- Michael from Granville, NY won $5,462 on Wheel of Fortune!
- Eugene from Massena, NY won $6,099 on Quick Hits!
- Denise from Montreal, QC won $6,894 on Double Jackpot!
- Daniel from Colchester, VT won $7,200 on Quick Hits!
- Robert from Massena, NY won $12,231 High Dollar 7’s!
- Denise from Malone, NY won $12,503 on 88 Fortunes!
- Valerie from Hogansburg, NY won $20,982 on Peacock Magic!
WINNING HOLIDAY WEEKEND AT AKWESASNE MOHAWK CASINO RESORT
September 4, 2018 - This past holiday weekend, the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort had 15 lucky guests win over $232,000!
The winning commenced Saturday with one lucky winner from Dollard des Ormeaux, QC who took home $5,000 after hitting a jackpot on Bonus Times. Larry Whitney from Milton, VT won $5,000 on 5x10x Quick Hit. An anonymous winner from Bloomingdale, NY won $5,000 playing Triple Blazing 7’s. Robert Germaine from Williston, VT was extra lucky this weekend! He won two jackpots totaling $16,566 playing Wild Red Quick Hit and will be renovating his kitchen! Two winners from Plattsburgh, NY and St. Albans, VT both won $10,000 on Quick Hit machines. Douglas Charles from Waterbury Center, VT won $8,401 on Power Wheel. Lightning struck with one winner from Saranac, NY who took home $12,030 playing Lightning Link! Lawrence Wright from Canton, NY won $15,015 on Wild Red Quick Hit. One guest from Kahnawake, QC won $15,000 on Triple Stars. One lucky winner from Englewood, FL won $13,291 on Loteria Don Clemente. The biggest jackpot of the weekend paid out $37,014 to one lucky guest from La Prairie, QC playing Quick Hit.
It’s been a lucky year for Caribbean Stud players with the jackpot going out for this third time this year! A guest from Brossard, QC won $22,620 with a Royal Flush with a jackpot payout total of $321,930 year to date! AMCR would like to extend its congratulations to all of the winners. “It was definitely a great way to end the summer with large jackpot payouts and promotional winners.” added Emily Lauzon.
The $80,000 Grand Giveaway promotion ran from July 1 to Sept 2, where guests received entries for a chance to win a brand new Jeep Grand Cherokee and a share of $10,000 September 1st and 2nd. “It was the first time we have given away two cars in two days, and the place was packed!” states Craig Fuller Director of Marketing.
The two day giveaway kicked off Saturday, September 1st, with Brian Benware from Bangor, NY declared the winner! Of the 5 finalists, Brian was the first participant to make his selection. He chose briefcase #1 and owes it all to his aunt who told him which briefcase to pick. Brian never thought that he would win such a big prize and was in complete shock.
Pictured left to right: Emily Lauzon Assistant General Manager and Brian Benware
Guests came back on Sunday for a second chance to win the grand prize. Yvette Westover from Metcalfe, ON was the fortunate one to win a brand new Jeep Grand Cherokee. Yvette was very excited to win and expressed how much she likes to come to AMCR every Sunday to relax and unwind from the busy work week. She went to find her spouse to tell him the great news. He didn’t believe her until she showed him the picture of the win!
Pictures left to right: Yvette Westover and Eli Russell Promotions/Entertainment Specialist