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Fidget Spinners-Emerald Island Casino
​Do you remember Hula-hoops?  Giga pets (Tamagotchi)? Slinkys? Well here comes another toy for people with a lot of excess time and energy on their hands! The new ‘it’ toy for people who can’t sit still and are always fidgety is here! Aptly named, the Fidget Spinner is this summer’s newest fad.  But, are they more fun than playing your favorite penny slots at the Emerald Island Casino – Henderson’s favorite local casino!?!
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Whether you have heard Tim making an overhead announcement  with his signature line “Every Day is Promotion Day at the Emerald Island Casino!”, seen him with his sleeves rolled up working side by side with the kitchen staff or chatted with him on the casino floor, it is clear that he is dedicated to making every guest feel like family at the Emerald Island Casino.  Often putting in 70 or more hours a week, Tim (co-owner with his twin brother Mike) wears many hats at the Emerald Island Casino including marketing, overseeing the on-going construction remodel and managing operations.   You’d expect that he would have his hands full, but, really, that is just his day job!   
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​The new Konami Synkros Slot Program is up and running!  Thank you to our valued guests for your patience!  As promised, we are now introducing features of the system to improve your experience here at the Emerald Island Casino. Now, for your convenience, you can use the system to check whether you have qualified for one of our exciting daily promotions without leaving your seat and walking to the Emerald Island Rewards Center. All it takes is four easy steps:
1.  Insert your new Emerald Island Casino Players’ Card into your favorite game. 2.  Locate and touch the ‘gear icon’ on the information screen.  (It is the little purple one) (more…)

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​To make a great omelet you’ve got to break a few eggs, and to make an even better environment for our guests, we’ve got to tear down a few walls!  We just started to do that this week!!! At the Emerald Island Casino we are proud to announce that demolition has started on the final phase of our remodel.   today we kicked off the expansion of the casino floor, the addition of a second set of patron restrooms and the construction of a new and improved Emerald Island Rewards Center!
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Mayor Andy Hafen recently visited the Emerald Island Casino with the Alan Stock Show (KXNT 840AM) that broadcasts here live on-air once a month.  He is and has been a huge supporter of Downtown Henderson and its redevelopment, including the renovations at Emerald Island, Water St. District and surrounding areas. Mayor Hafen was elected in 2009 and then re-elected in April 2013 as the city’s 12th mayor. (more…)

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Mayor Andy Hafen recently visited the Emerald Island Casino with the Alan Stock Show (KXNT 840AM) that broadcasts here live on-air once a month.  He is and has been a huge supporter of Downtown Henderson and its redevelopment, including the renovations at Emerald Island, Water St. District and surrounding areas. Mayor Hafen was elected in 2009 and then re-elected in April 2013 as the city’s 12th mayor. (more…)

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On May 23, 2017, we will celebrate our official 14th Anniversary! But, the real fun begins on May 20, 2017, when we celebrate our anniversary with you, our valued guests!  Please come party with us as we throw one of our renowned guest appreciation parties to fete our great run of 14 years and counting! (more…)

Emerald Island Casino - penny casino
It seems another effort is underway to eliminate the penny!  An Act, which also seeks to totally replace the dollar bill with a coin, was announced last week by U.S. Senators John McCain and Mike Enzi. The act has a long boring name, but a great acronym.  The official name is the Currency Optimization, Innovation, and National Savings Act of 2017, or the COINS Act for short. Citing the high cost of making a penny and claiming that dollar bills don’t fit into the modern economy, the authors of the Act claim that the cost savings of the plan could be as high as $16 billion.
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Emerald Island Casino App
If you are reading this you are already tech savvy and familiar with the social media content on our website and our Facebook page.  But, did you know that the Emerald Island Casino has it’s very own App?  Not only do we have a Mobile App which is a convenient way to stay connected with our promotions, events and menu – it has just gotten a major upgrade! The Emerald Island Casino is proud to announce our new App available on Android and Apple devices!  Michael Losey has been working hard to update and improve the App content and design. ​
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