casino-table-games

5 Fun to Know Facts About Casinos

Spending time playing games at a casino is a wonderful way to spend some time and relax. The colorful games, action and sounds have an element of fun and excitement. Add in some of the other activities that you will find at Golden Acorn Casino, and you are sure to have a great time!
Many people who head out to casinos like to have some fast gambling facts that they can tell their friends about these gambling meccas. If you fall into this category, here are five casino facts and helpful gambling tips that you might enjoy:

1. Quick History of Slots

Charles August Fey invented the slot machine in 1895. He worked from the basement of his home to create his invention. His machines were placed in saloons and were wildly popular. He opened a slot factory in San Francisco in 1896. That site is a California historical landmark now.
Slot machines are now one of the most popular attractions in casinos. In some places, you will find slot machines in restaurants, bars and other establishments. These machines are easy to customize, so they can be set to accept a host of denominations, from penny slots on up to high dollar amounts. Continue reading…

Black Jack San Diego

Beat the Game: Black Jack Tips

Dozens of books and movies have been made about the ins and outs of black jack. While black jack is mostly a game of chance, the fact that there are a finite number of possible hands means statistics and strategy come into play. There’s hardly enough room to delve into all of the details in one blog, but there are a few tried-and-true rules that are worth remembering.

When to Stand

Getting overzealous is a surefire way to lose the hand at any casino near San Diego. Any time your hard hand is a 17 or greater, stay where you are. The pool of available cards that will keep you under 21 is small. The same is true of any soft hand from 19 to 21.

Continue reading…