bikefest golden nugget las vegasThe Golden Nugget will welcome thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts to Fremont Street Sept. 27 – 30 for the 12th Anniversary of the Las Vegas BikeFest® 2012.

As the host hotel for the event, the official registration will be held in the Golden Nugget’s Grand event center. The hotel is located right in the heart of the action on Fremont Street, less than a mile from the BikeFest Vendor Village at Cashman Center.

During Las Vegas BikeFest®, Golden Nugget will be giving away a new 2013 Harley-Davidson motorcycle, sponsored by the Red Rock Harley-Davidson dealership. The drawing will be held on Saturday, Sept. 29 at 9:15 p.m. on the Fremont Street Experience First Street stage, and riders must be present to win.

One lucky winner will have the choice between three Harley styles – a 2013 Road King Classic®, Softail Slim® or a Street Glide®, all of which will be on display at the Golden Nugget during the rally. Entries may be earned the following ways:

  • One (1) ticket for every ten (10) 24 Karat Club points earned
  • One (1) ticket for every $1,200 and above hand-paid jackpot
  • One (1) ticket for receiving any blackjack
  • One (1) ticket for every $100 and above chip payout on Roulette inside bets
  • One (1) ticket for every Mini Baccarat winning tie bet
  • One (1) ticket for every 3:1 payoff or better ($5 minimum bet) for all other table games
  • One (1) ticket for any $20 and above Race & Sports parlay bet
  • One (1) ticket for every flush or better in Texas Hold’em Poker
  • One (1) ticket for any 21 multi-game or above Keno ticket
  • One (1) ticket for each Las Vegas BikeFest® registrant
  • One (1) ticket for each BikeFest Poker Walk registrant
  • One (1) ticket for signing up for a new 24 Karat Club membership

All entries must be earned from 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, Sept 27 until 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 29 and must be deposited in the drawing drum by 8:45 p.m. on Saturday evening. Complete rules available at the 24 Karat Booth inside the Golden Nugget.

In addition to participating as one of the proud sponsors of the Las Vegas BikeFest®, the Golden Nugget is one of the stops on the Poker Walk being held from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 28.

The BikeFest $2,500 Slot Tournament will be held on the casino floor on Thursday, Sept. 27 beginning at 9 a.m. All BikeFest registrants will receive one free entry into the tournament and non-registrants can participate for a $25 buy-in. Also, on Friday, Sept. 28, the Golden Nugget will host a special poker tournament to benefit the Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation, taking place in the Grand event center from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. The poker tournament buy-in is $50 with $20 re-buys.

Guests looking for more excitement can head over to Gold Diggers where the club will be hosting a sexy bikini contest. Visitors can view and judge their favorite contestants on Friday, Sept. 28 and Saturday, Sept. 29 starting at 11 p.m. each night. For more information on the Golden Nugget and Las Vegas BikeFest® events, visit or

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