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If you haven’t been to the Emerald Island Casino recently, you may not know that we are in the midst of another renovation to improve the property and to enhance the comfort, convenience and enjoyment of our guests.  In 2014, we expanded the Emerald Island Grille to double our seating capacity.  In March of 2016, we started Phase One of a series of improvements which includes remodeling the men’s and women’s bathrooms. (more…)

In the Emerald Island Rewards Center we feature two exclusive vendor partners who provide pet care and boarding for dogs and cats as well as pet food and treats! The Soggy Dog offers full service dog and cat grooming, a self-service dog wash, pet food, toys and supplies. Camp Bow Wow provides day care and boarding for dogs of all ages and sizes. Stop by the Emerald Island Rewards Center to redeem your rewards points for vouchers for these and other merchants. (more…)

The City of Henderson, Nevada welcomes tourists for the 2016 spring season. The beautiful weather makes this one of the best times of the year to visit the Las Vegas Valley. Henderson is known as one of the best places to travel to in the United States, thanks to a low crime rate and an abundance of fun activities that the whole family can enjoy. This city is truly an oasis in the dessert, especially because it includes beautiful Lake Las Vegas in its territory. (more…)

Spring is almost here! The weather is warming up and on nice days you can open up the windows and let the fresh air in. With the nice weather and the prospect of great warm weather activities comes, cringe, spring cleaning! Here at the Emerald Island Casino we clean every inch of the casino and parking lot all year long! If you’ve ever been to the Emerald Island Casino around dawn on a Tuesday morning you may have seen our crew of carpet cleaners steam cleaning the carpets.
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Many take for granted that corned beef and cabbage has become a traditional Irish meal, especially for St. Patrick’s Day. However, the truth is that this tradition started most unexpectedly under a variety of different historical circumstances. If you really want to get to the heart of the matter, (more…)

Ok, well, how about Happy Intercalary Year?  No?  Well, then, Happy Leap Year!!! As strange as the words “Bissextile” and “Intercalary” may sound, there is nothing naughty about either.  Both words refer to the insertion of an extra day into the calendar to keep our modern day Gregorian calendar in alignment with the Earth’s revolutions around the sun. Scientists tell us that It takes the Earth approximately 365.242189 days – or 365 days, 5 hours, 48 minutes, (more…)

Even though it is only mid-February, tax time is fast approaching!  Tax Day 2016 is Monday, April 18th. Let Emerald Island Casino help you ease the stress! The payment of taxes in America has always been controversial.  From colonial protests against British taxation which ultimately led to the Revolutionary War, to the imposition of income tax in the 19th Century, to the ratification of the 16th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution in 1913, the amount and types of taxes we pay as U.S. citizens has always been hotly debated. (more…)

Did you know that Emerald Island Casino has over 400 latest poker, keno and video slots available? Yes, that’s right. We are the true penny king! Our casino offers the newest and the best penny slots from IGT, Ainsworth, WMS, Bally, U1 Gaming, Konami, and Aristocrat – making us Henderson, Nevada’s local’s #1 choice for gaming entertainment. (more…)