SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Mar 16, 2015) - March 20 may be the first day of spring but players at Barona Resort & Casino can get an early start when they participate in the Spring into Riches giveaway with $450,000 up for grabs from Monday, March 16 through Thursday, April 2.

"Spring doesn't officially start for a few more days but we are giving our Club Barona members a chance to start celebrating early with a new $450,000 promotion," said Rick Salinas, general manager of Barona Resort & Casino.

The Spring into Riches giveaway is open to all Club Barona members and the number of drawing winners increases each week. During exciting midnight drawings on March 19, March 26, and on April 2, a progressive number of Club Barona members will each win $50,000. There will be one winner on March 19, two on March 26 and three on April 2. Plus, every 15 minutes from noon to midnight on those days, one lucky Club Barona member will be awarded $1,000 in Power Giveaway drawings.

To qualify for the midnight and the Power Giveaway drawings, Club Barona members must earn 500 points per entry from midnight on Mondays until 11 p.m. on Thursdays. The entries will carry over each week and players do not have to be present to win the midnight drawings.

Barona Resort & Casino was recently named Best Casino and Loosest Slots for the 4th year in a row along with 11 other awards in the San Diego's Best U-T Readers Poll awards. Barona has 2,000 slots and video poker machines. Additionally, the casino features over 90 table games including Blackjack, Blackjack Switch, Pai Gow Poker, Barona Craps, Burn 20 Blackjack, Three-Card Poker, Four-Card Poker, Mississippi Stud, Free Bet Blackjack, Let It Ride and Barona Roulette. Barona also features San Diego's largest Asian gaming pit, which includes popular games such as EZ Pai Gow and Asia Poker with EZ Baccarat and Commission Free Double Baccarat in its Dragon Alley.

About Barona Resort & Casino
Barona Resort & Casino, an AAA Four Diamond rated property, blends the best of San Diego's leading resorts with the gaming excitement of Las Vegas. Barona features 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 4th best resort course in California by Golfweek magazine. For Barona Resort & Casino reservations and information, visit, or call toll free 888-7-BARONA (722-7662). You can also join Barona on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.

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