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Welcome the Lunar New Year at Barona Resort & Casino 2018

January 30, 2018

Welcome the Lunar New Year at Barona Resort & Casino beginning Friday February 16 through Friday March 2, 2018 with traditional performances, Lucky Hong Bao, all-you-can-eat lobster and lobster specials, Party People games as well as over $388,888 in cash giveaways!

“Barona’s Year of the Dog celebration will be one of the most exciting and lucky in all of Southern California,” said Rick Salinas, General Manager of Barona Resort & Casino. “We’ll be sharing good luck and ringing in another year of prosperity for all of our players by giving away over $388,888 in cash prizes throughout the celebration.”

Below is a preview of what’s in store at Barona Resort & Casino for Lunar New Year. Visit www.barona.com for promotional rules and details, entertainment times and restaurant specials.

  • Lucky Points: Barona’s Lunar New Year celebration wouldn’t be complete without extra points from The Point Multiplier Capital of the World®. So, players will earn 8X points on Friday February 16, 23 and March 2 from 8am to 8pm on slots, keno and video poker.
  • Lucky Seats: On Monday February 19 and 26 from 10am to 10pm, one lucky player will be drawn to win $888 every 8 minutes.
  • Lucky Drawings: On Thursday February 22 and March 1, five lucky players will each win $8,888 at midnight.

Adding to the excitement, on Friday February 16, 23 and March 2 at 9 pm a traditional blessing at the Welcome Home entrance will be followed by a colorful parade of Lion and Dragon dancers throughout the casino floor. During the two-week celebration, players will receive Lucky Hong Bao and win cash prizes playing games with the Party People. And, players can also earn bonuses at the table games in Dragon Alley, Barona’s exclusive Asian gaming area, the largest in San Diego.

Barona’s restaurants will be serving traditional cuisine and lobster specials as part of the Lunar New Year celebration. On Tuesdays and Wednesdays, lobster lovers should save their appetites and indulge in all-you-can eat lobster at Seasons Fresh Buffet and lobster specials at Sage Café, Ho Wan and Parlor 32 High Limit area. Some of the limited-time lobster dishes will include ginger lobster, lobster martinis and lobster fettuccine. Executive Chef Ringo Lao, who received his culinary training in the bustling Hong Kong restaurant scene, will also prepare traditional favorites such as Vietnamese-style basil lobster, diced beef tenderloin with macadamia nuts, eight treasures sweet congee, and abalone with shiitake mushrooms. Players on a Lunar new year lucky streak can have the celebratory dishes or bento boxes served right at their slot machine or table game when they order through gameside dining.

About Barona Resort & Casino

Named Best Casino and “Loosest Slots” for seven consecutive years in the San Diego’s Best Union-Tribune Readers Poll, Barona Resort & Casino is the ultimate gaming entertainment destination featuring 2,100 slot and video poker machines and over 90 table games. The AAA Four Diamond rated property features 400 spacious guest rooms and suites with beautiful views of Barona Valley, award-winning dining, Spa Barona, a full-service events center and the 18-hole championship Barona Creek Golf Club, ranked in the Golfweek Magazine Top 10 for the past 16 years. For Barona Resort & Casino reservations and information, visit www.barona.com, or call toll free 888-7-BARONA (722-7662). You can also socialize with Barona on Facebook, TwitterInstagram and YouTube.