CLEVELAND, OH - Mini Baccarat and
Blackjack will be available this July AT PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS &
CASINO, the closest casino to Cleveland. A huge celebration is
planned to mark this event.
With the launching of these new table
games, Presque Isle Downs & Casino has partnered in our community
for a spirited search of Cleveland's first winners in an Asian style
Karaoke contest. "This is a great way to kick off the summer and
showcase the Asian Community especially on the heels of the
incredible Cleveland Asian Festival," remarks Fred Buro, President
of Presque Isle Downs & Casino.
Appropriately named "Asian Karaoke," the
performance competition is absolutely free and open to the public.
After four preliminary rounds, twenty semi-finalists will be awarded
an all expenses paid trip to Presque Isle Downs & Casino in Erie, PA
for the Grand Finale on Sunday August 8th, 2010 where the winners
will take home a share of $6,500 in cash!
The four preliminary rounds will be held in Cleveland
at Li Wah Restaurant located in Asia Plaza at 2999 Payne Avenue,
Cleveland, OH 44114. The preliminary contest dates will be held
every other Thursday starting June 10th, followed by June 24th, July
8th and July 22nd. All are invited to cheer on the karaoke
performers to tip the clap meter and help the judges select the best
karaoke singers in the Cleveland area.
Scheduled Asian Karaoke judges include:
- Margaret Wong, Immigration Attorney/Book Author
- Janet Nguyen, Metromix.com
- Lanne Kim Roland, Orchid Fashion Boutique
- Anne Pu, Erie Chinese Journal
- Danny Auyeung, Li Wah Chinese Restaurant
Promotional materials are available in English, Chinese and
Entry forms and rules can be found online at www.AsianCasinoErie.com,
in the Erie Chinese Newspaper or at Li Wah Restaurant. Entry forms
can be submitted online or mailed to: Marketing Department at
PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS AND CASINO, PO Box 10728 Erie, PA 16514. All
entry forms must be received at least three (3) business days prior
to each event. Contestants may sing selections from the songbooks
provided (visit www.asiancasinoerie.com) or provide their own DVD or
VCD. Contestants will sing one judged song and be scored using a
All contestants who win will be awarded a free meal at the Casino
during July or August for their participation. A contestant may
enter as many preliminary contests as desired in attempt to qualify
for the grand prize.
Presque Isle Downs & Casino reserves all rights to cancel or modify
these rules at any time without prior notice. For complete rules and
regulations visit www.AsianCasinoErie.com or call (814) 866-8778 for
Presque Isle Downs & Casino is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year,
and coming this July Mini Baccarat, Pai Gow Poker, Blackjack Tables,
Craps, Three Card Poker, Four Card Poker, Let It Ride and Texas Hold
Poker. Presque Isle Downs & Casino.the home to big winners!
If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, help is
available. Call 1-800-GAMBLER.