fireworks early.
Casino Miami Jai-Alai announced Friday that it has completed the sale of its operations to Fronton Holdings LLC.
Five casinos mark the end of the month with big giveaways, four of them of cars:
The climax of the June promotion at Mardi Gras Casino came Tuesday night, with the awarding of the Fiat 500L in their "Ticket to Ride" promotion.
The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino is in the midst of its Full House Giveaway this month.
"Beat 18 players and win the $10,000 guarantee first-place prize!" proclaims the flyer for Saturday's Studz Summer Shootout, and that's a true statement.
Mega Money is disappearing, with a new game in its place.
Apparently, everybody wanted to go home during the Friday night $350 buy-in tournament at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino: 11 players agreed to an even chop.
The Bimini SuperFast ship is hosting what it's calling the "ultimate teacher’s appreciation party" Friday. That means no meetings, sunshine, gambling and the opportunity to knock back a drink or two.
Mardi Gras Casino is offering "Murder at Mardi Gras," a dinner theater comedy, at 3 p.m. Sundays on the second floor.
Two casinos are offering nice payouts for people adept at predicting World Cup winners.
A Fiat, a Porsche, and a Jet Ski are within reach this week, as are a concert by a noted rocker and a night of laughs.
So the Hallandale Beach City Commission votes Wednesday on whether to approve a condo project at Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino. I don't really see any reason why...
Just 18 days before his quarter-million-dollar payday would have evaporated, Ruben Curbelo took his winning Fantasy 5 ticket to Tallahassee and claimed $277,401.33.
Dennis DeYoung will be bringing the Music of Styx to Casino Miami Jai Alai at 9 p.m. Saturday.
Casino Miami Jai Alai offers giveaways, concerts and cash prizes in June.
In the heat of chasing that lottery dream, there's one move that a player should make in case lightning strikes, lottery officials say.
Talk about a whirlwind day: That would be my Thursday at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood, located inside the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, has tribute bands to celebrate its 43rd birhday.
Depending on which casino they hit this weekend, dads can win a brunch buffet, cash, a home theater system and even a vintage motorcycle. In most cases, you don't even have to be a dad to win. So don't bother loading your wallet or cell phone with photos of young ones you'll claim to be your...
Two poker players with South Florida ties came close to winning World Series of Poker bracelets Tuesday. Still, they ended up with pretty nice scores.
Gulfstream Park is offering several gifts and experiences for those looking for a Father's Day present.
A motorcycle giveaway and a special brunch will be the featured attractions during Father’s Day weekend at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek, June 14-15.
This June, you can earn a ticket to ride and drive away with thousands in cash, prizes and bonus play at Mardi Gras Casino. And at 10:30 p.m. on June 24, the prize is a Ticket to Ride -- a 2014 Fiat 500L.
A charity poker tournament Saturday carries a nice first prize: $1,000.
The contest calls its winners the best. Whether or not that's true, $5,000 is involved.
The World Series of Poker this year promises a $10 million payout to the winner, who will pay a $10,000 entry fee. A tournament this month at the Isle Casino and Racing in Pompano Beach isn't quite on that scale, but someone is going to get a very good return on investment: A $75 buy-in to the...
Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino (901 S. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach, GulfstreamPark.com) will host a Belmont Stakes watch party Saturday, when California Chrome will attempt to become the first horse in 36 years to win the Triple Crown. Ten Palms Restaurant will offer a...
The Island Breeze Casino, sailing twice daily out of the Port of Palm Beach, offers weekly live entertainment.