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MASHANTUCKET, CT (September 20, 2017) – Foxwoods® Resort Casino, the Northeast’s premier resort destination, is gearing up for big wins as autumn rolls in.  Guests can play for their share of more than $3,000,000 this month with Oktoberfest Bingo, Oktoberfest Slot Tournament, Foxwoods World Series of Poker Finals and more!


$1,000,000 Oktoberfest Bingo

Do you want to be a millionaire? The Foxwoods famous million dollar coverall returns this fall in the High Stakes Bingo Hall on Saturday, October 21. Guests can win their share of over $1,600,000 in cash and prizes including the $1,000,000 guaranteed jackpot coverall, $30,000 regular game payouts and $50,000 in cash door prizes.  Admission is $500 which includes a buffet coupon, commemorative t-shirt and admission to the morning Bingo session on Sunday, October 22.  


$30,000 Oktoberfest Slot Tournament

This October is the perfect time for Foxwoods Rewards card holders to play their favorite slot machines in the Great Cedar Casino.  With $30,000 guaranteed, guests can enter the tournament simply by earning one point every Sunday – Thursday this October 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  New Foxwoods Rewards members and hotel guests staying on days from Saturday - Thursday will automatically receive a free entry.  Any 25-year loyalty members, those who signed up for a Rewards card in 1992, will also receive one free tournament entry per day.  Players with the top scores from each day can win daily prizes of up to $500 in cash or up to $50 Bonus Slot Play! 


Foxwoods World Series of Poker Finals

This October, the World Series of Poker is coming to an end at the largest poker room on the East Coast.  The best of the best will show their skills in an effort to take home their share of the guaranteed $1,500,000.  If you think you have what it takes to be a poker legend, be here to compete from October 1 – October 16. 


$300,000 Pro Football Challenge

Football season is back and it’s time to make your picks and win big! The Foxwoods Pro Football Challenge is giving away $300,000 until January 1.  Visit any promotional football kiosk and make your picks for each Sunday and Monday night football game.  The player with the most correct picks each week will win $2,500, plus 50 players will be randomly selected each week to win Foxwoods Rewards Points and Bonus Slot Play.  Get at least 192 correct picks during the season for a chance to score a touchdown of your own, worth $250,000.


25th Anniversary Novelty Games Tournaments

Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday this October in the Rainmaker Casino, Foxwoods guests can win their share of over $100,000 in cash and prizes.  Guests may simply present their Foxwoods Rewards card at the tournament to participate and the top 25 players from each day will win up to $250 cash!  The guest with the highest score each week will qualify to play in the Novelty Games Championship on October 28 and the chance to win a share of another $100,000!  The tournament runs from 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. each participating day. 


25th Anniversary Wheel of Wonder

In celebration of Foxwoods’ 25th Anniversary, guests arriving on a Domestic or International bus line the fourth Tuesday of every month will have the chance to win great prizes!  25 guests who arrive between 8:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. will be randomly selected to spin the Wheel of Wonder located in the Bus Lobby. Prizes include overnight stays, gift cards, dining experiences, Bonus Slot Play, match play, show tickets and 25th Anniversary gift items. Winners’ names will be displayed on the TV screens in the Bus Lobby beginning at 1:30 p.m.  25 winners will be selected every month until December 26.


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About Foxwoods Resort Casino

25 Years Proud: Since 1992, Foxwoods Resort Casino has offered guests The Wonder Of It All as the premier resort destination in the Northeast.  As the largest resort casino in North America, Foxwoods offers a vast array of gaming in seven casinos; AAA Four-Diamond hotels, restaurants from gourmet to quick service, world-renowned spas, award-winning golf, state-of-the-art theaters, exclusive retailers and free-to-play online casino games at Foxwoods is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and was the first full-service casino built on tribal land, pioneering a nationwide movement that now includes more than 400 gaming properties owned and operated by over 200 tribes across the U.S. For more information on Foxwoods and the property’s 25th anniversary celebrations, visit