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Jul 28, 2022 12:24:00 PM4 min read

Grand Sierra Resort is the destination for summer fun this August with classic cars, live entertainment, and exciting gaming promotions, tournaments and drawings

RENO, Nev. (July 28, 2022) – Enjoy the peak of summer with classic cars, legendary entertainment and a medley of sizzling casino events at Grand Sierra Resort this August. Players don’t want to miss out on becoming a member of the Infinity Rewards program. Cardholders are eligible to receive unique benefits at both GSR and SAHARA Las Vegas, receive personalized offers and enjoy one-of-a-kind access to everything the resorts have to offer.

Hot August Nights
Celebrate the nostalgia of classic cars and rock-n-roll during Hot August Nights at GSR. During the first week of August, GSR is proud to participate in Hot August Nights as an official event venue for the annual week-long car show. Reno’s largest resort will host show-n-shine competitions along with dazzling outdoor entertainment performances.

$10,000 Classic Cherry Show-n-Shine
From Tuesday, Aug. 2 through Saturday, Aug. 6, the GSR parking lot will be brimming with contestants from across the country, all eager to showcase their classic vehicles and snag some prize money. The daily “Best of Show” winner receives $500, and four runners up will win $250. On Saturday, judges will select the “Grand Overall Best of Show” who will take home $4,000. The competition will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and guests are encouraged to visit the website for more information regarding parking.

Live Entertainment on the Outdoor Stage
Nothing pairs better with America’s love for classic cars than rock-n-roll. GSR’s outdoor stage will feature a variety of rocking good concerts during the Hot August Nights spectacle. All performances begin at 8:15 p.m. with a special appearance by Tony V on Tuesday, Aug. 2 at 4:30 p.m.

  • Kraig Parker as Elvis, Tuesday, Aug. 2
  • Blood, Sweat & Tears, Wednesday, Aug. 3
  • Blue Oyster Cult, Thursday, Aug. 4
  • Starship feat. Mickey Thomas, Friday, Aug. 5
  • KC & The Sunshine Band, Saturday, Aug. 6

Zoltar Free Spin
Test your fortune with the all-knowing Zoltar. Be one of the first 500 participants to win one free max bet spin on the Zoltar Triple Jackpot game. Stop by any promotional kiosk to receive a free spin voucher on Saturday, Aug. 6 from 5 to 8 p.m. Free spin prizes will only be awarded if $5 or more is won on the free spin. If there is not a $5 or more payout, the winnings will remain on the machine and continue to grow until a $5 payout or more hits.

$35,000 All Star Slot Tournament
It’s game time at GSR this summer! Hit the casino floor for the $35,000 All Star Slot Tournament, running from Friday, Aug. 26 through Sunday, Aug. 28 with a top prize of $6,000 in cash or free play. All Infinity Rewards Members can participate with an invitation or a $50 entry fee in cash, chips or comp dollars. Registration will be held at the desk outside of VIP Services on Saturday, Aug. 26 from 5 to 9 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 27 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Guests will play two tournament sessions consisting of two minutes each. Round one begins on Saturday, Aug. 27 at 1 p.m., and round two begins on Sunday, Aug. 28 at 11 a.m. – sessions run every seven minutes. Winners will be determined by the combined first and second-round scores.

$100,000 Buried Treasure Bonanza
The hunt for hidden fortunes is just around the corner with the $100,000 Buried Treasure Bonanza. With over 400 total winners and a chance to win $20,000, Infinity Reward Members can hurry and start earning entries on Friday, July 29 beginning at 4 a.m. and continue racking up entries until Saturday, Sept. 3 at 11:59 p.m. This lucrative bonanza features weekly drawings on Fridays and Saturdays at 6 p.m., 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. – prizes range from $100 to $1,000 in free play. The spectacular Grand Finale will take place on Saturday, Sept. 3 and will feature three drawings (8 p.m., 10 p.m. and midnight) with incredible prizes including free play ranging from $100 to $250 and cash prizes ranging from $5,000 to $20,000. Guests can earn double entries every Sunday and Wednesday. Drawing entries must be activated by swiping at any promotional kiosk within one hour of each drawing time. Guests must be present to win and will have three minutes to claim the prize.

Twenty-Twenty Twosdays Slot Tournament
Tuesdays will bring the fun all year with the $2,200 Tuesday Slot Tournament. Join Grand Sierra Resort every Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m. in 2022 for a chance to win a top prize of $500 in free play. Each tournament is two minutes long; winners will be determined by rank of scores highest to lowest. Registration will be at the registration desk at the Tournament Area in Crystal Lounge. Entry is complimentary with Infinity Rewards invitation or 25 earned base points.

Thursday Point Multipliers
Earn more points on Thursdays. With Infinity Rewards, players earn multipliers every day just for being a rewards member. Every Thursday, players can take away even more points – anywhere between 2X points and 12X points depending on their card level. Members should visit any promotional kiosk to redeem the offer.

To find out more about great deals and promotions across the resort and to learn more about Infinity Rewards, visit

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