Christmas and New Year’s may be weeks away, but Michigan casinos are in the holiday spirit all December.
You can find special promotions and giveaways all month at retail casinos around the state.
Some end of the month promotions for big prizes are allowing you to earn entries right now.
So don’t hesitate to jump on the offers being given this month. Get a look at all the different promotions that are taking place.
Bay Mills Resort & Casino giveaway
New Year’s Weekend Cash Giveaway
Bay Mills Resort & Casino will be giving away 10 $500 cash prizes on both Dec. 31 and Jan. 1.
On Saturday, Dec. 31, drawings will be held from 4 p.m. to midnight. On Jan. 1, drawings will be held from noon to 8 p.m.
You must be a Funcard member to participate and be actively gaming with your card at the time of the drawing.
FireKeepers Casino Promotions
Ring in the Riches SUV & Cash Giveaway
Entries can be earned now until Dec. 30 for the Ring in the Riches SUV & Cash Giveaway at FireKeepers Casino Hotel.
On Friday, Dec. 30 drawings will begin at 2 p.m. and run until 10 p.m. The drawings will be:
- 2 p.m.: Six $2,300 Red Hot Credit winners
- 4 p.m.: Three $2,300 Red Hot Credit & $2,300 cash winners
- 6 p.m.: One $23,000 cash winner
- 8 p.m.: One 2023 GMC Acadia winner
- 10 p.m.: One 2023 GMC Yukon AT4 winner
Receive one free entry each day by playing any eligible slot or table game with your Red Hot Rewards Club card. Get additional entries for every 100 points earned that day.
New Year’s Day slot specials
On Dec. 31 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., every 15 minutes one slot player will be randomly selected to receive $2,023 in Red Hot Credits.
Also, on Jan. 1 from 7 a.m. until 11:59 p.m., play any of your favorite slots to earn double the points.
Four Winds Casinos holiday promotions
Holiday Gift Express
On Saturday, Dec. 17, you can win great prizes in Four Winds Casinos Holiday Gift Express event.
At Four Winds New Buffalo and Four Winds South Bend, the following drawings take place:
- 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 5 p.m., 6 p.m., 8 p.m., 9 p.m.: Three winners of $500 instant credit/free slot play
- 4 p.m.: Three winners of a Nintendo Switch
- 7 p.m.: Three winners of an Apple iPad Air
- 10 p.m.: Three winners of a Sony Playstation 5
- 11 p.m.: One winner of $5,000 in cash.
At Four Winds Hartford and Four Winds Dowagiac, the following drawings take place:
- 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 5 p.m., 6 p.m., 8 p.m., 9 p.m.: Three winners of $250 instant credit/free slot play
- 4 p.m.: Two winners of a Nintendo Switch
- 7 p.m.: Two winners of an Apple iPad Air
- 10 p.m.: Two winners of a Sony Playstation 5
- 11 p.m.: One winner of $5,000 in cash.
W-Club Players Club member receive one free daily entry now until Dec. 17 by visiting a promotional kiosk. Earn additional entries playing slots, table games or live poker with your club card.
New Year’s Drawings
Four Winds will be giving away more than $115,000 in cash prizes on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.
From noon to 5 p.m. on Dec. 31, two players club members will be drawn each hour to win cash. It will be $2,500 at noon and $2,023 from 1-5 p.m. At 6 p.m., one lucky winner will get $5,000.
On Jan. 1 at 1 a.m. one lucky winner will get $20,000 in cash. At 2 a.m. one winner will get $10,000. Then, at 3 a.m., one winner will receive $5,000.
Later on Jan. 1, five guests will be drawn to win $1,000 at 2 p.m., 4 p.m., 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. At 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., two winners will be selected to win $5,000 in cash. At 8 p.m., one club member will win $10,000.
Entries for these drawings can be earned now through Jan. 1.
Gun Lake Casino giveaways
On Fridays in December from 7-10 p.m., each hour two winners will play Gingerbread Bucks. That is a matching game that can earn a player up to $5,000 in cash.
Guests receive one electronic drawing entry for every 50 rewards points earned from slot or table play. You can also earn one drawing for every 25 rewards points exchanged at a promotional kiosk.
Pick Your Present
On Dec. 10 and Dec. 17, drawings will be held at 7 p.m., 9 p.m. and 11 p.m.
Three guests will be drawn to select one gift from under the tree. One of the three guests advances to the bonus round where it will guess the cost of the five toys and win $2,000 for each correct guess.
Holiday Free Play Frenzy
On Dec. 24 from 3 a.m. to midnight, and on Dec. 25 from 6 p.m. to midnight, take part in Free Play Frenzy.
Guests just need to visit a promotional kiosk after earning 100 rewards points each day to claim a free play prize up to $1,000.
Rollin’ into the New Year
On Dec. 31, Gun Lake will be holding promotions all night as part of Rollin’ into the New Year.
At 7 p.m., 9 p.m. and 11 p.m. 10 winners will be drawn for $1,000 in free slot play.
At 1 a.m. on Jan. 1 one lucky winner will win a 2023 BMW X3 or a $36,000 cash option.
Hollywood Casino at Greektown promotions
Warehouse Gift Giveaway
On Dec. 15, all mychoice members who earn 10 tier points will receive one complimentary gift.
Just swipe your card at any kiosk and redeem the gift at the promotional area.
On Fridays in December, each 30 minutes from 6-10 p.m. one name will be drawn for a prize. On Dec. 30, a grand prize drawing at 10 p.m. will be held for a Jeep Grand Cherokee.
Mychoice members can earn entries daily by playing slots, video poker or table games. Entries are doubled on Wednesdays.
New Year’s Community Jackpot
On Dec. 31 from 6 p.m. to midnight, a community jackpot will start at $5,000 in cash. With each jackpot a mychoice member hits, the community pot will increase by $250.
At 12:30 a.m. on Jan. 1, three mychoice members will have their names drawn to split the community jackpot.
On Dec. 31 from 10:30 p.m.-midnight, every 15 minutes one member will be drawn to spin the 2023 wheel. Prizes include $500, $2,023 or $10,000 in cash.
Island Resort Casino holiday promotions
Every Wednesday in December, Island Club members 55 years of age or older receive a free Christmas Gift from Island Resort Casino.
Just visit the Island Club to claim your gift.
Kewadin Casinos promos
Gnome for the Holidays
On Saturdays in December at all Kewadin Casino locations, you can win your share of over $35,000 in cash and credits.
Hot seat drawings start at 5 p.m. for a chance to win up to $100 in Kewadin credits or $200 in cash.
Members must earn 50 base points to qualify for the drawings.
Leelanau Sands Casino holiday drawings
Snow Much Fun
On Sunday, Dec. 11 and Dec. 18, from 2-6 p.m., win a share of over $20,000 in cash and prizes.
You can win $1,000 sporting good gift card + $2,000 cash, a $500 sporting goods gift card + $1,000 cash, or $250-500 in cash.
Earn free daily entries at the casino and earn 25 additional entries for every 100 new base points earned each day until Dec. 12.
New Year, New Money
On Jan. 1 from 2-6 p.m. 23 different drawings will be held for players to win a share of $5,000 in cash.
Two will win $500, four will win $400, seven will win $200 and 10 will win $100 in cash.
Guests must earn 30 new base points on Jan. 1 for entry.
Little River Casino holiday giveaways
Making Spirts Bright Gold Giveaway
On Friday, Dec. 16, Little River Gold Club members can win $500 in River credits.
From 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., five winners will be called to receive the free credits.
Card members can swipe at any kiosk on event day between noon and 8:59 p.m. to receive bonus drawing entries.
Saint Nick of Time Giveaway
On Dec. 17 from 5-10 p.m., every hour two randomly selected players will take home $500 in cash or $500 in River credits. At 11 p.m., four additional players will each win $2,500 in holiday cash.
For entries, use your Players Club card to play your favorite slots or table games starting now through Dec. 17. On Dec. 17, players must swipe their card at the kiosk to activate and drop their entries into the drum.
December Wrap-Up Giveaway
On Dec. 30, from 4-9 p.m. three randomly selected players will take home $1,000 in cash or $1,000 in River credits.
At 10 p.m., three more players will each win $2,000 in cash. At 11 p.m., three final winners will each receive $5,000 in cash.
Entries for this giveaway can be earned now each day until Dec. 30. On drawing day, swipe your card at the kiosk to put your entries into the drum.
New Year’s Eve Giveaway
The giveaways continue on Dec. 31 at Little River. Between 1-10 p.m., 20 randomly selected players will in $2,022 in cash or River credits.
At 11 p.m., one winner will receive $22,000 in cash.
Entries for this giveaway can be earned now each day until Dec. 31. On drawing day, swipe your card at the kiosk to put your entries into the drum.
MGM Grand Detroit holiday promotion
Home for the Holidays
The MGM Grand Detroit is giving out free mortgage or rent for a year with its Home for the Holidays promotion.
Entries can be earned now through Dec. 17 by swiping your MGM Rewards member card at a kiosk or playing with your card at a slot machine or any table game.
On each Saturday, drawings are held between 2-9 p.m. with 10 winners earning $50 in FREEPLAY and an entry into the final 10 p.m. drawing.
At 10 p.m., the finalists select an envelope for a minimum of $250 in FREE PLAY. One will get the grand prize of the MGM Grand Detroit paying your mortgage or rent for a year.
FREEPLAY for a Year
MGM Grand Detroit will be giving out $1,000 in FREEPLAY every week for a year to a lucky winner this New Year’s.
Entries can be earned now until Dec. 31. Drawings will be held on Dec. 31 at 9 p.m., 11 p.m. and 1 a.m. on Jan. 1.
One winner at each drawing will earn the FREEPLAY for a year.
Holiday Hot Seats
On Sunday, Dec. 11 and Dec. 18, play your favorite slot machine at the MGM Grand Detroit for a chance to win a free holiday gift.
Between 3-7 p.m. on those days, each hour one actively playing MGM Rewards member will be randomly selected to win one of this year’s hottest tech gifts.
Free Kitchenware Set
On Thursday’s in December prior to Christmas, earn free pieces of a Kitchenware Set by playing slots at the MGM Grand Detroit.
Earn at least $6 in slot dollars by 8 p.m. and then swipe your card at a kiosk to redeem your piece for that week.
MotorCity Casino holiday giveaway
On Dec. 17, swipe your Club Metro card at a promotional kiosk between 4-8 p.m. to activate entries for the $25,000 cash drawing at 8 p.m.
Holiday Treat Giveaway
Invited Club Metro members will receive free treats this December by swiping their Club Metro card at a promotional kiosk.
Treats include Cinnamon-Roasted Assorted Nut Tin, Chocolatey Goodness and a 3-pack Toffee Set.
Northern Waters Casino Resort promotions
On Saturday’s in December and on New Year’s Eve, you can win up to $20,230 as part of Santa’s Riches.
Earn entries into the drawings from now until Dec. 31. Superior Club members receive one entry for every 50 same-day points. Club members also receive one free entry on each day of the drawings.
Each Saturday in December will feature drawings from 5-10 p.m. each half hour. Drawings start at $150 in free play and climb to $500 in free play. At 10 p.m. one player will win $1,000.
On New Year’s Eve, $50 Hot Seat drawings will take place every 15 minutes from noon-5 p.m. From 6-11:30 p.m. free play and cash drawings will be held. Free play starts at $223 and climbs to $1,023.
At 11 p.m., one winner will get $2,023 in cash. At 11:30 p.m. a grand prize of $20,230 will be given away.
Holly Jolly Hot Seats
On Friday’s in December from 5-10 p.m., 15 winners will be drawn to receive $150 in free play.
On Wednesday, Dec. 14 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., earn 60 same-day points to pick a reindeer. You can win up to $500 in cash.
Ojibwa Casinos holiday specials
On Saturday Dec. 10 and Dec. 17 from 2-9 p.m. you can win a share of $20,250 in cash and free play.
Play with your Rewards Club card to earn entries. If you hear your name called, you’ll select an elf holding a prize that ranges from $100 in free play up to $5,000 in cash.
Stockings Full of Free Play
On Tuesday’s in December win a stocking full of free play at Ojibwa Casinos.
From 2-8 p.m. one winner will be selected per hour to head to the Rewards Club and select a stocking with an amount from $50 and $500 in free play inside.
New Year’s Eve Cash & Free Play
Throughout the day, drawings will be held starting at noon.
From noon-4 p.m. one guest per hour will be called to win $250 in free play.
From 5-9 p.m., lucky guests will be awarded $500 in free play.
Starting at 10 p.m. and running until midnight, $1,000 in cash will be given out to lucky winners. At 12:15 a.m., two guests will win $2,023 in cash.
New Year’s Day Hot Seats
On Jan. 1 from noon to 8 p.m., hot seat drawings will take place. Hourly drawings will be held to give winners $223 in free play.
Saganing Eagles Landing Casino promos
Up on the Rooftop
On Saturday Dec. 10 and Dec. 17, you can win a share of over $30,000 in cash.
From 5-9 p.m., hourly drawings will be held for a chance to win up to $1,000 in cash. At 10 p.m., one lucky ACCESS Club member will win $5,000 in cash.
Club members receive one entry for every 200 points earned on their club card now through Dec. 17. You can earn 10X the entries on Monday, Dec. 12.
On Fridays in December from 5-10 p.m. hourly drawings will be held to smash a holiday ornament. Ornaments hold a prize that can be up to $1,000 in cash.
On Dec. 24 and Dec. 25 from 4 a.m. to 11:59 p.m., earn 800 points on your club card to win up to $250 in premium play.
Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort holiday giveaway
Reindeer Games $100K Giveaway
On Fridays in December from 6-10 p.m., hourly drawings will be held for your chance to play Reindeer Games to win cash prizes.
Winners select a reindeer for a chance to win the grand prize of $100,000 in cash.
ACCESS Club members receive one entry for every 300 points earned on their club card now until Dec. 30.
Drift Into Winter
On Saturdays you can win premium play or a Polaris Pro RMK Slash Snowmobile.
Each Saturday, starting at 6 p.m., hourly drawings will be held until 10 p.m. with $500 in premium play giveaways. At 11 p.m., one ACCESS Club member will win the snowmobile.
ACCESS Club members receive one entry for every 300 points earned on their club card now until Dec. 24.
On Dec. 31, starting at 8 p.m., one winner will be drawn every hour until 11 p.m. to win $2,023 in premium play.
At 12:30 a.m. on Jan. 1, one winner will be drawn for a grand prize of $22,023 in cash.
Turtle Creek Casino holiday promotions
Santa’s Stash of Cash
On Fridays and Wednesdays in December, you can win cash as part of over $30,000 in giveaways.
Each Wednesday, five Grand Rewards Players Club members will win $250 in cash.
Each Friday, two club members will win $1,000, one will win $750 and eight will win $500.
Club members receive a free daily entry and can earn 12 additional entries for every 100 new base points earned each day from now until Dec. 19.
New Year’s Eve Celebration
Turtle Creek has a promotions leading up to New Year’s starting on Thursday Dec. 29 and running through Sunday, Jan. 1. Random selections will be made for players actively playing a slot machine or table game during the drawing period.
- Dec. 29: From 7-10 p.m., 10 club members will win $500.
- Dec. 30: From 6-10 p.m., 10 club members will be selected to win $2,022 in cash prizes.
- Dec. 31: From noon-5 p.m., 10 club members will be selected to win $500 in cash. From 6-11 p.m., 10 club members will be selected to win $2,023.
- Jan. 1: From 2-6 p.m., two club members will be selected to win $500, four will win $400, seven will win $200 and 10 will win $100.