PRESS | Press Release
Posted on 01/18/2013
Seminole Casinos Kick-Off "South Florida's Big 3" with Successful Mercedes Giveaway as Popular Entertainment Destinations Join Forces to Offer Maximum Prizes, Payouts and Flexibility for Players
$1 Million Free Play Sweepstakes to Be Given Away Next on January 26
Hollywood and Coconut Creek, Fla. (January 18, 2013) - Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Seminole Casino Coconut Creek and Seminole Classic Casino have joined forces as "South Florida's Big 3" to offer players the next level in maximum prizes and payouts.
In combining efforts, the casinos can now offer more lucrative promotions and more flexibility for players who don't have to be on-site at the actual property giving away the prize. Players can enter to win at one property and be on-site at another even if the prize is given away at the third host casino. All three casinos will be linked with the winner's name communicated via announcements and video screens. Players will still have a four-minute time limit to claim their prize at the casino where they are present.
"South Florida's Big 3" kicked-off their successful combination promotion with the award of six 2013 Mercedes and other free play prizes. Of the six big winners who preferred to remain anonymous, the first was both drawn and won at Seminole Classic Casino on January 6; the second was drawn at Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood and was playing at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek at the time of the win on January 8; the third was both drawn at won at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek on January 10; the fourth was drawn at Seminole Classic Casino and was playing at Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood at the time of the win on January 13, the fifth was both was drawn and won at Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood on January 15 and the sixth was both drawn and won at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek on January 17.
On January 26, "South Florida's Big Three" will award $1 million in free play in the "Seminole Millions" promotion, the largest free play payout of its kind to date for the casinos. Players can win $25,000 in free play every 20 minutes from one of the casinos from 8 a.m. to 5:40 p.m. Also, a $25,000 Mystery Jackpot will hit across all floors, hourly, and anyone actively playing between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. will share in the $25,000 auto-loaded prize. Players can earn electronic entries through January 26 at 4:59 p.m. Swipe your Player's Card to receive an additional entry for each 100 points earned. Table Games players earn one entry for every $400 bet wagered. Players have four (4) minutes to present valid identification and Player's Club card. If the winner is not present in four (4) minutes, he or she will forfeit the prize and another player's name will be called.
"By combining select promotions across our three sought-after casino destinations, we are able to provide players with a bigger bang for their buck plus the freedom to visit more than one casino," said Jeffrey Hook, vice president of marketing for Seminole Gaming. "This allows our guests to take advantage of the unique offerings and benefits at each location – award-winning restaurants, concerts, proprietary giveaways and more."
In addition to "South Florida's Big 3" promotions, each casino will retain their individually branded poker tournaments, giveaways, entertainment and special promotions.
Membership in the Seminole Player's Club is fast, free and easy. Player's Club Wild Cards can be used during casino play on the new Vegas-style slots and games. Points are determined by rate of play, so increased playing translates into greater benefits. Seminole Player's Club Wild Card is accepted at all Seminole Hard Rock and Seminole Casinos including Brighton, Coconut Creek, Hollywood, Immokalee and Tampa. Points can also be redeemed for goods and services throughout the Seminole Casinos, free casino play, complimentary hotel offers, free food and beverage specials, preferred parking, invitations to special "Players Only" events, invitations to super star entertainment at Hard Rock Live, individualized casino host services and more. Visit the Player's Club at any of the "South Florida's Big 3" casinos - Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Seminole Casino Coconut Creek or Seminole Classic Casino for more details.
About Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino invites you to PLAYHARD! Play, stay, dine, and shop at South Florida's ultimate entertainment destination. Over 90 tables offer Blackjack, Baccarat, Mini-Baccarat, Pai Gow Poker, Three Card Poker, Texas Hold'em Bonus Poker, Casino War and Let it Ride on a nearly three-acre casino floor. Additionally, 2,500 slots include the Native-American Casino linked Multi-Area Progressive Jackpots and Mega Jackpots. Separate high-limit rooms for table games and slots, in addition to a non-smoking room, are available for guests to enjoy. Loyal Player's Club members also have access to the exclusive VIP Plum Lounge and VIP Chef's Table show kitchen. The Poker Room at Seminole Paradise hosts various games and tournaments of Limit and No Limit Texas Hold 'em, 7-Card Stud and two dollar and four dollar limit Omaha Hi Lo games. Located inside the casino is Hard Rock Cafe -Hollywood, part of Hard Rock's 138 globally recognized rock 'n' roll restaurants. The Green Lodging Certified by the State of Florida, AAA Four Diamond-rated resort showcases 500 luxurious guest rooms, 19 restaurants, 40,000 square feet of meeting room space, the Body Rock Spa, 22 boutique shops, 14 bars/nightclubs and lounges, the 400-seat Paradise Live theater and the 5,500–seat Hard Rock Live concert arena. Located on State Road 7 (U.S. 441) in Hollywood, Florida. Take I-95, exit Stirling Rd. and travel west to 1 Seminole Way. For more information, call (954) 327-ROCK, 1 800-937-0010 or visit us online at www.seminolehardrockhollywood.com or www.facebook.com/seminolehardrockhollywood .
About Seminole Casino Coconut Creek
The all-new Seminole Casino Coconut Creek is South Florida's hottest place to play. With its recent $150 million expansion, the entertainment destination now features 65 table games of live Blackjack, Baccarat, Pai Gow Poker, Let it Ride and Spanish 21 plus a High-Limit area and lounge on a 100,000-square-foot casino floor. The new second floor non-smoking Stax Poker Lounge offers high stakes no-limit action including Texas Hold 'em, 7-Card Stud and Omaha Hi Lo tournaments. More than 2,300 Las Vegas-style slots include Wide-Area Progressive Jackpots and Mega Jackpots. Three new restaurants - the upscale NYY Steak, Sorrisi Italian Restaurant and the New York-style 1st Street Deli – join the award winning Fresh Harvest, Nectar Lounge and Sunset Grill. Taking total guest enjoyment to a new level is The Pavilion, a 1,200-seat concert venue, and the revolutionary Player's Club showcasing an innovative and immersive experience eliminating wait times. An environmentally friendly garage with solar energy and green art technology offers 2,400 covered parking spaces. An adjacent transportation hub is outfitted with valet service and a bus lounge for ultimate comfort and guest convenience. Open 24/7, 365 days, Seminole Casino Coconut Creek is located at the corner of U.S. 441 (State Road 7) and Sample Road at 5550 NW 40 Street. For more information, call 954-977-6700, visit us online at www.seminolecasinococonutcreek.com or www.facebook.com/seminolecasinocococreek. Follow us on Twitter @SemCasinoCoCo.
About Seminole Classic Casino
Seminole Classic Casino pioneered Indian gaming when it opened as the country's first large stakes bingo hall in 1979, eventually expanding with gaming machines and poker. It is now home to over 1,200 state-of-the-art slot machines such as Diamond Lotto, the Seminole exclusives Super 6 Lotto, Grease and Michael Jackson King of Pop, plus hot titles including Sex & the City, Wizard of Oz, Lord of the Rings, Wheel of Fortune and Monopoly, blackjack, dealerless roulette and craps and a high stakes bingo room. Seminole Classic Casino also features a full service bar, two delis, and an all-you-can-eat buffet restaurant open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Seminole Classic Casino is located at 4150 North State Road 7, Hollywood FL 33021, just north of Miami and south of Interstate 595. For more information, please call 1-866-2CASINO or 954-961-3220 or visit www.seminolehollywoodcasino.com or www.facebook.com/SeminoleCasinoHollywood . Follow us on twitter at @SemCasinoHolly .