Big Jackpot Winner in Tucson at Casino Del Sol

Wheel of Fortune Progressive Slot Machine pays out more than $431,000

Lights were flashing and bells were ringing even more than usual at Casino Del Sol on July 13, when a frequent guest at the casino sat down to play a $1 Progressive Wheel of Fortune® Triple Diamond slot machine. The lucky Tucson man, who asked to remain anonymous, was playing one of his favorite machines when it hit the statewide progressive jackpot awarding him $431,302.07.

“Casino Del Sol is raising expectations of our guests every day with fantastic games, promotions and amenities,” said Wendell Long, CEO of Sol Casinos. “When a big jackpot hits, it creates a unique level of excitement on the floor and we are thrilled to have had the jackpot hit at Sol Casinos again. We are proud to have awarded more than $1.6 million in progressive jackpots on our $1 Wheel of Fortune machines alone.”

The lucky Tucsonan said he plans to pay off his house and wants to become debt free, but continue working.

Casino Del Sol is the future home to Casino Del Sol Resort, Spa and Conference Center, scheduled to open 11/11/11; a 215-room, 161,000-square-foot resort and entertainment destination that features more than 65,000- square-feet of indoor and outdoor meeting and convention space. For more information, visit

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