Jai-alai at Dania and other weekend casino action
Jai-alai has returned to the Casino @ Dania Beach. Sessions are at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday and 7 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays.
Dairon Vasquez, a Cuban-born comedian known for videos that poke fun at Latin culture, performs at 8:30 p.m. Saturday at Magic City Casino. Tickets are $20-$40 at MagicCityCasino.com
Miccosukee Resort & Gaming marks American Indian Day Saturday with hourly giveaways of $500 cash from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. The prize at 10 p.m. is $1,000. The property also will have arts and crafts, carnival rides, airboat rides, water slides and alligator wrestling shows from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Because of Hurricane Irma, Calder Casino’s unfortunately named “Category 5” $10,000 must-pay jackpot has been rescheduled for Monday. Guests pick their numbers in this lotto-style promotion every Monday for drawings at 7, 8 and 9 p.m. If no one matches all five numbers, the $10,000 will be given away via drawing shortly after 9 p.m.
A big weekend of entertainment at Hialeah Park, rescheduled to this weekend from a weather postponement in August, is again postponed. Gente De Zona had been set to perform, as well as Jose Fajardo Jr. and Tito Puente Jr.
Resorts World Bimini reported no major structural damage to its property, although the heavy storm surge will require some time to re-open the marina. The casino-hotel property is currently closed but will re-open on Sept. 27.