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The Emerald Island Casino’s Keno games offer all of the fun of live Keno without the hassle. Machine based Keno gives players rapid fire play without waiting for slow, tedious live ball draws.  Whether you are an experienced player or just starting to play, playing Keno is a lot of fun and learning to play is easy. Keno is a lottery style game. Players wager by choosing numbers ranging from 1 through 80. After a player chooses his or her numbers and makes their wager, twenty “balls” are drawn by a random number generator.  Payouts, or “paytables” are clearly displayed on the game screen. (more…)

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…)