Las Vegas, Nevada (June 12, 2014) – The LVH – Las Vegas Hotel & Casino is proud to announce the return of its annual pro football handicapping contest, the SuperContest, as well as the SuperContest Weekend, August 22 – 23.
The SuperContest is the ultimate pro football handicapping contest in the world’s largest race & sports book, the SuperBook®. Contestants can win their share of nearly $1,500,000 (based on number of entrants) by paying a $1,500 entry fee prior to the start of the regular professional football season and then picking five games each week against the point spread. The SuperBook will begin accepting entries July 1. Early bird entries for the contest will end at 4 p.m. on September 1. Final sign-up deadline is 11 a.m. on September 6. The prize pool is structured so that contestants receive 100% of the prize money paid in. Complete rules and details are online at the SuperBook® or online at www.thelvh.com/supercontest.
“The SuperContest is the most prestigious pro football handicapping contest and is without rival in Las Vegas,” said Jay Kornegay, Vice President of Race and Sports Operations. “It has doubled in size over the last two years and we fully expect this amazing growth to continue in 2014.”
Also back by popular demand for a third year is the SuperContest Weekend, August 22 – 23. This event includes a handicapping seminar, a golf event at the Las Vegas Country Club, where a free SuperContest entry will be given away, as well as a chance to win a new Audi, and a reception where four free SuperContest entries will be given away. The Super Handicapping Seminar, which will include some of the top names in the industry along with past SuperContest winners, will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, August 22 in the LVH Pavilion. This seminar is free and open to the public. On Saturday, August 23 at 1:30 p.m., guests can tee up for a 4-man scramble at the Super Golf event at the legendary Las Vegas Country Club. The golf event fee is $95 and includes green fees, cart, range, box lunch and five raffle tickets for the drawing
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at the reception that evening. Then, at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 23, the Super Reception will be held in the LVH Pavilion. Many great prizes, including four free SuperContest entries, will be given away. Winners of all prizes must be present to win. This reception is free and open to the public. For more information on the SuperContest, the SuperContest Weekend or how to earn raffle tickets to be eligible for a free SuperContest entry, please visit the SuperBook® or log onto www.thelvh.com/supercontest. To get information on special room rates available for the SuperContest Weekend and to book a room, please call 1-800-457-3307.
About LVH – Las Vegas Hotel & Casino
LVH – Las Vegas Hotel & Casino, a legendary world-class destination, offers a unique blend of amenities and excitement with all your favorite table games, hottest slots on the market, incredible restaurants, endless entertainment, more than 200,000 square feet of meeting space and the world’s largest race and sports SuperBook™. LVH – Las Vegas Hotel & Casino provides a range of culinary adventures including exhibition-style Japanese cuisine at the world-famous Benihana, fine steaks at TJ’s Steakhouse, mouth-watering burgers at Burger Bistro, Pan-Asian dining at 888 Noodle Bar, authentic Japanese sushi at Teru Sushi, a traditional buffet that features tastes from around the world and more. LVH boasts a strong entertainment schedule led by headliners and production shows in the LVH Theater, as well as a variety of on-going production shows in the Shimmer Cabaret. Its proximity to the Las Vegas Convention Center and its designation as a Monorail station (connecting it to the Las Vegas Strip) makes it the ideal hotel for conventions and visitors alike. For more information or to book accommodations, call toll free at (800) 732-7117 or log on to www.thelvh.com or connect with us on our social pages: www.thelvh.com/Hotel/stayconnected.
Robin Biffinger 702.732.5155