Was it this snifter of Cognac or did that femme fatale whisper "play it again, Sam" and slip me a note? This deja vu was somewhere between Casablanca and Gotham City.
I gave the password to the doorman and rode the freight elevator into the abyss and entered the infamous midtown speakeasy, CASINO SAVOY. The band was swinging hard, dancers lindy hopping, burlesque au natural, and bespoke cocktails a force majeure. Dames were breaking hearts and gents dressed to the nines; so I placed all my chips on the table, and rolled the dice... Join us.
Friday, July 12th - 6:30pm to 1am
Big Deal Casino at 1 East 28th street
* Eyal Vilner Quintet w/vocalist Queen Esther *
* classic burlesque by Velvetina Taylor *
* DJ VaVa VOON *
* play blackjack, craps, and roulette!
* Get a “free” stack of chips to play (as there’s no cash gambling)!
* Beginner? Learn how to play casino games from pro dealers!
* Full bar all night, plus specialty cocktails!
* late night happy hour 12-1am!
* wood floor for dancing!
We’re thrilled to be featuring HENNESSY and for our VIP Ticket holders are offering 30-40min guided tastings of two of their famed Cognacs (VSOP and XO ) by Xavier Treuiller, Hennessy brand ambassador. And for everyone, the bar will feature cocktails with Hennessy, prepared by JJ, the casino’s awesome head bartender!
$15 early bird // $20 advance (ends 3pm) // $25 door (cash only after 7:30pm)
($10 Late Night: after 10:30pm / cash only)
$29 early bird // $35 advance (online ends 3pm) or door (cash only after 6:30pm)
includes: early entry at 6:30, guided Hennessy tasting at 6:45 by Xavier Treuiller, Hennessy brand ambassador, token good for a complimentary Hennessy cocktail, and a 30 min group lesson on one casino game (craps, roulette or blackjack) at 7:30pm.
NOTE: Early Bird sales endsJ uly 9th, and Advance tickets on sale July 10th
21+ to enter • dress to impress • no cash gambling allowed
doors at 6:30 for VIP Ticket holders and 7:30pm for General Admission
gaming 7:30-12:30 // band 8:00-12:00 // DJ & Bar all night
BIG DEAL CASINO is the only pro level certified casino & school in NYC. They offer classes on all casino games, dealer certification programs, and do many private events. We love that their craps and roulette tables are from the Tropicana, and its a women owned business! www.bigdeal.nyc