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Sep

26

2022

Talking ‘Bout Tunica: Pop Culture Heavy Hitters in Your Favorite Casino City

The casino life is big, flashy, and full of fun, so it’s no wonder Tunica is the perfect backdrop for stories, movies, and more. As we gain a reputation for the place to be we try to keep up with who is saying what and how Tunica shows up in pop culture. We’ve started compiling a list of known and possible Tunica references. Check them out and see if you can help us add to the list! Mississippi Grind (2014) Sam’s Town shows up on the silver screen in all the casino shots. Walk the Line (2005) This heart-yanking biodrama…

The casino life is big, flashy, and full of fun, so it’s no wonder Tunica is the perfect backdrop for stories, movies, and more. As we gain a reputation for the place to be we try to keep up with who is saying what and how Tunica shows up in…

Aug

23

2022

Tunica is Your Place for Comedy!

If you’re looking for fun and are ready to LOL all your cares away, head to Tunica this fall! Great comedic acts are filling the stages in 2022. Gold Strike is proud to present the world-renowned Bonkerz Comedy Series every Thursday night in the Gold Strike Theater. The weekly stand-up comedy series continues through October. “We are happy to bring live comedy to the intimate 800-seat Gold Strike Theater,” said Gold Strike General Manager Max Fisher. “The talented lineup of seasoned comics and rising stars will deliver a blend of diverse perspectives that are hilarious, relatable and entertaining for everyone…

If you’re looking for fun and are ready to LOL all your cares away, head to Tunica this fall! Great comedic acts are filling the stages in 2022. Gold Strike is proud to present the world-renowned Bonkerz Comedy Series every Thursday night in the Gold Strike Theater. The weekly stand-up…

Jul

01

2022

First Timer Tips & Tricks for the Best Possible Casino Experience

Just like most sports and recreation, there’s etiquette involved in the casino experience. It can be daunting not to know the unspoken rules. So, we’ve put together the low-down for the soon to be high-rollers. If you’re new to the casino scene, here are a few things to keep in mind: (more…)

Just like most sports and recreation, there’s etiquette involved in the casino experience. It can be daunting not to know the unspoken rules. So, we’ve put together the low-down for the soon to be high-rollers. If you’re new to the casino scene, here are a few things to keep in…

Jun

30

2022

4th of July Weekend 2022 – What to do?

Looking for a good time this 4th of July? Need to getaway? Check out this list of promotions and events at each casino in Tunica. For a complete list or more details for specific promos or events, visit tunicatravel.com. (more…)

Looking for a good time this 4th of July? Need to getaway? Check out this list of promotions and events at each casino in Tunica. For a complete list or more details for specific promos or events, visit tunicatravel.com. (more…)

Apr

05

2022

Check Out the Ultimate Tunica Road Trip Playlist

We all know life is better when there’s a playlist. Songs can transport us to our favorite places and moments in our lives. All the movies we know and love best have a slapping soundtrack (and one that we probably know by heart!). We’re here to make your next Tunica road trip a pure cinematic experience. So, set your dial, aux, Bluetooth—or whatever way you play your tunes en route—to these smooth sounds that’ll put you in the mood for Tunica. We’re going to start things off nice and easy now with a few classic favorites. These will get you…

We all know life is better when there’s a playlist. Songs can transport us to our favorite places and moments in our lives. All the movies we know and love best have a slapping soundtrack (and one that we probably know by heart!). We’re here to make your next Tunica…

Mar

23

2022

April Festival Frenzy – Gateway to the Blues 25% Off

Stop by the Gateway to the Blues Museum & Visitor Center on your way to or from one of these festivals, mention which festival you're heading to/from and receive 25% OFF YOUR ENTIRE PURCHASE at the gift shop! Tunica Rivergate Festival - Tunica, MS Juke Joint Festival - Clarksdale, MS Double Decker Arts Festival - Oxford, MS Delta Gospel Music Festival - Tunica, MS Discount honored Thursday, April 21 - Monday, April 25 and can only be used in person. Museum passes are not eligible for discount. Gateway to the Blues hours are Monday-Friday 8:30 am - 5 pm, Saturday…

Stop by the Gateway to the Blues Museum & Visitor Center on your way to or from one of these festivals, mention which festival you're heading to/from and receive 25% OFF YOUR ENTIRE PURCHASE at the gift shop! Tunica Rivergate Festival - Tunica, MS Juke Joint Festival - Clarksdale, MS…

Dec

22

2021

Ring in the New Year 2022

1st Jackpot Tunica Entertainment: Unfazed at Stage Bar from 8p-12a Party favor distribution New Year’s Day - $500,000 myLuxury Car Experience grand prize drawing at 10pm   Fitz Casino & Hotel Car Giveaway 12/31 @ 11:30p New Year’s Eve countdown with party hat distribution on casino floor All-You-Can-Eat Buffet $19.99: December 31 4p-11p & January 1 11a-10p   Gold Strike Casino Resort Entertainment: Triggerproof at Stage2 9p-2:30a Complimentary champagne toast at midnight Dining Options: Chicago Steakhouse – Prix Fixe Menu from 5:30p-11p – Reservations required BetMGM – Prix Fixe Menu from 5p-11p – Reservations required Buffet Americana – Reservations not…

1st Jackpot Tunica Entertainment: Unfazed at Stage Bar from 8p-12a Party favor distribution New Year’s Day - $500,000 myLuxury Car Experience grand prize drawing at 10pm   Fitz Casino & Hotel Car Giveaway 12/31 @ 11:30p New Year’s Eve countdown with party hat distribution on casino floor All-You-Can-Eat Buffet $19.99:…

Nov

08

2021

Taking a Road Trip to Tunica, Mississippi

An ideal destination for couples and adults over the age of 21, Tunica, Mississippi, and the surrounding area are home to a plethora of exciting gaming opportunities, locations along the Mississippi Blues Trail, relaxing accommodations, and much more. If you’re planning a road trip, allow Tunica Convention & Visitors Bureau and Gateway to the Blues Museum and Visitors Center to act as your tour guide and fill you in on everything tourists should know about visiting Tunica, Mississippi. Numerous Casinos and Casino Hotels to Choose From The Tunica area is known for its exciting casinos and casino hotels, which makes…

An ideal destination for couples and adults over the age of 21, Tunica, Mississippi, and the surrounding area are home to a plethora of exciting gaming opportunities, locations along the Mississippi Blues Trail, relaxing accommodations, and much more. If you’re planning a road trip, allow Tunica Convention & Visitors Bureau…

Sep

28

2021

Sports Betting and Parlays

There are times sports bettors think they've zeroed in on multiple winners and are tempted to bet parlays -- betting multiple teams, with all required to win for the bettor to collect. The temptation is in the payoffs. Let's use parlays on point-spread bets as an example. Point-spread bets or over/unders pay at even-money, minus the 10 percent vigorish. Win three $11 point spread bets, and you win a total of $30. What if you made just one $10 bet on a three-team parlay instead? Odds may vary from book to book, but at the Nevada books that are the…

There are times sports bettors think they've zeroed in on multiple winners and are tempted to bet parlays -- betting multiple teams, with all required to win for the bettor to collect. The temptation is in the payoffs. Let's use parlays on point-spread bets as an example. Point-spread bets or…

Sep

15

2021

Brush Up on Your Blackjack Before Visiting Tunica

Twenty-one—a number that fills us with adventure and hope. Of all the traditional games of chance, blackjack enjoys a special place in our hearts! It’s the one we learned first, the game we played for nickels with family or at sleepovers. It’s like an old friend tucked into a deck of cards. Even now, among the gorgeous racket of a casino floor, the blackjack table becomes an oasis of familiarity. But while sleepover blackjack and casino blackjack share a lot in common, there are some key differences worth remembering. If you’re dreaming about green felt and the exhilarating swoosh of…

Twenty-one—a number that fills us with adventure and hope. Of all the traditional games of chance, blackjack enjoys a special place in our hearts! It’s the one we learned first, the game we played for nickels with family or at sleepovers. It’s like an old friend tucked into a deck…