Make the drive north of Santa Fe for some sweet promotions this February at Tesuque Casino.
Win big during the “$300K Cold Heart Cash Giveaway.” Drawings will be held from 2 to 9 p.m. every Sunday through March 1. Three guests will be chosen every half-hour for a chance to win up to $5,000 in cash prizes. Patrons earn an entry with every 10 points they accrue playing their favorite Tesuque games.
Let Tesuque help pick up the tab on date night. The casino is giving away $6,000 in date night gift cards. Two winners will be drawn every half-hour from 2 to 9 p.m. on Tuesdays this February. Winners will receive a $50 movie gift card. Earn 10 points playing your preferred games and receive an entry into the drawing.
Win up to $300 in free play during the “Heartbeats Free Play” promotion. Two winners will be selected each half-hour from 5 to 9 p.m. every Thursday in February. Get an entry with every 10 points accrued.
Get up to $300 cash during the “Candy Hearts Mystery of Cash” promotion every Monday this month. Two winners will be chosen every half-hour. Players will receive an entry with every 10 points they earn. Swipe your way to extra cash as part of the “Valentine’s Card Kiosk Game” from 8 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. this February. Patrons can win up to $500 in free play. Guests get one kiosk redemption with every 150 points they earn. There is a maximum of four redemptions per promotion day.
Lucky guests could walk away with $200 in cash as part of the “$30K For the Love of Ben” promotion from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturdays this month. Two winners will be chosen every half-hour. Earn a drawing entry with every 10 points accrued.
Treat yourself or someone you love to some bling from Tiffany & Co. Tesuque is giving away $1,000 gift cards as part of its “$24,000 Tiffany & Co. Giveaway” drawings from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Fridays in February. Guests get an entry when they accrue 10 points playing their favorite Tesuque games.
Tesuque wants you to be its Valentine on Feb. 14. Earn 300 points between 10 a.m. and 10 p.m. and receive a Zanzibar rose. There is a maximum of three rose redemptions, while supplies last.
Leap ahead with $400 in free play on Feb. 29. Be part of the “Leap Year Fun Play” promotion from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on the promotion day for a chance to win. Four winners will be picked every four hours. Earn an entry into the drawings with every 10 points accrued.
Make things a little cozier at home with the help of the “Let’s Snuggle Giveaway.” Earn 150 points and receive a luxury home bedding item from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. each Wednesday. There is a maximum of three redemptions each promotion day while supplies last.
For gambling promotions and entertainment information, call 800-462-2635 or visit tesuquecasino.com.
THE DOWNS RACETRACK & CASINO: Get to “The Heart of it All” with fun, gaming, food and entertainment at The Downs Racetrack & Casino. The Downs will have special Valentine’s Day menus at The Crown Room and the Downs Cafe.
Crown Room guests will have a choice of roasted red pepper crab dip or petite vegetable flatbread to start. It will be followed by a choice of roasted tomato bisque or a chopped romaine and micro-pasta salad. An intermezzo of raspberry sorbet will clean the palate to prepare for the entree of either bacon-wrapped beef filet and chef’s shrimp rellenos or wonton-crusted Atlantic salmon. The dinner ends with a cognac lava cake with chocolate-dipped strawberries. The dinner is $49.98 per person or $89.99 for a dinner for two. The menu will be available from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, Feb. 14 and Feb. 15.
A more casual experience awaits at the Downs Cafe. Diners can get a special meal for two for $42.99. Guests will each enjoy a mixed greens salad with house dressing, tomato, cucumber and onion. They will share a 14-ounce New York strip beef Wellington wrapped in puff pastry with a seared mushroom filling, served with mashed potatoes, garlic green beans, dinner rolls and butter. They will conclude the dinner with a shared dark chocolate cake with chocolate-dipped strawberries. The special menu will be available from 4 to 9 p.m. Feb. 13, 14 and 15.
For more information on The Downs, call 767-7171 or visit abqdowns.com.
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