Rev Your Engines with Boyd Gaming Events and Promotions During NASCAR Weekend in Las Vegas

Rev Your Engines with Boyd Gaming Events and Promotions During NASCAR Weekend in Las Vegas
Boyd Gaming – the longest-running title sponsor of the NASCAR Xfinity Series Boyd Gaming 300 race – is celebrating the 21st anniversary of Las Vegas’ Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series weekend 2018! Boyd Gaming properties throughout the Las Vegas Valley will be hosting special events and promotions for the race, including live entertainment and a charity auction benefiting Speedway Children’s Charities.

Race Weekend HQ – Aliante Casino + Hotel + Spa, www.aliantegaming.com
Conveniently located just 10 miles from the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Aliante Casino + Hotel + Spa will host the official after-party on March 3, serve up specialty cocktails and is the prime destination for fueling up at one of its many restaurants before or after the race.

Live Entertainment – Access Showroom
All Star Friday Nights – March 2 at 9 p.m. – free
Boyd Gaming 300 Official Race After-Party – March 3 at 7:30 p.m. – tickets from $19.95 plus taxes and fees

  • The after-party will kick off with a Q&A session at 7:30 p.m. with NASCAR Driver Ryan Blaney and veteran FOX Sports Pit Reporter Jamie Little followed by a live performance at 8 p.m. by Black Jacket Symphony: AC/DC’s “Back In Black.” There will be giveaways and autographed prizes along with beer and drink specials. Attendees must be 21 years of age and older.

Specialty Cocktails and Beer Specials
The following specialty drinks will be available for $5 at Aliante Casino’s Race & Sports Bar and ETA Lounge:

  • The Green Flag – Stoli Vodka, melon liqueur, white cranberry juice, Mist Twist, lime juice
  • The Red Flag – Stoli Vodka, Bayou Rum, Red Bull, cranberry juice
  • The Caution Flag – Bayou Rum, sweet and sour mix, Mist Twist
  • The Black Flag – Kahlua, Mist Twist, Galliano
  • Daytona Rollin’ Thunder – Southern Comfort, Triple Sec, Crown Royal, Peach Schnapps, orange & pineapple juice
  • Red Hot Race Car (Shot) – Jack Daniels Tennessee Fire, Daniels Tennessee Honey
  • Winner’s Circle – Jim Beam, Mist Twist, Goldschlager

The following beer specials will also be available at Aliante’s casino bars:

  • $2 bottle $9 bucket (5) – Bud Light, Bud, Michelob Ultra, Shock Top, Goose Island IPA
  • $3 bottle $12 (5) Craft/Import – Corona, Heineken, Sierra Nevada, 805, Four Peaks, Stella
  • $2 16oz. draft – Bud Light, Stella, Shock Top, 4 Peaks

Speedway Children’s Charities Drivers Auction
The Speedway Children’s Charities Drivers Auction will take place on March 1 at Sam’s Town Live! inside Sam’s Town Hotel and Gambling Hall with a special guest appearance from NASCAR’s Ty Dillon, driver of the No. 13 GEICO Camaro ZL1. The silent auction, benefiting the Las Vegas Chapter of the Speedway Children’s Charities, will feature an array of racing memorabilia and other items. During the live auction, attendees will have the chance to bid on the ride of a lifetime – a chance to join a Monster Energy Cup Series or Xfinity Series driver during the pre-race parade lap for the Pennzoil 400 or Boyd Gaming 300. Doors open at 5 p.m. and bidding will begin at 6 p.m.

Xfinity Series Boyd Gaming 300
Prepare to experience the rush of an action-packed race!

Friday, March 2
12:05 p.m.       Xfinity Series Boyd Gaming 300 Practice
3 p.m.              Xfinity Series Boyd Gaming 300 Final Practice

Saturday, March 3
10:05 a.m.       Xfinity Series Boyd Gaming 300 Qualifying
1 p.m.             Xfinity Series Boyd Gaming 300 (200 laps, 300 miles)

RaceDay Shuttle Service
Looking for a ride to and from the track? The Las Vegas Motor Speedway offers RaceDay Express Shuttle Buses, which will available at Main Street Station March 2-4 to the general public and ticket holders.

NASCAR aficionados can purchase a three-day round trip for $119 or a Sunday only round trip for $85. Prices increase $5 starting Monday of race week. Shuttle passes can be purchased at Main Street Station in front of the Social Club on the day of the event. A one-way return on Sunday only will also be available for $65, purchase on-site only. All prices listed are for event ticket holders. Non-ticket holders will be subject to higher fees.

The shuttle schedule and additional information is available at Main Street Station in front of the Social Club or by visiting www.lvms.com. Shuttle times and locations are subject to change. Transportation services are provided by certified carriers licensed by the NTA.

Live Entertainment throughout the valley

Cannery Casino and Hotel, www.cannerycasino.com
The Club


  • Masters Of Puppets: Tribute to Metallica – March 3 at 8 p.m. – tickets from $20 plus taxes and fees

Suncoast Hotel and Casino, www.suncoastcasino.com
Suncoast Showroom


  • Decades Dance Party – March 3 at 8 p.m. – free


The Orleans Hotel and Casino, www.orleanscasino.com
Orleans Showroom

  • Sawyer Brown – March 2 at 8 p.m. – tickets from $34.95 plus taxes and fees
  • Uncle Kracker – March 3 at 8 p.m. – tickets from $34.95 plus taxes and fees

Promotions
Enter to Win a 2019 VIP Race Experience
The prize package includes a five-day/four-night stay at a Las Vegas Boyd Gaming property, tickets for the NASCAR race weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Neon Garage access, $500 in slot dollars, a $250 dining credit and $250 in airfare credits. Contestants can enter online at BoydGaming300.com/Giveaways.

Room and Ticket Packages for Fall 2018 and Spring 2019
Want to get a head start on planning for this fall and next year’s spring race weekends? Boyd Gaming room and ticket packages for both upcoming events will be available for purchase beginning race weekend.

Free Boyd Gaming 300 Commemorative B Connected Card
Race into the California, Fremont, Gold Coast, Main Street Station, The Orleans, Sam’s Town, Suncoast, Aliante, Cannery and Eastside Cannery to pick up a Boyd Gaming 300 Commemorative B Connected card and racing lanyard. Earn at least 100 points to receive a free Boyd Gaming 300 hat, available March 2-4. New members will receive $5 in slot dollars after playing their first $5.

For more information and a complete list of all Boyd Gaming 300 events and promotions, visit www.boydgaming300.com. All acts, times, prices and information related to these events are subject to change. Connect with Boyd Gaming 300 events on social media using the hashtag #BoydGaming300.

About Boyd Gaming
Headquartered in Las Vegas, Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) is a leading diversified owner and operator of 24 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana and Mississippi.  Boyd Gaming press releases are available at www.prnewswire.com.  Additional news and information on Boyd Gaming can be found at www.boydgaming.com.

Boyd Gaming Delivers High-Octane Events and Promotions Throughout NASCAR Weekend in Las Vegas

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Delivers High-Octane Events and Promotions Throughout NASCAR Weekend in Las Vegas

NASCAR legend Jeff Gordon, along with other drivers, to appear at various Boyd Gaming properties

Drivers, start your engines! Boyd Gaming – sponsor of the NASCAR Xfinity Series Boyd Gaming 300 race – is the place to be during Las Vegas’ NASCAR Weekend 2015. Boyd Gaming properties throughout the Las Vegas Valley will be hosting special events and promotions for the race, including NASCAR driver appearances, live entertainment and a charity auction benefiting Speedway Children’s Charities. Events include:

NASCAR Driver Appearances
Thursday, March 5
The Speedway Children’s Charities Drivers Auction will take place on Thursday, March 5 at Sam’s Town Live! inside Sam’s Town Hotel and Gambling Hall (5111 Boulder Highway, Las Vegas, NV 89122). The silent auction, benefiting the Las Vegas Chapter of the Speedway Children’s Charities, will feature an array of racing memorabilia and other items. During the live auction, attendees will have the chance to bid on the ride of a lifetime — a chance to ride around the speedway with your favorite NASCAR Sprint Cup Series or NASCAR Xfinity Series hero during the parade lap for the Kobalt 400 or Boyd Gaming 300.

Clint Bowyer, Driver of the No. 15 5-Hour Energy Toyota, will participate in an interview session with Fox Sports personality Jeff Hammond. Doors open at 5 p.m. and bidding will begin at 6 p.m. Admission is free.

Friday, March 6
The legendary Jeff Gordon, Driver of the No. 24 Pepsi Chevrolet SS, presented by Pepsi, will make a live appearance at The Orleans Hotel and Casino (4500 West Tropicana Avenue). Chris Myers of Fox Sports will host the event. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and admission is free.

Carl Edwards, Driver of the No. 19 ARRIS Toyota, will make a live appearance at the Fremont Hotel and Casino (200 Fremont Street). Jeff Hammond of Fox Sports will host the event. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and admission is free.

Xfinity Series Boyd Gaming 300
Prepare to experience the rush of an action-packed race. The second running of the Boyd Gaming 300 (previously known as the Sam’s Town 300) will take place at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday, March 7.

Friday, March 6
1:30 p.m. – NASCAR Xfinity Series Boyd Gaming 300 practice
3 p.m. – NASCAR Xfinity Series Boyd Gaming 300 final practice

Saturday, March 7
9:45 a.m. – NASCAR Xfinity Series Boyd Gaming 300 qualifying
1 p.m. – NASCAR Xfinity Series Boyd Gaming 300 (200 laps, 300 miles)

Live Entertainment
The Marshall Tucker Band, March 6-7
After the race, head to The Orleans Showroom for the official Boyd Gaming 300 After-Party, featuring The Marshall Tucker Band.

For more than 30 years, The Marshall Tucker Band has influenced country music greats Alabama, The Kentucky Headhunters, Confederate Railroad and Travis Tritt with its definitive blend of rock, rhythm & blues, jazz, country and gospel. With hit singles “Heard It In a Love Song,” “Fire On The Mountain,” “Can’t You See” and “Take The Highway,” The Marshall Tucker Band has produced seven gold and three platinum albums. They also scored four hit singles on Billboard’s country chart and one on Billboard’s gospel chart.

Showtimes are 8 p.m. on Friday, March 6 and Saturday, March 7. Tickets start at $29.95 plus taxes and fees and are available for purchase at www.orleanscasino.com.

Speedway Superstar Contest
In advance of NASCAR weekend, on Friday, February 20, more than 20 contestants will face off in The Orleans Showroom, located within Orleans Hotel and Casino, for the title of “Speedway Superstar.” The winner will get the chance to perform the National Anthem before tens of thousands of NASCAR fans at the Boyd Gaming 300 race at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and finals begin at 7 p.m., admission is free.

Promotions
NASCAR Viewing Parties
Leading up to the race in March, Boyd Gaming properties including The Orleans Hotel and Casino, Gold Coast Hotel and Casino, Suncoast Hotel and Casino and Sam’s Town Hotel and Gambling Hall will be hosting NASCAR viewing parties – kicking off with the Daytona 500 on Saturday, February 22. Guests in attendance will have the chance to win NASCAR weekend tickets, Neon Garage passes and hats during the viewing parties at each property.

Enter to Win a 2016 VIP Race Experience
The prize package includes a 5-day/4-night stay at a Las Vegas Boyd Gaming hotel, two NASCAR weekend terrace tickets, $500 in slot dollars, a $250 dining credit and $250 in airfare credits. Contestants can enter online or on-site during the driver appearance events.

Room and Ticket Packages
To provide guests with the ultimate convenience and racing enjoyment, room and ticket packages are available March 5 – 9, at The Orleans Hotel and Casino, Gold Coast Hotel and Casino, Suncoast Hotel and Casino, Sam’s Town Hotel and Gambling Hall, California Hotel and Casino, Fremont Hotel and Casino, and Main Street Station Casino Brewery Hotel.

For further information and a complete list of all Boyd Gaming 300 events and promotions, visit www.boydgaming300.com. All acts, times, prices and information related to these events are subject to change.

Discuss Boyd Gaming 300 events on social media using the hash tag #BoydGaming300.

About Boyd Gaming
Headquartered in Las Vegas, Boyd Gaming is a leading diversified owner and operator of 22 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and New Jersey. Additional news and information on Boyd Gaming can be found at www.boydgaming.com.