If you are heading up north this month and are looking for some gaming fun on your trip, Red Hawk Casino is the place to be.
The Placerville casino is offering its Rewards Club members the chance to win a share of $450,000, which includes a 2011 Ford F-150 or gas for one year through Red Hawk’s Mardi Gras Mania promotion.
The promotion continues throughout the month with drawings every Friday and Saturday.
The casino will also feature slot tournaments on Mondays and Wednesdays, bingo on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and Club 55 specials for seniors throughout the month.
Red Hawk is the only place in the state to find blackjack tie and the only place in Northern California to find the World Poker Tour table game and blackjack switch.
Players can also try their luck with a $1 pai gow poker progressive, which is the lowest progressive bet in the region. Other great table game deals include $5 single-deck blackjack, no-commission EZ baccarat and $15 baccarat.
Red Hawk Rewards Club members can earn double and triple points every Monday in March and can earn free Red Hawk Casino logoed merchandise on Thursdays.
The casino offers more than 2,100 slot machines, including Pharaoh’s Wish and Pirate’s Jackpot 75 table games.
Guests can pick up free game pieces daily at the Rewards Club from noon to midnight to win instant cash prizes up to $1,000, free slot play, bonus tournament entries and dining offers.
The grand prize drawing for a 2011 Ford F-150, gas for one year and a share of $5,000 will be held April 1.
Is bingo your cup of tea?
Players can win a share of up to $3,000 by playing bingo at the Waterfall Buffet every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 8:30 a.m. Players can sign up starting at 7:30 a.m.
Also, Red Hawk hosts Texas hold ’em tournaments Monday through Sunday at 10 a.m., with registration at 9 a.m., and from Monday through Friday at 6 p.m. with registration at 5 p.m. The buy-in for the tournaments is $40.
Club 55 Slot Tournaments Club Members who are at least 55 years old can show their Red Hawk Rewards card for free entry into slot tournaments every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The top score wins $500 and the top 30 scores will win a share of $2,500. Additionally, seniors can take advantage of $5.50 dining specials at Two Rivers Café, Koto Grille, Pearl Asian Cuisine and the Waterfall Buffet.
Address: 1 Red Hawk Parkway, Placerville
Phone: (888) 573-3495
Check out: Red Hawk Casino’s most popular bands will perform Tuesdays through Thursdays from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. and on Fridays from 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Also, guests can enjoy a variety of weekday drink specials for $2 on Tuesdays through Thursdays.