Mid-South resort racks up 18 total awards in annual survey

19 December 2022

TUNICA, Miss. – Readers of Strictly Slots magazine annually cast their votes in the annual “Best of Slots” survey, voting Gold Strike Casino Resort first place in 13 categories, including Best Overall Casino and Friendliest Casino in the Tunica region.  

“Gold Strike takes great pride in providing the best gaming experience in the Mid-South, and earning recognitions based upon the opinions of our guests are very meaningful, especially being selected as the Best Overall Casino,” said Gold Strike General Manager Max Fisher. “Our goal is to ensure that our resort is the leader in our market, from the casino floor to hotel, amenities, food and beverage and entertainment. This award, along with the Friendliest Casino honor, is a feather in the cap for our employees who work tirelessly for our guests.”

In addition to Best Overall Casino and Friendliest Casino, Gold Strike also took top honors for Best Reel Slots, Best Video Slots, Best Progressive Slots, Best Quarter Slots, Best Dollar Slots, Best High-End Slot Area, Best Slot Club, Best Comps, Best Customer Service, Best VIP Services and also the Casino Where you Feel Luckiest. Guests at Gold Strike have had luck on their side playing the casino resort’s red-hot slots in 2022 with more than $164,791,115 awarded to winners of 63,238 jackpots through November.

Gold Strike also reeled in second-place finishes in five additional categories, including Best Video Poker, Best Penny Slots, Best Variety of Slots, Best Slot Club Promotions and Best Casino Cocktail Service.

Gold Strike offers more than 50,000-square-feet of gaming space, award-winning dining, spa, entertainment and a full-service sports entertainment venue. To book your Gold Strike experience, visit www.goldstrike.com or call 888.245.7829.



Gold Strike Casino Resort is the Mid-South’s premier entertainment destination. A short drive south of Memphis, MGM Resort International’s 31-story Tunica resort towers over the Mississippi River and offers more than 1,100 stylish rooms and suites, award-winning dining, exciting nightlife and an integrated gaming experience with a 50,000-square-foot gaming area that includes 1,100 slot machines, 61 table games, and BetMGM Book Bar & Grill, a full-service sports entertainment venue. Best-in-class amenities include the all new Gold Strike Spa, a Topgolf Swing Suite and the 800-seat Gold Strike 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. For reservations, call 888.245.7529 or visit www.goldstrike.com.


CONTACT: Mary Cracchiolo Spain, MGM Resorts International, 888.576.2746, mspain@mgmresorts.com