Loads of Fun for the Whole Family at Emerald Resort & Casino

Emerald Resort & Casino is going all out with a fantastic family-friendly, fun-filled lineup that’ll see you through October, November and December! From whisky and gin tastings to dinosaurs brought back to life and kiddie celebrations, there’s something for all ages. 

When Emerald Resort & Casino talks about having a good time, they certainly mean it! They have an awesome lineup jam-packed with great entertainment for both the young and the young at heart. From prehistoric monsters and sipping on a selection of gins to supporting an amazing cause and watching a movie under the stars, there’s something for everyone.

See Prehistoric Creatures at the Dino Expo!

Are you or your kids fans of Jurassic Park and wondered what it would be like to roam with these scaly giants or even be an archaeologist? Well, you’re in luck. The Dino Expo is heading to Emerald Arena this October. Activities for the little ones included in the ticket price are a 15-minute Jurassic Tour, dino fossil digging, dino colouring, a Wits University fossil display and fun on the jumping castle! Extra cost activities include dino rides, instant photos, bumper cars and electric train rides. Children will also get free entry into the Aquadome or Animal World on your visit to the Dino Expo from 10:00 until 17:00. Please note: this special only applies to kids under 12 years old.

Date: 19 – 21 October 2018 from 10:00 to 17:00 daily.

Venue: Emerald Arena at Emerald Resort & Casino.

Cost: Tickets cost between R30 and R120 per person and are available at Computicket.

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Celebrate Children’s Day at Emerald

Don’t miss out on the Children’s Day celebrations at Emerald Resort & Casino this November. This year they’re giving kids under the age of 12 years FREE access into Aquadome and Animal World for a full day of fun! And that’s not all… Pins is also offering children (under 12 years old) a game of ten-pin bowling for just R10. Now that sounds like an exciting day of non-stop action!

Date: 03 November 2018 from 10:00 – 17:00.

Venue: The Aquadome, Animal World and Pins at Emerald Resort & Casino.

Cost: Free entry for children u/12 to Aquadome and Animal World. Pins bowling – R10 per game u/12.

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Don’t Miss the Vaal Gin & Whisky Festival

Whisky lovers will be thrilled to hear about the fifth annual Vaal Gin & Whisky Festival taking place at the Emerald Hotel later this October. The event is just the place for connoisseurs and the curious to sip, sample and enjoy a variety of premium whisky brands, as well as a selection of superb gin varietals under one roof. To find out more about this exciting event, make sure you visit www.vaalwhiskeyfestival.co.za. Tickets include whisky and craft gin tastings, a glass, snacks and entertainment, as well as an additional dinner and boat cruise if you select the VIP option.

Date: 27 October 2018 from 17:30 – 21:30. Registration at 17:00.

Venue: Emerald Hotel at Emerald Resort & Casino.

Cost: The R250 ticket includes 20 premium whisky and craft gin tasting tickets, a glass, snacks and entertainment. R500 VIP ticket includes additional dinner and boat cruise. Get your tickets at www.ticketpros.co.za.

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Catch An Outdoor Movie!

Emerald Resort & Casino wants everyone to get together with their loved ones for some well-deserved quality family time. And there’s no better way to do this than by heading to the Emerald lawns for a Family Outdoor Movie Night early this December. On the evening, you’ll get to watch the exciting and funny animation, Zootopia, on the big screen. So, pack your picnic blankets and cushions and pre-order your treat-filled picnic basket at yolandav@emeraldcasino.co.za. This is a lovely night out for the whole family.

Date: 08 December 2018 from 19:00.

Venue:  Emerald lawns at Emerald Resort & Casino.

Cost: Tickets cost R80 per person and can be purchased from Computicket.

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Support an Amazing Cause

Have a blast while supporting an amazing cause at the annual 5km CANSA Breast Walk – Rainbow Colour Festival. This event is a powerful and inspiring opportunity to unite as a community to honour breast cancer survivors, raise awareness about the steps we can take to reduce the risk of getting breast cancer and raise money to help CANSA lead the fight against this disease. The charity supports breast cancer research, delivers education and offers 24/7 support. As for the Colour Festival, make sure you wear white – it’s going to get super colourful.

Date: 27 October 2018 from 09:00.

Venue: Emerald Resort & Casino.

Cost: R150 per person. Pre-register here.

Come out and have a good time. Adventure awaits you.

Emerald Resort & Casino

For More Information

Call 016 982 8000, email info@emeraldcasino.co.za or visit their website at www.emeraldcasino.co.za.

Also, check them out on Facebook and Twitter @emerald_resort.

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