Mardi Gras Casino & Resort is an all inclusive casino located at the heart of the city of Nitro, WV. It is located just south of the Cross Lanes entrance of I-264, about two miles west of Charleston and about 36 miles south of Huntington, WV.
If you are visiting this site during Mardi Gras, then you will be able to find the most affordable prices when it comes to tickets. This is because during this time many of the hotels and restaurants have put up huge promotions and have increased their services. These days you can even use these same services to your advantage when purchasing tickets.
In addition to the best deals during Mardi Gras, the casinos also offer a variety of activities that cater to the entire family. The first of which is the Cross Lanes Kidzone. Here kids can spend the day playing basketball, volleyball and many other games. At this particular location children are not allowed to drink alcohol. You can also choose to take a ride on the roller coaster, the Big Apple and many other attractions that are located near the Kidzone.
At the casino itself, you will find many games to entertain your taste buds as well as the entire family. You may want to play blackjack, roulette, scratch cards or poker at one of the tables inside the casino.
At the casino itself, there are several bars that serve food as well as cocktails. A large selection of wines is available to purchase from the counter if you are looking for something that is a little more expensive. Most of the bars also have live music that you can enjoy.
On your way to the casino, you may want to stop in at the Cross Lanes Gift Shop, the Cross Lanes Restaurant and Casino and the Cross Lanes Bowling alley. There you will be able to purchase a wide variety of special Mardi Gras souvenirs. These items are sold at a very reasonable price. Many people choose to buy some of the souvenirs to give as gifts to their friends and family members.
Other than shopping, you will also be able to visit some of the museums inside the casino. Many of them feature artifacts that were used for many different historic events during Mardi Gras including Mardi Gras bonfires, fireworks, floats and more.
During the day, you can also visit the West End Market where you can purchase locally made foods as well as foods from around the world. At night, you may want to visit the bar or lounge for a few drinks while listening to some of the best music to make the evening even more fun.