Straight to Riches




Now – March 30

Drawings: January 26, February 23, & March 30 at 9 p.m.


We’re giving away BIG winter prizes every month in the Straight to Riches Drawings! You could go home with your share of over $300,000 in CASH and prizes including a pair of snowmobiles, an icehouse, or a Dodge pickup truck!

To enter, beat the dealer with a straight or better in:

  • Mississippi Stud
  • 3 Card Poker
  • Ultimate Texas Hold-Em
  • Let it Ride

Earn one entry for every straight you play. Drawings held on the last Thursday of the month. Ten lucky winners will walk home with HUGE cash prizes and a grand prize at every drawing!



See Grand Rewards™ for official rules and details.

Official Promotion Rules

Promotion Summary: Beginning January 1st, 2023,all guests are invited to share in over $300,000 in cash and prizes in our Straight to Riches Player Pool Promotion! It’s time to give back from our Player Pool! All you must do to be entered is to beat the dealer with a straight or better in any of our player pooled games including Mississippi Stud, 3 Card Poker, Ultimate Texas Hold-Em and Let it Ride! Getting a straight will get you one entry into our monthly drawings where you can win a pair of snowmobiles and a trailer, an ice castle, or a Dodge Pickup truck!!! Drawings will be held on the last Thursday of the month (January 26th, February 23rd, and March 20th, 2023), at 9pm. Each week ten (10) lucky winners will walk home with HUGE cash prizes and a guaranteed GRAND PRIZE!

1. To Enter: Grand Rewards Players Club members (the “guest”) need to only play at their choice of player pooled table games tables including Mississippi Stud, 3 Card Poker, Ultimate Texas Hold-Em and Let it Ride.  A manual drawing entry will be awarded for every straight or better that also beats the dealer. A straight is 5 cards that are in order, for example: 6,7,8,9 & 10, with the exception of 3 Card Poker which only requires 3 cards in order, for example 9, 10 & Jack. Or better hands are defined as; Let It Ride- 3 of a kind, Straight Flush and Royal Flush; 3 Card-3 of a kind or Straight Flush; Ultimate Texas Hold-Em- Flush, Full House, Quads, Straight Flush and Royal Flush; Mississippi Stud- Flush, Full House, 4 of a kind, Straight Flush and Royal Flush. Guests will keep their drawing entries until the drawing day. Guests may choose which drawing day to participate in. Guests are solely responsible to retain their tickets and deposit them on drawing day into the desired manual drawing barrel.

2. Manual Drawing Entry: Amanual drawing entry may be earned for every straight that beats the dealer beginning on January 1st, 2023. All Table Game card game rules apply. Table Game Management decisions are final. Manual drawing entries must have guest name and players card number to be valid. Guests are solely responsible to keep all their manual drawing entries and deposit them on the desired drawing day. Lost or stolen tickets will not be replaced. All drawing entries are property specific and may only be used at the property in which they are received. All drawing entries are nontransferable and may not be altered in any way. Manual drawing entries will not roll over to the next drawing date.

3. Drawing Dates & Times: Drawings will take place on January 26th, February 23rd, and March 20th, 2023, at 9pm. The manual drawing drum will open at 7:00pm and close at 8:59pm each drawing date. Manual drawing entries will be entered during this time. Drawings will take place at 9:00pm each drawing day.

4. Drawing Details: Drawings will be held in the Table Games area at 9:00pm. We will draw ten (10) winners names. If a guest’s name is drawn and the guest does not arrive in five (5) minutes, another name will be drawn until all winners are present to begin the prizing. Once all guests are present, guests will select an envelope in the order they were drawn. Guests can win as many times as they are drawn.

5. Prize Schedule: Each week will have nine (9) cash prizes and one Grand Prize.



Prize Value

Prize Type

# of Winners

Total Prizes





 $                   10,000



 $       10,000

 $                     7,500



 $       15,000

 $                     5,000



 $       20,000

 $                     2,500



 $         5,000




 $                -  



 $       50,000







 $       35,000



 $       40,000



 $     112,000



 $     187,000

















6. Prize Details: Prizes are non-transferable. Guests may win once per drawing night. All prizes are final. There will not be a cash option for Grand Prizes. If a guest declines the Grand Prize, we will redraw for a different winner. All management decisions are final.


Standard Rules:

Eligibility: To participate in promotions; a complimentary Grand Rewards Players Club membership is required. To obtain a membership, Guests may visit the Grand Rewards Players Club counter located on premise. Guests must be 18 years of age or older. Persons in any of the following categories are NOT eligible to participate or win prizes in the Promotion: Associates of Grand Casinos, and any Associate assigned to the Marketing Department, Director Level Associates and above and their immediate household. Subject to all applicable laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.

Agreement to Official Rules: By participating in the Promotion, entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects.

Club Rules:  Grand Rewards cards and benefits are non-transferable and may not be brokered, bartered or sold.  Grand Rewards members distributing their cards to others than those registered to the account to obtain entries for drawings may be subject to membership revocation.  The Grand Rewards member obtaining the entries for others may be subject to revocation.  Grand Rewards cards are only for the personal use of the individuals to which they are issued.  Any other party may not use them and they are to be used in accordance with the Grand Rewards club rules. Employees of Mille Lacs Corporate Ventures, Grand casinos Mille Lacs and Hinckley, who have self-suppressed cannot obtain a Grand Rewards Club card or Benefits with six (6) months of suppression request.

Drawing Rules: The drawing drum will close one minute prior to the drawing.  Participants must be present to win, and have five (5) minutes to come to the tournament area or notify an associate that they are on their way once the participant’s name has been drawn and announced over the loudspeaker. Guest must provide any valid Government issued Photo ID (e.g. Passport, Tribal, Military, State or Federal issued picture identification), social security number and Grand Rewards Players Club card will be required to claim all prizes. Prizes do not include spending money, meals, gratuity, service charges, transportation costs, insurance, taxes and other expenses or items not specifically described as part of the prize.  Any and all taxes and/or fees associated with prize receipt, redemption and use are the sole responsibility of the winner. Failure to accept the prize in accordance with the rules will result in prize forfeiture. Drawings are physical and Guest must be present to win. Winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements.  Major prize winners must sign an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release in order to claim his/her prize. Grand Casino Mille Lacs and Hinckley Minnesota™ require you to provide information necessary to complete a 1099 form for all gifts, cash, or prizes it extends to you with a value of $100 or more in the event the cumulative total value per calendar year equals $600 or more.  Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Promotion if fraud, technical failure or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity of the Promotion as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prizes at random from among the eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Promotion or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately damage or undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion is a violation of criminal and civil law; and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

Non U.S. residents:  Grand Casino Mille Lacs and Hinckley Minnesota™ require you to provide necessary information to complete a 1042S form and pay a 30% tax at the time of receipt of any gift, cash, or prize regardless of dollar value.

Publicity: Except where prohibited, participation in the Promotion constitutes winner’s consent to Sponsor’s use of winner’s name, likeness, voice, opinions, biographical information, hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media without further payment or consideration.

General Conditions: Prizes offering accommodations are subject to certain restrictions and availability. Prizes do not include spending money, meals, gratuity, service charges, transportation costs, insurance, taxes and other expenses or items not specifically described as part of the prize. The winner understands and agrees that the vehicle does not come with a warranty and that he/she accepts the vehicle as is.  Grand Casinos is not responsible for any mechanical failures or any damages resulting therefrom.

Release: By entering this Promotion, entrant agrees to release and hold harmless Grand Casino Mille Lacs and Grand Casino Hinckley Associates and company’s officers, directors, employees and agents from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Promotion or receipt, redemption or use of the prize.

Sponsor: Grand Casino Hinckley, 777 Lady Luck Drive, Hinckley, MN  55037