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Are you looking for an amazing way to spend a day or evening?

How does a day or evening gambling cruise sound?

Ready to make some unforgettable memories?

Myrtle Beach Attraction
Sometimes we postpone the opportunity to have FUN. Yes, some real FUN!!!

We find ourselves in a rut doing the same things over and over, and not getting any satisfaction in return.

STOP – Let’s change that right now!

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7 Ways to Improve Your Gambling Skills!

Posted by Megan On May 11th

When was the last time you tried a new game on The Big “M” Casino?

Which games are your favorites?

Are there two or three that you play over and over again?

Gambling - Blackjack
So many people who visit The Big “M” Casino know exactly what game they want to play – which is great!

But some of our visitors aren’t quite sure of the rules for all the games, so they don’t play them. Missing out on an exciting opportunity to play at the tables or slot machines.

We understand when you watch some of the games they can be a bit overwhelming at first. That is why we offer our FREE online library with a series of FREE “How To” eBooks that are easy to download. You can read them at your leisure.

As you might have guessed, you are not alone with that overwhelming feeling. At The Big “M” Casino, we have reached out to all of our visitors by creating easy-to-follow eBooks on “how to” play each game.

The best part is they are FREE!

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Are you looking for a fun way to spend the day or evening? Do you like Vegas but can’t afford a trip right now?

Fort Myers Beach Attraction

Here’s the next best thing – join us on The Big “M” Casino cruise with our Vegas styling gambling! It’s a fun Fort Myers Beach attraction!

The Big “M” Casino sails year around, departing from the Moss Marine, offering both AM and PM cruises on our luxurious 162’ gambling ship! In addition to gambling we also offer our superb buffets,  bingo (on the AM cruise), and awesome entertainment (on Friday and Saturday PM cruises).

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Why People Love Playing Video Poker!

Posted by Megan On February 26th

Since video poker first appeared on the scene in the 1970s, players have fallen in love with the game.

Playing Video Poker

This is the seventh installment of
“How to Play Video Poker – What You Need to Know”
which can be downloaded for free from

Playing video poker offers many advantages for the serious and not-so-serious poker player…

Why Video Poker Tournaments Can Be the Way to Go!

Posted by Megan On February 12th

For players who enjoy the fun and strategy of video poker but want the thrill and challenge of competition, then video poker tournaments are the way to go!

Video Poker Tournaments

which can be downloaded for free from

Video poker tournaments are usually timed – five, ten, fifteen, or twenty minutes. The goal is to…

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It’s the month of “LOVE” !

Carolina Gambling

Come join us for Carolina gambling on the biggest casino ship in the Carolina’s!

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Myrtle Beach Casino Cruise – Offers Holiday Fun!

Posted by Megan On December 17th

Dec 2012 Events Calendar

Are you looking for a fun way to spend some time during your holiday break? Come and join us on our Myrtle Beach Casino Cruise. We’re giving away FREE 42″ Full LED HDTVs …

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Lotsa Slots - How to Play Slots FMB     Lotsa Slots - How to Play Slots - Myrtle Beach

Is it time for your fun break? Ready for a six hour mini vacation on one of our gambling cruise ships? You’ll enjoy the all you can eat buffet, table games, slot machines, daytime bingo, and nighttime entertainment!

Experience authentic Vegas-style casino action! Join us on our day or evening Fort Myers Beach Casino Cruise or Myrtle Beach Casino Cruise.

Interested in learning more about how to play the slot machines? Here’s our guide with tips:

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2: Slots 101

Posted by Megan On May 9th

Slots 101

This is the second installment of Lotsa Slots – How To Play Slots” which can be downloaded for free from

You basically purchase the right to play a slot machine, by inserting coins, cash, or a paper ticket with a barcode (in Ticket-In, Ticket-Out machines). The money or ticket is placed into a designated slot on the machine. You activate the machine and begin the game by pulling a lever, pressing a button, or (on most modern machines) by pressing a touchscreen on its face.

The game itself may involve skill or knowledge of the game on your part. But, most often, it creates the illusion of involving skill, but is actually just a game of chance.

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1: History of Slot Machines

Posted by Megan On April 25th

Fey's liberty bell slot machine (Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons User Nazox)

This is the first installment of Lotsa Slots – How To Play Slots” which can be downloaded for free from

Although the technology of today’s slot machines are quite impressive, slots have actually been around for over a century.

It all began in the 1890’s…when a man named Charles Fey from San Francisco, CA conceived of a poker machine with an automatic payout mechanism.

However, poker was very complex. With so many ways to win in a game of poker, it was nearly impossible to make a machine capable of creating an automatic payout for all the winning combinations.

Instead, Fey devised a machine with three spinning reels. They contained a total of five symbols, including horseshoes, diamonds, spades, hearts, and a Liberty Bell (which also gave the machine its name).

By replacing ten cards with five symbols and using three reels instead of five drums, the complexity of reading a win was considerably reduced, allowing Fey to devise an effective automatic payout mechanism.

Three bells in a row produced the biggest payoff, which was only ten nickels….

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