Hey everyone!  Travis here with all that's good and great at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in August.  This have some awesome Tampa Bay area events happening next month, so be sure to stop by any, and all, of them!  So, let's get to it!

Every Tuesday in August (8/4, 8/11. 8/18, 8/25) participants will have a chance to win $1000 cash every hour from 1pm to 9pm. There will be a grand prize drawing at 9:30pm for a BMW Advanced Diesel Car or $30,000. Winners are responsible for all taxes related to the prize including but not limited to registration, insurance, sales and income tax.

Players Club members have a chance to win cash prizes ranging from $500 - $100,000 by playing "Royal Flush" every Wednesday in August (8/5, 8/12, 8/19 and 8/26).  Player will be allowed to select five (5) cards out of twenty (20) cards displayed on the “Royal Flush” game board to make a “hand”.  The winner will be awarded the amount associated with the “hand”.  ($500 = One pair, $750 = Two pair, $1000 = 3 of a kind, $1,500 = Straight, $2,500 = Full House, $10,000 = 4 of a kind, and $100,000 = Royal Flush). Earn entries July 30 - August 26, 2009. Must be present to win.

On Thursday, August 27, participants will have a chance to win $500 every hour from 2:00pm to 7:00pm followed by the grand prize drawings at 8:00pm for a 2010 Chevy Camaro v$30,010.  A cash option is not available on the camaro. Winners are responsible for all taxes related to the prize including but not limited to registration, insurance, sales and income tax. Earn entries August 3, - August 28, 2009. Must be present to win.

Over a Million Dollars will be given away between August 16-September 28, 2009. Every Sunday and Monday, Aug 16th - September 28th, two (2) participants will have a chance to win $10,000 cash every other hour.  Drawings will held at 12pm, 2pm, 4pm, 6pm, and 8pm on Aug 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, 31, September 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27 and 28, 2009. Earn entries August 9 - September 28, 2009. Must be present to win. Monday, August 3, 2009. A comedy show will be held in Floyd’s starring Richard Lewis.  Doors open at 7pm show starts at 8pm. General Admission. The event is open to the public for a $30 entry fee.  Cash bar.  Tickets on sale through Ticketmaster, at the door & Hard Rock Shop.

Monday, August 10, 2009. A comedy show will be held in Floyd’s starring ventriloquist Peter Hefty.  Doors open at 7pm show starts at 8pm. General Admission. The event is open to the public for a $20 entry fee.  Cash bar.  Tickets on sale through Ticketmaster, at the door & Hard Rock Shop.

Wednesday, August 12, 2009 at the WonderWall 12:01am - 1:00am following the Mayhem Tour Concert on Tuesday.  Meet & Greet select members from the Mayhem Tour including such bands as: Killswitch Engage, Cannibal Corpse, Behemoth, Black Dahlia Murder, Trivium and Manson.  Limit of one item to be autographed.  Must be 21 or older to attend. 

Book signing in the Lobby Bar August 14th from 5:30pm - 7:30pm.  Books may be purchased at the booking signing for $16.95. Players Club members will be able to purchase a seat in the $30,000 buy-in slot tournament on August 7 – 8, 2009. Cost is $75 dollars or 30,000 points. 

PC Members will play both days and individual scores will be totaled for both sessions and will be added to their total. The top 20 scores for the combined days will win cash prizes. Top score of each day will win $100 free play. 

And there you have it, things to do in Tampa Bay, only found at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.  If you need more info, just head over to www.seminolehardrock.com.

Until next time, keep checking back for our suggestions on the best Tampa Bay entertainment around.