Miramonte Resort & Spa’s Executive Chef Christopher McLean brings a delectable Thanksgiving Day buffet and traditional dinner to local residents as well as guests visiting for the holiday. Brunch is served 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., with the last seating at 5 p.m. The holiday dinner is from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

The buffet, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., features a variety of flavorful seafood salads – oysters, shrimp, crab and salmon; traditional yet innovatively flavored side dishes including brioche and herb turkey dressing, candied yams with marshmallow, Chef’s Jack Daniels creamed corn, a green bean casserole with crispy fried shallots; and for the main course, in addition to oven roasted Diestel turkeys and Honey Baked ham, there will be Barramundi fish with Vera Cruz sauce, mini steaks with green peppercorn sauce, vegan tofu and tempe skillet with harvest vegetables.

A Grand Dessert assortment includes classic pumpkin pie with vanilla bean whipped cream, pecan tarts, decadent chocolate cake, cookies, apple crisp, sour mash blackberry cobbler, fresh fruit, and sugar-free desserts.

The buffet is $46.95 adults, 55 years and over $39.95 and children 11 years and under $15.95. Dinner is plated. For more information or to book a reservation for Thanksgiving buffet or dinner, visit www.miramonteresort.com or call (760) 341-2200, or toll free (800)237-2926. Miramonte Resort & Spa is located at 45000 Indian Wells Lane, Indian Wells, California.



Delicious Dining, Great Entertainment, Exciting Football and Over $100,000 in Giveaways
Spotlight 29 Casino is proud to celebrate Thanksgiving weekend with a variety of festivities that are sure to put guests in the Holiday spirit. From an exceptional Thanksgiving buffet at Café Capitata to hilarious comedian Jim Jefferies, and with more than $100,000 in cash and prizes, Spotlight 29 Casino is harvesting a great holiday weekend for all to enjoy.

Thanksgiving Day
Enjoy all of the Thanksgiving classics at Spotlight 29 Casino’s Café Capitata with an all-inclusive Thanksgiving buffet on Thursday, November 27th, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., for only $19.95 per person. Café Capitata’s traditional and delicious Thanksgiving feast is filled with all of the scrumptious holiday favorites. A carving station with delicious turkey and tender, juicy prime rib and all of the trimmings will be presented, including mashed potatoes and gravy, candied yams, creamed spinach, green beans and more. The Thanksgiving buffet will have other selections the whole family will enjoy, such as ham, salmon, pork shanks, penne pasta with shrimp, chicken Oscar, as well as Asian and Mexican dishes. A succulent seafood station featuring peel-and-eat shrimp, oysters, mussels and sushi is also offered. Topping off this decadent Thanksgiving feast, guests can relish in a variety of desserts, from pies, cakes and cream puffs to fresh fruit tarts, chocolate dipped strawberries to name a few.

Thanksgiving wouldn’t be complete without a rousing football game, so don’t miss watching the Seattle Seahawks versus the San Francisco 49ers game at Hot Spot. Great food and beverage specials, plus a live radio remote with The Eagle 106.9 will take place. Specials include $2 hot dogs, $7.50 domestic pitchers, $3 domestic drafts, $3 Coronas and Montejos. Kickoff is at 5:30 p.m.

Spotlight 29 Casino is also giving Thanksgiving guests the chance to win some coveted cash in their Touchdown Thursday Hot Seat Giveaway. Guests will relish in the chance to win some cash before Black Friday shopping commences with up to $1,000 in cash every 30 minutes from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Thanksgiving Weekend
With Thanksgiving comes Black Friday and on Friday, November 28th, Spotlight 29 Casino is excited to give guests over $10,000 to spend on Black Friday shopping in the Black Friday Shopping Spree Giveaway. A $500 Visa gift card will be given away every 15 minutes from 5 – 10 p.m. Club 29 members can earn entries every day and more by playing with their Club 29 card.

Top off Thanksgiving weekend with a chance to win a trip for two to the Big Game on Sunday, November 30th. From 1 p.m. to 7 p.m., guests can win a big screen TV or $500 cash and the big drawing follows at 8 p.m. Club 29 members can earn entries every day and more by playing with their Club 29 card.

For more information, please call 760-775-5566 or visit www.Spotlight29.com.


Enjoy A Delicious Thanksgiving Special & Thrilling Football Action
Tortoise Rock Casino is celebrating the Fall holiday with a scrumptious food special at Oasis Grille and exciting viewing parties for the intense football action over Thanksgiving weekend.
Oasis Grille will be serving a delectable open face turkey sandwich with mashed potatoes for all Thanksgiving dinners to enjoy. This appetizing meal will be available for only $7.29 per person. Guests can enjoy a taste of Thanksgiving from 11 a.m-10 p.m. on Thursday, November 27th.

As the High Desert’s football headquarters, Tortoise Rock Casino is airing the highly anticipated Thanksgiving Day football match-up between the Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers live at Shelly’s Lounge. Food and drink specials include $2 Nathan’s Hot Dog and Fries at Oasis Grille and $7.50 Bud and Bud Light pitchers and $3 Coronas at Shelly’s Lounge.

Tortoise Rock Casino is also giving guests a chance to win $100,000 on Sunday, November 30th in the $100,000 Gameday Giveaway. Club 29 members can get a scratch card and win exciting prices ranging from $10 in free play to a life changing $100,000 with each matched quarter score of the game. The $100,000 Gameday Giveaway is open to the first 200 Club 29 members. Scratch cards are available at Club 29.

Tortoise Rock Casino opened its doors on March 31, 2014. Tortoise Rock Casino features over 400 slot machines and 12 table games including Blackjack, 3-Card Poker and traditional Poker. The casino also offers a quick bite at an affordable price at Oasis Grille, along with live entertainment on weekends, sports viewing events and great drinks at Shelly’s Lounge. Tortoise Rock Casino can be found by taking a right on Adobe Road at Highway 62 going east. Everyone 18 years of age and over can join the non-stop sizzling gaming action at Tortoise Rock Casino.



The feel of cooler weather means the holidays are upon us. Fantasy Springs Resort Casino’s acclaimed chef’s lead by Chef Freddy Rieger has selected beautiful dishes to serve your entire family this Thanksgiving. On Thursday, November 27th Fresh Grill Buffet, POM and Bistro create the perfect atmosphere to give thanks and celebrate with friends and family.

Autumn favorites are combined with Thanksgiving staples from around the world at the Fresh Grill Buffet. Seating from 11am to 9pm. Adults are $28.99 and children ages 3 to 11 are $15.99. Children under 3 are free. The all-you-can-eat buffet begins with the salad and soup bar, where chef has prepared a classic light fare of grilled shrimp and Caesar salad, Greek penne pasta salad, spinach with roasted pears salad matched with palate teasers of Vietnamese glass noodle salad, Italian seafood salad, warm butternut squash bisque and chicken-tortilla soup. Hearty selections include chilled seafood on ice and carving board favorite’s maple roasted turkey breast, prime rib and honey glazed Virginia ham. The Chef’s Specialties feature grilled salmon, seafood jambalaya, stuffed pork roast, mashed potatoes, cornbread stuffing and bacon brussel sprouts. Ending on a sweet note, diners can indulge in the Fantasy Springs Signature Chocolate Fountain, pumpkin pie, cheesecake and much more.

The Bistro takes a more traditional approach to Thanksgiving, providing diners with family favorites sure to remind them of home. The Al A Carte menu includes an autumn mixed green salad or butternut squash bisque for $8.00, a lovely main course of roasted turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, country-style stuffing, candied sweet potatoes, sautéed asparagus and cranberry sauce for $28.00. Warm French baguette and whipped butter served during meal. And for dessert, a deliciously comforting homemade pumpkin pie with cinnamon whipped cream for $8.00. The Bistro serves Thanksgiving dinner from 5pm-10pm. Reservations are recommended for The Bistro and may be made via telephone at (760) 342-5000 or online at www.FantasySpringsResort.com.

Rounding out the abundance of Thanksgiving options, POM brings the classics straight from grandmother’s kitchen. A savory butternut squash bisque or autumn mixed green salad start the A La Carte menu at $7.00. For $25.00 diners’ feast on a main course of fresh roasted turkey, stuffing with maple roasted sausage, candied sweet potatoes, buttered broccoli amandine, cranberry sauce and warm dinner rolls with whipped butter. Homemade pumpkin pie with cinnamon whipped cream complete the meal at $7.00. This Thanksgiving special is served all day from 12pm to 11pm.

For more information, call toll free 800.827.2946 or visit www.FantasySpringsResort.com. Follow Fantasy Springs on Facebook and on Twitter @fantasysprings.