Tuesday is Earth Day, and Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino (901 S. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach, 954-454-7000, GulfstreamPark.com) is trying to make the world better by giving away an environmentally friendly car, a Nissan Leaf. The promotion runs from 6 to 10 p.m. Player's Club cardholders may earn a drawing ticket for every 25 slot points they accrue (those, too, are environmentally friendly) between 9 a.m. and 9:45 p.m. Tuesday. Twenty-five patrons will be selected from 6 to 10 p.m., and each of them will get at least $100 in free play.
Seminole Casino Coconut Creek (5550 NW 40th St., 954-977-6700, SeminoleCasinoCoconutCreek.com) has two Easter brunch spots Sunday. Fresh Harvest will offer a buffet from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., serving honey-lacquered duck breast, slow-cooked leg of lamb, almond-pesto-crusted salmon and a raw bar. Breakfast options such as eggs Benedict and quiche Lorraine will also be available, as will a chocolate fountain. It cost $32.95 for adults, and includes mimosas. For children 10 or younger, it costs $15.95. The Easter Bunny will hand out treats to kids from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. NYY Steak's brunch buffet will last from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and cost $60.There will be smoked salmon, eggs Benedict, scallops Rockefeller, rosemary-grilled lamb chops, grilled swordfish and strawberry-stuffed toast. Reservations for NYY Steak are recommended. Call 954-935-6699. From noon to 8 p.m. Saturday, the casino will present the $50,000 Dazzling Diamonds Giveaway. Ten players will be selected every hour. Three will play the Dazzling Diamonds game, and seven others will receive $200 in free play.
Isle Casino and Racing (1800 SW Third St., Pompano Beach, 954-972-2000, TheIslePompanoPark.com) offers up to $5,000 in free play from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday. Patrons receive one free entry and one bonus entry for every 100 tier points earned between 3 p.m. and 8:59 p.m. The methodology: Players will choose an Easter egg worth $100 to $5,000 in free play.
The Bimini SuperFast (RWBimini.com) will hold an Easter celebration on its 9 a.m. cruise Sunday. Expect live entertainment, casino action, an Easter egg hunt and pictures with the Easter Bunny. (Hope he's not hydrophobic.)
Mardi Gras Casino (831 N. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach, 954-924-3200, MardiGrasCasinoFL.com) will offer April Showers of Cash and Bonus Play Scratch from 9 a.m. to midnight Thursday. Players who earn 50 points will win a share of more than $135,000 cash and bonus play.