Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas Resorts’ All-New Linked Blackjack Progressive Jackpot Makes a New Millionaire

LAS VEGAS (Nov. 20, 2018) — Caesar Entertainment Las Vegas Resorts all-new linked Blazing 7’s Blackjack progressive jackpot of $1,013,733.71 recently hit for one lucky guest at Paris Las Vegas. While on vacation in Las Vegas with his family, Miami resident Elhara Shai became an instant millionaire when three, seven of diamonds were dealt out on the Blazing 7’s progressive on Thursday, Nov. 15. Shai had been playing blackjack for three hours before the big jackpot hit. He is now looking forward to buying a house and opening a dog shelter

Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas Resorts recently introduced more ways to win with two new citywide linked jackpots for Poker derivatives and Blackjack. Following the highly successful Fortune Pai Gow Poker Progressive jackpot, which was introduced earlier this year and has paid out more than $3.5 million, these two linked jackpots add more excitement and more payouts.

In addition to the nearly 40 Pai Gow tables, the number of Blackjack and Poker derivatives linked jackpot tables will total 245—making them the largest linked table network in the nation. Linked tables for Pai Gow, Blackjack and Poker derivatives can be found at all nine Caesars’ Las Vegas resorts of: Caesars Palace, Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, Harrah’s Las Vegas, Paris Las Vegas, Bally’s Las Vegas, Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, Flamingo Las Vegas, The Cromwell and The LINQ Hotel & Casino. With the largest network of linked tables, this allows for jackpots to grow quickly, reach high-dollar amounts and frequent payouts.

2018 has been a lucky year for Caesars Entertainment guests, bringing eight new millionaires to the ever-growing list, including one as recent as Nov. 10 at O’Sheas Casino at The LINQ Hotel & Casino. Caesars Entertainment has created more than 838 millionaires since 1987; with those player winnings fast approaching the $2 billion mark, the company has announced Millionaire Maker powered by Total Rewards, a celebration of these guests’ winnings and a promotion aimed at making even more millionaires.

There are a growing number of ways to become a millionaire, even a multi-millionaire, at Caesars Entertainment resorts nation-wide. Every year the best poker players in the world gather at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino for the WSOP® where the winner has been known to take home more than $8 million. Popular slot machines like Wheel of Fortune®, Mega Bucks® and Wizard of Oz® routinely reach multi-million-dollar jackpots. With special events and promotions in a number of key markets Caesars Entertainment is consistently pioneering games to offer players innovative and entertaining ways become the next instant millionaire.

About Caesars Entertainment

Caesars Entertainment is the world’s most diversified casino-entertainment provider and the most geographically diverse U.S. casino-entertainment company. Since its beginning in Reno, Nevada, in 1937, Caesars Entertainment has grown through development of new resorts, expansions and acquisitions. Caesars Entertainment’s resorts operate primarily under the Caesars®, Harrah’s® and Horseshoe® brand names. Caesars Entertainment’s portfolio also includes the Caesars Entertainment UK family of casinos. Caesars Entertainment is focused on building loyalty and value with its guests through a unique combination of great service, excellent products, unsurpassed distribution, operational excellence and technology leadership. Caesars Entertainment is committed to environmental sustainability and energy conservation and recognizes the importance of being a responsible steward of the environment. For more information, please visit