Boyd Gaming Spreads Holiday Cheer with Festive Holiday Attractions

Boyd Gaming destinations nationwide are making the season merry and bright with festive holiday attractions, bringing the spirit of the season to life. Check out some of the spirited events happening throughout the country. 

Trees of Hope

Established more than a decade ago at Delta Downs Racetrack Casino Hotel in Vinton, La., Trees of Hope is a nationwide tree-decorating competition benefitting nonprofit organizations in communities served by Boyd Gaming. The Company has donated more than half a million dollars to charities across the nation through Trees of Hope. This holiday season, customers are invited to visit each participating property and vote for their favorite charity’s decorated tree, giving them the chance to win cash prizes to help support their missions. Participating properties include Delta Downs; Ameristar Kansas City and Ameristar St. Charles in Missouri; Belterra Park in Ohio; Valley Forge Casino Resort in Pennsylvania; Kansas Star Casino in Kansas; Sam’s Town Tunica in Mississippi; Amelia Belle, Sam’s Town Shreveport and Treasure Chest in Louisiana; and AlianteCannery, Eastside CanneryThe OrleansGold CoastSuncoast and Main Street Station in Las Vegas.

25th Anniversary of Mystic Falls Park® Winter Wonderland at Sam’s Town Las Vegas

For the last 25 years, Mystic Falls Park® at Sam’s Town Las Vegas has turned into a time-honored, whimsical winter dream just before Thanksgiving to kick off the holiday season. From now through Jan. 1, 2020, visitors are invited to enjoy the indoor atrium filled with garland streams, wreath-adorned lampposts, snow-covered trees and festive decorations offering guests a glimpse inside Santa’s workshop, from elves making toys to loading up Santa’s sleigh. The centerpiece of the attraction is a laser light show, featuring classic holiday songs and snow falling throughout the park. Santa will also join the festivities with regular visits throughout the season. For more information, visit

Giant Poinsettia Tree at Belterra Casino Resort 

Belterra Casino Resort in southern Indiana recently unveiled its celebrated annual holiday installation – a giant poinsettia tree in the main pavilion of the gaming entertainment destination. The seasonal activation is a tradition for Belterra Casino Resort, having delighted guests since it opened in 2001. The massive piece of décor is comprised of 700 poinsettias and measures approximately 20 feet tall and 12 feet wide. The beautiful tree takes nearly one week to build, from the development of the frame to the final poinsettia placement. Click here to check out a time-lapse of the installation of the poinsettia tree. For more information about holiday happenings at Belterra Casino Resort, visit

Delectable Holiday Dining Specials Nationwide

Boyd Gaming destinations throughout the country, from Pennsylvania to Las Vegas, are making holiday dining easy and memorable with a variety of tasty specials and decadent dining experiences available this December. Boyd Gaming guests can enjoy a variety of options, including holiday buffets, tantalizing steak dinners, flavorful seafood dishes, traditional turkey dinners served with all the fixings, and much more. To learn more about Boyd Gaming’s food and beverage holiday offerings, visit