Friday, August 5, 2011


Las Vegas, NV. (August 4, 2011) – Riviera Hotel & Casino proudly announces the opening of its new bingo room, the only one on the Las Vegas Strip, on August 12, 2011.

The bingo room will be managed by Bobby Taylor, who came to the Riviera after a decade at the Plaza Hotel & Casino. With over 28 years of experience, Taylor is excited to provide a state-of-the-art bingo room along with quality customer service. “We are excited to be the casino to bring bingo back to the Strip and to offer another great amenity to our players and guests,” said Taylor.

The state-of-the-art 6,000-square-foot bingo room, featuring handheld and fixed-based units, will offer six sessions daily: 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm, 7pm and 9pm. Every session will feature Progressive Double Action, Progressive Bonus Double Action and Progressive Cash Ball games. On the grand opening day of the bingo room, players will receive a logo t-shirt with any bingo buy-in, while supplies last. With easy access off Paradise Road and just steps away from the parking garage, the bingo room will provide convenience to both locals and tourists.

The Riviera bingo room will also be holding a $200,000 bingo tournament with Superstar Bingo on October 17 and 18. The game will feature a $25,000 coverall each day along with 28 games per day. Buy-in for both days is $150. Reservations are being taken at this time by calling 702-794-9527 or 800-637-5687.

About Riviera Hotel & Casino

Celebrating more than 50 years of non-stop entertainment, the Riviera Hotel & Casino is one of the iconic casino and hotel destinations in Las Vegas. With over 2,000 hotel rooms and 160,000 square feet of convention space, the Riviera brings a rich tradition of quality, service and hospitality excellence. Located on the north end of Las Vegas Boulevard, the Riviera features a variety of restaurants and entertainment such as “Crazy Girls” and “Dr. Scott Lewis: Outrageous Comedy Hynotist.”

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