Up on Cripple Creek

Your weekly guide to what’s happening in Cripple Creek.

This week at the casinos, love is in the air. With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, the deals for you and your partner of to be found just about everywhere.

At The Double Eagle and Gold Creek Casinos, this month you can win a two carat diamond ring on Saturday, Feb. 12th and again on the 19th. Also going on this month is a promo where you can roll the dice down the grand staircase for up to $12,000 in cash giveaways. And now at the Double Eagle – fifty is nifty with special rewards for those players over fifty years old.

At the Wildwood Casino, every Friday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., park in their giant covered garage for a chance to win $50 every hour, then roll the dice for a chance to turn that into $500! Sign up for the Partners Poker Tournament set for Sunday, Feb. 13th at 2 p.m. Team up with your sweetheart for a chance to up to $1,050 and a round trip for two to Vegas. Valentine’s Day packages are also available, with a room for two at the Gold King Mountain Inn, dinner for two at Ruby Tuesdays and two casino gaming packages.

Going on at the Triple Crown Casinos, (that’s The Brass Ass, Midnight Rose and JP McGill’s), is the Pocketful of Presidents promotion. Beginning February 7th, earn entries from slots and/or table games to participate. They will be having five drawings every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday – starting Feb. 11th -where you can punch your way to riches.

Over at Bronco Billy’s, stay up late and enjoy the Early Bird 5x points deal going on from 3 a.m. till 7 a.m. every day. Win Double Dollar Jackpots from midnight to 1 a.m. – any jackpot from $401 to $800 is instantly doubled!

Have a birthday in February? Come on over for Bronco Billy’s MVP birthday party, Saturday, Feb. 12th. From 10am till noon, you can play in the free slot tournament, then have your birthday cake and eat it too. Also, from noon till 6 p.m. there will be $100 Hot Seat drawings every 15 minutes for MVP’s with a birthday that month.

Slots and poker aren’t the only thing going on up in Cripple Creek. This month look forward to the fourth annual Cripple Creek Ice Festival, beginning the weekend of Feb. 12th and continuing on the next weekend through Feb. 21st.