Where to Watch March Hoops in Vegas, Drink Specials and Betting Tips

The 2020 College Basketball Tournament is approaching! Vegas is one of the best spots in the world to catch the games, and Station Casinos offers free viewing, drink specials, and free parking for all the games.

Here are some off-strip promotions to catch the madness across town.

College Basketball Last Man Standing Contest is BACK!

The favorite college hoops contest for Las Vegas locals returns for 2020!

Winner takes all for $60,000 cash minimum guaranteed.

$25 per entry. If you buy 4 entries, you get the 5th free. Not to worry – 100% of all entry fees are returned as prize money, so it all goes back to our guests!

Sign up by Thursday, March 19 at 9 a.m. at any Station Casinos, Wildfire, Fiestas, or El Cortez Locations.

Station Casinos Drink Specials for March Hoops

Starting Sunday, March 1st, 2020 through Monday, April 6, 2020, guests can enjoy:

  • $15 buckets of Budweiser, Bud Light, Michelob Ultra, or Bud Light Seltzer
  • $4 Modelo Drafts
  • $5 shots of Jameson, Jack Daniel’s, Crown Royal, and Patron

Here’s where to get the specials:

Palace Station – Casino Bar, Trackside Bar, Race & Sports Bar
Boulder Station – Race & Sports Bar, Kixx Bar, Brewer’s Bar, Cigar
Texas Station – Race & Sports Bar, Garage, Martini Bar, Whiskey Bar, Bowling Bar
Sunset Station – Race & Sports Bar, Gaudi Bar, Rosalita’s Bar, Seville Bar, Bowling Bar
Santa Fe Station – Race & Sports Bar, Iguana, Chrome, Bowling Bar, 4949 Bar
Fiesta Henderson – Race & Sports Bar, Cervesa Bar, Coco Loco Bar
Fiesta Rancho – Race & Sports Bar, Cabo Bar
GVR – Race & Sports Bar
Red Rock – Race & Sports Bar, Rocks
Palms – Race & Sports Bar

Bracket Madness $1 Drink For the Championship Game

The Bracket Madness promotion features beer bucket and drink specials throughout each round of college basketball playoff games is BACK!

$1 drink specials during the Championship Game will be determined by the Brand Bracket Display located in sportsbook bars.

Spirit and beer brands are assigned on the brackets to a team seed and will advance as the corresponding team advances throughout the tournament. Look out for updates to the brackets to see which drinks are $1 for the championship!

March Hoops Viewing Parties in Vegas

All casino bars at Station Casinos are showing the games, but here are a few more tips and parties for March Hoops action:

Santa Fe Station

Chrome Showroom

If you’ve been to a UFC showing at Chrome Showroom, you know it’s the perfect venue for sports viewing.

Catch the games all tournament long inside Chrome for free.

Red Rock Resort

Rocks Lounge

For the first weekend of the tourney (March 19-22), Red Rock is opening their Rocks Lounge venue for viewing.

Catch the game on the big screens for free, with a $50 daily beer package or a $150 full weekend beer package.

Palace Station

Sports Tavern

From March 19-22 starting at 9 a.m. daily, the Sports Tavern at Palace is the place to be.

Get $2.50 you-call-it drafts and food specials starting at $5. No cover.

Green Valley Ranch Resort

GVR Poolside

GVR offers guests the opportunity to watch the games under their very own private cabana.


  • Chips & Dip
  • Choice of One Cabana Party Platter
  • 2 Buckets of Beer
  • $200.00 ($300.00 Value)


  • Chips & Dip
  • Choice of One Cabana Party Platter
  • 2 Buckets of Beer
  • One Bottle of Titos
  • $300.00 ($475.00 Value)


  • Chips & Dip (One per Cabana)
  • Choice of One Cabana Party Platter
  • 2 Buckets of Beer
  • Two Bottles of Titos
  • $500.00 ($750.00 Value)

Details on packages are available by calling 702-617-6800.

Estancia Ballroom

GVR will have the games on inside their massive Estancia Ballroom. Doors for each day of the tournament on March 19th and 20th open at 8:30 a.m.


  • Free admission
  • Stadium-themed food and drinks
  • Live wagering counter inside the ballroom with free drinks
    • BONUS: if a guest wagers $20 at the physical booth, they will receive one (1) free drink coupon. If they place a $40 wager, guests will receive two (2) free drink coupons.
      • Guests may only receive a maximum of four (4) drink coupons per day.

Sunset Station

College Basketball “Tip off the Tourney” inside Club Madrid

Sunset will have their annual Tip off the Tourney for guests at no charge on March 17th at 6 p.m. Listen to the experts tease the tourney and offer betting picks to help you win.

$1 Hot Dogs at Sunset Sports Book

Who doesn’t love $1 dogs? Get a snack at the hot dog cart as you watch the games.

Fiesta Henderson

Fuego Lounge

The recently-upgraded Fuego Lounge offers the perfect venue to catch the games.

$1 Hot Dogs at Fiesta Henderson

Grab yourself a snack at the hot dog cart throughout the tournament.

Boulder Station


Take a break from the action and get some grub with $1 Tacos/$5 Margaritas in Guadalajara Mexican Restaurant! The games will be shown in their bar.


Bet from anywhere in Nevada with the STN Sports App

Be sure you’re ready for the madness!

Download the STN Sports app if you’re in Nevada, and you can place your bets from the couch. Hey, we know you can’t spend ALL day every day at the sportsbook.


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