Temptations Review, comedy at Mardi Gras; other events

Two big events run back-to-back Saturday at Mardi Gras Casino. The Temptations Review is set for 7 p.m. at the dog track grandstand. Tickets are $45. Then at 9 p.m. is the finals of the casino’s comedy challenge, held at the Jokers’ Wild Comedy Club on the second floor. Kira Soltanovich headlines Saturday and also at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Tickets are $18.85.

Casino Miami gives away more than $100,000 in cash and prizes hourly from 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Friday and Saturday. Also, Conjunto Universal performs for free at 9 p.m. Saturday.

Thursdays are guest appreciation days at Hialeah Park. Slot players who earn at least one point receive from $5 to $20 in free play, depending on their card level.

Calder Casino plays off the Halloween theme with “The Walking Rich” (Get it? Zombies…) on Saturdays. Slot players can accrue entry drawings daily with every 10 points. Then every 20 minutes from 6-9 p.m. Saturday, two names are called for a chance at $1,000.

The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino gives away $777 every seven minutes from 2-8 p.m. Sunday in its “Hard Rockin’ Sevens” promotion.

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