Grateful Guest Wins Massive $464,896 Labor Day Weekend Jackpot at San Diego’s Favorite® Casino, Valley View Casino & Hotel 

Bianca Kasawdish
Public Relations &
Digital Content Director
InnoVision Marketing Group
(619) 356-3020 



SAN DIEGO– September 8, 2022 – During this year’s Labor Day Weekend, some spent their three-day vacation relaxing on the beach. However, Emilie C. skipped out on the beach and decided on a visit to Valley View Casino & Hotel. There, on September 4th, 2022, she was the lucky Valley View Casino & Hotel guest that won the $464,896.54 jackpot on the Ultimate Fire Link Explosion slot machine.  

Emilie began her night by betting $3 on the slot machine and to her luck, she won the jackpot soon after she started playing. As a frequent Valley View guest, she expresses her excitement for her jackpot win and her gratitude toward the Valley View  team members.  

“I am very excited and [this win is] literally going to make some life-changing things happen for me and my family,” said Emilie. “I will be able to pay off my student loans after 30 years and maybe start a small business. Valley View gives away the best prizes to their patrons and they have a lot of fun promotions. The staff is always extremely helpful, and always offers a welcoming and friendly environment every time I visit. It’s definitely my go-to casino.” 

Along with carrying the title of “Luckiest Casino,” Valley View Casino & Hotel also prides itself on offering every guest a beautiful, spacious, safe, contemporary environment, the most up-to-date, loosest slot machines and table games along with exceptional personalized service and award-winning food that all adds up to an unforgettable experience for every guest.   

“What a great way to end a fun Labor Day Weekend at our casino with Emilie’s big jackpot win,” said Todd Jackson, Vice President of Gaming Operations at Valley View Casino & Hotel. “We love seeing our guests win big, knowing what they can now do to change their life and their family’s lives for the better.” 

The casino offers a very generous Players Club where new guests can sign up free of charge and are immediately rewarded with over $100 in casino and restaurant offers and a free gift. Guests can sign up for free at the Players Club in the middle of the casino and enjoy wonderful benefits for choosing Valley View as their gaming and dining destination.  

With millions of dollars in jackpots awarded every month, Valley View Casino & Hotel has established its reputation as San Diego’s Luckiest Casino for both slot and table game players. Offering superior gaming and first-class guest service is just part of what makes Valley View Casino & Hotel the world-class destination it is today.   

Valley View Casino & Hotel is in Valley Center, just east of Escondido and south of Temecula. For more information, please visit All guests 21 and older are invited to enjoy the casino, restaurants and hotel.   

About Valley View Casino & Hotel 

Valley View Casino & Hotel, Southern California’s premier gaming destination, combines the thrill of all your favorite slots and table games with beautifully appointed hotel rooms, seven outstanding restaurants and unparalleled guest service. The casino features over 1,900 of the newest, most exciting slot machines and thrilling table games including Blackjack, Roulette, Pai Gow Poker and more, as well as the most rewarding Players Club around, offering all new members over $100 in free instant offers with no strings attached. Membership is always free.   

Guests can enjoy the spacious Main Casino and a large, private High Limit Slot Area along with many additional amenities and more. For gamers that prefer a non-smoking experience, the Non-Smoking Gaming areas feature hundreds of slot machines and a Non-Smoking Video Poker Bar that features gaming, creative cocktails and 16 ice-cold beers on tap.  

Exceptional dining options at Valley View Casino & Hotel include the iconic Maine Lobster Buffet; the award-winning Black&Blue Steakhouse and Lounge featuring a spectacular 3,300-gallon saltwater aquarium for guests to admire; The Café, offering classic breakfast and lunch favorites, Asian specialties, homemade desserts and more; Patties & Pints, with delicious American fare and a local craft beer bar; Sweets, a pastry, coffee and sandwich shop; Stix, an Asian noodle bar; and Snax, a 24-hour snack bar.  

With four unique bars and gaming thrills, there’s always something going on at Valley View Casino & Hotel. The luxury boutique hotel features 12 Luxury Suites (1,050 sq. ft.) and 96 Deluxe Rooms (520 sq. ft.) all with breathtaking views of the Palomar Mountain Range along with free internet, free valet service and a complimentary VIP breakfast.  

Valley View Casino & Hotel has once again been named #1 Luckiest Casino, #1 Best Promotions and #1 Best Slot Tournaments in the Southern California Gaming Guide’s 2020 Reader’s Choice Best Casino Awards. Their famous Maine Lobster Buffet is offered every night and their world-class Black&Blue Steakhouse was recognized as #1 Best Fine Dining. With millions of dollars in jackpots awarded every month, Valley View Casino & Hotel has solidified its reputation as San Diego’s Luckiest Casino for both slot players and table game players.   

Plus, the casino/hotel known around Southern California as San Diego’s Favorite® does not charge any resort fees or taxes while offering all guests complimentary valet and self-parking, making it a true first-class Las Vegas experience at a great value. Valley View Casino & Hotel is an enterprise of the San Pasqual Band of Mission Indians. All guests 21 and over are invited to enjoy the casino, restaurants and hotel. Valley View Casino & Hotel is located just 15 minutes northeast of Westfield North County Mall, just east of Escondido and south of Temecula. For more information about Valley View Casino & Hotel, please visit or call 760-291-5500.