Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino Archives

Shula’s Steak House earns Wine Spectator award

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For the fourth consecutive year, Shula’s Steak House located inside Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino has been honored by Wine Spectator Magazine with their Award of Excellence.  The 2015 Restaurant Wine List Award winners span all 51 states in addition to international restaurants. This year, 2,563 restaurants earned the Award of Excellence. These winners… Read More →

Vee Quiva Pays Largest Pai Gow Jackpot in Arizona History

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Vee Quiva Hotel & Casino, Lone Butte Casino and Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino have linked the Fortune Pai Gow Progressive™ jackpot at each property to create the largest progressive table games jackpot in Arizona. The progressive wager gives players an opportunity to win all or part of a large, incrementing jackpot and it… Read More →

Top 5 Accommodations: Casino Resort Destinations

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[cjtoolbox name=’Experience AZ Top5′] Get ready to experience Arizona’s spring/summer 2014 Top 5 Accommodations for Casino Resort Destinations! And use Experience AZ to guide you toward a visit that will make you want to come back time after time to keep crossing the must see hot spots off your Top 5 lists. Top 5 Accommodations:… Read More →

Meet Market: More business leaders seeking atypical event solutions

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Competitors always seek an edge over an opponent. That’s especially true in business where corporate meetings and team-building events are taking competition to a whole new level. “We will do more than 1,000 corporate events this year,” says Scott Sanders, founder and president of Octane Raceway, which offers high-speed kart racing on an indoor-outdoor track… Read More →

Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino Debuts Festival Park

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by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play | Stay

Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino will debut its new 5.6 acre, Festival Park with Sammy Hagar, the ‘Red Rocker’ and his Four Decades of Rock performance in conjunction with Phoenix Bikefest™, April 4 to April 6. This exciting new multipurpose outdoor venue boasts one of the valley’s best new entertainment options and is in… Read More →

D-backs Announce Most Valuable Partner Awards

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by in Business News | Sports

The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) announced the winners of last week’s Most Valuable Partner Awards, the unique award show designed to honor the best D-backs’ partners in a variety of categories. The awards ceremony was held at Gila River Casinos’ Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino – Ovations Live! Showroom. Several D-backs players were on hand… Read More →

HSMAI member profile: Tiffany Nelson

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by in Featured | Marketing | Sports

Like most industries, hospitality took a hit during the economic downturn, but the Arizona travel industry started to recover in 2010 and pumped $18.3 billion in direct travel spending into Arizona’s economy in 2011. Helping fuel that economic engine is the Arizona chapter of the the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI). Az Business… Read More →

HSMAI member profile: Lynn M. Flosi

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by in Featured | Marketing

Like most industries, hospitality took a hit during the economic downturn, but the Arizona travel industry started to recover in 2010 and pumped $18.3 billion in direct travel spending into Arizona’s economy in 2011. Helping fuel that economic engine is the Arizona chapter of the the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI). Az Business… Read More →

Do Something Different for Valentine’s Day

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by in Date Night

As Valentine’s Day rolls around again, many couples will find themselves in the same old flowers-and-dinner routine. There are many places around the Valley that offer something a little different this year, whether for first dates or long-married couples. Here are some to think about: 1. Romance in the Garden: On Feb. 16, the Desert… Read More →

Do Something Different for Valentine’s Day

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by in Eat | Play

As Valentine’s Day rolls around again, many couples will find themselves in the same old flowers-and-dinner routine. There are many places around the Valley that offer something a little different this year, whether for first dates or long-married couples. Here are some to think about: 1. Romance in the Garden: On Feb. 16, the Desert… Read More →

Top 5: Casino Resort Destinations (Fall-Winter 2012)

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The Top 5 Casino Resort Destinations — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: The Radisson Fort McDowell Resort 10438 N. Fort McDowell Rd., Scottsdale, AZ 85264 (480) 789-5300 radissonfortmcdowellresort.com A four-diamond Scottsdale resort that won Radisson brand’s “Hotel of the Year” award in 2008, the Radisson Fort McDowell Resort offers a casino, golf course, restaurant,… Read More →

Top 5: Metropolitan Phoenix Casinos (Spring-Summer 2012)

Top 5 Metropolitan Phoenix Casinos (Spring-Summer 2012)

The Top 5 Metropolitan Phoenix Casinos — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Casino Arizona At Salt River 524 N. 92nd St., Scottsdale, AZ 85256 480-850-7777 casinoarizona.com Offers more than 100,000 square feet devoted to gaming and entertainment. Amenities include 52 table games, 1,026 slot machines, keno, a high-limit lounge and a world-class showroom.… Read More →

AZRE Magazine July/August 2012

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by in AZRE Magazine

AZRE Magazine July/August 2012 Looking down on an industry that is finally starting to look up I flew out of Sky Harbor International Airport recently and my bird’s eye view of construction cranes reaching to the sky around the Valley offered further proof that the industry is making a comeback. Work is moving along on… Read More →

Arizona Tribes Pursue Retail Projects

Tribes Pursue Retail Projects

Arizona tribes pursuing retail projects as economic engines as well as entertainment and shipping options for their members With gaming and hospitality reaching closer to a saturation point, many Arizona tribes are choosing to invest in markets where traditional retail developers and lenders have shied away from during the current economy. In Metro Phoenix, three… Read More →