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Ladies Poolside Spa & Splash Every Thursday at Harrah’s Reno

pool-dayHarrah’s Reno has found the perfect summertime relief from the work week stress!  Harrah’s Reno announces the Ladies Poolside Spa and Splash, every Thursday from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Harrah’s Reno 5th floor Pool and Spa.

Pamper yourself poolside with fabulous and fancy summertime cocktails, and put the finishing touches on that summer tan.  The evening comes complete with complimentary appetizers as well!  Want more?  Add more color to your life!  Express manicures and pedicures are available for just $30 dollars as well.

spaTreat yourself!  Grab your girlfriends and come relax poolside and delight in complimentary appetizers, as well as half price manicures and pedicures, and enjoy everything with cocktail in hand.  Changing rooms and towels are always available, so throw the bikini in the work bag, and swing by the Harrah’s Reno Poolside Spa and Splash on your way home, every Thursday!  You deserve it!

The Ladies Poolside Spa and Splash takes place every Thursday from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. July 12 through September 13.  That’s just 10 weeks!  Come spoil yourself!  Entry is always free!

Giving Back with Discounts and Freebies to Celebrate Veteran’s Day

1_5203083442_c931b98623_zThis Veteran’s Day our local businesses would like to give back to those who fought for us. A few of these selected deals are this weekend only, but most you can enjoy year round. Check them out!

At CommRow – Veterans (this weekend) and active military (always) climb FREE

Sparks Heritage Museum – FREE Admission for Veterans

Harrah’s Reno – This Veteran’s Day all active duty and retired military will receive a FREE Carvings or Forrest Buffet!

5202483613_f31a5f210fCircus Circus Reno Military Discount

John Ascuaga’s Nugget Military Discount

Silver Legacy Military Discount

Veteran’s Day Parade 11-11-11

*For discounts, must show valid military/veteran’s ID. If you know of other great discounts for our military, please comment!

Costume Contests, Mayhem and a Hoedown?… An Unforgettable 2011 Halloween Weekend

If you’re looking for a place to take the kids, dog, or that costume you’ve been meticulously planning since last year, you’ve clicked to the right spot.

1_jackolanterns-300x225Friday, Oct 28

Trick or Treat Street

  • Bring your trick or treaters to the Circus Circus midway for our free and safe Trick or Treat Street where kids of all ages will enjoy free candy, prizes, and complimentary child ID.

Saturday, Oct 29

Monsters and Mayhem

  • Guys, ghouls and ghosts will scare up some wicked fun in downtown Reno’s Riverwalk District during the 5th annual Riverwalk Merchants Halloween Hollow event. This year’s theme is “Monsters and Mayhem” and costumes are heavily encouraged. Halloween fun is kicked up a notch with free family games, trick-or-treating, live music, a doggie costume contest and more at the West Street Plaza Halloween Weekend. This year we have also included a special trick-or-treat route for your pets. Maps can be downloaded from renoriver.org/halloween the week of the event or picked up the day of the event at the Riverwalk booth.

Halloween Hoedown

  • Make the Nugget your place for Halloween fun this year! Join us in the Casino Cabaret  for our Halloween Hoedown featuring:$1,000 costume contest: $500 1st place, $300 2nd place, and $200 3rd place, FREE live music with Rick Hays & American Steel, $1 Coors, Coors Light, Margarita or Bloody Mary for patrons in costume and KBUL 98 FM live radio remote.

1_hh_web_graphicSpooky Slots Tournament

  • Don’t chicken out of this slot tournament at Harrah’s Reno, $25,000 is one the line!

Atlantis’ Frighteningly Fun Costume Contest

  • Show off your spooky, spunky and spirited side at Atlantis’ Frighteningly Fun Costume Contest! Come dressed in your best Halloween digs for our FREE Costume Contest and you could win your share of $1,000 in Cash & Prizes! Themes include: Most Original, Funniest, Best Casino Theme, Scariest, Best Couple and Best Overall.

Sunday, Oct 30

Atlantis Fun Center’s Spooktacular Halloween Party

  • Reveal your funky, funny and frightening side at the Atlantis Fun Center’s Spooktacular Halloween Party on Sunday, October 30, 2011.  Bring your kids, dressed in their best Halloween costumes, for an all-day safe Trick-or-Treating event and FREE Costume Contest.

Atlantis’ Frighteningly Fun Costume Contest

  • Show off your spooky, spunky and spirited side at Atlantis’ Frighteningly Fun Costume Contest! Come dressed in your best Halloween digs for our FREE Costume Contest and you could win your share of $1,000 in Cash & Prizes! Themes include: Most Original, Funniest, Best Casino Theme, Scariest, Best Couple and Best Overall.

Monday, Oct 31

Atlantis’ Frighteningly Fun Costume Contest

  • Show off your spooky, spunky and spirited side at Atlantis’ Frighteningly Fun Costume Contest! Come dressed in your best Halloween digs for our FREE Costume Contest and you could win your share of $1,000 in Cash & Prizes! Themes include: Most Original, Funniest, Best Casino Theme, Scariest, Best Couple and Best Overall.

Looking for a night out on the town with your crew? Check out our list of 2011 Halloween Hotspots.

SIZZLING SUMMER CONCERT SERIES AT HARRAH’S RENO

Plaza imageWe know good music and Harrah’s Reno is bringing it to you, free. We’re not talking about the stuff that’s tweaked on computers to the point where anything can sound good. We’re talking about bold music, live music, rock and roll that takes real musical talent and powerful vocal chords to rock a stage.

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Centered on Bill Harrah’s Centennial Birthday Celebration, Harrah’s Reno is offering a special summer concert series with performances every Saturday night. With a lineup of talented bands, go-go dancers and raffle prizes, Saturday nights at Harrah’s Plaza will heat up fast.

A list of highlighted performers, to name a few:

July 16 – XFEST 2011 featuring ROY ROGERS AND THE DELTA RHYTHM KINGS, 4-11p, $10*
Four bands take the stage for this alternative rock weekend.

*All other shows are FREE.

July 23 – THE JACKS, 9p-11pCrowd
AC/DC music at its best from this rockin’ tribute.

July 30 – HOT FOR TEACHER, 9p-11p
A salute to the music of Van Halen will keep the plaza rockin’ all night.

August 13 – 60s SUMMER OF LOVE, 9p-11p
Enjoy the best music from the decade of love.

August 20 – MOTOWN SOUL FEATURING NATHAN OWENS, 9p-11p
Incredible R&B and Motown performances from this experienced big band.

August 27 – WEIRD SCIENCE, 9p-11p
Always popular, this band performs the best in 80s danceable classic tunes.

September 3 & 4 – BIG CITY REVUE, 9p-11p
This massive band takes the stage two nights over the holiday weekend. Not to be missed, this band will have the joint jumping with party songs from the 70s, 80s and 90s.

September 10 – DEPARTMENT OF ROCK, 9p-11p
Myriad rock and roll tribute bands mixed into one spectacular performance. You’ll hear the most popular classic rock tunes from 80s and 90s on this not to be missed special night.

September 17 – POP VINYL, 9p-11p
The L.A. dance band performs party favorites from the 80s and 90s.

September 22 – BUDDY EMMER BAND, 12p-3p
Special shows to celebrate Street Vibrations.

September 22 & 23 – UNAUTHORIZED ROLLING STONES
A rock and roll salute to the stones. Classic.

September 23 & 24 – CREAM OF CLAPTON
Hear a rock and blues tribute to Eric Clapton in this special daytime show.

September 24 – BUDDY EMMER BAND, 12p-3p
Special shows to celebrate Street Vibrations.

September 24 – SYYNNYN LYNNYRD, 9p-11p
The perfect finale, this tribute to Lynyrd Skynyrd will blow your hair back.

For a complete list of FREE Plaza Concerts at Harrah’s Reno click here.

Harrah’s Reno offers 80’s night and Ladies’ Specials

Experience Harrah’s Reno the first Saturday of each month and enjoy a trip back in time, all the way back to the 1980’s!  The Sapphire Lounge inside Harrah’s Reno will host an 80’s retro night featuring all of your favorite dance Harrah_'s_Sapphire_Loungehits from the vintage decade on the first Saturday of every month, starting February 5.  Prizes will be given out to folks in the most spectacular 80’s attire, and classic 80’s music videos will play on screens throughout the bar.  The fun starts at 9 p.m. and runs until 1 a.m. with no cover charge. 

If that’s not enough, the Sapphire lounge will also host a ladies’ night on the first Friday of every month.  The night starts and ends with 2-for-1 drink specials all night long for the ladies, and DJs playing today’s hottest hits.  Grab the gals and enjoy Sapphire’s signature martinis, classic mixed drinks, or beer.    The action starts February 4 inside the Sapphire Lounge at Harrah’s Reno.  No cover.      

Don’t miss out on the fun!  The next Friday ladies night and 80’s retro Saturday weekend won’t happen again until March 4 and 5. 

-Tom Crist

Win Tickets to see the Pack from Harrah’s Reno

Zone 21Join Harrah’s Reno Friday night, January 7 for a Wolfpack party, to celebrate the University of Nevada and their trip to the Bowl game in San Francisco! 

Harrah’s Reno will be giving away more than 100 tickets for the Nevada Wolfpack bowl game to be played Sunday, January 9 in San Francisco.  Sign-ups for the random drawing will take place this Friday, January 7, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.  Every person who signs up for the drawing will receive a 2-for-1 draft beer coupon as well as one entry into the drawing for tickets.    

The festivities will take place all night in the Zone 21 area of Harrah’s Reno with more than 100 tickets given away at 11 p.m.  Come join the party which includes Beer Pong, as well as the all new Harrah’s “Over 21 Arcade,” which comes complete with big screen HD TVs, pool tables, and other party games.  The seductive Zone 21 girls will be dancing and dealing blackjack all night long leading up to the 11 p.m. drawing of our big batch of bowl game tickets.  Go Pack!

-Tom Crist