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your biggest win

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your biggest win

On all of your trips what casino did you experience your biggest win at? Also what was it on? Slot machines, If so which one? Or table games, if so which one?

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She said "I Do."

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My first trip to Vegas (of many) was 9 years ago. My best friend and I (early 20's) were down to our last $3.50. Not even enough for 2 beers. We threw it in a slot at IP and won $9.50. Bought two beers, threw the couple of bucks left into another slot, won $11.50.... bought two more beers. All in all we turned that $3.50 into 5 beers each through 5 slot machines. That my friend... was my biggest Vegas win.

Edited: 10 July 2013, 04:08
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My biggest win was on the Megabucks machine at Flamingo. I think I won the third level jackpot around $680. That was huge for me. Hope I can replicate it in two weeks.

Ktinca, that was a 'huge' win for you. Congrats.

Love the beer win story.

Edited: 10 July 2013, 04:09
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In early 1991 (before Spring Training) I put $5 on the Minnesota Twins to win the 1991 World Series at 100-1 odds. I only bet $5 bucks on them since they came in last place in 1990.

In October I was at Game 7 of the World Series and went nuts watching them win and was also thrilled to win $500 (kicking myself for being cheap and only betting $5). To top it off I got my picture in Sports Illustrated when then published a picture of the scoreboard and I was sitting in front of it.

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Last year we arrived in vegas, checked into our hotel and started walking the strip. Walked into Harrahs, sat down at a cherry $0.25 machine put in a $5 and pulled. Didn't hit; next pull I won $680!!! Was totally awesome! Won $680 from $1.50 :-]

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Recently on a trip to new Orleans I played black jack from 11am on a Thursday to 7 am on Friday and turned $480 into $160,000. The reason it was $480 was because I had already lost the $1,000 I took to gamble on so I had to hit up the ATM! I was playing at Harrahs new Orleans.

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Won $7500.00 at Four Queens playing $.50 Triple Strike slot last year - and brought it all home! The year before, won $2000.00 at Hooters playing $.25 Double Gold slot within the first 15 minutes of my first gambling session of the trip. Unfortunately, not all of that win survived the next four days!

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My biggest win was on a penny Wizard of Oz slot machine at O'Sheas a few years ago. Hit the progressive on my second spin $1087.00.

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rockyjoe - that is awesome!! I remember being so nervous during the late innings of game 7 in 91 that I chugged a few shots of whiskey to calm the nerves. No big deal now but I didn't drink much back then.

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My biggest win was a JOB royal at NY NY in Feb and two full houses in the same night playing LIR at the Paris about 4 years ago.

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Won $2915 playing bingo at fiesta rancho about 8 years ago. Won bingo on the hot ball i 26