LAS VEGAS – On January 15 and 16, the Plaza Hotel & Casino, recently honored by the Las Vegas Review-Journal for the Best Slots in downtown Las Vegas and by Strictly Slots magazine for Best Variety of Slots downtown, will hold a special $5,000 Slot Tournament with free entry to all locals with valid Nevada ID. The tournament will reward the top 10 players, with first-place winning $2,000.

Locals can also sign up for the Plaza’s Royal Rewards Players Club, which offers the fastest tier advancement and more free slot play. New Royal Rewards members will receive: 3 tickets to the daily Spin 2 Win promotion for a chance at $2,000 in free slot play and $10 in Match Play for blackjack, roulette or craps. New members who earn 100 points will also receive $10 in free slot play. And in 2018, locals can advance to the Royal Rewards top tier and become an Ace member by earning just 25,000 points in 6 months.

In addition, players club members enjoy discounts on select menu items at Brightside – Breakfast & Burgers. This New York style deli restaurant also offers Milkshake Monday’s and Senior Sunday’s. Players who earn just 100 slot points can receive a free milkshake at Brightside every Monday. Similarly, senior players club members over the age of 50 who earn 100 slot points can receive a free bagel and coffee on Sundays from 8 a.m. to midnight at Brightside. Players can enjoy both specials and keep their points.

Additional discounts and benefits are available to members based on their Royal Rewards level: Jack, Queen, King or Ace. Discounts include savings at Oscar’s steakhouse, on hotel rooms, and complimentary show tickets. More details on terms and conditions are available at the Royal Rewards Center on the casino floor.

About the Plaza Hotel & Casino
Located in the heart of downtown Las Vegas, the Plaza Hotel & Casino combines a vintage Rat Pack attitude with modern styling and personal customer service for the ultimate Vegas experience. First opened in 1971 and built on the site of the original Las Vegas railroad depot, the Plaza has 1,003 renovated rooms and suites, a classic Vegas showroom, downtown’s only bingo hall and 30,000 square feet of ballroom and meeting space. Guests enjoy a variety of dining options led by the Rat Pack-styled Oscar’s steakhouse in the hotel’s iconic glass dome overlooking the Fremont Street Experience. Hundreds of slot machines, from the latest games to traditional coin machines, and nearly two dozen table games comprise an 80,000-square-foot casino floor, which is also home to downtown’s largest race and sports book. A fully renovated rooftop pool and recreation deck, complete with private cabanas, hot tub, food truck, tennis court and dedicated Pickleball courts, provide guests with a variety of outdoor amenities. For more information on the multiple award winning Plaza Hotel & Casino, visit