Diamond & Platinum Club Barona Members Sparkle With Excitement Over Exclusive Weekly Slot Challenge

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - Apr 3, 2012) - All that glitters is diamond and platinum at Barona Resort & Casino this April. Every Tuesday in April, Diamond and Platinum Club Barona members will be rewarded with a free weekly slot tournament where each participant can win as much as $10,000 in cash prizes per week.

"Barona is well-known for hosting exciting events for our Club Barona members. It's how we say 'thank you' to loyal players," said Rick Salinas, general manager of Barona Resort & Casino. "And by actively sharing exclusive opportunities to win more money, more often, we want our players to know that we are just as loyal to them."

The Diamond and Platinum Slot Challenge will be held every Tuesday in April (3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th) from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Registration is free for Diamond and Platinum Club Barona members. If a participating member doesn't score 2,500 in their first round, they will earn a chance to play in a free second-chance round. Seating will be based on a first-come, first-served basis.

Known as San Diego's loosest casino, Barona has 2,000 slots and video poker machines. Additionally, the casino features over 80 table games including Blackjack, Pai Gow Poker, Caribbean Stud, Barona Craps, Three-Card Poker, Four-Card Poker, Mississippi Stud, Let It Ride, Baccarat and Barona Roulette, as well as the latest innovations in chipless gaming including Chipless Roulette™, Chipless Baccarat™, Chipless Three-Card Poker and Chipless Blackjack™.

About Barona Resort & Casino
Barona Resort & Casino, a AAA Four Diamond rated property, blends the best of San Diego's leading resorts with the gaming excitement of Las Vegas. LEED® Gold Certified by the U.S. Green Building Council, Barona is San Diego's leading destination resort featuring 400 guest rooms and suites all with beautiful views of the Barona Valley, a variety of award-winning dining options, the AmBience Day Spa, a full-service events center and the 18-hole championship Barona Creek Golf Club, rated the 3rd best resort course in California by Golfweek magazine. For Barona Resort & Casino reservations and information, visit www.barona.com, or call toll free 888-7-BARONA (722-7662). You can also join Barona Resort & Casino on Facebook®, Twitter and YouTube today.

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