Another millionaire made in Las Vegas off $5 bet

Posted at 3:28 PM, Jul 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-09 18:30:19-04

LAS VEAGS (KTNV) — A Caesars Palace guest became an instant millionaire on July 8 when they hit the progressive jackpot of $1,469,237.15 on Three Card Poker following a $5 bet.

The Caesars Palace guest is the latest Caesars Entertainment-made millionaire, bringing the total to seven table game jackpots of $1 million or more hit within the last 9 months across multiple Nevada properties.

Caesars Entertainment recently introduced more ways to win with linked table games jackpots across the entire state of Nevada including Blackjack, Pai Gow Poker and Poker derivatives.

These jackpots are currently linked across 13 Caesars properties and total more than 275 tables, making them the largest linked table network in the nation.

Several casinos in Las Vegas have the popular $5 side bet option that is turning more player's into millionaires.

A gambler in June won just over $1 million at The Venetian hotel-casino off a similar $5 side bet.

A $1 bet was turned in to a $115,000 pay off earlier in the year at the Eastside Cannery hotel-casino on St. Patrick's Day.