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Santa Ana Star offers Mustang giveaway, UFC viewing party

Santa Ana Star Casino is trying to help your sports car, UFC and electronic dance music wishes come true this month.

Earn entries now through July 30 for the “Red Hot Summer Mustang Giveaway” for your chance at a 2016 Ford Mustang. Receive an entry each time you accrue 500 points on your Star Rewards Club card. The big drawing will be held at 8 p.m. July 30. Ten winners will be selected in that drawing.

A view of the gaming floor outside The Stage nightclub at Santa Ana Star Casino. (Courtesy of Santa Ana Star Casino)

A view of the gaming floor outside The Stage nightclub at Santa Ana Star Casino. (Courtesy of Santa Ana Star Casino)

Nine of them will win cash prizes, and one will drive away in a new Mustang.

Lounge 54 inside Santa Ana Star Casino has you covered for all the UFC action. Watch Robbie Lawler defend his Welterweight Title against Tyron Woodley during UFC 201 on July 30 on the lounge’s HDTVs. Doors open at 5 p.m., and cover is $10 a person. Win some cool UFC gear during drawings during the event, which includes several bouts leading up to the main fight. Attendees must be age 21 or older.

After UFC 201 wraps up, the Tijerina Acoustic Trio will entertain guests.

But you don’t have to wait for a UFC fight to be entertained at Lounge 54. It features local performers beginning at 9 p.m. every Friday and Saturday. David and Co. performs tonight and Saturday, July 23.

If you enjoy partying on a larger scale, head over to The Stage. The venue brings a touch of Vegas nightlife to New Mexico. The Stage will host rising EDM stars Brodinski and Ryan Hemsworth on July 29. Tickets are $14.99 early bird and $19.99 general admission, plus fees, at

In the meantime, enjoy Ladies Night every Friday at The Stage. Ladies get in free all night to dance the night away to the sounds of DJ Andy Gil, who will be mixing up the best Top 40, hip-hop and EDM.

Also, enjoy $2 drink specials on Long Island iced teas, Fireball shots, Skyy vodka mixed drinks, draft beers and more. The Stage turns things up on Saturdays during Vegas Nights.

The venue brings the energy and excitement of the nightlife of Las Vegas, Nev., to you. Enjoy spectacular light shows, specialty cocktails and more.

For more information on The Stage, visit To find out about all the happenings at Santa Ana Star Casino, call 867-0000 or visit

ISLETA RESORT & CASINO: Isleta continues its “Jeep Patriot Giveaway” and its “Patriotic Hot Seats” through the end of July.

Every two hours between 2 p.m. and 10 p.m., five winners will have their chance to win up to $1,000 and qualify to win a new Jeep Patriot. Drawings will be held every Saturday through July 30.

Win up to $500 in cash every hour between 10 a.m. and 10 p.m. each Friday through July 29. Just play with your Isleta Eagle Players Club card inserted in your favorite machine or presented at any table game to be eligible.

“Power U-Spin” is back at Isleta. Play your favorite Power Play enabled slot machine and watch the meter fill from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. every Tuesday in July. Earn a spin with every 500 points accrued playing your preferred Power Play-enabled slot machine and win up to $1,000 in free slot play.

At the tables, be part of the “Aces Cracked” promotion from 2 to 11 p.m. Mondays this month. Play your pocket aces to the end of the showdown and receive $25 in chips if you lose. The promotion applies to all Texas Hold ’em games of all limits.

It’s “High Hand of the Hour” every hour between 2 and 10 p.m. Wednesdays. Win $50 in chips when you make a qualifying high hand during a live game and are not beaten during the promotional hour. The $50 in chips will roll over if there is no high hand during the hour.

Get rewarded for playing the tables between 2 and 11 p.m. Thursdays. Players can earn one drawing ticket for every hour of live play for a chance to win $100 in Isleta’s Player Reward drawings.

For more information on Isleta promotions and more, call 724-3800 or visit