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Million Dollar Bingo Returns to Turning Stone’s Award-Winning Bingo Hall on Saturday, August 12

On August 12, Turning Stone’s annual Million Dollar Bingo event will once again draw thousands of guests from across the country and even Canada to New York’s largest bingo hall for a chance to win $1 million.  While winning the $1 million jackpot is the ultimate goal, regular games have guaranteed prizes ranging from $5,000 to $15,000.

Turning Stone Resort Casino will once again attempt to make history on Saturday, August 12 with its annual Million Dollar Bingo event.  One of the most anticipated bingo events every year, more than 1,400 guests from across the country and Canada attend Turning Stone’s iconic event, all competing for their chance to take home the $1 million jackpot.  Regular games during this annual event has guarantee prizes of $5,000 (Level 1), $10,000 (Level 2) and $15,000 (Level 3).  With the largest bingo hall in New York, Turning Stone consistently offers guests a unique gaming experience, along with award-winning amenities.

In 2013, Frances Slesinsky of Binghamton, NY put her name in the record books, taking home the $1 million jackpot at this event, which continues to be the largest jackpot in Turning Stone’s 24 year history.  The player who duplicates Slesinsky’s accomplishment of completing a “cover all” bingo in 47 draws, or less, during the Million Dollar Bingo game, will take home $1 million.  After her record-setting win, Slesinsky said, “It's very exciting. Great things really do happen at Turning Stone." 

Tickets for Million Dollar Bingo are on sale now and are available for $149 for Level 1, $199 for Level 2 and $249 for Level 3, with a chance to win the $1 million prize for Level 3 players for the final jackpot game of the session.  Tickets can be purchased in person at the Turning Stone box office or by calling 877.833.7469.  Through the end of July, guests can save $20 off admission packages at each level, and from August 1 – 11, guests will save $10 off admission.  

On August 12, doors will open at 8:00 a.m., with the main session beginning at 12:45 p.m. for this special event that promises to be the highlight of the year for bingo players, along with plenty of additional big money prizes up for grabs throughout the session.