Casino Events

Free Slices of Marie Callender’s Pumpkin Pie for Club Cortez Players – Saturday, Nov. 16

El Cortez Hotel & Casino is serving free slices of Marie Callender’s pumpkin pie on Saturday, Nov. 16. Club Cortez members can enjoy the slices of pie while they play slots and table games, served from noon to 6 p.m.

UFC Viewing Party – Saturday, Nov. 16
Catch all the action of the UFC fight on Saturday, Nov. 16, in the Fiesta Room at El Cortez. The viewing party will begin at 5:30 p.m. Stadium fare will be available for purchase in addition to a cash bar. Tickets will be available at the door. General admission is $20 and half-price admission is offered for all Club Cortez members, UFC Fight Club members and Zappos employees with proof of identification and/or membership.

Thanksgiving Specials at The Flame and Cafe© Cortez – Thursday, Nov. 28
The El Cortez Hotel & Casino offers a delicious Thanksgiving feast with dining specials at both The Flame Steakhouse and Café Cortez. Guests can dine at The Flame Steakhouse for $19.95 and at Café Cortez for $12.95 with each restaurant offering a traditional Thanksgiving meal.

The Flame Steakhouse
Appetizer: Tossed green salad with choice of dressing or roasted butternut squash soup
Main Course: Fresh roasted turkey, giblet gravy, sage dressing, mashed potatoes or candied yams, cranberry sauce and a vegetable medley
Dessert: Pumpkin cheesecake or apple pie

Cafe© Cortez
Appetizer: Tossed green salad with choice of dressing or roasted butternut squash soup
Dinner: Option 1 – Fresh roasted turkey, giblet gravy, sage dressing, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce and green beans amandine
Option 2- Baked Virginia ham, brandy/pineapple sauce, sweet potatoes and green beans amandine
Dessert: Fresh baked pumpkin or apple pie

Neon Holiday Bazaar – Saturday, Nov. 30
On November 30, Small Business Saturday, the El Cortez Hotel and Casino and The Jeweler’s Daughter, with support from Vegas Thread and Container Park, join forces to bring you Las Vegas’ SHOP LOCAL answer to Black Friday, the Neon Bazaar, an all-local shopping event taking place in the Jackie Gaughan Parkway at the El Cortez. From 12 to 6 p.m., the third installment of this eclectic, high-end pop up market will showcase more than 50 of the city’s top retailers, designers, artists and small businesses including Patina Décor, Artifact, Velveteen Rabbit, The Attic, Boho Furniture, I Adorn U, Pop Goes the Icon, Desert Art Supply, Shaggy Chic, Jessica Galindo Leather Couture, American Vagabond, Coterie, The Jeweler’s Daughter and many more.

Fresh Stone Crab Special Continues throughout November at The Flame
The Flame Steakhouse offers a weekly, fresh jumbo stone crab dinner special every Friday and Saturday while supplies last. Stone crab is flown in fresh from Florida every week for the Friday and Saturday nightly dinner special, which is available for only $28 per pound and served with cottage fries and coleslaw.

Football Viewing Parties inside The Parlour
The Parlour inside El Cortez will host football viewing parties every Thursday, Sunday and Monday. Guests can enjoy food and drink specials while catching all the best football action.

Weekend Karaoke inside The Parlour
The Parlour inside El Cortez becomes downtown Las Vegas’ go-to destination for karaoke every Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening at 10 p.m. From classic hits to today’s chart toppers, brave patrons can entertain their friends and guests during this exciting weekend party.

Award-Winning Elvis Presley Tribute
John Brooks, an award-winning Elvis Presley tribute artist, continues his performance inside The Parlour every Friday and Saturday from 6 to 10 p.m. throughout November.

Food and Beverage Promotions


$5 Burger and Beer Special at Café Cortez

For $5, guests can enjoy a half-pound Jackie Burger, chips and a 12-ounce domestic draft beer inside Café Cortez. The special is available 24 hours.

Champagne Thursdays in The Parlour

Every Thursday, guests can raise a glass and enjoy $5 French champagne inside The Parlour.

The Parlour Offers Exclusive Dining Menu

El Cortez serves a special nightly dining menu exclusively available at The Parlour from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Pulled Pork Slider, $9

Slow-braised pork shoulder served on a dollar roll with Creole mayo

Barbecue Chicken Slider, $9

Served with fresh coleslaw and Jack Daniel’s barbecue sauce

Parlour Melt, $9

Grilled hamburger patty with Swiss cheese and grilled onions served on a dollar roll

Grilled Shrimp, $11

Fresh, grilled Gulf shrimp served with a spicy teriyaki sauce

Artichoke Spinach Dip, $7

Fresh spinach and marinated artichoke hearts with cheddar and jack cheeses topped with seasoned bread crumbs and served with fresh crostini

Fish Tacos, $8

Fried cod filets served on flour tortillas and topped with shredded lettuce and Crème Fraiche

Lollipop Wings, $8

Seasoned chicken drumettes fried and served with bleu cheese dressing

Steak Fries, $6

House-seasoned thick-cut fries served with chipotle ranch dressing

Cafe© Cortez Take-Out Menu
Cafe© Cortez inside El Cortez Hotel and Casino now offers a daily take-out menu available from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. The take-out menu features a variety of cuisine, such as:

• Appetizers: chicken quesadilla, $8.25; Cajun chicken wings, $7.50; shrimp cocktail, $8.50; and more

• Salads: Greek Salad, $8.95; Chinese chicken salad, $8.95; and more

• Burgers: Jackie’s Burger, $7.95; Swiss burger, $8.50; veggie burger, $7.75; and more

• Sandwiches: Deli selects, $7.95; corned beef or pastrami on rye, $8.95; fish sandwich, $7.75; and more

Free Klondike Bars for Club Cortez Players
El Cortez Hotel & Casino is helping Club Cortez members beat the heat by serving free Klondike bars for players who hit a jackpot of $25 or more every Wednesday. Klondike bars have been a dessert favorite of Americans since the 1920s.

About El Cortez Hotel & Casino: El Cortez Hotel & Casino is the longest continuously operating hotel-casino in Las Vegas and celebrates its 72nd year of operation in 2013. The iconic property can be found in historic downtown Las Vegas at 600 East Fremont St. and is the only casino in the city’s burgeoning Fremont East Entertainment District. With 300 remodeled hotel rooms, including 10 uniquely themed suites that resulted from the 2010-2011 Design A Suite Downtown Contest, El Cortez offers some of the best accommodations in downtown Las Vegas. In May 2009, the property opened the El Cortez Cabana Suites, a 64-room boutique hotel offering vintage South Beach style in the heart of downtown. The El Cortez casino features full-pay 3-2 single deck blackjack, 10 times odds on craps, state-of-the-art roulette and more than 1,000 slot machines

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