Tropicana Laughlin and River Palms Hotel & Casino

Exciting casino promotions, delicious food specials, property news and more in this blog about your favorite Laughlin casinos!

Tropicana Laughlin
2121 S. Casino Drive
Laughlin, NV 89029

River Palms Hotel and Casino
2700 S. Casino Drive
Laughlin, NV 89029

A Tropicana Entertainment Casino
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The Tropicana Laughlin and River Palms Hotel and Casinos wish to congratulate the August 2013 Champions of the Month from each property.

Babette Messinger from Security and Mariana Garcia from the EVS department are Tropicana’s Champions. River Palms’ Champions include Bruce Haskins from IT and Paul Koppang from the Lodge Steakhouse. 

Employees are chosen as Champions of the Month by going above and beyond their assigned duties and by displaying an “And Then Some” attitude. Each Champion receives a special parking spot, a complimentary dining certificate and a monetary bonus.

LAUGHLIN, NV — Veterans and active members of America’s armed services travel great distances and make great sacrifices to preserve and protect freedom and liberty.  The Tropicana Laughlin Hotel and Casino in Laughlin, NV believes that these sacrifices should be honored and remembered, which is why the Tropicana is pleased to announce that the American Veterans Traveling Tribute and Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall will be exhibited at the Tropicana Laughlin, November 8-11, 2013 and will be available for viewing 24 hours a day in the North Parking Lot of the hotel.

The public is invited to view the wall free of charge and make rubbings of the names of their fallen loved ones.

The Traveling Wall is a 370-feet long replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. The 80% scale reproduction, which stands 8-feet tall at its apex, contains all 53,253 names as inscribed on the original wall.

For those wishing to remember their visit, memorabilia will be available on-site for purchase.

There will also be donation boxes available for Operation Gratitude (, which annually sends 100,000+ care packages filled with snacks, entertainment items and personal letters of appreciation addressed to individually named U.S. Service Members deployed in hostile regions.

The Tropicana Laughlin is located at 2121 S. Casino Dr. in Laughlin, NV. For more information,  visit or call 1-800-243-6846.

About the AVTT:

The American Veterans Traveling Tribute is a veteran-owned project committed to travel the USA to honor, respect, and remember those who served, and pay specific tribute to those who gave all.

AVTT is not government sponsored or affiliated, but funded through sponsorship fees, donations, and sale of merchandise at events. AVTT works with The Traveling Wall Foundation; an IRS designated charitable non-profit organization. Donations or support to AVTT’s mission, via the foundation, are qualified charitable tax deductions.
For more information or to schedule an AVTT event, visit or call (903)-714-8634.

About Tropicana Entertainment, Inc.

Tropicana Laughlin is owned and operated by Tropicana Entertainment, Inc. Tropicana, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates eight casinos and resorts in Indiana, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, New Jersey and Aruba. Tropicana properties collectively have approximately 6,046 rooms, 7,063 slot positions and 260 table games. The company is a majority-owned subsidiary of Icahn Enterprises L.P. (NASDAQ: IEP)

 LAUGHLIN, NV – Join the Tropicana Laughlin as we celebrate the grand opening of the new Poolside Café during Regatta Weekend, beginning Friday, August 8th at 6 a.m. To help celebrate the grand opening, the first 100 guests both Friday and Saturday morning will receive a free bagel!

The 1,624 sq. ft. Café features freshly baked bagels and breads, a barista, specialty sandwiches, paninis, fruit smoothies, and other frozen treats including the Tropicana’s signature jumbo frozen yogurt. The Café also has a country store feel, offering bags of chips, jars of peanut butter and Nutella, sodas and other snack items.

The Poolside Café opens everyday at 6 a.m. For more information, or to see a menu, visit them online at

LAUGHLIN, NV – Beat the Heat at the Tropicana Laughlin in August by earning a bonus point multiplier on selected reel machines for each degree over 100  on that day’s recorded high temperature.  For example, if the official high temperature recorded by 5:00 p.m. is 105 degrees on Thursday, August 1, 2013, the point multiplier will be 5X! 

We will determine the temperature using the Nation Weather Service’s official website.

Beat the Heat promotion dates are August 1, 8, 9, 10, 15, 22 and 29 between 6 p.m. and midnight. Be sure to swipe your TropAdvantage® Card at a kiosk before you play to qualify for the multiplier on those dates!

This Labor Day is going to be Spectacular at the Tropicana Laughlin! Six-Pack Spectacular that is! On Friday, August 30, play your favorite casino games and receive a six-pack of Bud or Bud Light by earning 250 base points on your TropAdvantage® Card.

Then on Sunday, the Tropicana is hosting their $25,000 Labor Day Slot Tournament.  Entry can be earned by playing in the weekly Wednesday Slot Tournaments held during the month of August.

On Monday, TropAdvantage® members can receive up to 20X points, just by swiping their TropAdvantage® Card at a promotional kiosk!

Wednesdays in August, earn 100 base points on your TropAdvantage® Card and be entered into the $1,500 Free Play Slot Tournament, happening every week at the Tropicana Laughlin Hotel and Casino. Re-buys are available for an additional 100 base points.

The top 5 weekly winners also earn a free entry into the Tropicana’s $25,000 Labor Day Slot Tournament on Sunday, September 1!

For more information, see our website at

The Tropicana Laughlin is continuing it’s Perfect Gift Sweepstakes Mondays in September with four special new gifts including a Designer Handbag, Macy’s® Gift Card, Black and Decker® Drill or a George Foreman® Grill.

Guests earn drawing tickets by playing their favorite slot and video poker games. Five winners are drawn each hour from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The Tropicana is also giving away  gorgeous luggage sets on August 2 and MP3 players on August 23, to guests earning 1,000 base points on their TropAdvantage® Card.

For more information, see our website at

The Tropicana Laughlin will be hosting the $5,000 “Ready to Roll” Craps Tournament, September 6-8, 2013 for just $99. First place will walk away with $2,500 in cash! Tournament will pay to 9 places depending on entries.

Tournament play will begin Saturday, September 7. Guests will start with $5,000 in chips. There is a minimum bet of $25 and a maximum bet of $1,000. Winning players will advance to the final table from each round.

Tournament registration will take place in the Special Event Registration Area beginning Friday, September 6 from 7-8 p.m.

For more information, see our website at, or, to reserve your seat at the table, call 1-800-343-4533 and request promo #2296.

LAUGHLIN, NV – Get your chance to win cold, hard cash during the $10,000 Blazing Bucks Blackjack Tournament at the Tropicana Laughlin, August 23-25, 2013.  First place winner will walk away with $2,500 cash.

Buy-in is just $50, or earn a free entry into the tournament with 10 hours of rated play from August 1-22, 2013.  Your buy-in includes entry into the tournament, a mulligan coupon, bonus payout card and a wild card drawing ticket.

Registration will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, August 23, with play beginning on Saturday. Before the start of each round, entrants will receive $2,000 in tournament chips with the option for a $5 cash tip to receive an additional $500 in tournament chips. Entrants must bet a minimum of $25 and a maximum of $500, each player will play a maximum of 16 hands.  A re-buy round will be available for an additional $50.

Participants playing live table games from Saturday after the first round of the tournament through the start of their final round on Sunday and hit a qualifying hand will be paid a 50% bonus if they place in the tournament money.

For more information, see our website at, or, to reserve your seat at the table, call 1-800-343-4533 and request promo #2294. Hotel rooms will be available at a special casino rate for all participants.

Swing on over to the Tropicana Hotel and Casino in Laughlin, NV and catch Big Bad Voodoo Daddy LIVE on Friday, July 5, 2013 in the Pavilion Theater.  Tickets are just $10 per person and are available online at or at the Tropicana Box Office by calling 1-888-888-8695 ext. 6343.

The world knows the essential story of Big Bad Voodoo Daddy—the band made their debut in their hometown of Ventura, California in April of 1993, helping to usher in the swing revival founded on a colorful fusion of classic American sounds including  jazz, swing, and dixieland mixed with the energy and spirit of contemporary culture.

The band is currently celebrating their 20th anniversary and performing songs from their new album “Rattle Them Bones”! 

The Tropicana Laughlin is located at 2121 S. Casino Dr., in Laughlin, NV, just 90 miles South of Las Vegas, right on the Colorado River.  For more information, visit them online or like them on Facebook at