Chinese New Year at WinStar

Join us in celebrating 2017: The Year of the Rooster

The Fire Rooster has waited 60 long years to celebrate an extra special Lunar New Year event at WinStar World Casino and Resort and we want you to join us for all the exciting events. Check out everything we have in store for this year’s celebration from festive character performers and traditional $2 bills to “The Natural” $150,000 Baccarat Invitational Tournament and a special Vietnamese Variety Concert – this Chinese New Year celebration at WinStar World Casino and Resort is sure to the best yet!

Đinh Dâu 2017: The Year of the Rooster

Don’t miss what is sure to be a historical evening in the Global Event Center as we welcome The Year of the Fire Rooster! On Sunday, January 29th at 8:00 PM, the Vietnamese Variety Concert pays tribute to the industry’s biggest personality alive, famed MC and novelist Nguyen Ngoc Ngan. Over 25 of the biggest names – Bang Kieu, Nhu Quynh, Tam Doan, Duong Trieu Vu, Truong Vu, Quang Le, and Mai Thien Van, to name a few – will take the stage for a LIVE performance in the Global Event Center in honor of Ngan’s 25th Anniversary Celebration.

General admission for this event is FREE; however, guests must visit the WinStar Global Event Center Box Office or a Table Games Host to obtain admission tickets prior to the event. Tickets are available only while supplies last and guests are limited to a maximum of six (6) tickets per household. Guests must also a present valid photo I.D. to obtain tickets. Tickets will be available beginning Sunday, November 20th.

Chinese New Year Casino Action

Get in on the action of Chinese New Year festivities happening throughout the casino floor. Beginning January 22nd, $2 bills will be distributed from the Table Games Pits and available until all supplies are exhausted. Also, don’t miss your chance to see Character Performers live in action at the Rome Grand Entrance on the following dates/times:

  • January 22nd – 29th (6:00 PM to 8:00 PM)
  • January 27th – 29th (9:00 PM to 11:00 PM)
  • January 28th & 29th (3:00 PM to 5:00 PM)


Plus, compete for your chance to win a share of over $150,000 in cash and cheques during “The Natural” Invitational Baccarat Tournament from December 12th through January 29th! Beginning December 12th, the first 72 patrons to redeem their special invitation at the Madrid Player’s Club desk will be eligible to participate in 1 of 3 Qualifying Round Tournaments held in the Beijing Gaming Plaza on the following dates: (Q1) Jan 8th, (Q2) Jan 15th and (Q3) Jan 22nd. Then, excitement of the tournament continues on January 29th, as the Main Event unfolds with 18 qualified finalists competing for a 1st place prize payout of $50,000! Registration for the Main Event will be held from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM at the Mist Box Office, followed by the Main Event taking place in the Beijing Gaming Plaza at 2:00 PM.