Las Vegas Gaming Lessons

Las Vegas Gaming Lessons

Gaming LessonsSome casinos offer FREE , informal gaming classes. For the beginning gambler, it's an excellent idea to attend one of these free classes. The Las Vegas complimentary gaming lessons gives you the opportunity to learn the rules and basic strategies before venturing to the tables to play for real stakes.

Instructors make gaming classes fun as well as informative by adding a dose of humor.

Most casinos don't require any advance sign-up. Just show up a few minutes before the class.

Here are some Las Vegas gaming lessons schedule.

Remember: The minimum age for gambling in Nevada is 21 and the law is strictly enforced. Casinos can be fined heavily by the state or have their license revoked for allowing anyone under 21 to gamble or loiter in gaming areas.

Gold Coast Stratosphere

Craps: Fri - Sun, 11:30AM

*main casino pit

Poker: Daily, 8:30AM - 9:30AM

Craps: Daily, 10:30AM

Poker: Daily, 11AM. Table games available upon request.

Cannery Circus Circus

Players choice: Sat -Sun, 8AM - 9AM

Blackjack: Mon - Fri, 10:30AM

Roulette: Mon - Fri, 11:00AM

Craps: Mon - Fri, 11:30AM

Excalibur the D Las Vegas

Roulette: Mon - Fri, 11AM

Blackjack: Mon - Fri, 11:30AM

Craps: Mon - Fri, 12 Noon

Poker: Daily, 2PM

**excluding holidays

Poker: 10AM Daily,

Craps: 10:30AM Wednesday, & 11:30AM Fri -Sat.

Golden Nugget The LINQ Hotel & Casino
Tropicana Venetian

Dice: Wed - Sat, 10AM

Roulette: Wed - Sat, 10:30AM

Blackjack: Wed - Sat, 10:45AM

Speciality Games: Wed - Sat, 11AM - 11:30AM

Craps: Daily, 11AM & 5PM

Roulette: Daily, at Noon

Blackjack: Daily, 12:15PM

Poker: 24 hours (in Poker room)

* Pit 2 near the casino cage

Craps: Daily, 10:00AM - 10:30AM

3 Card Poker: Daily, 10:00AM - 10:30AM

Pai Gow: Daily, 10:30AM - 11:00AM

Texas Hold'em: Daily, 11:00AM - 11:30AM

Roulette: Daily, 11:30AM - Noon

Blackjack: Daily, Noon - 12:30PM

Poker: Daily, 7AM & 11AM

Craps: Mon - Thur, 11AM & 3PM, Fri 11AM

Blackjack: Mon - Fri, 9AM

Roulette: Mon - Fri, 10AM

Monte Carlo Planet Hollywood

Poker: Daily, 2PM

Craps: Thur - Mon, 11AM

Blackjack: Mon - Fri, 10AM

Craps: Mon - Fri, 11AM

Roulette: Mon - Fri, 12:30PM

Pai Gow: Mon - Fri, 1:15PM

Baccarat: Mon - Fri, 1:15PM

Gaming Terminology / Phrases

Vegas Phrase Meaning
All in: When a player bets all of his or her chips.
Comps: Free complimentary rooms, buffet passes, show tickets, and so on, given to frequent gamblers.
House edge: The statistical advantage that the casino maintains over the player.
One-armed bandit: A slot machine.
Pit boss: A table games supervisor on the casino floor.
Cage: Where casino cashiers exchange chips for money.
High roller: A gambler who wagers large amounts of money.
Eye in the sky: A casino’s high-tech camera surveillance network.
Let it ride: To roll over your winnings into another bet.
Loose slots: Slot machines with above-average pay outs.
Tapped out: Broke, out of money.
Toke: A tip or gratuity (short for “token”).
RFB: Room, food, and beverage comps.

Be Warned:

This website encourages you to play responsibly by betting within your limits and by recognizing that over time the house will come out ahead.

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