Special Events

Special Events

From private parties to the World’s largest chuckwagon cook-off, the Ruidoso Downs Racetrack makes a great venue for large and small special events. For Race Tickets or special event information please call (575) 378-4431.

 

If you would be interested in bringing a group of 20 or more please contact Tim Keithley for information. (575) 378-7208 or tkeithley@raceruidoso.com.

Mon

01
Oct

Military Mondays

Event Details

THE EVENT:

Any patron visiting Billy the Kid Casino on a Monday from October 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018 who is active or retired military/veteran will be eligible for five times points awards plus any other promotion running on that day.

 RULES:

  • Patron must be a current member of Billy’s Rewards Club or sign up to be a member the day they receive the award.
  • Patron must present proof of being active or retired military/veteran to Billy’s Rewards Club.
  • Ruidoso Downs Race Track and Billy the Kid Casino reserves the right to photograph any Claimant for security purposes and advertising.
  • Patron must go to Billy’s Rewards Club booth to be put into a special group that will award them the additional points for all points earned through play.

PRIZES:

Each patron who meets the above criteria will earn five (5) times points on play in the casino from the moment of award until the close of business that day.

Time

October 1

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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until December 31, 2018

Mon

01
Oct

Off-Road Adventure

Event Details

THE EVENT:

 Any patron visiting Billy the Kid Casino from October 1, 2018 through October 31, 2018 will be eligible to redeem points for tickets to win a 2018 New Polaris Rzr 900 EPS.  There will also be additional hot seat drawings that will occur on Wednesdays for Seniors (50+) for ten (10) additional entries for the Polaris.

 RULES:

 Patron must be a current member of Billy’s Rewards Club or sign up to be a member the day they receive the award.

  • Patron must present proof of age that they are over 50 years of age on Wednesdays for the additional entries.
  • Patron must redeem 6 points to receive 1 ticket for entry into the drawing of the Polaris.
  • Patrons will not be limited in the number of tickets they can redeem until the last day of the drawing, when a limit of 100 tickets per patron will be instituted.
  • Ruidoso Downs Race Track and Billy the Kid Casino reserves the right to photograph any Claimant for security purposes and advertising.
  • To win any of the hot seat drawings, patron must be playing with Billy’s Rewards Club Card at the time of the drawing selection.
  • If in a hot seat drawing it is determined that the person selected does not meet all the qualifications of the promotion, the next name in line will become the new winner.
  • Patrons will be able to redeem points for tickets any day starting from October 1, 2018 through 8:30 pm on October 31, 2018 when the line to purchase tickets will be closed, a staff member will become the end of the line and no additional people will be able to get into line to redeem any more tickets, the Billy’s Rewards Club will issue tickets to patrons until the end of the line (staff member) is reached.
  • Patrons must turn in their entries for the drawing by 8:45 pm on October 31, 2018, an entry must be for this specific drawing to be valid.
  • If it is determined that any entry has been forged, the entry will be invalid and the patron will be penalized.
  • Drawing to award the Polaris will be at 9 pm on October 31, 2018
  • Winning Patron must be present to receive the award on October 31, 2018, if the selected patron has not claimed the prize within five (5) minutes, another name will be drawn and given five (5) minutes until a patron has claimed the prize.
  • Winning Patron is responsible for all taxes and titling fees.

PRIZES:

 Each patron who meets the above criteria and turns in tickets will be eligible to win the 2018 Polaris RZR 900 EPS Titanium Metallic MSRP: $14,799, cost is $12,959.00 (PPA)

Time

October 1 @ 10:00 am - October 31 @ 9:00 pm

Mon

01
Oct

Billy’s Daily Double

Event Details

THE EVENT:

Any patron visiting Billy the Kid Casino from October 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018 who is using their Billy’s Rewards Club card during the assigned hours will be eligible for two time point multipliers.

 RULES:

  • Patron must be a current member of Billy’s Rewards Club or sign up to be a member the day they receive the award.
  • Patron must be playing during the first two (2) hours of the casino being open daily.
  • Patron must be playing with their Billy’s Rewards Club Card during the time period.
  • Ruidoso Downs Race Track and Billy the Kid Casino reserves the right to photograph any Claimant for security purposes and advertising.

PRIZES:

Each patron who meets the above criteria will earn two (2) times points on play in the casino from the moment of award until the end of the assigned hours.

Time

October 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until December 31, 2018

Mon

01
Oct

Billy’s Triple Crown

Event Details

THE EVENT:

Any patron visiting Billy the Kid Casino from October 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018 who is using their Billy’s Rewards Club card during the assigned hours of 9 pm until close will be eligible for three times points.

 RULES:

  • Patron must be a current member of Billy’s Rewards Club or sign up to be a member the day they receive the award.
  • Patron must be playing starting at 9 pm and lasting until close each day.
  • Patron must be playing with their Billy’s Rewards Club Card during the time period.
  • Ruidoso Downs Race Track and Billy the Kid Casino reserves the right to photograph any Claimant for security purposes and advertising.

PRIZES:

Each patron who meets the above criteria will earn three (3) times points on play in the casino from the moment of award until the end of the assigned hours.

Time

October 1 @ 9:00 pm - October 2 @ 1:00 am

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An event every day that begins at 9:00pm, repeating until December 31, 2018

Tue

02
Oct

Billy’s Daily Double

Event Details

THE EVENT:

Any patron visiting Billy the Kid Casino from October 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018 who is using their Billy’s Rewards Club card during the assigned hours will be eligible for two time point multipliers.

 RULES:

  • Patron must be a current member of Billy’s Rewards Club or sign up to be a member the day they receive the award.
  • Patron must be playing during the first two (2) hours of the casino being open daily.
  • Patron must be playing with their Billy’s Rewards Club Card during the time period.
  • Ruidoso Downs Race Track and Billy the Kid Casino reserves the right to photograph any Claimant for security purposes and advertising.

PRIZES:

Each patron who meets the above criteria will earn two (2) times points on play in the casino from the moment of award until the end of the assigned hours.

Time

October 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until December 31, 2018

Tue

02
Oct

Billy’s Triple Crown

Event Details

THE EVENT:

Any patron visiting Billy the Kid Casino from October 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018 who is using their Billy’s Rewards Club card during the assigned hours of 9 pm until close will be eligible for three times points.

 RULES:

  • Patron must be a current member of Billy’s Rewards Club or sign up to be a member the day they receive the award.
  • Patron must be playing starting at 9 pm and lasting until close each day.
  • Patron must be playing with their Billy’s Rewards Club Card during the time period.
  • Ruidoso Downs Race Track and Billy the Kid Casino reserves the right to photograph any Claimant for security purposes and advertising.

PRIZES:

Each patron who meets the above criteria will earn three (3) times points on play in the casino from the moment of award until the end of the assigned hours.

Time

October 2 @ 9:00 pm - October 3 @ 1:00 am

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An event every day that begins at 9:00pm, repeating until December 31, 2018

Wed

03
Oct

Seniors Appreciation

Event Details

THE EVENT:

Any patron visiting Billy the Kid Casino on a Wednesday from October 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018 who is over 50 years of age will be eligible for five times points awards (runs from opening to close), hot seat drawings from approximately 10:30 am-7:30 pm (every hour on the half hour roughly) for $50 in cash, additional hot seats for “Billy’s Off-road Adventure” will be run throughout the day (please see rules for that promotion for more specifics) plus any other promotion running on that day.

 RULES:

  • Patron must be a current member of Billy’s Rewards Club or sign up to be a member the day they receive the award.
  • Patron must present proof of age to be put into the group of seniors, Over 50 years of age on that day.
  • Ruidoso Downs Race Track and Billy the Kid Casino reserves the right to photograph any Claimant for security purposes and advertising.
  • To win any of the hot seat drawings, patron must be playing with Billy’s Rewards Club Card at the time of the drawing selection.
  • If in a hot seat drawing it is determined that the person selected does not meet all the qualifications of the promotion, the next name in line will become the new winner.
  • Patron must go to Billy’s Rewards Club booth to be put into a special group that will award them the additional points for all points earned through play.

PRIZES:

Each patron who meets the above criteria will earn five (5) times points on play in the casino from the moment of award until the close of business that day.

Each patron who meets the above criteria will also be eligible to win the ten (10) hot seat for $50 each.

Each patron who meets the above criteria will also be eligible to win the additional hot seat drawings associated with “Billy’s Off-road Adventure” (see that promotion’s rules for more specifics).

Time

October 3

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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until December 26, 2018

Wed

03
Oct

Cowboy Symposium Giveaway

Event Details

THE EVENT:

Any patron visiting Billy the Kid Casino on October 3, 2018 and/or October 10, 2018 who is using their Billy’s Rewards Club card during the designated hours will be eligible to win two daily admission tickets to the Lincoln County Cowboy Symposium.

 RULES:

  • Patron must be a current member of Billy’s Rewards Club or sign up to be a member the day they receive the award.
  • Patron must be playing during the designated hours, the hours will be between 11 am – 8 pm. The drawings will be done 10 times during these hours, drawings will not be a set time but will all occur between these times.
  • Patron must be playing with their Billy’s Rewards Club Card during the time period.
  • Patrons may win more than one time.
  • Ruidoso Downs Race Track and Billy the Kid Casino reserves the right to photograph any Claimant for security purposes and advertising.

PRIZES:

Each patron who meets the above criteria will earn two (2) Lincoln County Cowboy Symposium Daily Admission Tickets.

Time

October 3

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One event on October 10, 2018 at 12:00am

Wed

03
Oct

Billy’s Daily Double

Event Details

THE EVENT:

Any patron visiting Billy the Kid Casino from October 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018 who is using their Billy’s Rewards Club card during the assigned hours will be eligible for two time point multipliers.

 RULES:

  • Patron must be a current member of Billy’s Rewards Club or sign up to be a member the day they receive the award.
  • Patron must be playing during the first two (2) hours of the casino being open daily.
  • Patron must be playing with their Billy’s Rewards Club Card during the time period.
  • Ruidoso Downs Race Track and Billy the Kid Casino reserves the right to photograph any Claimant for security purposes and advertising.

PRIZES:

Each patron who meets the above criteria will earn two (2) times points on play in the casino from the moment of award until the end of the assigned hours.

Time

October 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until December 31, 2018

Wed

03
Oct

Billy’s Triple Crown

Event Details

THE EVENT:

Any patron visiting Billy the Kid Casino from October 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018 who is using their Billy’s Rewards Club card during the assigned hours of 9 pm until close will be eligible for three times points.

 RULES:

  • Patron must be a current member of Billy’s Rewards Club or sign up to be a member the day they receive the award.
  • Patron must be playing starting at 9 pm and lasting until close each day.
  • Patron must be playing with their Billy’s Rewards Club Card during the time period.
  • Ruidoso Downs Race Track and Billy the Kid Casino reserves the right to photograph any Claimant for security purposes and advertising.

PRIZES:

Each patron who meets the above criteria will earn three (3) times points on play in the casino from the moment of award until the end of the assigned hours.

Time

October 3 @ 9:00 pm - October 4 @ 1:00 am

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An event every day that begins at 9:00pm, repeating until December 31, 2018

October 01 Military Mondays
October 01 Off-Road Adventure
October 01 Billy’s Daily Double
October 01 Billy’s Triple Crown
October 02 Billy’s Daily Double
October 02 Billy’s Triple Crown
October 03 Seniors Appreciation
October 03 Cowboy Symposium Giveaway
October 03 Billy’s Daily Double
October 03 Billy’s Triple Crown

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