World Record Set by Muskleshoot Casino
May 01, 2016
Muckleshoot Casino in Auburn, Washington culminated its landmark 21st
anniversary celebration on April 30 with a record-breaking event – the world's
largest slot tournament. Officially certified by GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS, the
historic designation was captured during the kick-off of Everi's 2016 TournEvent
"This is a thrilling honor not just for Muckleshoot Casino, but for the
incredible 3,173 players players who hold this record with us equally," said
Conrad Granito, General Manager of Muckleshoot Casino. "Their spirited
enthusiasm, combined with the exhilarating fun of Everi's TournEvent of
Champions, created a winning combination."
An official GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS adjudicator verified the accomplishment after
a more than 13-hour period. Participation in the history-making event, which
awarded more than $100,000 in cash and prizes, was free to guests 21 and older.
The tournament's top finisher, Benigno T. of Federal Way, Wa., received $21,000
in cash and a four-night trip to Las Vegas to compete for a chance to win $1
million* in Everi's TournEvent of Champions championship event on September 28,
"We've held hundreds of TournEvent of Champions slot tournaments over the past
five years, but this one was definitely the most memorable and the perfect way
to kick off this year's campaign," added Linda Trinh, Everi Vice President of
Marketing & Promotions. "We are proud to be a part of this historic event and
want to thank Muckleshoot Casino, as well as all the players, who helped make
this our biggest TournEvent of Champions tournament to date."
From its humble start in a tent in 1995, Muckleshoot Casino now proudly serves
as the largest gaming establishment in the Pacific Northwest, with more than
3,100 games, eight delectable dining experiences, and sensational live
Return to Washington Casinos.