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Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort & Casino is giving one lucky patron a chance to drive away in a 2020 Jeep Gladiator. (Courtesy of Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort & Casino)

Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort & Casino is trying to get one lucky patron into a new Jeep Gladiator this January.

Apache Spirit Club members can earn entries now through Jan. 26. Members earn an entry into the “Jeep Gladiator Giveaway” every Friday and Saturday with every 75 points they accrue playing their favorite games. One lucky winner will be selected on Jan. 26 to drive away in a 2020 Jeep Gladiator.

Inn of the Mountain Gods sister location Casino Apache has plenty of ways to win cash and prizes this month. Every Tuesday in January is a chance to earn a great gift as part of the casino’s “National Day Earn & Get” promotion. On Tuesday, Jan. 7, guests can earn a Casino Apache branded Tile Mate Tracker for National Technology Day. On Jan. 14, patrons can receive a Casino Apache travel kit for National Shop for Travel Day. Players can get a Popcornopolis Popcorn Cone on Jan. 21, for National Popcorn Day and a blueberry batter gift set on Jan. 28 for National Blueberry Pancake Day while supplies last.

Casino Apache is giving back to its area residents during its “Loco for Locals $20,000 Winter Klinko” promotion this January. Local guests have a chance to win $200 in cash on the spot when they earn 40 points playing their preferred games from 4 to 6:50 p.m. every Thursday. Drawings will be held at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Thursdays.

The young at heart have an opportunity to walk away with extra cash this month during the “High 5’s for 55’s Lucky Lotto.” Players ages 55 and older who earn 35 slot points can enter the “Lucky Lotto” drawing for a chance at $500 each week. Senior players also receive five times the points on Mondays when they play their favorite slot machines from 8 a.m. to midnight. On top of that, senior players also get 50% off dining vouchers on Mondays and Wednesdays, with the exception of Monday, Jan. 6, when the senior multiplier and dining offer will not be available.

Apache Spirit Club members will be able to earn five times the points from midnight to 11:59 p.m. on New Mexico Statehood Day, Jan. 6, and on Martin Luther King Day, Jan. 20, at Inn of the Mountain Gods and Casino Apache.

Bingo players have several days to enjoy some fun sessions at 4, 6 and 8 p.m. on Mondays and Tuesdays and at 2, 4 and 6 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays inside Club 49. Players can grab something to eat and a cocktail or soft drink during bingo sessions. Paper and electronic packages are available, as well as daubers for purchase. Bingo buy-in sales open 30 minutes before each session. There are 11 games each session.

Also at Club 49 guests can sing their hearts out during karaoke beginning at 8 p.m. every Thursday. Come in to sing or observe the fun while sipping on a cocktail or two. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Club 49 is also home to popular area musical acts every Friday and Saturday night.

The live music lineup continues in the 1852 Treaty Room from 8 p.m. to midnight on weekends. Listen to the soothing sounds of John Anderson on Friday, Jan. 3; Jerry Marquez on Saturday, Jan. 4; George Hernandez on Jan. 10, Suzi Weber on Jan. 17, Wait for What?! on Jan. 18; Bo Rivers on Jan. 24 and Tony Bravo on Jan. 25. On Saturdays, head to Wendell’s Lounge for live music from 8 p.m. to midnight every Saturday. The lounge offers spectacular views along with delicious appetizers and signature martinis, margaritas and cocktails.

It will be hard to stay in your seat when Los Huracanes del Norte visit Inn of the Mountain Gods on Jan. 11. The legendary norteƱo band’s music has earned a spot on Billboard’s regional Mexican category’s Top Ten or Latin Albums charts from the late 1990s to 2006. Its music continues to move audiences. Check out why when the group takes the stage at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $29, plus fees. Country lovers won’t want t miss Neal McCoy on Jan. 25. The country star, who has won multiple country music awards, will perform his top songs during his performance at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $25, plus fees.

For concert tickets or more information on Inn of the Mountain Gods and Casino Apache, call 800-545-9011 or visit

Rozanna M. Martinez


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