Promotions, entertainment and unbeatable celebratory specials in August

15 August 2019

TUNICA, Miss. – Since opening its doors as Circus Circus Tunica on August 29, 1994, Gold Strike Casino Resort has invested more than $175 million into the resort, making it the premier destination in the Mid-South. MGM Resorts International’s north Mississippi gem celebrates its 25th anniversary throughout the month of August with exciting casino promotions, food and beverage specials and headline entertainment.

“We’re proud of the role Gold Strike has played in the Mid-South over the past 25 years and look forward to continuing to lead the way as the region’s top entertainment destination,” said Gold Strike President and COO David Tsai. “We’ve continually transformed the resort with property enhancements including new restaurants, bars and entertainment venues. We were the first to offer sports betting in Mississippi and just opened the $7 million Moneyline Book, Bar & Grill, a fully-integrated sports entertainment experience. Our focus has always been on elevating the guest experience and this anniversary is a testament to our commitment to our customers and community.”


Casino Promotions
For those seeking high-energy gaming action, Gold Strike will be featuring its Birthday Bash Giveaway with $2,500 FREEPLAY® giveaways every Monday through Aug. 26. In addition to the Monday giveaways, the month culminates with a special 25th Anniversary $25,000 FREEPLAY® Giveaway on Thursday, Aug. 29. Guests are invited to celebrate with complimentary cupcakes during the final drawings of the evening, while supplies last.

Restaurant Promotions
Buffet Americana

Buffet Americana, known for having the area’s best seafood, will be featuring a special 25th Anniversary menu on Wednesday, Aug. 28 from 3 – 10 p.m., guests can enjoy unlimited crab legs and prime rib at the discounted price of $25 per person.

Moneyline Book, Bar & Grill
On Thursday, Aug. 29, guests are invited to celebrate 25 years of excellence and the kick-off of SEC football with 25-cent wings and 25-cent draft beers from 4 - 7 p.m. at Gold Strike’s new Moneyline Book, Bar & Grill. There will also be special prize giveaways and live entertainment by DJ Max Victory beginning at 7 p.m. and all-day food and drink specials. The state-of-the-art entertainment and dining venue features more than 60 HD screens including a giant video wall, expansive bar, three-meal dining, sportsbook, VIP lounge and the Mid-South’s first Topgolf Swing Suite.

Recognized as the premier entertainment venue in the Mid-South, Gold Strike has a special selection of entertainers scheduled to perform throughout its 25th anniversary month.

Millennium Theatre
The 800-seat Millennium Theatre will host award-winning American country music singer Easton Corbin on Saturday, Aug. 31 at 8 p.m. when he’ll belt out his signature hits “A Little More Country Than That,” “Roll With It,” “Lovin’ You Is Fun” and “Baby Be My Love Song” from his No. 1 debuting album About To Get Real. Tickets start at $34.95.

Gold Strike’s STAGE2 center bar guests can find lively entertainment accompanied with mouthwatering cocktails all night (and day) long! STAGE2 is located in the center of the casino action and open 24/7 seven days a week. August entertainment schedule includes:

Vegas Stars                Thursday, Aug. 15                              7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

                                    Friday & Saturday, Aug. 16 & 17      9:00 p.m. – 2:30 a.m.


Almost Famous         Thursday, Aug. 22                              7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

                                    Friday & Saturday, Aug. 23 & 24      9:00 p.m. – 2:30 a.m.


Fortag                         Thursday, Aug. 29                              7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

                                    Friday & Saturday, Aug. 30 & 31      9:00 p.m. – 2:30 a.m.

Tickets for Easton Corbin and all upcoming headlining entertainers are available at or by calling 888.747.7711.

Gold Strike room reservations and additional information can also be found at  


MGM Resorts International’s Gold Strike Casino Resort is the Mid-South’s premier entertainment destination. A short drive south of Memphis, the 31-story Tunica resort towers over the Mississippi River and offers 1,133 stylish rooms and suites, award-winning dining, exciting nightlife and an integrated gaming experience with a 50,000-square-foot gaming area that includes 1,200 slot machines, 65 table games, and Moneyline Book Bar & Grill, a full-service sports entertainment venue which also houses the Mid-South’s first Topgolf Swing Suite. Best-in-class amenities include a relaxing spa, pool and 800-seat Millennium Theatre, hosting some of the most-recognized names in entertainment. More than 30,000 square feet of convention space is available for corporate events or special occasions. The M life Rewards program offers benefits at 17 participating MGM Resorts destinations including the most recognizable brands such as Bellagio, Mirage, MGM Grand, Borgata and Beau Rivage. For reservations, call 888.245.7529 or visit



CONTACT: Mary Cracchiolo Spain, Gold Strike Casino Resort, 888.576.2746,